Places

  • Dodge City is also known as: Ford County / Dodge City city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Paul J. Morrison (lawyer and attorneys in the united states), David A. R. White (actor and film producer), Robert Delpino (american football player), Mitch Brian (screenwriter and film producer), Joshua Carmichael (actor), Nick Holmes (actor), and Dustin Ferguson (film director and film editor).

History

Dodge City is a city in, and the county seat of, Ford County, Kansas, United States. Named after nearby Fort Dodge, the city is famous in American culture for its history as a wild frontier town of the Old West. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 27,340. The first settlement of non-indigenous people in the area that became Dodge City was Fort Mann. Built by civilians in 1847, Fort Mann was intended to provide protection for travelers on the Santa Fe Trail. Fort Mann collapsed in 1848 after an Indian attack. In 1850, the U. S. Army arrived to provide protection in the region and constructed Fort Atkinson on the old Fort Mann site. The army abandoned Fort Atkinson in 1853. Military forces on the Santa Fe Trail were reestablished farther north and east at Fort Larned in 1859, but the area around what would become Dodge City remained vacant until after the Civil War. In 1865, as the Indian Wars in the West began heating up, the army constructed Fort Dodge to assist Fort Larned in providing protection on the Santa Fe Trail. Fort Dodge remained in operation until 1882. The town of Dodge City can trace its origins to 1871 when rancher Henry J. Sitler built a sod house west of...

The official website for the city of Dodge City is http://www.dodgecity.org/.

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Dodge City Obituaries

It was noted by Kearney Hub on May 28th, 2016 that Mary C Kalb (Tincher) perished in Kearney, Nebraska.  Ms. Kalb was 69 years old and was born in Dodge City, KS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary C's life.

It was noted by Register Guard on May 16th, 2016 that Melissa Ann "Missy" Davies (Dennis) passed on in Eugene, Oregon.  Ms. Davies was 54 years old and was born in Dodge City, KS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Melissa Ann "Missy"'s life.

It was reported by Hutchinson News on April 20th, 2016 that Fredrick "Fritz" Trent passed on in Dodge City, Kansas.  Trent was 71 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Fredrick "Fritz"'s life.

It was noted by Hutchinson News on April 17th, 2016 that John Salvador Jr Sandoval passed away in Dodge City, Kansas.  Sandoval was 50 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John Salvador Jr's life.

It was noted by Hutchinson News on April 15th, 2016 that Sandra Jeanette Williams (Stewart) died in Dodge City, Kansas.  Ms. Williams was 73 years old and was born in Albia, IA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Sandra Jeanette's life.

It was written by Hutchinson News on April 14th, 2016 that Bobby McKinney perished in Dodge City, Kansas.  McKinney was 66 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Bobby's life.

It was reported by Hutchinson News on April 7th, 2016 that Marion Schinstock passed on in Dodge City, Kansas.  Schinstock was 91 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Marion's life.

It was disclosed by Hutchinson News on March 15th, 2016 that Barbara J Carter (Bauer) perished in Dodge City, Kansas.  Ms. Carter was 81 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Barbara J's life.

It was noted by Centralia Sentinel on March 11th, 2016 that Beverly Ayn Jones (Davis) passed on in Rockford, Illinois.  Ms. Jones was 81 years old and was born in Dodge City, KS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Beverly Ayn's life.

It was reported by Hutchinson News on March 1st, 2016 that Buck Duane Pollock passed on in Dodge City, Kansas.  Pollock was 62 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Buck Duane's life.

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Burkhart Ziegler Funeral Chapels

Having served the community for over 70 years, we have been providing quality funerals for families throughout western Kansas. We have nurtured a sense of trust and confidence by providing qualified and dignified service during trying times.

Swaim Funeral Home Incorporated

Swaim Funeral Home has been serving Southwest Kansas for over 70 years. We have locations in Dodge City, Cimarron, Montezuma, and Sublette. Swaim Funeral Home takes great pride in being a family owned business.

Swaim Funeral Home Incorporated

Serving families since 1943

Swaim Funeral Home has been serving Southwest Kansas for over 70 years. We have locations in Dodge City, Cimarron, Montezuma, and Sublette. Swaim Funeral Home takes great pride in being a family owned business.

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Dodge City Funeral Home News

Multiple-fatality crash Tuesday night south of Arkansas City
Both were transported to Miller-Stahl Funeral Home in Newkirk. Quentin F. Bergkamp, 78, of Arkansas City, who was driving a 1997 Dodge pickup, was transported by Arkansas City EMS to South Central Kansas Medical Center, where he was treated and released ...
http://www.arkcity.net/articles/2010/10/30/news/city_news/doc4cc8356cede35140061478.txt

Obituary: E.L. Bud Simmons
Buds first job was with Swaim Funeral Home in Dodge City. He worked 16 years for Southwestern Bell ... He served as a captain in the Kansas National Guard.Bud was an avid antique car collector, was co-owner of Aunt Bs Restaurant in Pratt and ...
http://www.pratttribune.com/newsnow/x1543350061/Obituary-E-L-Bud-Simmons

Two killed, three injured in Tuesday night crash near state line
Both were transported to Miller-Stahl Funeral Home in Newkirk. The injured are Quentin F. Bergkamp, 78, and Carolyn M. Bergkamp, 64, both of Arkansas City; and Emily C. Bergkamp, 30, of Manhattan. All three were taken by ambulance to South Central Kansas ...
http://www.arkcity.net/articles/2010/10/28/news/doc4cc86fdc52e6c797886113.txt

Two die in head-on accident near state line
Both were transported to Miller-Stahl Funeral Home in Newkirk. The injured are Quentin F. Bergkamp, 78, and Carolyn M. Bergkamp, 64, both of Arkansas City; and Emily C. Bergkamp, 30, of Manhattan. All three were taken by ambulance to South Central Kansas ...
http://www.winfieldcourier.com/articles/2010/10/27/news/news/doc4cc85b3b1b881276288669.txt

Names released in wreck on 77 Tuesday night
Both men were taken to Miller-Stahl Funeral Home in Newkirk. Neither man was wearing a seat belt. Quentin F. Bergkamp, 78, Ark City, was the driver of the 1997 Dodge pickup involved ... were hurt in a collision at the Kansas-Oklahoma border just south of ...
http://www.newscow.net/story.php?StoryID=4503

Tributes for Oct. 23
Funeral services for John ... Betty was born Sept. 5, 1921, in Jewel County, Kansas, to Floyd and Grace (Hathway) Lytle. She grew up in the Jewel County area and attended country school, and then high school in Dodge City, Kan. Leaving school because of ...
http://www.greeleytribune.com/article/20101023/OBIT/101029887/1047/OBIT&parentprofile=

Swaim Funeral Home : Dodge City, Kansas (KS)
Our goal at Swaim Funeral Home is to assist you and your family in planning a ceremony ... 2005-10 Swaim Funeral Home Powered by Batesville Interactive Site ...
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Burkhart-Ziegler Funeral Chapel : Dodge City, Kansas (KS)
Burkhart-Ziegler Funeral Chapel provides complete funeral services to the local community.
http://burkhart-ziegler.com/

Dodge City Funeral Homes and funeral services in Kansas
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Dodge City Funeral Directors | Funeral Service in Dodge City ...
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Dodge City Coop
He married Pauline Diehl on October 12, 1947 in Dodge City, she survives. ... in care of Swaim Funeral Home 1901 Sixth Ave Dodge City, Kansas 67801. ...
http://www.dodgecitycoop.com/index.cfm?show=10&mid=72

Hulpieu Swain Funeral Home Records, Dodge City, Ford County ...
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