Genealogy.com
Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more

Community

Search

Family Finder
First Name:
Middle:
Last:
 

Dowty/Grey/Porterfield/Penick Family Line

Updated December 1, 2005

About Our Family Research


This fun endeavor began when I started researching for DAR membership. ALL who are decended from Annalise Penick and Martha Porterfield are eligible for membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution. John Rowlett and John Penick are both listed patriots with DAR.

As I continued my research, I found that Mary Mallory (wife of John Penick) was directly decended from royalty- including King John of England, Henry I., Henry II., and Charlemagne (who was decended from Kings of Troy and can be traced to Adam). As a woman, I found the direct decendency from BOTH Fair Rosamund AND Queen Eleanor (two ways) to be fascinating.

The de Quincy family (and others) provide FIVE magna charta sureties from which I am directly decended.

The line is quite fascinating, reaches throughout European monarchies, and is inspirational.

Have fun, my friends/family!

 
Family Trees (viewing trees requires 4.0 or later browser)
  • Dovie Dowty's Ancestors (204 KB)
    This tree is very large, from Dovie Dowty through John Penick/Mary Mallory to Charlemagne.
 
Contact the Author


 

Home | Help | About Us | Site Index | Terms of Service | PRIVACY
The content shown on this page has been submitted by a Genealogy.com customer, and is not subject to verification by Genealogy.com. Neither Genealogy.com nor its affiliates are responsible for the accuracy of any information contained on this page. The opinions expressed on this page are the author's alone and not the opinions of Genealogy.com.
© 2011 Ancestry.com