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Capt. Arthur Fenner

Male Bef 1619 - 1703  (> 83 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Capt. Arthur Fenner was born Bef 17 Oct 1619, Horley, Surrey, England (son of Arthur Fenner and Sarah Browne); died 10 Oct 1703, Providence, Rhode Island.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 17 Oct 1619, Horley, Surrey, England

    Notes:

    "He was a captain in King Philip's War and an important man in early Rhode Island, serving as Magistrate, Assistant, etc." [Mary Lovering Holman, citation details below.]

    Capt. married Mehitable Waterman Abt 1650. Mehitable (daughter of Richard Waterman and Bethia) was born Abt 1630, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts; died Abt 1682, Providence, Rhode Island. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Freelove Fenner was born 1656; died 1 Jun 1712, Providence, Rhode Island.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Arthur Fenner was born Abt 1575, Horne, Surrey, England (son of Thomas Fenner); died Between 1640 and 1645.

    Notes:

    Little is known of him. His father called himself "yeoman," but the baptisms of his children call him "Mr." and "gentleman."

    Arthur married Sarah Browne Abt 1613. Sarah (daughter of Rev. Joseph Browne and Margery Patching) was born Bef 22 Oct 1592, Rusper, Sussex, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Sarah Browne was born Bef 22 Oct 1592, Rusper, Sussex, England (daughter of Rev. Joseph Browne and Margery Patching).

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 22 Oct 1592, Rusper, Sussex, England

    Children:
    1. 1. Capt. Arthur Fenner was born Bef 17 Oct 1619, Horley, Surrey, England; died 10 Oct 1703, Providence, Rhode Island.
    2. Phebe Fenner was born Bef 5 Jan 1634; died 1 Sep 1691, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut; was buried , Riverside Cemetery, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Thomas Fenner was born Abt 1540; died Bef 18 Dec 1601, Horne, Surrey, England; was buried 18 Dec 1601, Horley, Surrey, England.

    Notes:

    From "The Fenner, Browne, and Tully Ancestry," citation details below:

    He married first, about 1565, _____ _____. He married secondly, Elizabeth _____, who was buried 4 May 1614.

    After his death, the widow had trouble with Mr. Fenner's children, making it doubtful if she was the mother of any of them.

    Although evidently a member of the Fenner or Venner family of Horley, since his body was brought there to be buried, Thomas lived in Horne and was resident there at the time of his death.

    Children:
    1. 2. Arthur Fenner was born Abt 1575, Horne, Surrey, England; died Between 1640 and 1645.

  2. 6.  Rev. Joseph Browne was born Abt 1562, Horley, Surrey, England (son of Rev. William Browne and Magdalen); died Bef 15 Oct 1633, Rusper, Sussex, England; was buried 15 Oct 1633, Rusper, Sussex, England.

    Rev. married Margery Patching Feb 1585, Horley, Surrey, England. Margery was born Abt 1565; died Bef 15 Dec 1605, Rusper, Sussex, England; was buried 15 Dec 1605, Rusper, Sussex, England. [Group Sheet]


  3. 7.  Margery Patching was born Abt 1565; died Bef 15 Dec 1605, Rusper, Sussex, England; was buried 15 Dec 1605, Rusper, Sussex, England.
    Children:
    1. William Browne was born Bef 5 Dec 1585; died 1650, Long Island, New Amsterdam.
    2. 3. Sarah Browne was born Bef 22 Oct 1592, Rusper, Sussex, England.


Generation: 4

  1. 12.  Rev. William Browne was born Feb 1534; died 14 Nov 1613, Horley, Surrey, England; was buried 16 Nov 1613, Horley, Surrey, England.

    Notes:

    On the occasion of his death and burial, he was described in the parish register of Horley as "Mr William Browne clerke vicar of Horley having lived there the space of fiftie years".

    Rev. married Magdalen Abt 1560. Magdalen died Bef 7 Sep 1604, Horley, Surrey, England; was buried 7 Sep 1604, Horley, Surrey, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 13.  Magdalen died Bef 7 Sep 1604, Horley, Surrey, England; was buried 7 Sep 1604, Horley, Surrey, England.
    Children:
    1. 6. Rev. Joseph Browne was born Abt 1562, Horley, Surrey, England; died Bef 15 Oct 1633, Rusper, Sussex, England; was buried 15 Oct 1633, Rusper, Sussex, England.