Descendants of Captain Arthur Fenner

Philip Arnold Fenner & Sarah Potter

 

[b 7 Jan. 1791 at Providence, RI; d 11 Sept. 1846 in Hebron, WI] Philip Fenner married Sarah "Sally" Potter [b 11 Aug. 1792 at Potter Hill, RI; d 28 Nov. 1861], daughter of George Potter and Mary Stillman Maxon, on 15 Jan. 1817. Sally married 2nd George Irish on 15 Sept. 1859.

1. John Potter [b 4 Oct. 1817; d 6 Oct. 1848] unmarried.
2. Mary [b 15 Aug. 1819 at Potter Hill, RI; d 29 Jan. 1845 at Whitewater, WI].
3. Hiram Arnold [b 20 Nov. 1822 at Herkimer, NY; d 20 Jan. 1844 at Whitewater, WI].
4. Sarah Maria [b 7 Jan. 1825; d 29 Jan. 1916] m William Ellery Maxson.
5. Charles Arnold [b 16 Sept. 1826; d 13 June 1895] m 1st Ann Babcock, m 2nd Maria Bessie.
6. Emily Potter [b 24 May 1828, d Dec. 1851] m Daniel Saunders.
7. Susan [b 16 May 1830; d 21 Sept. 1850] m Tyler Green on 6 Nov. 1848. They had one son, Hiram, who had children at Westerly, RI.
8. Lydia Ann [b 12 June 1832; d 18 Mar. 1923] m Gurdon Hiscox.


Lineage:
Arthur | Thomas | Thomas | William | Stephen | Philip

Sources:
1. Martha Benns, Notes on the Fenner Family of R.I. (1941), 42. Martha shows Sally's death as 25 Nov. 1861.
2. Philip's memorial at FindAGrave, no. 29205987