Gordon, Charles George Referred To As "Chinese Gordon.” 1833-1885. Brit military officer who took part into the capture of Peking (Beijing) in 1860 and commanded the Chinese force that quashed the Taiping Rebellion (1863-1864).
Any of several locations, outdoors Scotland called for persons with the surname.
A male offered title transported from the surname. Desirable in britain in the first 50 % of the twentieth century.