John Gordon, 3rd of Pitlurg

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Birthdate: (53)
Birthplace: Pitlurg, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death: September 16, 1600 (53)
Immediate Family:

Son of John Gordon of Pitlurg and Janet Ogilvy
Husband of Isabel Forbes
Father of Barbara Gordon, of Pitlurg; John Gordon of Pitlurg and Robert Gordon, of Pitlurg, Kinmundy, Straloch and Fechil,

Occupation: 3rd Laird of Pitlurg
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About John Gordon, 3rd of Pitlurg


  1. Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists who Came to America Before 1700: The Lineage of Alfred the Great, Charlemagne, Malcolm of Scotland, Robert the Strong, and Some of Their Descendants (Google eBook). Frederick Lewis Weis, Walter Lee Sheppard, David Faris. Genealogical Publishing Com, Jan 1, 1992 - Reference - 253 pages. Page 229
  2. [S3544] #189 The Scots Peerage: Founded on Wood's Edition of Sir Robert Douglas's Peerage of Scotland, Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of that Kingdom, with Armorial Illustrations (1904-1914), Paul , Sir James Balfour, (9 volumes. Edinburgh: D. Douglas, 1904-1914), FHL book 941 D22p; FHL microfilms104,157-104,161., vol. 4 p. 57.
  3. The thanage of Fermartyn including the district commonly called Formartine : its proprietors, with genealogical deductions; its parishes, ministers, churches, churchyards, antiquities &c. : Temple, William, 1827. Page 311
  4. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed. London : Harrison 1879. Vol I. page 663
  5. AFN  9G77-S3 
  6. [S280] Stirnet Genealogy, Peter Barns-Graham, Gordon12 (Reliability: 3)


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John Gordon, 3rd of Pitlurg's Timeline

September 1547
Pitlurg, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Age 26
Age 27
September 14, 1580
Age 33
September 16, 1600
Age 53