Descendants of Captain Arthur Fenner

Samuel Fenner & Emily Russell

 

[b 11 Apr. 1796 at Scituate, RI; d 21 June 1874 (a) at Woodstock, CT] Samuel Fenner m Emily Esther Russell on 24 Oct. 1824 (b) [b 28 Mar. 1795 in Woodstock, Windham CT]. Samuel had a child out of wedlock with Mary Johnson Alton [b 30 June 1803 at Woodstock, CT; d 15 May 1883 at Woodstock, CT], daughter of John Alton Jr. and Hannah Babcock.

Child by Mary Johnson Alton:
1. Samuel Monroe [b 16 Apr. 1824; d 24 Feb 1886] m Mary Frances Warner.

Child by Emily Esther Russell:
2. Julia A. [b Oct 1836; d 6 June 1916] m Peleg Potter, Jr. [b 29 Sept. 1834; d 24 Aug. 1906] on 13 Feb. 1857.


Lineage:
Arthur | Thomas | Richard | Jeremiah | Joseph | Samuel

Sources:
a. Martha Benns, Notes on the Fenner Family of R.I. (1941), p. 39. Martha shows Samuel's death as 21 Feb.1874.
b. Martha Benns, Notes on the Fenner Family of R.I. (1941), p. 62. Martha shows their marriage as 11 Oct. 1824.
c. Email from Richard Arthur Fenner to Chris Fenner, 29 Nov. 2003.