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Douw H. Fonda
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1875
Death: Apr. 28, 1930

Douw H. Fonda, aged 55 years, retired wealthy chemical manufacturer, who killed himself at his home in Bedford, Westchester county, Tuesday, after being in ill health for several months, was a son of the late Ten Eyck and Harriet McNeil Fonda, who formerly lived at Fonda. They moved to Chicago many years ago, where Douw H. Fonda was born. He was afterward adopted by Douw Fonda (his Uncle), who was connected with the Albany Drug company at one time and who died several years ago. Douw H. Fonda is survived by his mother in Concord. N. H., and a brother in Omaha. Neb. Amsterdam NY Daily Democrat and Recorder, Wednesday, April 30, 1930.

Uncle of Actor Henry Jaynes Fonda (1905-1982).

Married first to Caroline Margaret Wyman who died in 1924.

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Family links: 
  Ten Eyck Hilton Fonda (1838 - 1921)
  Harriet M. McNeil Fonda (1848 - 1931)
  Mary Maguire Lynham Nevin (1875 - 1941)*
  Mabel Fonda Gareissen (1869 - 1924)*
  Ten Eyck Hilton Fonda (1871 - 1967)*
  Douw H. Fonda (1875 - 1930)
  William Brace Fonda (1879 - 1935)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Body cremated at Fresh Pond Crematory in Queens, New York City.
Prospect Hill Cemetery
Montgomery County
New York, USA
Created by: Mark Fonda
Record added: Oct 10, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118465110
Douw H. Fonda
Added by: Mark Fonda
Douw H. Fonda
Added by: Mark Fonda
Douw H. Fonda
Added by: Mark Fonda
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