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John Francis Dodge
Birth: Oct. 25, 1864
Niles
Berrien County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 1920
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Businessman. He purchased Meadow Brook Farm, a 320-acre estate, in 1908; it was later expanded to 1,500 acres. The Dodge Brothers were machinists and bicycle builders. They supplied the Ford Motor Company and were both among the original Ford investors. John Dodge died of influenza, leaving Matilda as one of the nation's wealthiest women. The John Dodges were building a mansion in affluent Grosse Pointe, Michigan when he died at age 56; the mansion would stand unfinished for more than 20 years. 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Rugg Dodge (1819 - 1897)
  Maria Duval Casto Dodge (1823 - 1906)
 
 Spouses:
  Ivy Hawkins Dodge (1864 - 1901)*
  Matilda Rausch Dodge Wilson (1883 - 1967)*
 
 Children:
  John Duval Dodge (____ - 1942)*
  Winifred Dodge Seyburn (1894 - 1980)*
  Isabel Cleves Dodge Sloane (1897 - 1962)*
  Daniel George Dodge (1917 - 1938)*
  Anna Margaret Dodge (1919 - 1924)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Frontier Dodge (1855 - 1926)**
  Laura Dodge Stineback (1856 - 1915)**
  John Francis Dodge (1864 - 1920)
  Horace Elgin Dodge (1868 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 10, Lot 5, Section 10, Grave 1
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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 Added: Oct. 12, 2014
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