When George William Gearhard was born on 29 November 1879, in Underwood, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, William Riley Gearhard, was 34 and his mother, Martha Lucinda Ridgeway, was 19. He married Verda Grace Cadle on 27 October 1902, in Worth, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1915 and Hardin Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1920. He died on 19 March 1957, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States.
Americanized form of German Gerhardt .