Descendants of John GORDON

 

This chart was researched and created by several researchers of the Gordon family and information was sent to me. I have lost the list of people who sent info to me, if you are one of the submitters please let me know so I can credit you with it. The Ruth GORDON & Major Samuel OTTERSON is my branch of this tree and the information was handed down through the generations and I have done internet research to fill in some of the blanks. If you have any information on this family please contact me.

Generation No. 1

1. John1 GORDON was born Bef. 1710 in Prince William, VA, and died 1756 in SC. He married Ruth LNU. She was born Abt. 1719 in Prince William Co., VA, and died Abt. 1789 in Berkeley, SC.

Notes for John GORDON:
10 Nov 1756, Matthew Rowan granted to John Gordon land lying in Newberry and Union Counties
leading from Anderson Fort (d) to Hill's ford on Tyger River.
16 May 1749, John and Ruth Gordon 367 acres of Truro Parish, Fairfax Co sold for 160 pounds
1749, Moved to SC from VA and settled on 450 acres granted George III
1749, Families that settled along Tyger River in southern Union County, near Newberry include John Gordon, James Otterson, William Cowden, Thomas Curtis
1749, Thomas McElduff, Ralph Humphreys, William Phillips, Emanuel Stevens, Hugh
1749, Henderson, the Hamiltons, and the McJunkins
Bef. 1749, John and Ruth Gordon lived in what was Prince William County and would become Fairfax County (now Loudoun County) Va. They lived north of the current town of Leesburg near present day Lucketts.

Children of John GORDON and Ruth LNU are:
+ 2 i. Major Thomas2 GORDON, born Abt. 1735 in Prince William, VA; died Bef. 22 Oct 1808 in Berkeley Co., SC.
   3 ii. John Jr. GORDON, born Abt. 1736 in VA; died Bef. 1773 in Newberry, SC.
Notes for John Jr. GORDON:
Fought for Colonel John Chevillettes Army in Cherokee War as Ensign
   4 iii. Benjamin GORDON, born 1738 in Prince William, VA; died Unknown. He married Unknown; died Unknown.
Notes for Benjamin GORDON:
Fought for Colonel John Chevillettes Army in Cherokee War as Ensign
+ 5 iv. Ruth GORDON, born 14 Aug 1740; died 09 Oct 1820 in Washington Co., TN.
+ 6 v. William GORDON, born Abt. 1742 in Fairfax Co., VA; died 19 Apr 1781.
+ 7 vi. Govin GORDON, born Abt. 1747 in Fairfax Co., VA; died 1815 in Jones Co., GA.
+ 8 vii. George GORDON, born 02 May 1752 in Berkeley Co., SC; died 12 Jan 1835 in St. Helena Parish, LA.

Generation No. 2

2. Major Thomas2 GORDON (John1) was born Abt. 1735 in Prince William, VA, and died Bef. 22 Oct 1808 in Berkeley Co., SC. He married Elizabeth ANDERSON 1755. She was born 1735, and died Unknown.

Notes for Major Thomas GORDON:
Abt 1777 designated Major
Jun 1779, #AA2981 Acct 767 Book X, 2 steers furnished the Militia
Jun 1779, #AA2981 Acct 173, Book 2, horse lost in service
1780, #AA2981, Acct 172, Book X, for horse impressed by Militia
Bef 1786, #AA2981, Acct 2857, Book X, for Militia Duty with Brandon's Reg from fall of Charleston to Anderson's return Newberry Co., 96 District

More About Major Thomas GORDON:
Military service: Majaor in SC Militia

Children of Thomas GORDON and Elizabeth ANDERSON are:
   9 i. Elizabeth3 GORDON, died Unknown.
   10 ii. Jesse GORDON, died Unknown.
   11 iii. John GORDON, died Unknown.
+ 12 iv. Ruth GORDON, born Abt. 1755 in Berkeley Co., SC; died Bef. 1837.
+ 13 v. Benjamin GORDON, born 30 Aug 1762 in Newberry Co., SC; died Unknown.
+ 14 vi. Eli GORDON, born 25 May 1772 in Maybenton, Newberry, SC; died 27 Apr 1847.
   15 vii. Thomas Jr. GORDON, born Abt. 1774; died Unknown.

5. Ruth2 GORDON (John1) was born 14 Aug 1740, and died 09 Oct 1820 in Washington Co., TN. She married Jacob BROWN. He died Unknown in Washington Co., TN.

More About Ruth GORDON:
Burial: Family plot on Cherokee Creek

More About Jacob BROWN:
Burial: Family plot on Cherokee Creek

Children of Ruth GORDON and Jacob BROWN are:
+ 16 i. Jacob II3 BROWN, born 03 Aug 1761 in Berkeley Co., SC; died 21 Aug 1838 in Washington Co., TN.
   17 ii. Benjamin BROWN, born Abt. 1763 in Berkeley Co., SC; died Unknown. He married Sarah Hawkins SEVIER 06 May 1789; died Unknown.
+ 18 iii. Thomas BROWN, born Abt. 1765 in Berkeley Co., SC; died 22 Apr 1829 in Washington Co., TN.
   19 iv. John Gordon BROWN, born Abt. 1767 in Berkeley Co., SC; died Unknown. He married Mary Ann KEICHER 28 Feb 1806 in Greene Co., TN; died Unknown.

6. William2 GORDON (John1) was born Abt. 1742 in Fairfax Co., VA, and died 19 Apr 1781. He married Elizabeth LNU 1770 in Berkeley (now Newberry) Co.,SC. She died Unknown.

Notes for William GORDON:
Captain

More About William GORDON:
Military service: 1776, Capt in Brandon's Regiment in Rev. War

Children of William GORDON and Elizabeth LNU are:
   20 i. Jesse3 GORDON, born 26 Sep 1767; died Unknown.
+ 21 ii. William Jr. GORDON, born Bef. 1770 in Union District, SC; died Bef. 1832.
+ 22 iii. John GORDON, born Abt. 1770 in Union District, SC; died Unknown.
+ 23 iv. Posey GORDON, born 25 Sep 1775 in Union District, SC; died 10 Nov 1830 in Greene Co., AL.
   24 v. Cassandra GORDON, born Abt. 1777 in Union District, SC; died Unknown.

7. Govin2 GORDON (John1) was born Abt. 1747 in Fairfax Co., VA, and died 1815 in Jones Co., GA. He married Sara LNU. She died Aft. 1835 in Greene Co., AL.

Children of Govin GORDON and Sara LNU are:
   25 i. Andrew3 GORDON, died Unknown.
   26 ii. James GORDON, died Unknown.
   27 iii. Rebecca GORDON, died Unknown.
   28 iv. Violet GORDON, died Unknown. She married James CHANDLER; died Unknown.
+ 29 v. Hannah Clark GORDON, born Abt. 1795; died Aft. 1825 in Jones Co., GA.
   30 vi. Govin Jr. GORDON, born 1779 in Union District, SC; died Aft. 1850 in Newton Co., MS.
+ 31 vii. Rutha GORDON, born 14 Sep 1791 in SC; died 06 Apr 1868 in Bosque Co., TX.

8. George2 GORDON (John1) was born 02 May 1752 in Berkeley Co., SC, and died 12 Jan 1835 in St. Helena Parish, LA. He married Elizabeth LNU 12 Jan 1779 in Newberry Co., SC. She was born 26 Dec 1764, and died Unknown.

Children of George GORDON and Elizabeth LNU are:
   32 i. John3 GORDON, born 09 Nov 1780; died Unknown. He married Mary MILLER 1802 in Livingston Co., KY; died Unknown.
+ 33 ii. Thomas GORDON, born 23 Dec 1782; died 06 Jan 1846.
   34 iii. Mary GORDON, born 21 Jan 1785; died Unknown. She married Arthur H. DAVIS 01 Oct 1799 in Livingston Co., KY; died Unknown.
+ 35 iv. Nancy Ann GORDON, born 17 Feb 1787; died Unknown.
   36 v. Ruth White GORDON, born 18 Dec 1788; died 16 Jan 1789.
   37 vi. William Stark GORDON, born 22 Dec 1789; died 1861 in St. Helena Parish, LA. He married Elizabeth DAY 1817; died Unknown.
   38 vii. Rachel GORDON, born 02 Jun 1792; died Unknown.
   39 viii. Leah GORDON, born 15 Dec 1794; died Unknown. She married Daniel CRYER 23 Jan 1812 in Amite Co., MS; born 1783 in Camden Co., GA; died Unknown.
+ 40 ix. Elizabeth GORDON, born 02 Jul 1797; died 09 May 1882 in St. Helena Parish, LA.
   41 x. Milbrey GORDON, born 21 Jul 1801; died Unknown. She married Michael PRESCOTT; died Unknown.
   42 xi. Lorren GORDON, born 16 Jan 1803; died 12 Sep 1813.

Generation No. 3

12. Ruth3 GORDON (Thomas2, John1) was born Abt. 1755 in Berkeley Co., SC, and died Bef. 1837. She married Major Samuel OTTERSON, son of James OTTERSON and Rebecca LNU. He was born 01 Apr 1754 in Berkeley Co., SC, and died 11 Sep 1837 in Greene Co., AL.

More About Major Samuel OTTERSON:
Burial: Hebron Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Greene Co., AL

Children of Ruth GORDON and Major OTTERSON are:
   43 i. Ruth4 OTTERSON, born 1775; died 24 Oct 1843 in Greene Co., AL.
   44 ii. Thomas G. OTTERSON, born 1776; died Aft. 1841. He married Sarah SAVAGE; died Unknown.
+ 45 iii. Rebecca OTTERSON, born 1778; died Aft. 1841.
   46 iv. John OTTERSON, born 1780; died 21 Nov 1840. He married FNU SAVAGE; died Unknown.
+ 47 v. Sarah OTTERSON, born 1783; died Bef. 1847.
   48 vi. Sidney OTTERSON, born 1784 in Union Co., SC; died Aft. 1841. He married FNU SAVAGE; died Unknown.
+ 49 vii. Mary OTTERSON, born 07 Feb 1786 in Union District, SC; died 06 Sep 1845 in Greene Co., AL.
+ 50 viii. Cynthia OTTERSON, born 03 Oct 1787 in Union District, SC; died 28 Jun 1852 in Greene Co., AL.
   51 ix. James OTTERSON, born 1790 in SC; died Aft. 1850.
+ 52 x. Dr. Samuel Jr. OTTERSON, born 1792 in Union District, SC; died Unknown.
   53 xi. Nancy OTTERSON, born 1796; died Aft. 1841. She married Thomas W. WOLSTENHOLME 26 Apr 1838 in Pickens Co., AL; died Unknown.
   54 xii. Marthana OTTERSON, born 26 May 1799; died 05 Sep 1863 in Leake Co., MS. She married Benjamin Warren JOHNSTON; born 1790; died Unknown.
Notes for Benjamin Warren JOHNSTON:
Maj. Samuel Otterson administered the estate of John Johnston, Jr. Old 96th Dist. SC in Nov 1780 - two years after John was hung by the British during the Revolution. Nine days after his sister, Sarah Johnston Dickson died 17 Sep 1785, Samuel Otterson was made the guardian of her five Johnston children. He moved to Green Co., AL in 1824; two of the Johnston children also moved there.

13. Benjamin3 GORDON (Thomas2, John1) was born 30 Aug 1762 in Newberry Co., SC, and died Unknown. He married (1) Mary Hannah INMAN, daughter of Joshua INMAN and Ann LNU. She was born 1771 in Newberry Co., SC, and died Aft. 1831 in Barnwell Co., SC. He married (2) Unknown 1787. She died Unknown.

Child of Benjamin GORDON and Mary INMAN is:
   55 i. Levi Francis (GORDON)4 BURTZ, born 1787 in Newberry Co., SC; died Unknown.
Notes for Levi Francis (GORDON) BURTZ:
Adopted by Michael BURTZ when he married Mary Hannah GORDON about 1789. It is unknown why Benjamin and Mary Hannah separated but each went their own way and re-married.
All records have Levi as Levi Francis BURTZ. He was named for Levi Inman (Mary Hannah's twin brother) and Francis Gordon (Benjamin's sister)
Info submitted to me by Al BURTZ [George Albert (Gordon) Burtz] March 23, 2011

14. Eli3 GORDON (Thomas2, John1) was born 25 May 1772 in Maybenton, Newberry, SC, and died 27 Apr 1847. He married Rebecca VALENTINE 07 Feb 1793 in SC. She was born 16 Apr 1775 in SC, and died 28 Sep 1854.

Notes for Eli GORDON:
Will probated oct 18 1847

Children of Eli GORDON and Rebecca VALENTINE are:
   56 i. John Caldwell4 GORDON, born 1796; died 1806.
+ 57 ii. Thomas GORDON, born 30 Jun 1799 in Newberry, SC; died 28 Mar 1862 in Chickasaw Co., MS.
+ 58 iii. Valentine GORDON, born 20 Mar 1802 in Newberry, SC; died 02 Aug 1843 in Pickens Co., AL.
   59 iv. Abraham GORDON, born 16 Oct 1804 in Newberry, SC; died 19 Dec 1880 in Newberry, SC. He married Cornelia LYLES; born 1837 in Newberry, SC; died Unknown in Newberry, SC.
More About Abraham GORDON:
Burial: Old Ebenezeer Cemetery
More About Cornelia LYLES:
Burial: Old Ebenezer Cemetery
+ 60 v. Mary Caldwell GORDON, born 07 Jun 1807; died 29 Dec 1887 in Chickasaw Co., MS.
+ 61 vi. Elizabeth GORDON, born 18 Jul 1810 in SC; died 02 Sep 1887 in Chickasaw Co., MS.
+ 62 vii. Eli Jr. GORDON, born 23 Jul 1814 in Newberry, SC; died 12 Aug 1884 in Chickasaw Co., MS.
   63 viii. Monroe GORDON, born 21 Nov 1817 in SC; died 25 Aug 1825 in Union District, SC.
More About Monroe GORDON:
Burial: Old Gordon-Chick Cemetery
+ 64 ix. Rebecca Ann GORDON, born 16 May 1820 in Newberry, SC; died 05 Sep 1892 in Newberry, SC.

16. Jacob II3 BROWN (Ruth2 GORDON, John1) was born 03 Aug 1761 in Berkeley Co., SC, and died 21 Aug 1838 in Washington Co., TN. He married Elizabeth BIRD 09 Feb 1786 in Washington Co., TN. She died Unknown in Washington Co., TN.

More About Jacob II BROWN:
Burial: Family plot at mouth of Cherokee Creek

More About Elizabeth BIRD:
Burial: Family plot at mouth of Cherokee Creek

Children of Jacob BROWN and Elizabeth BIRD are:
   65 i. Ruth4 BROWN, born 15 Oct 1787; died Unknown. She married Nodding HILL 28 Feb 1823; died Unknown.
   66 ii. William BROWN, born 09 Oct 1789; died Unknown. He married Susannah NELSON; died Unknown.
   67 iii. Thomas Jefferson BROWN, born 15 Sep 1791; died Unknown. He married Sarah McCRAY 10 Aug 1819; died Unknown.
   68 iv. Sarah BROWN, born 04 Mar 1794; died 25 Mar 1797.
   69 v. Mary "Polly" BROWN, born 26 Nov 1796; died 02 May 1867 in Washington Co., TN. She married John HUNTER 25 Feb 1817; died Unknown.
More About Mary "Polly" BROWN:
Burial: New Salem Baptist Cemetery, Washington Co., TN
More About John HUNTER:
Burial: New Salem Baptist Cemetery, Washington Co., TN
   70 vi. Rebecca BROWN, born 08 Feb 1799; died Unknown. She married Samuel TEMPLIN; born 10 Sep 1795; died 31 Dec 1852.
More About Rebecca BROWN:
Burial: Family plot at mouth of Cherokee Creek, Washington Co., TN
More About Samuel TEMPLIN:
Burial: Family plot at mouth of Cherokee Creek, Washington Co., TN
+ 71 vii. Bird BROWN, born 20 Oct 1801; died 24 Mar 1886.
   72 viii. Jacob Keen BROWN, born 28 Jan 1804; died Unknown. He married Louisa GAINES; died 27 Apr 1832 in Scott Co, MS.
   73 ix. Malinda BROWN, born 05 Jan 1807; died Unknown. She married David BIRDWELL 26 Apr 1827; died Unknown.

18. Thomas3 BROWN (Ruth2 GORDON, John1) was born Abt. 1765 in Berkeley Co., SC, and died 22 Apr 1829 in Washington Co., TN. He married Ann LNU. She died Unknown.

Children of Thomas BROWN and Ann LNU are:
   74 i. Jacob4 BROWN, died Unknown.
   75 ii. Gabriel BROWN, died Unknown. He married Sarah BAYLESS 30 Dec 1822 in Washington Co., TN; died Unknown.
   76 iii. William BROWN, died Unknown.
+ 77 iv. Temandra BROWN, born 1801 in TN; died Jul 1870 in TN.

21. William Jr.3 GORDON (William2, John1) was born Bef. 1770 in Union District, SC, and died Bef. 1832. He married Elizabeth LNU. She died Unknown.

Children of William GORDON and Elizabeth LNU are:
   78 i. FNU4 GORDON, died Unknown.
   79 ii. John GORDON, born 1832 in Union District, SC; died Unknown.
Notes for John GORDON:
After 1850, Received 150 acres of land adjoining George Gordon's line, part of a tract where his father William had lived, running up and down the river

22. John3 GORDON (William2, John1) was born Abt. 1770 in Union District, SC, and died Unknown. He married Unknown. She died Unknown.

Notes for John GORDON:
30 Jul 1790, John Gordon, planter of Pinchney Dist, Union Co., SC sold to David Glenn of Newberry, Dist SC 123 and 1/2 ac of land all bounded by Thomas Gordon, Posey Gordon and John Caldwell's land being part of a tract of land grant to John Gordon, Nov 10 1756, by Matthew Rowan, Witnessed sale of land by Posey to Burwell in Union SC

Child of John GORDON and Unknown is:
   80 i. FNU4 GORDON, died Unknown.

23. Posey3 GORDON (William2, John1) was born 25 Sep 1775 in Union District, SC, and died 10 Nov 1830 in Greene Co., AL. He married Elizabeth SIMS, daughter of James SIMS and Lasey WALLES. She was born 14 Nov 1794, and died 07 Jun 1837 in Greene Co., AL.

Notes for Posey GORDON:
30 Jul 1790-Planer in Pinchney Dist, Union Co., SC land in Tyger River area near Gordon, George Gordon, and John Cladwell.
17 Jan 1810-Sold land in Union Dist, SC to Burwell Chick. Witnessed by John Gordon
1828-Received Fed land grants, earliest recorded date in Greene Co., AL

More About Posey GORDON:
Burial: Cemetery, Mt. Hebron, AL

More About Elizabeth SIMS:
Burial: Cemetery at Mt. Hebron, AL

Children of Posey GORDON and Elizabeth SIMS are:
+ 81 i. Mary Ann4 GORDON, born 20 Nov 1811 in GA; died 10 Aug 1836 in Greene Co., AL.
+ 82 ii. William Posey GORDON, born 1813 in GA; died 22 Oct 1893 in Hale Co., AL.
+ 83 iii. Drucilla E. GORDON, born 15 Dec 1814 in GA; died 19 Jul 1848 in Greene Co., AL.
   84 iv. James S. GORDON, born 1815; died Unknown. He married Elizabeth BROOKS 17 Aug 1835; died Unknown.
+ 85 v. John Andrew Jackson GORDON, born 07 Nov 1816 in GA; died 07 Oct 1894 in Hale Co., AL.
   86 vi. Jesse Albert GORDON, born 1819; died Bef. 1830.
   87 vii. Samuel W. GORDON, born 09 Jan 1822 in Greene Co., AL; died 17 Jul 1842 in Greene Co., AL.
More About Samuel W. GORDON:
Burial: Mt. Hebron Cemetery
+ 88 viii. Elizabeth Emmaline GORDON, born 17 Feb 1824 in Greene Co., AL; died 08 May 1897 in Tehuacana, Limestone Co., TX.
   89 ix. Amanda C. GORDON, born Abt. 1825; died Unknown. She married Nathan GOREE 11 Feb 1847; died Unknown.
   90 x. Adelline GORDON, born Aft. 1825; died Unknown.
+ 91 xi. Harriet C. GORDON, born Abt. 1829 in Greene Co., AL; died 26 Jun 1859 in Greene Co., AL.
+ 92 xii. Posey H. GORDON, born 1830; died Unknown.

29. Hannah Clark3 GORDON (Govin2, John1) was born Abt. 1795, and died Aft. 1825 in Jones Co., GA. She married John DUMAS 1811. He was born 15 Aug 1793 in NC, and died 04 Aug 1834 in Jones Co., GA.

Notes for Hannah Clark GORDON:
Information on Govin's daughter Hannah came from Carlton <rdumas@reynoldscable.net

Children of Hannah GORDON and John DUMAS are:
   93 i. Nancy4 DUMAS, born 18 Nov 1812; died 23 Jul 1869.
   94 ii. Sarah Tabitha DUMAS, born 07 Nov 1814; died Aft. Jun 1850.
   95 iii. Edmund Thomas DUMAS, born 03 May 1816; died 18 Jan 1894.
   96 iv. William DUMAS, born 18 Jan 1818; died Bef. 1840.
   97 v. Helen Mackersham DUMAS, born 25 Oct 1819; died 1880.
   98 vi. Martha DUMAS, born 07 Jan 1822; died Aft. 1840.
   99 vii. Temperance DUMAS, born 15 Dec 1823; died 17 Apr 1909.
   100 viii. John Clark DUMAS, born 03 Oct 1825; died 13 Mar 1866.

31. Rutha3 GORDON (Govin2, John1) was born 14 Sep 1791 in SC, and died 06 Apr 1868 in Bosque Co., TX. She married William GARY 1810 in SC. He was born 10 Feb 1790 in SC, and died 1855 in Bosque Co., TX.

Notes for Rutha GORDON:
1816, in GA
1823, in AL
1830, in Perry Co., AL
1840, in Newton Co., MS
1850, in Rusk Co., TX
1852, built cabin west of the Bosque, was "upper settler of Bosque"
1855, buried in Pool (Gary) Cemetery

More About Rutha GORDON:
Burial: Pool (Gary) Cemetery

Children of Rutha GORDON and William GARY are:
   101 i. Elizabeth4 GARY, born 15 Nov 1811 in SC; died 24 Sep 1848 in Sumter Co., AL. She married Frederick THOMAS 03 Jun 1830 in Perry Co., AL; died Unknown.
   102 ii. James Henry GARY, born 19 May 1813 in SC; died Unknown. He married Nancy MURRY 04 Oct 1833 in Sumter Co., AL; died Unknown.
   103 iii. Isaac C. GARY, born 01 Nov 1816 in GA; died 27 May 1897 in Ft. Chadbourne, Coke Co., TX. He married (1) Susan E. McCURRY 12 Apr 1849 in Rusk Co., TX; died Unknown. He married (2) M. J. Mrs. WOMACK 26 May 1885; died Unknown.
+ 104 iv. Govin Gordon GARY, born 13 Jun 1819 in GA; died 09 May 1869 in San Augustin Co., TX.
   105 v. George Hamton GARY, born 29 Apr 1821; died Oct 1831.
   106 vi. George Washington GARY, born 22 Jul 1823 in AL; died 08 Nov 1858.
   107 vii. Sarah Ann GARY, born 18 Dec 1825 in AL; died 22 Aug 1881 in Bosque Co., TX.
   108 viii. Andrew Jackson GARY, born 25 May 1828 in AL; died 02 Apr 1864. He married Belinda DIAL Abt. 27 May 1854 in Rusk Co., TX; died Unknown.
   109 ix. Rebecca GARY, born 11 Sep 1831; died 03 Jul 1836.
   110 x. Matthias Elmore GARY, born 10 Aug 1832 in AL; died 06 Jul 1903 in Tom Green Co., TX. He married Rachel H. LNU 25 Dec 1867 in Bosque Co., TX; died Unknown.
   111 xi. Adeline Minerva GARY, born 11 Aug 1835 in AL; died 31 Oct 1904 in Bosque Co., TX. She married John H. ROBERTSON 06 Nov 1851 in Rusk Co., TX; died Unknown.

33. Thomas3 GORDON (George2, John1) was born 23 Dec 1782, and died 06 Jan 1846. He married Anna MILLER. She was born 20 Jan 1786, and died Unknown.

Children of Thomas GORDON and Anna MILLER are:
   112 i. Parnece4 GORDON, born 06 Apr 1805; died Unknown.
   113 ii. Elizabeth GORDON, born 14 Dec 1806; died Unknown.
   114 iii. Arrilla GORDON, born 15 Nov 1808; died Unknown.
   115 iv. Mariah GORDON, born 03 Nov 1811; died Unknown.
   116 v. George James GORDON, born 01 Nov 1812; died Unknown.
+ 117 vi. William Stark GORDON, born 23 Oct 1814; died 19 Jul 1889 in Amite Co, MS at 6pm.
   118 vii. Thomas Wilkinson GORDON, born 14 Aug 1817; died Unknown.
   119 viii. Mary Ann GORDON, born 30 Jan 1822; died Unknown.

35. Nancy Ann3 GORDON (George2, John1) was born 17 Feb 1787, and died Unknown. She married James Y. McNABB. He died Unknown.

Children of Nancy GORDON and James McNABB are:
   120 i. James4 McNABB, died Unknown.
   121 ii. Green Y McNABB, born 1817 in MS; died Unknown.
   122 iii. Andrew Jackson McNABB, born 1820 in MS; died Unknown.
   123 iv. Nancy Lucretia McNABB, born 1831 in MS; died Unknown.

40. Elizabeth3 GORDON (George2, John1) was born 02 Jul 1797, and died 09 May 1882 in St. Helena Parish, LA. She married Renny LEE Abt. 1813 in West Florida Parish, LA. He was born 02 Aug 1795 in St. Helena Parish, LA, and died 30 Dec 1877 in St. Helena Parish, LA.

More About Elizabeth GORDON:
Burial: Lee Cemetery, Liverpool, St. Helena Parish, LA

More About Renny LEE:
Burial: Lee Cemetery, Liverpool, St. Helena Parish, LA

Children of Elizabeth GORDON and Renny LEE are:
   124 i. Leroy4 LEE, died Unknown.
   125 ii. Laura LEE, died Unknown.
   126 iii. George LEE, died Unknown.
   127 iv. Sina Azzie LEE, died Unknown.
   128 v. Miliberry LEE, died Unknown.
   129 vi. Reuben LEE, died Unknown.
   130 vii. Leah LEE, died Unknown.
   131 viii. Elizabeth LEE, died Unknown.
   132 ix. William Gordon LEE, died Unknown.
   133 x. Renny P. LEE, died Unknown.
   134 xi. Thomas N. LEE, died Unknown.

Generation No. 4

45. Rebecca4 OTTERSON (Ruth3 GORDON, Thomas2, John1) was born 1778, and died Aft. 1841. She married (1) Joshua BUFORD 1796. He was born 1777 in Lunenburg, VA, and died 15 Sep 1799 in Union Co., SC. She married (2) Thomas WRIGHT 26 Aug 1824 in Greene Co., AL. He died Unknown.

Children of Rebecca OTTERSON and Joshua BUFORD are:
   135 i. Abraham5 BUFORD, born 1796 in SC; died Unknown.
   136 ii. Ann BUFORD, born 09 Jan 1799; died Unknown.

47. Sarah4 OTTERSON (Ruth3 GORDON, Thomas2, John1) was born 1783, and died Bef. 1847. She married Amos LAY 1801. He was born 1771 in Loudoun, Fairfax, VA, and died 1851 in Greene Co., AL.

Children of Sarah OTTERSON and Amos LAY are:
   137 i. Mary Ann5 LAY, born 1802 in Union Co., SC; died Unknown. She married John CLINTON; died Unknown.
   138 ii. James M. LAY, born 1803 in Union Co., SC; died Unknown.
   139 iii. Samuel O. LAY, born 1804 in Union Co., SC; died Unknown.
   140 iv. Thomas G. LAY, born 05 Feb 1805; died 13 Feb 1863. He married Nancy GORDON 16 Jul 1827 in Greene Co., AL; born 25 Nov 1807; died 30 Aug 1886.
+ 141 v. Elizabeth LAY, born 1807; died Unknown.
   142 vi. Judith I. LAY, born 1809; died Unknown. She married William COOK; born in MS; died Unknown.
   143 vii. Sara E. LAY, born 1811; died Unknown. She married John FLOWERS; born in MS; died Unknown.
   144 viii. Vincent LAY, born 1812 in Union Co., SC; died Unknown.
+ 145 ix. Jessie G. LAY, born 22 Jun 1817 in Union Co., SC; died 06 Jun 1889 in Calhoun, MS.

49. Mary4 OTTERSON (Ruth3 GORDON, Thomas2, John1) was born 07 Feb 1786 in Union District, SC, and died 06 Sep 1845 in Greene Co., AL. She married Henry WALKER. He was born 20 May 1774 in Lunenburg Co., VA, and died 04 Oct 1856 in Greene Co., AL.

More About Mary OTTERSON:
Burial: Old Otterson Graveyard, AL

More About Henry WALKER:
Date born 2: 20 May 1774
Burial: Old Otterson Graveyard, AL

Children of Mary OTTERSON and Henry WALKER are:
   146 i. Cephas R.5 WALKER, born 1823; died 12 Nov 1882 in Greene Co., AL. He married (1) Mary E. GORDON 17 Jun 1847; born 18 Jan 1830; died 07 Feb 1857 in Eutaw, AL. He married (2) Fannie A. KENNEDY Abt. 1850; born 18 Sep 1833 in Greene Co., AL; died 10 May 1880 in Greene Co., AL. He married (3) Mary E. ARCHIBALD 1881; died Unknown.
More About Cephas R. WALKER:
Burial: Pleasant Ridge Presbyterian Church Cemetery, AL
More About Mary E. GORDON:
Burial: Mesopotamia Cemetery
More About Fannie A. KENNEDY:
Burial: Pleasant Ridge Presbyterian Church Cemetery, AL
   147 ii. Mary E. WALKER, born 1830 in AL; died Unknown.

50. Cynthia4 OTTERSON (Ruth3 GORDON, Thomas2, John1) was born 03 Oct 1787 in Union District, SC, and died 28 Jun 1852 in Greene Co., AL. She married Anthony MAYES 1809 in Union Co., SC, son of James MAYES and Jane McIWAIN. He was born 19 Feb 1782 in Spartanburg Co., SC, and died 10 Sep 1848 in Greene Co., AL.

Notes for Cynthia OTTERSON:
In the 1850 Greene County Alabama census Cynthia is shown as having $800 in value of realestate

More About Cynthia OTTERSON:
Burial: Hebron Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Greene Co., AL

More About Anthony MAYES:
Burial: Hebron Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Greene Co., AL
Occupation: Blacksmith

Children of Cynthia OTTERSON and Anthony MAYES are:
+ 148 i. Lucinda5 MAYES, born 1810 in Union Co., SC; died Unknown.
+ 149 ii. Thomas Newton MAYES, born 16 Jun 1812 in Union Co., SC; died 21 May 1891 in Maysfield, TX.
+ 150 iii. Henry Harvey MAYES, born 1814 in Union Co., SC; died Unknown.
   151 iv. Albert Bradley MAYES, born 11 Aug 1816 in SC; died 30 Jul 1892 in Greene Co., AL. He married Rachel A. MEANS 23 Jan 1845; born 04 Feb 1825; died 21 Jun 1846.
More About Albert Bradley MAYES:
Burial: Bethsalem Presbyterian Cemetery, Boligee, Greene Co., AL
More About Rachel A. MEANS:
Burial: Bethsalem Presbyterian Cemetery
+ 152 v. Ruth E. MAYES, born 1818; died 18 May 1856 in Greene Co., AL.
+ 153 vi. Daniel Gray MAYES, born 09 May 1820 in SC; died 01 Apr 1894 in Greene Co., AL.
   154 vii. Elmira Jane MAYES, born 21 Apr 1822; died 08 Mar 1851 in Greene Co., AL.
More About Elmira Jane MAYES:
Burial: Hebron Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Greene Co., AL
+ 155 viii. Samuel Otterson MAYES, born 19 Feb 1824 in Greene Co., AL; died 22 Apr 1882 in Newton, MS.
   156 ix. Sarah Ann MAYES, born 25 Nov 1825; died 16 Dec 1849 in Greene Co., AL.
Notes for Sarah Ann MAYES:
Inscription on tombstone: "Remember ladies as you pass by, As you are now so once was I, As I am now so you must be, Prepare for death and follow me."
More About Sarah Ann MAYES:
Burial: Hebron Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Greene Co., AL
   157 x. Mary Louise MAYES, born 31 Jul 1827; died 05 Aug 1856 in Greene Co., AL.
More About Mary Louise MAYES:
Burial: Hebron Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Greene Co., AL
   158 xi. Dr. James M. MAYES, born 04 May 1829; died 06 Dec 1874 in Greene Co., AL.
More About Dr. James M. MAYES:
Burial: Bethsalem Presbyterian Cemetery, Greene Co., AL
   159 xii. John Henry MAYES, born 1831 in Greene Co., AL; died Unknown.

52. Dr. Samuel Jr.4 OTTERSON (Ruth3 GORDON, Thomas2, John1) was born 1792 in Union District, SC, and died Unknown. He married Narcissa McKIE, daughter of Alexander McKIE and Margaret THOMPSON. She was born 1797 in Spartanburg, SC, and died Unknown.

Children of Samuel OTTERSON and Narcissa McKIE are:
   160 i. Melissa5 OTTERSON, born 1832; died Unknown.
   161 ii. Nancy OTTERSON, born 1834; died Unknown.
   162 iii. Margaret OTTERSON, born 1836; died Unknown.
   163 iv. Samuel OTTERSON, born 1838; died Unknown.

57. Thomas4 GORDON (Eli3, Thomas2, John1) was born 30 Jun 1799 in Newberry, SC, and died 28 Mar 1862 in Chickasaw Co., MS. He married Nancy R. MITCHEL. She was born 1805 in SC, and died 08 Jun 1889 in Chickasaw Co., MS.

More About Thomas GORDON:
Burial: Old Prospect Methodist Church Cemetery

More About Nancy R. MITCHEL:
Burial: Old Prospect Methodist Church Cemetery

Children of Thomas GORDON and Nancy MITCHEL are:
   164 i. Mariah A. E.5 GORDON, born 17 Jun 1827 in SC; died 27 Oct 1831 in SC.
   165 ii. Margaret R. GORDON, born 1828 in SC; died Abt. 1828 in SC.
   166 iii. William M. GORDON, born 24 Apr 1831 in Union District, SC; died Aug 1900 in Tate Co., MS.
+ 167 iv. James M. GORDON, born 26 Jan 1833 in Union District, SC; died 27 Mar 1895.
   168 v. Mary Frances GORDON, born 24 Jul 1834 in Union District, SC; died 26 Dec 1929.
+ 169 vi. Eli M. GORDON, born 24 Sep 1836 in Union District, SC; died Unknown.
   170 vii. John K. GORDON, born 1839; died Unknown.
   171 viii. George W. GORDON, born 14 Oct 1840 in Union District, SC; died 07 Aug 1864.

58. Valentine4 GORDON (Eli3, Thomas2, John1) was born 20 Mar 1802 in Newberry, SC, and died 02 Aug 1843 in Pickens Co., AL. He married Nancy R. HUTCHESON. She was born 1810 in SC, and died Unknown.

Children of Valentine GORDON and Nancy HUTCHESON are:
   172 i. Mary Rebecca5 GORDON, born 15 Jul 1827; died 1834.
   173 ii. Frances Elvira GORDON, born 25 Jul 1828; died 1831.
   174 iii. Harvin (Harvey) Falconer GORDON, born 30 May 1832 in SC; died 15 Aug 1915 in Pickens Co., AL. He married Mary Agnes FINELY; born 11 Aug 1838; died 13 Nov 1914.
More About Harvin (Harvey) Falconer GORDON:
Burial: Spring Hill Baptist Cemetery
   175 iv. Harriet Reney GORDON, born 09 Oct 1834; died 1848.
   176 v. John Eli GORDON, born 04 Sep 1838; died 08 Jul 1862 in Richmond, VA.
   177 vi. William Valentine GORDON, born 20 Sep 1842; died 09 Dec 1862 in Murfreesboro, TN.

60. Mary Caldwell4 GORDON (Eli3, Thomas2, John1) was born 07 Jun 1807, and died 29 Dec 1887 in Chickasaw Co., MS. She married John Edrington LYLES. He was born 12 Sep 1798 in Newberry, SC, and died 24 Aug 1879 in Chickasaw Co., MS.

More About Mary Caldwell GORDON:
Burial: Old Prospect Methodist Church Cemetery

More About John Edrington LYLES:
Burial: Old Prospect Methodist Church Cemetery

Children of Mary GORDON and John LYLES are:
   178 i. David William5 LYLES, born 18 Jun 1826; died Unknown.
   179 ii. Ephraim O. LYLES, born Oct 1828; died 1863. He married Unknown; died Unknown.
+ 180 iii. Davis Russel LYLES, born 09 Jun 1831; died Unknown.
   181 iv. Emmariah T. LYLES, born 11 Nov 1833; died Unknown.
+ 182 v. Frances Amm Elizabeth LYLES, born 01 Jun 1835 in SC; died 14 Apr 1899 in MS.
   183 vi. John Ferman LYLES, born 11 Jun 1837; died 26 Aug 1855 in Chickasaw Co., MS.
More About John Ferman LYLES:
Burial: Old Prospect Methodist Church Cemetery
   184 vii. Rebecca LYLES, born 11 Jun 1837; died Unknown.
   185 viii. Thomas Jefferson LYLES, born 1839 in SC; died Aft. 20 Jul 1864. He married Bettie WARE; born in Calhoun Co., MS; died Unknown.
+ 186 ix. Robert Josiah LYLES, born 29 Aug 1841; died 18 Mar 1930 in Houston, MS.
+ 187 x. Benjamin F. LYLES, born 28 Nov 1843; died Unknown.

61. Elizabeth4 GORDON (Eli3, Thomas2, John1) was born 18 Jul 1810 in SC, and died 02 Sep 1887 in Chickasaw Co., MS. She married Barnett Glenn SIMS. He was born 15 Dec 1808, and died 02 Sep 1842 in Pickens Co., AL.

More About Elizabeth GORDON:
Burial: Prospect Cemetery, MS

Children of Elizabeth GORDON and Barnett SIMS are:
+ 188 i. Eli Lycurgus5 SIMS, born 18 Oct 1831; died 23 Jun 1865 in Memphis, TN.
   189 ii. James R. Julius Aristodese SIMS, born 13 Mar 1834; died 12 Aug 1835.
   190 iii. Patrick Henry SIMS, born 20 May 1836; died 27 Jun 1862.
   191 iv. Benjamin Gordon SIMS, born 08 Sep 1839; died 30 Sep 1862 in Richmond, VA.
   192 v. L. M. Cornelia SIMS, born 23 Sep 1842; died Unknown in OK. She married Robert Benjamin SMITH; died Unknown.

62. Eli Jr.4 GORDON (Eli3, Thomas2, John1) was born 23 Jul 1814 in Newberry, SC, and died 12 Aug 1884 in Chickasaw Co., MS. He married Unknown. She died Unknown.

More About Eli Jr. GORDON:
Burial: Old Prospect Methodist Church Cemetery

Children of Eli GORDON and Unknown are:
   193 i. Julia Ann Rebecca5 GORDON, born 19 Feb 1840; died 26 Dec 1884.
   194 ii. Thomas Valentine GORDON, born 20 Jun 1842 in SC; died 12 Jun 1932 in Chickasaw Co., MS.
   195 iii. Baby Not Named GORDON, born 1844; died Unknown.
   196 iv. Titus Green GORDON, born 22 Aug 1848; died 20 Nov 1910.
   197 v. Mary Elizabeth Sartor GORDON, born 03 Feb 1852 in Chickasaw Co., MS; died 30 Jan 1938 in Chickasaw Co., MS. She married Benjamin Dickerson PULLIAM; died Unknown in Chickasaw Co., MS.
More About Mary Elizabeth Sartor GORDON:
Burial: Old Prospect Methodist Church Cemetery
More About Benjamin Dickerson PULLIAM:
Burial: Old Prospect Methodist Church Cemetery
   198 vi. Selena Emma GORDON, born 04 Jul 1854; died 14 Apr 1906 in Chickasaw Co., MS.
More About Selena Emma GORDON:
Burial: Old Prospect Methodist Church Cemetery
+ 199 vii. John Anthony Pulaski GORDON, born 13 Dec 1855; died 13 Aug 1943 in Chickasaw Co., MS.

64. Rebecca Ann4 GORDON (Eli3, Thomas2, John1) was born 16 May 1820 in Newberry, SC, and died 05 Sep 1892 in Newberry, SC. She married John Valentine LYLES 09 Mar 1843. He died Unknown.

Children of Rebecca GORDON and John LYLES are:
   200 i. Infant5 LYLES, died Unknown.
   201 ii. John L. LYLES, born 17 Jul 1844; died Unknown. He married (1) Sarah THOMAS; died Unknown. He married (2) Frances THOMAS; died Unknown. He married (3) Frances GILLIAM; died Unknown.
   202 iii. Taylor A. LYLES, born 03 Dec 1846; died 30 Jun 1855.
+ 203 iv. Mary Emma Rebecca LYLES, born 10 May 1849; died 04 Oct 1930.
   204 v. William V. LYLES, born 28 Sep 1851; died 14 May 1921. He married Ellen THOMAS; born 1858 in SC; died Unknown.
   205 vi. Thomas J. LYLES, born 14 Jan 1854; died Unknown in Died as infant in SC.
+ 206 vii. Abraham Gordon LYLES, born 12 Feb 1856; died 17 Nov 1910.
   207 viii. Benjamin S. LYLES, born 24 Aug 1858; died 1897.
   208 ix. Reuben LYLES, born 18 Jan 1862; died 13 Jan 1940.
+ 209 x. Cornelia Ann Elizabeth LYLES, born 05 Dec 1865; died 03 Jun 1922.

71. Bird4 BROWN (Jacob II3, Ruth2 GORDON, John1) was born 20 Oct 1801, and died 24 Mar 1886. He married (1) Louisa Rebecca SEVIER Bef. 1840, daughter of John SEVIER and Sophia GARRETTE. She was born 21 Nov 1816, and died 20 May 1842. He married (2) Cassandra BORING Aft. 1842. She died Unknown.

Children of Bird BROWN and Louisa SEVIER are:
   210 i. John Jacob5 BROWN, born 23 Feb 1840; died Unknown.
   211 ii. Sophia Louisa BROWN, born 14 Jan 1842; died Unknown.

Child of Bird BROWN and Cassandra BORING is:
   212 i. Samuel A. L.5 BROWN, born Aft. 1842; died Unknown.

77. Temandra4 BROWN (Thomas3, Ruth2 GORDON, John1) was born 1801 in TN, and died Jul 1870 in TN. She married Samuel G. BAYLESS 08 Aug 1821 in Washington Co., TN. He was born 1801 in Washington, TN, and died 1867 in Washington, TN.

Children of Temandra BROWN and Samuel BAYLESS are:
   213 i. Thomas D.5 BAYLESS, born 05 Dec 1822 in Washington, TN; died Unknown.
   214 ii. Ruth Jane BAYLESS, born 1831 in TN; died Unknown.
   215 iii. Hiram BAYLESS, born 1835 in Washington, TN; died Unknown.
   216 iv. Julia Adaline BAYLESS, born 18 Mar 1838 in Washington, TN; died Unknown.

81. Mary Ann4 GORDON (Posey3, William2, John1) was born 20 Nov 1811 in GA, and died 10 Aug 1836 in Greene Co., AL. She married Humphrey STEPHENSON 10 Feb 1828 in Greene Co., AL. He died Unknown.

More About Mary Ann GORDON:
Burial: Cemetery at Mt. Hebron, AL

Children of Mary GORDON and Humphrey STEPHENSON are:
   217 i. John5 STEPHENSON, born 1829; died Unknown.
   218 ii. William P. STEPHENSON, born 1832; died Unknown.
   219 iii. Mary Ann STEPHENSON, born 1836; died Unknown.

82. William Posey4 GORDON (Posey3, William2, John1) was born 1813 in GA, and died 22 Oct 1893 in Hale Co., AL. He married Susan Q. DRINKWATER 12 May 1838. She was born 10 May 1821, and died 25 May 1893 in Hale Co., AL.

Children of William GORDON and Susan DRINKWATER are:
   220 i. Lysurgus5 GORDON, born 28 Apr 1839; died 24 Jul 1941 in Greene Co., AL.
More About Lysurgus GORDON:
Burial: Mt. Hebron Cemetery
   221 ii. Olivia GORDON, born 14 Sep 1845; died Unknown. She married W. A. ROBINSON; died Unknown.

83. Drucilla E.4 GORDON (Posey3, William2, John1) was born 15 Dec 1814 in GA, and died 19 Jul 1848 in Greene Co., AL. She married Josiah COLLINS 12 Feb 1835 in Greene Co., AL. He was born 10 Dec 1803 in KY, and died 12 Apr 1893 in KY.

More About Drucilla E. GORDON:
Burial: Cemetery at Mt. Hebron, AL

Children of Drucilla GORDON and Josiah COLLINS are:
   222 i. Decocella5 COLLINS, died Unknown.
   223 ii. Posey G. COLLINS, born 21 Dec 1837; died 20 Sep 1844.
+ 224 iii. Frances C. COLLINS, born 1839 in AL; died Unknown.
   225 iv. Josiah Jr. COLLINS, born 1843 in Greene Co., AL; died Unknown.
   226 v. Orlando COLLINS, born 17 Feb 1846; died 07 Sep 1846.
   227 vi. Cornelia COLLINS, born 1847 in Greene Co., AL; died Unknown.

85. John Andrew Jackson4 GORDON (Posey3, William2, John1) was born 07 Nov 1816 in GA, and died 07 Oct 1894 in Hale Co., AL. He married Ann M. CAMPBELL 13 Apr 1838 in Greene Co., AL. She was born 21 Oct 1820 in NC, and died 13 Oct 1894.

Children of John GORDON and Ann CAMPBELL are:
   228 i. James J.5 GORDON, born 1840 in Greene Co., AL; died Unknown.
   229 ii. John C. GORDON, born 1844 in Greene Co., AL; died Unknown.
   230 iii. Helen M. GORDON, born 1849 in Greene Co., AL; died Unknown.
   231 iv. Posey H. GORDON, born 1851; died Unknown.
   232 v. Robert B. GORDON, born 1853; died Unknown.
+ 233 vi. Mary F. GORDON, born 02 Sep 1855; died 14 Jul 1910 in Hale Co., AL.
   234 vii. Elizabeth GORDON, born 1859 in AL; died Unknown.

88. Elizabeth Emmaline4 GORDON (Posey3, William2, John1) was born 17 Feb 1824 in Greene Co., AL, and died 08 May 1897 in Tehuacana, Limestone Co., TX. She married Uriah Hardy ANDERSON 26 May 1841 in TN, son of Stephen ANDERSON and Margaret BALLOU. He was born 01 Apr 1810 in Giles Co., TN, and died 06 Apr 1893 in Rock House Community, Williamson Co., TX.

Notes for Elizabeth Emmaline GORDON:
Cemetery lists her DOD as 3 Nov 1897

More About Elizabeth Emmaline GORDON:
Burial: Tehuacana Cemetery, Limestone Co., TX

Notes for Uriah Hardy ANDERSON:
"Anderson Family Cemetery -- This small cemetery was on the home place of Uriah H. Anderson at the community of Rock House. U. H. Anderson himself (1810-1893) was buried there, but grandchildren had the body moved in 1966 or 1967 to the Liberty Hill Cemetery, since Rock House area was to be covered by water from a lake to be formed on the North Gabriel River. The cemetery is on a creek bank."

22 Mar 1845, Granted 320 acres in what was Rock House Community later by Gov Bell
Abt. 1870, owned 4, 000 acres and was "wealthiest man in County", from The Chisholm Trail Vol 4, #1, July 1984
1842, Father's will includes slave named Uriah Hardy Anderson, Jr.
20 Aug 1845, 320 acres purchased from Samuel Smith
15 Apr 1846, 1171 acres from B. Manlove (his head league)
15 Jan 1852, land from James W. Casner
07 May 1852, land from Greenup Christian
13 Jul 1852, State of TX grant
17 May 1854, J. R. Williams Deed
02 May 1868, Jos. W. Owen Deed

More About Uriah Hardy ANDERSON:
Burial: Originally Anderson Family Cemetery on his land in Williamson Co., TX--moved in 1966/1967 to Liberty Hill Cemetery, Williamson Co., TX

Children of Elizabeth GORDON and Uriah ANDERSON are:
   235 i. George Washington5 ANDERSON, born 25 Nov 1844 in Giles Co., TN; died 28 Sep 1917 in Confederate Home, Austin, TX.
+ 236 ii. Thomas Hardy ANDERSON, born 02 Feb 1848 in Old Cashon Place, Bastrop Co., TX; died 06 Aug 1927 in Williamson Co., TX.
+ 237 iii. Giles Greene ANDERSON, born 22 Aug 1851 in Rock House Community, Williamson Co., TX; died 17 Aug 1913 in Liberty Hill, Williamson Co., TX.
+ 238 iv. Elizabeth Simms ANDERSON, born 31 Aug 1853 in Rock House Community, Williamson Co., TX; died 12 Apr 1921 in Liberty Hill, Williamson Co., TX.
+ 239 v. Margaret B. ANDERSON, born 17 Aug 1856; died 14 Oct 1878 in Limestone Co., TX.
   240 vi. Rufus ANDERSON, born Aft. 1862; died Abt. 1885 in Probably Lebanon, TN.
Notes for Rufus ANDERSON:
Abt 1880, Law School in Lebanon TN at Cumberland Law School later Vandy
Abt. 1885 died of TB right after getting Law Degree (family legend)
   241 vii. James H. ANDERSON, born 18 Sep 1862; died 28 Dec 1898 in Tehuacana, Limestone Co., TX.
More About James H. ANDERSON:
Burial: Tehuacana Cemetery, Limestone Co., TX

91. Harriet C.4 GORDON (Posey3, William2, John1) was born Abt. 1829 in Greene Co., AL, and died 26 Jun 1859 in Greene Co., AL. She married (1) William HALE Bef. 1847. He died Unknown. She married (2) Ezekiel B. G. STEELE 15 Jul 1847. He was born 05 Apr 1826 in AL, and died 04 Aug 1855 in Greene Co., AL.

More About Harriet C. GORDON:
Burial: Mesopatamia Cemetery

More About Ezekiel B. G. STEELE:
Burial: Mesopatamia Cemetery

Children of Harriet GORDON and Ezekiel STEELE are:
   242 i. Elizabeth5 STEELE, born 1848; died Unknown.
   243 ii. Medora STEELE, born 1849; died Abt. 1850.
+ 244 iii. Medora STEELE, born 1851; died 05 Oct 1925.
+ 245 iv. Fannie S. STEELE, born 16 Apr 1854; died 27 Jul 1889 in Greene Co., AL.

92. Posey H.4 GORDON (Posey3, William2, John1) was born 1830, and died Unknown. He married Mary Lou ARNOLD 19 Feb 1857 in Ellis Co., TX, daughter of FNU ARNOLD and Mary LNU. She was born 1836 in AL, and died Unknown.

Children of Posey GORDON and Mary ARNOLD are:
   246 i. Mollie5 GORDON, born 1860; died Unknown.
   247 ii. Florence H. GORDON, born 25 Feb 1861; died Unknown. She married Alexander MOORE 13 Mar 1884 in Hill Co., TX; born 1840 in MS; died 1913 in TX.
   248 iii. Eugene GORDON, born 1864; died Unknown.
   249 iv. Albert GORDON, born 1866; died Unknown.

104. Govin Gordon4 GARY (Rutha3 GORDON, Govin2, John1) was born 13 Jun 1819 in GA, and died 09 May 1869 in San Augustin Co., TX. He married (1) Louisa McCURRY 17 Jan 1850 in Rusk Co., TX. She died Unknown. He married (2) Mary Ann Jackson CARTER Aft. 1850. She was born 29 Mar 1829 in TN, and died 04 Mar 1907 in San Augustine Co., TX.

Notes for Govin Gordon GARY:
Aft. 1819, Farmer, Confederate Vet
1866, Oath of Amnesty in San Augustine Co, TX
18 Nov 1853, Divorced Louisa Mcurry
13 Feb 1854, Land grant in Bosque County, TX
1854, In spring, with two brothers chased band of 30-40 Indians who were stealing horses into cave and killed several
09 May 1869, buried in Wood Cemetery

More About Govin Gordon GARY:
Burial: Wood Cemetery, San Augustine Co., TX

More About Mary Ann Jackson CARTER:
Burial: Wood Cemetery, San Augustine Co., TX

Children of Govin GARY and Mary CARTER are:
   250 i. Elizabeth5 GARY, born 15 Aug 1851 in TX; died Unknown.
   251 ii. Ella Elvira "Sulie" GARY, born 17 Aug 1854 in TX; died Unknown.
+ 252 iii. Isaac William GARY, born 31 Aug 1858 in TX; died Unknown.
   253 iv. Azrael GARY, born 10 May 1861 in TX; died Unknown.

117. William Stark4 GORDON (Thomas3, George2, John1) was born 23 Oct 1814, and died 19 Jul 1889 in Amite Co, MS at 6pm. He married H. E. Jane COTTEN 27 Dec 1838, daughter of Abel COTTEN and Harriet LNU. She was born 10 Jun 1822, and died 21 May 1913.

Children of William GORDON and H. COTTEN are:
+ 254 i. Asenath J.5 GORDON, born 01 Oct 1848; died 24 Dec 1933 in Kentwood, LA.
   255 ii. Marion William GORDON, born 1859; died 12 Feb 1907 in New Orleans, LA. He married H. N. McKNIGHTER 21 Nov 1877; died Unknown.
   256 iii. Dewitt Franklin P. GORDON, born 1860; died 06 Jan 1920. He married Ella L. RICHMOND 15 Jan 1890; born 20 Jun 1872; died 07 May 1953.

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