Possible descendant of Nathaniel Keel and the Palatine Orphans of North Carolina & Virginia.
NC Marriage Collection, 1741-2004: County Court Records at New Bern, NC FHL # 0296803-0296808 & Family Hist [Center]. Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data - Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp. (P.O. Box 740, Orem, Utah 84059) from county marriage records on microfilm located at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Penelope by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Penelope: