Jonathan Ward

Male 1674 - 1723  (49 years)


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  • Born 22 Apr 1674  Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Married 31 Dec 1700  Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Abigail Hall. She was born on 7 January 1678 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. After Jonathan's death, on 17 May 1732 Abigail, at age 54, married John Woodward, at age 56, son of John Woodward and Rebecca Robbins, in Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

    Issue:
    1. Ebenezer Ward (1701-____)
    2. Thankful Ward (1702-____)
    3. Nehemiah Ward (1704-____)
    4. Remember Ward (1705-1760)
    5. Ebenezer Ward (1709-____)
    6. Ichabod Ward (1712-____)
    7. Mary Ward (1714-before 1728) 
    • Ward (1851) and Bond (1860) give their marriage date as 27 March 1732.
    Offices Held 1709  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    He was the Hogreeve. 
    Offices Held 1710  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    He was the Fence Viewer. 
    Offices Held 1713  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    He was the Surveyor of Highways. 
    Offices Held 1716  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    He was a Tithingman. 
    Offices Held 1719  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    He was a member of the School Committee. 
    Offices Held 1723  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    He was a Constable. 
    Died 16 Jul 1723  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Probate/Proved 1728  [3
    Siblings 12 siblings 
    Person ID I14777 
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2018 

    Father John Ward,   b. 1626, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1708, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Hannah Jackson,   b. Abt 1631, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1704, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married 1650  Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F349  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Apr 1674 - Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abigail Hall. She was born on 7 January 1678 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. After Jonathan's death, on 17 May 1732 Abigail, at age 54, married John Woodward, at age 56, son of John Woodward and Rebecca Robbins, in Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Issue: 1. Ebenezer Ward (1701-____) 2. Thankful Ward (1702-____) 3. Nehemiah Ward (1704-____) 4. Remember Ward (1705-1760) 5. Ebenezer Ward (1709-____) 6. Ichabod Ward (1712-____) 7. Mary Ward (1714-before 1728) - 31 Dec 1700 - Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was the Hogreeve. - 1709 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was the Fence Viewer. - 1710 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was the Surveyor of Highways. - 1713 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was a Tithingman. - 1716 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was a member of the School Committee. - 1719 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was a Constable. - 1723 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Jul 1723 - Newton, 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. [S665] Woods, Henry Ernest. Vital Records of Newton, Massachusetts to the Year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic-Genealogical Society, 1905).

    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. [S456] Jackson, Francis. A History of the Early Settlement of Newton, County of Middlesex, Massachusetts, from 1639 to 1800, (Boston: Stacy and Richardson, 1854).

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

    6. [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).

    7. [S463] Bond, Henry. Genealogies of the Families and Descendants of the Early Settlers of Watertown, Massachusetts including Waltham and Weston, (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860).

    8. [S452] Woodward, Norma Slater. Descendants of Richard Woodward New England 1589-1982, (Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1982).

    9. [S666] Ritter, Priscilla R. and Thelma Fleishman. Newton, Massachusetts, 1679-1779 A Biographical Directory, (Boston: New England Historic-Genealogical Society, 1982).



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