Looking for Dodson, Short, Colpitts,Isley, of the West CoastUpdated November 7, 2000
|Velda Rae Ruth|
10643 12th Ave Ct S
|my name is Velda (Colpitts) Ruth, I am looking for any info on the Dodson and short sids of my family. I know my Grandfater is Robert Lee Dodson(DOB 4-15-1909 in Tx) married Donna Alice Short in July 9,1938 the couple lived in Taxes for a few years before moving through Az., Ca., Or., and settling in Wa.|
Robert's dads name was Otha Dodson and his mother was Stacy Pauline Clifton.
Donna's (or as some called her Alice) moms name was Ethel Bell Harrison ( Born in Parrotsville Tenn.), she latter went on to marry a man named Patterson. her father's name was John Short ( born in Shady Groove, Tenn. His was about 49 when he died), I'm told he was adopted and his other name was Williams, I'm told things were very hush hush in the family about this.
All info i have i received from family members.
would love to here from any one who may have moe info.
all my Sources are now dead.
I have found alot about the Isley, Dodson, and Colpitts side of my family, now I need to find the rest.