Mary Ann Ward

1876–1949 (Age 72)
Hyrum, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Ward was born on 16 September 1876, in Hyrum, Cache, Utah, United States, her father, George Plant Ward, was 48 and her mother, Nielsine Dorthea Nielsen, was 29. She married William Aaron Judy on 27 October 1897, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in St. Anthony, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died on 18 February 1949, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Ammon Cemetery, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Mary Ann Ward
William Aaron Judy
Marriage: 27 October 1897
Annie Melvina Judy
Ira Judy
Alva Clark Judy
William Lavern Judy
Lillie Judy
John Melvin Judy
Cora Dorothy Judy
Nellie Judy
Rulon Clifford Judy
Floral Judy
Ira Judy

Spouse & Children

27 October 1897
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 14

Find a Grave Memorials shows that the earliest burial in this cemetery was in 1890. ZELLA ABIGAIL OWEN BIRTH 23 Aug 1889 DEATH 11 Dec 1890 (aged 1) BURIAL Ammon Cemetery Ammon, Bonneville County, Idaho, USA PLOT 22,4,5 MEMORIAL ID 81660933
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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.

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

Mary Ann Nielsen Ward (Judy)

Mary Ann Ward (Judy) September 16, 1876 to February 18, 1949 Written up by Dean Judy Mary Ann Ward was born September 16, 1876 at Hyrum, Utah. She was the fourth child and the first daughter of G …

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Sources (3)

  • Mary A. Judy in household of Wm. A Judy, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary A Judy in household of William A Judy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary A Judy in household of Aaron Judy, "United States Census, 1930"

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