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Rachel Davis Fonda Alter
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Birth: Dec., 1889
Death: Jan. 2, 1935

Mrs. Rachel Fonda Alter, aged about 43, wife of David M. Alter, died Wednesday morning at her home in Nelliston, after a short illness. She was a daughter of the late Sheriff and Mrs. Stephen Fonda, Sr., and was born In Fort Plain and spent her entire life in this section. Besides her husband, she is survived by three brothers, Stephen Fonda, Jr., of Ithaca, and Peter and James Fonda, of New York; also several half-sisters. Funeral services will be held at the home Saturday afternoon, Rev. E. R. Kruizenga, pastor of the Fort Plain Reformed church, officiating. The remains will be placed in the Catherine Nellis Memorial Chapel vault until Spring when interment will be made in the Fort Plain cemetery. Gloversville NY Morning Herald, Thursday, January 3, 1935.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Stephen A Fonda (1832 - 1917)
  Margaret Cook Fox Fonda (1849 - 1932)
 
 Siblings:
  James Lansing Fonda (1865 - 1938)**
  Martin Nellis Fonda (1870 - 1941)**
  Maria C. Fonda Van Slyke (1879 - 1956)*
  Martha Fonda Nagle (1881 - 1967)*
  Rachel Davis Fonda Alter (1889 - 1935)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Fort Plain Cemetery
Fort Plain
Montgomery County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Mark Fonda
Record added: Sep 18, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 117259920
Rachel Davis <i>Fonda</i> Alter
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