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Margaret Nowell Ward

Margaret Nowell Ward

Female 1900 - 1998  (98 years)

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  • Name Margaret Nowell Ward 
    Nickname Peggy 
    Born 29 Jun 1900  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Birth Record of Margaret Nowell Ward
    Birth Record of Margaret Nowell Ward
    Gender Female 
    Census 1910  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Graduation 1919  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Agency: Orange High School 
    Census 1920  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Married To 18 Jul 1925  Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Donald Herrick Stone. He was born 20 March 1896 and died 25 February 1969 in Orange, Massachusetts. He was a barber.

    Issue:
    1. Diane Stone (1932-2002)
    2. Richard C. Stone (1941-____)- adopted 
    Census 1940  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    History 1998  [4
    According to her obituary, she "worked at the former Minute Tapioca Co. several years and also was a bookkeeper at Chamberlain's Hardware. Mrs. Stone was an accomplished pianist and organist and was organist for several years at the Community Church of North Orange and Tully. She was an avid gardener, well-known in the area for her rock gardens. She was a lifelong member of the First Universalist Church in Orange and served as chairman of the church fairs for many years. She later organized the "La Petite" flower shows which were held at the church for many years. She also made quilts and braided rugs for various church projects. She was a past president of the Orange Women's Club and was instrumental in forming the Garden Clubdivision of the Women's Club. She was inducted into the Clara Barton Sisterhood of the Universalist-Unitarian Women's Federation in 1979.
    SSN 016-20-0207  [5
    Died 4 Dec 1998  Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Agency: Quabbin Valley Healthcare Center  
    Buried South Cemetery, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10
    Gravestone of Donald and Margaret (Ward) Stone
    Gravestone of Donald and Margaret (Ward) Stone
    Person ID I751  Roy Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2016 

    Father Everett Daniel Ward,   b. 16 Nov 1857, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1920, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Cora May Harding,   b. 9 Jun 1868, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1952, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 22 Oct 1885  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 11, 12
    • They were married in Brush Valley.
    Marriage Record of Cora M. Harding and Everett D. Ward
    Marriage Record of Cora M. Harding and Everett D. Ward
    Family ID F376  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married 18 Jul 1925  Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F716  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Jun 1900 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents. - 1910 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Agency: Orange High School - 1919 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her widowed mother. - 1920 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried To - Donald Herrick Stone. He was born 20 March 1896 and died 25 February 1969 in Orange, Massachusetts. He was a barber. Issue: 1. Diane Stone (1932-2002) 2. Richard C. Stone (1941-____)- adopted - 18 Jul 1925 - Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Jul 1925 - Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 39 - 1940 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: Quabbin Valley Healthcare Center - 4 Dec 1998 - Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - South Cemetery, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Margaret Nowell (Ward) Stone
    Margaret Nowell (Ward) Stone

  • Sources 
    1. [S479] Roper, Kenneth L. The Ropers A Biographical Record from Circa 1300 to 1982, (Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1982).

    2. [S3] Brodeur, Diane. Descendants of Ruth Melinda Delvey, (Oxford, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1981).

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

    4. [S498] Obituary of Margaret W. Stone, (Athol, Massachusetts: The Athol Daily News, 5 December 1998).

    5. [S10] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011).

    6. [S187] Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 201).
      Birth Record of Margaret Nowell Ward

    7. [S186] 1910 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 20).
      Year: 1910; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_589; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0512; FHL microfilm: 1374602

    8. [S26] 1920 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010).
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_698; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 124; Image: 341

    9. [S21] 1940 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012).
      Year: 1940; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1592; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 6-51

    10. [S14] Find-a-Grave website, (http://www.findagrave.com).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 11020842

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

    12. [S188] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Marriage Record of Cora M. Harding and Everett D. Ward