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FONSO
(ch.c. 1877, King Alfonso -- Weatherwitch (GB) x Weatherbit (GB))
Classic participant in: 1880

Notes:

IMPORTANT VICTORIES & PLACINGS: (work in progress)

Finish Race Name
1stMaiden S. (Latonia)
1stColt S.
1stLexington Six Furlong Sweepstakes
1stMaiden S. (Nashville)
1stKENTUCKY DERBY
1stPhoenix S.
1stYoung America S. No. 1
1stPhoenix Hotel S.
2ndLexington Six Furlong Sweepstakes
2ndViley S.
2ndTennessee S.
3rdColt and Filly S.
3rdBelle Mead S.
3rdBelle Meade S. (Louisville)
3rdLexington One Mile Sweepstakes


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING: (work in progress)

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
BEN EDER
(See 1896)
b.c., 1893 FONSO -- Workmate x BulwarkClark S., Mormandie S., St. Louis Kindergarten S., Oceanview H., Greenbrier S.
BRACEGIRDLEch.f., 1893 FONSO -- Peg Woffington x LongfellowZoo Zoo S.
CLEMENTINEch.f., 1889 FONSO -- Emily Coster x Daniel BooneCompetition S.
ELLENch.f., 1891 FONSO -- Miss Easton (GB) x Soapstone (GB)Lakeside H.
EMSHEEb.c., 1899 FONSO -- Amelia P. x LEONATUSNew Orleans Railway Co. S.
FIGARObr.c., 1891 FONSO -- Medje x SensationSeaside S., Spring Turf Selling S., Woodcock S., Throgg's Neck S., Memorial H., Peabody Hotel S.
FIRST MATE
(See 1896)
ch.c., 1893 FONSO -- Shipmate x SPENDTHRIFTLatonia Maiden S., Christian Moerlein Brewing Co. S., Milldale S., Himyar S., Latonia Autumn Prize H.
FONSOLUCAch.g., 1899 FONSO -- Lucasta x HawkstoneCincinnati Hotel Spring H., Stag Cafe H., Tobacco Selling S.
FRANK K.b.c., 1892 FONSO -- Belle Of Brooklyn x StratfordHorseman S., Quickstep S.
GONFALON
(See 1900)
ch.c., 1897 FONSO -- Falerna x FALSETTODixiana S., Speed S.
JUDGE DENNYblk.c., 1893 FONSO -- Belle Of Nantura x Jils JohnsonRancho del Paso S.
LOUDOUNch.c., 1889 FONSO -- Amorette x AlarmAlbany H., Macauley H.
MALVOLIOch.c., 1895 FONSO -- Flyaway x GEORGE KINNEYGem S., Garnet S.
PRINCE HENRYb.c., 1889 FONSO -- Little Madam x GilroyKnight Templar S.
RAMIRObr.c., 1893 FONSO -- Goldie Cad (Kittie Olive) x LongfellowKimball S.
RUDOLPHch.c., 1888 FONSO -- Eva S. x Billet (GB)Kentucky St. Leger H., Columbus H., Fordham H., Great Western H., Kentucky H., Manhattan H., Woodlawn S.
SEABROOKEb.c., 1893 FONSO -- Florimore x LongfellowIndependence H.
WILL FONSOch.c., 1891 FONSO -- Minnie Williams x Barney WilliamsGrass Inaugural S.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING OF HIS DAUGHTERS: (work in progress)

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
BANBRIDGE
(See 1908)
br.c., 1905 Bannockburn -- Park Ridge x FONSOClassic participant
DR. BARKLEY
(See 1909)
ch.c., 1906 MARGRAVE -- Lizzie Gilman x FONSOClassic participant
IMPbk.f., 1894 Wagner (GB) -- Fondling x FONSOCHAMPION Handicap Mare (twice), Brighton H., First Special S., Second Special Sweepstakes (twice)
JOHN FURLONG
(See 1910)
br.c., 1907 Wadsworth -- Preference x FONSOClassic participant
JOHN MCGURKch.c., 1898 Wadsworth -- Preference x FONSOPrairie S., Great Western H.
LEAFLETbr.f., 1892 Silvermine (GB) -- Llera x FONSOLatonia Oaks
LUFRAb.f., 1893 Silvermine (GB) -- Llera x FONSOEdgewater H.
R. B. SACKch.g., 1895 Marsac -- Avola x FONSOHunters' Steeplechase, Spring Hunters' Steeplechase
RHEINSTROMch.g., 1894 SPOKANE -- Planchette x FONSOBeverwyck Steeplechase H.
SCARBOROUGHb.c., 1894 El Rio Rey -- Fonsetta x FONSOCalifornia Derby
THE RIVAL
(See 1902)
b.c., 1899 HALMA -- Brace Girdle x FONSOClassic participant
VIVA AMERICA
(See 1918)
ch.f., 1915 McGee -- Pink Rose x FONSOClipsetta S., Kentucky Oaks
WOODLAKE
(See 1903)
ch.c., 1900 Candlemas -- Brace Girdle x FONSOLatonia Derby


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