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John F. Fenn[1, 2]

Male Abt 1829 - 1880


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  • Born  Abt 1829  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Census: Federal  1830  , Boykin, Miller County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • male 40-50: Elijah Fenn [at abt 42]
      female 30-40 [Martha at abt 35]
      female 15-20 [Eliza at abt 19]
      female 10-15 [Sarah Ann at abt 17?]
      male 15-20 [William at abt 16]
      female 10-15 [Letty at abt 14]
      female 10-15 [Lucile at abt 11]
      female 10-15 [Mary Polly at abt 9?]
      female 5-10 [Melvena at abt 8]
      female 5-10 [Catherine at abt 6]
      female <5 [Carolyn at abt 3]
      male <5 [John at abt 1]
      male 70-80
    Census: Federal  1840  , Boykin, Miller County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • male 40-50: Elijah Fann [at abt 52]
      female 40-50 [Martha Rich at 45]
      female 15-20
      female 15-20
      male 10-15 [John at abt 11]
      female 5-10
      female 5-10 [Jane at 9]
      female 5-10 [Zelphia at abt 7]
      male <5
      female <5 [Alsia at 5]
    Census: Federal  15 Aug 1850  , District 22, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) John Fann, male age 21, farmer, $500 real estate, born in GA, cannot read or write
      2) Emeline Fann, female age 20, born in GA, cannot read or write
      3) Wm Fann, male age [42 or possibly 1/12?], born in GA
    Land Sale  21 Dec 1853  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    John Fenn to Sarah Alderman - district 27, lots 315 & 325 
    • recorded in book J, page 398 on 27 November 1854
    Land Sale  13 Jan 1855  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    John Fenn to Redur & K. Knight - district 27, lot 290 
    • recorded in book J, page 526 on 16 February 1855
    Census: Federal  16 Oct 1860  , , Miller County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 1) J. Fenn, male age 30, farmer, $2,000 real estate, $2,000 personal estate, born in GA
      2) Emeline Fenn, female age 30, born in GA
      3) E. Fenn, female age 9, born in GA
      4) S. G. Fenn, female age 4, born in GA
      5) R. G. Fenn, female age 3, born in GA
      6) Mary V. Fenn, female age 3/12, born in GA
    Military: Civil War  10 Apr 1862-2 Sep 1864  , Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Private, Company G, Lowry's Brigade, 45th Regiment, Alabama Infantry 
    • John F. Fenn was mustered on 10 April 1862 from Loachapoka, Alabama (just Northeast of Notasulga) and was to serve 3 years or until the end of the war. On 11 November 1862 he was admitted to the C. S. A. Post Hospital in Dalton, Georgia for Diarrhea. Then, on 21 November, he was transferred to "Cleaveland."

      On 2 September 1864, he was in a railroad collision accident and his right leg was amputated. On the 3rd, he was admitted to Ocmulgee Hospital in Macon. On 16 September 1864 he was released from the hospital and the next day he was furloughed to his residence in "Macon County."
    Census: Federal  14 Jul 1870  , Notasulga, Macon County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • 1) John Fenn, white male age 45, farmer, $640 real estate, $200 personal estate, born in AL
      2) Emily Fenn, white female age 39, keeping house, born in GA
      3) Madison Fenn, white male age 17, farm hand, born in AL
      4) William Fenn, white male age 15, farm hand, born in AL, attended school
      5) Thomas S. Fenn, white male age 12, farm hand, born in AL, attended school
      6) Ida Fenn, white female age 7, born in AL
    Died  Between 1880 and 1900  , , Macon County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census: Federal  26 Jun 1880  , Beat 1-East half, Macon County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • 1) John Fenn, head, white male age 55, farmer, born in AL, parents born in GA
      2) Emily Fenn, wife, white female age 50, keeping house, born in AL, parents born in SC
      3) William Fenn, son, single white male age 28, laborer, born in AL
      4) Madison Fenn, son, single white male age 25, laborer, born in AL
      5) Thomas Fenn, son, single white male age 21, laborer, born in AL
    Person ID  I916  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  12 Feb 2011 

    Father  Elijah Fenn,   b. 17 Jul 1788, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1844, , , Early (now Miller) County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Martha Rich,   b. 3 Sep 1795, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1859, , , Miller County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  Abt 1807  , , Burke County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F185  Group Sheet

    Family  Emeline Harrell,   b. Feb 1831, , Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 7 Jun 1900, , , Russell County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  4 Feb 1849  , , Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 11
    Children 
     1. Madison A. Fenn,   b. Jan 1853, , , , Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1927
     2. William Franklin Fenn, Sr.,   b. 1855, , Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1922, , Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Thomas S. Fenn,   b. Abt 1858, , , , Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880
     4. Nancy Ida Fenn,   b. 15 Dec 1862, , , , Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1942
    Last Modified  12 Oct 2005 
    Family ID  F354  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1829 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1830 - , Boykin, Miller County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1840 - , Boykin, Miller County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Feb 1849 - , , Early County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 15 Aug 1850 - , District 22, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Sale - John Fenn to Sarah Alderman - district 27, lots 315 & 325 - 21 Dec 1853 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Sale - John Fenn to Redur & K. Knight - district 27, lot 290 - 13 Jan 1855 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 16 Oct 1860 - , , Miller County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary: Civil War - Private, Company G, Lowry's Brigade, 45th Regiment, Alabama Infantry - 10 Apr 1862-2 Sep 1864 - , Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 14 Jul 1870 - , Notasulga, Macon County, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Between 1880 and 1900 - , , Macon County, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 26 Jun 1880 - , Beat 1-East half, Macon County, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S764] History of Miller County, Georgia 1856-1980, Nellie Cook Davis, (Colquitt, Georgia: Citizens Bank, 1980), G975.8964 DAV GA., 15.

    2. [S769] Alabama State Department of Public Health, (Vital Records, Montgomery, Alabama), Montgomery, Alabama, death certificate for William Frank Fenn, 11 Mar 1922, copy supplied by Kathy (kathy36110@wnconnect.com) at http://hometown.aol.com/kathy36110/JohnFenn.html.

    3. [S1718] 1830 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, Georgia, Early County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M19, p. 12, Elija Fenn household, accessed 11 Jan 2011, 11 Jan 2011.

    4. [S1719] 1840 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, Georgia, Early County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M704, roll 40, Wilson Township, p. 115, Elijah Fann household, accessed 11 Jan 2011., 11 Jan 2011.

    5. [S1255] 1850 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), M432, roll 67, District 22, p. 46, dwelling 263, family 263, John Fann household, accessed 5 Jul 2008, 5 Jul 2008.

    6. [S531] Decatur County, Georgia, General Index to Realty Deeds & Mortgages, Clerk of Court, (Superior Court, Bainbridge, Georgia), grantor index 5A, 27 Apr 2007.

    7. [S735] 1860 U.S. census, Miller County, Georgia, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), J. Fenn household, dwelling & family 181, page 532; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M653, roll 130.

    8. [S1200] "Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Alabama," images online, subscription database, www.footnote.com, (www.footnote.com), service record for John F. Fenn, 30 Jun 2007.

    9. [S1466] 1870 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Alabama, Macon County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2003), M593, roll 27, Notasulga, p. 306, dwelling 287, family 298, John Fann household, accessed 30 Jun 2008, 30 Jun 2008.

    10. [S1424] 1880 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Alabama, Macon County, (http://ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), T9, roll 21, Beat 1-East half, enumeration district (ED) 118, p. 425A, dwelling 298, family 322, John Fenn household, accessed 30 Jun 2008, 30 Jun 2008.

    11. [S57] "Georgia Marriages to 1850," subscription database, Ancestry.com, Jordan Dodd, (www.ancestry.com), Fenn, John and Harrell, Emeline, married 04 Feb 1849 in Early County.