Elmer Clarence Ward

27 February 1883–6 January 1979 (Age 95)
Lodi, Lodi, Seneca, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Elmer Clarence

When Elmer Clarence Ward was born on 27 February 1883, in Lodi, Lodi, Seneca, New York, United States, his father, Peter Ward, was 24 and his mother, Ruth Stevens, was 20. He married Estella Louise Covert on 27 February 1908, in Seneca, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Ovid Center, Ovid, Seneca, New York, United States in 1930 and Ovid, Seneca, New York, United States in 1940. He died on 6 January 1979, in Interlaken, Covert, Seneca, New York, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elmer Clarence Ward
Estella Louise Covert
Marriage: 27 February 1908
Clarence Edward Ward
Elizabeth Louise Ward
Doris Ward

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 February 1908Seneca, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1886 · Giving Working Men a Union
    Age 3
    The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
    Age 25
    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 92242;2007: 194402; 2010: 260464)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.

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

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    Sources (15)

    • Elmer C Ward, "New York State Census, 1905"
    • Elmer Ward in entry for Addison Boorom, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"
    • Elmer Clarence Ward, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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