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of Howard Gordon b. 1789 VA VA>KY
Howard Gordon was b. 23 Feb 1789 VA.d. 23 May 1861 Washington County, IN.
m. 1st Polly Woodward 20 Sept 1813 in Estill County, KY. Two children Alfred Gordon b. abt 1815 d. unk Ruth Gordon b. abt 1817 m Luke Bowman d. Clay
1816 Howard migrated to Washington County, IN.
m. 2nd Mary Shields b. 28 Jan, 1801 Knox County, TN. Children born to this
John Gordon b. Dec 1820 IN m. Elvira Blake b. KY d. Appanoose County, IA.
David Gordon b. Nov, 1821 IN d. May 1893 Washington County, IN m Lovey
Boling b. Oct 1821 NC d. Oct 1881 IN.
William Gordon b. 1824 IN d. aft 1910 Mercer County, ILL m. Mary Wheeler b.
James Gordon b. Jan 1827 IN d. Feb 1906 IN m. Sarah Ann Louden b. IN
Hannah Gordon b. Aug 1829 IN d. Feb 1904 Mercer County, ILL m Edmund Chandler b. IN.
Nancy Gordon b. May 1834 IN. d. Feb 1917 IN. m. Robert Brown b. IN
Margaret Gordon b. Dec 1836 IN. d. May 1871 IN. m Alvin Boling b. IN.
Henry Gordon b. July 1839 IN d. Aug 1909 IN m. Virginia Brock b. IN and
Martha Pennington b. IN
Milton Gordon b.1842 IN d. Oct 1896 IN. m. Amanda Overshiner b. IN
Elvira Gordon b. Dec 1844 IN. d. Aug 1923 IN m. Levi Spurgeon b. IN
It has always been my belief that Howard Gordon was born and raised in the
area where he first married. Since Kentucky did not
become as state until 1792.
Descendants of Howard have been found in Indiana,Iowa, Illinios, Missouri,
Still looking for that Kentucky, Virginia connection.
Kansas, Texas, Oklahoma, California, Louisiana, Arkansas and Washington.