Reverend Charles W. Gordon 1860-1937, The

A Presbyterian minister and missionary of Highland ancestry, Gordon was born in St. Elmo. He spent much of his life in western Canada and under the pen-name of Ralph Connor wrote some 30 popular novels, some of which were based on his memories of growing up in Glengarry County.


On the grounds of Gordon Presbyterian Church, St. Elmo - north of Maxville on County Road 20

Region: Eastern Ontario

County/District: United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry

Municipality: Township of North Glengarry