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Gordon is a Scottish and likely Anglo-French locational surname. The former, which is more common, comes from the town of Gordon in Berwickshire, which comes from the Gaelic "gor" for large plus "dun", meaning fort. The latter is from Gourdon, in the department of Saone-et-Loire, and probably originates with the French-Roman given name Gordus and locational suffix -on. Gordon family history starts with Richer de Gordun, baptized at St. Michael's Church in Kelso, Scotland in 1154. Gordon genealogy lays claim to a few famous people, like British General Charles Gordon, American Admiral John Gordon, and astronaut Richard Gordon.

Gordon Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Ione Gordon-- --, 1926September 8,1997MN
B Douglas Gordon-- --, 1916March 1,2000NY
C Arthur Gordon-- --, 1936March 11,2006NY
Danny Gordon-- --, 1960February 22,2010IN

Gordon Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Allen Gordon-- --, 1915July 16,1998Boynton Beach,FL
F Reed Gordon-- --, 1913March 21,2000Croswell,MI
G Albert Gordon-- --, 1917June 23,1991Kimberton,PA
H Alex Gordon-- --, 1923October ,1985Anacortes,WA

Gordon Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Abe GordonSarah SchneeweissAugust 11,1943Wake, NC
Bennett GordonRita MartonJune 22,1959Wake, NC
Carlton GordonRachel HarrisNovember 19,1966Wake, NC
Dale GordonMary BauerAugust 21,1942Wake, NC

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