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Tobias Bobbins "Tobe" Fondaw
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1845
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 25, 1923
Ballard County
Kentucky, USA

Married Mary S. Adams, daughter of Jesse P. & Elizabeth Jane (Samples) Adams.

Son of Jacob Fondaw, of Germany, & Elizabeth Rebecca Collins, of Tennessee.


OBITUARY - (no date(Feb. 25,1923) or source)" T.B. Fondaw. Word has been received in Paducah of the death of T.B. Fondaw, 75 years old at the home of his son, C.W. Fondaw, near LaCenter, on Sunday morning. Death resulted after a few days illness of pneumonia. Born in McCracken County in 1848 near Lone Oak, the son of Jacob and Elizabeth Fondaw, pioneer settlers of the county. Mr. Fondaw made his home in this country (county) until 14 years ago when he moved to Ballard county to live with his son. He is survived by four sons, C.W. Fondaw of Ballard county; W. Fondaw of Ballard county; J.E. Fondaw, of this city; A.A. Fondaw and O.F. Fondaw of Indianapolis; three brothers, J.W. Fondaw and Charles Fondaw, of Lowes, Graves county, and W.H. Fondaw of Paducah; and a sister, Mrs. Mariah Adams of Paducah. Miss Bettie Fondaw of Bandana is a half-sister; and J.A. Fondaw of Hutchison, Kansas; J.T. Fondaw of the county; R.S. Fondaw, H.B. Fondaw, W.A. Fondaw and D.H. Fondaw all of Ballard county, are half brothers. The death of his wife occurred thirty-five years ago. Funeral services and burial took place yesterday at Lowes." Tobe and Mary Susan are buried in the Heard Cemetery, along with several of their children. It is located on Hwy 339, just outside of Melber. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob VonDach (1819 - 1901)
  Elizabeth Rebecca Collins (1819 - 1857)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Susan Adams Fondaw (1857 - 1886)*
 
 Children:
  B. Fondaw*
  Lorenzo Buford Fondaw (1879 - 1893)*
  Arthur Andrew Fondaw (1880 - 1966)*
  Clarence W. Fondaw (1881 - 1969)*
  Oscar Fondaw (1885 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  George W. Fondaw (1843 - 1917)**
  James Willis Fondaw (1844 - 1923)*
  Tobias Bobbins Fondaw (1845 - 1923)
  Charles W. Fondaw (1846 - 1926)*
  Mariah Fondaw Adams (1852 - 1929)**
  Monroe Fondaw (1854 - 1918)*
  Jacob Fondaw (1857 - ____)*
  John Albert Fondaw (1860 - 1943)**
  Jessie Fondaw (1862 - 1948)**
  William Augustus Fondaw (1863 - 1946)**
  Robert Samuel Fondaw (1866 - 1948)**
  Nancy Elizabeth Fondaw (1868 - 1952)**
  Hillon Preston Fondaw (1870 - 1950)**
  Marrion Milton Fondaw (1871 - 1875)**
  Eddie Boyd Fondaw (1874 - 1922)**
  Infant Fondaw (1876 - 1876)**
  David Harlowe Fondaw (1878 - 1960)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Heard Cemetery
Graves County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Joanna Pace
Originally Created by: Ashley
Record added: May 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26987062
Tobias Bobbins Tobe Fondaw
Added by: Joanna Pace
 
Tobias Bobbins Tobe Fondaw
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Tobias Bobbins Tobe Fondaw
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