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Descendants of Thomas Gordon, born abt 1770 in NC and married 1795 L. Prestridge in Oglethorpe, GA. Thomas died in Louisiana.
One of Thomas's sons married his first cousin Sarah Marsalis in 1824. She was the daughter of Mary M (Polly) Gordon and Peter Hutchins Marsalis. Some are buried in either the Gordon or Marsalis Cemeteries in Amite CO, MS which we have visited.
Thomas Gordon b abt 1770, NC, mar 1795 L. Prestidge, Oglethorpe, GA, d 1852 LA
John P. Gordon b 1804 GA, mar 1824 1st cousin Sarah Marsalis, d 1859 Amite, MS
William A. Gordon b 1830 MS mar N. Gardner, d 1880 MS
Hewitt Gordon b 1864, MS mar Amy McMillan, d 1927 MS
John M. Gordon b 1889, Amite, MS mar Gillie Aaron, d 1933, Hinds MS
James Timothy Gordon b 1914, Jackson, Hinds, MS, d 2000 TN