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John Thomas Dodge Sr. (1804 - 1862)

John Thomas Dodge Sr.
Born in Horton, Kings County, Nova Scotia, Canadamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 27 Feb 1828 in Horton, Kings County, Nova Scotia, Canadamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 25 May 2013
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John Thomas Dodge Sr was born April 04, 1804, in Horton, Kings County, Nova Scotia, Canada. John Thomas Dodge Sr married Sarah Ann Clark, 27 Feb 1828 as a marriage bond was signed 21 Feb 1828.

He died 24 Nov 1862 in Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Children (All born Kings County, Nova Scotia):

  1. Margaret A., b. ca 1828, m. 29 Dec 1852 in Boston, William L. Chipman, s/o Samuel Chipman, d. 28 Mar 1900, bur. Chipmans Corner, Kings Co., NS.
  2. John T, b. ca 1831, m(1). 22 Aug 1855 at Watertown, Mass., Susannah I. Church, d/o Canfield Church, m(2) 7 May (or Jun) 1881 at Boston, Mass., Hannah Amelia Gordon, d. 6 Sep 1900 in Newton, Mass.. He was a blacksmith. 5 ch
  3. Albert Harrison, b. 16 Dec 1832, m. 28 Aug 1867 in Mass., Louisa J. Little, d. 1 May 1904 in Somerville, Mass., bur. Laurel Hill Cemetery, Reading, Mass. Occupation mechanic. 3 ch
  4. Francis H., b. ca 1835, m. 22 May 1857 in Boston, Catherine Lambert. 2 ch
  5. William H., b. ca 1837, m. 25 Aug 1862 in Chelsea, Mass., Delia B. Mullins, d. 25 Dec 1901 in Massachusetts. carpenter 3 ch
  6. Rebecca E., b. ca 1839, m. 1 Sep 1862 in Boston, Romulus E. Beers.
  7. Elizabeth J., b. ca 1842, m. 29 May 1861 in Boston, George Shadwell.
  8. Mary E., b. ca 1844, m. before 1870, Jeremiah Day, res. Worcester, Mass. in 1870.


  • Novascotiagenealogy.Com/historicalvitalstatistics
  • "James Bailey & Norman Dodge, Dodge Family of New Shoreham, Rhode Island - A genealogy of the Descendants of Tristram Dodge, (2008 in Ohio), Pg. 48."
  • 1838 census Horton Township, Kings Co., Nova Scotia
  • Margaret Ann (Dodge) Chipman
  • John Thomas Dodge grave
  • Mary (Dodge) Blum grave
  • "1838 Census of Horton Township, Kings County lists John T. Dodge as a yeoman with 2 males under 6 [Albert H., William H.], 1 female under 6 [Sarah H.], 1 male between 6 and 14 [John T.], 1 female between 6 and 14 [Margaret], 2 females over the age of 14 [Margaret, Sarah Ann], total 8 in the family (counting himself)."
  • On the 12 Nov 1850, the schooner Charlotte sailed from Walton, Hants Co., NS to Boston with John T. Dodge, 45, carpenter, Susan Ann, 35, bookkeeper, Margaret A., 16, milliner and Mary, 6"
  • "1855 Census of Boston, Massachusetts lists John T. Dodge, carpenter, 58, Sarah, 44, Margaret A. Chipman, 35, William L. Chipman, lawyer, 35, John T., mechanic, 24, Albert H., carpenter, 22, Fras [sic] H., 20, William H., carpenter, 18, Rebecca E., 16, Elizabeth J., 13, all born Nova Scotia."

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Dodge-1115 and Dodge-3400 appear to represent the same person because: Same approx. birth date, death date. Same wife.
posted by Greg Bishop