1828–1900 (Age 72)
Newborough, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
When George Plant Ward was born on 1 January 1828, in Newborough, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Ward Jr, was 37 and his mother, Ann Woods, was 35. He married Sarah Ann Plant on 28 March 1849, in Paston, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Stilton, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Walton, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 17 August 1900, in Rexburg, Fremont, Idaho, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Rexburg, Fremont, Idaho, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
Martha Ann Ward had knowing trying times. She and her young daughter walked into the Salt Lake Valley without shoes, so impoverished were they after giving all but their last 50 cents in order to emig …