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Rev. Dr. Lewis Gordon, MA, DD

Male 1747 - 1823  (75 years)

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  • Name Lewis Gordon 
    Prefix Rev. Dr. 
    Suffix MA, DD 
    Born 24 Jun 1747  Forres, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Feb 1823  Burghead, Morayshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 27 July 1824, Lewis Gordon, Minister of
      Drainie & Elgin
      At Burghead, on the 28th ult. The Rev. Lewis
      Gordon, D. D. one of the Ministers of Elgin.
    Person ID I172503  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2016 

    Father William Gordon,   b. Bef 1747,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F72424  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

     1. Miss Gordon
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F72423  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • of Lossiemouth, Elgin, Morayshire

      Described in his great grandson's will as 'of Forres'.
    • (Research):...Gordon, minister of Drainie, who died on 15th February, 1823. They had at least three daughters. The Rev. Lewis Gordon was a native of Forres, being born there on 24th June, 1747, the sixth son of William Gordon, merchant in Forres.

      1761. Lewis M.A. 1765; D.D. King's Coll. 1815. Min. Drainie 1768-1815, Elgin 1815-24.

      1794. Lewis s. of Lewis G., min. Drainie. Lieut. H.E.I.C.S.