|Birth: ||Apr. 23, 1821|
|Death: ||Dec. 6, 1898|
Cyrus B. Dodge, an old resident of the county died quite suddenly of dropsy at 730 o'clock this morning at his farm, five miles north of the city. He was born in Pelham, Mass., and came to Haverhill in 1855. He is well known in this community. He entertained spiritualistic views in religious matters. He is survived by his wife and three sons. The latter are: Elmer E. Dodge of Olmsted County, Emerson Dodge of Minneapolis and Herbert M. Dodge of Hector, Minn. The funeral will probably be held Thursday. Mr. Dodge has been in failing health for about three months. (Olmsted County Democrat (MN) December 8, 1898)
Olmsted County History (MN) 1883: Cyrus B. Dodge, farmer, was born in Pelham, Massachusetts, in 1821. He is the son of Daniel and Ester (Brown) Dodge. During boyhood he tried in various ways to earn an honest penny, such as braiding palm leaf hats, setting teeth by hand in card for carding wool, bottoming shoes, and wagon making, which last he made his principal business till he migrated west. In 1845 our subject married Miss Eliza S. Crane, born August 31, 1823, at Greensboro, Vermont, daughter of John and Susan (Poland) Crane. In 1855 he moved with his family to Haverhill, and pre-empted 160 acres of land in Sec. 17, T. 107, r .13, where he has since resided. Mr. Dodge is one of the very few remaining old settlers of this town. He is liberal in his religious views. Mrs. Dodge is a Spiritualist.
Eliza S Crane Dodge (1823 - 1900)*
Ida M Dodge (1857 - 1881)*
Elmer Elsworth Dodge (1861 - 1950)*
Carrie S. Dodge (1865 - 1875)*
Created by: Sue
Record added: Dec 15, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12684046
|Photos may be scaled.|
Click on image for full size.