He married twice. He married Mary Lomax. He married Sarah Burdett in Charles Co., MD, December 31, 1686. Sarah was the daughter of Thomas Burdett and Verlinda Cotton. Sarah died 1745 in Charles Co., MD.
He made a will in Charles Co., MD, January 6, 1734. Probate January 20, 1735. Gerard deposed on November 12, 1725 that he was 63 years old. He was a planter and representative in the Lower House of the Maryland Assembly from Charles County from 1704 to 1707. He was a Vestryman of Nanjemoy Parish, Sheriff of Charles County 1699-1701, and Justice 1704-1720. (Purse & Person, p. 612-613)
Gerard Fowke(Jr.) and Sarah Burdett had the following children:
+ 65 iii. Anne Fowke was born January 30, 1689.
+ 66 iv. Frances Fowke was born February 2, 1691.
+ 67 v. Catherine Fowke was born April 8, 1694.
+ 68 vi. Chandler Fowke(Capt.) was born 1695.
+ 69 vii. Roger Fowke was born 1697.
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