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Ruth Dodge (Vidaver)

Birthplace: Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States
Death: Died in New York, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Falk Vidaver and Anna Vidaver
Wife of Dr. Henry Washington Dodge, Sr.
Mother of Washington Dodge, Jr. and Vida Payne
Sister of Nathaniel Vidaver and Matthew Samuel Vidaver

Managed by: Martin Severin Eriksen
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About Ruth Dodge

Mrs Washington Dodge (Ruth Vidaver), was born in Cleveland, Ohio on 27 March 1878, the daughter of Falk Vidaver and his wife.


Ruth had been married previously and had a daughter Vida.

In 1912 she lived in San Francisco, California. She boarded the Titanic at Southampton with her husand Dr Washington Dodge and her son Washington Dodge Jr. The family bought ticket No. 33638 at a cost of £81 17 2d. They occupied cabin A-34.

Mrs Dodge and her son were rescued in lifeboat 5.

Ruth Dodge died in Manhattan in July 1950.

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Ruth Dodge's Timeline

March 27, 1878
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States
Age 21
September 23, 1907
Age 29
San Francisco, CA, USA
July 19, 1950
Age 72
New York, New York, United States