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of Alexander Gordon
grandfather was Alexander Gordon born about 1785 in the Parish of Kilrea,
Co. Londonderry, Ulster, Ireland. he married a Peggy Campbell and had
their first child, John Gordon, about 1809 - an unknown dauhgter followed.
They migrated from Ulster to South Plantagenet Township, Prescott Co., Ontario, Canada in 1818. Much of the family remains there or in nearby
Ottawa, Ontario. A small group, grandchildren of the original Alexander,
named Alexander, Mary
Jane and a John migrated to Tawas, Michigan about 1860, John proceeded
on to Vachon Island in Washington State.