Dodges Who Fought For Their Country
War of Independence
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John Dodge of Middle Chinnock, Somerset, England, was the father of William and Richard who came to America in 1629 and 1638, respectively. They settled in what is now, Salem, Massachusetts. |
Tristram Dodge came to Block Island, Rhode Island in 1660/61. He came from England, via Newfoundland, via Taunton, Massachusetts. We believe that his ancestors were came from Northern England
| Lineage - through Tristram Dodge of Block Island, Rhode Island|
Henry Dodge, b, 12 Apr 1756 in New York City and d. 19 Dec 1829 in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County
He married Sarah Rosecrans, b. abt. 1756, of Verona, Oneida County, New York and d. 23 Apr 1823, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County
He was 1st Lieutenant in Col. DuBois' 2nd Continental regiment, Dutchess County. In 1780 was adjutant of 5th Regiment and served with Clinton's regiment in Canada.
Henry was the son of Samuel Dodge, Jr. and Helena Amerman.
His father, Samuel, and brothers Samuel and Richard also served in this war.
Henry was the son of Samuel Dodge Jr. and Helena Amerman He is buried in Wrappinger Reformed Cemetery, New Hackensack, New York