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Melissa Morgan Dodge

October 28, 1798–December 10, 1845

Born at Jefferson, Schoharie County, New York; daughter of Mary Wheeler and Nathaniel Morgan. Died at Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Oct. 2015), Melissa Morgan LLQX-2V7. Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black, eds., Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840–1845: Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois (Provo, UT: Center for Family History and Genealogy, Brigham Young University, 2002), 2:1055–1061. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Nov. 2015), memorial no. 48661364, Melissa Morgan Dodge; Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds, Nauvoo, IL.