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Alfred Gordon
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Birth: Apr., 1841
Orange County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1916
Port Jervis
Orange County
New York, USA

Port Jervis, June 9 - Alfred Gordon, a resident of Sparrowbush, died at St. Francis Hospital, Monday. He had been suffering from dropsy for a long time and was taken to that institution on Wednesday afternoon. He was aged 76 years.

The deceased was born in the town of Deerpark and was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius Gordon. He had lived at Cuddebackville nearly all his life. For the past few months he had lived at Sparrowbush. He was a veteran of the Civil War, having served in the 56th New York State Volunteer Infantry known as the the "Tenth Legion." He followed the occupation of carpenter and mason.
-- The Middletown (NY) Times-Press, Friday, June 9, 1916, page 7

Note: Birth date obtained from 1900 US Federal Census. 
 
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 Parents:
  Cornelius Gordon (1821 - 1895)
  Tryphena Maria Griffin Gordon (1822 - 1902)
 
 Children:
  Myra T. Gordon Henion (1892 - 1950)*
  James Edward Gordon (1909 - 1924)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alfred Gordon (1841 - 1916)
  Mary Gordon Faulkner (1850 - 1910)*
  Jane Gordon Baker (1853 - 1927)*
  Henrietta B. Gordon Avery (1858 - 1914)*
  Stoddard Gordon (1860 - 1931)*
  Myra V. Gordon Westbrook (1866 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Alfred Gordon
28 Batt'y N.Y.L.A.
1841-1916
 
Burial:
Laurel Grove Cemetery
Port Jervis
Orange County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Vivian
Record added: Jan 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63589242
Alfred Gordon
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