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Richard Ward

Male Abt 1635 - 1666  (~ 31 years)


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  • Name Richard Ward 
    Born Abt 1635  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Emigration Abt 1638  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6
    Land 1657  Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Land 26 Nov 1660  Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1661  Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 7
    Married 8 Sep 1661  Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Mary Moore, the daughter of John and Elizabeth (Rice) Moore. She was christened on 9 January 1641/42 in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, England. After Richard's death, on 2 November 1667 Mary, at age 25, married (2) Deacon Daniel Stone, at age 23, son of Elder John Stone and Anne Rogers, in Sudbury, Massachusetts. She died on Sunday 10 June 1703 in Framingham, Massachusetts.

    Issue:
    1. Obadiah Ward (1663-1717)
    2. Lydia Ward (1663-1740) 
    • Mary has been listed as the daughter of Deacon William Ward of Sudbury and Marlborough. This is clearly an error.
    Freeman 1664  Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 31 Mar 1666  [1, 3, 5, 8, 13, 14
    • He died by drowning in the Sudbury River. After his death, William Ward and his wife were appointed guardians of the children during their minority
    Person ID I14766  Roy Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 29 Apr 2019 

    Father William Ward,   b. Abt 1603, Yorkshire or Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1687, Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F604  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1635 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - William Ward arrived in Boston, probably in the Spring, with his children: John, Joanna, Obadiah, Richard, and Deborah. - Abt 1638 - Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - He received land. - 1657 - Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - He received a land grant of 18 acres. - 26 Nov 1660 - Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1661 - Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Mary Moore, the daughter of John and Elizabeth (Rice) Moore. She was christened on 9 January 1641/42 in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, England. After Richard's death, on 2 November 1667 Mary, at age 25, married (2) Deacon Daniel Stone, at age 23, son of Elder John Stone and Anne Rogers, in Sudbury, Massachusetts. She died on Sunday 10 June 1703 in Framingham, Massachusetts. Issue: 1. Obadiah Ward (1663-1717) 2. Lydia Ward (1663-1740) - 8 Sep 1661 - Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFreeman - 1664 - Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S88] Paige, Lucius R. History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register , (Boston: H. O. Houghton and Company, 1877).

    2. [S953] Hudson, Alfred Sereno. The History of Sudbury, Massachusetts 1638-1889, Reprint of 1889 edition, (Sudbury, Massachusetts: The Sudbury Press, 1968).

    3. [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).

    4. [S952] Hudson, Charles. History of the Town of Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts from its First Settlement in 1657 to 1861 with a Brief Sketch of the Town of Northborough, (Boston: T.R. Marvin & Son, 1862).

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

    6. [S956] Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May 1692 on the Basis of Farmer's Register, volume IV, (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1862).

    7. [S74] Crane, Ellery Bicknell. Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Worcester County, Massachusetts, (New York: The Lewis Publishing Co., 1907).

    8. [S955] Ward, Andrew Henshaw. History of the Town of Shrewsbury, Massachusetts From Its Settlement in 1717 to 1829, (Boston: Samuel G. Drake, 1847).

    9. [S1112] Bolton, Ethel Stanwood. "Some Descendants of John Moore of Sudbury, Mass.", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume LVII, 1903).

    10. [S793] Norris, D. W. and H.A. Feldman. The Wells Family , (Milwaukee: Cramer-Krasselt Company, 1942).

    11. [S1211] Plummer, John. "The English Origin of John Moore of Sudbury, Massachusetts" , (New Haven. Connecticut: The American Genealogist, volume LXVI, 1991).

    12. [S1075] Bailey, Frederic W. Early Massachusetts Marriages Prior to 1800 - Worcester County, (New Haven, Connecticut: Bureau of American Ancestry, 1914).

    13. [S86] Gozzaldi, Mary Isabella. History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register - Supplement and Index Reprint of 1930 edition, (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 1986).

    14. [S981] Ward, Andrew Henshaw. "Sudbury Records", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XVII, 1863).