Sir John Gordon1

b. circa 1315, d. 1374
     Sir John Gordon was born circa 1315. He was the son of Sir Adam Gordon.1 Sir John Gordon married Elizabeth (?). Sir John Gordon died in 1374 in Strathbogie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1,2,3 He was taken prisoner at Dunbar and released in 1357. His Strathbogie lands were confirmed on March 20, 1357/58 by King David II.1

Child of Sir John Gordon and Elizabeth (?)

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.
  2. [S227] William Gordon, The History of the Ancient, Noble, and Illustrious Family of Gordon, Volume I (Edinburgh, Scotland: Thomas Ruddiman, 1726). Hereinafter cited as History of Gordon Family.
  3. [S225] John Bulloch, Scottish Notes and Queries, Second Series, Vol. III (Scotland: D. Wylie and Sons, 1902). Hereinafter cited as Scottish Notes Vol III.

Margaret Gordon1

b. 1625
     Margaret Gordon was born in 1625 in Kethocksmill, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Gordon and Catherine Leith.1 Margaret Gordon married Rev. Alexander Middleton D.D., son of Robert Middleton and Katherine Strachan, on 17 January 1643 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.2 Margaret Gordon was buried on 26 July 1686 in Old Machar, Aberdeenl, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1

Children of Margaret Gordon and Rev. Alexander Middleton D.D.

Citations

  1. [S228] John Bulloch, Scottish Notes and Queries, Vol. II, No. I (Scotland: D. Wylie and Sons, 1901). Hereinafter cited as Scottish Notes Vol II.
  2. [S224] "LegacyTree Research for James Gordon, DNA and Middleton-Gordon Link", Sep 2014, LegacyTree Genealogists (Salt Lake City, Utah), to James L. Gordon (Oklahoma); Personal collection of W. D. Gordon, Rochester Hills, Oakland County, Michigan. Hereinafter cited as "LegacyTree Research."

Mary Gordon1

     Mary Gordon was the daughter of Sir Adam Gordon and Annabella (?)1 Mary Gordon married an unknown person .1

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

Patrick Gordon1

b. 1623, d. 7 January 1693
     Patrick Gordon was born in 1623 in Kethocksmill, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Thomas Gordon and Catherine Leith.1 Patrick Gordon was Professor of Hebrew at King's College, Aberdeen.1 He died on 7 January 1693 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1

Citations

  1. [S228] John Bulloch, Scottish Notes and Queries, Vol. II, No. I (Scotland: D. Wylie and Sons, 1901). Hereinafter cited as Scottish Notes Vol II.

Patrick Gordon1

     Patrick Gordon was the son of Thomas Gordon and (?) Hay.1 Patrick Gordon was also known as Patrick of Sauchen.1

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

Sir Richard Gordon1

d. 1170
     Sir Richard Gordon was the son of Sir Adam Gordon.1 Sir Richard Gordon died in 1170.1

Child of Sir Richard Gordon

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

Thomas Gordon1

b. 1598
     Thomas Gordon was born in 1598 in Aberdeenl, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Alexander Gordon and Isobel Hervie.1

Children of Thomas Gordon and Catherine Leith

Citations

  1. [S228] John Bulloch, Scottish Notes and Queries, Vol. II, No. I (Scotland: D. Wylie and Sons, 1901). Hereinafter cited as Scottish Notes Vol II.
  2. [S224] "LegacyTree Research for James Gordon, DNA and Middleton-Gordon Link", Sep 2014, LegacyTree Genealogists (Salt Lake City, Utah), to James L. Gordon (Oklahoma); Personal collection of W. D. Gordon, Rochester Hills, Oakland County, Michigan. Hereinafter cited as "LegacyTree Research."

Thomas Gordon1

b. circa 1352
     Thomas Gordon was also known as Tam of Ruthven.1,2,3 He was born circa 1352. He was the son of Sir John Gordon and Elizabeth Cruikshanks.1 Thomas Gordon married (?) Hay.1 Thomas Gordon married (?) Innes, daughter of Sir Walter Innes.1 Thomas Gordon married (?) Chisholm.1 Thomas Gordon married (?) Mackay.1 Along with his brother he is considered by some to be the line of the "true Gordons", as opposed to the Gordons of Huntly who actually assumed the Gordon name after marrying into the family on the female side.1

Children of Thomas Gordon and (?) Chisholm

Children of Thomas Gordon and (?) Innes

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.
  2. [S225] John Bulloch, Scottish Notes and Queries, Second Series, Vol. III (Scotland: D. Wylie and Sons, 1902). Hereinafter cited as Scottish Notes Vol III.
  3. [S227] William Gordon, The History of the Ancient, Noble, and Illustrious Family of Gordon, Volume I (Edinburgh, Scotland: Thomas Ruddiman, 1726). Hereinafter cited as History of Gordon Family.

Thomas Gordon1

     Thomas Gordon was the son of Thomas Gordon and (?) Innes.1 Thomas Gordon was also known as Thomas of Kennerty.1

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

Thomas Gordon1

     Thomas Gordon was the son of Sir Adam Gordon and Annabella (?)1 Thomas Gordon was a priest.1

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

Sir Thomas Gordon1

d. 1258
     Sir Thomas Gordon was the son of Sir Thomas Gordon.1 Sir Thomas Gordon married Marjory (?). Sir Thomas Gordon died in 1258.1 He was knighted by King Alexander II.1

Child of Sir Thomas Gordon and Marjory (?)

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

Sir Thomas Gordon1

d. 1215
     Sir Thomas Gordon was the son of Sir Richard Gordon.1 He served King William the Lion of Scotland. He supported the king after his return from captivity at Alnwick in 1173.1 Sir Thomas Gordon died in 1215.1,2,3

Child of Sir Thomas Gordon

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.
  2. [S225] John Bulloch, Scottish Notes and Queries, Second Series, Vol. III (Scotland: D. Wylie and Sons, 1902). Hereinafter cited as Scottish Notes Vol III.
  3. [S227] William Gordon, The History of the Ancient, Noble, and Illustrious Family of Gordon, Volume I (Edinburgh, Scotland: Thomas Ruddiman, 1726). Hereinafter cited as History of Gordon Family.

William Gordon1

     William Gordon was the son of Sir Adam Gordon and Annabella (?)1

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

William Gordon

     William Gordon was the son of John Gordon and Elizabeth Maitland.1 William Gordon was also known as William of Tillyermont.

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

William Gordon1

b. 1400
     William Gordon was also known as William of Balveny.1,2 He was born in 1400 in Balvenie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.3,2 He was the son of Thomas Gordon and (?) Innes.2

Child of William Gordon and (?) Grant

  • (?) Gordon2

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.
  2. [S225] John Bulloch, Scottish Notes and Queries, Second Series, Vol. III (Scotland: D. Wylie and Sons, 1902). Hereinafter cited as Scottish Notes Vol III.
  3. [S227] William Gordon, The History of the Ancient, Noble, and Illustrious Family of Gordon, Volume I (Edinburgh, Scotland: Thomas Ruddiman, 1726). Hereinafter cited as History of Gordon Family.

Sir William Gordon1

d. circa 1270
     Sir William Gordon was the son of Alexander Gordon. Sir William Gordon died circa 1270 in the 8th Crusade, Tunis.1 He commanded the first Scots contingent of 1000 men in the Crusades. he died near Tunis on the way to the Holy Land.1

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

(?) Hay1

     (?) Hay married Thomas Gordon, son of Sir John Gordon and Elizabeth Cruikshanks.1

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

(?) Innes1

     (?) Innes was the daughter of Sir Walter Innes. (?) Innes married Thomas Gordon, son of Sir John Gordon and Elizabeth Cruikshanks.1

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.
  2. [S225] John Bulloch, Scottish Notes and Queries, Second Series, Vol. III (Scotland: D. Wylie and Sons, 1902). Hereinafter cited as Scottish Notes Vol III.

Sir Walter Innes

     Sir Walter Innes married an unknown person .

Child of Sir Walter Innes

(?) Mackay1

     (?) Mackay married Thomas Gordon, son of Sir John Gordon and Elizabeth Cruikshanks.1

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

Hainult Macleod

     Hainult Macleod married John Gordon, son of Sir John Gordon and Elizabeth Cruikshanks.1

Children of Hainult Macleod and John Gordon

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

Elizabeth Maitland

b. circa 1370, d. circa 1440
     Elizabeth Maitland was born circa 1370 in Netherdale, Scotland. She married John Gordon, son of Sir John Gordon and Elizabeth Cruikshanks.1 Elizabeth Maitland died circa 1440.

Children of Elizabeth Maitland and John Gordon

Citations

  1. [S223] Edward Gordon, History of the House of Gordon, XVIII Vols. by Edward Gordon of Cairnfield (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as House of Gordon.

Rev. Alexander Middleton D.D.1

b. circa 1610, d. circa 7 December 1686
Alexander Middleton
     Rev. Alexander Middleton D.D. was born circa 1610 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Robert Middleton and Katherine Strachan.1 Rev. Alexander Middleton D.D. married Margaret Gordon, daughter of Thomas Gordon and Catherine Leith, on 17 January 1643 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire.1 Rev. Alexander Middleton D.D. was Principal of King's College in 1663 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire.1 He died circa 7 December 1686 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire.1 He was buried on 7 December 1686 in Old Machar, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1

Children of Rev. Alexander Middleton D.D. and Margaret Gordon

Citations

  1. [S224] "LegacyTree Research for James Gordon, DNA and Middleton-Gordon Link", Sep 2014, LegacyTree Genealogists (Salt Lake City, Utah), to James L. Gordon (Oklahoma); Personal collection of W. D. Gordon, Rochester Hills, Oakland County, Michigan. Hereinafter cited as "LegacyTree Research."

Alexander Middleton1

b. 1 April 1649, d. before 1653
     Alexander Middleton was christened on 1 April 1649 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Rev. Alexander Middleton D.D. and Margaret Gordon.1 Alexander Middleton died before 1653.1

Citations

  1. [S224] "LegacyTree Research for James Gordon, DNA and Middleton-Gordon Link", Sep 2014, LegacyTree Genealogists (Salt Lake City, Utah), to James L. Gordon (Oklahoma); Personal collection of W. D. Gordon, Rochester Hills, Oakland County, Michigan. Hereinafter cited as "LegacyTree Research."

Rev Alexander Middleton1

b. 3 April 1653
     Rev Alexander Middleton was christened on 3 April 1653 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Rev. Alexander Middleton D.D. and Margaret Gordon.1

Citations

  1. [S224] "LegacyTree Research for James Gordon, DNA and Middleton-Gordon Link", Sep 2014, LegacyTree Genealogists (Salt Lake City, Utah), to James L. Gordon (Oklahoma); Personal collection of W. D. Gordon, Rochester Hills, Oakland County, Michigan. Hereinafter cited as "LegacyTree Research."

Andrew Middleton1

d. July 1699
     Andrew Middleton was the son of Robert Middleton and Katherine Strachan.1 Andrew Middleton died in July 1699.1

Citations

  1. [S224] "LegacyTree Research for James Gordon, DNA and Middleton-Gordon Link", Sep 2014, LegacyTree Genealogists (Salt Lake City, Utah), to James L. Gordon (Oklahoma); Personal collection of W. D. Gordon, Rochester Hills, Oakland County, Michigan. Hereinafter cited as "LegacyTree Research."