Jesse Hardenburg Fonda

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Jesse Hardenburg Fonda

  • Birth Oct 1868 Schoharie County, New York, USA
  • Death 2 May 1938 Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York, USA
  • Burial Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York, USA
  • Memorial ID 102716550

Evening Recorder, Amsterdam, NY, Wednesday, May 4, 1938
Jesse H. Fonda
The funeral of Jesse H. Fonda
70, former city clerk of Schenec-
tady and a member of the Board
of Assessors In that city for 16
years, will be held Thursday afternoon
at 2:30 o'clock at his
home, 1087 Glenwood Boulevard,
and interment will be in Vale
Cemetery, Schenectady.
Mr. Fonda died Monday afternoon
after a short illness. Born in
Schoharie County in 1868, a son of
Jacob Fonda and Eunice Lansing,
he went to Schenectady County
with his parents in boyhood and
the family settled in the section
known as "Fonda's Basin". As a
young man he was employed in
the carpet mills of Stephen Sanford
A Sons, this city. He was
appointed city clerk of Schenectady
in 1916. In 1919 he was elected
assessor and served continuously
until the close of 1935.
The survivors are his wife, who
before her marriage, was Jane A.
Williams; two daughters by a
previous marriage, Miss Myrtle
Fonda and Mrs. Hazel F. Northrup,
both of Schenectady, and two
grandchildren.

Note: other source is Fonda.org. Jesse's mother was Eunice Shafer who married 2nd, Abraham Lansing.


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  • Created by: Addie
  • Added: 27 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 102716550
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jesse Hardenburg Fonda (Oct 1868–2 May 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 102716550, citing Vale Cemetery, Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Addie (contributor 47097158) .