Calvin Andrew Gordon 2006
- Born: 17 Mar 1874, , Goulbourn, Carleton, Ontario, Canada 2006,2010
- Marriage: Edith Campbell
- Died: 5 Jan 1974, Gibbon, Buffalo, Nebraska, United States at age 99 2010
Born on Lot 13, Cons. 4.
Noted events in his life were:
• Family History. 2010,2011 Calvin spent some time in Mather, Man. (part time as a partner in a store in Mather), then went to Gibbon, Neb. where he had several Walker cousins. Edith Campbell was a teacher before marriage and taught in Calvin's old school. They met when he spent a winter in Canada at his old home and she lived at his Uncle's next door. Calvin worked in a hardware store for many years at Gibbon and for a time ran his own store. He was an experienced carpenter, electrician and plumber and left many houses improved by his handiwork. He was a Presbyterian and served on the Board of Trustees in Gibbon from when the church was built in 1909 until 1923, Sec-Treas. f r om 1915-1935, an elder from 1926-1953 and clerk of session from 1926-1952. He was a Mason, being Sec-Treas of Gibbon Lodge No 189 for 29 yrs. He wore the Bronze Jordan Medal from Nov 1, 1955 (it is worn by the Bro who has belonged to the Lodge for the longest number of years). On Apr 26, 1958 he was presented with a 50 yr. button. After her death IOOF Lodge of Gibbon presented Calvin with the 50 yr. Jewel (he joined the lodge June 6, 1906 in Mather, Man.). Edith was for many years a successful saleswoman for Minnesota Woolens, Ltd. and covered a large territory in the Gibbon district.
Calvin married Edith Campbell.