George Elbridge Gerry (b. 1806, d. January 21, 1880)
George Elbridge Gerry was born 1806 in Baltimore/ Norfolk, Virginia105, 106, and died January 21, 1880 in Andover, New Brunswick, Canada, buried at United Baptist Church Cemetery in Ando107.He married Phoebe Sloat on January 03, 1835 in Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada108, daughter of Abraham Sloat and Unknownb. Notes for George Elbridge Gerry: Information from the New Brunswick census of 1851 - Victoria County: (1) lists George E. Gerry as having an occupation as a mechanic (2) listed George E. Gerry as American born and his wife as native born - NB (3) records that George E. Gerry entered the colony of NB in 1828 Information from the New Brunswick census of 1871 - Victoria County: (1) lists George E. Gerry as having an occupation as a carpenter (2) lists George E. Gerry as Presbyterian and Phoebe as Methodist The following obituaries were taken from the Vital Statistics Project Daniel F. Johnson, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org 899Notes from the Tobique (Victoria Co.) - Geo. Elbridge GERRY, age 74, died at his residence this morn. ofneuralgia of the heart, leaving a wife and large family to mourn their loss. Mr. GERRY was born in Baltimore, Virginia in 1806 and was related to Elbridge GERRY one of the Vice Presidents of the United States. Over 20 years ago he came to Andover where he resided until his death. - 28 January 1880 Weekly Telegraph (private Leland Collection); 26 January 1880 Daily Telegraph, Saint John. 457Andover (Victoria Co.) Jan. 26, Monday - We are sorry to record the death of Geo. E. GERRY who died Wednesday morn. last. He held several offices in the County and was Justice of Peace and Commissioner for taking affidavits in the Supreme Court, left large family. - 28 January 1880 The Sun, Saint John More About George Elbridge Gerry and Phoebe Sloat: Marriage: January 03, 1835, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada.108 Marriage Notes for George Elbridge Gerry and Phoebe Sloat: Marriage is registered in Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada. Witnesses to the marriage are Ed Camber and Ed G. Campbell. Children of George Elbridge Gerry and Phoebe Sloat are:
Lucy Gerry, b. Abt. 1836, New Brunswick, Canada109, d. date unknown.