Theodoric F C Dodd

about 1836–1905 (Age 69)
Galena Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Theodoric F C

When Theodoric F C Dodd was born about 1836, in Galena Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States, his father, Isaac Dodd, was 47 and his mother, Agnes Clark, was 46. He married Eliza Cadwallader on 30 September 1860, in LaPorte, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Cedar Township, Wilson, Kansas, United States in 1880. He died in 1905, in Wilson, Kansas, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Altoona Cemetery, Altoona, Wilson, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Theodoric F C Dodd
1836–1905
Eliza Cadwallader
1834–1915
Marriage: 30 September 1860
Stella T. Dodd
1861–1862
Howard C Dodd
1864–1900
Frederick Hague Dodd
1872–1949

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 September 1860LaPorte, Indiana, United States
  • Children

    (3)

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    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 0
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1836
    Age 0
    Historical Boundaries 1836: La Porte, Indiana, United States
    1856 · The Town of Santa Claus
    Age 20
    The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 11175;2007: 23112; 2010: 30732)English: from the Middle English personal name Dodd(e), Dudd(e), Old English Dodd(a), Dudd(a), a name of uncertain origin which remained in fairly widespread and frequent use from Lincolnshire to Devon and from Essex to Lancashire in England until the 14th century.English: nickname from Middle English dod, a word of uncertain meaning, possibly a ‘lumpish, thickset person’ (compare modern English dialect dod ‘bunch or heap’), or by extension a ‘foolish person’ (compare Middle English dode-mused ‘stupid’), or perhaps a derivative of dodden ‘to shave (the head), to trim (hair)’, hence ‘the hairless or close-cropped one’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Dutton
    Dudley
    Dowding
    Dowd
    Dada
    Dodds
    Daw
    Doddridge
    Dodson
    Dudding

    Sources (7)

    • Theodorick Doud in household of Isaac Doud, "United States Census, 1850"
    • T. T. C. Dodd in entry for Fred A. Dodd and Carrie E. Barnhill, "Kansas Marriages, 1840-1935"
    • Theodoric F C Dodd in household of Joseph Proud, "United States Census, 1860"

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