William Henry Matthews Penny

Born: 29 December 1864, South Africa
Christened: 1 February 1865, Somerset East Methodist Church, South Africa (Entry number #149)
Parents: John Penny and Susannah Penny (nee Fuller)
More details available at http://fuller-ocean.benbus.co.uk/pafg03.htm
Siblings: Charles Henry Penny, Christened 9 November 1851, Salem
                Reuben Clifford Penny, 11 September 1853; Christened 6 June 1856, Salem
                Miriam Florence Penny, 14 September 1855; Christened 9 June 1856, Salem (m.Stephenson) Geni
                Clement William Penny, 6 January 1857; Christened 3 May 1859, Somerset East
                William Henry Matthews Penny, 29 December 1864; Christened 1 February 1865, Somerset East
                Alice Palmer Fuller Penny, 22 August 1861 (m.Duffey) Geni 1820
                Annie Susannah Fuller Penny, 28 February 1863, Rooi Wall near Somerset; Christened 13 June 1866, Somerset East
                John Edmund Fuller Penny, May 1867 (died 21 March 1942)

It is interesting to note that three of the Penny siblings married three Duffey children.

Alice Palmer Fuller PENNY
m 20 Dec 1883
John Crawford DUFFEY (parents Samuel Ebenezer DUFFEY and Mary Ann EMSLIE)
b 21 May 1859 d 30 Nov 1936

Annie Susannah Fuller PENNY
m 9 Sep 1884
Charles Gordon DUFFEY (parents Samuel Ebenezer DUFFEY and Mary Ann EMSLIE)
b 24 Feb 1861

John Edmund Fuller PENNY
m 22 Oct 1894
Lilian Jane DUFFEY (parents George Ebenezer DUFFEY & Mary Ann DEAN)
b 23 Jun 1876 d 30 Mar 1960

Married: Johanna Corleina Hattingh
Children: Lionel Penny, 18 February 1900; died 14 April 1954
                      m.Myra b.8 February 1899 d.24 April 1957
                      c.Lorna Penny (m.Mike c....)
                  Ivy Sophia Penny, 1902; died 1966
                      m.Leslie Olive(r) b.1905 d.1965
                      c1.Daphne m.Nick Breytenbach c....
                      c2.Dell m.? c....
                  Inez Penny, 21 February 1905; died 14 June 1976
                      m.Daniel Belsazar van Deventer b.19 October 1894 d.4 February 1961
                      c1.Neville van Deventer m.Inga (emigrated to Munich, Germany)
                      c2.Garth van Deventer m.Hettie
                      (Ivy and Inez lived in houses that backed on to each other.)
                  Leonard Penny
                  Louis Penny
                      c1.Winston Penny
                      c2.Anthony Penny
                  Mavis Penny
                      m.? Glenister
                      c1.Hazel Glenister m.Edward Justus (d.1 December 1992) c1.Claudette c2.Denise
                      c2.Keith Glenister
                  Ruth Penny, 13 May 1912
                  Stafford Penny
                      m.Nellie c.2 girls (one was Sarie)
                  Joyce Fuller Penny (twin), 2 November 1918
                  Bertha Phyllis Penny (twin), 2 November 1918
                      m.William Selling c.William
Died: 1 November 1932
Buried: Brenthurst Cemetery, Brakpan, South Africa

Grave of William Henry Penny and Johanna Corleina Penny (nee Hattingh)
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