NEW Gordon DNA Project results suggest that
our Alexander Gordon
line descends from Sir William Gordon, Laird of Strathbogie (now Huntly) - born
c. 1295 Progeneitor of the Gordon Houses of Kenmore and Lochinvar.
New found Cousin Tim has published his Alexander
tree via a very cool Wiki-type format, you really should
check it out! http://en.rodovid.org/wk/Person:63028
George W. Gordon served in the CW with
his 1st cousin Henry - and a descendant of Henry has just reconnected to our line! This is a descent *not* listed in Otis, and he has a great pic of Old Henry.
Check out the new
"House of Gordon in Maine" website!
Looks and sounds great, best wishes and good luck
to new found cousin Michael Davis!
George Washington Gordon,
Civil War vet of the 27th and 32nd
Maine Volunteer Infantry.
Sumner Thompson, step-son of
GWG's son Lewis Small Gordon,
gave this photo to his son Dan,
who passed it down to his son Dan,
who has shared it with us.
Genealogy.com now has a "Virtual Cemetery" online.
I wonder where they got that idea!!
Stones from the Epson New Hampshire Gordon line
(Jeremiah, Elizabeth, Sally, Melissa, Charles W, Charles S,
George F, and Walter H)
are pictured here:
More old Gordon family photos!
At Glen Gordon's webpage:
At the Alexander Gordon
Yahoo! group webpage:
The Alexander Gordon Email Group!
Merle Gordon III has created a yahoo
Alexander Gordon email group for descendants
of Old Alex! For information;
Who was Dolly Gordon?
Why was a brook named after her
hundreds of years ago in York, Maine?
Finding out is one of my latest projects,
and I'd really like to hear from you about
what you know about Dolly!
email me at;
The Gordon Hill Cemetery
has had some important changes.
After receiving permission from t.p.t.b.,
the adjacent homeowner has cut down
several of the huge old trees
after one fell on his house.
Sunlight now falls on the graveyard, and
the bushes, poison ivy,
and vines are
flourishing. There's also several large
pieces of tree trunk lying among the
Nathaniel Batchelder Gordon's
grave marker in Bellevue Cemetery
has been vandalized, but is now restored!
Many thanks to all the cemetery workers
who helped us out with this!!
the beautiful monument are posted
on the Massachustts page
linked to on the left.
A wonderful engraving of
Exeter New Hampshire home,
passed down to
by her Grandmother, is posted here, and thanks
very kind Exeter resaercher, we now know a
deal about Natahniel and his home!