G2: 1808 Oliver Gerry & Frances Baskerville

This page includes histories on Oliver Gerry 1808-1886 & Frances Baskerville and their descendants:

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  • G2: Oliver Gerry 1808-1886 & Frances Baskerville
    • G3: Mary Elizabeth Gerry 1836-1913 & William Davey
    • G3: John Gerry 1839-1926 & Eliza Box
      • G4: William Oliver Gerry 1867-1886
      • G4: Jack Gerry 1869-1913
      • G4: Frank Gerry 1872-1956 & Isabel Bryden
        • G5: William Oliver Gerry 1898-1970 & Esther Maris Gustafson
        • G5: Francis Bryden Gerry 1899-1985 & Clella Irene White & Elizabeth Anne Leslie
          • G6: Vance Bryden Gerry 1929-2005 & Mary Palmer
          • G6: Gayle Ann Gerry 1934-1968 & Foster Bumpus
        • G5: Ruth Janice Gerry 1906-1997 & George Alfred Damon
          • G6: Janice Damon 1940 & Robert Mesrobian
        • G5: Kenneth Arden Gerry 1910-1982 & Naomi Fern ‘Nelma’ Trees
      • G4: Alma E Gerry 1875-1951 & Henry Blohm
      • G4: Eliza Gerry 1877-1978 & Earl Michael Maurer
        • G5: Frederick Earl Maurer 1900-1979 & Ruth Muriel Allen
        • G5: Marion Frances Maurer 1902-1996 & Frederic Boyd Northrup
        • G5: John Gerry Maurer 1905-1993 & Helen Pauline Nadolinski
        • G5: Paul Bulger Maurer 1909-1988 & Mary Josephine Cushing
      • G4: Amanda Jane Gerry 1879-1950 & Milford Drummond
      • G4: Beatrice F Gerry 1882-1932 & Reid Blossom Bordwell
        • G5: Judith Louise Bordwell 1908-1991 & Henry Caldwell Stephens
      • G4: George B Gerry 1883-1961 & Maude Eleanor Donaldson
      • G4: Eva Mae Gerry 1885-1962 & Harold Clark Moore
      • G4: Maud Gerry 1887-1984 & James Grahame
        • G5: Peggy Margaret Elizabeth Grahame 1920-1983 & Franklin Dillingham Josselyn
          • G6: Carol Josselyn 1948-2019
        • G5: Lynette Grahame 1924-1994 & Laurence Saunders Knott
    • G3: William Gerry 1842-1926 & Fanny Baker
      • G4: Thomas Gerry 1872-1943 & Nellie May Brown
        • G5: Walter Sherman Gerry 1899-1964 & Irene Scott
        • G5: Ernest Baker Gerry 1901-1969 & Elsie K Brown
      • G4: Mary Frances Gerry 1874-1969 & Nelson Joseph Stone
        • G5: Frances Martha Stone 1908-1993 & Harvey Arthur Cecil Farrow
        • G5: Laura Blanche Stone 1911-1995 & Robert Alexander Stanley McTavish
      • G4: Edward Allin Gerry 1876-1947 & Laura Anna Harding
        • G5: William Harding Gerry 1908-1962 & Eva Catherine Jackman
        • G5: Ella Francis Gerry 1910-1978 & Leslie Kenneth Roland
        • G5: Harry Allan Gerry 1912-1978 & Jean Winnifred Downham
        • G5: Edward Oliver Gerry 1919-1932
      • G4: Jessie Maud Gerry 1878-1946 & Thomas Carnegie
      • G4: Amelia May Gerry 1880-1927 & Bertram Clement Ashford
      • G4: Verbena Pearl Gerry 1883-1902
      • G4: William Baker Gerry 1886-1917
      • G4: Edna Balance Gerry 1895-1996 & Frederick T Johnston
        • G5: Allan Johnston 1917-1990 & Grace Claire Hicks
    • G3: Thomas B Gerry 1844
    • G3: Fanny Gerry 1846-1911 & John Box
      • G4: William Box 1868-1913 & Violet Houston
        • G5: Arthur Henry Box 1908-1929
        • G5: Norman Reginald Box 1911-1963 & Jean Elizabeth McClelland
      • G4: Mary Elizabeth Box 1870-1888
      • G4: Thomas Gerry Box 1878-1941 & Winifred Symons
        • G5: Marjorie Mabel Box 1914-1915
        • G5: William David Box 1916-1990 & Joan Margaret Furner
        • G5: Christine Mary Box 1921-2017 & Brian Castell Parker
          • G6: David Gerry Parker 1947-2011 & Patricia A Lane
          • G6: Edward George Parker 1953-2018 & Frances M Preston
      • G4: Jane Ellen Box 1881-1938 & William James Grills
      • G5: Stephen Grills 1904-1980 & Rita Harris Giddy
      • G5: Francis Mary Grills 1905-1984 & Edward John Callaghan
      • G5: William James Grills 1910-1968

G2: Oliver Gerry 1808-1886 & Frances Baskerville

Oliver Gerry was born on December 3, 1808, in Ashwater, Devon, England. He was the tenth child of John Gerry and Elizabeth Parsons. 

He married Frances Baskerville on May 5, 1835, in his hometown. They had five children in 10 years, Mary Elizabeth Gerry 1836; John Gerry 1839-1926; William Gerry 1842-1926; Thomas B Gerry 1844 and Fanny Gerry 1846-1911.

Oliver died on January 19, 1886, in Tavistock, Devon, England, having lived a long life of 77 years.

 

G3: Mary Elizabeth Gerry 1836-1913 & William Davey

Mary Elizabeth Gerry was born in 1836 in Dover, Kent, England, to Frances Baskerville, age 26, and Oliver Gerry, age 28.

Mary Elizabeth Gerry married William Davey in Tavistock, Devon, England, in January 1858 when she was 22 years old. They had four children in 10 years, William Davey 1863; George Davey 1866; Amelia Emma Davey 1868 and Frances Maud Davey 1873-1940.

Mary Elizabeth Gerry died in July 1913 having lived a long life of 77 years.

 

G3: John Gerry 1839-1926 & Eliza Box

When John Gerry was born on September 17, 1838, in Lewtrenchard, Devon, England, his father, Oliver Gerry, was 29 and his mother, Frances Baskerville, was 27.

He married Eliza Box in 1867. They had ten children in 20 years, William Oliver Gerry 1867-1886; Jack Gerry 1869-1913; Eliza B Gerry 1870-1976; Frank Gerry 1872-1956; Alma E Gerry 1875-1951; Amanda Jane Gerry 1879-1950; Beatrice F Gerry 1882-1932; George B Gerry 1883-1961; Eva Mae Gerry 1885-1962 and Maud Gerry 1887-1984.

John and his family emigrated to Canada and then to the USA and was listed in San Bernardino, California in 1900.

John died on December 18, 1926, in San Bernardino, California, USA, at the age of 88.

 

left to right: Amanda, Beatrice, Isabel Bryden Gerry, William Gerry (in carriage), Eva, Maude, Alma, Eliza Box Gerry and George.

 

 

 

 

 

G4: William Oliver Gerry 1867-1886

When William Oliver Gerry was born on April 29, 1867, in Coombe, Devon, England, his father, John, was 28 and his mother, Eliza, was 18. He had three brothers and six sisters.

William died as a teenager on January 18, 1886, in Middlesex, Ontario.

 

G4: Jack Gerry 1869-1913

When John (Jack) Gerry was born on September 27, 1869, in Canada, his father, John, was 31 and his mother, Eliza, was 20. He had three brothers and six sisters.

Jack never married. He moved to the USA with his parents and died on September 6, 1912, in San Bernardino, California, USA, at the age of 42.

 

 

G4: Frank Gerry 1872-1956 & Isabel Bryden

Francis (Frank) Gerry was born on July 31, 1872, in Middlesex, Ontario, to Eliza Box, age 23, and John Gerry, age 33.

Francis (Frank) Gerry married Isabel Bryden in Pomona, California, USA, on June 15, 1897, when he was 24 years old.

They had four children in 11 years, William Oliver Gerry 1898-1970; Francis Bryden Gerry 1899-1985; Ruth Janice Gerry 1906-1997 and Kenneth Arden Gerry 1910-1982.

Frank died on September 7, 1956, in Pasadena, California, USA, at the age of 84.

 

G5: William Oliver Gerry 1898-1970 & Esther Maris Gustafson

William Oliver Gerry was born on October 15, 1898, in Upland, California, USA, to Francis Gerry and Isabel Bryden. He married Esther Maris Gustafson on November 29, 1920, in Los Angeles, California, USA when he was 22 years old.

They never had children. Esther passed away on March 8, 1970, in San Diego, California, USA, at the age of 71. They had been married 49 years. William died on November 25, 1970, in Los Angeles, California, USA, at the age of 72.

 

G5: Francis Bryden Gerry 1899-1985 & Clella Irene White & Elizabeth Anne Leslie

Francis Bryden Gerry was born on March 23, 1899, in Upland, California, USA, to Isabel Bryden, age 22, and Francis (Frank) Gerry, age 26.

He married Clella Irene White in 1925 when he was 26 years old. They had two children, Vance Bryden on Aug 21, 1929 and Gayle Ann Bryden on Nov 20, 1934. 

Clella Irene passed away on January 21, 1946, in Los Angeles, California, USA, at the age of 43. They had been married 21 years. Francis Bryden Gerry married Elizabeth Anne Leslie in Los Angeles, California, USA, on August 21, 1947, when he was 48 years old.

Francis was a dentist in Pasadena from 1923 to 1957. He was born in Upland and lived in Fallbrook since 1957. He was a veteran of WW1 having served in the US Navy. He was elected to the honorary fraternity Omicrom Kappa Upsilon in 1923. He was past president of the San Gabriel Valley Dental Society and a member and past president of the Men’s Golf Club at the Fallbrook Country Club.

Francis Bryden Gerry died on September 17, 1985, in San Diego, California, USA, when he was 86 years old.

 

G6: Vance Bryden Gerry 1929-2005 & Mary Palmer

Vance Bryden Gerry was born on August 21, 1929, in Pasadena, California, USA, to Clella Irene White, age 27, and Francis Bryden Gerry, age 30.

He married Mary Palmer in Los Angeles, California, USA, on September 15, 1956, when he was 27 years old. They never had children.

Vance worked for Disney from the early 1950’s until his death in 2005 (mostly as a consultant in the later years). He worked his way up from background illustrator to story editor and contributed to films from “Lady and the Tramp” to “The Hunchback from Notre Dame.”

Vance Bryden Gerry died on March 5, 2005, in Pasadena, California, USA, when he was 75 years old. Mary died on July 11, 2011, in Pasadena, California, USA, at the age of 83.

 

G6: Gayle Ann Gerry 1934-1968 & Foster Bumpus

Gayle Ann Gerry was born on November 20, 1934, in Pasadena, California, USA, to Clella Irene White, age 32, and Francis Bryden Gerry, age 35.

She married Donald Lewis Phillips in Los Angeles, California, USA, on December 19, 1955, when she was 21 years old. That marriage ended in divorce and Gayle married Foster Bumpus in 1958 when she was 24 years old.

They had two children, Foster Cushman Bumpus was born on September 2, 1959 and Mary Elizabeth Bumpus was born on November 6, 1963.

Gayle Ann Gerry died on August 19, 1968, in Los Angeles, California, USA, when she was 33 years old.

 

G5: Ruth Janice Gerry 1906-1997 & George Alfred Damon

Ruth Janice Gerry was born on December 28, 1906, in Pasadena, California, USA, to Isabel Bryden, age 30, and Francis (Frank) Gerry, age 34.

She married George Alfred Damon in Los Angeles, California, USA, on January 13, 1934, when she was 27 years old. They had two children, Gerry was born on May 21, 1935 and Janice was born on August 4, 1940.

George Alfred passed away on October 9, 1991, in Orange, California, USA, at the age of 86. They had been married 57 years. Ruth Janice Gerry died on October 15, 1997, in Kailua, Hawaii, USA, when she was 90 years old.

 

G6: Janice Damon 1940 & Robert Mesrobian

Janice Damon was born on August 4, 1940, in Pasadena, California, USA, to Ruth Janice Gerry, age 33, and George Alfred Damon, age 35.

She married Robert Mesrobian in Los Angeles, California, USA, on February 1, 1964, when she was 23 years old. They had three children, Thomas was born on November 10, 1966; Gerry was born on May 28, 1970 and Diana was born on March 2, 1975.

Robert passed away on October 21, 2010, at the age of 82. They had been married 46 years.

 

G5: Kenneth Arden Gerry 1910-1982 & Naomi Fern ‘Nelma’ Trees

Kenneth Arden Gerry was born on March 27, 1910, in Pasadena, California, USA, to Isabel Bryden, age 33, and Francis (Frank) Gerry, age 37.

He married Naomi Fern ‘Nelma’ Trees in Los Angeles, California, USA, on October 16, 1935, when he was 25 years old. They had two children, Lee Taylor Gerry was born on November 23, 1942 and Robin Bradley Gerry was born on April 19, 1950.

Kenneth Arden Gerry died on July 5, 1982, in San Juan Capistrano, California, USA, when he was 72 years old. Nelma died on April 10, 2007, in San Juan Capistrano, California, USA, at the age of 96.

 

G4: Alma E Gerry 1875-1951 & Henry Blohm

When Alma E Gerry was born on February 9, 1875, in Middlesex, Ontario, her father, John Gerry, was 36, and her mother, Eliza Box, was 26.

She married Henry O Blohm and they had two children, George H Blohm 1894-1924 and Beatrice Blohm 1902.

Alma died on July 23, 1951, in San Bernardino, California, USA, at the age of 76.

 

G4: Eliza Gerry 1877-1978 & Earl Michael Maurer

When Eliza Frances Gerry was born on July 8, 1877, in Canada, her father, John, was 38, and her mother, Eliza, was 28. She married Earl Michael Maurer on May 17, 1899, in San Bernardino, California, USA.

They had four children during their marriage, Frederick Earl Maurer 1900-1979; Marion Frances Maurer 1902-1996; John Gerry Maurer 1905-1993 and Paul Bulger Maurer 1909-1988.

Earl died on July 5, 1955, in Los Angeles, California, USA, at the age of 79. Eliza died on April 1, 1978, in Downey, California, USA, at the age of 100.

 

G5: Frederick Earl Maurer 1900-1979 & Ruth Muriel Allen

Frederick Earl Maurer was born on November 2, 1900, in San Bernardino, California, USA, to Eliza Frances Gerry, age 23, and Earl Michael Maurer, age 24.

He married Ruth Muriel Allen in 1926 and they had a daughter Carolyn, born on January 28, 1927, in El Centro, California, USA.

Ruth Muriel passed away on May 26, 1972, in San Diego, California, USA, at the age of 72. Frederick Earl Maurer married Margaret Loftus Esser in Imperial, California, USA, on March 10, 1973, when he was 72 years old.

Frederick Earl Maurer died on November 27, 1979, in Spring Valley Lake, California, USA, when he was 79 years old.

Carolyn married James Dexter Burden on June 6, 1948, in California, USA. They never had children and she died on April 15, 2006, at the age of 79.

 

G5: Marion Frances Maurer 1902-1996 & Frederic Boyd Northrup

Marion Frances Maurer was born on August 22, 1902, in Ontario, California, USA, to Eliza Frances Gerry, age 25, and Earl Michael Maurer, age 26.

She married Frederic Boyd Northrup in Los Angeles, California, USA, on June 19, 1923, when she was 20 years old. They never had children.

Frederic passed away on October 26, 1959, in Los Angeles, California, USA, at the age of 60. They had been married 36 years. Marion died on January 14, 1996, in Long Beach, California, USA, when she was 93 years old.

 

G5: John Gerry Maurer 1905-1993 & Helen Pauline Nadolinski

John Gerry Maurer was born on April 2, 1905, in California, USA, to Eliza Frances Gerry, age 27, and Earl Michael Maurer, age 29.

He married Helen Pauline Nadolinski on October 4, 1930, when he was 25 years old. Their son Thomas John was born on March 26, 1935, in Los Angeles, California, USA.

John Gerry Maurer died on February 24, 1993, in Downey, California, USA, when he was 87 years old. Helen died on December 12, 2001, at the age of 94.

 

G5: Paul Bulger Maurer 1909-1988 & Mary Josephine Cushing

Paul Bulger Maurer was born on August 9, 1909, in Ontario, California, USA, to Eliza Frances Gerry, age 32, and Earl Michael Maurer, age 33.

He married Mary Josephine Cushing in Maricopa, Arizona, USA, on August 21, 1933, when he was 24 years old. Their daughter Mary Josephine was born on March 31, 1939, in Los Angeles, California, USA.

The family was living in Glendale, California, USA, in 1973 and in Encinitas, California, USA, in 1993.

Paul died on November 13, 1988, in New Haven, Connecticut, USA, when he was 79 years old. Mary died on December 26, 2001, in King, Washington, USA, at the age of 88.

 

G4: Amanda Jane Gerry 1879-1950 & Milford Drummond

When Amanda Jane Gerry was born on October 13, 1879, in London, Ontario, her father, John Gerry, was 41, and her mother, Eliza Box, was 30. She married Milford H. Drummond on March 3, 1920, in Lahaina, Hawaii, USA. They did not have children.

Amanda died on June 16, 1950, in Pasadena, California, USA, at the age of 70. 

 

 

G4: Beatrice F Gerry 1882-1932 & Reid Blossom Bordwell

When Beatrice F. Gerry was born on January 16, 1882, her father, John Gerry, was 43, and her mother, Eliza Box, was 33.

She married Reid Blossom Bordwell on June 12, 1907, in Upland, California, USA. They had one child during their marriage, Judith Louise Bordwell 1908-1991.

Beatrice died on February 26, 1932, in San Bernardino, California, USA, at the age of 50. Reid died on July 4, 1949, in Los Angeles, California, USA, at the age of 68.

 

G5: Judith Louise Bordwell 1908-1991 & Henry Caldwell Stephens

Judith Louise Bordwell was born on June 11, 1908, in Upland, California, USA, to Beatrice F. Gerry, age 26, and Reid Blossom Bordwell, age 26.

She married Henry Caldwell Stephens in Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico, on January 27, 1933, when she was 24 years old. They had two sons, James Bordwell Stephens was born on March 21, 1934 and Timothy Gerry Stephens was born on April 12, 1937.

Henry Caldwell passed away on August 11, 1988, in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, at the age of 92. They had been married 55 years. Judith died on May 12, 1991, in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, when she was 82 years old.

 

G4: George B Gerry 1883-1961 & Maude Eleanor Donaldson

When George Henry Gerry was born on June 27, 1883, in Middlesex, Ontario, his father, John Gerry, was 44 and his mother, Eliza Box, was 34.

He married Maude Eleanor Donaldson on May 23, 1910, in San Rafael, California, USA. They had no children.

George died on June 8, 1961, in Napa, California, USA, at the age of 77.

 

G4: Eva Mae Gerry 1885-1962 & Harold Clark Moore

When Eva Mae Gerry was born on December 24, 1885, in London, Ontario, her father, John Gerry, was 47, and her mother, Eliza Box, was 37.

She married Harold Clark Moore on August 18, 1917, in Upland, California, USA. They had one child during their marriage, William Gerry Moore 1928-2014.

Harold died on April 12, 1929, in Upland, California, USA, at the age of 39.Eva died on March 30, 1981, in Upland, California, USA, at the age of 95.

 

G5: William Gerry Moore 1928-2014

William Gerry Moore was born on March 20, 1928, in San Bernardino, California, USA, to Eva Mae Gerry, age 42, and Harold Clark Moore, age 38.

He married Mary Joanne Woods in Maricopa, Arizona, USA, on December 22, 1950, when he was 22 years old. They had no children.

Mary died on July 7, 2012, in Issaquah, Washington, USA, at the age of 81. William died on September 8, 2014, in King, Washington, USA, at the age of 86.

 

G4: Maud Gerry 1887-1984 & James Grahame

When Maud Gerry was born on July 31, 1887, in Upland, California, USA, her father, John Gerry was 48, and her mother, Eliza Box was 38.

She married James Lynward Grahame and they had two daughters, Peggy Margaret Elizabeth Grahame 1920-1983 and Lynette Grahame 1924-1994.

James died on October 19, 1941, in San Bernardino, California, USA, at the age of 60. Maud died on November 22, 1984, in Alhambra, California, USA, at the age of 97.

 

G5: Peggy Margaret Elizabeth Grahame 1920-1983 & Franklin Dillingham Josselyn

Peggy Margaret Elizabeth Grahame was born on August 28, 1920, in Upland, California, USA, to Maud Gerry, age 33, and James Lynward Grahame, age 38.

She married Franklin Dillingham Josselyn and they had three children, Carol Josselyn born Mar 1, 1948, David Josselyn 1952 and Thomas Josselyn in 1953.

Peggy died on July 25, 1983, in Alhambra, California, USA, when she was 62 years old.

 

G6: Carol Josselyn 1948-2019

Carol Josselyn was born on March 1, 1948, in Los Angeles, California, USA, to Peggy Margaret Elizabeth Grahame, age 27, and Franklyn Dillingham Josselyn, age 33.

She was the homecoming queen when she was 16 years old. Carol Josselyn moved to Seattle, Washington, USA, and lived there in the early 1980’s.

She died on August 30, 2019, in Belmont, California, USA, when she was 71 years old.

 

G5: Lynette Grahame 1924-1994 & Laurence Saunders Knott

When Lynette Grahame was born on January 9, 1924, in San Bernardino, California, USA, her father, James Grahame was 42, and her mother, Maud Gerry was 36.

She married Laurence Saunders Knott on November 20, 1951, in Los Angeles, California, USA. They never had children.

Laurence died on August 29, 1977, in Laguna Hills, California, USA, at the age of 51. Lynette died on December 26, 1994, in Laguna Hills, California, USA, at the age of 70.

 

G3: William Gerry 1842-1926 & Fanny Baker

William Gerry was born on November 27, 1842, in Lewtrenchard, Devon, England, to Frances Baskerville, age 32, and Oliver Gerry, age 33.

He emigrated to Canada in 1868 with his younger brother Thomas. They arrived on the Nova Scotian ship and arrived in may 1868.

William Gerry married Fanny J Baker in Middlesex, Ontario, on July 12, 1871, when he was 28 years old. They had eight children in 24 years, Thomas Gerry 1872-1943; Mary Frances Gerry 1874-1969; Edward Allin Gerry 1876-1947; Jessie Maud Gerry 1878-1946; Amelia May Gerry 1880-1927; Verbena Pearl Gerry 1883-1902; William Baker Gerry 1886-1917 and Edna Balance Gerry 1895-1996.

William died on October 7, 1926, in London, Ontario, at the age of 83. Fanny died on August 10, 1933, in London, Ontario, at the age of 86.

 

G4: Thomas Gerry 1872-1943 & Nellie May Brown 

Thomas Gerry was born on March 31, 1872, in London, Ontario, to Fanny J Baker, age 24, and William Gerry, age 29.

He married Nellie May Brown in Ridgetown, Ontario, on December 26, 1898, when he was 26 years old. They had two children during their marriage, Walter Sherman Gerry was born on September 7, 1899, in London, Ontario and Ernest Baker Gerry was born on January 3, 1901, in London, Ontario.

Thomas died on December 16, 1943, in London, Ontario, when he was 71 years old. Nellie died on January 9, 1946, in London, Ontario, at the age of 72.

 

G5: Walter Sherman Gerry 1899-1964 & Irene Scott

When Walter Sherman Gerry was born on September 7, 1899, in London, Ontario, his father, Thomas Gerry was 27 and his mother, Nellie Brown was 26.

He married Irene Scott on October 18, 1930, in Stratford, Ontario. They never had children.

Walter died on May 11, 1964, in his hometown at the age of 64.

 

G5: Ernest Baker Gerry 1901-1969 & Elsie K Brown

Ernest Baker Gerry was born on January 3, 1901, in London, Ontario, to Nellie May Brown, age 27, and Thomas Gerry, age 28.

He married Elsie K Brown in Middlesex, Ontario, on October 21, 1925, when he was 24 years old. They never had children.

Ernest Baker Gerry was the President of Gerry Supply & Lumber Co Limited, Lumber Manufacturers in London Ontario. He began as an apprentice carpenter with Wm Gerry & Sons in London Ontario in 1920.  His own company rapidly expanded to important rank as a manufacturer of pre-fabricated Churches and Schools with branch plants in Vancouver, BC and Indianapolis, Indiana.

Elsie passed away on July 12, 1968, in London, Ontario, at the age of 65. They had been married 42 years. Ernest Baker Gerry died on February 15, 1969, in London, Ontario, when he was 68 years old.

 

G4: Mary Frances Gerry 1874-1969 & Nelson Joseph Stone

When Mary Frances Gerry was born on March 20, 1874, in London, Ontario, her father, William Gerry was 31, and her mother, Fanny Baker was 26.

She married Nelson Joseph Stone on January 1, 1902, in Middlesex, Ontario. They had two children during their marriage, Frances Martha Stone 1908-1993 and Laura Blanche Stone 1911-1995.

Nelson died on April 8, 1936, at the age of 65. Mary died on October 11, 1969, in Chatham-Kent, Ontario, at the age of 95.

 

G5: Frances Martha Stone 1908-1993 & Harvey Arthur Cecil Farrow

When Frances Martha Stone was born on February 17, 1908, in Kent, Ontario, her father, Nelson Stone was 37, and her mother, Mary Gerry was 33.

She married Harvey Arthur Cecil Farrow on August 17, 1935, in London, Ontario. They never had children.

Harvey died on April 29, 1987, at the age of 82. Frances died on March 6, 1993, at the age of 85.

 

G5: Laura Blanche Stone 1911-1995 & Robert Alexander Stanley McTavish

When Laura Blanche Stone was born on February 1, 1911, in Kent, Ontario, her father, Nelson Stone was 40, and her mother, Mary Gerry was 36.

She married Robert Alexander Stanley McTavish on June 15, 1938. They had two children during their marriage, Ian McTavish 1943-2013 and Jean McTavish.

Robert died on May 12, 1985, in British Columbia at the age of 83. Laura died in October 1995 at the age of 84.

 

G4: Edward Allin Gerry 1876-1947 & Laura Anna Harding

When Edward Allin Gerry was born on November 27, 1876, in Middlesex, Ontario, his father, William Gerry was 34 and his mother, Fanny Baker was 29.

He married Laura Anna Harding on December 30, 1905. They had four children in 11 years, William Harding Gerry 1908-1962; Ella Francis Gerry 1910-1978; Harry Allan Gerry 1912-1978 and Edward Oliver Gerry 1919-1932.

They lived most of their life in London, Ontario. 

Laura died on January 27, 1944, in London, Ontario, at the age of 67. Edward died on November 30, 1947, in London, Ontario, at the age of 71.

 

G5: William Harding Gerry 1908-1962 & Eva Catherine Jackman

When William Harding Gerry was born on September 13, 1908, in Middlesex, Ontario, his father, Edward Gerry was 31 and his mother, Laura Harding was 31.

He married Eva Catherine Jackman on April 10, 1937, in London, Ontario when he was 28 years old. They had one child during their marriage, William E. Gerry.

William died in 1962 at the age of 54.

 

G5: Ella Francis Gerry 1910-1978 & Leslie Kenneth Roland

When Ella Francis Gerry was born on April 28, 1910, in Middlesex, Ontario, her father, Edward Gerry was 33, and her mother, Laura Harding was 33.

She married Leslie Kenneth Roland on December 17, 1938, in London, Ontario when she was 28 years old. They emigrated to the US and settled in California. 

They had one child during their marriage,  Edith Ann Roland born on January 30, 1943, in California, USA. Edith passed away on June 23, 1943, in California, USA, when she was less than a year old.

Ella died on January 12, 1960, in Los Angeles, California, USA, at the age of 49. Leslie died on October 16, 2002, in Temple City, California, USA, at the age of 87.

 

G5: Harry Allan Gerry 1912-1978 & Jean Winnifred Downham

Harry Allan Gerry was born on October 14, 1912, in Middlesex, Ontario, to Laura Anna Harding, age 35, and Edward Allin Gerry, age 35.

He married Jean Winnifred Downham but they never had children.

Harry died on November 16, 1978, at the age of 66. Jean died on June 29, 1987, at the age of 72.

 

G5: Edward Oliver Gerry 1919-1932

When Edward Oliver Gerry was born in 1919 in London, Ontario, his father, Edward Gerry was 43 and his mother, Laura Harding was 43. He died as a teenager on February 10, 1932, in Simcoe, Ontario.

 

G4: Jessie Maud Gerry 1878-1946 & Thomas Carnegie

When Jessie Maud Gerry was born on August 28, 1878, in London, Ontario, her father, William Gerry was 35, and her mother, Fanny Baker was 31.

She married Thomas Carnegie on January 17, 1905, in Middlesex, Ontario. They had one child during their marriage, Verna Maud born on March 16, 1909, in Detroit, Michigan, USA.

Jessie died in 1946 in Wayne, Michigan, USA at the age of 68.

 

G4: Amelia May Gerry 1880-1927 & Bertram Clement Ashford

When Amelia May Gerry was born on May 1, 1880, in London, Ontario, her father, William Gerry was 37, and her mother, Fanny Baker was 32.

She married Bertram Clement Ashford on Sep 1903 in Middlesex County, Ontario. They had one son, William Joseph Ashford on April 16, 1912. Unfortunately, he died the same day.

Bertram died Mar 20, 1920 and Amelia married William Joseph O’Reilly on February 10, 1921, in Welland, Ontario.

William died May 16, 1926 in Welland, Ontario. Amelia died on September 23, 1927, in Middlesex, Ontario, at the age of 47.

 

G4: Verbena Pearl Gerry 1883-1902

Verbena Pearl Gerry was born on October 10, 1883, in London, Ontario, to Fanny J Baker, age 36, and William Gerry, age 40.

She never married and died on February 18, 1902, in London, Ontario, when she was 18 years old.

 

G4: William Baker Gerry 1886-1917

William Baker Gerry was born on January 30, 1886, in London, Ontario, to Fanny J Baker, age 38, and William Gerry, age 43.

He joined the 11th Canadian Mounted Rifles on Aug 11, 1915 to fight overseas in WW1. He was wounded and returned to Canada. He died of his injuries on October 27, 1917, in British Columbia when he was 31 years old.

 

G4: Edna Balance Gerry 1895-1996 & Frederick T Johnston

Edna Blanche Gerry was born on November 27, 1895, in Middlesex, Ontario, to Fanny J Baker, age 48, and William Gerry, age 53.

She married Frederick T Johnston in Elgin, Ontario, on October 10, 1914, when she was 18 years old. They had a son Allan Johnston in 1918.

Fred was a WW1 veteran and worked as a millwright at Evans Reamer and Machine company of New Lexington.

Frederick passed away in 1967 at the age of 73. They had been married 53 years. Edna died on July 9, 1996, in London, Ontario, when she was 100 years old.

 

G5: Allan Johnston 1917-1990 & Grace Claire Hicks

Allan Johnston was born on June 21, 1917, in Ontario to Edna Blanche Gerry, age 21, and Frederick T Johnston, age 22.

He married Grace Claire Hicks and they had two children, Tom Jonhston and Patti Johnston.

Allan Johnston died on April 14, 1990, in Stratford, Ontario, when he was 72 years old. Grace died on July 25, 2007, in Stratford, Ontario, at the age of 89.

 

G3: Thomas B Gerry 1844

When Thomas B. Gerry was born in January 1844 in Lewtrenchard, Devon, England, his father, Oliver, was 35 and his mother, Frances, was 33. 

He emigrated to Canada in 1868 with his older brother William. They arrived on the Nova Scotian ship and arrived in May 1868. 

In the 1891 census, he is single and living with his brother William and his family. Unfortunately we have no other info on Thomas.

 

G3: Fanny Gerry 1846-1911 & John Box & Benjamin Box

When Fanny Gerry was born on September 21, 1846, in Lewtrenchard, Devon, England, her father, Oliver Gerry was 37, and her mother, Frances Baker was 35.

Fanny Gerry married John Box on January 8, 1868, when she was 21 years old. They had two children together, William Box 1868-1913 and Mary Elizabeth Box 1870-1888.

John Box passed away on July 12, 1872, in Ham, Devon, England, at the age of 27. They had been married 4 years.

Fanny Gerry married Benjamin Box in Tavistock, Devon, England, in January 1878 when she was 31 years old. and they had two children together, Thomas Gerry Box 1878-1941 and Jane Ellen Box 1881-1938.

Fanny died in October 1911 in St. Germans, Cornwall, England, at the age of 65.

 

G4: William Box 1868-1913 & Violet Houston

When William BOX was born on March 15, 1868, in Kelly, Devon, England, his father, John Box was 23 and his mother, Fanny Gerry was 21.

He married Violet Houston on September 11, 1907, in Middlesex, Ontario. They had two children during their marriage, Arthur Henry Box 1908-1929 and Norman Reginald Box 1911-1963.

William died on January 1, 1914, in Middlesex, Ontario, at the age of 45. Violet died on May 5, 1946, in London, Ontario, at the age of 66.

 

G5: Arthur Henry Box 1908-1929

When Arthur Henry Box was born on August 12, 1908, in Middlesex, Ontario, his father, William Box was 40 and his mother, Violet Houston was 28.

He died on March 20, 1929, in his hometown at the age of 20.

 

G5: Norman Reginald Box 1911-1963 & Jean Elizabeth McClelland

Norman Reginald Box was born on January 1, 1911, in Middlesex, Ontario, to Violet Houston, age 30, and William BOX, age 42.

He married Jean Elizabeth McClelland in London, Ontario, on September 10, 1938, when he was 27 years old. They never had children.

Norman Reginald Box died in 1963 in Middlesex, Ontario, when he was 52 years old. Jean died in 2010 at the age of 94.

 

G4: Mary Elizabeth Box 1870-1888

Mary Elizabeth Box was born on April 29, 1870, in Lambeth, Surrey, England, to Fanny Gerry, age 23, and John Box, age 25.

Mary died on August 15, 1888, in Antony, Cornwall, England, when she was 18 years old.

 

G4: Thomas Gerry Box 1878-1941 & Winifred Symons

Thomas Gerry Box was born on July 20, 1878, in Milton Abbot, Devon, England, to Fanny Gerry, age 31, and Benjamin BOX, age 25.

He married Winifred Symons in Plymouth, Devon, England, on December 3, 1911, when he was 33 years old. They had three children during their marriage, Marjorie Mabel Box 1914-1915; William David Box 1916-1990 and Christine Mary Box 1921-2017.

Thomas worked as a butcher most of his life in Devon, England.

Thomas died on January 23, 1941, in Plymouth, Devon, England, when he was 62 years old. Winifred died on January 19, 1969, in Hale, Cheshire, England, at the age of 81.

 

G5: Marjorie Mabel Box 1914-1915

Marjorie Mabel Box was born on December 20, 1914 to Thomas Box and Winifred Symons. She died on October 11, 1915, within a year of her birth.

 

G5: William David Box 1916-1990 & Joan Margaret Furner

William David Box was born on August 17, 1916, in Plymouth, Devon, England, to Winifred Symons, age 28, and Thomas Gerry BOX, age 38.

He married Joan Margaret Furner in Newton Ferrers, Devon, England, on December 10, 1939, when he was 23 years old. They had two children, Thomas D Box 1947-1947 and Richard Geoffrey Box 1951-1995. Thomas only lived for 3 months.

Joan passed away in May 1986 in Plymouth, Devon, England, at the age of 71. They had been married 46 years. William died on January 11, 1990, when he was 73 years old.

 

G5: Christine Mary Box 1921-2017 & Brian Castell Parker

Christine Mary Box was born on January 3, 1921, in Plymouth, Devon, England, to Winifred Symons, age 32, and Thomas Gerry BOX, age 42.

She married Brian Castell Parker in Cockington, Devon, England, on March 28, 1942, when she was 21 years old. They had two children, David Gerry Parker 1947-2011 and Edward George Parker 1953-2018.

Brian passed away on June 23, 2012, in Halifax, Yorkshire, England, at the age of 92. They had been married 70 years. Christine died on September 4, 2017, in Halifax, Yorkshire, England, when she was 96 years old.

 

G6: David Gerry Parker 1947-2011 & Patricia A Lane

David Gerry Parker was born on March 4, 1947, in Altrincham, Cheshire, England, to Christine Mary Box, age 26, and Brian Castell Parker, age 26.

He married Patricia A Lane in Ipswich, Suffolk, England, in January 1977 when he was 29 years old.

David died on March 12, 2011, when he was 64 years old. 

 

G6: Edward George Parker 1953-2018 & Frances M Preston

When Edward George Parker was born on September 20, 1953, in Manchester, Lancashire, England, his father, Brian Parker was 33 and his mother, Christine Box was 32.

He married Frances M Preston in April 1981 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England. They had no children.

Edward died on August 18, 2018, in Halifax, Yorkshire, England, at the age of 64.

 

G4: Jane Ellen Box 1881-1938 & William James Grills

When Jane Ellen Box was born on April 19, 1881, in Meavy, Devon, England, her father, Benjamin Box was 28, and her mother, Fanny Gerry was 34.

She married William James Grills in January 1904 in Devonport, Devon, England. They had three children during their marriage, Stephen Grills 1904-1980; Francis Mary Grills 1905 and William James Grills 1910.

Jane died in June 1938 in St. Germans, Cornwall, England, at the age of 57. James died in March 1968 in St. Germans, Cornwall, England, at the age of 93.

 

G5: Stephen Grills 1904-1980 & Rita Harris Giddy

When Stephen Grills was born on March 30, 1904, in Antony, Cornwall, England, his father, William Grills was 29 and his mother, Jane Box was 22.

He married Rita Harris Giddy in October 1935 in St. Germans, Cornwall, England. They never had children.

Stephen died on March 26, 1980, in St. Germans, Cornwall, England, at the age of 75. Rita died in February 1999 in St. Germans, Cornwall, England, at the age of 87.

 

G5: Francis Mary Grills 1905-1984 & Edward John Callaghan

When Frances Mary Grills was born on March 7, 1905, in Antony, Cornwall, England, her father, William Grills was 30, and her mother, Jane Box was 23.

She married Edward John Callaghan in January 1926 in St. Germans, Cornwall, England.

Edward died in April 1965 in Plymouth, Devon, England, at the age of 69. Frances died on March 2, 1984, in St. Germans, Cornwall, England, at the age of 78.

 

G5: William James Grills 1910-1968

When William James Grills was born on November 5, 1909, in Crafthole, Cornwall, England, his father, William Grills was 35 and his mother, Jane Box was 28.

He never married and died on January 3, 1968, in St. Germans, Cornwall, England, at the age of 58.