Facts and Events
Red River County, Texas, 1850 census:S7
- Gordon, George 44 yrs M.D. (real estate = $5,000) b. Kentucky
- Isabella 45 yrs b. Kentucky
- Patrick [stepson?] 15 yrs b. Texas
- Clark, Frank 20 yrs Lawyer b. C. Nation
- James John 12 yrs b. Tennessee
- Isabella 10 yrs b. Tennessee
- Richard 7 yrs b. Tennessee
- James 6 yrs b. Tennessee
- Brown, James C. 30 yrs Trader (real estate = $700) b. Kentucky
- Mary 22 yrs b. Alabama
- Presh 1 yr b. Texas
- Rachell, Pinkney 19 yrs b. South Carolina
- Carter, Martha 16 yrs b. [blank]
- Covington, Peter 22 yrs Oveseer b. Alabama
- Hughins, Thomas 22 yrs Law. b. Virginia
Red River County, Texas, 1860 census:S8
- Gordon, George 55 yrs Physician (real estate = $40,000; personal estate = $20,000) b. Kentucky
- Isabella H. 50 yrs b. Kentucky
- John C. 20 yrs Student b. Texas
- Belle 17 yrs b. Texas
- Richard 15 yrs Student b. Texas
- Clark, James 24 yrs [no occ.] (real estate = $3,000; personal estate = $---) b. Texas
- ↑ Clark, Pat B. The History of Clarksville and Old Red River County. (Dallas: Mathis, Van Nort & Co., 1937), p. xiv.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 Grave marker, Saint Joseph Cemetery, Clarksville, Red River, Texas, United States.
- ↑ Handbook of Texas Online, "Gordon, Isabella Hadden Hopkins".
- United States. Adjutant General's Office. Index to compiled service records of Confederate soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Texas. (Washington [District of Columbia]: The National Archives, 1955).
Served as a surgeon in the 9th Texas Cavalry after 1863.
- Texas. General Land Office. Abstracts of All Original Texas Land Titles Comprising Grants and Locations. (Austin, Texas: Texas General Land Office), Patent #156 (Abstract # 572).
On 16 Nov 1867, he patented 3rd Class headright certificate #149 (originally granted to John J. Musgrove) for 640 acres, which he located southeast of Peters Prairie.
- Clarksville, Red River, Texas, United States. Northern Standard (Clarksville, Texas), 7 October 1848.
He appears on the list of letters being held at the Clarksville post office.
- Red River, Texas, United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule, p. 224B, house/family 403/403.
- Red River, Texas, United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule, p. ___, house/family 788/788.