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Moses E. Gordon
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1837
Fulton County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 4, 1911
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA

Husband of Elizabeth Jane (Denny) Gordon (1838-1915). Son of William Gordon and Elizabeth (Mann) Gordon.

Obituary - April 13, 1911, The Wakarusa Tribune:

Moses Gordon was born in Fulton County, Penn., Sept. 25, 1837; departed this life April 4th, 1911, aged 73 years, 6 months and 10 days. When one year old he removed with his parents to Whitley Co., Indiana, where he grew to Manhood. In 1859 he was united in marriage to Elizabeth J. Denny and to this union were born six sons and one daughter. Namely, William, Mary E., John, Philip, Edgar, (deceased in 1885 at the age of 15 yrs.) Martin and Frank. In 1866 he moved to Elkhart county and five years later he removed to Madison township, St. Joseph county, purchasing a part of the present homestead which has been his continuous residence since, covering a period of 40 years. In 1875 he joined the Wakarusa Masonic lodge No. 448 and to the end was a firm believer in the teachings of Masonary. He leaves besides his wife and children, two brothers, Valentine and Philip, and three sisters, Mrs. Susan Truex, Mrs. Malinda Johnson and Mrs. Rebecca Pittman; 18 grand-children and a large number of relatives and friends to mourn his untimely departure. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Gordon (1800 - 1881)
  Elizabeth Mann Gordon (1810 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Jane Denny Gordon (1838 - 1915)
 
 Children:
  William Gordon (1860 - 1884)*
  John A Gordon (1863 - 1943)*
  Edgar E Gordon (1869 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
South Union Cemetery
Nappanee
Elkhart County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Linda Rice Sutphin
Originally Created by: Calcat
Record added: Jul 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93561672
Moses E. Gordon
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Moses E. Gordon
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Moses E. Gordon
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