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Old 01-25-2010, 09:38 PM
 
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Originally Posted by eddie gein View Post
I think Dodge City was named after Fort Dodge........................

which was named after General Dodge.

Good try though.


It is named after Colonel Richard Irving Dodge. He started his career working for Gen Sherman. He studied Native Americans for the government and was a career officer in US Army. He is very famous and there are lots of books written about him by Wayne R kime etc.. I live in his old house in Sackets Harbor. Look him up in Wikipedia for more info..
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