Descendants of Captain Arthur Fenner

Thomas Fenner & Abigail Henry, Frances Knowles

 

[b 15 June 1793; d 28 Dec. 1836] Thomas Fenner m 1st Abigail Wright Henry [b ca. 1796; d 21 May 1824, age 28], daughter of Alexander Henry, on 2 Oct. 1817 at Providence. He m 2nd Frances Eliza Knowles [b ca. 1806;* d 11 Sept. 1832, age 26], daughter of Samuel Knowles, on 10 July 1825.

Children by Abigail Wright Henry:
1. Frances Tillinghast [b 15 Feb. 1818 in Providence, RI; d 17 Apr. 1843 in Providence, RI] m Benjamin Nichols [1817-1899].
2. William Henry [b 16 Aug. 1820; d 14 Nov. 1896] m Ellen Taylor Wardwell.
3. James D. [b 1823].

Children by Frances Eliza Knowles:
4. Mary Ann Murray Fenner [b 18 Mar. 1826], named after a friend of her aunt Theodosia.
5. Theodosia [b ca. 1827].
6. [male child ca. 1828]
7. Thomas Putnum [b 22 Nov. 1829 in Providence, RI; d 15 Oct. 1912 in Hampton, VA] m Sabra Dyer.
8. [male child]


Lineage:
Arthur | Thomas | Thomas | Daniel | Daniel | Thomas | Thomas

Sources:
a. Thomas Fenner's memorial at FindaGrave.com, no. 19391410
b. Marriage of Thomas & Frances (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8V1-98G)