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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Family: Rev. John Ward / Alice Edmunds (F8023)

m. 24 May 1636


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  • Rev. John WardFather | Male
    Rev. John Ward

    Born  5 Nov 1606  Haverhill, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Dec 1693  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Pentucket Cemetery, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  24 May 1636  [1, 2]   
    Father  Rev. Nathaniel Ward | F8024 Group Sheet 
    Mother   

    Mother | Female
    Alice Edmunds

    Born  1612   
    Died  24 Mar 1679  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Pentucket Cemetery, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father   
    Mother   

    Child 1 | Female
    Elizabeth Ward

    Born  1 Apr 1647  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Female
    + Mary Ward

    Born  24 Jun 1649  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Oct 1685  Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Congregational Churchyard, Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Benjamin Woodbridge | F8005 
    Married  3 Jun 1672   

  • Sources 
    1. [S660] Alumni Cantabrigienses, J. A. Venn, comp.., (London, England: Cambridge University Press, 1922-1954. ).
      Name: John Ward
      College: EMMANUEL
      Entered: 1622
      Died: 27 Dec 1693
      More Information: Adm. pens. at EMMANUEL, Aug. 30, 1622. S. of Nathaniel (1596), clerk. B. at Haverhill, Essex, Nov. 5, 1606. Matric. 1622; B.A. 1626-7; M.A. 1630. R. of Hadleigh, Essex, 1633-9. Went to New England, 1639; pastor at Haverhill, Mass., 1641-93. Married Alice, dau. of Nicholas Edmunds, of Alkham, Kent, May 24, 1636. Died Dec. 27, 1693. (Felt, 378; J. G. Bartlett.)

    2. [S661] London and Surrey, England, Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1597-1921 [database on-line], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Surrey Marriage Bonds and Allegations records held by the London Metropolitan Archives, London, England.