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Families covered: Gordon of Abergeldie, Gordon of Laichie, Gordon of/in Minmore

This family is a cadet of Knockespock.
William Gordon, 1st of/in Minmore (d 1674)
m1. Janet Grant
m2. Elspeth Grant of Auchorachan
1. Alexander Gordon, 2nd of/in Minmore (d before 1676)
  m. Margaret Farquharson (dau of James Farquharson of Whitehouse)
  A. Ludovick Gordon, 3rd of/in Minmore
  m. Helen Grant of Tombreakachie
  i. William Gordon, 4th of/in Minmore (d before 24.08.1767)
  a. John Gordon, 5th of/in Minmore (d 08.1776)
  (1) William Gordon, 6th of/in Minmore (b 1759, d 04.11.1829)
  m. Mary Stewart (d 01.10.1842, dau of Robert Stewart)
(A) Sir Charles Gordon, 1st of Drimmin (b 1791, d 25.09.1845) had issue
  m. (1827) Helen Fletcher (d 1881, dau of John Fletcher of Dunans)
  (B) Michie Forbes Gordon (b 27.03.1813, d 07.03.1894, 3rd son) had issue
  m. (21.11.1844) Jemima Catherine Currie (b 03.05.1824, d 24.02.1896, dau of Sir John Currie of Calcutta)
  (C) William Fletcher Gordon (b 08.09.1826, dsp 10.11.1904)
  m. (04.04.1861) Catherine Strickland (d 10.11.1904, dau of Jarrard Edward Strickland of Loughly House, widow of William McCann of Booterstown)
  (D)+ other issue including John (b 1806, d unm 14.07.1833)
  (2) John Gordon (d 03.04.1819, Major) had issue
  m. (29.11.1807) Magdalene Cumming
  (3) Lewis Gordon (b 1767, d unm 23.01.1839, Major)
2. Peter or Patrick Gordon, 1st of Laichie (d before 1677, Captain)
  m. Jean Gordon (dau of Sir Alexander Gordon, son of Sir Alexander, Bart of Cluny, by Violet Urquhart)
  A. Alexander Gordon, 2nd of Laichie (d 1679, Major)
  m. Gethrad Abraham
  i.+ issue - George, Patrick
B. Charles Gordon 'in Pitchaise' (a 1715, Captain)
  m. (c05.07.1698) Rachel Gordon of Abergeldie (dau of Alexander Gordon of Abergeldie)
  i. Peter Gordon, 11th of Abergeldie (d 09.1733)
  m1. Margaret Strahan (dau of Peter Strahan or Strachan of Edinburgh)
  m2. Elizabeth Gray (dau of John Gray, 9th Lord)
  a. Barbara Gordon
  m. David Hunter of Burnside
  m3. Margaret Foulis (dau of George Foulis, later Foulis-Primrose of Dunipace, she m2. Harry Lumsden of Cushnie)
b. Charles Gordon, 12th of Abergeldie (d 19.03.1796)
  m. (mcrt 06.10.1750) Alison Hunter (dau of David Hunter of Burnside, widow of _ Paterson)
  (1) Peter Gordon, 13th of Abergeldie (b 1751, d 06.12.1819)
  m1. (1780) Mary Forbes (dau of John Forbes of Blackford)
  (A) Katherine Gordon (b c1785, d unm 1802)
  m2. (1803) Elizabeth Leith (d 1855, dau of Alexander Leith of Freeland)
  (2) David Gordon, 14th of Abergeldie (b 05.05.1753, d 22.10.1831)
  m. (15.06.1789) Anne Biddulph (d 26.02.1841, dau of Michael Biddulph of Ledbury)
  (A) Charles David Gordon 'of Denmark Hill' (b 30.10.1790, dvpspm 24.11.1826) had issue (4 daughters)
  m. (22.04.1819) Marian Phillips (dau of Robert Phillips of Longworth)
(B) Michael Francis Gordon, 15th of Abergeldie (b 21.04.1792, dspms 31.12.1860) had issue
  m. (31.08.1820) Caroline Swete (dau of Rev. John Swete of Oxon House)
  (C) Robert Gordon, 16th of Abergeldie (b 07.09.1796, dsp 18.02.1869, Admiral)
  (D) Adam Gordon (b 30.03.1801, d 14.01.1839) had issue
  m. (08.11.1825) Susan Swete (d 21.03.1861, dau of Rev. John Swete of Oxon House)
  (E) Mary Anne Gordon (d 1859)
  m. (09.05.1824) Rev. William Swete (son of Rev. John Swete of Oxon House)
  (F)+ other issue - Anne Penelope (b 1794, d 1868), Harriet Margaret (b 1798, d 1865)
(3) Adam Gordon of London (b 1758, d 28.05.1800, 4th son)
  m. Penelope Biddulph (dau of Michael Biddulph of Ledbury)
  (A) William Gordon of Haffield, Sheriff of Herefordshire (b 08.12.1794, d 05.10.1836) had issue
  m. (21.12.1820) Mary Wingfield (dau of William Wingfield-Baker by Charlotte, dau of Henry, 1st Earl Digby)
  (4) Margaret Gordon (b 1751, d 1802)
  m. (1769) George Skene of Drumbreck, Aberdeen
(A) Emilia Skene apparently of this generation
  m. (04.10.1794) Edmund Filmer (b 1765, d 1810)
  (6)+ other issue (dsp) - Charles (b 1756, d 26.03.1835, Governor of St. Lucia), Alexander Sinclair (b c1760, d 30.06.1837), William (b c1765, dsp 06.07.0793, Captain), John (d young)
  c. Janet Gordon (b 1704?, d unm 14.02.1811??)
  d. Euphemia Gordon (d 05.07.1796)
  m. (c1752) James Drummond, '5th Viscount Strathallan' (d 22.06.1765/6)
  ii. Alexander Gordon in Aberdeen (d unm 11.1751)
  iii. Joseph Gordon of Birkhall
  m. Elizabeth
  C. Margaret Gordon
  m. John Farquharson, 3rd of Inverey (d c06.11.1705, 'the Black Colonel')
3.+ other issue

Main source(s): BLG1952 (Gordon of Drimmin), BLG1952 (Gordon of Abergeldie) with a little support (for Abergeldie line) from Commoners (vol II, Gordon of Haffield)
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