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Rev. John Ward

Rev. John Ward

Male 1606 - 1693  (87 years)

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  • Name John Ward 
    Title Rev. 
    Born 5 Nov 1606  Haverhill, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Church Affiliation 1633  Hadleigh, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Rector to 1639. 
    Divines
    Divines
    How beautiful upon the mountains
    are the feet of him who brings good news,
    who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness,
    who publishes salvation,
    who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.”
    Arrival 1639  Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Church Affiliation 1641  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Pastor to 1693. 
    Died 27 Dec 1693  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Pentucket Cemetery, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I25813  Dickinson
    Last Modified 24 May 2020 

    Father Rev. Nathaniel Ward,   b. 1578, Haverhill, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1652, Shenfield, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Family ID F8024  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Edmunds,   b. 1612,   d. 24 Mar 1679, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 24 May 1636  [1, 3
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Ward,   b. 1 Apr 1647, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +2. Mary Ward,   b. 24 Jun 1649, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1685, Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
    Last Modified 24 May 2020 
    Family ID F8023  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Nov 1606 - Haverhill, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Affiliation - Rector to 1639. - 1633 - Hadleigh, Essex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Affiliation - Pastor to 1693. - 1641 - Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Dec 1693 - Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • 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. [S326] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 [database on-line], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), "Vital Reocrds of Haverhiill, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849," (Topsfiield, Mass.: Topsfiled Historical Society, 1910) 2: 809.

    3. [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.