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Mrs Margaret Drynan "Maggie" Dodd Muirhead
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Birth: Mar. 14, 1881
Tama County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 12, 1967
Dysart
Tama County
Iowa, USA

Daughter of Edward and Janet Wilson Dodd. One of 6 children. Started out life in Crystal Township and knew German before she really knew English. She was always upset that she couldn't ride a horse like her brothers. She would rather ride Western than side saddle! She graduated in 1899 from Gladbrook High School. She attended Coe College. She began taking piano lessons from a gentleman named J. A. Muirhead who became her husband in 1911. She had 3 children infant daughter (died the same day), Jessie Janet, and George Robertson. She helped her husband write his poetry and music. She spent her last days after a massive stroke in a nursing home in Dysart Iowa. Died of natural causes. 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Dodd (1838 - 1916)
  Janet Wilson Dodd (1846 - 1909)
 
 Spouse:
  James Alexander Muirhead (1865 - 1939)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Muirhead (1913 - 1913)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Drynan Dodd Muirhead (1881 - 1967)
  Eddie Dodd (1883 - 1896)*
  Mary Dodd Miller (1888 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crystal Township Cemetery
Garwin
Tama County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Margaret Campbell
Record added: Jul 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55021600
Mrs Margaret Drynan Maggie <i>Dodd</i> Muirhead
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Mrs Margaret Drynan Maggie <i>Dodd</i> Muirhead
Added by: Al M.
 
Mrs Margaret Drynan Maggie <i>Dodd</i> Muirhead
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You were the first in the family to help me learn about my Wilson background. I will always remember and love you for that.
- Marilyn Harrison
 Added: Aug. 26, 2012
Hi Grandma!! Thinking of you again as always!! Love you dearly. Thought you might like some more flowers. Miss you! All my love!
- Margaret Campbell
 Added: Jan. 8, 2011
You were an amazing grandmother. I wear the ring you gave me when I was 15 years old with pride and will always wear it. Miss you dearly and think about you daily. *tears* I have your picture display with pride in my home!! RIP grandma!!
- Margaret Campbell
 Added: Sep. 12, 2010
 
 
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