Gordon, James

Birth Name Gordon, James
Gender male
Age at Death less than 57 years, 3 months, 11 days


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1804 South Carolina, USA Birth of Gorden, James  
Death before 1861-04-12   Death of Gorden, James  
Event Note

User Diane Heim on ancestry.com lists his death as falling between 1852 and 1859.


Family of Gordon, James and Quick, Sarah Anne

Married Wife Quick, Sarah Anne ( * 1816-02-16 + 1903-03-13 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1834-11-27   Marriage of Gorden, James and Quick, Sarah  
Person Note

Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
Name: Sally Ann Quick
Spouse Name: James Gordon
Marriage Date: Nov 27 1834
Marriage County: La Porte

Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 about James Gordon
Name: James Gordon
Spouse: Sally Ann Quick
Date: 27 Nov 1834
County: La Porte
State: Indiana
Source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT
Microfilm: 1673880

Name Birth Date Death Date
Gorden, Galatia1837-04-031923-08-31
Gordon, James Oscar Jr.18391904-05-04
Gordon, Keziah18411880-06-23
Gordon, Martha Ellen1852-10-221931-08-28


Listed on the 1850 Federal Census as a "Grocery Keeper." The word "Grocery" however is difficult to read and could mean something else. He was living in Michigan City at the time and is listed as having been born in South Carolina.


1840 United States Federal Census about James Gorden
Name: James Gorden
Home in 1840 (City, County, State): La Porte, Indiana
Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 2
Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
Persons Employed in Manufacture and Trade: 1
No. White Persons over 20 Who Cannot Read and Write: 2
Free White Persons - Under 20: 2
Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 4
Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 4