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Annie Gordon, Ord Cottage, Muir of Ord
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PC_WGORDON_002_031
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Muir of Ord
DISTRICT
Muir of Ord
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Urray
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W Gordon
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30379
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First World War
Second World War
businesses
Annie Gordon, Ord Cottage, Muir of Ord

This photo shows Annie Gordon, standing on the porch of Ord Cottage, Muir of Ord. Annie was born at Golspie, Sutherlandshire, on the 6th May 1887. In adulthood Annie worked as a clerk and in 1916 she married Adam Anderson Gordon, also born at Golspie. Mr Gordon was a lieutenant in the Seaforth Highlanders and fought in World War I.

After the war years the Gordons moved to Ord Cottage, Muir of Ord. Both their sons fought in World War II and their younger son, John, later became the proprietor of the music shop 'The Record Rendezvous', at Church Street, Inverness. The Gordon's daughter, Catherine, ran a hairdressing business at Union Street during the 1970s.

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Annie Gordon, Ord Cottage, Muir of Ord

ROSS: Urray

First World War; Second World War; businesses

W Gordon

Winnie Gordon (photographs)

This photo shows Annie Gordon, standing on the porch of Ord Cottage, Muir of Ord. Annie was born at Golspie, Sutherlandshire, on the 6th May 1887. In adulthood Annie worked as a clerk and in 1916 she married Adam Anderson Gordon, also born at Golspie. Mr Gordon was a lieutenant in the Seaforth Highlanders and fought in World War I. <br /> <br /> After the war years the Gordons moved to Ord Cottage, Muir of Ord. Both their sons fought in World War II and their younger son, John, later became the proprietor of the music shop 'The Record Rendezvous', at Church Street, Inverness. The Gordon's daughter, Catherine, ran a hairdressing business at Union Street during the 1970s.