Nina Dodge

Female 1871 - 1959  (88 years)

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  • Name Nina Dodge  [1, 2, 3
    Born 3 Aug 1871  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Aug 1959 
    Age 88 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    William Dodge,   b. 5 Sep 1758,   d. 17 Mar 1826  (Age 67 years)  (2 x Great Grandfather) 
    Lydia Potter  (Grandmother) 
    Person ID I13017  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Dwight Charles Dodge,   b. 21 Aug 1845,   d. 5 Feb 1932  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Delia Smith,   b. 30 Jul 1851,   d. 8 Feb 1940  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F3111  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors William Richard Box,   b. 18 Jul 1871, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1925  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 20 Jun 1894  [2
    • Newspaper Article - Wednesday, June 27, 1894 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - A Happy Marriage - One week ago to-day, Wednesday, June 20, occurred the maniage of Miss Nina A. Dodge and Mr. William R. Box. The nuptials were celebrated at the home of Mr. D. C. Dodge, father of the bride. Throughout the morning there was a strong promise of rain, but the afternoon was as bright and clear as any bride could wish. The rooms were tastefully decorated with flowers and ferns and all the surroundings were pleasant and attractive. The wedding march was played by Miss Holmes. Little Miss Anna Dodge acted as bridesmaid, and performed her part very prettily. Rev. A. D. Webster officiated in the ceremony. The many elegant presents showed very plainly the degree of esteem and friendship with which the young people were regarded by their numerous friends. There were about thirty guests present who were relatives or friends of the bride and groom. Among those from out of town were Mr. and Mrs. H. H. Lyman, Misses Mary and Lydia Wyman, and Mrs. Fred Hart, of Oswego; Miss Madge Kiblin, of Syracuse; Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Grow, and Miss Maude Hitchcock, of Lorraine, and Miss Clara Dodge, of South Richland.

      Newspaper Article - Wednesday, June 27, 1894 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Married - At the home of the bride's father, Mr. Dwight C. Dodge, Pulaski, New York, June 20, 1894, by Rev. A. D. Webster, Mr. William R. Box and Miss Nina A. Dodge, all of Pulaski, New York.
    Married: 2x1. Celia Jeanette Box,   b. 26 Jan 1897, Pulaski, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1990, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 
    Family ID F3114  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Native Pulaskian Dies in Watertown

      Mrs. Nina Dodge Box, widow of William R. Box, died Sunday morning after a serious illness suffered in recent weeks at the Henry Keep Home, Watertown, where she had been a resident since February, 1957.

      Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Celia Box Powell of Englewood, N.J.; two grandchildren, Mrs. Elward Riley of Denver, Colorado, and Mrs. Robert Page of Gambier, Ohio, and seven greatgrandchildren.

      Funeral services were held at 10 a. m. Wednesday at the Cleveland Funeral Home, with the Rev. Alfred B. Baur, pastor of the Hope Presbyterian Church, officiating. Burial was in the Pulaski Cemetery. The daughter of Dwight and Delia Dodge, she was born Aug. 4, 1871, in Pulaski. Mr. Dodge was a storekeeper at Pulaski for many years.

      She married William R. Box of Pulaski June 20, 1894, and moved with her husband to Watertown where he joined with J.W. Empy in the undertaking business. The firm was located on Court St. Later Mr. Box purchased Mr. Empy's share. He went into business himself and was situated on Stone St. Having purchased the home at 231 Paddock St. in 1919, Mr. and Mrs. Box lived there for many years.

      After a long illness Mr. Box died Feb. 10, 1925, at the age of 53.

      Mrs. Box was a member of the First Presbyterian Church and years ago when she was able she was active in the various church organizations.


      Pulaski, New York
      Thursday, August 13, 1959

  • Sources 
    1. [S846] 1910 United States Federal Census,, (Name: Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Year: 1910; Census Place: Watertown Ward 3, Jefferson, New York; Roll: T624_954; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 0052; FHL microfilm: 1374967.

    2. [S840] 1900 United States Federal Census,, (Name: Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Watertown Ward 2, Jefferson, New York; Roll: 1042; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1241042.

    3. [S1994] 1920 United States Federal Census,, (Name: Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1920; Census Place: Watertown Ward 5, Jefferson, New York; Roll: T625_1117; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 53; Image: 59.