Helen Isabelle Gordon was born in April 1873, just three months after her father suddenly had died.

Helen Gordon married with Graham Henry Whalley Nicholson, who was born on the 30th of August 1859, and together they had their first child Cameron Gordon Graham Nicholson on the 30th of June 1898 and got there second, Reginald Arran Graham Nicholson on the 12th of March 1904.

Cameron Gordon Graham Nicholson later married Evelyn Odell and became Sir General Cameron Gordon G. Nicholson GCB, KBE, DSO with Bar, MC with Bar. His younger brother Reginald also served with the British Army during World War 2 and served as a Major with the 115th Field Regiment Royal Artillery in Burma and was awarded the D.S.O on 20 September 1945.

Father Graham H.W.N. was listed as a Lieutenant in the Royal Artillery in 1892 and became a Colonel in 1922, and was mentioned in the 1922 Birthday Honours. Graham was decorated with the Commander of the most distinguished Order of Saint George and Michael.

Graham Nicholson died on the 1st of February 1946. Helen Isabelle died on 23rd October 1961 in Kent, England. Being the last of Major A. A. Gordon's family.


Peter of Ballee                         William of Ballyskeagh 1697 - ?

x                                                   x

Mary Boak                                Mary Ross


                                                  Aaron Gordon                                            William Gordon (1738 - 1831)                  Margaret Gordon                           Mary Gordon


                                                 Margaret Boak (1744 - 14/11/1837)                                                                                 .... Martin

Elizabeth(... - 1839)         Aaron(1781 - 8/10/1844)       Robert of Stragollen (1774- 7/9/1850)         William(..- ./1/1837)          Mary

                                                                                                                   X 19/04/1809

                                                                                              Ellen Eagleson (1786 - 21/09/1860)

George (22/6/1824 - 4/6/1896)   William(15/5/1812 - 25/2/1814)      Aaron  (17/5/1814 - 29/1/1860)     Matilda An (1/11/1817 - 1863)    William E. (4/6/1831-15/1/1873)      Elizabeth     Robert (4/6/1823 - 23/7/1823)      Margaret (5/5/1810 - 1816)       Ellen (1827 - 1899)     Robert (1830 - 1883)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                X (1)Marion Hay Forbes

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                X (2) Emelia M. Dick

                                                                                                                                                                                                                     William Eagleson       Archibald Alexander    Robert Aaron        Emily Mackenzie       Helen Isabelle


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  G.H.W. Nicholson   


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    C.G.G. Nicholson               R.A.G. Nicholson