William Sherman Jennings HouseEdit profile
The William Sherman Jennings House (also known as the May Mann Jennings House or the Jennings-Rogers House) is a historic site in Brooksville, Florida, United States. It is located at 48 Olive Street. On October 22, 1998, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.Original owners
The house was owned by William Sherman Jennings and his wife, May Mann Jennings, who married on May 12, 1891. William Jennings was a lawyer, Hernando County Judge, State Legislator and Florida Governor from 1901-1905. May Jennings was active in civic work and politics, serving as president of the Florida Federation of Women's Clubs, co-founder of the Florida League of Women Voters and supported a dozen other causes.