KIT NUMBER: 238717

 

For more information on this Gordon family, contact:
julieann12@sbcglobal.net
[See also related Y-DNA kit no. 7912]

Descendants of Descendants of James Gordon b. 1799 NC>OH>IN (b. Feb. 1779, NC; d. ~ d. 1858-1860 probably IN) - moved from NC to OH in 1806, and to IN in 1807. Settled in Putnam Co., IN, in 1821.

Married 1: Mary Job (b. 26 Dec. 1775, NC; d. Jun. 1868, IN)

1. child

2. child

3. child

4. child

5. child

6. child

7. child

8. James Smith Gordon (b. 14 Jul. 1814, Indiana Territory; d. 4 Sep. 1911, IN)

Married 1: 15 Dec. 1833, Sarah Blake (b. NC; d. Nov. 1841, IN; dau. of Thomas Blake and Susan Elrod, NC)

1. Martha D. Gordon (1834-1855)

2. Sarah S. Gordon (~1837-<1879)

3. Mary P. Gordon (~1839->1911)

Married 2: 9 Apr. 1842, Ann B. Dickerson (b. 20 Mar. 1813, KY; dau. of John Riley Dickerson and Mary Grider)

1. Milroy Gordon (1843-1900)

2. Eliza J. Gordon (~1843->1911)

3. Elizabeth A. Gordon (~1845-<1888)

4. John Riley Gordon (b. 23 Jun. 1848, IN; d. 7 May 1888, IN)

5. Samantha. Ellen Gordon (1850->1911)

6. Thomas J. Gordon (~1853->1911)

7. Emma R. Gordon (~1858-<1879)

Married 3: 1893, Mrs. Elmira E. Warner

 

ALSO FROM GEDCOM:

Generation 1
1.

JAMES1 GORDON  was born in Feb 1779 in NC. He died in 1854 in IN (Y). He married MARY JOB. She was born on 26 Dec 1775 in NC. She died in 1868 (Y).

 

James Gordon and Mary Job had the following child:
2. i.

JAMES SMITH2 GORDON was born on 14 Jul 1814 in Liberty, IN Territory. He died on 04 Sep 1911 in Union TWP (Montgomery), IN (Y). He married ANN B. DICKERSON on 09 Apr 1842, daughter of John Riley Dickerson and Mary Grider. She was born on 20 Mar 1813 in (Monroe), KY. She died on 13 Sep 1888 in Bainbridge (Putnam), IN (Y).

Generation 2
2.

JAMES SMITH2 GORDON (James1) was born on 14 Jul 1814 in Liberty, IN Territory. He died on 04 Sep 1911 in Union TWP (Montgomery), IN (Y). He married ANN B. DICKERSON on 09 Apr 1842, daughter of John Riley Dickerson and Mary Grider. She was born on 20 Mar 1813 in (Monroe), KY. She died on 13 Sep 1888 in Bainbridge (Putnam), IN (Y).

 

James Smith Gordon and Ann B. Dickerson had the following children:
3. i.

JOHN RILEY3 GORDON was born on 23 Jun 1848 in Bainbridge (Putnam), Indiana. He died on 09 May 1888 in Greencastle (Putnam), IN (Y). He married MARTHA ANN DARNALL on 03 Dec 1874 in (Putnam), IN, daughter of Johnson Darnall and Martha Ann Yeates. She was born on 22 Feb 1852 in prob. Bainbridge (Putnam), IN. She died on 11 Nov 1890 in Greencastle (Putnam), IN (Y).

  ii.

MILROY GORDON.

  iii.

ELIZA J. GORDON.

  iv.

ELIZABETH A. GORDON.

  v.

SAMANTHA ELLEN GORDON.

  vi.

THOMAS J. GORDON.

Generation 3
3.

JOHN RILEY3 GORDON (James Smith2, James1) was born on 23 Jun 1848 in Bainbridge (Putnam), Indiana. He died on 09 May 1888 in Greencastle (Putnam), IN (Y). He married MARTHA ANN DARNALL on 03 Dec 1874 in (Putnam), IN, daughter of Johnson Darnall and Martha Ann Yeates. She was born on 22 Feb 1852 in prob. Bainbridge (Putnam), IN. She died on 11 Nov 1890 in Greencastle (Putnam), IN (Y).

 

John Riley Gordon and Martha Ann Darnall had the following children:
4. i.

BENJAMIN LOWELL4 GORDON was born on 26 Aug 1875 in Bainbridge (Putman), Indiana. He died on 12 May 1946 in Sonora (Tuolumne), California (Y). He married LULU PEARL EVANS on 03 Dec 1912 in Globe (Gila), AZ, daughter of James N. Evans and Matilda Rose Grose. She was born on 26 Jan 1893 in Adams (Houghton), MI. She died on 07 Jan 1984 in Portland (Multnomah), OR (Y).

  ii.

MARY H. GORDON.

  iii.

LUCY LEE GORDON.

Generation 4
4.

BENJAMIN LOWELL4 GORDON (John Riley3, James Smith2, James1) was born on 26 Aug 1875 in Bainbridge (Putman), Indiana. He died on 12 May 1946 in Sonora (Tuolumne), California (Y). He married LULU PEARL EVANS on 03 Dec 1912 in Globe (Gila), AZ, daughter of James N. Evans and Matilda Rose Grose. She was born on 26 Jan 1893 in Adams (Houghton), MI. She died on 07 Jan 1984 in Portland (Multnomah), OR (Y).

 

Benjamin Lowell Gordon and Lulu Pearl Evans had the following children:
  i.

JOSEPH LOWELL5 GORDON was born on 18 Feb 1915 in Los Angeles, California. He died on 14 Apr 1978 in Sacramento, California (Y). He married DORTHY IRENE CRUM. She was born on 01 Mar 1914 in Los Angeles, California. She died on 03 Apr 1992 in Idaho Falls (Bonneville), Idaho (Y).

  ii.

JOHN ROBLEY GORDON.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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