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Howard Withrow Fenton

Howard Withrow Fenton, American banker. Member Indiana Society of Chicago.


  • Fenton, Howard Withrow was born on December 29, 1877 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of William Taylor and Mary Louise (Inskeep) Fenton.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the high school.


    • Began with N.W. Harris Company, 1895, continuing with its successor, the Haris Trust & Savings Bank, of which was made treasurer, 1907, director, member Executive Committee, 1909, vice president 1911. president 1923, Chairman of the Board, 1943-1947. Retired 1947.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Member Indiana Society of Chicago. Clubs: Chicago, Union League.


    • Married Ethel Beatrice Carpenter, May 22, 1901.; married second, Lauretta Octigan White, February 14, 1931. Children: Alice Beatrice (Mistress.
    • father: William Taylor Fenton
    • mother: Mary Louise (Inskeep) Fenton
    • spouses: Ethel Beatrice Carpenter
    • Lauretta Octigan White
    • child: Alice Beatrice (Mrs Fenton
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    Born December 29, 1877
    Died August 30, 1958
    (aged 80)