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Gideon Bodah
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1839
Clinton County
New York, USA
Death: Jan. 4, 1911
Marshfield
Wood County
Wisconsin, USA

Gideon Bodah was the son of Joseph and Angeline Bodah who were French-Canadian. He spent his early youth on the farm in New York. At age 17 he went to Canada and became a sailor on the lakes. About 1867 he came to Necedah, WI, where he ran a single mill for Brandford & Co.

He married Frances H. Campbell on Oct. 24, 1871 in the M & E Church, Juneau, Wisconsin, by Rev. George W. Case.

Shortly afterward they moved to Wood County, settling in Nasonville. They were pioneers in Wood County, clearing and developing a fine farm. They raised an adopted daughter, Claudia Agatha (Johnson). In 1903, they sold the farm and moved to Marshfield.

Source: Marshfield Reporter, Jan 5, 1911; Diantha Howg, researcher. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Frances Campbell Bodah (1853 - 1930)
 
 Children:
  Claudia Agatha Bodah Johnson (1880 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
AT REST
 
Burial:
Hillside Cemetery
Marshfield
Wood County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: A_D_13_4
 
Created by: Nancy Hagood
Record added: Apr 13, 2011
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Gideon Bodah
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