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Adam Douw Fonda
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Birth: 1840
Death: May 8, 1911

Fonda - May 10 - Adam Fonda, aged 71 years, died at the Albany hospital Monday evening, following an operation that he underwent the week before. Mr. Fonda was a lifelong and highly respected resident of Fonda, and conducted a farm on the plank road for years. He was endeared to a large circle of friends by his genial disposition and generosity. The body was brought Tuesday by Undertaker George to the home of Mr. Fonda's daughter, Mrs. Ell Smith, of Berryville, where the funeral will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock, the Rev. H. C. Cussler officiating. Mr. Fonda is survived by five daughters and two sons, Mrs. Elmer Stobeck, Mrs. Wesley Nesburgh of Johnstown, Mrs. Eli Smith of Berryville, Mrs. Addie Saltsman of Ephratah, Mrs. Mamie Shults of Fort Plain, Douw and Frank Fonda of Fonda, and one brother, ex-Sheriff Stephen Fonda, of Fort Plain. Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder and Daily Democrat, Wednesday, May 10, 1911.

The funeral of Adam Fonda was held this afternoon at 2 o'clock at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Eli Smith, of Berryville, the Rev. H. C. Cussler officiating. There was a large gathering of friends from Fonda and vicinity and many floral tributes. The bearers were E. E. Folmsbee, Jay S. Wilson, J. C. Argersinger and Charles Grass. Interment was in Evergreen cemetery, Sand Flats. Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder and Daily Democrat, Thursday, May 11, 1911. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Maria C. Paddock Fonda (1849 - 1892)
 
 Children:
  Laura Paddock Fonda Strobeck (1873 - 1941)*
  Gertrude Paddock Fonda Smith (1875 - 1968)*
  Grace Davis Fonda Nesberg (1880 - 1957)*
  Frank Beebe Fonda (1887 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Fonda
Montgomery County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Mark Fonda
Record added: Jul 12, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20416547
Adam Douw Fonda
Added by: Mark Fonda
 
Adam Douw Fonda
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Adam Douw Fonda
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