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George Ross Gorden
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1819
Adams County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 1880
Upper Lake
Lake County
California, USA

♥ s/o William A. Gordon / Sarah McGowan

Early Pioneer of CA

m 21 Oct 1841 Adams Co., OH
Elizabeth Finley Baird

They had 11 known children - Sarah Hannah, Nancy Elizabeth, Mary Elizabeth, John Alexander, Annastasia, Phebe Alameada, William Alexander, George Henry, Lewis Thomas, Charles A., Robert Anderson

ref: Descendants of George Ross Gorden & Elizabeth Finley Baird in CA spell their last name as "Gorden" or "Gordon"; Family Bible Records; Marriage also found Brown Co., OH as 15 Oct 1841 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Alexander Gordon (1777 - 1867)
  Sarah McGowan Gordon (1785 - 1856)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Finley Baird Purinton (1824 - 1902)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah Hannah Gordon McCombs (1842 - 1877)*
  Nancy Elizabeth Gordon (1845 - 1846)*
  Mary Elizabeth Gordon Applegate (1846 - 1913)*
  John Alexander Gordon (1849 - 1849)*
  Annastasia Gordon Armstrong (1850 - 1933)*
  Phebe Alameda Gordon Alley (1853 - 1941)*
  William Alexander Gordon (1855 - 1929)*
  George Henry Gordon (1858 - 1941)*
  Lewis Thomas Gordon (1858 - 1859)*
  Charles A. Gordon (1860 - 1861)*
  Robert Anderson Gorden (1864 - 1938)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Gordon (1806 - 1885)*
  Maria Gordon Sharp (1810 - ____)*
  William Gordon (1813 - 1882)*
  Phebe Gordon (1815 - 1872)*
  Nancy Gordon Thompson (1817 - 1857)*
  George Ross Gorden (1819 - 1880)
  Ellen Gordon Sharp (1822 - ____)*
  Alexander Gordon (1822 - 1850)*
  Rachel Gordon Caruthers (1824 - 1903)*
  Sarah Moss Gordon Parish (1829 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

GONE HOME
----------
G. R. GORDEN
Born
April 4, 1818
Died
June 1, 1880
---------------
Farewell my wife and children all.
From you a father, Christ doth call.
Mourn not for me it is in vain.
To call me to your sight again.
 
Burial:
Upper Lake Cemetery
Upper Lake
Lake County
California, USA
Plot: Block 3, Lot 5
 
Created by: BluMoKitty
Record added: Aug 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95958079
George Ross Gorden
Added by: Peggy Joy
 
 
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- BluMoKitty
 Added: Feb. 8, 2015

- Steve Perry
 Added: Apr. 12, 2014
6th great grandfather
- PATRICIA K. GRUETTER
 Added: Sep. 5, 2012
 
 
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