Looking for ancestors and descendants of James Robert Fonda born 10/29/1816 in Oswego or Fulton, NY died 7/19/1891. James was the son of William and ???. James married Jane E. Hendrick 12/9/1852 in NY. Jane was born 2/26/1823 in NY and died 3/17/1888. James and Jane had the following children - Fred Delos, Ella Elvira, James Henry, Mary Lunette and Merne Lincoln. Merne was born 9/22/1864 in Volney, Oswego County, NY died 2/18/1936 in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, IA. He married Mildred Amelia (Millie) Hackman in Lee County, IL. Millie was born 5/10/1867 in Lee County, IL and died 4/23/1948 in Butler County, IL. Merne and Millie had the following children - Edith Jeanette, James William, Bessie Marion and Donald Clarence. James William first married Gertrude Hooker and had the following children - Jean, Julia, Kenneth and Phyllis. James William second married Albertina Brun and had one son David. James and Albertina lived in Poplar Bluff, MO.