Dodgson

Dodgson can be a surname. Its origin is "son of Roger", "Dodge" being a mediaeval nickname for Roger, as were Rodge and Hodge.

  • Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, English mathematician, logician, clergyman, photographer and author better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll.
  • Edwin Heron Dodgson, youngest brother of the above, clergyman and missionary
  • Lewis Dodgson, a fictional minor character in Jurassic Park.
  • Stephen Dodgson, a British composer.

Dodgson can also be a given name, following the practice of using an ancestor's surname as a child's given name.

  • Dodgson Hamilton Madden, an Irish Unionist Party Member of Parliament (1887-92).
  • John Dodgson Barrow, an American landscape painter.

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Dodgson - Things
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Edwin H. Dodgson
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E. Gertrude Thomson - Illustrations
... The Fairies was one of Dodgson’s favourite books ... Emily and Dodgson not only became working colleagues, but the closest of friends right up to Dodgson’s death ...
Alice's Adventures In Wonderland - Background
... Alice was published in 1865, three years after the Reverend Charles Lutwidge Dodgson and the Reverend Robinson Duckworth rowed in a boat, on 4 July 1862, up the Isis with the ... During the trip the Reverend Dodgson told the girls a story that featured a bored little girl named Alice who goes looking for an adventure ... The girls loved it, and Alice Liddell asked Dodgson to write it down for her ...
Mount Cemetery
... Carpenter, the gay socialist poet and activist Lewis Carroll (Charles Dodgson), the author of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland ... Dodgson, younger brother of 'Lewis Carroll' and a missionary All five of Charles Dodgson's sisters are also buried in the cemetery ...