USS Constitution (Old Ironsides) and HMS Guerriere
Dodges Who Fought For Their Country
War of 1812
The 2nd war of Independence

"Not for fame or reward, not for place or for rank, not lured by ambition or goaded by necessity, but in simple obedience to duty as they understood it. They suffered all, sacrificed all, dared all, and died."

USS United States and HMS Macedonia

Songs of the War of 1812
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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 -
Zimmer Dodge, Private, 11 Regiment, Infantry; Orange County, Vermont; died in the u. S. service, 11 Nov. 1813; left heirs, Lydia, Smith, and James Dodge, who rec'd 5 years half pay in lieu of bounty land, $4 per mo. from 17 Feb., 1815 to 17 Feb., 1820; Total, $240