John Wells Gerrard1

ID # 939, (1869-1946)
Descendants of Catherine Jones & William Coleman
     John Wells Gerrard was born on 5 November 1869 at Sheffield, Beverly Twp, Wentworth County, Ontario.1 He married Alta Main, daughter of George Main and Clarissa Coleman, on 20 November 1895 at Beverly Twp, Wentworth County, Ontario. (notes: 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.).1 He died in 1946.1 He was buried at Mountview Cemetery, Galt, Waterloo County, Ontario.1 There is some conflict as to whether John's last name is spelled withone R or two. The majority of records suggest that one R is correct.

John's ethnic origin is given as French in some census records.

John's parents are said to be John and Marie Gerard on his marriage registration.1

Last Edited=12 Dec 2007

Children of John Wells Gerrard and Alta Main


  1. [S1] Robert Coleman, 2009.