Ella Jane Dodge

19 December 1848–21 January 1899 (Age 50)
Racine, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of Ella Jane

When Ella Jane Dodge was born on 19 December 1848, in Racine, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Walter Erastus Dodge, was 27 and her mother, Eleanor Caroline Malone, was 20. She married Edward Mumford Brown on 4 October 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She lived in Washington, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 21 January 1899, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Mumford Brown
Ella Jane Dodge
Marriage: 4 October 1869

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 October 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party
    Age 6
    A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
    1861 · St. George Founded
    Age 13
    On December 6,1861, St. George Utah was founded. How it got its name remains a mystery. Some claim it was supposedly named after George A. Smith who was an Apostle for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the time. Those that went down were told to start cotton fields as it might be important with the American Civil War going on.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Dodge, a pet form of Roger , rhymed with Rodge and Hodge.

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Ella Brown in household of Lorenzo Brown, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Ellen J Dodge in household of W E Dodge, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Ella Jane Dodge Brown, "Find A Grave Index"

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