Mississippi - Dodge Land Patent Records
These have been copied from the Government BLM site and you may go there to see more information on any particular name. When you get this site, click on the tab at the top of the page that says "Search Land Patents". The rest is self explanatory. You may also order a hard copy of the application which MAY give more information.

Patentee Name State County Issue Date Land Office Doc. Nr. Accession/Serial Nr
DODGE,EDWIN A MS Claiborne 11/10/1840 Washington 3509 MS0420__.099
DODGE,EDWIN A MS Claiborne 7/1/1851 Washington 3510 MS0480__.275