Dodge families of Cortland County, NY
John Dodge (David B, John, Tristram) married Tabitha Dodge Dec 7 1749 in Colchester, CT. Children:
1. Tabitha, b May 1, 1750, d Mar 9, 1837(31?) buried Baptist Church Cem, McGraw, married 19 march 1773 to Benjamin Dodge, ancestry unknown.
-Libbeus, b. 8 Nov 1773 in Colchester, CT. married about 1800 in Bennington, VT to Azuba Munsell.
Elizabeth, b. Bennington 1803, m. Homer NY to Enoch Rogers;
Joseph Munsell b New London, CT 15 Dec 1804, d. Syracuse NY May 8, 1848;
Mehitable married Daniel H. Bowen, went to Appleton, WI;
Tabitha b New London 1815, married 1st Henry Adkins, m. 2d Syracuse, NY William Henry Lawrence.
-Elizabeth, b June 26, 1775, m. Judah Norman in Bennington, VT
-Israel, b 2 Dec 1776 m. Roxana Scott
Harry, Louisa, Minerva, and Sam.
-Abigail, b 6 Sep 1779, m. 23 Feb 1797 Thomas Palmer in Bennington, VT
Sarah, Israel, Luther, Lyman, Amanda, Prosper, Norman.
-Anne, b 5 Aug 1781, m. James Moon.
Mary, Jacob, and others
-Joel, b Aug 6, 1784 married Hannah Cutler.
Esther, Eliza, Sidney, Joel, Palmer, Prudence, Abigail.
-Russell, b 6 Apr 1786 Colchester, CT, died 30 June 1864, buried Baptist Church Cem, McGraw, m. 22 Feb 1814 in Homer, NY to Polly Morton who was b. 5 Dec 1792 in Hatfield, MA and d. 14 July 1854 buried Baptist Church Cem, McGraw.
Children, all b. Homer, NY:
John, Lucy B, Cortland R., George W., Betsey S., Homer N., Sophia, Lieurendus B., Melvin W., Polly Maria.
-Thomas, b 11 Jul 1788, m. Amanda Kingsley.
Sophronia H., Washington L., and Lorenzo.
-Esther b Oct 2, 1790, m. 1st Rufus Freeman, 2d Ezekiel Mann.
Sources consulted include:
1. Dodge Genealogy by Woodward, Theron Royal, pages 14-15, 173-175, publ. Lanward Publishing Co., Chicago, 1904
2. Cemetery records, Cortland Co. Historical Society, Town of Cortlandville, McGraw, Cem#4, Lot 79, Unused Cemetery, Back of Baptist Church.