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From: Janice R Freeman <>
Subject: [MEPENOBS] PENLEY Sibs b 1860-1880,Ch of Henry H PENLEY and Ellen A HARMON
Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2007 23:51:33 -0400


Looking for descendants of Henry H PENLEY and Ellen A HARMON.
Their ch listed in the 1880 Garland, Penobscot Co, ME Census include:
Eva J PENLEY b abt 1860
Estelle M PENLEY b abt 1862
Walter M/W PENLEY b abt 1867
Flora E PENLEY b abt 1871
Ralph Edward PENLEY b abt 1874 (in 1900 Auburn, ME Census)
Earnest E PENLEY b abt 1878
Blanche E PENLEY b Feb 1880

Ralph Edward m 25 Nov 1899 Bessie M RICH, both of Auburn.

Does anyone know who any of the others married? I don't.
There are possibilities in the Maine Marriage Index:
Did Eva J of Dover m 29 May 1905 Sumner MORRILL of WA ?
There are 2 Walter's, from Dixfield and Paris, but no Walter M.
The closest to Flora is a Flora PENNELL who m 1902 Frank TOZIER.
There are 2 marriages for Blanche: (Is either one this Blanche E ?)
2 July 1903 to Frederick E WHIPPLE of Dexter
5 Sep 1907 to Fred E SMITH of Norway
Is the Blanche L WHIPPLE who
m 4 April 1914 James S HUNT, both of Auburn this Blanche ?
Found an Eva J in Taunton, MA in 1900 age 38. This Eva ?

Ralph and Bessie PENLEY were in Auburn in 1900.
They had a son, Raymond Edward b Dec 1900, Auburn.
Ralph d June 1902, Jay, ME.
Did the widow Bessie M PENLEY m 13 Dec 1903
Walter E WRIGHT of Dixfield ?
Found them in Dixfield, Oxford Co, ME 1910-1930, with son
Raymond "WRIGHT" age 9 in 1910. They had several ch.
Raymond m Mae ROYAL. They lived in Laurence Harbor, NJ.

Most grateful for any info or help in contacting the descendants
of Ralph's siblings.

Janice ROBBINS FREEMAN
PENLEY Family of Maine Researcher


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