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This surname is interchangeabley spelled GERARD, GERRARD, GARARD, GARRARD, GIRARD, GIRRARD and my all-time-favorite unsubstantiated spelling: Girardeaux (methinks someone else often may have been guessing at the spelling for them?)

NOTES RE CREATION OF THIS PAGE: This page is a collaborated result of shared research amongst members of the GERARD-L mailing list. Primary contributors are:
Carolyn & Bob Gerard - specializing in the familes of Rev. John Gerard, Elias Gerard and William Gerard of Gerard's Fort,
Pennsylvania ~ NOTE: CONTACT THEM TO  ORDER A COPY OF THEIR 1999 EDITION,  809 PAGE BOOK ON THIS FAMILY!!!
Ardath Blue - direct descendent of Nathaniel and Susannah Rogers Gerard
Adina Watkins Dyer - gggranddaughter of Samuel Gerrard and Juliette Lemming and a descendant of Rev. John Gerrard
Terry Lee Garrard, Sr. - Family of Gov. James Garrard of Kentucky
Florence Gerard Quinn  and Cynthia Kandel - ggranddaughters to Samuel Garrard and Juliette Lemming
Please feel free to contact them with queries or corrections - we really WELCOME PROOF!

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Family of Reverend John Gerrard and Mehetable (marriage 1)

click here to see charts for the children of Sarah, William, John, Mehetable, David, Jonah, Isaac, Nathaniel, Justus, Abner, & Jonathan
NAME BIRTH LOCATION DEATH LOCATION MARRIAGE LOCATION SPOUSE
Reverand John Gerrard Abt. 1720   September 1787 Berkeley County, Virginia 1) Abt. 1740

2) 1779-1781

1) ?

2) Berkeley County, Virginia

1)Mehetable

2) Mary Gray?/Snodgrass

Sarah Gerrard 1741   24 September 1784 Middle Run Baptist Cemetery, Greene County, Ohio Abt. 1760   James Buckles
William Gerrard 1742- 1743   October 1782 Berkeley County, Virginia     Leucretia Ozburn
John Garrard Jr. Abt. 1744   March 1782 Hardin County, Kentucky Abt. 1768 Virginia Susan VanMeter
Mehetable Gerrard 1745- 1746   Abt. 1768 Berkeley County, Virginia     William Buckles
David Garard 1747- 1748   October 1821 Gerrardstown, Berkeley County, Virginia 1) Bef. March 1776

2) 1790-1794

  1) Margaret?

2) Jane ?

Jonah Gerard 1749- 1750   June 1782 Pennsylvania     Chloe Frazier (Frazee?)
Nathaniel Gerrard 1752-53   1832-40 Miami County, Ohio 1772 Bedford County, Pennsylvania Mary Lloyd
Justus Garard 1755 Virginia 10 January 1828 Garard's Fort, Greene County, Pennsylvania Abt. 1773 Washington County, Pennsylvania Rachael Corbly
Isaac Gerard 1757-58   1794-95       Rachel ?
Abner Gerard 1758-60 Berkeley County, Virginia April 1819 Montgomery County, Ohio 1780 Berkeley County, Virginia Martha "Patsy" Lloyd
Jonathan Gerrard 31 March 1763 Berkeley County, Virginia 26 June 1837 Clough Baptist  Cemetery, Anderson Township, Hamilton County, Ohio 2 November 1784 Berkeley County, Virginia Leah Hays

Family of Reverend John Gerrard and Mary Gray?/Snodgrass (marriage 2)

click here to see charts for the children of Nancy, Phoebe and William
NAME BIRTH LOCATION DEATH LOCATION MARRIAGE LOCATION SPOUSE
Reverand John Gerrard Abt. 1720   September 1787 Berkeley County, Virginia 1) Abt.1740

2) 1779-1781

1) ?

2) Berkeley County, Virginia

1)Mehetable

2) Mary Gray/Snodgrass?

Nancy Gerard 31 January 1782 Berkeley County, Virginia 8 July 1863 Ralls County, Missouri 9 July 1812 Shelby County, Kentucky John Newland
Phoebe Gerard 23 February 1784 Berkeley County, Virginia 15 July 1851 Ralls County, Missouri 21 October 1807 Shelby County, Kentucky William Wilds Cooke
William Gerard 29 August 1786 Berkeley County, Virginia 6 October 1860 Ralls County, Missouri 1) ?

2)1825

2) 14 February 1849

1) ?

2) Woodford County, Kentucky

2) Pike County, Missouri

1) Nancy?

2) Elizabeth Ann Ayres

2) Sarah A. Allen

Family of William Gerard and Leucretia Ozburn

NAME BIRTH LOCATION DEATH LOCATION MARRIAGE LOCATION SPOUSE
William Gerrard 1742- 1743   October 1782 Berkeley County, Virginia     Leucretia Ozburn
Jonathan Gerard Abt. 1766 Berkeley County, Virginia April ? 1805 Berkeley County, Virginia     Eleanor ?
William Garard Abt. 1769 Berkeley County, Virginia          
Aaron Garard Abt. 1771 Berkeley County, Virginia          
Isaac Gerard 28 March 1775 Berkeley County, Virginia 4 Janaury 1851 Greene County, Ohio Abt. 1796 Berkeley County, Virginia Christiana Pultz
Mary Garard 1777/80 Berkeley County, Virginia     10 April 1797 Berkeley County, Virginia Thomas Demoss

Family of Jonathan Gerard and Eleanor ?

NAME BIRTH LOCATION DEATH LOCATION MARRIAGE LOCATION SPOUSE
Jonathan Gerard Abt. 1766 Berkeley County, Virginia (now W.V.) April ? 1805 Berkeley County, Virginia     Eleanor ?
William Gerard 1787 Berkeley County, Virginia  (now W.V.)     1) 23 May 1808

2) 31 July 1816

1) Berkeley County, Virginia  (now W.V.)

2) Switzerland County, Indiana

1) Nancy Miller

2) Rebecca Gosenall

Mary "Polly" Gerard Abt. 1791 Berkeley County, Virginia  (now W.V.)     3 March 1807 Berkeley County, Virginia  (now W.V.) Charles Brewer
John Garard Abt. 1793 Berkeley County, Virginia  (now W.V.) 1838-39 Virginia 20 July 1817 Berkeley County, Virginia  (now W.V.) Elizabeth Robinson
Caleb Gerard 3 April 1795 Berkeley County, Virginia  (now W.V.) 26 April 1884 Harrison County, Virginia (now W.V.) 1) 21 August 1820

2) 4 October 1831

1) Berkeley County, Virginia  (now W.V.)

2) Oldtown, Allegany County, Maryland

1) Sarah "Sally" Murphy

2) Elizabeth Pultz

Seaman Garard Abt. 1797 Berkeley County, Virginia  (now W.V.)     4 May 1826 Berkeley County, Virginia  (now W.V.) Elizabeth Collins
Jonathan Adams Gerrard 15 March 1803 Berkeley County, Virginia Abt. 1860 Switzerland County, Indiana 1) 12 January 1826

2) 2 November 1831

1) Switzerland County, Indiana

2) VeVay, Switzerland County, Indiana

1) Nancy Brown

2) Sarah J.   "Sally" Brown

Family of Jonathan Adams Garrard and Nancy Brown (marriage 1)

click here to see a chart for the children of Ellen Garrard and William H. Imel
NAME BIRTH LOCATION DEATH LOCATION MARRIAGE LOCATION SPOUSE
Jonathan Adams Gerrard 15 March 1803 Berkeley County, Virginia Abt. 1860 Switzerland County, Indiana 1) 12 January 1826

2) 2 November 1831

1) Switzerland County, Indiana

2) VeVay, Switzerland County, Indiana

1) Nancy Brown

2) Sarah J.   "Sally" Brown

Ellen Garrard

15 October 1826

Switzerland County, Indiana 2 January 1897 buried Pleasant Ridge, near Canaan, Jefferson County, Indiana 1 October 1846 Pleasant Township, Switzerland County, Indiana William Henry Imel
Irene E. Garrard Abt. January 1831 assumed Switzerland County, known Indiana After June 1900 Perry Township, Woodson County, Kansas 15 April 1848 Pleasant Township, Switzerland County, Indiana Jackson Harman

Family of Jonathan Adams Garrard and Sarah Brown (marriage 2)

NAME BIRTH LOCATION DEATH LOCATION MARRIAGE LOCATION SPOUSE
Jonathan Adams Gerrard 15 March 1803 Berkeley County, Virginia Abt. 1860 Switzerland County, Indiana 1) 12 January 1826

2) 2 November 1831

1) Switzerland County, Indiana

2) VeVay, Switzerland County, Indiana

1) Nancy Brown

2) Sarah J.   "Sally" Brown

Susan Gerrard September 1832 Switzerland County, Indiana November 1899 VeVay, Switzerland County, Indiana 27 November 1855 Switzerland County, Indiana Henry Clay Pickett
Margaret J. Gerrard Abt. 1834 Switzerland County, Indiana         ? Miller
William Harrison Gerrard Abt. 1836 Switzerland County, Indiana     20 August 1856 Switzerland County, Indiana Eliza McCord
Nancy Gerrard Abt. 1837 Switzerland County, Indiana     30 December 1856 Switzerland County, Indiana James W. Keith
Oliver Gerrard Abt. 1840 Switzerland County, Indiana 1861-1865 Union Army,  Civil War      
Jemima (Jessie) Gerrard Abt. 1842 Switzerland County, Indiana   Arkansas     William Hunsaker
Joseph Gerrard Abt. 1843 Switzerland County, Indiana   Union Army, Civil War      
Simmons Gerrard 9 February 1845 Switzerland County, Indiana 29 August 1923 Switzerland County, Indiana     (Hettie or) Nettie B. Willis

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