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Descendants of Joel Dodson
Generation No. 1
1.JOEL3 DODSON (SAMUEL DODSON2 JR, SAMUEL DODSON1 SR) was born Abt 1793 in Virginia, and died Aft 1860 in Grainger County, Tennessee.He married SARAH UNKNOWN.
Children of Joel Dodson and Sarah Unknown are: i.MARY A4 DODSON, b. 1823; m. ABNER VITTATOE, 1846. ii. WILLIAM B DODSON, b. 1826; m. FRANCES VITTATOE, 1847. iii.ABNER DODSON, b. 1831; m. ELIZA BURNETT, 1850. iv. ELBERT SEVERE DODSON, b. 1835; d. 1862; m. NANCY JANE STARNES, 1851.