Person:Richard Fenton (4)

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Richard Fenton
b.6 Dec 1823 Ohio, United States
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Name Richard Fenton
Gender Male
Alt Birth[7] Dec 1823 Virginia, United States
Alt Birth? West Virginia, United States
Birth[1][5] 6 Dec 1823 Ohio, United States
Marriage bef 1849 to Mary Way
Residence? 1861-1870 Indiana, United Statesdaughters born in Indiana, enlisted in an Indiana military unit
Residence[1][5] 1906 Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United States175 Stanton Avenue
Occupation[5] 1906 Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United Statescarpenter
Cause of Death[5] 1906 Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United Statessenility
Alt Death[5] 19 Sep 1906 Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United States82 years 10 months 13 days
Death[1] 20 Sep 1906 Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United States
Burial[1] Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United StatesFerncliff Cemetery

There is a Richard Fenton in the Clark County 1840 census, but he is too young to be a head of a household. Was his father Richard as well?

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    Richard Fenton
    Birth: 6 Dec 1823
    Death: 20 Sep 1906 (aged 82) Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, USA
    Burial: Ferncliff Cemetery, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, USA
    Memorial #: 41896715
    Family Members
    Spouse
    Mary Way Fenton Unknown-1893
    Children
    Samuel Fenton 1849-1926
    Clara Fenton Sindle 1861-1934
    Created by: Robert "Rob" Weller (46505507)
    Added: 13 Sep 2009
    URL: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/41896715/richard-fenton
    Citation: Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 29 January 2020), memorial page for Richard Fenton (6 Dec 1823–20 Sep 1906), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41896715, citing Ferncliff Cemetery, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Robert "Rob" Weller (contributor 46505507) .

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    Ohio Obituary Index (includes Springfield)
    https://www.rbhayes.org/main/ohio-obituary-index/
    not found

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    Dayton Obituary and Genealogy Database
    http://www.daytonmetrolibrary.org/hobits/index.php
    not listed

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    newspapers.com
    obituary not found (searched Springfield and Dayton)

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    Name: Richard Fenton
    Event Type: Death
    Event Date: 19 Sep 1906
    Event Place: Springfield, Springfield City, Clark, Ohio, United States
    Gender: Male
    Age: 82
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1824

    Reference ID: p 66
    GS Film Number: 466665
    Digital Folder Number: 004016797
    Image Number: 531

    Citing this Record
    "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F6LW-Y6P : 9 March 2018), Richard Fenton, 19 Sep 1906; citing Death, Springfield, Springfield City, Clark, Ohio, United States, source ID p 66, County courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 466,665.

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    Name: Hannah Bressman
    Event Type: Death
    Event Date: 27 Oct 1885
    Event Place: Clark, Ohio, United States
    Address: Stanton Ave.
    Residence Place: Clark Co., OH
    Gender: Female
    Age: 20
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Race: White
    Race (Original): White
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1865
    Birthplace: Clark Co., OH
    Father's Name: Richard Fenton
    Mother's Name: Mary Fenton

    Other information in the record of Hannah Bressman
    Name: Hannah Bressman
    Event Type: Death
    Event Date: 27 Oct 1885
    Event Place: Clark, Ohio, United States
    Address: Stanton Ave.
    Residence Place: Clark Co., OH
    Gender: Female
    Age: 20
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Race: White
    Race (Original): White
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1865
    Birthplace: Clark Co., OH
    Father's Name: Richard Fenton
    Mother's Name: Mary Fenton

    Reference ID: v 1 p 306
    GS Film Number: 466665
    Digital Folder Number: 004016797
    Image Number: 205

    Citing this Record
    "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F6FG-NMT : 9 March 2018), Mary Fenton in entry for Hannah Bressman, 27 Oct 1885; citing Death, Clark, Ohio, United States, source ID v 1 p 306, County courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 466,665.

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    Name: Richard Fenton
    Event Type: Census
    Event Year: 1900
    Event Place: Springfield Township, Precinct B Springfield City Ward 1, Clark, Ohio, United States
    Gender: Male
    Age: 77
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Race: White
    Race (Original): W
    Relationship to Head of Household: Grandfather
    Relationship to Head of Household (Original): G Father
    Birth Date: Dec 1823
    Birthplace: Virginia
    Father's Birthplace: Virginia
    Mother's Birthplace: Virginia


    Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
    Robb Syndle Head M 39 Ohio
    Clara Syndle Wife F 39 Indiana
    Maud Syndle Daughter F 19 Ohio
    Bertie Syndle Daughter M 16 Ohio
    Charles Syndle Son M 14 Ohio
    Mabel Syndle Daughter F 11 Ohio
    Dortha Syndle Daughter F 5 Ohio
    Richard Fenton Grandfather M 77 Virginia

    District: 16
    Sheet Number and Letter: 7B
    Household ID: 124
    Line Number: 87
    Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
    Affiliate Publication Number: T623
    GS Film Number: 1241246
    Digital Folder Number: 004117697
    Image Number: 00321

    Citing this Record
    "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMCN-M4Z : accessed 29 January 2020), Richard Fenton in household of Robb Syndle, Springfield Township, Precinct B Springfield City Ward 1, Clark, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 16, sheet 7B, family 124, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,246.

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    Name: Richard Fenton
    Event Type: Census
    Event Date: 1880
    Event Place: Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United States
    Gender: Male
    Age: 56
    Race: White
    Race (Original): W
    Occupation: Carpenter
    Relationship to Head of Household: Self
    Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Self
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1824
    Birthplace: Ohio, United States
    Father's Birthplace: Virginia, United States
    Mother's Birthplace: Virginia, United States
    Sheet Letter: A
    Sheet Number: 431
    Person Number: 0
    Volume: 1


    Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
    Richard Fenton Self M 56 Ohio, United States
    Mary Fenton Wife F 52 Pennsylvania, United States
    Libbie Fenton Daughter F 24 Ohio, United States
    Clara Fenton Daughter F 18 Ohio, United States
    Hannah Fenton Daughter F 15 Indiana, United States
    Charlotte Fenton Daughter F 15 Indiana, United States
    Anna Fenton Daughter F 4 Ohio, United States
    Richard Fenton Son M 3 Ohio, United States

    District: ED 51
    Sheet Number and Letter: 431A
    Household ID: 5479992
    Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
    Affiliate Publication Number: T9
    Affiliate Film Number: 0999
    GS Film Number: 1254999
    Digital Folder Number: 005161799
    Image Number: 00725

    Citing this Record
    "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZ1V-GGF : 19 August 2017), Richard Fenton in household of Richard Fenton, Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district ED 51, sheet 431A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm 1,254,999.

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    Name: Richard Fenton
    Event Type: Census
    Event Year: 1850
    Event Place: Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United States
    Gender: Male
    Age: 29
    Race: White
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1821
    Birthplace: Ohio
    House Number: 846


    Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
    Richard Fenton M 29 Ohio
    Mary Fenton F 24 Pennsylvania
    Saml Fenton M 1 Ohio

    Household ID: 864
    Line Number: 32
    Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
    Affiliate Publication Number: M432
    Affiliate Film Number: 666
    GS Film Number: 20214
    Digital Folder Number: 004191056
    Image Number: 00447

    Citing this Record
    "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MX3K-DRB : 12 April 2016), Saml Fenton in household of Richard Fenton, Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United States; citing family 864, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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    Name: Richard Fenton
    Event Type: Census
    Event Date: 1890
    Event Place: Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United States

    Affiliate Publication Title: Schedules Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War,1890.
    Affiliate Publication Number: M123
    Affiliate Film Number: 63
    GS Film number: 338222
    Digital Folder Number: 004679126
    Image Number: 00454

    Citing this Record
    "United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K83V-HFZ : 11 March 2018), Richard Fenton, 1890; citing NARA microfilm publication M123 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 338,222.


    Private Company H 20th Indiana Infantry 16 Mar 1864-19 Jun 1965
    wounded arm
    Belong B 3 Reg OH Mexican War

  11.   .

    Name: Samuel Fenton
    Event Type: Death
    Event Date: 16 May 1926
    Event Place: Pike, Clark, Ohio
    Address: Jordan Road
    Gender: Male
    Age: 76
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Race: White
    Occupation: Farmer
    Birth Date: 27 May 1849
    Birthplace: Springfield, Ohio
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1850
    Burial Date: 18 May 1926
    Cemetery: Ferncliff Cemetery
    Father's Name: Richard Fenton
    Father's Birthplace: W. Va.
    Mother's Name: Mary Way
    Mother's Birthplace: W. Va.

    Other information in the record of Samuel Fenton
    Name: Samuel Fenton
    Event Type: Death
    Event Date: 16 May 1926
    Event Place: Pike, Clark, Ohio
    Address: Jordan Road
    Gender: Male
    Age: 76
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Race: White
    Occupation: Farmer
    Birth Date: 27 May 1849
    Birthplace: Springfield, Ohio
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1850
    Burial Date: 18 May 1926
    Cemetery: Ferncliff Cemetery
    Father's Name: Richard Fenton
    Father's Birthplace: W. Va. <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
    Mother's Name: Mary Way
    Mother's Birthplace: W. Va.

    File Number: fn 41904
    GS Film number: 1984359
    Digital Folder Number: 004021793
    Image Number: 01478

    Citing this Record
    "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X8VL-5DH : 15 August 2019), Mary Way in entry for Samuel Fenton, 16 May 1926; citing Pike, Clark, Ohio, reference fn 41904; FHL microfilm 1,984,359.

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    Name: Richard Fenton
    Event Type: Pension
    Event Date: 1887
    Event Place: Ohio, United States
    Event Place (Original): Ohio
    Military Company/Regiment: B
    Military Regiment: 3 Ohio Vols

    Affiliate Publication Number: T317
    Affiliate Publication Title: Index to Mexican War Pension Files,1887-1926
    Affiliate Film Number: 5
    GS Film Number: 000537004
    Digital Folder Number: 005189103
    Image Number: 00838

    Citing this Record
    "United States Mexican War Pension Index, 1887-1926", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K8H7-DFQ : 3 October 2018), Richard Fenton, 1887.

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    Name: Richard Fenton
    Event Type: Census
    Event Date: 1870
    Event Place: Miami, Miami, Indiana, United States
    Event Place (Original): Miami, Indiana, nulla, United States, Jackson, Miami, Indiana, United States
    Gender: Male
    Age: 46
    Race: White
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1824
    Birthplace: Virginia
    Page Number: 5


    Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
    Richard Fenton M 46 Virginia
    Mary Fenton F 45 Pennsylvania
    Sarah Fenton F 14 Ohio
    Philip Fenton M 11 Ohio
    Clara Fenton F 9 Indiana
    Hannah Fenton F 6 Indiana
    Charlottie Fenton F 2 Indiana

    Household ID: 35
    Line Number: 40
    Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
    Affiliate Publication Number: M593
    GS Film Number: 000545842
    Digital Folder Number: 004263017
    Image Number: 00185

    Citing this Record
    "United States Census, 1870", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MX63-CBN : 8 June 2019), Charlottie Fenton in entry for Richard Fenton, 1870.