Lee Jay Ward

19 August 1940–29 November 2010 (Age 70)
Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States

The Life of Lee Jay

When Lee Jay Ward was born on 19 August 1940, in Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States, his father, Ezekiel Wilford Ward, was 32 and his mother, Rose Irene Summers, was 22. He married Ethel Loraine Stott on 30 December 1958, in Madison, Idaho, United States. He lived in World for about 15 years. He died on 29 November 2010, at the age of 70, and was buried in Rexburg Cemetery, Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lee Jay Ward
1940–2010
Marilyn Spencer
1942–2006
Marriage: 23 April 1988

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 April 1988
Idaho Falls Idaho Temple, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

    Male1940–2010Male

    Sonne George Ward

    Male1942–2021Male

World Events (8)

1941

Age 1

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1949 · Rexburg-Madison Airport Opens

Age 9

In July of 1949, the Madison airport opened to serve Rexburg and surrounding communities. It served mostly private companies and national flights. In 2013, the first proposal to change the location of the airport was initiated. Further considerations have been presented and likely will lead to a change in location soon.
1960

Age 20

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.

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)

  • Lee Jay Ward in household of Ezekial Wilford Ward, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Lee Jay Ward in household of Ezekiel Wilford Ward, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Lee Jay Ward in household of Ezekiel Wilford Ward, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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