Carl Dodge Donaldson

20 July 1916–8 February 1953 (Age 36)
Homer, Winona, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Carl Dodge

When Carl Dodge Donaldson was born on 20 July 1916, in Homer, Winona, Minnesota, United States, his father, Carl John Donaldson, was 37 and his mother, Myrtle May Dodge, was 24. He married Elsie Ruth Arney on 16 October 1941, in Clark, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Sheridan, Montana, United States in 1935 and Wolf Point, Roosevelt, Montana, United States in 1940. He died on 8 February 1953, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 36.

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Family Time Line

Carl Dodge Donaldson
Elsie Ruth Arney
Marriage: 16 October 1941
Patricia Donaldson
Mary Lee Donaldson

Spouse and Children

16 October 1941
Clark, Washington, United States



    Mary Lee Donaldson


Parents and Siblings

    Carl John Donaldson





World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Age 3

Historical Boundaries - 1919: Roosevelt, Montana, United States

Age 11

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from Donald , often representing a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhomhnaill ( see McDonald ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Carl D Donaldson in household of Alvin O Opgrande, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dodge Donaldson, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Mr Carl Dodge Donaldson, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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