Russell Sargent Fenn Jr
ID #287, (1912-1996)
|Father||Russell Sargent Fenn b. 24 Jul 1887|
|Mother||Katherine Brewster Gray1 b. circa 1890|
|Relationship||2nd cousin 1 time removed of Linda Sargent|
Russell Sargent Fenn Jr was born on 11 Sep 1912, in North Scituate, Massachusetts.2,3 Russell was known as Sargent. He went to Choate, a preparatory school. There is a wonderful story about him at Choate. When he went to dinner at school the proctor (teacher) at his table said "Please introduce yourselves. I'm Major Brown". He introduced himself as Sargent Fenn, and was promptly punished for insubordination!4 He married Frances Phipps Barnes on Friday, 16 Oct 1936 in New Haven, Connecticut. He ran the IGA store in Dorset Vt. Dorset is near Manchester VT.4 Russell Sargent Fenn Jr died in Jun 1996 in Manchester Center, Vermont, at age 83.2
|Charts||Descendants of William Sargent, Immigrant|
Descendants of Joseph Bradford Sargent
Sources of Information
- [S378] Katherine G Fenn household, 1920 US Census, Brookline, Norfolk County, MA, enumeration district 175, page 21A, image 926, roll T625_721, National Archives micropublication; digital image unknown repository.
- [S309] US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", On-line index database.
- [S333] Mass Vital Records 1911-1915, Internet Database, www.newenglandancestors.org, searched Shirley Bramley, viewed May 2009.
- [S26] Family data.
- [S47] 1930 US Federal Census, Hamden, New Haven County, Connecticut, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Russell S Fenn head of household, roll 273, enumeration district 0140, page 20A.
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