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Nehemiah Ward

Male 1788 -


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  • Name Nehemiah Ward 
    Born 2 Jan 1788  Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Married To 8 Apr 1816  Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 6
    Lucy Newhall, the daughter of Joshua and Mary (Cutting) Newhall. She was born on 6 March 1796 in Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts. She died on Wednesday 9 January 1850 in Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

    Issue:
    1. John Clarence Bironne Ward 
    Person ID I14854  Roy Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 13 Jun 2018 

    Father Nehemiah Ward,   b. 19 May 1751, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1831, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Sarah Whitney,   b. 26 Feb 1741, Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1824, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 4 Oct 1773  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9
    • Sarah was the sister of Desire, who married Nehemiah's brother, Edward.
    • Pierce (1895) gives the marriage date as 1775.
    Family ID F610  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jan 1788 - Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried To - Lucy Newhall, the daughter of Joshua and Mary (Cutting) Newhall. She was born on 6 March 1796 in Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts. She died on Wednesday 9 January 1850 in Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts. Issue: 1. John Clarence Bironne Ward - 8 Apr 1816 - 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

  • Sources 
    1. [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).

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

    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. [S458] Eldredg, Ruth DeFonda, compiler. Transcription of Early Handwritten Records of Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Volume 1, (Wheat Ridge, Colorado: Search and Reserach Publishing Corp, 2001).

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

    7. [S665] Woods, Henry Ernest. Vital Records of Newton, Massachusetts to the Year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic-Genealogical Society, 1905).

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

    9. [S972] Pierce, Frederick Clifton. The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came From London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts in 1635 , (Chicago: Press of W. B. Conkey Company, 1895).