Giles Countians
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Andrew R. Gordon Andrew Ruthven Gordon
Born 1835, probably in Giles County, TN
Married Rebecca K. Dickerson 15 Apr 1858 in Lynnville, TN Died May 14, 1923 in Cornersville, Giles Co., TN
Buried in Beechwood Cemetery, Cornersville, Giles Co., TN.

Submitted by: Fred (Ric) Gordon
in Texas

William Henry "Harry" Gordon

Born January 29, 1840 in Pulaski, Giles Co., TN. He died May 27, 1864 on a skirmish line near New Hope Church, GA during The War of Northern Aggression. Harry was a son of Andrew Gordon (born in Kentucky) and Eliza Kerr Goff (born in Williamson Co., TN).

Harry had recently been transferred to his brother's regiment from the 8th Texas Cavalry, Company "A", Terry's Texas Rangers which he had joined from Burleson County, TX, and when shot said to his brother ( Gen. George Washington Gordon), "Tell Father (who was living in Williamson Co. at the time) that I died in a glorious cause", his last words, taken from "Military Annals of Tennessee", vol.1, page 298: a chapter written by Gen. George W. Gordon.

William Henry Gordon

Submitted by: Fred (Ric) Gordon
in Texas

George W. Gordon Brig. Gen. George W. Gordon
Born October 5, 1836
Died August 9, 1911

See Memorial Tribute to General Gordon.

Submitted by: Fred (Ric) Gordon
in Texas