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John Gordon
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Birth: Sep. 26, 1763
Goochland County
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 1839
Clark County
Kentucky, USA

John Gordon was the son of John, Sr. and Judith Moracet Gordon of Goochland, VA. He served in the Revolutionary War in the Virginia Militia. He received a Revolutionary War pension.

He married Mary Rountree (1761-1851) in 1783 in Albemarle, Virginia. By 1786, they are located in Kentucky by the birth of their second child. In all, they had ten children: Randel, John (b. 1786, died young), Sarah Ann (Owen), John (b. 1790), Elizabeth (Baber), William, Judah (Ramey), Thomas, David and Richardson.

Source: John Gordon and Mary Rountree Family record compiled by Eileen B. Penniston, 1959. 
Family links: 
  Mary Rountree Gordon (1761 - 1851)*
  Randal Gordon (1781 - 1853)*
  Sally Gordon Owen (1787 - 1877)*
  Juda Gordon Ramey (1797 - 1869)*
  Thomas C Gordon (1799 - 1866)*
  Richard Rountree Gordon (1804 - 1890)*
*Calculated relationship
Gordon Graveyard
Clark County
Kentucky, USA
Maintained by: Nancy Hagood
Originally Created by: Stonefinder-Deb
Record added: Apr 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88181436

He is my 5th great grandfather. I thank him and all others that helped our country during the American Revolution.
- Liz Gooch
 Added: Jul. 5, 2015

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