Naaman Ward

March 1795–February 1875 (Age 79)
Scampton, Lincolnshire, England

The Life of Naaman

When Naaman Ward was born in March 1795, in Scampton, Lincolnshire, England, his father, William Ward, was 34 and his mother, Kezia Key, was 32. He married Sarah Carter on 22 May 1821, in Scampton, Lincolnshire, England. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He died in February 1875, in his hometown, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Naaman Ward
1795–1875
Sarah Carter
1797–
Marriage: 22 May 1821
Kezia Ward
1822–
Phebe Ward
1825–1882
Dinah Ward
1826–
Elizabeth Ward
1827–
Sarah Ward
1830–
Noah Ward
1833–
Lot Ward
1835–1902
Richard Ward
1836–
Naaman Ward
1837–
Harriet Ward
1839–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 May 1821
Scampton, Lincolnshire, England
children

(10)

    Kezia Ward

    Female1822–Female

    Female1825–1882Female

    Dinah Ward

    Female1826–Female

    Elizabeth Ward

    Female1827–Female

    Sarah Ward

    Female1830–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Ward

    Male1761–1835Male

    Kezia Key

    Female1763–1846Female

siblings

(7)

    William Ward

    Male1788–Male

    John Ward

    Male1789–Male

    Phoebe Ward

    Female1791–1815Female

    George Ward

    Male1793–Male

    Male1795–1875Male

+2 More Children

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a watchman or guard, from Old English weard ‘guard’ (used as both an agent noun and an abstract noun).2 Irish: reduced 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.3 Surname adopted by bearers of the Jewish surname Warshawski, Warshawsky or some other Jewish name bearing some similarity to the English name.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Naaman Ward in entry for Naaman Ward, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • Sarah Carter, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • Naaman Ward in entry for Lot Ward, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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