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151 according to her daughter Annie's death record. CROWELL, Elizabeth (I498)
 
152 According to Kathy Jope Manning family stories are that Jane was
adopted by the Lowthers family after her mother died enroute to Canada
but this has not been confirmed. 
LOWTHERS, Mary Jane (I101)
 
153 according to obituary in Acadian Recorder on November 30, 1850 "On Thursday last, after a short illness, Emma Ward, aged 21 years, daughter of Mr. Increase Ward, Three Mile House." WARD, Amy (Emma) (I176)
 
154 according to St. Pauls anglican, Rawdon records
Witnesses: Robert Ward and Jehu Mosher 
Family F45
 
155 According to the 1891 census, Henry's son George McKenzie declares his father's birthplace as Scotland. MCKENZIE, Henry Duncan (I117)
 
156 According to the book 'Three Seventeenth-Century Yorkshire Surveys', in 1605 an Edward Ward owned lands at Kettlewell near East Witton and Middleham.
He owned 1 house, meadow, 1 acre arable, 5 pasture gates. Total yearly value 15s 6d. I have not found any birth, marriage, or death records for him. 
WARD, Edward (I8868)
 
157 According to the book Chronological History of the Mosher Family: "John Mosher, of Barzillai married the widow McKenzie, formerly Mary Ward, and had the following children: Adelaide and Adeline, they being twins"

There is a marriage bond for an Adelaide Mosher at NSARM which may or may not be this Adelaide. June 10, 1862 - To a John B. McDonald, a teacher from Prince Edward Island. The bond is signed by a Biard Mosher. 
MOSHER, Adelaide (I1046)
 
158 According to the book Three Seventeenth-Century Yorkshire Surveys, a Richard Ward "holdeth a capitall messuage or ferme called Braythwayt and payeth yearly rent for the same 10L 16s 8d.
An * beside his name leads to a note: "Christopher, son of John Ward had a grant of the site of the Manor of Brathwayte on 25 August, 1557 for fifteen years from 1572. (C,P.R Phil & Mary iv, 33) 
WARD, Richard (I8870)
 
159 Actual birthdate was found on U.S. draft registration card on Ancestry.com LOWTHER, Roy Frederick (I2685)
 
160 Ada moves to Boston and shortly after dies of typhoid fever. BERRY, Ada Forstein (I5708)
 
161 Address at time of death was 72 Pryson St., Portland, Maine
Burial:
Forest City Cemetery 
South Portland
Cumberland County
Maine, USA 
ROLFE, Rachel (I222)
 
162 Address in 1915 was 2083 Fifth Ave., New York, NY BABCOCK, Harry Vandeburgh (I2427)
 
163 Address in 1921 was 102 Richmond Street, Sydney WARD, Ralph Sydney (I223)
 
164 Adeline and Adelaide were twins MOSHER, Adeline (I1047)
 
165 Admin 11th Oct 1737
Frances Ward Christopher Dixon of East Witton and George Pearson of Bedale ..
Frances Ward widow and Admin of Richard Ward late of East Witton 
WARD, Richard (I7172)
 
166 Administration and Inventory taken after his death in December 1674 naming 'Lucia Blackburn de Bellerby' as executrix for 'her late husband' BLACKBURN, Ralph (I7114)
 
167 Adopted out. GORDON, Annie E. (I1697)
 
168 After the death of James, she settled with her family at Economy, where she taught school for some time. BERRY, Elizabeth (I965)
 
169 age 18 in 1615 WARD, William (I8236)
 
170 age according to 1881 census GILLMORE, William Morton (I2084)
 
171 Agnes Dodsworth of Jolby, seems to have been a small farmer, in Richmond
Archdeaconary 8/6/1587 will, faded date on inventory, 18/7/1587 proved,
RD/AP1/29/88 - mentions father George Ward, mother Ward, brother John Ward, sister Elinor, sister Cirile??, father Rowland Dodsworth, mother Dodsworth, Rowland Saint?, Thomas Bulman, Elinor Bulman, Margaret Bulman, Cirile Bulman, Robert Dodsworth, George bulman, Cirile?? bulman, George Saint?? and Barbara 
WARD, Agnes (I6910)
 
172 Albert is living on the original homestead in both the 1901 and 1911 census with mother Ellen. BERRY, Joseph Albert (I1112)
 
173 Alexander Ward and Mary Clarkson, both of Bolton Hall. Family F2574
 
174 Alias: The Lunar Rogue; Alias: Henry Frederic Moon; Alias: William Newman; Alias: Henry Hopkins
The Lunar Rogue- Although Henry More Smith is one of the most interesting reprobates in New Brunswick history he was never actually incarcerated in York County Jail on Brunswick Street. He was a fugitive from Nova Scotia who came to New Brunswick in 1812. Records show that he was sentenced to death for stealing a horse and was sent to Kingston Jail, Kings County. More Smith, however, had other plans. The wily thief faked a grave illness as part of a cunning escape plan, a plan that was ultimately successful.
Once free, More Smith traveled up the St. John River to Fredericton and continued his life of crime. Though he was arrested and remanded to Kingston, the authorities were not able to keep a hold on the slippery More Smith, for he escaped en route to the jail. Having once again obtained his freedom, More Smith gambled it again. He had the nerve to slip his way, undetected, into the official residence of Thomas Wetmore, Attorney General of New Brunswick, during a dinnerparty. The Lunar Rogue made off with top-hats, cloaks, and other articles belonging to the guests.
More Smith's adventures in Fredericton eventually came to an end. He was arrested and sent to the York County Jail, then on King street, and eventually escorted back to Kingston by the Sheriff of York County.

Waiting for the Gallows - While in Kingston, More Smith managed to slip out of his shackles on several occasions. This provoked the jailor to chain the prisoner's hands and feet and place an iron collar around his neck. He was then chained to the floor. Despite these measures, Smith proved to be irrepressible. By letter, Sheriff Bates complained to the Attorney General that the prisoner was impossibly disruptive:
"After securing him with strong chains to his neck and legs, and with handcuffs, he continued beating the floor; hallooing day and night with little intermission, making different sounds; sometimes with jinkling his chains and sometimes without, apparently in different parts of the gaol, insomuch when we found the largest chain parted about the middle and tied with a string, which clearly proves that irons and chains are no security for him."
Although he was heavily chained and shackled, More Smith found an outlet for his creative nature. He formed an entire "family" of life-like marionettes out of straw from his mattress and shreds of his own clothing, with blood and charcoal serving as paint.
The eccentric prisoner left a strong impression on Sheriff Bates and the community of onlookers who had witnessed his talents. They believed it was a shame to execute this remarkable character. Bates traveled to Fredericton to plead on behalf of his prisoner. He was given assurance from the Attorney General that More Smith would be granted a pardon if he would leave the province, never to return. The Mysterious Stranger fulfilled that promise and Sheriff Bates would never again lay eyes on the wily and irrepressible Lunar Rogue. Little did he know that over 200 years later his legacy lives on in the form of a pub at 625 King Street. 
SMITH, Henry More (I2588)
 
175 Alice Russell of 'Wen', likely Wensley, since her 2nd marriage is in Leyburn, near Wensley. Family F2256
 
176 Alice was a school mistress ARMSTRONG, Alice (I7583)
 
177 alive in 1678 at the time of her father's will. WARD, Frances (I8888)
 
178 Also spelled 'Plewes'. There was a James Plewes who built a lead mine in Wensleydale:
"COBSCAR MILL
Preston under Scar
James Plews leased Cobscar Rake and built this mill a little before 1762"

The Blackburn family of Richmond and Grinton were 
PLEWES, Lucia (I7115)
 
179 Alternate birthplace recorded as Beech Hill. Same place though. LOWTHER, Rebecca Elizabeth (I5534)
 
180 Alternate spelling of Tailbus: Tailboys, Talboys, Tailbois TAILBUS, Jane (I7888)
 
181 Alternate spelling of Tailbus: Tailboys, Talboys, Tailbois TAILBOYS, Cecilia (I8069)
 
182 Alternate spellings of the surname Sawkelth: Salkeld, Sawkeld SAWKELTH, Jenet (I7881)
 
183 Amelia persuaded her father to give up selling booze and to sell the inn. Amelia became chief housekeeper of Victoria General Hospital in Halifax. When James Ward died he left all his real and personal property to her and made William Reid an Executor." ("Dickson and Leslie Family Histories" © 1990 Custom Printers of Renfrew Ltd. ISBN 019942-09-1 ) WARD, Rachel Amelia (I2812)
 
184 Amherst Daily News, Monday, September 18, 1939, pg. #5; Reel #2681, NSARM,
Halifax, N.S.
OBITUARY: Annie Berry
Maccan, Sept. 16 - The death of Annie May Berry, age 76, took place at the
home of her sister, Mrs. Clarence Bigney, early Saturday morning, after an
illness of two weeks, following a paralytic stroke. The late Miss Berry was
a daughter of the late Edward and Paulina (Ward) Berry of Maccan. She
resided for several years following the death of his wife, with a brother at
Parrsboro, but spent the greater part of her life at Maccan where she was
well known and highly respected. For the past number of years she had lived
with her sister on the homestead where she spent her childhood. Owing to
failing health and faculties she had of late years been confined much to her
home, where, however, she took an active interest in household affairs, and
her sudden seizure came as a shock to the members of her family, to whom the
sympathy of their many friends is extended. She is survived by one brother,
Leonard of Boston and one sister, Maud (Mrs. Bigney) of Maccan.

Source: Dave Winter, 4 Feb 2014 
BERRY, Annie May (I5709)
 
185 Amy was widowed at age 43. At age 48 she was baptized on October 4,
1840. She was born a Baptist so it appears that she converted to
Anglican when she married Robert but wasn't baptized as such until
after his death.
Amy Ward is listed in the 1871 Hants County census as 79 years old, at household a 0 0 which means she had already died within 12 months of the census. 
MOSHER, Emetine (Amy) (I123)
 
186 An entry in the Biographical History of Gonville and Cais (College, Cambridge) reads Warde, John: of Bolton, Yorks. ('Richmondiensis ex Bolton super Swala, fluvio sacro'): son of Henry Warde, gent. School, Richmond, under Mr. Bland, four years. Age 21. Admitted May 22, 1612 sizar of his surety Mr, John Webb, Fellow. WARD, John (I8982)
 
187 An entry in the Halifax Citizen of January 31, 1865 reads:
POLICE COURT.
SATURDAY, Jan 28.
William Granville and Thomas Ward, severely pleaded guilty to a charge of selling liquor without a license, and were sentenced to pay a fine of $4 each.
(Thomas was the owner of Three Mile House Inn at the time) 
WARD, Thomas (I243)
 
188 Ancestry.com has the family listed as 'Hard' instead of 'Ward'. Transcription error reported. WARD, Nicholas M. (I220)
 
189 Andrew Peck was from near Newburg, NY at the time of his marriage to Rebecca Scott. PEEK, Andrew Theophilus (I1746)
 
190 Anne Coates of Hudswell buried
widow to Richard Coates of Hudswell buried 
BINCKS, Ann (I6093)
 
191 Anne Warde, was probably Sir Christopher's second
daughter. She appears to be the "Anne Warde of the parish of "Ripon" who had a license to marry John Wandesford, esq., of Kirtlington, on February 12, 1491-2. This marriage was annulled, apparently shortly afterwards.
"1556, April 1. — An instrument of dissolution of the marriage between
Anne Warde, daughter of Christopher Warde of Cuerdale [sic; sc. Givendale], and John Wansford of Kirtlington, esq., by reason of a previous contract between her and Ralph Nevill, and declaring Ralph and Anne to be lawful man and wife. Under the seal of the Prerogative Court, Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop; notarial certificate at the end. 3 The date given to this document is apparently that of the notarial copy extracted from the records of the York Consistory Court." 
Family F2772
 
192 Announcement in New York Museum newspaper Oct 24, 1807. Family F876
 
193 annuant (person who receives an annuity
also in household: Margaret Wiggan Servant Single Female 26 1855 Leyburn, Yorkshire, England General Servant 
RIPLEY, Isabella (I9090)
 
194 Apparently never married as she is still listed as 'Lavinia Berry' in the 1881 census and living on the original homestead. BERRY, Lavinia (I969)
 
195 Appears in the 1673 Hearth Tax: Thomas Warde, Hang West, Middleham WARD, Thomas (I6560)
 
196 Archibald Smith and his wife Anna lived on the Lake farm at Scotch Village; the Genealogy of the Smith Family gives considerable detail concerning Archibald, 'Previous to his marriage in 1790, he worked as a farm hand on the farm at home and for his neighbours, the Allisons, Days and others. It was customary to drive the fatted cattle to halifax on foot. There were no bridges across the St. Croix River, and fords were established to safeguard crossings, imperilled by shifting sands on tidal waters. The common ford was at 'Gravel Point', seldom or never now used, but still to be seen. From Halifax to Yarmouth was the 'Old Coach Road', still visible, the trail, from Newport joining it, thence to Halifax, over Ardoise Hill, passing through the 500 acre grant given to the Rev. George Gillmore in 1784, by the Nova Scotia Gov. ... Archibald Smith, on one of these 'drives of cattle' to Halifax met the young lady Anne Gillmore, who became his wife in 1790, and the mother of the many that bear the name Smith and others. About this time he acquired a property adjoining the Gillmore Grant, on the north, with the intention of settling thereon. Receiving from his father that portion of the Bennett Farm already mentioned, he sold the Ardoise property to his brother Thomas. It is said that after their marriage they moved to Cambridge, Kempt Township, buying a large tract of land from one, Robert Johnson, paying the sum of 400 pounds. Why they removed is not clear, but apparently they were not satisfied with their change, for the next year, 1813, we find them exchanging this large tract for a smaller one in Scotch Village, known as the Nathan Lake farm....' SMITH, Archibald (I1853)
 
197 Archibald's cousin. GILLMORE, Jane (I2048)
 
198 Arthur was a merchant, ship owner and political figure in Nova Scotia. He represented Hants County in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly from 1859 to 1863.
At the age of 16, he joined his brother Loran De Wolf in business in Halifax, later setting up in business for himself in Maitland. He also operated a farm.
Cochran was a justice of the peace, a school commissioner for East Hants and also served in the local militia for a time. In 1875, he was named to the province's Legislative Council. 
COCHRANE, Arthur McNutt (I4049)
 
199 As a young man he was employed by the Gov. of the Province to locate and
build the shore roads at Cambridge, Pembroke, Walton, Tennycape, Noel, etc.
Eventually he removed to Portland, ME engaging in business where his family
of eight childdren located. He died in 1849, aged 56. "
Source: Genealogy of the Smith Family, Descendants of Archibald &
Ann Gillmore, Compiled by Letson M. Smith, Scotch Village, NS, 1934, pg. 7 
SMITH, James (I2041)
 
200 as per Acadian Recorder April 1833 Family F1504
 

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