Descendants of George Fenner

James Elory Fenner


[b 23 July 1911; d 25 Nov. 1961] James Elory (or Elery) Fenner worked in maintenance and construction and he served in the 330th Engineer Corps in China and Burma. His sister, Florence, said, “James was a talented person in many ways, beloved by all who knew him. He missed his calling, and should have been on the stage or an artist.” James m 1st Violet Ruth Snyder in 1940, but they later divorced in 1960. That same year, he m 2nd June Wight, who already had at least one daughter from a previous marriage. They were both killed in a car accident in Redwood City, CA, and they were buried in a military cemetery in San Bruno, CA.

George | Seth | Morgan | James | William | James

1. Jim Fenner, Fenner-Broughton Family History, 140.
2. James' memorial at, no. 47627755