The Elkins - Widener family from Philadelphia
Page entitled : George D. Widener jr and Eleanor
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How George D. Widener jr was most active in his generation but died
childless, leaving his fortune to Fitz Eugene Dixon jr, the son of Eleanor
George D. Widener jr,
also married a divorcee. Jessie (Sloane) Dodge was the daughter of Henry T.
Sloane, a multi-millionaire heir to a dynasty of famous New York City carpet
merchants, who also had ties to the Vanderbilt family. Her first husband,
William Earl Dodge (IV), was the equally blue-blooded great-grandson of a
founder of Phelps-Dodge Corporation. ...