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Gardiner H Fonda
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Birth: Sep. 6, 1828
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1913
Schenectady
Schenectady County
New York, USA

"Schenectady Gazette, Wednesday Morning, December 14, 1913
FONDA, in this city. December 20th,
1913, Gardiner H. Fonda, aged 85 years,
of 142 Park Place.
Funeral Wednesday afternoon at
2:30 o'clock, at the chapel of Timeson
& Fronk, 134 State street Relatives
and friends are invited. G. A. R. and
Sons of Veterans are also invited. Interment
in Vale cemetery."



"Schenectady Gazette, Monday Morning, September 8, 1913
CITY'S OLDEST VETERAN CELEBRATES ANNIVERSARY
Gardiner H. Fonda, 142 Park place,observed the 85th anniversary of his
birthday Saturday at his home, receiving
many congratulations from friends
who called and otherwise.
He was born September 6, 1828, and
was employed before the Civil War as
an Adams Express Company messenger
on several of the roads in the south.
H e c a m e home before the war broke
out and enlisted in R Compsmy, 176th
New York Infantry, serving two years
and nine months and being mustered
out at Savannah, Ga., in 1866.
He came back to Schenectady and
was appointed a keeper at Auburn,
prison, serving under Superintendent
D. P. Forrest of this city.
Mr. Fonda was a son of the late Dr.
Alexander G. Fonda and is probably the
oldest veteran of the Civil War now living in this city."
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Jane Young Fonda (1823 - 1903)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Vale Cemetery
Schenectady
Schenectady County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Addie
Record added: Oct 11, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118515918
Gardiner H Fonda
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