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John Lafayette Penland[1, 2]

Male 1894 - 1973  (79 years)


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  • Name John Lafayette Penland 
    Born 18 Nov 1894  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Nov 1973  Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 30 Nov 1973  Metcalf Cemetery (Formerly Barry Hensely), Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • (Originally Berry Hensley Cemetery) Location: From the junction of Horton and Indian Creek, bear right and go about .9 mile up Horton Creek to a garage on left side of road. Turn up by this garage and go to first house on left. Follow road above house around the hill a short distance to cemetery. Condition: Well kept.
    Person ID I6639  Family
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2018 

    Father Charles Melvin Penland,   b. 29 Apr 1845, Burnsville, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1924, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Matilda L. Holcombe,   b. May 1847, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married 11 Jun 1866  Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    • by Ransom Pinner
    Photos
    Charles Melvin Penland & Family
    M Penland & Family
    Melvin Penland, Matilda Holcombe and Smith Riddle
    M Penland, S Riddle
    Family ID F2392  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bessie Metcalf,   b. 18 Feb 1900, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1987, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 1916  Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Children 
     1. Liston Penland,   b. 4 Aug 1917, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1990, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Jackson W. Penland,   b. 15 Apr 1921, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1986, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. John Keith Penland,   b. 23 Mar 1924,   d. 23 Dec 2008  (Age 84 years)
    Photos
    Metcalf (Barry Hensley) Cemetery
    Metcalf (Barry Hensley) Cemetery
    John & Bessie Metcalf Penland
    John & Bessie Penland
    Headstones
    Penland-Metcalf Marker
    Penland-Metcalf Marker
    John Lafayette Penland and Bessie Metcalf
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F2397  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Nov 1894 - North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1916 - Yancey Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Nov 1973 - Yancey Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 30 Nov 1973 - Metcalf Cemetery (formerly Barry Hensely), Yancey Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S623] Census, 1900 Yancey Co., North Carolina - Charles Penland, (US Government 20 Jun 1900).

    2. [S640] Census, 1930 Yancey Co., North Carolina - John L Penland, (US Government 21 Apr 1930).

    3. [S262] Yancey Co. Web Site , Yancey Co. Cemeteries.

    4. [S262] Yancey Co. Web Site , Yancey Co. Cemeteries - 1880 census.

    5. [S335] Census, 1880 Yancey Co., North Carolina - Charles M. Penland, (US Government 1880).