Descendants of Captain Arthur Fenner
Jessamine Carol Fenner
[b 4 July 1895 in Almond, NY; d Mar. 1964 in NY] Jessamine was a graduate of Mt. Holyoke College (South Hadley, MA). She had a long career in the Y.W.C.A., beginning as a secretary in New York City. After World War I, she was on special assignment in Estonia and Latvia, between 1921 and 1924. In 1933, she published A Personnel Manual: The Personnel Function in Non-Technical Language for the Use of Y.W.C.A. Leaders (NY: The Woman's Press). In 1945, she worked with displaced persons in Germany at the conclusion of World War II. She served as the head of all personnel 1960. Unmarried.