Name: Minerva Fairbanks FONDA
Given Name: Minerva Fairbanks
Birth: 11 MAR 1871 in Gloversville, Fulton Co., NY 1
Death: 26 NOV 1955
Age: 84y 8m 15d
Burial: Prospect Hill Cemetery, Gloversville, NY 1
Note: b. Gloversville, Fulton Co., NY; 1875 New York State Census, Gloversville Village, Johnstown, Fulton Co., NY; 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920 & 1930 US Federal Census, Gloversville, Fulton Co., NY; 1915 New York State Census, Gloversville Ward 02, A.D.01, E.D.02, Fulton Co., NY; 1925 New York State Census, Gloversville Ward 02, A.D.01, E.D.02, Fulton Co., NY; 1940 US Federal Census, Gloversville, Fulton Co., NY (Minerva Fonda, b. 1871, NY, Sister); 1905 New York State Census, Gloversville, Fulton Co., NY; bur. Prospect Hill Cemetery, Gloversville, NY; [R034c] Genealogy of the Fairbanks Family in America; [Miss Fonda, Retired School Teacher, Dies - Gloversville - Former local teacher, Miss Minerva Fairbanks Fonda, 84, died at her home 176 South Main street at 9:50 Saturday morning, following a long illness. Miss Fonda was born and resided her entire life in Gloversville where she graduated from high school. She received a degree from Oneonta Normal school and returned to take up teaching in Estee junior high and the high school where she served in the biology department for 40 years. She belonged to the First Methodist Church and the Lend-A-Hand class of the church. She was a member of the Monday Afternoon Study Club. Her survivors are a sister, Anna M. Fonda of Gloversville, nieces and nephews. Funeral servlces will be held today in her home with Rev. Lawrence Snow conducting at 7:30 p.m. The Walrath and Bushouer Funeral Home will remove the body for burial in Prospect Hill Cemetery Tuesday morning. Schenectady Gazette, Monday, November 28, 1966.] >> www.fonda.org <<
Father: Henry Douw FONDA b: 01 JAN 1835 in Fonda Farm, Mohawk, Montgomery Co., NY
Mother: Jane A. FAIRBANKS b: 05 MAY 1846 in Gloversville, Fulton Co., NY
- Title: Genealogy of the Fairbanks Family in America, 1633-1897
Publication: Boston, MA
Publisher: American Printing and Engraving Co.
Publication Date: 1897
Edition: 1021 pgs.
Author: Fairbanks, Lorenzo Sayles