Seeking information about the descendants of Joseph and Margaret Dodds who emigrated from Berwickshire, Scotland, prior to 1881. They had a daughter, Emily, who was born on 9 March 1879 in Barrie, Simcoe County, Ontario. The family subsequently migrated to the United States.
Joseph was the son of William Dodds and his wife Janet Forman, of Coldstream, Berwick, while Margaret was a daughter of George Wilson Grosset and his wife Margaret Aitchison, of Chirnside, Berwickshire, Scotland.
A photograph, probably taken about a hundred years ago,shows Joseph, Margaret,and their children, Josephine, Will[iam], Louise and Eva, not necessarily in that order. Josephine married Charles Curtis and had a daughter, Emily. Will married Stella and they had Joseph, Margaret and Katherine. Eva married Vernon Lyn and they two daughters Mavis and Laverne. Will's son Joseph married Mae and they had a son William, who was a babe-in-arms when the photograph was taken. The owner of the photograph is anxious to hear from descendants of Joseph and Margaret Dodds.She is related to Margaret Grosset.