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Moses Gordy
(1698/1699-1774/1775)
Betty Morris
(-1748/1760)
Robert* Hopkins
(Bef 1735-Bef 1779)
Hannah (?)
Aaron Gordy Sr.
(1748-1812/1814)
Elizabeth Hopkins
(1760-1837)
William L. Gordy
(1789-1876)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Patience Hearn

2. Elizabeth (Betty) Hastings

William L. Gordy

  • Born: 1789, Sussex Co., DE 2 3
  • Marriage (1): Patience Hearn about 1820 in Sussex Co., DE
  • Marriage (2): Elizabeth (Betty) Hastings on 30 Aug 1830 in Sussex Co., DE 1
  • Died: 06 Jan 1876, Sussex Co., DE 4
  • Buried: Abt 09 Jan 1876, Gordy Family Cemetery, Hearns Crossroads, Sussex Co., DE

  

In the 1830 census, William Gordy is head of a household in Little Creek Hundred, Sussex Co., DE as: 0100010000000-1000000101000. The 70-80 year old lady in the household is probably his mother Elizabeth (Hopkins) Gordy born c1760.


William married Patience Hearn about 1820 in Sussex Co., DE. (Patience Hearn was born in 1802 in Sussex Co., DE, died in 1829 in Sussex Co., DE and was buried in 1829 in Gordy Family Cemetery, Hearns Crossroads, Sussex Co., DE.)


William next married Elizabeth (Betty) Hastings, daughter of Frederick Hastings and Mary (Polly) Freeney?, on 30 Aug 1830 in Sussex Co., DE.1 (Elizabeth (Betty) Hastings was born on 23 Mar 1805 in Sussex Co., DE,4 died on 30 May 1895 in Sussex Co., DE 5 and was buried about 02 Jun 1895 in Gordy Family Cemetery, Hearns Crossroads, Sussex Co., DE.)


Sources


1 Sussex Co., DE Marriage Records.

2 1850 DE Census, Listed as William Gordy, age 56, in Subdivision 11, Sussex Co., DE.

3 1860 DE Census, Listed Wm Gordy, age 67, in Little Creek Hundred, Sussex Co., DE.

4 Gravestone Record.

5 DE Death Certificate.


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