Alta Main

ID # 166, (1871-1951)
FatherGeorge Main (1848-1919)
MotherClarissa Coleman (1849-1928)
BirthAlta Main was born on 24 May 1871 at Troy, Wentworth County. 
MarriageShe 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.
 
DeathShe died in 1951. 
BurialShe was buried at Mountview Cemetery, Galt, Ontario. 
NoteAlta'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 Edited3 Feb 2014