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R . R . DODGE
SUTTON, I\I A S S .
PUBLISHED BY R. R. DODGE
THIS compilation of tlie early records of births, mar-
riages and deaths, is designed only as a groundwork
of a larger volume, which we hope may be collated and
published by some one or more of the members of our
numerous family. The undersigned has for thirty years
spent much time in transcribing the records of two or
three of the first generations of the name of Dodge in this
country, which are mostly to be found in Essex Co., Mass.,
and Block Island, R. L, where our first ancestors settled.
It is presumed the names found may be connected with
the present generation of nearly all now living ; that is,
where those who know who were their grandfathers and
The question has often been asked. Can you connect
my line of descent with the first ancestors f It is hoped
the publication of these records may, in some measure,
aid in answering this inquiry.
R. R. DODGE,
Wilkinsonville P. O.. Worcester Go.. Mass.
FROM FARMER'S GENEALOGICAL REGISTER.
DoDCR, George, Concord 1G45, Shattuck, John, b. in 1036,
was an inhabitant of Beverlj' in 1G6G, and appears to have been
representative of Rowley in KM.— See Cull. N. H. Hist. Soc'tj,
II., 222-2.'6. — Ricliard of Salem was received to the churcli 5 of
May, 1G44, and was one of tlie Founders of the Cliurcli in
Beverly in 1GG7, where he probably lived.— William of Salem
was admitted Freeman in 1037, was one of the founders of the
Church in Beverly 1GG7. William, sou of the preceding, was of
Beverly, admitted Freeman in 1GS3, representative 2s"of May,
IG'JO. Daniel graduated at Harvard College iu 1700.
John Dodge, son of Richard Dodge, his daughter Deliverance
Lora his Avife ye 15 March 1661— His son John born 15 April
John Dodge, son of William Dodge, married to Lora Porter
the 10 of April, 1G59. Their son John born Jan. 2, 1661. Their
daughter Martha borny« 5 Feb. 1672.
, William Dodge y younger his sou William, by Mary his
wife, born the 20 of March 1GG3.— Daughter Mary born y 26
EuENEZEn Dodge of Beverly and Lydia Nowell of Salem, m.
Jul. 14, 1(;!)6.
Richard Ingersoll of Salem and Ruth Dodge of Beverly, were
married 28 of April, 1G98.
Jo>eph Creesey and Sarah Dodge, m. Feb. 28, 1718. Their
daughter Hannah born July 25, 1721. Their sou Joseph b. Aug.
10, 1738. Their daughter Mehetabel b. Mar. 25, 1740.
William Greeu of Salem and Jerusha Dodge of Beverly, were
marrie'l by Rev. John Chipnian.
Their Daughter Sarah boru Feb. 4, 1748. Son Jonathan b.
Oct. 7, 1746.
SALEM 1st CHURCH RECORDS, 1643.
Richard Dodge received to the Church 5th 3d m., 1644.
Elizabeth Dodge received into Church 23d of 12 in. 1657.
" John, son of Wm. Docile, Baptized 11th of 12th m., 1C37.
William Dodge, son of Wm. Dodge, Baptized 3d 8 m , 1(541.
Richard and Sarah, children of Richard Dodge, 8d of 5th m.,
John, son of John Dodge, Baptized 2 of 5 m., 1663.
Mary, Daughter of Sister Dodge, Baptized 7th of 6 m., 1666.
July 4, 1(167, a Church formed at Bass liiver Side.
W." Dodge, R. Dodge sec, John Dodge, Mary Dodge were,
with 57 others, added.
RECORDS OF BLOCK ISLAND, R. I.
ANCIENT DEED OF DODGE.
To all Christian People to \vhom these Presents shall come.
John Dodge, Tristram Dodge and William Dodge, of Block
Island, In the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Planta-
tions, &c. William Dodge for and in consideration of the sum
of Fifteen Sliillings on hand already received in currant money
of New England, to these Presents on delivery of the same by
Nathaniel Dodge, of Block Island in the colony aforesaid.
Signed Aug. 1718. John Dodge.
'^» Thistukm Dodge.
To all Christian People to whom these Presents shall come,
Greeting. Know ye Thai I, Tri.--tin Dodge, of Cow Neck, in the
Township of Stanford, in Queen's County, on Long Island, in
the Province of New York (Yeoman), In consideration of
Thirty Pounds, ten shillings, current money of New York, to
me paid in hand before Enclosing and Delivery, by William
Hamer, of New Shurhom (or Block Island).
Signed by Mary Dodge, 1730.
Ratable Estates of Block Island, 1761.
Mary Dodge, Wm. Dodge, Margaret Dodge, Hezekiah Dodge,
Mark Dodge, Noah Dodge, Tlio' Dodge, James Dodge, Edward
Dodge, Simeon Dodge," Nehemiah Dodge, Noah Dodge, Jr.,
Ratable Estates of Block Island in 1789.
James Dodge, Noah Dodge, Wm. Dodge, Thomas Dodge,
Hezekiah Dodge, Simeon Dodge, Wm. Dodge, Edwin Dodge,
William Dodge's will proved 1731.
Noah Dodge and Margaret Paine were m. in 1706.
Their children were— William Dodge, b. 1707, Noah, b. 1710,
Nehemiah, 1712, Anne, b. 1705, Mark, 1717, Gideon, 1725,
Dorcas, 1722, Mary, 1728.
Jolin Doflgcv and Sarah Ball m. in 17"4.
Natlianiel Dodge and Delia Downing m. 1732.
Gideon Dodge and Elizabeth Cobb in. 1752.
Child Desire, b. 1753.
Samuel Dodge of Newport and Elizabeth Ball m. in 1719.
Children were— Mary, b. 1744, Elizabeth, 1749.
Kbenezer and Ana Dodge had Nathan in 1721, Mary, 1722,
Noah Dodge, son of Tristram Dodge, b. Nov. 2, 1G81.
Mary Dodge, dau. of John Dodge, b. 1683.
Ebenezer Dodge and Ann Kathbone m. in 1754.
Mary Dodye, dan. of John and Mary Dodge, Apr. 18, 1682.
John, Jan 18, 1685, Catharine b. 1687, David 1691, Sarah 1694,
Elizabeth 1696. Elkanah 1699.
Tristram Dodge and Hannah Larkin m. at Westerly, R. I.,
1764. Their Familv were Amos b. 1769, Joanna, 1770, North,
1772, Joseph, 1775, I'hebe, 1778, Hannah, 1783.
James Dodge m. Betsey Rathbone, 17G7. Their children
Lauriston b. 1767, Kocina, 1772.
Nehemiah Dodire and Marv Meecker were m. in 1732.
Sarah, b. 1733, William b. 1736, Gideon, 1747, Mark, 1749.
Li.st of what every Inhabitant had of land 1705.
Tristram Dodge, 5 acres; Wm. Dodge, 5 acres; Jolin Dodge,
Names of Legal Voters of Block Island in 1874:—
Samuel Dodge, Amhad Dodge,
Edward B. Dodge, Edmnd Dodge,
Aaron W. Dodge, Welcome Dodge,
John K. Dodge, Caleb W. Dodge,
Noah Dodge, James M. Dodge,
Simeon Dodge, Andrew J. Dodge,
Hiram Dodge, Richard A. Dodge,
Joshua Dodge, Nathaniel Dodge,
Gideon Dodge, John W. Dodge,
Nathan G. Dodge, Edward T. Dodge,
Leander Dodge, William Dodge,
Solomon Dodge, Lorenzo Dodge,
Edward Dodge, Samuel P. Dodge.
Wenham was Incorporated into a Town, from Salem, in 1643.
Town Records of Wenham commencing in 1695.
Elizabeth, daa. of Jolui & Martha Dodge (his wife), b. Aug.
Joanna, dau. of Josiah & Sarah Dodge, b. Apr. 12, 1696.
Zediah, dau. of Ebenezer & Tideth, b. Dec. 1699.
Josiah Dodge, son of Josiah & Sarah, born Aug. 16, 1698.
Nehemiah Dodge, son of John & Ruth, born Jan. 17, 1698.
Prudence, dau. of William & Prudence Dodge, b. Jan. 28, 1699.
John Dodge, son of John & Ruth, born Dec. 28. 1703.
Thomas, sou of Josiah & Sarah Dodge, b. Nov. 30, 1700.
Prudence, dan. of William & Prudence, born Jan. 27, 1701.
Kicliard, son of William & Prudence, born Sept. 8, 1703.
John, son of John & Kntli Dodire, born Dec. 13, 1703.
William, son of William & Prudence, born March G, 1707.
Isaac, son of William & Prudence, barn June 7, 1708.
Joanna, dan. of Daniel & Joanna, born Jul\^ 17, 1707.
Tamimali, dau. of Josiah & Sarah, born Nov. 14, 1707.
Abijrail, dau. of .Josiah & Sarah, born June 12, 1710.
Daniel, son of Daniel & Joanna Dod,2e. b. Sept. 15, 1710.
Ruth, dau. of Joseph and Martha Dodge, b. May 10, 1705.
Mary, dau. of Joseph & Martha Dodge, born Nov. 15, 1707.
Joseph, son of Joseph & Martha Dodge, born July 18, 1712.
Abigail, dau. of Josiah & Sarah, born June 7, 1713.
Phinehas, son of Phinehas & Martha, born Aug 28, 1713.
Benjamin, son of Joseph & Martha Dodge, born Apr. 2, 1714.
John, son of Phinehas & Martha, born Feb. 25; 1714.
Jacob, son of William & Prudence, b. Feb. 19, 1715. (G.G.G.F.
Jeremiah, son of Phinehas & Martha, born Mar. 8, 1716.
Josiah, son of Josiah & Prudence Dodge, born Jan. 10, 1718.
Abraham, son of William & Prudence Dodge, born March 7,
Mary, dau. of Daniel and Joanna Dodge, born Aug. 25, 1719.
John, son of John & Ruth Dodge, born Sept. 17, 1720.
Solomon, son of Phinehas & Martha Dodge, b. June 18, 1721.
Skipper, son of William & Prudence Dodge, b. Aug. 28, 1721.
Daniel, son of Daniel & Joanna Dodge, born Mar. 7, 1723.
Abraham, son of William & Prudence, b. Apr. 19, 1723.
Thomas, son of John & Ruth Dodge, born Sept. 7, 1724.
John, soiT of Thomas & Sarah Dodge, born Apr. 4, 1725.
Edward, son of John & Ruth Dodge, born Apr. 30, 1727.
Lydia, dau. of Thomas & Sarah Dodge, b. Apr. 20, 1727.
Tabitha, dau. of .losiah & Prudence Dodge, born July 1, 1726.
Absalom, son of Ruth Dodge, born Mar. 18, 1729. •
Martha, dau. of Phinehas & Sarah Dodge, b. Feb. 14, 1723.
Israel, son of Thomas & Sarah Dodge, born Mar. 30, 1732.
Richard, son of Richard & Mary Dodge, b. Dee. 18, 1728.
Mary, dau. of Richard & Mary Dodge, b. Nov. 27, 1732.
Jerusha, dau. of Daniel & Jerusha Dodge, b. Jan. 4, 1734.
Prudence, dau. of Josiah & Prudence l)odge, b. Dec. 12, 1736.
Seth, son of Josiah & Prudence Dodge, b.^Feb. 11, 1734.
Lucy, dau. of Nehemiah & Sarah Dodge, born June 13, 1729.
Joel, son of Nehemiah & Sarah Dodge, born Jan. 15, 1731.
Mary, dau. of Neheminh & Sarah Dodge, b. Nov. 2, 1733.
Sarah, dau. of Nehemiah & Sarah Do.ige, b. Sept. 28, 1737.
Thomas, son of Josiah & Prudence Dodge, b. Jan. 15, 1737.
Richard Hubbard, son of Jacob & Sarah Dodge, b. Jan. 14,
1736. (G. F. of K. R. D.)
Nathaniel Hubbard, son of Jacob & Sarah Dodge, b. Jan. 21,
Abraham, son of Daniel & Joanna Dodge, b. Sept. 27, 1738.
Joanna, dau. of Daniel & Joanna Dodge, born Oct. 19, 1749.
Stephen, sou of Phineas Dodge, was born May 2, 1736. .
Barnabas, son of Jacob & Rlartlia Dodjic, born Jan. 1, 1741.
Marirarct, dan. of Bartholomew Dodge, born Feb. 15, 1751.
Samuel, son of Samuel & Anna Dodge, horu Auj;. 18, 1744.
Prudence, dau. of Skipper J)odge & Sarah, born Sept. 28,
Sarah, dau. of Skipper & Sarah Dodge, born Oct. 28, 1749.
Kicluud, son of Richard & Mary Dodge, born Dec. 9, 1738.
John, son of Kichard & Marv Dodge," born Dec. 3, 1740.
Mary, dau. of Kiciiard & Mary Dodge, born July 11, 1746.
Simeon, son of Kichard & Mary Dodge, b. Jan. 14, 1749.
Nicholas, son of Richard & Mary Dodge, b. Apr. 7, 1754.
William, son of Richard & Lydia Dodge, b. Mar. 27, 1758.
Rebecca, dau. of James & Rebecca Dodge, born July 29, 1753.
Solomon, sou of James & Rebecca Dodge, born July 27, 1756.
Lydia, dau. of Richard & Lydia Dodge, born Jan. 17, 1760.
Born to Richnrd Hubbard Dodge & Joanna his Wife.
Sarah, dau. of Richard H. & Joanna Dodge, born Nov. 4, 1752.
Joanna, dau. of Richard H. & Joanna Dodge, born Oct. 19,
William, son of Jacob & Elizabeth Dodge, born May 10, 1753.
Sarali, dau. of Jacob & Elizabeth Dodge, born June 29, 1754.
Prudence, dau. of Jacol) & Elizabeth Dodge, born June 6, 1758.
Jacob, son of Jacob & Elizabeth Dodge, born Nov. 14, 1762.
Israel, son of Israel & Abigail Dodge, born Feb. 15, 1759.
Lydia, dau. of Israel & Abigail Dodge, born Jidy 4, 1760.
Francis, son of Israel & Al)igail Dodge, born Feb. 28, 1762.
Sarah, dau. of Skipper & Sarah Dodge, b. Apr. 15, 1762.
Hepsebeth, dau. of Stephen and Rose Dodge, born Dec. 14,
Sarah, dau. of Peter & Elizabeth Dodge, born Nov. 10, 1764.
Gideon, son of James & Rei)ecca Dodge, born Nov. 25, 1769.
Mary, dau. of James & Penelope Dodge, born Oct. 23, 1762.
Billey, son of John and Anne Dodge, born Mar. 1, 1765. •
Lydia, dau. of Barnabas & Lydia i)i)dge, born Nov. 12, 1764:.
Polly, dau. of Barnabas & Lydia Dodge, born Jnly 20, 1766.
John Thorn, son of Richard & Lydia Dodge, born Apr. 2, 1764.
Sally, dau. of Richard & Lydia Dodge, born Mar. 7, 1767.
Mary, dau. of Capt. Jacob & Elizabeth Dodge, born Jan. 1771.
Mary Thorn, dau. of Richard & Lydia Dodge, born Jan. ,
Obadiah, sou of Simeon & Abigail Dodge, born April 10, 1771.
Mary Edwards, dau. of Simeon & Abigail Dodge, boru Feb.
Hannah, dau. of Andrew & Mary Dodge, born Oct. 30, 1773.
Oliver, son of Israel & Mary Dodge, born Mar. 8, 1774.
Stephen, son of Amos & Hepsabeth Dodge, born May 7, 1777.
Zadock, son of Amos & Hepsabeth Dodge, born Mar. 31, 1780.
Hepsabeth. dau. of Amos & Hepsabeth Dodge, boru Jan. 25,
Amos, son of Amos & Hepsabeth Dodge, born May 19, 1783.
Stephen, sou of Amos & Hepsabeth Dodge, born Aug. 24, 1786.
Betsy, dau. of John Thorne Dodge, boru May 5, 1787.
John, son of Lieut. John & Mehetabcl Dodge, born May 24,
Lucy, dau. of Lieut. John & Mehetabel Dodge, born Jnne 24,
William, son of Lieut. Jolin & Mehetabel Dodge, born Sept.
Samuel, son of Lieut. John & Mehetabel Dodse, born Sept. 16,
Mary, dau. of Lieut. John & Mehetabel Dodge, born July 13,
Hannah, dau. of William & Hannah Dodge, born Aug. 16,
Elizabeth, dau. of AVilliam & Hannah Dodge, born Aug. 10,
AVilliam, son of William & Hannah Dodge, born July 29, 1785.
Jacob, son of William & Hannah Dodge, born July VJ, 1789.
Benjamin, son of William & Hannah Dodge, born Aug. 23,
Andrew, son of William & Jerusha Dodge, born Nov. 11, 1790.
Thorne, sou of John Thome &, Betsey Dodge, born Apr. 7,
Lvdia, dau. of John Thorne & Betsev Dodge, born July 14,
Betsey, dau. of John Thorne & Betsey Dodge, born Oct. 28,
Nancy, dau. of John Thorne &. Betsey Dodge, born Sept. 21,
Deatlis on Weuliam Records.
Martha, wife of John Dodge, died Dec. 29, 1697.
Hannah, dau. of Andrew Dodge, died Dec. 2, 1763.
John, son of Josiah & Sarah Dodge, died Nov. 19, 1714.
Josiali Dodge d. Jan. I!), 1744, in the 50th year of his age.
Mary, wife of Kichard Dodge, died Nov. 28, 1716.
Kulh Dodge died on the 28ih of Sept., 1723.
Mary Dodge, wid., died Jan. 22, 1738,- in 72d year.
Lieut. William Dodge died Oct. 20, 1765, aged 87 years.
Wm. BatcheUler, sou of Peter Dodge, fell into y" Mill Pond
and died, Jan. 13, 1771.
Hepsebeth Dodge, wife of Amos Dodge, died June 19, 1771.
Hannah, wife of William Dodge, died^Nov. 11, 1790.
Samuel Dodge, sou of John &, Mehetable Dodge, died Aug. 9,
Marriages in Wenliam,
vReuben Dodge and Ruth Perkins were m. March 9, 1741.
Mark Dodge of Beverly and Lucy Edwards of Wenham, m.
Dec. 23, 1742.
Geo. Dudue of Ipswich and Martha Fisk of Wenham, m. July
Andrew Dodge and Hannah Fisk of Wenham were published
April 4, 1696.
John Dodge of Wenham and Ruth Grover of Beverly were
published March 25, 1698.
John Edwards of Wenliam aud Anna Dodge of Ipswich wore
puhiished Nov. 5, 1G98.
Mary Dod^e of Ipswich and Rico Knowlton of Wonham wore
pnblisiiod April 1, 101)8.
Win. Dodge of Wonham and rrudencc Fayrchild wore pub-
lished .Inly 'il, 1G9!).
]):uiiol Dodge of Wonham and Joanna Banuou of Ipswich
were ijublishcd May 19, 17UC.
Jdlm Friend of Weuham and Sarali Dodge of Beverly wore
published Mar. 20, 170-i.
E!i>lia Dodge of Beverly and Mary Kimball of Wcnham were
pubii>hed Oct. 8, 1709.
N John Dodue and Ruth White, both of Wenham, were pub-
lished March 23, 1717.
. Mark Dodge of Beverly and Sarah Dodge of Weuham were
published Nov. 2, 1717.
, Josiah Dodge and Prudence, both of Wenham, were pui^lished
Jan. 27, 17)7.
Tlionias Dodge and Sarah Potter, both of Wenham, were pub-
lished March 21, 1723.
Sar.-di Dodsre of Wenham and Peter Wing of Gloucester, pub-
livhod Sept. 20, 1724.
Ruliard Dodge of Wonham and Mary Thorne of Ipswich, pub-
ished Oct. 20, 1724.
• Noheuiiah Dodge and Sarah Dennis, both of Weuham, were
puhli.^hed Oct. 20,1724,
Zachous GoKlsuiith of Wenham and Jabithah Dodge were
puhlisl.od Nov. 29, 1724.
Thomas Dod^e and Sarah Porter, both of Weuham, were
publi>hed Jan. 23, 1724.
Peter Viam of Gloster and Sarah Dodge of Wenham were
publi>hed Nov. 4, 1724.
Richard Dod^e of Wenham and Mary Thorne of Ipswich were
published, see above, Nov. 10, 1724.
Josi:di Herriciv and Joanna Dodge, both of Weuham, were
published Nov. 24, 1725.
Amos Dodge of Wenham and Sarah Whipple of Salem were
published May 21, 1720.
Martha Dodge and Joseph Hacket, both of Wenham, were
publisiied Mar. 26, 1727.
Daniel Dodge aud Jerusha Herrick, both of Weuham, were
published Apr^ 21, 1727.
Richard Goldsmith, and Hannah Dodge, both of Weuham,
were published June 23, 1735.
Andrew Dodge and EUinor Edwards, both of Wenham, were
publi.-hcd Sept. 20, 1735.
Jacob Dodge of Wenham and Sarah Hubbard of Ipswich were
published Apr. 7, 1736.
Joseph Kent of Gloster and Sarah Dodge of Weuham were
published Sept. 20, 1737.
John Dodge and Bethia Couant of Wenham were published
Sept., 1737. "
Wm. Dodge of Wenham and Abigail Giddings of Ipswich
Jan. 12, 1737.
Jeremiah Doclse and Bethesda Giddings of Wenliam were
publibh.'d Jan. S,"l740.
Jacob ])()dge of Wenham and Martha Dodge of Ipswich were
published Jan. 20, 1740.
- Eli l^udee and Abigail Giddings, both of Wenham, were pnb-
lished Jnly 25, 1741.
Solomon Parsons of Gloncester and Sarah Dodge of Wenham
were pnbii.-<hed July 25, 1741.
Daniel Dodge and Annah Low of Ipswich were published
Dec. 5, 1741.
- Honben Dodge and Ruth Perkins, both of Wenham, were pub-
lished Feb. G, 1741.
James Dodge of Beverly and Joanna -Patch of Wenham were
pubh.slied Jan. 3, 1741.
Geo. Dodge of Ipswich and Martha Fisk of Wenham were
pui)lished Dec. 4, 1742.
Jona. Perkins of Middletown and Mary Dodge of Wenham
were published June 11, 1743.
Robert Dodge of Beverly and Mary Tarbox of Wenham were
published Oct. 20, 1750.
Geo. Dodge of Beverly and Lydia Herrick of Wenham were
published Aug. 26, 17-15.
John Thorndike of Beverly and Elisabeth Dodge of Wenham
were published Jan., 1750.
Ebenezer Dodge and Elizabeth Dodge were published June,
John Perkins of Wenham and Abigail were published
Dec. 2fi, 1751.
Jacob Dodge and Elisabeth Cmwell, both of Wenham (3d m.),
were published June 22, 1752.
Wm. Dodge of Beverly and Mary Baker of Wenham were
published Nov. 14, 1752.
James Dodge and Rebecca Ober, both of Wenham, were pub-
lished Nov. 7, 1752.
Amos Dodge and Sarah Dodge, both of Wenham, were pub-
lished Dec. 17, 1752.
Andrew Patch and Anna Dodge, both of Wenham, were pub-
lished Apr. 2G, 1752.
Abraham Dodge and Elisabeth Warren, both of Wenham,
were published March 27, 1752.
Lieut. Wm. Dodge of W. and Elisabeth Knowlton of Ipswich
were published Apr. 27, 1754.
Daniel Dodge of Beverly and Annah Hooker of Wenham were
publi.-hed Feb. 11, 1754.
Benjamin Dodge and Mehitabel Foster, both of Wenham,
were published April 18, 1754.
Stepiien Dodge and Rose Webber, both of Wenham, were
published May 12,1757.
Richard Dodge & Lydia Dodge, both of Wenham, were pub-
lished Nov. 27, 1757.
Richard Hubbard Dodge and Joanna Herrick, both of Wen-
ham, G. F. of R. R., were published Feb. 5, 1758.
Josiah Dodge of Wenham and Abigail Lascom of Beverly
wei'e published Dec. 7, 1757.
Job Dod,2:e of Littleton and Ruth Frost of Wonham Avere pub-
lished Scpt^ 15, 1758.
John Dodiiie and Anna Porter, both of AVeuham, were pub-
lislieci March 15, 1760.
Josepli Pt'ikins of Wonham and Emma Dodge of Beverly
wore published Apr. 10, 1701.
Stephen Brown of Ipswich and Betsey Dodge of Wenham
were published Nov. 21, 1761.
Peter Dodije of Weuliam and Elisabeth Batchelder of Beverly
were published Dec. 20, 1761.
James Dodge and Penelope Varney, both of Wenham, wci'e
published Dec. 27, 1761.
Barnabas Dod^e of Wenham and Lydia Woodbury of Beverly
were published Jan. 29t 1763.
Joshua Orue and Mary Dodge of Wenham were published
Dec. 4, 1759.
Penelope Varney and James Dodge, see above, were published
Jan. 14, 1762.
Charles Dodge and Abigail Porter, both of Wenham, were
published Jidy 3, 1763.
Argalus, negro servant of Mr. Jacob Dodge, and Phebe
Mallet, servant of li. Hubbard Dodge, were published Nov. 25,
Nathaniel Hubbard Dodge and Sarah Dodge, both of Wen-
ham, were published Mar. 24, 1764.
Nathaniel Fairchild, Jr., and Mrs. Tabitha Dodge, both of
Wenham, were published Jan. 10, 1769.
Josiah Sweet of Hampton Falls and Prudence Dodge of Wen-
ham were published Jan. 10, 1765.
Jesse Dodge of Beverly and Bethia Thorndike of Wenham
were published July 12, 1760.
John Bailey of Rowley and Charity Dodge of Wenham were
published Nov. 12, 1768.
Benjamin Friend and Martha Dodge of Wenham were pub-
lished Dec. 31, 1768.
Dudley Masters and Jerusha Dodge, both of Wenham, were
publi^hed Aug. 19, 1768.
Simeon Dodge of Weidiam and Abigail Dodge of Beverly
were published Oct. 28, 1769.
Samuel Fiiend of Wenham and Margaret Dodge Avere pub-
lished Feb. 10, 1770.
Israel Andrews and Mary Brown of Wenham were published
Mar. 81, 1770.
Josiah Dodge of Beverly and Ellinor of Wenham wei'e pub-
lished Oct. 6, 1770.
John Killam and Anna Dodge of Wenham were published
Mar. 28, 1771.
Jacob Dodge and Anna Batchelder, both of Wenham, were
■published Sept. 26, 1772.
John Dodge of Beverly and Martha Hagget of Wenham were
published May 11, 1772.
James Dodge of Beverly, and Anna Bailey of Wenham were
published .Mar. 5, 1774.
Noah Dorlce of Beverly and Sarali Bailey of Wenham were
published Mar. 12, 1774.
Simeon Dodse of Wenham and Abigail Cook of Beverly were
published Oct.^8, 1775.
Aaron Lee of Manchester and Sarah Uodge of Wenham were
published June 21, 1775.
Nicholas Dodge of Wenham and Sarah Cole of Beverly were
published Mar. 25, 1775.
Amos Dodge of Beverly and Hepsebeth Dodge of Weuham
were published July 15, 1775.
Skipper Dodge and Anna Killam, both of Wenham, were pub-
lished Sept. U, 1776.
Amos Dodge & Lucy Dodge of "Wenham were published Nov.
Abraham Edwards and Prudence Dodge, both of Wenham,
were published Mar. 1, 1777.
Amos Dodge and Lydia Batchelder, both of Wenham, were
published Apr. 3, 1778."
Asa Dodge and Hannah Symonds, both of Wenham, were
published Oct., 1778.
Israel Dodge and Abigail Edwards, both of Wenham, were
published Nov. 22, 1783.
Asa Bailev of Rowley and Sally Dodge of Wenham were pub-
iished Ocr. IG, 1785.
John T. Dodge of Wenham and Mary Canning of Beverly
were published Feb. 11, 1788.
John Dodge of Ipswich and Mary Dodge of Wenham were
published Nov. 24, 1788.
John Dodge of Wenham and Hannah Perkins of Ipswich were
published Nov. 14, 1788.
Peter Dodge and Sarah Dodge of Wenham Avere published
July 23, 1790.
Wm. Dodge of Wenham aud Jerusha Cleaves of Beverly
were published Jan. 2. 1701.
Thomas Dodge and Lucy Edwards, both of Wenham, were
published Mar. 12, 1791.
Amos Lee of Manchester and Mary T. Dodge of Wenham
were published Mar. 2G, 1791.
Peter Dodge and Sarah Dodge, both of Wenham, see above,
were published Aug. 6, 1791.
Lieut. John Dodge of Wenham and Sarah Raymond of Bev-
erly were published July 2, 1791.
John Dodge of Ip<wich and Rebecca Killam of Wenham were
published Apr. 16, 1794.
Bartholomew Dodge of Amherst. N. H., and Jerusha Batchel-
der of Wenham were published July 2, 1743.
Nehemlah Standlev of Beverly aud Lucy Dodge of Wenham
were published Oct. 12, 1793.
Ichabod Dodge aud Mehitabel Sweet of Wenham were pub-
lished Apr. 21, 1794.
Jonathan Dodze of Hamilton and Lydia Brown of Wenham
were published .May 19, 1794.
Michael Dodge of Hamilton and Betsey Gould of Wenham,
were published Aug. 25, 1794.
John Dodge of Hamptou Falls, and Hannah Dodge of Wen-
ham, were published Aug. 18, 171)4.
Tu the Herald's College a manuscript volume of the time of
Charles 2d has the Ibllowing entry:
DodgH or Dodget (Norfolk and Kent) Barry of G Arg aud Sa
on a Pale gules an eye weeping proper.
Barry of G Or aud Sa on a Pale gules, a woman's dug distilling
The above is the only record or allusion to the weeping eye,
" and it is supposed to have arisen from an ill done or deluctive
emblazonment, which has mistaken the breast for an eye."
In the College Books we find the Second Coat granted to
Peter Dodge of Siopworlh, Cheshire temp: Edward 1st, the
Ciest being a denii- sea-lion. These arms are repeated in three
diflerent MS. Volumes in the College Library, one in pen aud
ink and twice in colors; with one is a notice of Three Gen-
erations of Dodges ; with another where the arms of Houghton
anil Dodge are in juxtaposition is a record of the Marriage of
John Houghton, Alderman and Sheriff of London, to one of the
DODGE PATENT OF ARMS.
Extract from Gwillim's Display of Heraldry. Edition of 1667,
"He Beareth Barry of Six pieces. Or and Sable; overall a
Pale Gules, charged with a Woman's Dug distilling Drops of
Milk. Proper by the name of Dodge."
And hero because I find in the Oitice Arms a Copy of the first
Grant of this Coat Armour and that very ancient, I think it
convenient to acquaint the Keader with some particulars of the
same PATEXT as I there find it, whereby appeareth that James
Hedingley, then Guyon King of Arms, after recital made of the
loyal and valiant service which Peter Dodge born in the Town
of Srorwourii, in the County of Chester, Gentleman, had
done to King Edward the First, for as it there appeareth by the
Copy of this Instrument bearing date the 8th day of April, in
the 34tli year of that King's Keign, in diverse battles and sieges
for which the said King had renumerated him, the said Peter
Dodge, with the gift of a Seignory, or Lordship there mentioned.
He (I say) the said King of Anns, after such recital made, doth
Give and Grant unto the said Peter Dodge that from thenceforth
II (understand the said Peter) porterasen ecu d'or et Sables barre
de Six pieces, et uiuj pale de Gules avec une niammelle de femme
aegoullant, so are the very words and their Orthography in the
Copy of the Patent, which is in French. Thus much whereof I
thought fit to present to the public view, not doubting but the
judicious Header by careful observation thereof may make some
The Fmiction of this Mcml)er i« thus taught us— 2 Esdras 8
"Fur thou hast Commanded the Membi.-r, even the Breasts to
give Milk unto the Fruit appointed for the Breasts that the
thing whith is created might be nourished for a time, till thou
disposest it to thy Mercy."
U'hese Arms were Granted April 8th, 130G, 34th of Edw. I.,
to Peter Dodge, of the County of Chester, Stopvvorth.
College Graduates by the name of Dodge.
Geui-ge W. Dodge,
Allen W. Dodge,
John W. bodge,
William G. Dodge,
John F. Dodge,
Henry G. Dodge,
Henry S. Dodge,
Joseph S. Dodge,
Allen W. Dodge,
John C. Dodge,
John H. Dodge,
John W. Dodge,
Nathaniel S. Dodge,
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