26 June 1908–26 November 2003 (Age 95)
Cramlington, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom
When Eric Ward was born on 26 June 1908, in Cramlington, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, his father, Frank Cartwright Thompson Ward, was 22 and his mother, Margaret Ann Clark, was 26. He married Margaret Gertrude Bates on 16 November 1928, in High River, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He immigrated to Canada in 1924. He died on 26 November 2003, in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Orem, Utah, Utah, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
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