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David Washington Gerard

Male 1742 - 1821  (79 years)


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  • Name David Washington Gerard 
    Born 1742 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Oct 1821  Gerrardstown, Berkeley County, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3340  Carl
    Last Modified 20 May 2012 

    Father John Gerard, Rev.,   d. Aug 1787, Berkeley County, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mehetable,   b. 1720,   d. Aft May 1779, Berkeley County, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Family ID F1062  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret 
    Children 
    +1. David Jr. Gerard
     2. Justice Garard
     3. John Garard
     4. Matthew Gerard
     5. Sarah Garard
     6. Margaret Garard
    +7. Nathaniel Garrard,   b. Abt 1778, Berkeley County, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1854, Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F54  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jane 
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F1069  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A letter received from on 11/20/94
      included a Will for David Garard, son of John Garard. David's wife was listed as Jane. His children were David, Justice, John, Nathaniel, Matthew Rippey, Sarah Quick, and Margaret Pugh, wife of Benjamin Pugh. David's father, John Garard, was me ntioned in the Will. No Caleb is
      mentioned. Caleb must be the son of David Jr? A grandson, David, is mentioned as being the son of Justice.

      THE HISTORICAL MARKER DATABASE: Inscription. Built by John Hays, 1743. Became home of Reverend David Gerard, who founded Gerrardstown in 1787. His father was Reverend John Gerard, the first Baptist Minister west of the Blue Ridge Mountains: http ://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?MarkerID=12793&Print=1


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