Mar 29

Here is a menagerie of various Fonda photos that do not appear on the main fonda.org website.  They are all of deceased people and I have not given any references since most are from public sources.  If I have stepped on any copyrights please advise and I will give credits or remove… my intent is […]

written by admin \\ tags: , ,

Mar 23

Longtime University Professor Honors Mother, Assists Students by Establishing New Endowed Scholarship Cal Poly Pomona Campus News – Week of January 14, 2002 (older article, just found it) Ed Fonda remembers how his mother influenced him and his sister to pursue advanced degrees. Each eventually obtained a Ph.D., degrees that opened doors of opportunity in […]

written by admin \\ tags: , , ,

May 10

Some interesting information on our Anneke Jans connection… (connection verified through references in “Dear Cousin”; A Charted Genealogy of the Descendants of Anneke Jans Bogardus (1605-1663) to the 5th Generation“) This is an e-mail I recently responded to regarding this topic: Message On Fri, 08 May 2009 17:32:02 -0600, <mark@fonda.org> wrote: Hello Ronald, Yes, Fonda […]

written by admin \\ tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Jan 01

Abraham A. Fonda (1803-1871); William Cornelius Fonda (1807-1885); John Henry Fonda (1808-); George Farrell Fonda (1859-1943) Abraham A. Fonda (1803-1871) Sources: Western Historical Manuscript CollectionBorn in Wynantskill, Rensselaer County, NY; 1850, 1860 & 1870 Census, Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY; participated in a 1838 Jackson County, MO land sale (Prudhomme Tract) which eventually became Kansas City. […]

written by admin \\ tags: , , ,

Jan 01

This is a duplicate of the listing on the fonda.org website. Jellis Adam Fonda; Gunstocker; born 1670, died 8-Sep-1737 at 67 years of age; b. Albany, New, York; Jellis was in Albany in 1697, and Schenectady, 1700-20. In 1777, a Petition was sent to the New York Provincial Legislature to split Albany Co. into two […]

written by admin \\ tags: , , , , , , , , , ,