John Rowan Penrose

John Rowan Penrose

Male 1813 - 1869  (56 years)

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  • Name John Rowan Penrose 
    Born 20 Aug 1813  Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1850  [2
    Shipping merchant 
    Residence 1850  Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1860  [3
    Merchant 
    Residence 1860  Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 11 Sep 1869  Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Burial 13 Sep 1869  St James the Less Episcopal Churchyard, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried 13 Sep 1869  Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Person ID I1609  mytree
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2018 

    Father Charles Penrose,   b. 14 Sep 1776, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1849, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ann Rowan,   b. 1 Oct 1779, Salem, Salem, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1846, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 16 Jan 1800  [7
    Notes 
    • Ann Rowan was the niece of the wife of Charles Penrose's uncle, Jonathan Penrose.
    Family ID F796  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Maria Burton,   b. 5 Dec 1817, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1896, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 19 Apr 1838  [8
    Children 
     1. Eliza Penrose,   b. 20 Mar 1839, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1902, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [natural]
     2. Anna Rowan Penrose,   b. 29 Nov 1840, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +3. Ellen Penrose,   b. 29 Oct 1847, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1916, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
     4. Charles Henry Penrose,   b. 8 Aug 1848, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1852  (Age 3 years)  [natural]
    +5. Walter Elliot Penrose,   b. 21 Nov 1851, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1891  (Age 39 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F795  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Aug 1813 - Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Sep 1869 - Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 13 Sep 1869 - St James the Less Episcopal Churchyard, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 13 Sep 1869 - Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    1850 US Census - Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA - New Market Ward (p375B)
    1850 US Census - Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA - New Market Ward (p375B)
    1860 US Census - Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA - Ward 8 (p401)
    1860 US Census - Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA - Ward 8 (p401)
    John R Penrose - Pennsylvania, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985
    John R Penrose - Pennsylvania, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985
    John Rowan Penrose 1869 gravestone
    John Rowan Penrose 1869 gravestone
    Anna Maria Burton - Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013
    Anna Maria Burton - Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013

  • Notes 
    • John Rowan Penrose was a prominent shipping merchant in Philadelphia, PA, and the senior partner of the firm Penrose & Burton.

  • Sources 
    1. [S71] History of the Penrose Family of Philadelphia, Josiah Granville Leach, (Name: Philadelphia, 1903;), p81.

    2. [S189] 1850 United States Federal Census, (Name: National Archives and Records Administration;), Year: 1850; Census Place: Philadelphia New Market Ward, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: M432_817; Page: 375B; Image: .
      John Penrose
      Anna M.
      Eliza
      Anna
      Ellen
      Charles


    3. [S188] 1860 United States Federal Census, (Name: National Archives and Records Administration;), Year: 1860; Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 8, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: ; Page: 401; Image: 407.
      Jno. Penrose,
      Ann,
      Ella,
      Walter

    4. [S244] Pennsylvania, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records.
      Record for Anna Maria Penrose and John Rowan Penrose, Church of St James the Less

    5. [S476] Find-A-Grave, John Rowan Penrose 1869.

    6. [S244] Pennsylvania, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Database online.
      Record for John R Penrose

    7. [S71] History of the Penrose Family of Philadelphia, Josiah Granville Leach, (Name: Philadelphia, 1903;), p65.

    8. [S71] History of the Penrose Family of Philadelphia, Josiah Granville Leach, (Name: Philadelphia, 1903;), p82.


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