Samuel Elijah Oman Gorden

17 December 1884–30 April 1953 (Age 68)
Benton Township, Polk, Missouri, United States

The Life of Samuel Elijah Oman

When Samuel Elijah Oman Gorden was born on 17 December 1884, in Benton Township, Polk, Missouri, United States, his father, Dennis Schyler Gordon, was 34 and his mother, Anna Celestia Viles, was 29. He married Hattie Bell Wilmot on 3 November 1909, in Alfalfa, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in South Benton Township, Polk, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Garfield Township, Harper, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. He died on 30 April 1953, in Laverne Township, Harper, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Laverne Memorial Cemetery, Laverne, Harper, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Elijah Oman Gorden
1884–1953
Hattie Bell Wilmot
1890–1981
Marriage: 3 November 1909
Wendell C Gorden
1911–1970
Cecil Dennis Gorden
1913–1967

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 November 1909
Alfalfa, Oklahoma, United States
children

(2)

    Wendell C Gorden

    Male1911–1970Male

    Cecil Dennis Gorden

    Male1913–1967Male

Parents and Siblings

    Dennis Schyler Gordon

    Male1850–1921Male

    Anna Celestia Viles

    Female1855–1919Female

siblings

(9)

    D’Antha Roe Gordon

    Female1874–1919Female

    Female1876–1967Female

    Elsworth G Gordon

    Male1877–1879Male

    Emma "Minnie" Franklin Gordon

    Female1880–1911Female

    Charlie H. Gordon

    Male1882–1885Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Gordon .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel O Gorden, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Samuel O Gorden in household of Dennis S Gorden, "United States Census, 1900"
  • S O Gorden in entry for Wendell C Gorden, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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