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Fenton Genealogy & History

Fenton is a locational English name, from any of the villages named Fenton throughout Cumberland, Cumbria, Lincolnshire, Northumbria, Staffordhire, and Yorkshire. Derived from Old English fen (marsh) and tun (enclosure), it was used to describe those who lived on a homestead or hamlet near a marsh. It could also be an anglicized version of the Gaelic O'Fionnachta, with spelling variations in Fenton genealogy including Fenden, Fentin, Vaentjen, Vante, Ventes, and Wenden. Fenton family history is first recorded in Belgium. Noteworthy in Fenton genealogy is British Captain Edward Fenton who battled the Spanish Armada and with Sir Francis Drake secured the colony of Virginia for England in the 16th century.


Fenton Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Budd Fenton-- --, 1919November 15,1993NY
Babara Fenton-- --, 1930June ,1979CA
C Myles Fenton-- --, 1916June 3,1998NY
D Estina Fenton-- --, 1912January 27,1991MI

Fenton Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Jane Fenton-- --, 1934August 13,2001Lima,OH
Faith Fenton-- --, 1891April ,1972Long Beach,CA
G Donald Fenton-- --, 1912February 24,2000Sun City West,AZ
H Lloyd Fenton-- --, 1917July 12,2004Gillette,WY

Fenton Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Coleman FentonTheresa AveryNovember 21,2001Wake, NC
Derek FentonAmy Van LerbergheJuly 31,2004Wake, NC
Larry FentonMary HarringtonApril 27,2003Wake, NC
Irving FentonMarion PearlmanFebruary 19,1972Los Angeles, CA

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