For more information on this Gordon family, contact: or


Descendants of Peter Gordon b. 1785

Peter Gordon. Born abt. 1785. Place of birth not confirmed. Died abt. June 1845 Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania. Peter married first, Catherine; second, Elizabeth. Peter resided in Washington Twp., Indiana Co., PA 1807 thru at least 1820. In 1830, Peter lived in Fairfield Twp., Westmoreland Co., PA. In 1840, Peter lived in Derry Twp., Westmoreland Co., PA. His last will & testament (filed Allegheny Co., PA) mention son, Mitchell.

Mitchell Gordon Born: 25-Dec-1826; Died: about Aug-1879   Mitchell was born in Pennsylvania. He is documented in Westmoreland Co., PA from 1844 until his death from consumption, about 1879 (1880 U.S. Census Mortality Schedule). Mitchell married Susan Weaver, Born: Dec-1828, Pennsylvania.

Samuel Gordon, son of Mitchell and Susan Weaver Gordon
Born: 19-Aug-1848, Livermore, Derry Twp., Westmoreland Co., PA; Died: 23-Sep-1925, Latrobe, Westmoreland Co., PA. Samuel married Emiline "Emma" Newingham, Born: 18-Sep-1851, Pleasant Unity, Westmoreland County, PA.; Died: 5-Jan-1936, Latrobe, Westmoreland Co., PA.

David N. (probably Newingham) Gordon, son of Samuel and Emma Newingham Gordon, Born: 15-Jun-1868, Westmoreland Co., PA; Died: 9-Jun-1936, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA. David married Waturga "Bertha" or "Birdie" Reich, Born: May-1872, Cresson, Cambria Co., PA; Died: 18-Feb-1944, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA.

Charles Elmer Gordon, son of David N. and Bertha Reich Gordon, Born: 21-Oct-1892, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA; Died: 27-Jun-1943, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA. Charles married Clara Maria Schivley, Born: 18-Jan-1895, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA; Died: 29-Jan-1960, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA.

Raymond Henry Gordon Sr., son of Charles Elmer and Clara Schivley Gordon, Born: 23-Sep-1913, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA; Died: 31-May-1989, Greensburg, Westmoreland Co., PA. Raymond married Bessie "Betty" Irene Burton, Born: 28-Aug-1914, California, Washington Co., PA; Died: 2-Oct-2004, Dunlevy, Washington County, PA.

Robert William Gordon, son of Raymond Henry and Betty Burton Gordon, Born: 1-Oct-1941, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA.