Gordon, James

Birth Name Gordon, James
Gender male
Age at Death less than 57 years, 3 months, 11 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 1804 South Carolina, USA Birth of Gorden, James
 
Death before 1861-04-12   Death of Gorden, James
Event Note

User Diane Heim on ancestry.com lists his death as falling between 1852 and 1859.

 

Families

    Family of Gordon, James and Quick, Sarah Anne
Married Wife Quick, Sarah Anne
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage 1834-11-27   Marriage of Gorden, James and Quick, Sarah
Person Note

Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
Name: Sally Ann Quick
Spouse Name: James Gordon
Marriage Date: Nov 27 1834
Marriage County: La Porte

Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 about James Gordon
Name: James Gordon
Spouse: Sally Ann Quick
Date: 27 Nov 1834
County: La Porte
State: Indiana
Source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT
Microfilm: 1673880

 
  Children
  1. Gorden, Galatia
  2. Gordon, James Oscar Jr.
  3. Gordon, Keziah
  4. Gordon, Martha Ellen

Media

Narrative

Listed on the 1850 Federal Census as a "Grocery Keeper." The word "Grocery" however is difficult to read and could mean something else. He was living in Michigan City at the time and is listed as having been born in South Carolina.

Narrative

1840 United States Federal Census about James Gorden
Name: James Gorden
Home in 1840 (City, County, State): La Porte, Indiana
Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 2
Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
Persons Employed in Manufacture and Trade: 1
No. White Persons over 20 Who Cannot Read and Write: 2
Free White Persons - Under 20: 2
Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 4
Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 4

Pedigree

    1. Gordon, James
      1. Quick, Sarah Anne
        1. Gorden, Galatia
        2. Gordon, James Oscar Jr.
        3. Gordon, Keziah
        4. Gordon, Martha Ellen