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Hannah Ward

Female 1712 - 1768  (56 years)


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  • Name Hannah Ward 
    Born 22 Jan 1711/12  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Jackson (1854) gives her birth as 26 January 1712.
    Gender Female 
    Married To 25 May 1742  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Deacon Jeremiah Woodcock, the son of John and Sarah (Smith) Woodcock. He was born on 6 June 1675 in Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts. On 5 January 1698 Jeremiah married first Mary Metcalf. He served was elected Selectman in 1712 in Needham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. He served again as a Selectman in 1714, 1719, 1722, and 1723. According to the Needman church records , "On May 17, 1720, Jeremiah Woodcock and Timothy Kingsbury were chosen deacons of the first church at Needham, and accepted, but Deacon Woodcock tendered his resignation Jan. 7th, 1729-30 because the church voted 'that it is not agreeable to the mind of the church, that the deacons be ordained.' And on Feb. 4th Eleazer Kingsbury was elected, presumably to take the place of Deacon Woodcock." He died on Wednesday 27 September 1752 at age 77 years, 3 months and 21 days. 
    Married To 24 May 1753  [5
    Thomas Fuller
    Died 14 Sep 1768  Needham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I14783  Roy Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2018 

    Father Edward Ward,   b. 13 Mar 1671, Cambridge, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1749, Natick, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Grace Lovering,   b. Abt 1677,   d. 30 Nov 1754, Natick, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Yes, date unknown  [2, 3, 4, 6
    Family ID F607  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Jan 1711/12 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried To - Deacon Jeremiah Woodcock, the son of John and Sarah (Smith) Woodcock. He was born on 6 June 1675 in Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts. On 5 January 1698 Jeremiah married first Mary Metcalf. He served was elected Selectman in 1712 in Needham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. He served again as a Selectman in 1714, 1719, 1722, and 1723. According to the Needman church records , "On May 17, 1720, Jeremiah Woodcock and Timothy Kingsbury were chosen deacons of the first church at Needham, and accepted, but Deacon Woodcock tendered his resignation Jan. 7th, 1729-30 because the church voted 'that it is not agreeable to the mind of the church, that the deacons be ordained.' And on Feb. 4th Eleazer Kingsbury was elected, presumably to take the place of Deacon Woodcock." He died on Wednesday 27 September 1752 at age 77 years, 3 months and 21 days. - 25 May 1742 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Sep 1768 - Needham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S665] Woods, Henry Ernest. Vital Records of Newton, Massachusetts to the Year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic-Genealogical Society, 1905).

    2. [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).

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

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

    5. [S967] Woodcock, John Leighton. John Woodcock of Rehoboth, Mass. 1647 and Some of His Descendants, (unknown: W. B. Conkey Company, 1913).

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