Roy Family Genealogy

Roxy M. Ward

Roxy M. Ward

Female 1854 - 1888  (33 years)

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  • Name Roxy M. Ward  [1
    • Her name was not Roxanna.
    Born 31 Mar 1854  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Birth Record of Roxy Ward
    Birth Record of Roxy Ward
    Gender Female 
    Census 1855  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1860  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1865  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Census 1870  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Married To 2 Dec 1872  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5, 11, 12, 13, 14
    Chauncey B. Swan, the son of John and Charlotte Swan. He was born 30 September 1850 in Groton, Massachusetts. After Roxy's death, he remarried Laila B. Sleeper.

    Issue:
    1. Nelson C. Swan (1873-1953)
    2. Nattie E. Swan (1876-1918)
    3. Nina E. Swan (1879-1954)
    4. Dean Cramer Swan (1883-1954) 
    Marriage Record of Roxy M. Ward and Chauncey B. Swan
    Marriage Record of Roxy M. Ward and Chauncey B. Swan
    Census 1880  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Died 7 Jan 1888  Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5, 16
    Death Record of Roxy M. Swan
    Death Record of Roxy M. Swan
    Person ID I11930  Roy Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2016 

    Father Thomas Harris Ward,   b. 28 Mar 1814, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1891, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Esther Kellogg Mayo,   b. 20 Mar 1814, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1895, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 27 Oct 1835  Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
    • They were married by the Rev. Mr. Shaw.
    Family ID F463  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Mar 1854 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents. - 1855 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents. - 1860 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents. - 1865 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents. - 1870 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried To - Chauncey B. Swan, the son of John and Charlotte Swan. He was born 30 September 1850 in Groton, Massachusetts. After Roxy's death, he remarried Laila B. Sleeper. Issue: 1. Nelson C. Swan (1873-1953) 2. Nattie E. Swan (1876-1918) 3. Nina E. Swan (1879-1954) 4. Dean Cramer Swan (1883-1954) - 2 Dec 1872 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 26 - 1880 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Jan 1888 - Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Roxy M. (Ward) Swan
    Roxy M. (Ward) Swan

  • Sources 
    1. [S469] Crosby, Barbara. The Ward Family of 11 Children, (Orange, Massachusetts: manuscript, circa 1950).

    2. [S468] Miner, Beatrice M. History of Orange 1753-1976, (Orange, Massachusetts: Orange Historical Society, 1976).

    3. [S453] Roy, Robert Alan. Extracts from the Genealogical Files of Barbara Crosby, (Orange, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1980).

    4. [S454] Mayo, Chester Garst. John Mayo of Roxbury, Massachusetts 1630-1688 A Genealogical and Biographical Record of His Descendants, (Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1965).

    5. [S223] White. Almira Larkin. Descendants of John White of Wenham and Lancaster, Massachusetts volume II, (Haverhill, Massachusetts: Chase Brothers, 1900).

    6. [S188] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Birth Record of Roxy Ward

    7. [S274] New England Historic Genealogical Society. Massachusetts, State Census, 1855 , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014).

    8. [S191] 1860 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009).
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: M653_501; Page: 374; Image: 378; Family History Library Film: 803501

    9. [S275] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts. Massachusetts, State Census, 1865 , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014).

    10. [S192] 1870 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009).
      Year: 1870; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_615; Page: 353B; Image: 334926; Family History Library Film: 552114

    11. [S465] Rich, Laura J. Notebook of Newpaper Clipings and Vital Records, (Orange, Massachusetts: notebook, c1905).

    12. [S475] Stone, Margaret. Letter to Robert Roy, 1980, (Orange, Massachusetts: letter, 1980).

    13. [S188] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Marriage Record of Roxy M. Ward and Chauncey B. Swan

    14. [S110] Ancestry Family Trees.

    15. [S189] 1880 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010).
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: 533; Family History Film: 1254533; Page: 179A; Enumeration District: 257; Image: 0359

    16. [S190] Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).
      Death Record of Roxy M. Swan

    17. [S451] Martyn, Charles. The William Ward Genealogy - The History of the Descendants of William Ward of Sudbury, Mass. 1638-1925, (New York: Artemas Ward, 1925).

    18. [S470] Obituary of Thomas Harris Ward, (Athol, Massachusetts: Athol Transcript, Tuesday, 14 July 1891).

    19. [S455] Systematic History Fund. Vital Records of Athol, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849, (Worcester, Massachusetts: Franklin P. Rice, 1910).

    20. [S457] Ward, Andrew Henshaw. Ward Family: Descendants of William Ward, (Boston: Samuel G. Drake, 1851).

    21. [S519] Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 200).
      Marriage Record of Esther K. Mayo and Thomas H. Ward