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George Doden of Chadwick Illinois, was born on October 5, 1906, in Whiteside County, Illinois, the son of Adolf M. Doden and Emma W. Kline Doden. On December 29, 1932, he was married to Eva M. Schreiner; she was born on May 19, 1919 in Fairhaven Township, Chadwick, the daughter of Ed Schreiner and Anna Eisfeller Schreiner, Chadwick.

George and Eva both attended high school; George also attended college for two years. For 42 years George was a teacher in Carroll County schools. He has been a bee keeper for 55 years, and a Justice of the Peace in Carroll County for 28 years. He is also a member of the Chadwick Masonic Lodge #867.

Eva has been employed in the Chadwick Post Office for 15 years. Both are members of the Lutheran Church of Chadwick.

A son, Neal Doden, is a principal in the Villa Park school system. He received a Master's Degree in Education. He was born on March 21, 1937.

There are three grandsons.

Source: A Goodly Heritage Supplement #1 Spring 1975

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