ID # 166, (1871-1951)
|Father||George Main (1848-1919)|
|Mother||Clarissa Coleman (1849-1928)|
|Birth||Alta Main was born on 24 May 1871 at Troy, Wentworth County.|
|Marriage||She married John Wells Gerrard on 20 November 1895 at Sheffield, Beverly Township.|
Source: The marriage registration number is 013240-95. The witnesses to the marriage are: J.H. Culham, Orin Main, Cora Main, Eliza Gerard, all of Sheffield.
|Death||She died in 1951.|
|Burial||She was buried at Mountview Cemetery, Galt, Ontario.|
|Note||Alta's birth registration appears to have been written as Elta, though a transcription has it as Ella. The cross for the T barely appears,but it's there. Later records seem to have her as Alta and, for the time being, this is how her name appears in this tree.|
The birth dates for Alta and John are from the 1901 census. Alta's birth registration agrees for hers.
Alta's birth registration nbr. is 001528-71
Information for the burial of Alta and John Gerard is from MS451 reel120, an OGS transcription of section 7 of Mountview Cemetery, 32E-43-1.
Children of Alta Main and John Wells Gerrard
|Last Edited||3 Feb 2014|