Reverend William Fenner

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Reverend William Fenner

Birthdate: (43)
Birthplace: London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Tunisia
Cause of death: diphtheria
Place of Burial: Tunisia
Immediate Family:

Son of William Fenner and Martha Fenner (Razell)
Husband of Cecile Fenner
Father of Mary Fenner; EDGAR WILLIAM FENNER; Elizabeth Laura Fenner; Alice Fenner and Stina Fenner
Brother of Jemima Clayton and Samuel Fenner

Occupation: Clergyman
Managed by: Felicity Fenner
Last Updated:

About Reverend William Fenner

William was a missionary with the London Missionary Society. He and his wife arrived in Posen, Prussia on 23 October 1857 where their first two children were born. They subsequently moved on to Tunis, North Africa arriving there in April 1860 where his task was to teach Christianity to the Jews. Further details can be found in St. Francis Magazine, Vol 8, No 3, June 2012 entitled "A Brief History of St. George's Anglican Church, Tunis" by Rev. Dr Jos M. Strengholt.

William was seconded as Temporary Chaplain at Christ Church, Jerusalem from July 1870 to April 1871.

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Reverend William Fenner's Timeline

January 31, 1831
London, Greater London, United Kingdom
December 4, 1858
Age 27
Poznań, Greater Poland, Poland
November 4, 1859
Age 28
Poznań, Greater Poland, Poland
November 11, 1861
Age 30
July 27, 1865
Age 34
November 20, 1868
Age 37
July 22, 1874
Age 43
July 24, 1874
Age 43