Dillingham Dodson, born 10 June 1777 along the Keowee River in South Carolina, married Mahala Logan, daughter of Joseph Logan and Anna “Annie” Bias Logan. Dillingham Dodson was enumerated in the 1800 Pendleton District, South Carolina, census. Dillingham and Mahala Logan Dodson moved to Warren County, Kentucky, between 1800 and 1803. One of their daughters, Telitha Dodson, married Joab L. Logan, son of Zachariah Logan and Margaret “Peggy” Brown Logan. Dillingham Dodson wrote his will 21 January 1857 (below). He died 5 May 1859 in Allen County, Kentucky. Mahala Logan Dodson died 7 or 8 September 1856 in Allen County (conflicting sources).