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Caleb Blodgett
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1786
Randolph
Orange County
Vermont, USA
Death: 1840
Beloit
Rock County
Wisconsin, USA

Caleb Blodgett was the son Caleb Blodgett, a Revolutionary War Soldier and his wife Charity Wallbridge. He was the first permanent settler of Beloit, Wisconsin. Caleb named the city New Albany but it was later changed to Beloit. Caleb built the first log cabin and was a contractor for many other buildings in Beloit including the first hotel. Caleb married Chloe Kidder and was the father of ten children. The first church services in Beloit were held in the cabin of Caleb and Chloe Blodgett. Caleb's grave is marked by a bronze marker placed in 1931 by the D.A.R. 
 
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 Parents:
  Caleb Blodgett (____ - 1813)
  Charity Walbridge Blodgett (____ - 1822)
 
 Spouse:
  Chloe Kidder Blodgett (1783 - 1838)*
 
 Sibling:
  Caleb Blodgett (1786 - 1840)
  Charity Blodgett Lyman-Griffin (1790 - 1841)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Beloit
Rock County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: Pamela Fowler Sweeney
Record added: Sep 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30099189
Caleb Blodgett
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