Alexander Gordon, Lord Rockville

Is your surname Gordon?

Research the Gordon family

Alexander Gordon, Lord Rockville's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Alexander Gordon, Lord Rockville

Birthdate: (53)
Birthplace: Methlick, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death: March 13, 1792 (53)
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Place of Burial: St. Cuthbert's, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of William Gordon, 2nd Earl of Aberdeen and Anne Gordon, Countess of Aberdeen
Husband of Anne Gordon
Father of Charles Gordon of Fyvie; Jane Duff-Gordon; Margaret Gordon; Sir William Duff Gordon, 2nd Baronet and Ann Gordon
Brother of General Hon. William Gordon, of Fyvie; Harriet Gordon and Hon Cosmo Gordon
Half brother of Anne Gordon; Mary Gordon; Anne, Countess of Dumfries; Lady Catherine Gordon, Duchess of Gordon and George Gordon, 3rd Earl of Aberdeen

Managed by: Ivor C-D
Last Updated:

About Alexander Gordon, Lord Rockville

" Alexander Gordon, Lord Rockville (1739 – 13 March 1792) was a Scottish judge.

Rockville was the youngest son of William Gordon, 2nd Earl of Aberdeen, by his third wife Lady Anne, daughter of Alexander Gordon, 2nd Duke of Gordon. He served as a Lord of Session from 1788 to 1792 under the judicial title Lord Rockville.

Rockville married Anne, daughter of William Duff and widow of William Dalrymple-Crichton, 5th Earl of Dumfries, in 1769. One of their sons was Sir William Duff-Gordon, 2nd Baronet. He died in March 1792. Lady Rockville died in 1811."


view all

Alexander Gordon, Lord Rockville's Timeline

June 27, 1738
Methlick, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
April 27, 1770
Age 31
April 8, 1772
Age 33
March 13, 1792
Age 53
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
St. Cuthbert's, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland