Name: Emily Josepha (Bryant) Jones Gerard
From: The Mountain Democrat,
Date: May 27, 1971
Mrs. Gerard died May 20 at Placerville, She was born in Diamond Springs and was a lifelong resident of El Dorado county, having lived at Balderson's Station near Georgetown for the past 50 years.
She was a member of the Mountain Fern Chapter Order of the Eastern Star.
Mrs. Gerard, widow of the late William Gerard of Georgetown, is survived by children Charles Jones and William Gerard, both of Georgetown and Emily Warner of Diamond Springs; brother Kenneth Bryant of Red Deer, Alberta, Canada; and seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.