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Clara Berenter

Female 1919 - 1987


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  • Born  13 Mar 1919  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Died  18 Mar 1987  [2
    • Washington Post, The (DC) - March 21, 1987

      Deceased Name: CLARA BERENTER SENNETT 68, a founder and senior partner of Sennett & Co., a real estate development and management firm, died of sepsis March 18 at Sibley Memorial Hospital. She lived in Washington.
      Mrs. Sennett was born in Washington and graduated from the old Central High School. She had served on the board of the Central High School Alumni Association and had been the cochairman of class reunions.
      She worked as a real estate property manager before becoming a founder in 1953 of the old Jolles & Sennett Co., which developed North Portal Estates and other communities in the area. In 1960, she and her husband, Harry A. Sennett, formed Sennett & Co.
      Mrs. Sennett was a member of the Metropolitan Washington Board of Trade, the Tifereth Israel Congregation in Washington, Hadassah, and the Norbeck Country Club in Silver Spring.
      In addition to her husband, of Washington, survivors include a daughter, Linda S. Newman of Potomac; four sisters, Sadye Herman of Silver Spring, Mary Oshinsky Schneider and Carolyn Bogen, both of Chevy Chase, and Irene Sherman of Washington; and three grandchildren.
    Person ID  I1490  Himelfarb Family Tree
    Last Modified  20 Apr 2005 

    Father  William Louis Berenter,   b. 15 May 1879,   d. 3 Jun 1938, Washington, District of Columbia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Pauline Needle,   b. 1 Apr 1883, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1974, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Histories
    William Berenter 1910 Census
    William Berenter 1910 Census
    Family ID  F535  Group Sheet

    Family  Harry Abraham Sennett,   b. 20 Jan 1914,   d. 4 Sep 2005, Potomac, Montgomery, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Linda Myra Sennett
    Family ID  F646  Group Sheet

  • Histories
    Clara Berenter Sennett obit
    Clara Berenter Sennett obit

  • Sources 
    1. [S6] Family Search US SSDI.

    2. [S5] Obituary.