William Edgar Fenno Jr

25 December 1881–21 February 1954 (Age 72)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of William Edgar

When William Edgar Fenno Jr was born on 25 December 1881, in New York City, New York, United States, his father, William Edgar Fenno, was 28 and his mother, Leah Jane Warren, was 27. He married Gertrude Virginia Geibel on 25 June 1906, in Bronx, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Bergen, New Jersey, United States in 1920 and Floral Park, Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died on 21 February 1954, in Fort Lauderdale, Broward, Florida, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

William Edgar Fenno Jr
Gertrude Virginia Geibel
Marriage: 25 June 1906
William Edgar Fenno III
Gertrude Virginia Fenno

Spouse and Children

25 June 1906
Bronx, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William Edgar Fenno


    Leah Jane Warren






    Jessie Louise Fenno


    Leah Fenno


    Allen Blanchard Fenno


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Age 10

Historical Boundaries: 1891: Dade, Florida, United States 1915: Broward, Florida, United States
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 20

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • William E Fenno, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Wm Fenno, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William E Fenno Jr., "New Jersey State Census, 1915"

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