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Joseph Gerin (1758)

Joseph Gerin aka Gerren, Gering, Gearing
Born in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusettsmap [uncertain]
Brother of and
Husband of — married 10 Jan 1780 in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United Statesmap [uncertain]
Profile last modified | Created 27 Apr 2018
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Joseph Gerin. Given Name: Joseph. Surname: Gerin. [1] Gearing. Given Name: Joseph. Surname: Gearing. [2] Found multiple versions of name. Using Joseph Gerin.

Born 3 Dec 1758. [3]

Residence Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts. [4]

Note: #NI940.

Marriage Husband Joseph Gerin. Wife Mary Polly Collins. Marriage 10 Jan 1780. Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts. [5] Child: Mary Polly Garron.

Husband Edward Gearing. Wife Mary Dimmock. Marriage 22 Jun 1750. Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts. [6] Child: Joseph Gerin.


Note NI940Mary Collins (Wife) b. 27 Mar 1758. 1


Maria Gearing b. 11 Sep 1781.

Polly Gearing b. 14 Oct 1781.

Joseph Gearing b. 8 Feb 1784.

Polly Gearing b. 29 Apr 1786.

Nancy (Gavin) Gearing b. 10 May 1789.

Lemuel Collins b. 11 Aug 1793.

Lemeul William b. 16 Aug 1795.

Joseph Gerin married Mary Collins Spears in Gloucester, Massachusetts in 1780. [7][8]


  1. Source: #S966
  2. Source: #S819
  3. Source: #S966
  4. Source: #S966
  5. Source: #S1173 Grace Bonsall, Quincy Historical Society Jan 16, 1945 Certainty: 3
  6. Source: #S1224
  7. "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910," database, FamilySearch ( : 9 February 2018), Joseph Gerin and Mary Spears, 10 Jan 1780; citing reference Vol., page 345; FHL microfilm 864,861.
  8. Vital records of Gloucester, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849 by Gloucester (Mass.) Publication date 1917-1924 The Topsfield Historical Society , Volume 2. [Marriages] (Page: 114)
  • Source: S819 Media: Internet Dains/Dean Family History Bob Dean Publication: Title: Bob Dean.FTW Media: Other Text: Date of Import: Nov 27, 2000
  • Source: S966 Media: Journal Perry J Stearns Pedigree 0000 - 0017b images Publication: From David B. Stearns genealogy files, Las Vegas, Nevada Copied March 9-14, 2005
  • Birth of son: "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," database, FamilySearch ( : 4 December 2014), Joseph Gerren, 08 Feb 1784; citing GLOUCESTER,ESSEX,MASSACHUSETTS, ; FHL microfilm 0823641 V. 1-2.

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Gerren-11 and Gerin-7 appear to represent the same person because: Duplicate, previously unnoticed due to variant spellings of last name. Gerren, Gearing, Gerrin, Gerin are all used. These records have the same information other than last name.
posted by Kim Williams

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