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. Former Pennsylvania lieutenant governor Richard Penn was elected a member of Parliament
in 1784. In 1772, in Philadelphia, he married Mary Masters, daughter of William and
Mary Lawrence Masters (DAB
). From AA2
's description of the party (below), Mary Lawrence Masters was living with the Penns
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.