Person:Gordon White (3)

Gordon White
d.23 February 1835
  1. Elizabeth White1743-1747 -
  2. Sarah White1743-1747 -
  3. Mary White1743 - 1779
  4. Isaac Whiteabt 1755 - 1821
  5. Gordon White1761 - 1835
m. 26 January 1790
Facts and Events
Name Gordon White
Gender Male
Birth? 18 May 1761 Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage 26 January 1790 Augusta County, Virginiato Sarah Ann Diddle
Death? 23 February 1835

Gordon White was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Revolutionary War Pension Information

Information from “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 6, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :

  • White, Gordon, born 5/18/1761; entered service 1777 in Augusta County, Virginia, where resided Long Meadow, in Virginia Regiment; moved 1818 to Blount County, Tennessee where pensioned in 1834; James Caruthers affidavit there then age 73 said he knew soldier in Augusta County, Virgina when they were boys; soldier died 2/23/1835; married 1789-90 Ann, daughter of John Diddle, Augusta County, Virginia; widow died 4/26/1842; their children's births: Ibby/Ibbe 5/31/1791 (md. W. Hutchinson), Peggy 8/23/93 (md. James W. Rogers), Ann 3/15/96 (drowned 7/27/1797), John 9/4/98, Sally 1/27/1803 (md. Joseph Henderson, Ann Gordon 5/10/1807 (md. John Houston) & Sophronia/Sophey 2/1810 (md. Jefferson Stone; children of Peggy & James W. Rogers: Thomas, Sarah, Ann, Gordon, Baskins & Jane White; soldier's son John, administrator of mother's estate. Applied for pension 1845 in Blount County, Tennessee, for self & surviving siblings Ibby (resided Blount County, Indiana), Sally/Sarah (resided Greene County, Tennessee), Ann Gordon (resided Texas), & Sophronia (resided Blount County, Tennessee), & for above listed children of dec'd Peggy & her dec'd husband James Rogers, children's pension application rejected. F-R11432, R2553.