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Antonia Fesser
Date: 1839 - 1922
Remarks: Antonia E. Lentilhon was the daughte of Eugene Lentilhon (1810-1879) and Emily Louisa (Smith) Lentilhon (1816-1869). Her father was born in Lyons, France and came to New York where he became a sucessful cotton merchant. Miss lentihlhon married Edward Fesser, a successful artist. The couple had four children: Emilie L. Fesser, Edith P. Fesser, Francis J. Fesser, and Edward Fesser (b. 1863). Mrs. Fesser with her family lived in New Brighton, Staten Island, but she maintained homes in New York City and Pleasant Valley, New York.