Gerry, Elbridge 1744-1814. United states politician. A signer for the Declaration of Independence (1776) and a delegate to your Continental Congress (1787), he served as governor of Massachusetts (1810-1811) and also as Vice President of the United States (1813-1814) under James Madison.
A diminutive of this male offered brands Gerald and Gerard.
A diminutive for the feminine provided name Geraldine.