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Fonda in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Douw Fonda

 
 
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By Howard C. Ohlhous, July 5, 2013
1. Douw Fonda Marker
Inscription.
Early Settler and Trader
Village Named for Him
Trading Post Burned and
Fonda Killed in 1780 Raid
Her. & Gen. Soc.
Of Mont. Co.

 
Erected by Her. & Gen. Soc. Of Mont. Co.
 
Location. 42° 57.111′ N, 74° 22.162′ W. Marker is in Fonda, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Bridge Street S (New York State Route 30A), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fonda NY 12068, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Court House (approx. 0.4 miles away); The 115th & 153rd Regiments (approx. 0.4 miles away); Caughnawaga 1667 - 1780 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Tryon County 1772-1784 Montgomery County 1784 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fonda (approx. 0.4 miles away); Major General Richard Montgomery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Van Epps Home (approx. half a mile away); Fonda Tavern (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fonda.
 
Also see . . .  Fondas with Remarkable Stories. (Submitted on July 7, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Douw Fonda Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, July 5, 2013
2. Douw Fonda Marker
Douw Fonda Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, July 5, 2013
3. Douw Fonda Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 7, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 287 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 7, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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