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 Orrin Douglas Dodge

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Orrin Douglas Dodge

  • Birth 10 Jun 1862 Glen Ellyn, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 15 May 1944 Glen Ellyn, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Glen Ellyn, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot Lot 240.
  • Memorial ID 14777422

"In 1899, Orrin D. Dodge, son of Jabez Seymour Dodge, was elected Village President succeeding Amos Churchill. The Dodge home stood at Main and Hillside but with business development on the south side of the Chicago North Western Railway, in the 1920's the house was moved around the corner to the middle of the block facing Hillside. Up to this time, Mr Dodge kept a milk cow on his back lot."

"In 1905, The Glen Ellyn State Bank was chartered August 31 with Orrin Dodge as President."

"In 1910, Mr Dodge bought an Autocar. It was said to be the second car owned in Glen Ellyn."

From the book "Glen Ellyn's Story" pages #134, 143, 153.
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Family Members

Gravesite Details Orrin married Fannie S. Weidman on 1/29/1889.

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  • Created by: Michael Harrington
  • Added: 30 Jun 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14777422
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Orrin Douglas Dodge (10 Jun 1862–15 May 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14777422, citing Forest Hill Cemetery, Glen Ellyn, DuPage County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Michael Harrington (contributor 46760007) .