|Death: ||Sep. 18, 1675|
Thanks to Find A Grave member Norman Dodge for this information: Josiah was born around 1644 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts (now Beverly). Son of William Dodge (b about 1604) who came to America in 1629 on the Talbot. Josiah's mother was Elizabeth Koxe. Source: Genealogy of the Dodge Family of Essex County, Massachusetts, by Joseph Thompson Dodge.
Lived in Salem Farms (present-day Beverly), Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, per Eben Putnam. A colonial soldier, serving under Captain Lothrop, who died in the Battle of Bloody Brook. The soldiers were guarding a haul of grain that teamsters were moving to storage.
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Genealogy of the Dodge Family of Essex County, Massachusetts, by Joseph Thompson Dodge
Report of the Committee Appointed to Revise the Soldiers' Record, Danvers (Mass.), Committee Appointed to Revise the Soldiers' Record, Eben Putnam, 1895, pp 94-95
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Bloody Brook Mass Grave
Created by: Mrs. Bee
Record added: Mar 22, 2010
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