Descendants of Captain Arthur Fenner

Lydia Fenner & Theodore Foster

 

[b 1 Mar. 1748; d 01 June 1801] Lydia Fenner m Hon. Theodore Foster [b 29 Apr. 1752; d 13 Jan. 1828] on 27 Oct. 1771. Ted was a graduate of Brown University in 1770. He was also a lawyer by trade, but he served as Providence Town Clerk, and he served as a US Senator from 1790 to 1803. Theodore m 2nd Esther Bowen Millard, daughter of Rev. Noah Millard and Hannah Bowen, on 18 June 1803. He died in Providence at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Stephen Tillinghast.

1. Theodesia [b 24 Dec. 1771; d 24 Sep 1839] m Stephen Tillinghast.
2. Augusta Sophia [b 07 Apr. 1773; d before 1780].
3. Theodore Dwight [b 10 Sep. 1780; d 1802].


Lineage:
Arthur | Thomas | Arthur | Lydia

Sources:
a. Theodore Foster's gravestone at Findagrave.com, no. 7254348
b. Martha Benns, Notes on the Fenner Family of R.I. (1941), p. 11.
c. Chad Brown Memorial, p. 128.