Emmett Burton Dodge

27 July 1876–October 1970 (Age 94)
Orange Township, Hancock, Ohio, United States

The Life of Emmett Burton

When Emmett Burton Dodge was born on 27 July 1876, in Orange Township, Hancock, Ohio, United States, his father, John L Dodge, was 25 and his mother, Sarah J Evick, was 23. He married Maud Lucille Willick on 18 May 1899, in Wood, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Alma, Crawford, Arkansas, United States in 1935. He died in October 1970, in Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Emmett Burton Dodge
Maud Lucille Willick
Marriage: 18 May 1899
Robert Emmet Dodge
Jerome H. Dodge
Harold M Dodge
Charles Haman Dodge
Margaret M Dodge

Spouse and Children

18 May 1899
Wood, Ohio, United States


    Robert Emmet Dodge


    Harold M Dodge


    Jerome H. Dodge


    Charles Haman Dodge


    Margaret M Dodge


Parents and Siblings

    John L Dodge


    Sarah J Evick





    Maude Flora Dodge


    Ralph Dodge


World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 7

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 25

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English (northern England):1. from the Middle English personal name Dogge, a pet form of Roger . 2. possibly a nickname from Middle English dogge ‘dog’ (Old English docga, dogga).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emmett B Dodge, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emmet B Dodge in household of Jesse M Wells, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emmett Dodge, "United States Census, 1910"

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