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Captain Cecil Gordon, Royal Flying Corps, killed in a flying accident in the Great War

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The DH6 being flown by Captain Gordon when he was killed

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Origins of surname

The surname Gordon is said to be derived from gor = 'spacious' and dun = 'fort', which gave rise to anumber of settlements from which the surname followed

Early records

The first appearance of this surname in Jersey records was

Variations

  • Gordon
  • Gorden
  • Gourdon

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Family wills


These wills created by members of the Gordon family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page Gordon

  • Gordon : Colin , son of William Francis, of Beau Desert, St Saviour Bequeaths to Isabel Constance Adye, nee Vickers, the contents of my house and garden except the items specifically bequeathed; to the Jersey Library, all his books; to Margaret Philpot, the large round Italian marble table in the drawing room, the large silver tray and silver biscuit box made by him, the two silver mounted cut glass vases, the piano, the pianola and the brown oak cabinet which contains the records; to Bernard Beasley, all tools in his workshop, a telescope and astronomy books and all photographic cameras - 17/Aug/1951 , 15/Nov/1951 , D/Y/B1/11/65
  • Gordon : Ellen , nee Chenery, widow of Ernest Henry Gordon - , 28/Sep/1956 , D/Y/B1/37/54
  • Gordon : Ellen , nee Chenery, The Limes, Green Street, St Helier, widow - 30/Jul/1946 , 17/Jan/1947 , D/Y/A/117/21
  • Gordon : Ernest Henry , La Corderie, St Aubin, St Brelade 9/01/1920 Bequeaths to Ellen Gordon the property La Corderie bordered on the south east by the High Street and on the north west by Mont de la Rocque, St Aubin, St Brelade - , 6/Oct/1933 , D/Y/A/95/21
  • Gordon : George , of 22, Auburn Drive, Urmston, Lancashire and formerly of 47, Somers Parade, Altona, Victoria, Australia and 16, Melfort Avenue, Clydesbank, Dunbartonshire, Scotland - 22/Jun/1970 , 30/Mar/1973 , D/Y/B1/188/30
  • Gordon : George Grieve , of Barnton, Mont Felard, St Lawrence - 22/Dec/1964 , 1/Mar/1973 , D/Y/B1/186/56
  • Gordon : Isabella Janet Gibson , wife of Joseph Morecroft-Davies, of Johannesburg, South Africa - 6/Feb/1963 , 24/May/1966 , D/Y/B1/97/62
  • Gordon : James , of 12, Westwood Road, Brunton Park, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland - 16/Dec/1971 , 8/Jun/1977 , D/Y/B1/259/36
  • Gordon : John , of Huntly Place, St Helier - 28/Mar/1842 , 22/Aug/1844 , D/Y/A/25/142
  • Gordon : Kathleen Mary , of Bridleway Cottage, Kemsing, Sevenoaks, Kent - 17/Jul/1970 , 7/Oct/1975 , D/Y/B1/229/26
  • Gordon : Rose Ethel , of The Old Rectory, Pendock, Worcestershire and formerly of Sheerwater, Monkstown, Cork - 31/Dec/1943 , 19/Feb/1951 , D/Y/B1/8/45
  • Gordon : Samuel , Gentleman 19/11/1793 Desires to be buried in St Saviour's Churchyard - , 17/May/1794 , D/Y/A/15/62
  • Gordon : Sarah , widow of Benjamin Marriatt Perkins and of Joseph Gordon, of Melrose Place, St Helier : - 9/Mar/1880 , 13/Feb/1883 , D/Y/A/43/19

Gordon-Hall

  • Gordon-Hall : Helen , widow of William Henry Arthur Gordon-Hall, of Dudley House, Gorey Village - 10/Jan/1946 , 30/Mar/1960 , D/Y/B1/58/74
  • Gordon-Hall : Ian Francis , of Dudley House, Gorey Village, Grouville - 7/Jul/1978 , 6/Oct/1978 , D/Y/B1/287/9
  • Gordon-Hall : William Alexander , son of William Henry Arthur, of Dudley House, Gorey Village, Grouville - 14/Aug/1964 , 8/Dec/1964 , D/Y/B1/82/35


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