Lillie M. Ward

Female26 April 1872–4 May 1915

Brief Life History of Lillie M.

When Lillie M. Ward was born on 26 April 1872, in Colorado, United States, her father, Hiram Ward, was 42 and her mother, Sarah Ann Starr, was 41. She lived in Chicaskia Township, Harper, Kansas, United States in 1880. She died on 4 May 1915, at the age of 43.

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Hiram Ward
Sarah Ann Starr
Clarissa D Ward
Albert Alexander Ward
James Henderson Ward
William Horace Ward
John Calvin Ward
James Fremont Ward
Elizabeth Ann Ward
Mary M. Ward
Lillie M. Ward

Sources (2)

  • Lily M Ward in household of Hiram Ward, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Lillie M. Ward - Published information: birth-name: Lillie M. Ward

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

1876 · Colorado becomes a State

Age 4

On Aug 1, 1876, The United States Congress passed an act making the Territory of Colorado the 38th state.


Age 14

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a watchman or guard, from Middle English ward ‘watchman, guard’ (Old English weard, used as both an agent noun and an abstract noun).

English: occupational name from Middle English warde ‘armed guard’ (Old English weard ‘watching, guarding’), with the same meaning as 1 above.

Irish: shortened form of McWard, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Bhaird ‘son of the poet’. The surname occurs throughout Ireland, where three different branches of the family are known as professional poets.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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