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Col John Jordan
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Birth: unknown
Death: Jul. 25, 1854

Died at the age of 77. He was a well-known brick mason who constructed a number of buildings in Virginia including part of Monticello, the first buildings at Virginia Military Institute, and several at the University of Virginia. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lucy Winn Jordan (1782 - 1866)*
 
 Children:
  Edwin Jordan (1802 - 1864)*
  Samuel Francis Jordan (1805 - 1872)*
  John Winn Jordan (1806 - 1883)*
  William M. Jordan (1807 - 1808)*
  Mary W. Jordan (1809 - 1811)*
  J. L. Jordan (1813 - 1861)*
  George W. Jordan (1814 - 1876)*
  Charles Jordan (1816 - 1817)*
  Benjamin J. Jordan (1819 - 1889)*
  Jesse Jordan (1821 - 1822)*
  Robert S. Jordan (1826 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
He was a devoted husband and father, a sincere friend and indulgent master

 
Burial:
Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery
Lexington
Lexington City
Virginia, USA
Plot: GPS: 37.78133 - 79.44599
GPS (lat/lon): 37.78133, -79.44599
 
Created by: S.G. Thompson
Record added: May 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14140221
Col John Jordan
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Col John Jordan
Added by: S.G. Thompson
 
Col John Jordan
Added by: S.G. Thompson
 
 
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Builder of VMI Barracks and many other buildings;creator of highway and canal system;owner of many iron furnaces.
- PL
 Added: Jul. 30, 2010

- Sharon
 Added: May. 9, 2009
 
 
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