Mary Priscilla Penney1

(circa March 1887 - )
Last EditedDec 18, 2016
FatherAmbrose Penney1 b. c Apr 1846
MotherMary Margaret Parsons1 b. s 1845
Name Variation Penny 
Birthcirca March 1887 Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism14 March 1887 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Baptized - Mary Priscilla of Ambrose Penny and Margaret Parsons. Sponsors William Pike and Mary Parsons".1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Baptisms 1833-1894, Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Mary Priscilla Penny, 14 March 1887.

Mary Teresa Penney1

(circa September 1879 - )
Last EditedDec 18, 2016
FatherAmbrose Penney1 b. c Apr 1846
MotherMary Margaret Parsons1 b. s 1845
Name Variation Penny 
Birthcirca September 1879 Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
BaptismSeptember 1879 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Baptized - Mary Teresa of Ambrose Penny and Margaret Parsons. Sponsors Stephen Parsons and Elizabeth Penny".1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-94. Listing for Baptism of Mary Teresa Penny, September 1879.

Michael Joseph Penney1

(26 August 1896 - )
Last EditedJan 20, 2021
Name Variation Penny 
Birth26 August 1896 Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism30 August 1896 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Baptized - at Burin, Michael Joseph, born 26 August 1896 to Thomas Penny and Margaret Lundrigan. Sponsors William Thomas Brushett and Anne Brushett."1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of Michael Joseph Penny, 26 August 1896.

Owen Penney1

(circa June 1864 - )
Last EditedNov 14, 2021
FatherGeorge Penney1 b. c Jul 1838
MotherElizabeth Dollimount1
Birthcirca June 1864 Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism3 June 1864 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; Transcription states baptism of Owen Penny, of George Penny and Elizabeth Dolemont; sponsors Thos. Pine and Mrs. Dolemount (sic). Performed by Rob't Brennam.1 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Baptisms, St. Bernard's, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1860-1868 data base (transcribed by Bill Crant and Phil Jeddore), p. 13. Listing the baptism of Owen Penny, 03 June 1864.

Owen Joseph Penney1,2

(16 January 1876 - )
Last EditedJan 27, 2021
FatherIsaac W. Penney3 b. 6 Jun 1846, d. 23 Apr 1913
MotherAnn Drake3 b. 22 Feb 1846, d. 23 Aug 1930
Birth16 January 1876 St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; There is an application for a birth registration for Owen Joseph Penny, born January 16th 1877 in St. Jacques, son of Isaac Penny, seaman, and Anne Penny. The application is submitted by a Richard Owen Penny of St. John, New Brunswick on December 13th, 1934. (I am making a guess that this is the same Owen Penny baptized on 22 March 1876 - either the baptismal date was transcribed incorrectly or Owen Penny has his birth year wrong). The 1901 Census states he was born January 16, 1875.; Witness=Richard Owen Penney3,2,4 
Baptism22 March 1876 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; Transcription states Owen Penny, of Issac Penny and Ann Drake; sponsors Isaac Burke and Eliz. Penny. Performed by V. F. Reardon in St. Jacques.; Witness=Isaac Burke3 
(Witness) Marriage6 November 1899 St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada; Transcription states that Joseph Penny (sic), born St. Jacques, Newfoundland is the son of Isaac Penny and Annie Drake and his bride, Lucy Penny, born Great Jarvis, Newfoundland, is the daughter of John Penny and Mary McDonald. Witnesses were Owen Penny and Minnie Penny.; Principal=Lucy Penney, Principal=Joseph Penney1 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Nova Scotia Marriages, Roots in Newfoundland, St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia, RC Marriages 1895 - 1900 data base (transcribed by Ed Chafe). Listing the marriage of Joseph Penny to Lucy Penny, 6 November 1899.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newfoundland, Canada, Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1850-1949 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017.
    Original data:Miscellaneous delayed birth registrations for Newfoundland, 1840-1915 (boxes 1-34), Newfoundland. Registrar of Vital Statistics; Provincial Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador, Newfoundland. Birth of Owen Joseph Penny, 16 January 1877.
  3. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Baptisms, St. Bernard's, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1876-1883 data base (transcribed by Bill Crant and Phil Jeddore), p. 78. Listing the baptism of Owen Penny, 22 March 1876.
  4. [S387] 1901 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, Census Place: Halifax (City/Cité) Ward/Quartier No 5, Halifax (City/Cité), Nova Scotia; Page: 14; Family No: 148, line 11-17.

Patrick Penney1

(circa July 1857 - )
Last EditedJul 6, 2016
FatherIsaac Penney1 b. c 1813
MotherMargaret Burke1 b. s 1825
Name Variation Penny 
Birthcirca July 1857 Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism20 July 1857 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as Isaac Penny & Margaret Burke. Witnesses - Patrick Burk (sic) and Elizabeth Kinsella."1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, 1833-94. Listing for Baptism of Patrick Penney, 20 July 1857.

Patrick Penney1

(say 1860 - )
Last EditedDec 18, 2016

Family

Ellen Emberly b. s 1860
Marriage Bride=Ellen Emberly1 
Child
Name Variation Penny 
Birthsay 1860 1 
Marriage Bride=Ellen Emberly1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Baptisms 1833-1894, Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Isaac Penny, 30 September 1885.

Patrick Penney1

(8 October 1890 - )
Last EditedJan 31, 2017
FatherClement Penney1 b. c Feb 1856
MotherEllen Coady1 b. s 1855
Name Variation Penny 
Birth8 October 1890 Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism10 October 1890 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Parents Clement Penny and Ellen Coady. Witnesses Ambrose Penny and Mary Joseph Pike."1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of Patrick Penny, 10 October 1890.

Peter Penney1

(circa March 1874 - )
Last EditedDec 18, 2016
FatherAmbrose Penney1 b. c Apr 1846
MotherMary Margaret Parsons1 b. s 1845
Name Variation Penny 
Birthcirca March 1874 Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism10 April 1874 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Baptized - Nathan (or maybe William) Peter of Ambrose Penny and Mary Margaret Parsons. Sponsors Clementine Penny and Susan Brien".1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Baptisms 1833-1894, Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Peter Penny, 10 April 1874.

Pius Joseph Penney1

ChartsDescendants of John Marshall & Mary Houlihan
Descendants of John Hartson & Roseanna Spencer
(1 June 1909 - August 1954)
Last EditedApr 16, 2017
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Patricia Ann Monogue
FatherIsaac Penney b. c Jun 1860, d. 3 Mar 1947
MotherCaroline Marshall b. 1875, d. 5 Apr 1912
Name Variation Penny 
Birth1 June 1909 North Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada2,3,4 
(Witness) CensusJune 1911 North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada; "Isaac Penny" HH, born June, 1860 in Newfoundland, age 50, race English, nationality Canadian, religion Catholic, labourer in a coal mine. Appears to say that he worked 40 weeks for 25 hours a week for $600 earnings (all is difficult to read). His family is living with him and they are all English, Canadian, Catholic.
"Carry", wife, born August 1875, 36, born Newfoundland.
Martha, daughter, born Aug. 1899 in NL, 12.
Rita, daughter, born Nov. 1906 in Nova Scotia, 4.
Pius, son, born Dec. 1909 in Nova Scotia, 2.; Principal=Isaac Penney5 
(Witness) CensusJune 1921 Lorne Street, North Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada; Listed as: William Hannem, Head of Dwelling House #126 in North Sydney on Lorne Street. He rents his house and it is wooden. He is married, aged 29 years and he was born in Nfld., his parents were born in Nfld. He came to N.S. in 1905. He is Catholic and can read and write and is a truck driver (appears to say for the Eastern W. Co.) and his income was $720. His neighbors are John Johnston and James Hanam (his father). Living with him:
Martha P., wife, aged 22, born Nfld. as were her parents, Catholic, can read and write, came to NS in 1907.
Caroline, daugher, aged 2, born NS.
William Joseph, son, aged 8 months, born NS.
Puis Penny, brother, aged 12, student, born NS, parents born Nfld.
John, son, single, 26, Born Nfld., Catholic, emigrated to NS in 1905, can read and write, appears to say that he works as a store cashier in Mason goods.
Charles, son, single, 24, Born Nfld., Catholic, emigrated to NS in 1905, can read and write, type of worker is not readable.
Mary, daughter, single, 23, Born Nfld., Catholic, emigrated to NS in 1905, can read and write, works as a sales lady in a Co-op store.
George, son, single, 22, Born Nfld., Catholic, emigrated to NS in 1905, can read and write, type of worker is not readable.
Richard, son, single, 19, Born Nfld., Catholic, emigrated to NS in 1905, can read and write, also can speak French, operator in the telegraph station.
James C., son, single, 16, Born Nfld., Catholic, emigrated to NS in 1905, can read and write, also can speak French, operator in the telegraph station.
Patrick, son, single, 14, Born Nova Scotia, Catholic, can read and write, also can speak French, student.
Douglas, son, single, 12, Born Nova Scotia, Catholic, can read and write, also can speak French, student.
Gordon, son, single, 9, Born Nova Scotia, Catholic, can read and write, student.; Principal=William Michael Hanam3 
(Witness) Immigration18 May 1923 Yarmouth, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, Canada; Listing: No.453, appears to have left North Sydney on May 18 on the S.S. Bruce and landed in Yarmouth on May 18 and then trasferred to the SS. Prince George. Head tax 19861, Martha Hanam, aged 24, English, last residence is Sydney, closest relative in Canada is James Hanam, final destination is Worcester. Paid for herself. Going to meet husband, Wm. of 61 Lyman St. Is 5'2", lt. complexion, lt. hair, blue eyes, born Burin, Nfld. Travelling with her - Caroline, aged 4, Wm. J., aged 2 yrs., 6 months, Eliz., aged 1 1/2 years, Pius Penney, aged 13, able to read. Pius lists that he is going to see his father Isaac at 6 Hyman St. Children's birth place is listed as Sydney, Pius as No. Sydney, NS.; Principal=Martha Margaret Penney4 
Address1929 117 Austin Street, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States; Listed as a "slipper maker", living at this address. He is living with his sister, Martha, and her husband.1 
(Witness) Census4 April 1930 Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States; "William M. Hanam" HH #61, address 168 Chandler, several other families living in same building. William is renting for $25, male, white, 38, married at age 27, can read and write, born Canada English, as were his parents. His main language is English. He emigrated in 1923 and is naturalized. Works as a machine operator in screw manufacturing. He is currently employed and is not a veteran. Members of his family are:
Martha M., wife, white, 30, married at age 19, can read and write, born Canada English, as were her parents. Her main language is English. She emigrated in 1923 and is naturalized. She is not employed.
Caroline P., daughter, 10, attended school, born Canada as were her parents, emigrated 1923.
William J., son, 9, born Canada English, attended school, emigrated 1923.
Elizabeth M., daughter, 8, attended school, born Canada English, emigrated in 1923.
Raymond M., son, 7, attended school, born Massachusetts.
Marion C., daughter, 4, born Mass.
Eleanor M., daughter, 3, born Mass.
Beverly J., daughter, 1, born Mass.
Penny, Pius J., brother-in-law, single, male, 20, born Canada English as were his parents. Emigrated in 1923, works as a lathe hand in pistol manufacturing, is employed, is not a veteran.; Principal=William Michael Hanam6 
DeathAugust 1954 7 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. (Listing for Pius J. Penney, 1929, Worcester, Mass.).
  2. [S108] E-Mail, Russell Hanam to Patricia Balkcom, January 8, 1997.
  3. [S957] 1921 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Sixth Census of Canada, 1921. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada, 2013. Series RG31. Folder Number: 40; Census Place: North Sydney (Town), Cape Breton North and Victoria, Nova Scotia; Page Number: 15. Listing for Dwelling #126, Line 1, William Hannem (sic). Ancestry Image #16 of 47.
  4. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1956 [database on-line]. Original Data: The National Archives at Washington, D.C.; Manifests of Passengers Arriving at St. Albans, VT, District through Canadian Pacific and Atlantic Ports, 1895-1954; National Archives Microfilm Publication: M1464; Roll: 492; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service; Record Group Number: 85 Listing for Martha Hannam, arrival December 1923. Ancestry Image #463 of 626.
  5. [S513] 1911 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Census of Canada, 1911. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada, 2007. http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1911/Pages/…. Series RG31-C-1. Statistics Canada Fonds. Microfilm reels T-20326 to T-20460. Census Place: 12, Cape Breton North-Victoria, Nova Scotia; Page: 33; Line #45 - 50. Listing for Isaac Penny. Accessed July 26, 2016.
  6. [S506] 1930 U.S. Census, online www.ancestry.com, Census Place: Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: 971; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0102; WARD 8 (PART), BOUNDED BY (N) WOODLAND, CHANDLER; (E) PIEDMONT; (S) DAVIS, QUEEN; (W) KINGSBURY. Image: 45.0; FHL microfilm: 2340706. Listing for William M. Hanam. Ancestry Image #5 & 6 of 20.
  7. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011. (Listing for Pius Penney, born 1 June 1909, died Aug. 1954).

Priscilla Penney1

Last EditedJun 12, 2016
Name Variation Penny 
Note It appears that there were two Priscilla Penney(s) as in the baptism of May 1848 of Susan Penney, the mother is listed as Priscilla Butler (married name Penney) and the witness is also a Priscilla Penney.; Principal=Priscilla Butler1 
(Witness) Baptism2 February 1847 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Julia, parents Clement Benning and Susan Penny. Godparents Mathew Marshall and Priscilla Penny.; Principal=Julia Benning2 
(Witness) Baptism3 September 1849 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; Isabella, parents Richard Marshall and Marian Penney. Godparents Joseph Penney and Priscilla Penney.; Principal=Isabella Marshall3 
(Witness) Baptism2 May 1850 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; George, parents Matthew Marshall and Fanny Penney. Godparents Doctor (?) McNeely and Priscilla Penney.; Principal=George Marshall4 
(Witness) Baptism12 August 1850 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; Eliza, parents Isaac Penney and Margaret Burke. Godparents Dennis Burke and Priscilla Penney.; Principal=Eliza Penney5 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Susan Penney, May 1848.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Julia Benning, 02 February 1847.
  3. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Isabella Marshall, 03 September 1849.
  4. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of George Marshall, 02 May 1850.
  5. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Eliza Penney, 12 August 1850.

Priscilla Penney1

(say 1825 - )
Last EditedJan 27, 2021

Family

Children
Name Variation Penny 
Birthsay 1825  
(Witness) Marriage7 January 1849 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married - Isaac Penny & Margaret Burke. Witnesses - Joseph Penny & Priscilla Penny."; Groom=Isaac Penney, Bride=Margaret Burke2 
Married Name8 May 1850 Burke3 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, 1833-94. Listing for Baptism of Isaac Burke, 20 July 1857.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 4, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Marriages, 1833-99. Listing for Marriage of Isaac Penny & Margaret Burke, 07 January 1849.
  3. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 4, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Marriages, 1833-99. Listing for Marriage of Owen Burke & Priscilla Penny, 08 May 1850.
  4. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Nova Scotia Marriages, St. Mary's R. C. Basilica, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Marriage of Michael Joseph Burke and Mary Frances Penny, 15 November 1887.
  5. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Baptisms, St. Bernard's, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1860-1868 data base (transcribed by Bill Crant and Phil Jeddore), p. 13. Listing the baptism of William Thomas Burke, 25 August 1864.
  6. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Baptisms, St. Bernard's, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1860-1868 data base (transcribed by Bill Crant and Phil Jeddore), p. 18. Listing the baptism of Francis (sic) Philomena Burke, 15 August 1867.

Richard Penney1

(circa 1877 - )
Last EditedOct 28, 2015

Family

Mary Joseph Marshall b. 22 Mar 1886
Marriage24 November 1904 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; "Mary Joe Marshall, 19, spinster, Catholic, a resident of Burin married to Richard Penney, 27, bachelor, also Catholic and living in Burin. Witnesses were Ellie Marshall and William Penney. The officiating priest was P.M. O'Connor.; Principal=Mary Joseph Marshall, Witness=Ellen Marshall1 
Name Variation Penny 
Birthcirca 1877 Newfoundland, Canada1 
Marriage24 November 1904 Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Mary Joe Marshall, 19, spinster, Catholic, a resident of Burin married to Richard Penney, 27, bachelor, also Catholic and living in Burin. Witnesses were Ellie Marshall and William Penney. The officiating priest was P.M. O'Connor.; Principal=Mary Joseph Marshall, Witness=Ellen Marshall1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-266-12439-9204-5 : accessed 28 October 2015), Marriages 1901-1903, Volume 04 > image 473 of 493; Provincial Archives, St. John's. (Marriage Registration for Mary Jo Marshall and Richard Penney, November 24, 1904).

Richard Henry Penney1

(circa July 1877 - )
Last EditedDec 18, 2016
FatherAmbrose Penney1 b. c Apr 1846
MotherMary Margaret Parsons1 b. s 1845
Name Variation Penny 
Birthcirca July 1877 Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism14 July 1877 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Baptized - Richard Henry of Ambrose Penny and Margaret Parsons. Sponsors Mathew Marshall and Mary O'Neill".1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-94. Listing for Baptism of Richard Henry Penny, 14 July 1877.

Richard Owen Penney1

Last EditedJan 27, 2021
(Witness) Birth16 January 1876 St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; There is an application for a birth registration for Owen Joseph Penny, born January 16th 1877 in St. Jacques, son of Isaac Penny, seaman, and Anne Penny. The application is submitted by a Richard Owen Penny of St. John, New Brunswick on December 13th, 1934. (I am making a guess that this is the same Owen Penny baptized on 22 March 1876 - either the baptismal date was transcribed incorrectly or Owen Penny has his birth year wrong). The 1901 Census states he was born January 16, 1875.; Principal=Owen Joseph Penney2,1,3 
Residence13 December 1934 New Brunswick, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newfoundland, Canada, Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1850-1949 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017.
    Original data:Miscellaneous delayed birth registrations for Newfoundland, 1840-1915 (boxes 1-34), Newfoundland. Registrar of Vital Statistics; Provincial Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador, Newfoundland. Birth of Owen Joseph Penny, 16 January 1877.
  2. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Baptisms, St. Bernard's, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1876-1883 data base (transcribed by Bill Crant and Phil Jeddore), p. 78. Listing the baptism of Owen Penny, 22 March 1876.
  3. [S387] 1901 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, Census Place: Halifax (City/Cité) Ward/Quartier No 5, Halifax (City/Cité), Nova Scotia; Page: 14; Family No: 148, line 11-17.

Rita Maud Elizabeth Penney1,2

ChartsDescendants of John Marshall & Mary Houlihan
Descendants of John Hartson & Roseanna Spencer
(4 April 1907 - 6 February 1980)
Last EditedFeb 18, 2017
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Patricia Ann Monogue
FatherIsaac Penney1 b. c Jun 1860, d. 3 Mar 1947
MotherCaroline Marshall1 b. 1875, d. 5 Apr 1912

Family

Exeos J. LaRocque b. 14 Mar 1898, d. Jun 1967
Marriage1923 Worcester, Massachusetts, United States; Principal=Exeos J. LaRocque4,5 
Children
Name Variation Penny 
Birth4 April 1907 North Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada; In a Delayed Registration of Birth applied for on Nov. 9, 1962 at Ayer, Middlesex County, Mass. it stated:
Rita Maud Penny (sic), female, born April 4, 1907 in North Sydney, Nova Scotia of father, Isaac Penny and mother Caroline Marshall. Parents were married at time of birth. Father was living in North Sydney at time of birth and was working as a longshoreman. He was born in Newfoundland and had died before this application was made.
Application was made by Rita Larocque living at 72 Lyman Street, Worcester, Mass. Witness was Martha Penny Hanam of 17 Irving St., Worcester. It states she is the elder sister (by 9 years) of Rita. Also states the baptismal record from St. Joseph's Church in North Sydney was presented which stated she was baptized on May 5, 1907


3,2 
Baptism5 May 1907 St. Joseph Catholic Church, North Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada; "Rita Maud Penny was born April 4, 1907 and baptized May 5, 1907. Parents Isaac Penny and Caroline Marshall." This was the abstract provided for the Delayed Registration of Birth.2 
(Witness) CensusJune 1911 North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada; "Isaac Penny" HH, born June, 1860 in Newfoundland, age 50, race English, nationality Canadian, religion Catholic, labourer in a coal mine. Appears to say that he worked 40 weeks for 25 hours a week for $600 earnings (all is difficult to read). His family is living with him and they are all English, Canadian, Catholic.
"Carry", wife, born August 1875, 36, born Newfoundland.
Martha, daughter, born Aug. 1899 in NL, 12.
Rita, daughter, born Nov. 1906 in Nova Scotia, 4.
Pius, son, born Dec. 1909 in Nova Scotia, 2.; Principal=Isaac Penney3 
Married Name1923 LaRocque4 
Marriage1923 Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States; Principal=Exeos J. LaRocque4,5 
ImmigrationNovember 1923 United States; Rita Penney, is listed on a ship's manifest in Yarmouth, NS seeking permission to enter the USA. She is 16, born in No. Sydney, NS and that was her last residence and her closest relative in Canada is her sister, Mrs. Martha Hannam. Her final destination is Pawtucket, RI to visit her aunt Mrs. C.D. Raymont at 89 Quincy Ave. She is 5'2" tall, med complexion, brown hair, blue eyes6 
(Witness) Census3 April 1930 73 Lyman Street, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States; "Exios LaRocque", head of Family #49, living at 73 Lyman Street. Is renting for $15, owns a radio, male, white, 32, married, was 25 when he married, able to read and write, born Mass., father born NY, mother born Canada - French. Works as a chaffeur for a taxi company, wage earner currently employed, not a veteran. Living with him:
Rita M., wife, female, 23, married, was 16 when married, can read and write, born Canada-English, parents born Canada-English. Emigrated in 1922, is an alien, speaks English, not employed.
Viola M., daughter, 3 yrs, 4 months, born Mass.
Evelyn R., daughter, aged 2, born Mass.
Estelle M., daughter, aged 11 months, born Mass.; Principal=Exeos J. LaRocque5 
(Witness) DeathJune 1967 Principal=Exeos J. LaRocque7 
Death6 February 1980 Worcester, Massachusetts, United States8 

Citations

  1. [S7] Letter, Matthew Marshall to Patricia Balkcom, November 27, 1981.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Original Record online at Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics at www.novascotiagenealogy.com. Registration Year 1907, page 99100360, listing for Rita Maud Penny accessed through Ancestry.com.
  3. [S513] 1911 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Census of Canada, 1911. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada, 2007. http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1911/Pages/…. Series RG31-C-1. Statistics Canada Fonds. Microfilm reels T-20326 to T-20460. Census Place: 12, Cape Breton North-Victoria, Nova Scotia; Page: 33; Line #45 - 50. Listing for Isaac Penny. Accessed July 26, 2016.
  4. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Marriage Index, 1901-1955 and 1966-1970 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
  5. [S506] 1930 U.S. Census, online www.ancestry.com, Census Place: Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: 970; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0097; Image: 931.0; FHL microfilm: 2340705. Listing for Exios J. LaRocque. Ancestry Image #5 of 49.
  6. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1956 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
    Original data: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, RG 85. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. See Full Source Citations, Roll #489. Listing for Rita Penney, Ancestry Image #512-3 of 1105. Accessed July 26, 2016.
  7. [S378] 1881 Census of Canada, online www.ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011. Listing for Exeos Larocque, born 14 March 1898, died June 1967. Last Residence Worcester, Mass.
  8. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
  9. [S506] 1930 U.S. Census, online www.ancestry.com, Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: 970; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0097; Image: 931.0; FHL microfilm: 2340705. Image # 5 of 49 on Ancestry.com, entry for Exios J. LaRocque, line 14.
  10. [S431] Web site: Govier Brothers Mortuary and Crematory website at https://www.meaningfulfunerals.net/home/index.cfm. Listing for Robert LaRocque posted in November, 2015. Accessed May 15, 2016.

Sarah Penney1

(circa June 1885 - )
Last EditedDec 18, 2016
FatherClement Penney1 b. c Feb 1856
MotherEllen Coady1 b. s 1855
Name Variation Penny 
Birthcirca June 1885 Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism22 June 1885 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Baptized - Sarah (middle name is very difficult to read) of Clement Penny and Ellen Cody. Sponsors John Cody and Katie Cody".1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Baptisms 1833-1894, Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Sarah Penny, 07 March 1885.

Susan Penney1

(circa May 1848 - )
Last EditedDec 18, 2016
FatherJohn Penney1 b. c 1815
MotherPriscilla Butler1 b. s 1815
Name Variation Penny 
Birthcirca May 1848  
BaptismMay 1848 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Susan, parents John Penney and Priscilla Butler. Godparents Patrick Hurly & Priscilla Penney.1 
(Witness) Marriage7 November 1869 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married - Ambrose Penney & Margaret Parsons. Witnesses - Matt Marshall and Susan Penney".; Principal=Ambrose Penney, Principal=Mary Margaret Parsons2 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Susan Penney, May 1848.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 4, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Marriages, 1833-99. Listing for Marriage of Ambrose Penney & Margaret Parsons, 07 November 1869.

Susan Penney1

(say 1850 - )
Last EditedJan 12, 2017

Family

James Bryan b. c Jul 1850
Marriage2 November 1870 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; "James Brien married Susan Penny, witnesses: Mat Marshall and Julia Benning."; Groom=James Bryan2 
Children
Name Variation Penny 
Name Variation O'Brien 
Birthsay 1850 1 
Marriage2 November 1870 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "James Brien married Susan Penny, witnesses: Mat Marshall and Julia Benning."; Groom=James Bryan2 
Married Name2 November 1870 Bryan2 
(Witness) Baptism12 November 1880 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents listed as David Coady and Mary Brien. Godparents were Matthew Marshall and Susan Brien.; Principal=Ignatius Coady3 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-94. Listing for Baptism of Richard William Bryan, 06 May 1875.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242: Parish Registers of Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Item 4 - Marriages, 1833-1899. Listing of Marriage of James Brien and Susan Penny, 02 November 1870.
  3. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242: Parish Registers of Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Item 3 - Baptisms, 1833-1894. Listing for baptism of Ignatius Coady, 12 November 1880.
  4. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-94. Listing for Baptism of Mary Eliza Rose O'Brien, 25 October 1875.
  5. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-94. Listing for Baptism of Mary Priscilla O'Brien, 30 November 1879.
  6. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242: Parish Registers of Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Item 3 - Baptisms, 1833-1894. Listing for baptism of ____ Mary Brien, 03 February 1883.

Susanna Penney1

(8 July 1893 - )
Last EditedJan 20, 2021
Name Variation Penny 
Birth8 July 1893 Salt Pond, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism21 August 1893 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Baptized - at Burin, Susanna, born 08 July 1893 in Salt Pond to Thomas Penny, fisherman and Susanna Lundrigan (or Handrigan). Sponsors Richard Penny and Elizabeth Hartstone."1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of Susanna Penney, 21 August 1893.

Susanna Penney1

(1836 - )
Last EditedJan 21, 2021
MotherMartha Slaney2 b. s 1795

Family

Captain Thomas Byrne b. s 1830
Marriage4 November 1854 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; "Mar'd. Thomas Byrne & Susanna Penny. Wits: Thomas Penny & Mary Marshall."; Principal=Captain Thomas Byrne, Witness=Mary Marshall1 
Birth1836 Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism29 September 1836 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Susanna of John Penny and Martha Sleany. Wit: Michael Fitzpatrick and Martha Sleany."2 
Married Name4 November 1854 Byrne1 
Marriage4 November 1854 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; "Mar'd. Thomas Byrne & Susanna Penny. Wits: Thomas Penny & Mary Marshall."; Principal=Captain Thomas Byrne, Witness=Mary Marshall1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland; Marriages 1833-1899; Film #2169242, Item 4; DGS #7920336; marriage of Susanna Penney and Thomas Byrne, 04 November 1854.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of Susanna, of John Penney and Martha Slaney, 28 September 1836.

Susanna Penney1

(1844 - )
Last EditedJan 21, 2021
FatherIsaac Penney1 b. s 1818
MotherMarian Slaney1 b. s 1818
Birth1844 Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism15 September 1844 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of Susanna, of Isaac Penney and Marian Slaney, 15 September 1844.

Susannah Penney1,2,3

(May 1819 - 28 October 1895)
Last EditedDec 8, 2021
FatherIsaac Penney4 b. c 1781, d. 1860
MotherElizabeth Huelan4 b. s 1792

Family 1

Clement Pitt Benning Esq. b. c 1785, d. 30 May 1865
Marriagecirca 1837 Newfoundland, Canada; Groom=Clement Pitt Benning Esq.5 
Children

Family 2

John O'Neill Esq. b. c 1799, d. 5 Feb 1870
Marriage29 January 1867 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; "John O'Neill & Susanna Benning. Wit: Thomas and Frances Marshall. by Rich'd O'Donnell."; Principal=John O'Neill Esq.10 
Name Variation Susanna Penny 
BirthMay 1819 Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Date and place based on information in death registration and obituary.4 
Marriagecirca 1837 Newfoundland, Canada; Groom=Clement Pitt Benning Esq.5 
Married Namecirca 1837 Benning5 
(Witness) Baptism23 February 1846 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Mary of Richard Marshall and MaryAnn Penny. Witnesses: Matthew Marshall and Susanna Benning."; Principal=Mary Marshall6 
Occupation10 March 1859 Lamaline, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "By Authority - His Excellency the Governor in Council has been pleased to appoint Clement Benning, Esq. to be Stipendiary Magistrate at Lamaline, in the district of Burin. His Excellency has also been pleased to appoint Clement Benning, Esq. to be a Notary Public for the Southern District of this Island.
Secretary's Office, 10th May 1859 - Gazette"7 
Land1 April 1860 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; This document implies that John O'Neill and Richard Marshall were trustees for Susannah (daughter of Isaac Penney and Elizabeth Huelan) Benning and possibly for their 12 children in case of her husband Clement Benning's death. Clement did die 5 years after this document was signed. Two years after his death, Susannah married John O'Neil, the trustee. The land sold in this document belonged to William Hooper, the husband of Richard Marshall's sister.
Transcription of the document:
"Wm Hooper To John ONeil & R Marshall Trustees
This Indenture made the twentieth day April in the year of Our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Sixty between William Hooper of Burin in the Island of Newfoundland Esquire of the one part and John ONeil and Richard Marshall of the same place Gentlemen Trustees as hereafter named of the other part. Witnesseth that the said William Hooper for and in consideration of the sum of Five shillings of current money of the said Island, to him in hand and truly paid by the said John ONeil and Richard Marshall the receipt and payment thereof and hereby duly acknowledge and released hath granted bargaines ? assigned ? and released and by these presents doth grant bargain sale assign ? and release unto the said John O'Neil and Richard Marshall their Heirs executors administrators and assigns all that piece or parcel of ground situate lying and being in Burin aforesaid in the same Island and bounded as follows that is today commencing at the angle formed in the South East side of the Public Road leading from Mr. P. Morris to the Court House and the ? or path lay leading from the same public Road to Mr. ONeil's Dwelling House thence by the said road to the small stream of water or brook on the south side of the said Road about thirty feet more or less from the corner of the store, including and comprising the whole dwelling House, Garden and small Meadow Stage Cove Wharf and Store, together with all the land wash and all the land formerly claimed by Richard Bishop situate to the East, South East and South including all that land in front of which the Weslayan Church formerly stood. Thus having as a separate and distinct peoperty of the whole of the land buildings gardens is situate to the South and North West of the said Public Road together with the right of the cove abutted to the East by Mr. O'Neil's Store and Wharf and the land back to the Public Road at Right angles with Mr. O'Neils Store on the West Side together with all and ? the Houses and Out Houses tenements ways Paths Waters Easements ? and appurtances whatsoever to the said piece ? and premises belonging or in any wise appertaining and the yearly sum of the rents issues and ? there of and every part and parcel thereof; and also all the estate rights and to the Interest trust ? claim or demand whatsoever doth at ? equity of the said William Hooper in or to on out of the said piece or parcel of ground tenements and premises and every part thereof. To Have and to Hold the said piece or parcel of ground tenements and premises with the appurtenances herein before mentined to be conveyed and granted unto the said John ONeil and Richard Marshall their Heirs executors and administrators and addings forever. And the said William Hooper for himself his Heirs executors and administrators doth hereby covenant with the said John ONeil and Richard Marshall their Heirs executors and administrators and assigns in manner following that is to say that the said piece or parcel of ground and premises hereby conveyed and assured are cleared of all encumbrances whatsover and that the said William Hooper ? himself good sight full power and authority to convey and assure the said piece or parcel and promises in manner aforesaid and that they the said John ONeil and Richard Marshall as such trustees their Heirs executors administrators and assigns shall and may from time to time forever hereafter quietly and peaceably have hold and occupy possess and enjoy the said piece and parcel of ground and premises with the appurtances so granted and conveyed as aforesaid for the uses trusts intents and purposes hereinafter declared concerning the same without the let trouble molesation or interruption of or by the said William Hooper his heirs executors adminstrators assigns or of or by any other person or persons lawfully claiming or to claim from by or under or in trust for him them or any of them or from by or through his or their ancestors or any of them and lastly that he the said William Hooper his executors or administrators and all other persons having or lawfully claiming or who shall or may have or lawfully claim any estate right title trust or interest at law or in equity of in to or out of the said piece or parcel of ground and premises with the appurtancesin any part thereof by or under on in trust for him them or any of them or by or under his or their ancestors or legal representatives shall and will from time to time and at all times hereafter upon any reasonable request and at the cost and charge of the said John O'Neil and Richard Marshall their their Heirs executors and administrators or assigns make do and execute all such further and lawful and reasonable acts deeds and conveyances in the law whathereon for the further better more perfect and absoute granting conveying and assuring of the same piece or parcel of ground and premises with the appurtances for who uses intents and purposes aforsesaid as by the said John O'Neill and Richard Marshall their Heirs executors and administrators or his or their Counsel ? in the law advised declared or required, promised always and it is here by declared and agreed on by and between the sais parties to these presents that the said land tenements and premises with the rights members privileges and appurtances so conveyed and described as aforesaid are to be held by the said trustees and the ? of them his executors administrators and assigns for ever. When such trusts and for such uses as are hereinafter declared of and concerning the same that is to say to use of Susannah Benning wife of Clement Benning Esquire of Burin aforesaid for her to take and receive from the said John ONeil and Richard Marshall or the survivor of them his executors administrators as such Trustees for her own use and benefit and that of her children begotten or to begotten by the said Clement Benning all the rents issues and profits of the said land tenements and premises for her and their support and maintenance during her natural life as long as they shall live with her unmarried and dutiful and ? of her suviving her siad husband then for and as long as she shall remain his widow and upon her death as such Survivor as aforesaid or second in marriage then to the use and ? of all said ? or such one or more of the children of the said Clement Benning of her begotten or to begotten and borne to be held and enjoyed him her and them and every of them share and share alike as trust in common till the youngest of them that attain the age of twentyone years then said land tenements and presmises shall be equally divided between them and the lawful children of such of them as shall be then dead. ? her children such division to be made by the said trustees in the ? of them.
Signed Sealed and delivered in the presence of John Hooper, Henry Benning
Signed by William Hooper
Memorandum:
Since the preceeding indentures was executed the parties in it have further mutually agreed to the ? arrangement . Viz that the said William Hooper cedes to the said John ONeill and Richard Marshall as trustees as aforesaid Stated all the the building opposite to the Dwelling House to the West by the Road from a Rock to the North of the Dwelling House in the S. W. of Road in a SW Point Compass to a ? rock at the Wall across the marsha and from the second post in the garden fence for which said John O'Neil and Richard Marshall as Trustees ? said sight and interest to all the land situate to the S.E. of a line by compass, N.E. from the West point of what is known as the Back Cove to intesect Mr. ONeil's fence.
The said William Hooper doth further cede to the said John ONeill and Richard Marshall the above trustees the S.E. part of the Wood ? ..
Witness: John Hooper, Henry Benning.
Signed: Wm. Hooper; Resident=Richard George Marshall Esq., Resident=John O'Neill Esq.8 
(Witness) Death30 May 1865 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; From The Patriot and Terra-Nova Herald newspaper on June 13, 1865 - "At Burin, on the 30th ult., Clement Benning, Esq., Stipendiary Magistrate of Lamaline, aged 80 years. The lamented deceased represented the district of Burin in the Assembly for a period of 18 years, and was generally esteemed."; Principal=Clement Pitt Benning Esq.9 
Married Name29 January 1867 O'Neill10 
Marriage29 January 1867 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; "John O'Neill & Susanna Benning. Wit: Thomas and Frances Marshall. by Rich'd O'Donnell."; Principal=John O'Neill Esq.10 
Court Case16 October 1868 Newfoundland, Canada; Supreme Court, 16 October 1868 – Petition of James Baird and David Baird, merchants, of St. John’s. Susannah Penny, wife of John O’Neil, trader, of Burin, is indebted to the sum of $ 443.67 to the petitioners for goods sold to her prior to her recent marriage. Susannah was previously married to Clement Pitt Benning (c1785-1865), MHA and stipendiary magistrate in Lamaline. Susannah denies that she is indebted to the petitioners and states that her son Henry Benning is a necessary witness. Her husband John O’Neil was arrested for his wife’s debt.; Witness=John O'Neill Esq., Witness=Henry Benning 
(Witness) Death5 February 1870 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; Newspaper article states that John O'Neil died at the age of 71 and that the deceased was a native of Carrick on Suir, Tipperary, Ireland. He was a merchant at Burin for the last 45 years.; Principal=John O'Neill Esq.11,12 
Residence1879 1 Wyman Place, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; In the 1880 City Directory:
Benning, Susanna, widow, h. 1 Wyman place, Rox.13 
Census15 June 1880 17 Bromley Street, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; "Susanna Benning", white, female, 61, widow, keeps house and nurse, born Nova Scotia, parents born there also. Living with her:
Julia Benning, daughter, white, 30, single, seamstress, born NS.
William Benning, white, son, 22, telegraph operator, born NS. (I believe the places of birth should be Newfoundland, not Nova Scotia); Resident=William Patrick Benning, Resident=Julia Benning2 
Residence1884 11 Wise Street, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; In the 1885 City Directory:
Benning, Julia Miss, h. 14 Wise, Rox. (Roxbury)
Benning, Susanna, widow, h. 14 Wise, Rox.; Witness=Julia Benning14 
Residence1892 64 Mozart Street, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; In the 1891 City Directory:
Benning, Julia, dressmaker, bds. 64 Mozart
Benning, Susanna, widow, h. 64 Mozart.; Witness=Julia Benning15 
Death28 October 1895 Boston, Massachusetts, United States; Transcription of Death Registration:
Susanna Benning, Widow of Clement Benning "m.n." (believe that means her married name) Penny, female, widow, 76, died of ol age, at 11 Wise Street, born Bura, N.F. (should be Burin) to Isaac (Penny) and Elizabeth Hulan. Isaac born Bura, N. F., Elizabeth, St. George's Bay.4 
Obituary29 October 1895 The Boston Globe, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; "Benning - In Roxbury, oct. 28, Susannah, widow of Clement Pitt Benning, 76 years, 7 mos. Funeral from residence, 11 Wise St., Thursday, Oct. 31, at 8 o'clock. Services at 9 o'clock at Blessed Sacrament church. Relatives and friends kindly invited to be present. Newfoundlan papers please copy."3
From the Boston Globe, October 29, 1895

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Agnes Benning, 16 July 1845.
  2. [S502] 1880 US Census, online www.ancestry.com, Census Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 560; Page: 469C; Enumeration District: 764. Family of Susanna Benning; Ancestry Image #51 of 52 in this database.
  3. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newspapers.com. Obituary for Susannah Benning, The Boston Globe, 29 October 1895, p. 9.
  4. [S1063] NEGHS, online http://www.americanancestors.org, Massachusetts: Vital Records, 1841-1910. (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004.) Death Registration for Susanna Penny Benning https://www.americanancestors.org/DB191/rd/10095/430/…
  5. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of Margaret Benning, 22 July 1838.
  6. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Baptisms 1833-1894, Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland. Listing for Mary Marshall, 23 February 1846.
  7. [S1407] Memorial University, online http://collections.mun.ca/cdm/search/collection/cns, Copy of The Weekly Express newspaper, May 17, 1859, page 3; accessed 03 March 2021 at https://collections.mun.ca/digital/collection/cns_news/id/…
  8. [S1431] William Hooper to John ONeil & R. Marshall, Trustees; Southern District Grant Book; Film #2071103, DGS #8301748, pages 190-195, Family History Library.
  9. [S1407] Memorial University, online http://collections.mun.ca/cdm/search/collection/cns, Copy of The Patriot and Terra-Nova newspaper, June 13, 1865, page 2; accessed 03 March 2021 at https://collections.mun.ca/digital/collection/the_patriot/…
  10. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, Parish registers of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, 1833-1899. Film #2169242, Item 4. DGS#792336.
  11. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, Supreme Court Records for Newfoundland, Box 144, File #3, Image #486+; accessed 05 March 2021 at https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/…
  12. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com. Newfoundland, Canada, Index of Birth, Marriage & Death Notices from Newspapers, 1810-1890 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. Times and General Commercial Gazette 1832-1895, February 16, 1870.
  13. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, U.S., City Directories, 1822-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. Boston, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1880, p. 103.
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    Original data:Massachusetts Vital Records, 1840–1911. New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts.Massachusetts Vital Records, 1911–1915. New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts. Death Registration for Margaret M. Davin (Benning), 27 Jun 1898.
  17. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of Henry Benning, 23 January 1840.
  18. [S1407] Memorial University, online http://collections.mun.ca/cdm/search/collection/cns, Digital Newspapers Collection; article from The Standard, March 7, 1860, p. 2; marriage announcement for Monica Benning and Patrick O'Neil; accessed 11/12/2020 at https://collections.mun.ca/digital/collection/hgstandard/id/…
  19. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of Mary Benning, 05 May 1843.
  20. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Julia Benning, 02 February 1847.
  21. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Joseph Benning, 14 August 1850.
  22. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of Clement Benning, 17 October 1852.
  23. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of Patrick Benning, 22 March 1854.
  24. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of Eliza Benning, 25 May 1856.
  25. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of William Patrick Benning, 01 June 1858.
  26. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of Richard Isaac Benning, 16 March 1860.

William Penney1

(say 1795 - )
Last EditedDec 13, 2020
FatherIsaac Penney1 b. s 1760, d. 27 Mar 1831
Birthsay 1795  
(Witness) Willcirca 1831 Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; To the Honorable Richmond Alexander Tucker Esq. Chief Judge to the Honorable Augustus Mallet (?) Des Barres and Earnest Babizon (?) Benton Esquires Assistant Judges Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
     The Memorial of William Penney of Burin fisherman:
          Humbly Sheweth
               That Isaac Penney Senr. late of Burin deceased, and with a Will, on the 27th March 1831 leaving three sons, George, William, your Memorialist, and Isaac, one of your Memorialists bondsmen.
               That your Memorialist was bequeath in by the said Will a Fishing Room, the only property therein mentioned, upon condition that George, your Memorialist’s brother did not take possession the said Room that Fall, that the said George at the time of the drawing of the Will was a resident of Lamaline, where he has intentioned to reside ever since.
               That by the said Will no Executor or Executrix was appointed.
               Your Memorialist therefor prays your Lordships will be pleased to Grant him Letters of Administration to the Estate of his late father and Your Memorialist as is duty bound will ever Pray.
(Signed) William Penney
Burin 3rd Sept 1832
Isaac Penney of Burin personally appeared before the Benjamin Greer Garrett, Registrar of Deeds for the Southern District and being duly sworn, states that he is well acquainted with the Handwriting of the late Isaac Penney of Burin, the Father of the Deponent that he has carefully examined the paper writing hereunto to _____? “Isaac Penny” purporting t be the last will and Testament of his said Father the late Isaac Penney, Senr. Of Burin deceased and that he this Deponent verily believes that the said Will is the proper Handwriting of the said Isaac Penny.
(Signed) Isaac Penny
Sworn before me this third day of September 1832, B. G. Garrett; Principal=Isaac Penney1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, LDS Microfilm#20565686, Volume 2, Letter of Administration for Isaac Penney, Sr. of Burin, stating he had three sons, Isaac, George and William. Also available in the Probate Division of the Supreme Court of NL, folio 81, volume 2.

Agnes Mary Penny1,2,3

(17 May 1880 - 4 January 1974)
Last EditedMar 4, 2021
FatherIsaac W. Penney4 b. 6 Jun 1846, d. 23 Apr 1913
MotherAnn Drake4 b. 22 Feb 1846, d. 23 Aug 1930

Family 1

Clement Joseph Benning b. 24 Jun 1879, d. 21 Oct 1928
Marriage4 November 1903 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; Marriage of Clement J. Benning of Boston, son of Joseph Benning and Emma Walsh (Pierre Miq.) to Agnes Penny of Halifax, daughter of Isaac Penny and Ann Drake of Halifax. Married by Gerald Murphy, witnesses A. N. Hagan and Madge Penny, both of Halifax.; Principal=Clement Joseph Benning1,5 
Children

Family 2

H. L. Gardner
Marriage Principal=H. L. Gardner8 
Birth17 May 1880 St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; A delayed registration of birth for Agnes Mary Penny, female, born May 17, 1880 in St. Jacques, Fortune Bay, Newfoundland, daughter of Isaac Penny and Anne Drake was filed by Charles J. Penny of Halifax, Nova Scotia. He states he is her brother-in-law, filed 05 January 1948 in Halifax.4 
Married Name4 November 1903 Benning1,5 
Marriage4 November 1903 St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada; Marriage of Clement J. Benning of Boston, son of Joseph Benning and Emma Walsh (Pierre Miq.) to Agnes Penny of Halifax, daughter of Isaac Penny and Ann Drake of Halifax. Married by Gerald Murphy, witnesses A. N. Hagan and Madge Penny, both of Halifax.; Principal=Clement Joseph Benning1,5 
(Resident) Census1910 6 Maple Ave., Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; "Clement J. Benning", head, male, white, 30, 1st marriage, married 6 years, Born Can-English as well as parents, immigrated in 1902, alien, Fruit salesman at market.
Agnes, wife, white, 29, has had 4 children, all living, born Can-English as well as parents, immigrated 1904, alien, dressmaker in her own house.
Four children, all born Mass.
Bertha A., 5
Helena, 3
Louise, 2
Clement J., 6 months.
Julia, (Benning), aunt, single, 63, immigrated 1880, knitter in factory.; Principal=Clement Joseph Benning6 
(Witness) Death24 April 1927 Montreal County, Quebec, Canada; Even though on the tombstone it says 1926- the actual parish record says she died april 24, 1927.; Principal=Bertha Alice Benning7 
Residence5 January 1948 Nova Scotia, Canada; A delayed registration of birth for Agnes Mary Penny, female, born May 17, 1880 in St. Jacques, Fortune Bay, Newfoundland, daughter of Isaac Penny and Anne Drake was filed by Charles J. Penny of Halifax, Nova Scotia. He states he is her brother-in-law, filed 05 January 1948 in Halifax.4 
Married Name Gardner8 
Marriage Principal=H. L. Gardner8 
Death4 January 1974 Montreal, Montreal County, Quebec, Canada9 
Obituary7 January 1974 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States8
Burial7 January 1974 Cimetiere Notre-Dame-des-Neiges, Montreal, Montreal County, Quebec, Canada9 

Citations

  1. [S1063] NEGHS, online http://www.americanancestors.org, United States 1910 Census. Online database. AmericanAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2015. (Original index: United States Census, 1910. FamilySearch, 2014.) Listing the family of Clement J. Benning
    https://www.americanancestors.org/DB2718/i/46864/00180/…
    37906731.
  2. [S1063] NEGHS, online http://www.americanancestors.org, Massachusetts: Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston Records, 1789-1920 Online database. AmericanAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2019 (From records supplied by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston).
    https://www.americanancestors.org/DB2726/i/60049/45/…
  3. [S1063] NEGHS, online http://www.americanancestors.org, Massachusetts: Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston Records, 1789-1920 Online database. AmericanAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2019 (From records supplied by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston).
    https://www.americanancestors.org/DB2726/i/57121/148/…
  4. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newfoundland, Canada, Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1850-1949 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017.
    Original data:Miscellaneous delayed birth registrations for Newfoundland, 1840-1915 (boxes 1-34), Newfoundland. Registrar of Vital Statistics; Provincial Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador, Newfoundland. Birth of Agnes Mary Penny, 17 May 1880.
  5. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Nova Scotia Church Records, 1720-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9BCK-BJV : 31 December 2019), Halifax > Halifax > Catholic St Patrick > Marriages 1887-1928 > image 58 of 153; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Nova Scotia.
  6. [S1063] NEGHS, online http://www.americanancestors.org, United States 1910 Census. Online database. AmericanAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2015. (Original index: United States Census, 1910. FamilySearch, 2014.) Listing the family of Clement J. Benning
    https://www.americanancestors.org/DB2718/i/46864/00180/…
  7. [S878] Find a Grave, online www.findagrave.com, accessed 03 March 2021), memorial page for Bertha Alice Benning (15 Apr 1905–24 Apr 1927), Find a Grave Memorial no. 146350843, citing Cimetière Notre-Dame-des-Neiges, Montreal, Montreal Region, Quebec, Canada ; Maintained by grave plotter (contributor 48112112).
  8. [S1415] Newspapers.com, online https://www.newspapers.com, The Boston Globe, (Boston, Massachusetts) 07 January 1974, p. 19; accessed 06 March 2021 at https://www.newspapers.com/image/421404191/
  9. [S878] Find a Grave, online www.findagrave.com, accessed 03 March 2021), memorial page for Agnes Penny (1880–Jan 1974), Find a Grave Memorial no. 146352661, citing Cimetière Notre-Dame-des-Neiges, Montreal, Montreal Region, Quebec, Canada ; Maintained by grave plotter (contributor 48112112).

George Penny1

(say 1800 - )
Last EditedOct 6, 2017
FatherIsaac Penny Sr.1 b. s 1770, d. 27 Mar 1831
Birthsay 1800 1 
ResidenceMarch 1831 Lamaline, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; His father's probate record states that George was living in Samaline, however, it appears this is another name for Lamaline, which is in the southern tip of the Burin Peninsula.1 

Citations

  1. [S1173] Isaac Penny, Sr. Estate Records Folio 81, volume 2 (FHL Film #2056586; Newfoundland Estate Records 1830-1975 held by the Supreme Court of Newfoundland).

Isaac Penny1

(say 1804 - )
Last EditedOct 6, 2017
FatherIsaac Penny Sr.1 b. s 1770, d. 27 Mar 1831
Birthsay 1804 1 

Citations

  1. [S1173] Isaac Penny, Sr. Estate Records Folio 81, volume 2 (FHL Film #2056586; Newfoundland Estate Records 1830-1975 held by the Supreme Court of Newfoundland).

Isaac Penny Sr.1

(say 1770 - 27 March 1831)
Last EditedOct 6, 2017

Family

Children
Birthsay 1770 1 
Death27 March 1831 Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Probate3 September 1832 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; "To the Honble (sic) Richard Alexander Tucker, Esq., Chief Judge; the Honble Augustus Wallet Des Barres and Edward Babagon Brenton, Esquires Assitant Judges Supreme Court of Newfoundland.

The Memorial of William Penney of Burin, fisherman. Humbly sheweth that Isaac Penney Senr. late of Burin deceased and with a Will on the 27th March 1831, leaving three sons, George, William, your Memorialist, and Isaac, one of your Memorialists thou ..(?) That Your Memorialist was bequeathen by the said Will a Fishing Room, the only property therein mentioned, upon condition that George, your Memorialists' brother, did not take possession of the said Room that Fall, that the said George at the time of the drawing of the Will was a resident of Samaline, where he has continued to reside ever since. That by the said Will, no Executor or Executrix was appointed.
Your Memorialist therefore prays your Lordships will be pleased to Grant him Letters of Administration to the Estate of his late Father and Your Memorialist as in duty bound will every Pray.
(Signed) William Penney
Burin 3rd Sept. 1832"; Witness=William Penny1 

Citations

  1. [S1173] Isaac Penny, Sr. Estate Records Folio 81, volume 2 (FHL Film #2056586; Newfoundland Estate Records 1830-1975 held by the Supreme Court of Newfoundland).

Julia Penny1

(circa 1881 - )
Last EditedNov 12, 2021

Family

Charles Francis b. Apr 1880
Marriage15 June 1907 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Charles Francis1 
Birthcirca 1881 Newfoundland, Canada1 
Married Name15 June 1907 Francis1 
Marriage15 June 1907 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Charles Francis1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newfoundland, Canada, Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1850-1949 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017. Registration of marriage of Charles Francis and Julia Penny, 15 June 1907 in Burin. Accessed 12 November 2021 at https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/61508/…

William Penny1

(say 1802 - )
Last EditedOct 6, 2017
FatherIsaac Penny Sr.1 b. s 1770, d. 27 Mar 1831
Birthsay 1802 1 
(Witness) Probate3 September 1832 Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "To the Honble (sic) Richard Alexander Tucker, Esq., Chief Judge; the Honble Augustus Wallet Des Barres and Edward Babagon Brenton, Esquires Assitant Judges Supreme Court of Newfoundland.

The Memorial of William Penney of Burin, fisherman. Humbly sheweth that Isaac Penney Senr. late of Burin deceased and with a Will on the 27th March 1831, leaving three sons, George, William, your Memorialist, and Isaac, one of your Memorialists thou ..(?) That Your Memorialist was bequeathen by the said Will a Fishing Room, the only property therein mentioned, upon condition that George, your Memorialists' brother, did not take possession of the said Room that Fall, that the said George at the time of the drawing of the Will was a resident of Samaline, where he has continued to reside ever since. That by the said Will, no Executor or Executrix was appointed.
Your Memorialist therefore prays your Lordships will be pleased to Grant him Letters of Administration to the Estate of his late Father and Your Memorialist as in duty bound will every Pray.
(Signed) William Penney
Burin 3rd Sept. 1832"; Principal=Isaac Penny Sr.1 

Citations

  1. [S1173] Isaac Penny, Sr. Estate Records Folio 81, volume 2 (FHL Film #2056586; Newfoundland Estate Records 1830-1975 held by the Supreme Court of Newfoundland).