Charles Penny (Junior)

Charles Penny (Junior) Born: 25 April 1812, London, England
Baptized: 24 May 1812, Southwark Chapel, Long Lane, Bermondsey, London, England
Parents: Charles Penny and Sarah Penny (nee Nunn)
Siblings: Elizabeth Penny (now Wright)
                Charlotte Penny
                Charles Penny, Jnr
                Edward Penny (half brother)
                Philip Penny (half brother)
                Mary Ann Penny (now Gardner) (half sister)
                Joseph William Penny (half brother)
                Margaret Ann Shaw Penny (now Fisher) (half sister)
                John Penny (half brother)
                Maria Ann Penny (now Hartley) (half sister)
                Samuel Palmer Penny (half brother)
                Susannah Penny (now Wood) (half sister)
Married: Ellen Walker (b. 12 July 1821, d. 28 March 1887, aged 65 years), 8 June 1841, Salem, South Africa
Children: Richard Edward Penny, 21 February 1842, Salem, South Africa; d. 13 Dec 1912, (aged 70), Southwell, South Africa
                  Susanna Elizabeth Penny, b. 21 February 1842; d. 1870 (aged 27)
                  Ellen Marian Penny (now Gray), b. 22 July 1843; d. 1920 (aged 76)
                  Charles William Penny, b. 13 September 1844; d. 8 December 1846 (aged 2)
                  Joseph Walker Penny, b. 1845, Southwell, South Africa; d. 10 September 1847 (aged 2)
                  Martha Walker Penny, b. December 1847; d. 1926 (aged ~ 78)
                  Sarah Nunn Penny (now Verity), b. 12 April 1852
                  Philip George Penny, b. 20 November 1854; d. 31 August 1922 (aged 67), Fairfax, Port Alfred, South Africa
                  William Shepstone Penny, b. 4 December 1858, Port Alfred, South Africa; d. 30 July 1932 (aged 73), Port Alfred, South Africa
                  Charles Peacock Penny, b. 2 December 1860; d. 22 June 1863 (aged 2)
                  Samuel John Penny, b. 7 August 1863
Died: 1 May 1888, Southwell, Albany District, South Africa
Buried: Southwell Church (St James), Southwell, Albany District, South Africa

This photograph of Charles Penny (1812-1888) is held by the Cory Library, and was published in 'The 1820 Settlers of Salem' by A.E. Makin. The photograph is sometimes mistakenly linked to his father - also Charles Penny.

Death notice for Charles Penny

Charles Penny (7), together with his parents and two siblings, were part of Sephton's party of 344 people on the Aurora.

1820 Settler, part of Hezekiah Sephton's party in the ship Aurora (344 passengers).
Departed from London on 15 February 1820. Arrived at Simon's Bay 1 May 1820.
Arrived at final destination of Algoa Bay, Cape Colony on 15 May 1820.

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