Missouri Family Group Sheet for the DODSON, Benjamin Family

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Submitted by: CARROLL, Carol
Email address: c1901197@yahoo.com


Husband: DODSON, Benjamin
Birth date: 1820
Birthplace: Rutledge, Granger County, Tenn:
Death date: abt. 1882
Place of death: Linn County Kansas Burial: Kansas (source his son Jesse Homstead papers)

Marriage #1 Tabitha Cleghorn( dau of Matthew Cleghorn his probate 1856 stated she was dau. had children in ILL) Cole County Missouri 1845, Children: Matthew b. 1847 MO, Elizabeth Ann b. 1850 IL, Valentine b. 1851 IL

#2 Eliza J. Barnard 30 Apr 1853 Calhoun Co. IL, who died Dec 1853. Son John Dodson raised by Benj. sister Elizabeth Wheeler Cass Co IL

#3 Mary E. Nofsinger  12 Dec 1854, either died or divorced by Oct 1860, Benj was in Cass Co. IL census with Wheelers

Marriage date: #4 wife April 17, 1868
Marriage place: Cole County Missouri

Wife: GREGORY, Sarah (Mrs. James Jobe)
Birth date: 1830
Birthplace: Harrison County Ohio

Death date: abt. May 1880
Place of death: prob. Dover twp, Vernon Co. MO
Burial: prob. Toalson Cemetery, Dover twp, Vernon Co. MO
Father: David Neal Gregory
Mother: Lethe Cecil


Elizabeth Ann Dodson

born 1850

M. #1 Charles Phipps Cass Co IL

M#2 Charles E. Hartley Vernon co MO 1876, lived Linn Co KS, WA state 1905-1920, KS 1920, died not known, was in San Diego CA 1922-23, husband in Minnesota 1926?

Valentine Dodson only thing I found he was with sister  Eliz.1895 in Linn Co KS

Matthew Dodson 1850 Green co listed as a girl, 1860 Jersey Co. IL listed as a boy

Child No. 1: DODSON, Jesse Larewood ( was a Judge & Co Commissioner)
Sex: m
Birth date: 29 Sept. 1868
Birthplace: prob. Cole Co. MO
Death date: 3 May 1935
Place of death: Baker County,  Oregon
Burial: Mt. Hope Cemetery
Marriage date: 1894
Marriage place: Baker County Oregon
Spouse's name: POWERS, Laura

Documentation: 1. Benj. Dodson Civil War record, 1860 1850 Green Co. IL, 1860 was on census twice, Jersey & Cass Co..
ILL. 2.Cole Co. MO marriage record,IL marriages. Matthew Cleghorn probate 1856 Cole Co. MO, obituary for John Dodson. Vernon Co. land records, Benj. sold land Nov 1880 to Vernon Co. Cem. Assoc. for Toalson Cem. 5. 1900 OR census, Obit & death certf. 1935 on Jesse .