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Edward JORDAN b. 1826 VA > PA,
Edward JORDAN, b. abt 1826 in VA is listed in the 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880 census records of Philadelphia PA. Occupation - waiter, and hotel bellman
His wife Hester (no surname known) was b. 1827 in PA.
Children of EDWARD JORDAN and HESTER are:
i. ANNA JORDAN, b. 1855.
ii. ALFRED JORDAN, b. 1857.
iii. ELIZABETH JORDAN, b. 1861.
iv. ALICE JORDAN, b. 1867.
v. CLARA J. JORDAN, b. 1869.
vi. ELLA JORDAN, b. 1874.
vii. EDWARD JORDAN, b. 1882.
all born in PA.
Am interested in finding where in VA he came from, and the maiden name of his wife.
Daughter Clara J. JORDAN was married abt 1897 in Philadelphia to John GIBSON who changed his name to John ALLISON, was b. Texas in 1857.
They had 3 children: