Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.
There are approximately 57,111 people named Gordon in the UK. That makes it the 137th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 904 are named Gordon.
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Related and similar surnamesGardon
The Gordon surname in historical dictionaries
An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names (1857)
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.