WNC History Timeline

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Robert Penland + Mary B. Moore                                                              Peter Shook + Mahalia Evans
                      |                                                                                      |
George Newton Penland               +             Telitha Emily Catherine Shook
   
1825   -    1902                                                      1827      -        1911
        
 NC         Haywood Co NC                                                          Haywood Co NC       Haywood Co NC
                                                                                
    |
                                         William Taylor Penland (Almeda L. McClure)      1851 - 1920
                                         Ira B. Penland  (Margaret A. Tate)   1852 - 1923
                                         Rachael Penland (William J. Haynes), 1854 - 1885
                                         Robert G. Penland (E. Lois ?    ) , 1856 - 1905
                                         Wiley Hamilton Penland (Sarah E.[unknown]), 1859 - 1933
                                         Sarah Elrick Penland, 1861 - 1915
                                         
James McDowell Penland (Anne Holyfield), 1863 - 1957
                                         Rufus Long Penland (Callie H. Redmon) , 1866 - 1952
                                         Louisa A. Penland (Chambers)  1868 - 1931

Sources: US Census 1860, 1870, 1880, Pigeon Valley, Haywood Co NC;
          US Census 1900, Clyde, Haywood Co NC;
          US Census 1910, Bradley TN;
          US Census, 1910, Spartanburg, SC;
          Florida Death Index, Wiley Hamilton Penland, 1933;
         NC Death Certificate, J. McDowell Penland, 1957;
         NC Death Certificate, Rufus L. Penland, 1952;
        Ancestry.com's Holcombe family tree; Park - Brown family tree; Mills family tree; RiceSmith family tree;