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Solomon Dodge + Mary Dresser
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Sylvanus Dodge25 NOV 1801 -- 23 SEP 1871avatar
Julia Theresa Phillips31 JAN 1802 -- 11 DEC 1888avatar
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Grenville Mellen Dodge

Birth12 APR 1831
 
Org.1850-1852 Illinois Central Railroad, rodmanrodman
Org.1852-1853 Chicago and Rock Island Railroad, asst engineerasst engineer
Org.1853 Peoria and Bureau Valley Railroad, locating engineerlocating engineer
Org.1853-1854 Mississippi and Missouri Railroad, asst engineerasst engineer
Military1861-1866
 
USA Army / Major General / US Civil War
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Org.1866-1868 Union Pacific Railroad, chief engineer, directorchief engineer, director
Org.1866-18705 Union Pacific Railroad, engineerengineer
Occup1867-1869
 
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Org.1872-1873 California and Texas Railway Construction Co, chief engineerchief engineer
Org.1873-1880 Texas and Pacific Railway, chief engineerchief engineer
Org.1880-1881 Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railway, presidentpresident
Org.1881-1882 International Railroad, presidentpresident
Org.1882-1911 Northfield, Norwich University, Trustee
Org.1887 St Louis, Des Moines and Northern Railroad, chosen presidentchosen president
Org.1889-1893
 
Fort Worth and Denver City Railroad, NY, New York City, VPVP
Org.1902
 
Colorado and Southern Railway, NY, New York City, Chairman of BoardChairman of Board
Publisher1911Norwich University, 1819-1911
Death3 JAN 1916
 
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  • Illinois Central Railroad
  • Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railway
  • Texas and Pacific Railway
  • Union Pacific Railroad
 
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  1. Wikipedia
  2. Findagrave Grenville Mellen Dodge
  3. Book: Poor's Manual of Railroads, 1902;
  4. Book: Biographical Directory of the Railway Officials of America, 1893;
  5. Book: Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949;
  6. Website: Bridge Hunter;
  7. Website: Family Search Trees;
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