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Moses Pennock (1786 - 1860)

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Moses Pennock
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Biography

Royal Ancestors

Through his father:
William I, "The Conqueror", King of England[1] - 23rd great grandfather.
Henry II, King of England[2] - 20th great grandfather.
Philippe IV, King of France [3] - 17th great grandfather.
Edward I, "Longshanks", King of England[4] - 17th great grandfather.
Edward III, King of England[5] - 15th great grandfather.

Moses was born on 14 Oct 1786. He is the son of Samuel Pennock and Mary Hadley. He died on 26 Aug 1860.

Moses, invented and patented the revolving horse rake in 1822, and two years later the disc hay rake. "The History of American Manufactures," 1868, gives due credit to his important inventions. His son Samuel greatly improved his father's grain drill, and invented and patented the "Iron Harvester," the first American mowing machine equipped with a cutter-bar that could be raised and lowered without the driver leaving his seat. [6] His son Barclay was a noted scholar, and traveled through Europe on foot in 1851. [7]

Sources

  1. Great grandfather of Henry II (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_the_Conqueror)
  2. Great grandfather of Edward I (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_II_of_England)
  3. Maternal grandfather of Edward III of England (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philip_IV_of_France)
  4. Grandfather of Edward III (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_I_of_England)
  5. Mahler, Leslie: "Samuel Levis, Quaker Immigrant to Pennsylvania", The Genealogist, Spring 1999, Vol 13, No 1, p. 30-36 (PDF download)
  6. Massey, George Valentine. The Pennocks of Primitive Hall : written for the Chester County Historical Society, West Chester, Pennsylvania, West Chester, Pa., pg 69. Note: Sourced uses Quaker dates (https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=wu.89066250283;view=1up;seq=15)
  7. Heacock, Roger Lee. The ancestors of Charles Clement Heacock, 1851-1914. With an account of the descendants of Joel and Huldah Gaskill Heacock., Heacock, Roger Lee, b. 1906. Baldwin Park (Calif.) Bulletin,1950. (See also: https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=wu.89062876784;view=1up;seq=7)

See also:

  • U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935. Swarthmore College; Swarthmore, Pennsylvania; Births and Burials, 1706-1806; Collection: Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Minutes; Call Number: MR-Ph 275


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