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Ruth Ann "Annie" Brown Dodge
Birth: May 23, 1833
Bradford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep., 1916
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Folk Figure. Ruth Dodge was the wife of General Grenville Dodge, the Chief Engineer and Surveyor of the Union Pacific Railroad in its infancy, and a major figure in Omaha/Council Bluffs history. She is best known for the memorial sculpture of her in Council Bluff's Fairview Cemetery. It was created in 1917 by Daniel Chester French, who was responsible for famous statue of Abraham Lincoln at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC. 
Family links: 
  Warren Browne (1792 - 1855)
  Ruth Ann Kinne Browne (1790 - 1859)
  Grenville Mellen Dodge (1831 - 1916)*
  Lettie Dodge Montgomery (1855 - 1935)*
  Eleanor Dodge Pusey (1858 - 1931)*
  Anne Dodge (1866 - 1950)*
  Palmer Browne (1814 - 1814)*
  Joseph Mortimer Brown (1816 - 1899)*
  Oscar Browne (1818 - 1819)*
  Minerva Browne Bailey (1820 - 1890)*
  Lucy Browne (1821 - ____)*
  Diantha Browne (1824 - ____)*
  Ruth Ann Browne (1828 - 1831)*
  Lawrence Pembroke Browne (1830 - 1893)*
  Ruth Ann Brown Dodge (1833 - 1916)
  Juliette Louise Browne Robbins (1836 - 1901)*
*Calculated relationship
Walnut Hill Cemetery
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Plot: family mausoleum
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Sep 17, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 12606
Ruth Ann Annie <i>Brown</i> Dodge
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Ruth Ann Annie <i>Brown</i> Dodge
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Ruth Ann Annie <i>Brown</i> Dodge
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Sweet Dreams Annie!
- Kay
 Added: Jun. 7, 2013

- Arthur F. Meincke
 Added: Jun. 24, 2011

- Jackie Howard
 Added: May. 23, 2011
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