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Mary Gorden[1]

Female 1768 - 1844  (76 years)


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  • Name Mary Gorden 
    Born Jan 11, 1768  Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Jan 1844  Hardin county, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5414  mykindred
    Last Modified Feb 06, 2003 

    Father Hugh Gorden,   b. circa 1733, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 27, 1834, Washington county, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 101 years) 
    Mother Sarah Owens,   b. circa 1747, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1831, Washington county, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Married circa 1766  Fauquier county, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • They lived in King George County, Virginia until about 1787 when they moved to Fauquier county Virginia.  He bought 422 acres in Washington county Kentucky between Pleasant Run Creek and Beach Fork River in 1798.  Note from Mary Ann Hanson (3/35/99) of information of family Bible in possession of William May stating a birth date of April 9, 1807 for Sarah GORDON, dau of Hugh GORDON and Sarah OWENS, with her birthplace listed as "Wyeen and Queen, Virginia".
    Family ID F1949  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anderson Jeffries,   b. Jan 21, 1763, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 08, 1833, Hardin county, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married Aug 25, 1788  Fauquier county, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Biography of Anderson Jeffries gives their marriage date as September 11th 1788.
    Notes 
    • They lived in Virginia until the late 1790's.  In 1799, he was on the Washington County Kentucky Tax List living on Cartwright's Creek.
      Anderson and Mary were on the original membership roll (1805) of the Bethlehem Baptist church near Texas, Kentucky where he was elected deacon in January 1806.  In October 1825 he was licensed to preach. They subsequently moved to Hardin County, Kentucky in 1832.
      Anderson farmed and worked as a blacksmith.  His sons Isham, Hugh and William also worked as "smiths".  He was elected justice of the peace April 2nd 1821.
    Children 
    +1. Isham Jeffries,   b. Jun 17, 1789, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 25, 1845, Hardin county, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    +2. Lucy Jeffries,   b. circa 1791, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1871, Washington county, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)
     3. James Jeffries,   b. circa 1793, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1864, Hardin county, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
     4. Thomas Jeffries,   b. 1796,   d. Y
     5. Elijah Jeffries,   b. 1799, ? VA or KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1869, Carroll county, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. Hugh Jeffries,   b. 1802, Washington county, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. circa 1886, Marion county, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     7. William Jeffries,   b. 1804, Washington county, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1867, Hardin county, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Family ID F1950  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S85] Washington County, Kentucky Bicentennial History, p. 283 (Reliability: 1).

    2. [S85] Washington County, Kentucky Bicentennial History, p. 376.