Ernest Dodson

26 February 1910–11 February 1994 (Age 84)
Grady, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Ernest

When Ernest Dodson was born on 26 February 1910, in Grady, Oklahoma, United States, his father, William Jefferson Dodson, was 30 and his mother, Lillie Belle Rushing, was 23. He had at least 1 daughter with Lanetia Madora Kilgore. He lived in Raymondville, Willacy, Texas, United States in 1935 and Blaine Township, Garfield, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. He died on 11 February 1994, in Texas, United States, at the age of 83.

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Ernest Dodson
Lanetia Madora Kilgore
Juanita Faye Dodson

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Parents and Siblings

    William Jefferson Dodson





World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 4

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

Age 22

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic form of Dodd .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ernest E Dodson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ernest Dodson in household of Jeff Dodson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ernest Dodson - Government record: birth-name: Ernest Rushing

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