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GORDON (Soundex G635) — See also BORDON, BORDONARO, CORDON, CORDONE, GONDON, GONDOR, GORDEN, GORDIN, GORTON, JORDON, KORDON, KORDONOWY, SORDONI.

  GORDON: See also Sam Ackerman — Arthur Aitkenhead — Benjamin William Arnett — David Gordon Baker — William A. Barber — Elmer T. Beltz — Hutchins Gordon Burton — Francis Gordon Caffey — Barry Commoner — Nathan Coombs — Frank Leslie Coombs — William Lewis Couch — James Houston Davis — Samuel Dexter — Samuel William Dexter — Samuel Dickstein — John Ernest Donalson — R. C. Gordon-McCutchan — John Kennedy Gowdy — Albert R. Graves — James Hay — Thomas Gordon Hayes — Peterson Bryant Jarman, Jr. — George Taylor Jester — Beauford Halbert Jester — Gordon Lee — Alexander Macomb — Patrick Lloyd McCrory — Bertram Oldroyd Moody — George Higgins Moses — Caleb Cushing Norvell — Gordon Paddock — Richard Wayne Parker — John Floyd Peck — John G. Peck — William George Rosenbaum — Gordon W. Sammons — John Garibaldi Sargent — Charles Albert Sink — Edwin Stark Thomas — Newton Harris White
  Gordon, (need first name) — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 3rd District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, A. C. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, A. James — of McAlester, Pittsburg County, Okla. Mayor of McAlester, Okla., 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, A. T. (b. 1880) — of Spencer, Roane County, W.Va. Born March 22, 1880. Republican. School teacher; physician; surgeon; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; owner and operator, City Hospital, Spencer, W.Va.; candidate in primary for West Virginia state senate 4th District, 1934; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Roane County, 1937-38. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John W. Gordon and Rebecca Ellen (Brown) Gordon; married 1901 to Iva M. Knopp.
  Gordon, Mrs. A. T. — of Tucumcari, Quay County, N.M. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Gordon, Abraham Lincoln (b. 1913) — also known as Lincoln Gordon — of Massachusetts. Born in 1913. U.S. Ambassador to Brazil, 1961-66. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Abraham Lincoln
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Gordon, Adam — of Key West, Monroe County, Fla. U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Florida, 1825-27; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, 1834; mayor of Key West, Fla., 1834-35. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Adam R. — U.S. Consular Agent in San Juancito, as of 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Adolphus N., Sr. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Albert F. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Gordon, Alexander — of California. Member of California state assembly, 1862-63, 1891-93 (10th District 1862-63, 49th District 1891-93). Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Andrew (d. 1933) — of Enfield, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Enfield, 1899; member of Connecticut state senate, 1901. Died January 13, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Andrew R. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Democrats Abroad, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Gordon, Andrew S. — of Arizona. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Arizona, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Gordon, Anne B. — of Jaffrey, Cheshire County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Jaffrey; elected 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Gordon, Arthur E. (1879-1958) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Seville, Volusia County, Fla. Born July 17, 1879. Lawyer; recorder's court judge in Michigan, 1931-39; appointed 1931. Died June 10, 1958 (age 78 years, 328 days). Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Arthur G. (born c.1871) — of Hazardville, Enfield, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Hazardville, Enfield, Hartford County, Conn., about 1871. Republican. Manufacturer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Enfield, 1907-08; defeated, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Arthur M. — of Plymouth, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Plymouth; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, B. B. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, B. T. See Baylis Thornton Gordon
  Gordon, Barbara — Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Gordon, Barry A. — of California. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 27th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Gordon, Bart See Barton Jennings Gordon
  Gordon, Barton Jennings (b. 1949) — also known as Bart Gordon — of Carthage, Smith County, Tenn.; Murfreesboro, Rutherford County, Tenn. Born in Murfreesboro, Rutherford County, Tenn., January 24, 1949. Democrat. Lawyer; Tennessee Democratic state chair, 1981-83; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 6th District, 1985-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Methodist. Member, Kappa Alpha Order. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Gordon, Baylis Thornton (b. 1884) — also known as Baylis T. Gordon; B. T. Gordon — of Liberty, Clay County, Mo. Born in Liberty, Clay County, Mo., October 16, 1884. Democrat. Lawyer; farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Clay County, 1915-18, 1943-44; member of Missouri state senate 3rd District, 1921-36. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Beatrice H. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Gordon, Benjamin J. — of Williamsburg County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives 101st District, 1981-82. Still living as of 1982.
  Gordon, Bennett T. — of Nelson County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention from Nelson County, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Benny — Republican. Presidential Elector for Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Gordon, Bernard G. (d. 1978) — of Peekskill, Westchester County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 6th District, 1961-64; member of New York state senate, 1965-78 (31st District 1965, 41st District 1966, 37th District 1967-78); died in office 1978. Died in 1978. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Bertha L. — of Malden, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Gordon, Bertram S. — of Huntington Woods, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Gordon, Beth — of Chickasha, Grady County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Gordon, C. Edward — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 4th Senatorial District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Gordon, C. H. — of St. Louis County, Minn. Candidate for Minnesota state senate 58th District, 1934. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Carol A. — of Long Island (unknown county), N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 8th District, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Gordon, Carol J. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Gordon, Cathleen — of Colby, Thomas County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Gordon, Charles A. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Charles C. — of Lewis County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Lewis County, 1914, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Charles J. — of Burlington County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Charles Ulysses — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Postmaster at Chicago, Ill., 1897-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Chester — of La Crosse, Whitman County, Wash. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Christopher — of Colby, Thomas County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Gordon, Claude — of Kokomo, Howard County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Cyrus — of Biddeford, York County, Maine. Democrat. Mayor of Biddeford, Maine, 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Cyrus See I. Cyrus Gordon
  Gordon, David — of Chillicothe, Livingston County, Mo. Mayor of Chillicothe, Mo., 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Deborah — Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Gordon, Derck A. — American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Gordon, Diane — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly 40th District, 2001-. Female. Still living as of 2001.
  Gordon, Don See Donald W. Gordon
  Gordon, Donald W. (b. 1923) — also known as Don Gordon — of Leland, Leelanau County, Mich. Born in Sand Lake, Kent County, Mich., June 28, 1923. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; newspaper editor; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Charlevoix District, 1963-64; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 36th District, 1964. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Ed See Edward Gordon
  Gordon, Edgar G. — of Monroe County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 38th Circuit, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Edward — also known as Ed Gordon — of Morrilton, Conway County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1924, 1952. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Edward See C. Edward Gordon
  Gordon, Edward — of Bristol, Grafton County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state senate 2nd District; elected 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Gordon, Edward A. — of Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Danbury, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Edwin C. — of Illinois. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 8th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Elaine (1931-2000) — of Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Born in New York, 1931. Democrat. Legislative assistant to State Rep. George Firestone, 1968; member of Florida state house of representatives, 1973-94. Female. Inducted into Florida Women's Hall of Fame, 1982. Died, of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, in Miami Beach, Miami-Dade County, Fla., February 25, 2000 (age about 68 years). Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Elias B. — Independence League candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Eric B. (b. 1970) — of Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Lincoln Park, Wayne County, Mich., August 27, 1970. Libertarian. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 24th District, 2000; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Gordon, Eugene Andrew (1917-2002) — Born in Browns Summit, Guilford County, N.C., July 10, 1917. U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of North Carolina, 1964-82; took senior status 1982. Died in Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C., May 4, 2002 (age 84 years, 298 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Gordon, Mrs. Flem — of Madisonville, Hopkins County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Frances — American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Fulton and Hamilton counties, 1954. Female. Still living as of 1954.
  Gordon, Frances Davis — also known as Frances Davis; Mrs. J. Fritz Gordon — of Coral Gables, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Gordon, Francis A. — of Merrimack, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 19th District, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Frank S. — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Democrat. Mayor of Fairbanks, Alaska, 1911-12; member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 4th District, 1939-42; member of Alaska territorial senate 4th District, 1943-46; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Frank X., Jr. — Justice of Arizona state supreme court, 1975-92. Still living as of 1992.
  Presumably named for: Francis Xavier
  Gordon, Fred A. — of Chapinville, Salisbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Postmaster at Chapinville, Conn., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Fred G. R. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Gail — of Grass Valley, Nevada County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Gordon, George A. — U.S. Attorney for Georgia, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, George Anderson (1885-1959) — also known as George A. Gordon — of New York. Born in Huntsville, Madison County, Ala., November 19, 1885. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Minister to Haiti, 1935-37; Netherlands, 1937-40. Member, Sons of the Revolution. Died May 11, 1959 (age 73 years, 173 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Percy Gordon and Nancy Reed (French) Gordon; married 1930 to Alice Vandergrift.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Gordon, George H. — of Woodville, Wilkinson County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, George H. — of Canaan, Grafton County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 3rd District, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, George H. — of La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wis. Republican. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, 1909-13; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, George J. — of Illinois. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Gordon, George L. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state senate 7th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, George L. — of Coatesville, Chester County, Pa. Republican. Mayor of Coatesville, Pa., 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, George W. — Fillmore American candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, George W. — of Auburn, DeKalb County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Auburn, Ind., 1881-85, 1889-93. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, George Washington (1836-1911) — also known as George W. Gordon — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Born in Pulaski, Giles County, Tenn., October 5, 1836. Democrat. Civil engineer; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; Tennessee Railroad Commissioner, 1883-85; Special U.S. Indian Agent in Arizona and Nevada, 1885-89; superintendent of schools; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 10th District, 1907-11; died in office 1911. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died, from asthma and uremia, in Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn., August 9, 1911 (age 74 years, 308 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tenn.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
  Relatives: Married 1876 to Ora Susan Paine; uncle by marriage of Rowlett Paine (1879-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gordon, George William — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Whig. Postmaster at Boston, Mass., 1841-43, 1850-53. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Grant W. — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1936, 1938, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Greg — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Caterer; candidate for mayor of Austin, Tex., 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Gordon, Gurdon Wright (b. 1871) — also known as Gurdon W. Gordon — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Sheffield, Berkshire County, Mass., November 26, 1871. Republican. Lawyer; insurance executive; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1912; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1913-16; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1920 (alternate), 1928. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Phi Gamma Delta; Phi Delta Phi. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Nelson E. Gordon and Caroline Augusta (Wright) Gordon; married, November 3, 1903, to Ellen Beekman Walsh.
  Gordon, H. C. — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Mayor of Huntington, W.Va., 1901-03, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, H. H. — of Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, H. L. See Hanford Lennox Gordon
  Gordon, H. Truman — of Illinois. Union Progressive candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 10th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, H. Truman — of Marathon County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Marathon County 2nd District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Hanford Lennox — also known as H. L. Gordon — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota state senate 6th District, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Gordon, Harold B. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Gordon, Harry — of Beaumont, Jefferson County, Tex. Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Beaumont, Tex., 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Harry L. — of Hamilton County, Ohio. Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1902-04. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Hayes — of Pulaski, Giles County, Tenn. Democrat. Member of Tennessee state senate 22nd District, 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Henry B. — of Charlottesville, Va. Democrat. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Horace C. — of Tampa, Hillsborough County, Fla. Mayor of Tampa, Fla., 1920-21. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Horace I. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 19th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Houston — of Covington, Tipton County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1996; candidate for U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Gordon, Hyman — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state senate 9th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, I. Cyrus — of New York. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 1st District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Isaac G. — of Pennsylvania. Chief justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1887-89. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Isaac L. — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Suffolk County 1st District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, J. A. — of New Athens, Harrison County, Ohio; Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1920 (alternate), 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, J. B. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, J. F. — of Madisonville, Hopkins County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Mrs. J. F. — of Madisonville, Hopkins County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Mrs. J. Fritz See Frances Davis Gordon
  Gordon, J. I. — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Boone County, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, J. Lou — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 8th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Gordon, Jack L. — of Sheridan, Sheridan County, Wyo. Mayor of Sheridan, Wyo., 1948-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Jack Murphy (1931-1982) — Born in Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La., February 13, 1931. U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 1971-82; died in office 1982. Died in Metairie, Jefferson Parish, La., March 4, 1982 (age 51 years, 19 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Gordon, James (1739-1810) — of Albany County, N.Y. Born in Ireland, October 31, 1739. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1777-81, 1783-84, 1785-88, 1789-90; U.S. Representative from New York, 1791-95 (6th District 1791-93, 9th District 1793-95); member of New York state senate, 1796-1804 (Western District 1796-97, Eastern District 1797-1804); member of New York council of appointment, 1800. Died January 17, 1810 (age 70 years, 78 days). Interment at Briggs Cemetery, Ballston Spa, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gordon, James (1833-1912) — of Okolona, Chickasaw County, Miss. Born in Cottin Gin Port, Monroe County, Miss., December 6, 1833. Democrat. Member of Mississippi state legislature, 1870; U.S. Senator from Mississippi, 1909-10. Died in Okolona, Chickasaw County, Miss., November 28, 1912 (age 78 years, 358 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Okolona, Miss.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gordon, James — Greenback candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 30th District, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, James (1858-1933) — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Born in Columbia, Boone County, Mo., February 26, 1858. Physician; mayor of Columbia, Mo., 1919-23, 1931-33. Died, from pneumonia, in Columbia, Boone County, Mo., September 29, 1933 (age 75 years, 215 days). Interment at Columbia Cemetery, Columbia, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Watson Gordon and Mary (Samuels) Gordon; married to Mary Russell Garth (1870-1934).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gordon, James See A. James Gordon
  Gordon, James B. (1823-1881) — of California. Born in Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo., April 15, 1823. U.S. Consul in Valparaiso, 1860-61. Died in Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, Calif., 1881 (age about 58 years). Interment at Chapel of the Chimes, Santa Rosa, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of John Churchill Gordon; married to Mary Magdalena de Gamas (died 1943).
  Gordon, James F. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 31st District, 1878. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, James F. — of Madisonville, Hopkins County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Gordon, James Gay — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 3rd District, 1881-84. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, James Gay, Jr. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Common pleas court judge in Pennsylvania 1st District, 1922-29. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, James L. — also known as Jim Gordon — of Shepherdsville, Bullitt County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 49th District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Gordon, James Rufus (1857-1931) — also known as James R. Gordon — of Jamestown, Guilford County, N.C. Born in Jamestown, Guilford County, N.C., February 23, 1857. Physician; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Guilford County, 1905-09, 1913-14. Methodist. Member, Junior Order. Died in Guilford County, N.C., February 20, 1931 (age 73 years, 362 days). Interment at Deep River Friends Meeting Cemetery, Near Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C.
  Gordon, James T. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 30th District, 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, James W. — of Richmond, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention from Richmond city, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, James Wright (1809-1853) — of Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Plainfield, Windham County, Conn., 1809. Whig. Member of Michigan state senate 6th District, 1839; Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1840-41; Governor of Michigan, 1841-42; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1846, 1847; U.S. Consul in Pernambuco, 1850-53, died in office 1853. Accidentally fell to his death from a second-story balcony, in Brazil, December, 1853 (age about 44 years). Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Janet Hill (1915-1990) — also known as Janet Hill — of Norwich, Chenango County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 11, 1915. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1942-46; Chenango County Attorney, 1944-45; first woman county attorney in New York State; member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1947-58; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1948; member of New York state senate 46th District, 1959-62; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 35th District, 1962. Female. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Daughters of the American Revolution; Grange; Gamma Phi Beta; Delta Kappa Gamma; Order of the Eastern Star; American Legion Auxiliary. Died September 17, 1990 (age 75 years, 249 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Norwich, N.Y.
  Relatives: Daughter of James Perminter Hill (1878-1950) and Florine (Hall) Hill (1879-1951); married to William J. Gordon.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gordon, Jay (1930-2007) — of Montpelier, Washington County, Vt. Born October 10, 1930. Democrat. Accountant; Vermont state auditor of accounts, 1965-68; university professor. Jewish. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Moose; Elks; American Legion. Killed, along with his wife, in a house fire, in Montpelier, Washington County, Vt., December 4, 2007 (age 77 years, 55 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Joan Plumpton.
  Gordon, Jeanne Brown — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Gordon, Jim See James L. Gordon
  Gordon, Joan V. — of Lake George, Park County, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Gordon, Jo Ann — of Canton, Madison County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Gordon, John — Delaware state treasurer, 1789-91. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, John — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Postmaster at Nashville, Tenn., 1795-96. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, John A. — of Waynesburg, Greene County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Waynesburg, Pa., 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, John A. — of Barre, Washington County, Vt. Mayor of Barre, Vt., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, John Brown (1832-1904) — also known as John B. Gordon — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in Upson County, Ga., February 6, 1832. Democrat. General in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1868; U.S. Senator from Georgia, 1873-80, 1891-97; Governor of Georgia, 1886-90. Died in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla., January 9, 1904 (age 71 years, 337 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Ga.
  Gordon State College, Barnesville, Georgia, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Gordon, John C. — of Gates County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate from Gates County, 1821. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, John Pemberton (d. 1949) — of Lafayette County, Mo. Missouri state auditor, 1909-17. Died March 5, 1949. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, John R. (b. 1851) — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Born in Silver Hill, Ontario, February 15, 1851. Republican. Lumberman; hotelier; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Marquette County 1st District, 1899-1902, 1905-08. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, John W. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1992; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Gordon, John Warren (1857-1931) — also known as John W. Gordon; "Honest John" — of Barre, Washington County, Vt. Born in Vershire, Orange County, Vt., September 16, 1857. Granite business; lawyer; delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Vermont, 1896; mayor of Barre, Vt., 1896-1900; member of Vermont state senate, 1911-12; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1923-24, 1929-30. Universalist. Member, Odd Fellows. Died suddenly, probably from a heart attack, in his car, on Elm Street, Montpelier, Washington County, Vt., October 26, 1931 (age 74 years, 40 days). Interment at Hope Cemetery, Barre, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of William Gordon and Mary Ann (Thurber) Gordon; married, August 25, 1884, to Maud Laura Dunham.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gordon, Jonathan W. (1820-1887) — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in Pennsylvania, August 13, 1820. Republican. Lawyer; physician; poet; served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1856; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1857-60. Died in 1887 (age about 66 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Gordon and Sarah (Walton) Gordon; married 1843 to Catherine J. Overturf.
  Gordon, Joseph — of Gates County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Gates County, 1816. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Joseph (b. 1855) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., December 24, 1855. Democrat. Builder; coal and firewood merchant; member of New York state assembly from New York County 18th District, 1888. Irish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Joseph W. — of Wells, York County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state senate 1st District, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Julian — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 2nd District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Gordon, Julius C. — of Schoharie County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Schoharie County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Kat See Kathleen B. Gordon
  Gordon, Kathleen B. — also known as Kat Gordon — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Gordon, Ken — of Denver, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Gordon, Kevin R. — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Gordon, Lewis — of Maine. Communist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Maine, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Lewis P. — of Niagara County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Niagara County 1st District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Lincoln See Abraham Lincoln Gordon
  Gordon, Lou See J. Lou Gordon
  Gordon, Louis F. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Louis J. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Louis M. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Illinois 2nd District, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Luther — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, M. C. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1956, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Gordon, M. J. — of Aberdeen, Brown County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 40th District, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, M Jacqueline — of Bowie, Prince George's County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Gordon, Margaret C. — of Glencoe, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Gordon, Marie Francis — of Greenfield, Franklin County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Gordon, Marion W. — of California. Member of California state assembly 19th District, 1854-55. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Mark (b. 1957) — Born March 14, 1957. Republican. Wyoming state treasurer, 2012-19; Governor of Wyoming, 2019-. Still living as of 2020.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Gordon, Martha — of Mississippi. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Gordon, Martha F. — of Coatesville, Chester County, Pa. Whig. Postmaster at Coatesville, Pa., 1852-73. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Max — of Overland Park, Johnson County, Kan. Independent candidate for mayor of Overland Park, Kan., 1997. Still living as of 1997.
  Gordon, Max B. — of Inkster, Wayne County, Mich. Village president of Inkster, Michigan, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Gordon, Michael — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 11th District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Gordon, Michael D. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 73rd District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Gordon, Michael R. — of Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates District 17; elected 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Gordon, Mike P. — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Gordon, Milton G. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1960, 1964 (alternate), 1968 (alternate). Still living as of 1968.
  Gordon, Morris J. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state senate 3rd District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Myron L. — of Milwaukee County, Wis. Circuit judge in Wisconsin 2nd Circuit, 1955-56; defeated, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Nathan Green (1916-2008) — of Morrilton, Conway County, Ark. Born in Morrilton, Conway County, Ark., September 4, 1916. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; Lieutenant Governor of Arkansas, 1947-67; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1960. Received the Medal of Honor for action in Kavieng Harbor in the Bismarck Sea, February 15, 1944. Died September 8, 2008 (age 92 years, 4 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Gordon, Nathaniel — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 2nd District, 1869-71. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Pat — of Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives 27th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Gordon, Patrick M. — of Oak Forest, Cook County, Ill. Candidate for mayor of Oak Forest, Ill., 2005. Still living as of 2005.
  Gordon, Paul — of Wisconsin. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Gordon, Paul P. — of Frederick, Frederick County, Md. Mayor of Frederick, Md., 1990-94. Still living as of 1994.
  Gordon, Perry B. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Peter — of Trenton, Hunterdon County (now Mercer County), N.J. Postmaster at Trenton, N.J., 1792-1803. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Peyton (b. 1870) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Washington, D.C., April 30, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1921-28; justice of District of Columbia supreme court, 1928-36. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Malcolm Burkhead Gordon and Sarah (Thompson) Gordon; married, June 4, 1902, to Evelyn Briley.
  Gordon, Quincy A. — of Mercer, Mercer County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, R. C. — of Waynesboro, Burke County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, R. D., Jr. — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Gordon, R. L., Jr. — of Louisa County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention from Louisa County, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, R. L. — of Fayetteville, Fayette County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Richard S. — of Menlo Park, San Mateo County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Gordon, Robert III — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 2nd District, 1998, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Gordon, Robert Bryarly (1855-1923) — also known as Robert B. Gordon — of St. Marys, Auglaize County, Ohio. Born in St. Marys, Auglaize County, Ohio, August 6, 1855. Democrat. Postmaster; flour and grain business; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1896; U.S. Representative from Ohio 4th District, 1899-1903; Sergeant-at-Arms, U.S. House of Representatives, 1913-19. Died in Washington, D.C., January 3, 1923 (age 67 years, 150 days). Interment at Elm Grove Cemetery, St. Marys, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gordon, Robert C. — of New Castle, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Postmaster at New Castle, Del., 1892-96. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Robert Charles Frost (1920-2001) — Born in 1920. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Mauritius, 1980. Died in 2001 (age about 81 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Gordon, Robert G. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Robert G. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 38th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Robert K. — of Washington, Washington County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of Washington, Pa., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Robert M. (born c.1950) — of Fair Lawn, Bergen County, N.J. Born about 1950. Democrat. Mayor of Fair Lawn, N.J., 1988-91; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1988; member of New Jersey state house of assembly 38th District, 2004-07. Still living as of 2007.
  Gordon, Robert S. — of Mt. Carmel, Wabash County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Robert Willard (1916-1986) — also known as Robert W. Gordon — of Miramar, Broward County, Fla.; Hollywood, Broward County, Fla. Born in New York, October 1, 1916. Real estate developer; mayor of Miramar, Fla., 1955-59. Jewish. Died, following a heart attack, in Hollywood, Broward County, Fla., August 20, 1986 (age 69 years, 323 days). Interment at Temple Beth El Memorial Gardens, Davie, Fla.
  Relatives: Married to June Elaine Mailman (1923-1974).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gordon, Roger F. — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 1st District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Gordon, S. A. — of Perry County, Ala. Delegate to Alabama convention to ratify 21st amendment from Perry County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, S. B. — of San Francisco, Calif. Member of California state assembly 5th District, 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Sam Y. See Samuel Y. Gordon
  Gordon, Samuel — Member of New York state assembly from Washington and Warren counties, 1813-14. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Samuel (1802-1873) — of Delhi, Delaware County, N.Y. Born in Wattles Ferry (now Unadilla), Otsego County, N.Y., April 28, 1802. Democrat. Lawyer; postmaster; member of New York state assembly from Delaware County, 1834; U.S. Representative from New York, 1841-43, 1845-47 (20th District 1841-43, 10th District 1845-47). Died in Delhi, Delaware County, N.Y., October 28, 1873 (age 71 years, 183 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Delhi, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gordon, Samuel — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Samuel — Communist. Candidate for Governor of Maryland, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Samuel Y. — also known as Sam Y. Gordon — of Browns Valley, Traverse County, Minn. Republican. Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 1911-13; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 48, 1915-16; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Gordon, Sanford — of Florida. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 13th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Gordon, Seth — of Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio. Socialist. Candidate for mayor of Hamilton, Ohio, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Seth C. — of Maine. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 1st District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Seymour — of Franklin, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Gordon, Sherryl — of Cherry Hill, Camden County, N.J.; Columbus, Burlington County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1988 (alternate), 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Gordon, Sherwood — of Rancho Santa Fe, San Diego County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Gordon, Stephen — Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Gordon, Steve — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 2000, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Gordon, Stewart — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. New Politics candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Gordon, Stewart B. (1863-1934) — of Midland, Midland County, Mich. Born January 2, 1863. Republican. Mayor of Midland, Mich., 1907-15; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1916. Died January 27, 1934 (age 71 years, 25 days). Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Stuart R. — of Nassau County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly 9th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Gordon, Ted B. — of Jeffersontown, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 31st District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Gordon, Theodore B. — of Conway, Horry County, S.C. Republican. Postmaster at Conway, S.C., 1891-94. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Thomas — Chief justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1709-10. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Thomas — of Alexandria, Hanson County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 12th District, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Thomas, Jr. — of Howell, Livingston County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1910; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Thomas Anthony — of Santa Ana, Orange County, Calif. School building inspector; candidate for mayor of Santa Ana, Calif., 2006. Still living as of 2006.
  Gordon, Thomas K. (c.1792-1880) — of Giles County, Tenn. Born about 1792. Member of Tennessee state legislature, 1840. Died in 1880 (age about 88 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Elizabeth Lane (died 1863); grandfather of Newton Harris White (1860-?).
  Gordon, Thomas Sylvy (1893-1959) — also known as Thomas S. Gordon — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., December 17, 1893. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1936; Chicago City Treasurer, 1939-42; U.S. Representative from Illinois 8th District, 1943-59. Catholic. Polish ancestry. Member, Polish National Alliance; Polish Roman Catholic Union; Knights of Columbus. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., January 22, 1959 (age 65 years, 36 days). Interment at St. Adalbert's Cemetery, Niles, Ill.
  Relatives: Married to Celia Balcer.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gordon, Tom — of Abilene, Taylor County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1968 (speaker). Still living as of 1968.
  Gordon, Tom — of Peach Springs, Mohave County, Ariz. Republican. Member of Arizona state house of representatives 3rd District; elected 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Gordon, Truman See H. Truman Gordon
  Gordon, Truman See H. Truman Gordon
  Gordon, Upton M. — of California. Member of California state assembly 11th District, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Verna H. — of Monroe, Monroe County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1939; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Verona — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Vivian B. — of Crozet, Albemarle County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Gordon, W. D. — of Beaumont, Jefferson County, Tex. Honorary Consul for Mexico in Beaumont, Tex., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, W. W. See William Washington Gordon
  Gordon, Walter A. (1894-1976) — Born in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., 1894. Athletic coach; police officer; lawyer; Governor of U.S. Virgin Islands, 1955-58; U.S. District Judge for Virgin Islands, 1958-68. African ancestry. Member, Alpha Phi Alpha; NAACP. Died in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., April 1, 1976 (age about 81 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry B. Gordon.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Gordon, Walter L. (b. 1895) — of Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio; Glouster, Athens County, Ohio. Born in Glouster, Athens County, Ohio, August 20, 1895. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1940, 1944, 1948. Catholic. Member, Rotary; American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, Wiley D. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 11th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Gordon, William (1763-1802) — of Amherst, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Massachusetts, April 12, 1763. Lawyer; member of New Hampshire state senate 7th District, 1794-95; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire at-large, 1797-1800; New Hampshire state attorney general, 1801-02; died in office 1802. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 8, 1802 (age 39 years, 26 days). Interment at Amherst Cemetery, Amherst, N.H.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Gordon, William — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, William — U.S. Vice Consul in Chatham, as of 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, William (1862-1942) — of Oak Harbor, Ottawa County, Ohio; Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born near Oak Harbor, Ottawa County, Ohio, December 15, 1862. Democrat. Lawyer; Ottawa County Prosecuting Attorney, 1895-1901; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1896; member of Ohio Democratic State Committee, 1903-04; lumber business; U.S. Representative from Ohio 20th District, 1913-19; defeated, 1910. Died in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, January 16, 1942 (age 79 years, 32 days). Interment at Oak Harbor Cemetery, Oak Harbor, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gordon, William — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Vice-chair of New York American Labor Party, 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, William — of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, William D. (b. 1858) — of Midland, Midland County, Mich. Born in 1858. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Midland District, 1893-98; Speaker of the Michigan State House of Representatives, 1895-98; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, 1898-1906; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1911; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1912 (Progressive), 1916 (Republican primary). Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, William D. — U.S. Consular Agent in Johannesburg, as of 1899-1904. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, William Fitzhugh (1787-1858) — of Charlottesville, Va. Born in Spotsylvania County, Va., January 13, 1787. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1818-29; delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention, 1829-30; U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1830-35 (10th District 1830-33, 12th District 1833-35). Died in Albemarle County, Va., August 28, 1858 (age 71 years, 227 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Orange County, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gordon, William G. — of Coatesville, Chester County, Pa. Mayor of Coatesville, Pa., 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, William L. S. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Republican. Postmaster at New Orleans, La., 1925-33. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, William N. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, William S., Jr. — of Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, William W. — Dry candidate for delegate to Connecticut convention to ratify 21st amendment 7th District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Gordon, William Warring (1874-1963) — also known as William W. Gordon — of Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kan. Born in Owen County, Ky., June 13, 1874. Member of Kansas state legislature, 1910; mayor of Kansas City, Kan., 1923-26; removed 1926. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Charged in September 1926 with 25 counts of official misconduct, and removed from office as mayor. Died May 26, 1963 (age 88 years, 347 days). Interment at Memorial Park Cemetery, Kansas City, Kan.
  Gordon, William Washington (1796-1842) — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Born in Screven County, Ga., January 17, 1796. Lawyer; mayor of Savannah, Ga., 1834-36; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1835; member of Georgia state senate, 1838; founder and president of the Central Railroad and Banking Co. Died, from bilious pleurisy, in Savannah, Chatham County, Ga., March 22, 1842 (age 46 years, 64 days). Original interment at Colonial Park Cemetery, Savannah, Ga.; reinterment at Laurel Grove North Cemetery, Savannah, Ga.; memorial monument at Wright Square, Savannah, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Ambrose Gordon (1751-1804) and Elizabeth (Meade) Gordon (1764-1838); married 1826 to Sarah Anderson 'Addie' Stites (1806-1882; niece of James Moore Wayne (1790-1867)); father of William Washington Gordon; grandfather of Juliette Gordon Low (1860-1927; founder of the Girl Scouts of America in 1912).
  Political family: Wayne-Gordon-Stites family of Savannah, Georgia.
  Gordon County, Ga. is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gordon, William Washington (1834-1912) — also known as W. W. Gordon — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Born in 1834. Cotton merchant; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; director, Central Railroad of Georgia; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1884-90; general in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War. Died in 1912 (age about 78 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Washington Gordon and Sarah Anderson (Stites) Gordon (1806-1882); married 1857 to Eleanor Lytle 'Nelly' Kinzie; father of Juliette Gordon Low (1860-1927; founder of the Girl Scouts of America); grandnephew of James Moore Wayne (1790-1867).
  Political family: Wayne-Gordon-Stites family of Savannah, Georgia.
  Gordon, Wyman M. (b. 1840) — of Grand Isle, Grand Isle County, Vt. Born in Grand Isle, Grand Isle County, Vt., February 10, 1840. Farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Grand Isle, 1888. Universalist. Burial location unknown.


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