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  • ID: ind00579
  • Name: Isaac Matthew DAVIS
  • Given Name: Isaac Matthew
  • Surname: Davis
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 17 OCT 1824 in Fonda, Montgomery Co., NY 1
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  • Death: 08 APR 1908
  • Age: 83y 5m 22d in Fonda, Montgomery Co., NY
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  • Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Fonda, NY 1
  • Note: b. Fonda, Montgomery Co., NY; d. Fonda, Montgomery Co., NY; Owner of I. M. Davis & Son, hardware store in Fonda, NY; business later operated by son, Erastus Corning Davis; o. Merchant & Property Owner; [R063] Hudson-Mohawk Genealogical and Family Memoirs; [Funeral of I. M. Davis - Many Unite In Paying Tribute to County's Oldest Merchant - The funeral of I. M. Davis was held at his home on Broadway Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock. The large house was filled to its utmost capacity with sorrowing relatives and friends, many of whom had been acquaintances of the deceased for over half a century and who assembled from far and near to pay a last tribute to him whom they had so long loved and respected. The Rev. J. Collings Caton of Brooklyn, a former pastor and relative of Mr. Davis, was present and officiated, pronouncing a well merited eulogy on the departed. He was assisted by the Rev. W. J. Lonsdale and the Rev. W. Frothingham, both of whom also paid fitting tributes to Mr. Davis' memory. The final offerings, which were beautiful and profuse, included a handsome piece from the consistory of the Reformed church, of which Mr. Davis had for many years been a valued member. The bearers were Everett Kennedy, W. E. Noxon, E. C. Davis, Hamilton Boyd, Ralph Davis and Corning Davis, sons-in-law, son and grandsons of Mr. Davis. The remains were laid to rest in the family plot In Evergreen cemetery. Among those from out of town were the Rev. J. Collings Caton, Brooklyn, Mrs. M. D. Moore, Mrs. Llbbie Moore McGregor, Mrs. M. L. Stover, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Morphy, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Davey, Mrs. J. O. Schuyler and Miss Schuyler, Amsterdam; Mr. and Mrs. John Sammons, Johnstown; Mrs, I. H. Fonda, Frankfort; Stephen Fonda and Miss Fonda, Canajoharie, and Mrs. I. H. Behr, Fort Plain. Amsterdam Evening Recorder, Monday, April 13, 1908.] >> <<

    Marriage 1 Rachel Maria FONDA b: 21 OCT 1825 in New York
    • Married: 17 MAR 1848 Religious Marriage in Fonda, Montgomery Co., NY
    • Note: m. Fonda, Montgomery Co., NY; [Married, at Fonda, Montgomery county on the 17th inst. by the Rev. Dow Van Olinda, J. M. Davis to Miss Rachel M. Fonda, daughter of A. D. Fonda, Esq. Albany Evening Journal 1848-04-19]

    1. Title: Hudson-Mohawk Genealogical and Family Memoirs
      Publication: New York, NY
      Publisher: Lewis Historical Pub. Co
      Publication Date: 1911
      Issue: C13
      Author: Reynolds, Cuyler
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