David N. Gordon

Male, #2267, (circa 1820 - 1882)
Birth*circa 1820 David was born at North Carolina circa 1820. 
Marriage*3 Jul 1845 He married Tabitha W. Culpepper at Newnan, Coweta Co., Georgia, on 3 Jul 1845. David and Tabitha had five children: Octavia O. R. Gordon, Sarah E. A. Gordon, David E. Gordon, Charles P. Gordon and Susan S. Gordon.1 
Civil War*between 1862 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1862 and 1865

     Captain in Co B, 55th GA Infantry, and was captured at Cumberland Gap, 9 Sep 1863. (See his biography.) 
Death*1882 He died in 1882. 
Biography* From a book of biographies, name and date unknown, but probably published in the 1890's: "David was born in North Carolina and was the son of John Gordon, a distant relative of Governor Gordon. He was a Captain in Co B, 55th GA Infantry, and was captured at Cumberland Gap, 9 Sep 1863. He also served in the Indian Wars, and was Justice of the Peace for about 15 years, which occurred in 1882." 

Family

Tabitha W. Culpepper (circa 1825 - after 1880)
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, compiler, Georgia Marriages to 1850, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1997.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/2085a.htm
    Tabitha W. Culpepper and David N. Gordan on 3 Jan 1845 in Coweta Co., GA.