Name: Peter John FONDA
Given Name: Peter John
Birth: 03 JAN 1778 1
Baptism: 10 JAN 1778 2
Death: 14 NOV 1848
Age: 70y 10m 11d 3
Note: b. Caughnawaga (now Fonda), Montgomery Co., NY; bp. Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Caughnawaga, Fonda, Montgomery Co., NY; 1810 US Federal Census, Charlestown, Montgomery Co., NY; 1820 US Federal Census, Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY; 1830 & 1840 US Federal Census, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY; d. Fultonville, Montgomery Co., NY; bur. Old Fultonville Cemetery, Fultonville, Montgomery Co., NY; In 1783, the Consistory met at the parsonage with Dominie Romeyn to listen to the petition of those who resided on the south side of the river to establish a free ferry to the church (DRC of Fonda). It was agreed that wood be delivered by the congregation on both sides of the river at the home of John Wemple, who consented to keep and run for the congregation, Sundays and other church days, a ferry, for those who attended church. John Fonda agreed to allow a road over his lands to the ferry. This ferry was in operation as late as 1825, when it was conducted by Peter Fonda; o. Farmer, Merchant, Slave Owner; War of 1812 Service; [R078a] History of Montgomery County; [R077] Compendium of Early Mohawk Valley Families; [R038a] The Fonda Family; [NYG&B] Record 56:386; 60:56 >> www.fonda.org <<
Father: John Douw FONDA b: 1741
Mother: Angelica HANSEN b: 30 JAN 1750
Blondina Denche WEAVER b: 23 MAR 1789
- Angelte Weaver FONDA b: 18 AUG 1807
- Jacob Peter FONDA b: 22 MAY 1808
- Catharine Maria FONDA b: 17 JAN 1810
- Gertrude Weaver FONDA b: 05 MAY 1811
- Deborah Weaver FONDA b: 30 DEC 1812
- John Peter FONDA b: 08 APR 1815
- Zachariah Peter FONDA b: 05 MAR 1817
- Douw Henry FONDA b: 03 JUN 1819
- Giles Peter FONDA b: 19 MAR 1821
- Peter Weaver FONDA b: MAY 1822
- Elizabeth R. FONDA b: 1830
- Title: History of Montgomery County
Embracing Early Discoveries, the Advance of Civilization, the Labors and Triumphs of Sir William Johnson, the Inception and Development of Manufactures: With Town and Local Records, also Military Achievements of Montgomery Patriots
Publication: Syracuse, NY
Publisher: D. Mason & Co.
Publication Date: 1892
Edition: 843 pgs.
Author: Frothingham, Washington
- Title: Compendium of Early Mohawk Valley Families
Publication: Baltimore, MD
Publisher: Genealogical Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 1990
Edition: Vol. I, p.263-265
Author: Penrose, Maryly B.
- Title: The Fonda Family
Publication: Albany, NY
Publisher: The Dutch Settlers Society of Albany Yearbook
Publication Date: 1981
Edition: Vol. 48, p.17-20; Vol. 49, p.28-36
Author: McConville, Howard A.