Contributor: Margaret McCleskey
HUSBAND: Charles Alexander Gordon

Birth date: 14 February 1845 
Birth place: Hillsboro, Scott, MS 
Death date: 30 January 1929 
Death place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Burial place: Riverside Cemetery, Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Father: George Alexander Gordon 
Mother: Margaret Adeline Gray 

WIFE: Amanda Elizabeth Heflin 
Birth date: 7 January 1853 
Birth place: Griffin, Cherokee, TX 
Death date: 14 July 1915 
Death place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Burial place: Riverside Cemetery, Iredell, Tx 
Father: David Green Heflin 
Mother: Mary Ann Hester 

Marriage date: 24 July 1873 
Marriage place: License issued in Hill Co., TX 


CHILD 1: James Gray Gordon 
Birth date: 27 May 1874 
Birth place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Death date: 14 September 1953 
Death place: Rural Napa, Napa, CA 
Spouse: Unknown 
Marriage Date: Unknown 
Marriage Place: Unknown 

CHILD 2: Infant Daughter Gordon 
Birth date: 6 December 1875 
Birth place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Death date: 6 December 1875 
Death place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Spouse: Never married 
Marriage Date: 
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CHILD 3: Daniel Edward Gordon 
Birth date: 2 November 1876 
Birth place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Death date: 29 August 1961 
Death place: Dallas, Dallas, TX 
Spouse: Louise Bell (Carrie?) Mason 
Marriage Date: 6 November 1904 
Marriage Place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, TX 

CHILD 4: Mittie Ethell Gordon 
Birth date: 4 February 1879 
Birth place: Iredel, Bosque, TX 
Death date: 2 February 1953 
Death place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Spouse: Never married 
Marriage Date: 
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CHILD 5: Mary Adaline Gordon 
Birth date: 14 July 1881 
Birth place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Death date: 26 September 1882 
Death place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Spouse: Never married 
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CHILD 6: John Morgan Gordon 
Birth date: 31 July 1883 
Birth place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Death date: 7 April 1969 
Death place: Monahans, Ward, TX 
Spouse: Josie Kate Weeks 
Marriage Date: 31 May 1914 
Marriage Place: Iredell, Bosque, TX (License was issued in Upshur Co., TX)

CHILD 7: Infant Son Gordon 
Birth date: 15 August 1885 
Birth place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Death date: 15 August 1885 
Death place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Spouse: Never married 
Marriage Date: 
Marriage Place: 

CHILD 8: Martha Lovera (Mattie) Gordon 
Birth date: 23 July 1866 
Birth place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Death date: 15 August 1905 
Death place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Spouse: Never married 
Marriage Date: 
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CHILD 9: William David Gordon 
Birth date: 1 December 1888 
Birth place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Death date: 1977 
Death place: Walnut Springs, Bosque, TX 
Spouse: Louise Pearl McKnight 
Marriage Date: abt 1914 
Marriage Place: Unknown 

CHILD 10: Frances Ruth Gordon 
Birth date: 10 October 1890 
Birth place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Death date: 9 January 1975 
Death place: Hico, Hamilton, TX 
Spouse: Albert Bernard (Bern) Sawyer 
Marriage Date: 2 May 1923 
Marriage Place: Glen Rose, Somervell, TX 


CHILD 11: Charles Wesley Gordon 
Birth date: 6 September 1892 
Birth place: Iredell, Bosque, TX 
Death date: 2 October 1964 
Death place: Sepulveda, Los Angeles, CA 
Spouse: Edna Nadine Carlile 
Marriage Date: 9 June 1928 
Marriage Place: Huntington Beach, CA 
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NOTES: William David Gordon had multiple wives. Louise Pearl McKnight was the mother of his only child, Tryphenia Katherine Gordon, b. 16 March 1915. After Bern Sawyer died, Frances Ruth Gordon married Allen Dawson. She is buried at Riverside Cemetery next to Bern who is said to have been "the love of her life." .