KIT NUMBER: 6539

 

For more information on this Gordon family, contact:

Janice McGough mcgough52@yahoo.net

 

Descendants of James Harvey Gordon b. about 1794 Williamsburg SC> Wright Gordon b. 1822 SC>Ga> Duff Gordon b. 1852 Wilcox Co. Ga>James Harvey Gordon b. 1889 Wilcox Co. Ga>Wilbur Duff Gordon b. 1918 Wilcox Co. Ga.

I am posting my ancestors for test kit #6539. I believe my Gordons
are descending from Roger Gordon who led a group of settlers into
the Williamsburg Co. SC area, abourt 1734 settling close to
Kingstree. Roger's wife was named Mary, his will lists his
children as James, John, Moses, Sarah who m. Hugh McGill, Margaret
who m. Robert Wilson; Elizabeth and Mary. I don't know where my
family ties in. My oldest documented ancestor is:

James Harvey Gordon b. 1794 Williamsburg Co SC d. before 1860 SC or
GA m. Elizabeth Lacey b. 1798 Williamsburg Co SC d. after 1860
Pulaski Co. GA, d/o Willliam Lacey. Children are:

1. Alexander Gordon b. before 1822 SC

2. Elliot Gordon b. before 1822 SC

3. Wright Gordon b. 1822 SC d. 1865 from fever contracted during
C/W m. Rosetta Pope b. 1828 Twiggs Co. Ga d. after 1880 Wilcox Co.
Ga d/o Thomas Pope and Rosetta Davis Pope.

4. Hardy Gordon b. 1837 SC captured and sent to Old Captiol Prison
during C/W was paroled in 9/1863 and sent to Phila. PA. Never
heard from again

5. Harvey Gordon b. 1842 d. 1920 Lowndes Co. GA m. Sarah (Sallie)
Fitzgerald

Children of Wright Gordon and Rosa Pope are:

i. Sarah Ann Gordon b. 11/16/1847

ii. John Jackson Gordon b. 111/9/1850 d. 1925 Wilcox Co. Ga m.
1. Ila Dickerson 2. Nancy Owens 3. Ila Arrington.

iii. Duff Gordon b 9/7/1852 d. 6/2/1917 m. Abbie McDuffie b.
11/29/1859 d. 1/4/1946 Wilcox Co Ga

iv. William W. Gordon b. 6/25/1853 Wilcox Co Ga d. 6/22/1914
m. 1. Mary Nobles, 2. Sarah Susannah Veniza Ashely 3. Judy Whittle
Walker

v. Vergil Gordon b. 2/2/1855

vi. Elizabeth Ann Gordon b. 4/16/1858 d. 6/16/1918 Birmingham
Al. m. James Mack Crawford

vii. Tibbie Ann Gordon b. 9/30/1859 m Bill Gibbs

viii. Nancy Ann Gordon b. 2/15/1860

ix James Hardy Gordon b. 11/16/1860 d. 12/31/1945 Wilcox Co
Ga m. Polly Owens Wilcox Co. Ga

x. Rosa Gordon b. 5/2/1864 Wilcox Co. Ga.

 

 

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