Jan 24

30 of the best Lining up for the Gill Melges 24 Worlds in Geelong Wednesday January 22nd 2014, Author: James Boyd, Location: Australia Boats from San Francisco to Geelong, from California to Australia, will all be chasing the title at the Melges 24 World Championship next week. Audi Ultra is starting her 2014 sailing season […]

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Jun 11

Natural ethos nets success for Slovenian fish farmers By Kester Eddy, Financial Times, June 11, 2013 Irena Fonda leans over the side of her boat and throws a handful of food pellets into the waters of the northern Adriatic. After a pause, the water is suddenly alive with fish, thrashing just below the surface. “They […]

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Dec 03

Many recent Italian immigrants with the Fonda surname have been included in the American Fonda database… first to differentiate from the original Dutch-American line… then as a separate project to try and establish some descendancy lines.  Although tradition holds that the Dutch line was originally of Italian descent, a direct link between the two lines […]

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Nov 05

According to Wikipedia, the Frisian people are characterized by the R1b subclade U106 DNA profile: “Based on Y-DNA studies, it is believed the Frisian Y-DNA Haplogroup to be from the Haplogroup U106/S21 and its downstream subclades. Reference Haplogroup R1b (Y-DNA). U106 is defined as R1b1b2a1a by Family Tree DNA. U106 subclades include R1a1b1b2a1a1, R1a1b1b2a1a2, R1a1b1b2a1a3, […]

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Oct 21

Rev. Donald A. Fonda Jr. Published in the Boston Globe on 10/21/2008 FONDA, Rev. Donald A., Jr. 70, exuberant & compassionate American Baptist minister. His smile was as wide as his open arms, radiating his love of life. Whether it was family, friends, parishioners or strangers, Donald A. Fonda (Jr.) enjoyed the people in his […]

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