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Howard Withrow Fenton

banker

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

Background

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.

Career

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.

Membership

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

Connections

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