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 Leo Bailey Gordon, Sr

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Leo Bailey Gordon, Sr

  • Birth 25 Feb 1897 Gatesville, Coryell County, Texas, USA
  • Death 14 Feb 1967 Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Section: Rock Garden
  • Memorial ID 39261202

Son of:
Francis Jackson "Bird/Byrd" Gordon of California
and
Susie Belle (Williamson) Gordon of Texas.

Grandson of (paternal):
Andrew Jackson Gordon of Missouri
and
Margaret E. (Capell) Gordon of Kentucky.

Grandson of (maternal):
John Williamson
and
Terresa (Twomey) Williamson,
both of Tennessee.

Brother of:
Maud Irene Gordon
Zoe Theresa (Gordon) Lane
Helen Margaret "Kessie" (Gordon) Anderson
Mary Tom "Tomie" (Gordon) Steer Abraham

Husband of:
Nellie Lucille (Pitts) Gordon.

FAMILY HISTORY THROUGH
CENSUS RECORD


1850 US CENSUS
Mendocino County, California
Nov 14, 1850
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DWELLING 9/FAMILY 10
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GORDON, Joseph, 60, m, w, farmer, Kentucky
GORDON, Matilda L., 49, f, w, Tenn.
GORDON, Thomas S., 14, m, w, Missouri
GORDON, W. L., 13, m, w, Missouri
GORDON, Presley H., 11, m, w, Missouri
GORDON, Francis M., 8, f, w, Missouri
ALLEN, William, 32, m, w, farmer, Ills.

1850 US CENSUS
Mendocino County, California
November 14, 1850
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DWELLING 4/FAMILY 5
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GORDON, A. J., 27, m, w, farmer, Missouri
GORDON, Margaret [CAPELL], 25, f, w Kentucky
GORDON, E. H. [Edwin Harrison], 5, m, w, Missouri
GORDON, Mary J., 3, f, w, California
GORDON, William H., 5 months, m, w, California

1860 US CENSUS
Healdsburg P. O., Mendocino township, Sonoma County, California,
July 5, 1860
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DWELLING 473/FAMILY 473
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GORDON, A. J., 37, m, w, farmer, Missouri
GORDON, Margarite E. [CAPELL], 35, f, w, Kentucky
GORDON, Edwin H., 15, m, w, Missouri
GORDON, Mary J., 12, f, w, California
GORDON, Wm. H., 10, m, w, California
GORDON, Joseph D., 8, m, w, California
GORDON, Matilda E., 6, f, w, California
GORDON, Eugene O., 4, m, w, California
GORDON, Oliver O., 1, m, w, California

1870 US CENSUS
Page No. 35
Healdsburg P. O., Mendocino Township, Sonoma County, California
July 30, 1870
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DWELLING 282/FAMILY 277
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GORDEN, Andrew J., 45, m, w, farmer, Mo.
GORDEN, Margaret E. [CAPELL], 44, f, w, keeps house, Ky.
GORDEN, William, 20, m, w, at home, Cal.
GORDEN, Joseph D, 18, m, w, at home, Cal.
GORDEN, Matilda E., 16, f, w, at home, Cal.
GORDEN, Eugene O., 14, m, w, at home, Cal.
GORDEN, Oliver O., 11, m, w, at home, Cal.
GORDEN, Minnie L., 6, f, w, at home, Cal.
GORDEN, Francis J., 4, m, w, at home, Cal.
GORDEN, Marion, 27, m, w, laborer, Mo.

1880 US CENSUS
Page 14-B
Mendocino Township, Sonoma County, California
JUne 11, 1880
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DWELLING 150/FAMILY 151
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GORDON, A. J. [Andrew Jackson], w, m, 56, married, farmer, Mo., Tenn. Ky.
GORDON, M. E. [Margaret E. CAPPELL], w, f, 53, wife, married, keeping house, Ky., N.C., Tenn.
GORDON, E. M. [Elizabeth Matilda], w, f, 25, daughter, single, at home, Cal., Mo., Ky.
GORDON, Minnie L., w f, 15, daughter, single, at home, Cal., Mo., Ky.
GORDON, F. J. [Francis Jackson], w, m, 13, son, single, Cal., Mo., Ky.
GORDON, J. E H., w, m, 51, brother, single, laborer, Mo., Tenn, Ky.
McDUGAL, James, w, m, 19, single, laborer, Canaday, Canaday, Canaday
McDUGAL, w, m, 14, single, Laborer, Canaday, Canaday, Canaday

1900 US CENSUS
Justice Precinct 3, Coryell County, Texas
June 20, 1900
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DWELLING 270/FAMILY 278
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GORDON, O. O. [Oliver Otis], head, w, m, June 1859, 41, married 4 years, California, Missouri, Kentucky, farmer
GORDON, A. G. [Arbell G. "Bell" COLEMAN], wife, w, f, July 1866, 33, married 4 years, 2 children, 1 living, Texas, S. Carolina, Alabama
GORDON, Lee Alis, daughter, w, f, Aug. 1899, Texas, California, Texas
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DWELLING 271/FAMILY 279
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GORDON, E. H.[Edwin H.], head, w, m, June 1845, 54, married 34 years, Missourie, Missouri, Kentucky, farmer
GORDON, B. K. [Barthenia K.], wife, w, f, Dec. 1849, 40, married 34 years, 1 child, 1 living, Kentucky, Tennessee, Kentucky
GORDON, L. B. [Leo Boone], son, w, m, Jun. 1877, 23, single, California, Missouri, Kentucky, farmer

1900 US CENSUS
Justice Precinct 3, Coryell County, Texas
June 20, 1900
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DWELLING 275/FAMILY 283
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Ellington, J. S. [John S.], head, w, m, Sept. 1832, 67, married 10 years, Kentucky, Virginia, Virginia
ELLINGTON, M. J. [Mary Jane GORDON], wife, w, f, Oct. 1857, 52, married 10 years, California, Missouri, Kentucky
GORDON, A. J. [Andrew Jackson], father-in-law, w, m, Jun 1823, 76, widowed, Missouri, Virginia, Kentucky
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DWELLING 276/FAMILY 284
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GORDON, F. J. [Francis Jackson], head, w, m, June 1866, 33, married 13 years, California, Missouri, Kentucky, farmer
GORDON, S. B. [Susie Belle WILLIAMSON], wife, w, f, Nov. 1871, 28, married 13 years, 4 children, 4 living, Texas
GORDON, Zoe, w, f, Apr. 1889, 11, single, Texas, California, Texas
GORDON, Kessie [Helen Margaret], w, f, Nov. 1891, 8, single, Texas, California, Texas
GORDON, Mary T., Daughter, w, f, Oct. 1894, 6, single, Texas, California, Texas
GORDON, Leo B., son, w, m, Feb. 1897, 3, single, Texas, California, Texas

1910 US CENSUS
Precinct , Gatesville City, Coryell County, Texas
April 18, 1910
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DWELING 86/FAMILY 90
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GORDON, F. J. [Francis Jackson], head, m, w 46, married, California, Missouri, Kentucky, mail carrier
GORDON, S. B. [Williamson], wife, f, w, 39, married, 22 years, 4 children, 4 living, Texas, Tennessee, Missouri, none
GORDON, Zoe, daughter, f, w, 21, single, Texas, California, Texas, none, Millener
GORDON, Hessie [Helen Margaret], daughter, f, w, 18, single, Texas, California, Texas, stenographer , lease office
GORDON, Tomie [Mary Tom], daughter, f, w, 16, single, Texas, California, Texas, none
GORDON, Leo, son, m, w 13, single, Texas, California, Texas

1910 US CENSUS
Justice Precinct 3, Coryell County, Texas
Pearl Road
April 18, 1910
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DWELLING 28/FAMILY 28
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BEAVERS, Guy L., head, m, w, 65, married once 33 years, Virginia, Virginia, Virginia, boarding house
BEAVERS, Mary, wife, f, w, 62, married once for 33 years, Virginia, Virginia, Tennessee, none
BEAVERS, Carrie, daughter, f, w, 25, single, Texas, Virginia, virginia, none
BEAVERS, Ellam/Ellain, daughter, f, w, 20, single, Texas, Virginia, Virginia, none
HUNT, Walter, boarder, m, w, 70, widowed, Texas, Tennessee, Tennessee, druggist, drug store
GORDON, Bird, boarder, m, w, 45, married once for 25 years, California, California, California, mail carrier, star rout

1920 US CENSUS
Justice Precinct 1, Dallas city, Dallas County, Texas
4334 Cols Ave,Dallas, Texas
January 28, 1920
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DWELLING 360/FAMILY 437
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GORDON, Susie B. [WILLIAMSON], head, f, w, 47, widow, Texas, Tennessee, Tennessee, sales lady, dry goods
GORDON, Leo B., son, m, w, 21, single, Texas, California, Texas, mechanic, auto repair

1920 US CENSUS
Ward 2, Lindsay City, Tulare County, California
253 Elmwood, Lindsay, California
January 6 & 7, 1920
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DWELLING 129/FAMILY 143
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FAIR, Charlie B., head, m, w, 63, married, Alabama, Alabama, Indiana, postmaster
FAIR, Elizabeth M. [GORDON], wife, f, w, 66, married, California, Missouri, Kentucky, none
GORDON, Frank J., brother-in-law, m, w, 60, widow, California, Missouri, Kentucky, none

SOURCE:
Texas Certificate of Death
U. S. Census Records
Cindy Gordon


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  • Created by: Sebastian
  • Added: 9 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39261202
  • Sebastian
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leo Bailey Gordon, Sr (25 Feb 1897–14 Feb 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39261202, citing Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Sebastian (contributor 46550973) .