Melvin C Gordon1

Male, #45061, b. between 1901 and 1902, d. March 4, 1959
Relationships2nd cousin 2 times removed of Garril Louis Kueber Sr
10th great-grandson of John Duncan
7th great-grandson of William Withers Sr
7th great-grandson of Richard Barbee
8th great-grandson of Thomas Mason
6th great-grandson of John Jennings
7th great-grandson of Henry Comley
FatherThomas Victor Gordon1 b. Jul 22, 1870, d. Nov 21, 1937
MotherCynthia Ann Jones1 b. about 1872, d. Feb 19, 1945
Birthbetween 1901 and 1902Melvin was born between 1901 and 1902 in Kentucky.2 
Marriage - no infoHe married Ora D Penn. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Death of FatherNovember 21, 1937His father, Thomas, died on November 21, 1937.3
Death of MotherFebruary 19, 1945His mother, Cynthia, died on February 19, 1945.4
Death - probablyMarch 4, 1959 Melvin probably died March 4, 1959 in Jefferson County, Kentucky..5 

Family

Ora D Penn
(son) Census 1910April 28, 1910Melvin C Gordon was listed as a son in the household of Thomas Victor Gordon and Cynthia Ann Jones in the 1910 Census on April 28, 1910 in Cropper, Shelby County, Kentucky. Other members of the household listed were Frederick Verious Gordon, Margaret Gordon and Mattie Lee Gordon.2
Last EditedMay 14, 2011

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  2. [S3965] U.S. Census Kentucky 1910, Shelby County, Cropper.
  3. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),, GORDAN, THOMAS V. 067, SHELBY
    Died: 11-21-1937 Vol: 060 Cert # 29562 Death Vol:1937
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    Death Certificate Information
    Gordon, Thomas V.
    Certificate # 29562
    White, Male, Married
    Born: July 22, (no year given), Franklin County, Kentucky
    Age: 67 years
    Occupation: Farmer
    Date and place of death: November 21, 1937, Shelby County, Kentucky
    Cause of death: Carcinoma stomach
    Attending physician: W.T. Hughes, M.D., Shelbyville, Kentucky
    Father's name: William Gordon, born Franklin County, Kentucky
    Mother's maiden name: Emily Duncan, born Shelby County, Kentucky
    Informant: Melvin C. Gordon, Shelbyville, Kentucky
    Buried: Date not given, Grove Hill Cemetery, Shelbyville, Kentucky
    Funeral director: A.B. Neaser, Shelbyville, Kentucky.
  4. [S5387] Annie Gordon, Kentucky Archives Death Certificate Microfilm 7016161.
  5. [S3193] Ancestry.com database, Kentucky Deaths 1911-2000,.

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Ora D Penn1

Female, #45062
Birth - no infoI have no information on the date or place of birth for Ora D Penn.  
Marriage - no infoShe married Melvin C Gordon, son of Thomas Victor Gordon and Cynthia Ann Jones. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Ora D's death. 

Family

Melvin C Gordon b. bt 1901 - 1902, d. 4 Mar 1959
Last EditedOct 18, 2008

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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Elbert Thompson1

Male, #45064, b. May 17, 1903, d. June 13, 1992
Father(given name not known) Thompson2
BirthMay 17, 1903Elbert was born May 17, 1903 in Kentucky.3,2 
Marriage - no infoHe married Margaret Gordon, daughter of Thomas Victor Gordon and Cynthia Ann Jones. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Death of SpouseNovember 7, 1983He was widowed when his wife, Margaret, died on November 7, 1983.4 
DeathJune 13, 1992Elbert died June 13, 1992 in Kenton County, Kentucky at age 89.4  

Family

Margaret Gordon b. 21 Jul 1905, d. 7 Nov 1983
Children 1.Mattielene Thompson2
 2.Elbert Thompson Jr2
Census 1940April 15, 1940Elbert was listed as the head of a household with his wife Margaret Gordon in the 1940 Census on April 15, 1940 at 1910 Muldine Covington, Kenton County, Kentucky. Elbert's occupation is listed as mechanic - storage company. Other members of the household listed were Luther Thompson.2
Last EditedJun 20, 2015

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  2. [S14212] U.S. Census Kentucky 1940, Kenton County, Covington, District 5, Blocks 291-403.
  3. [S793] Ancestry.com, Social Security Death Index,.
  4. [S3193] Ancestry.com database, Kentucky Deaths 1911-2000,.

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Charles Kelley1,2

Male, #45068, b. March 19, 1903, d. May 28, 1985
BirthMarch 19, 1903Charles was born March 19, 1903 in Henry County, Kentucky.3,4 
MarriageNovember 4, 1925He married Mattie Lee Gordon, daughter of Thomas Victor Gordon and Cynthia Ann Jones, November 4, 1925 in an unknown place .4,2,5  
Birth of SonApril 30, 1933His son Joseph was born April 30, 1933 in Shelby County, Kentucky.6 
Death of SonMay 19, 1979His son, Joseph, died on May 19, 1979.4 
DeathMay 28, 1985Charles died May 28, 1985 in Jefferson County, Kentucky at age 82.7  

Family

Mattie Lee Gordon b. bt 1907 - 1908
Children 1.Charles E Kelley5
 2.Joseph T Kelley1 b. Apr 30, 1933, d. May 19, 1979
Census 1930April 16, 1930Charles was listed as the head of a household with his wife Mattie Lee Gordon in the 1930 Census on April 16, 1930 on Christianburg Road North Shelbyville, Shelby County, Kentucky. Charles's occupation is listed as farmer.5
Census 1940April 10, 1940Charles was listed as the head of a household with his wife Mattie Lee Gordon in the 1940 Census on April 10, 1940 at 225 Wenzel Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky. Charles's occupation is listed as metal finisher - garage. Other members of the household listed were Joseph T Kelley.1
Last EditedJul 4, 2015

Citations

  1. [S14216] U.S. Census Kentucky 1940, Jefferson County, Louisville, Ward 1, Block 19.
  2. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  3. [S793] Ancestry.com, Social Security Death Index,.
  4. [S22300] Ancestry.com Family Tree, Childers/Gorden, leisureladynozark, reviewed update of July 4, 2015.
  5. [S14215] U.S. Census Kentucky 1930, Shelby County, North Shelbyville.
  6. [S3192] Ancestry.com database, Kentucky Births 1911-1999, this source may be viewed at ancestry.com,.
  7. [S3193] Ancestry.com database, Kentucky Deaths 1911-2000,.

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Mamie Magruder1

Female, #45070, d. before January, 1920
Birth - no infoI have no information on the date or place of birth for Mamie Magruder.  
Marriage - no infoShe married William Stanley Gordon, son of Thomas Victor Gordon and Cynthia Ann Jones. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Deathbefore January, 1920Mamie died before January, 1920 in an unknown place .2  

Family

William Stanley Gordon b. 21 Aug 1889, d. 14 Mar 1924
Last EditedApr 11, 2011

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  2. [S12767] U.S. Census Kentucky 1920, Shelby County, Shelbyville.

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Gilbert E McDowell1

Male, #45072, b. October 3, 1910, d. October 19, 1986
BirthOctober 3, 1910Gilbert was born October 3, 1910 in an unknown place .1 
Marriage - no infoHe married Kathryn M Gordon, daughter of Thomas Victor Gordon and Cynthia Ann Jones. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Death of SpouseMay 8, 1979He was widowed when his wife, Kathryn, died on May 8, 1979.2,3 
DeathOctober 19, 1986Gilbert died October 19, 1986 in Kentucky at age 76.1  
BurialHis body was buried in Bagdad Cemetery, Bagdad, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 

Family

Kathryn M Gordon b. 3 Sep 1915, d. 8 May 1979
Child 1.Earl Yurema McDowell4
Note-ShackelfordGilbert E McDowell Source: Birth, middle name, death, place of burial from: Book,'Cemeteries in Shelby Co.,Ky.'
Published by Ky. Genealogical Society, Inc. 1996
Researched by, Valerie Ernst Locke
Rec'd March 2005 by PSH.1 
Census 1940April 19, 1940Gilbert was listed as the head of a household with his wife Kathryn M Gordon in the 1940 Census on April 19, 1940 at 2011 Stucky Avenue Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky. Gilbert's occupation is listed as slip floor work - pottery plant.4
Last EditedOct 13, 2012

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  2. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),, Death Cert.#Vol: 022, Cert #10968, Death Vol: 1979
    Death Cert.Age 63 yrs old.
  3. [S3193] Ancestry.com database, Kentucky Deaths 1911-2000,.
  4. [S14210] U.S. Census Kentucky 1940, Jefferson County, Louisville, Ward 3, Blk 16-15W.

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Frank Jesse Jamison1

Male, #45073, b. between 1909 and 1910
Birthbetween 1909 and 1910Frank was born between 1909 and 1910 in Kentucky.2 
Marriage - no infoHe married Annie Pearl Gordon, daughter of Thomas Victor Gordon and Cynthia Ann Jones. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Frank Jesse's death. 

Family

Annie Pearl Gordon b. 3 Sep 1918, d. 12 Jun 2000
Children 1.Irvine C Jamison2
 2.Viola M Jamison2
Census 1940April 25, 1940Frank was listed as the head of a household with his wife Annie Pearl Gordon in the 1940 Census on April 25, 1940 in Clay, Shelby County, Kentucky. Frank's occupation is listed as carpenter - house building.2
Last EditedOct 13, 2012

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  2. [S14207] U.S. Census Kentucky 1940, Shelby County, Clay.

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Frances Roberts1

Female, #45074, b. about 1845, d. before 1910
RelationshipFrances Roberts is a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Frances is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birthabout 1845Frances was born about 1845 in Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
MarriageJanuary 2, 1863She married Lawrence W Gordon, son of Lawrence Washington Gordon and Catherine (surname not known) wife of Lawrence Washington Gordon, January 2, 1863 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1  
Birth of SonMarch, 1864Her son Marion was born March, 1864 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of SonJune 9, 1864Her son Robert was born June 9, 1864 in Kentucky.1 
Birth of SonApril, 1871Her son Smith was born April, 1871 in Kentucky.1 
Birth of SonJuly 15, 1874Her son Lawrence was born July 15, 1874 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1877Her daughter Hattie was born about 1877 in Kentucky.1 
Deathbefore 1910Frances died before 1910 in Kentucky.1  

Family

Lawrence W Gordon b. a 1840, d. 26 Nov 1910
Children 1.Marion E Gordon+1 b. Mar, 1864, d. Oct 9, 1931
 2.Robert Gordon1 b. Jun 9, 1864, d. Mar 6, 1948
 3.Smith Gordon+1 b. Apr, 1871, d. Jan 17, 1966
 4.Lawrence Gordon Jr+1 b. Jul 15, 1874
 5.Hattie Gordon1 b. about 1877
Note-ShackelfordFrances Roberts Franklin Co.,Ky Births--Roots Web by AHL

July 15, 1874, a Lawrence Gordon-male- alive- b. Franklin Co.- father =Lawrence W. Gordon- mother = Frances Roberts- white- father b. FranklinCo. - mother b. Shelby =resid. of parents = Franklin Co.
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Note: On Marion E. Gordon's death cert., it list his mother as beingFrances Hutcherson-not Frances Roberts. See above birth.
Informant was Wm. B. Gordon ( Marion's son).
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1880 Franklin Co.,Ky. Census---Bald Knob--Pg 291 B

Lawrence Gordon, w,m, 38, farmer, b. Kyx3(makes b. 1842)
**Frances, ' w,f, 35, wife, keeping house, b.Ky.x3(makes b. 1845)
Marion ' w,m, 16, son, farm laborer '(makes b. 1864)
Robert ' w,m, 14, son, farm laborer '(makes b. 1866)
Smith ' w,m, 8, son, ' (makes b. 1872)
Lawrence ' w,m, 5, son, ' (makes b. 1875)
Hattie ' w,f, 3, dau, ' (makes b. 1877)
==================.1 
Name Variation Frances Roberts was also known as Fannie.1 
Last EditedOct 12, 2007

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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Elizabeth Barrow1

Female, #45080, b. 1725
FatherEdward Barrow1 b. 1701, d. 1733
RelationshipElizabeth Barrow is a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Elizabeth is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birth1725Elizabeth was born 1725 in Richmond (independent city), Virginia.1 
Marriage1746She married Major William Lightfoot, son of Goodrich Lightfoot and Mary Chew, 1746 in Richmond (independent city), Virginia.1  
Birth of DaughterDecember 2, 1747Her daughter Elizabeth was born December 2, 1747 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Sonabout 1752Her son John was born about 1752 in Orange County, Virginia Colony .2 
Birth of Sonabout 1754Her son Edward was born about 1754 in Culpeper County, Virginia.1 
Birth of Son1768Her son Goodrich was born 1768 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Son1774Her son Phillip was born 1774 in Virginia.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Elizabeth's death. 

Family

Major William Lightfoot b. a 1720, d. 5 Nov 1805
Children 1.Elizabeth Lightfoot1 b. Dec 2, 1747, d. Sep 8, 1822
 2.John Barrow Lightfoot+1 b. about 1752, d. about 1825
 3.Edward Lightfoot1 b. about 1754, d. 1823
 4.Mildred Lightfoot1 d. Feb 15, 1835
 5.Frances Lightfoot1
 6.(given name not known) Lightfoot1
 7.Richard Lightfoot1
 8.Goodrich Lightfoot1 b. 1768
 9.Phillip Lightfoot1 b. 1774, d. Apr 17, 1855
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  2. [S2349] Robert R Duncan and Anne Gallop, Family Group Sheet.

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