Charles Gordon was born 24 August 1867 in Yass, New South Wales to George Gordon (1835-1888) and Ellen Eldridge (1835-1899) and died 26 October 1949 Grenfell, New South Wales of unspecified causes. He married Catherine Apps (1875-1956) 11 February 1893 in Young, New South Wales.


Offspring of Charles Gordon and Catherine Apps (1875-1956)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Ethel May Gordon (1894-1976)
Thomas Alfred Gordon (1895-1980)
Arthur Charles Gordon (1900-1971) 10 November 1900 Grenfell, New South Wales, Australia 10 June 1971 Grenfell, New South Wales, Australia Florence Edith Laundess (1906-1977)



Mr. Charles Gordon, who passed away recently, was 82 years of age, and for about 25 years had been a farmer in the Grenfell district, living on the Bimbi road. He had been ailing for three years.

He is survived by his widow, daughter (Mrs. E. Anderson), and sons Thomas Alfred (Young), and Arthur Charles (Forbes) .

The interment was in St. Joseph's cemetery, Rev. Father Quinn taking the services at the church, and at the burial.

The Grenfell Record and Lachlan District Advertiser, 17 November 1949, page 3

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
Ω Birth
  • BDM Index ref for birth: 18302/1867
₪ Wedding
  • BDM Index ref for marriage: 7715/1893
¶ Death
  • BDM Index ref for death: 30388/1949