Macomb Journal
Macomb Journal
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Description: Mary Gordon Obit

Date: October 5 1882

Newspaper published in: Macomb

Source: Macomb Public Library

Died in Macomb, September 30th, Mrs. Mary C. Gordon, aged 76 years.
"Mother" Gordon was born in Jessamine county, KY in 1807 to the Broaddus
family. She grew up there, and in 1833 married Willis B. Gordon who died
this past March. In 1835, they moved to Illinois and settled in this city
where they have lived ever since except for a few years at Augusta, Hancock
county. Four of five sons survive her and a brother, R. H. Broaddus.
Her three sisters died within the past 6 months.

Submitted: 10/03/05

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