Nicholas M. WARD

Male 1818 - 1889


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  • Name  Nicholas M. WARD 
    Born  1818  Newport, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Census  1861  Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1861 census shows a total of 8 in the household. 3 males and 5 females. Nicholas and his son John are 2 of the males but I don't know who the 3rd male would be.
    Census  1871  Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census  1881  Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ancestry.com has the family listed as 'Hard' instead of 'Ward'. Transcription error reported.
    Died  15 Mar 1889  Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • - buried in Maplewood Cemetery, Windsor, NS
      - plot 06 8N
      - inscription reads
      Nicholas Ward 1818 - 1889
      His Wife Sarah Caldwell 1830 - 1913
      Jeanette Ward wife of Walter Harris 1865 - 1914
      At Eventide there shall be light
      Reverse side reads
      Annie E. Ward Died March 17,1937 Aged 88 yrs

      fromThe Daily Telegraph, Saint John, NB of April 1, 1889
      d. Windsor, N.S., 22nd ult., Nicholas WARD, native of Newport, age 71
    Person ID  I220  Ward Tree
    Last Modified  17 Jan 2016 

    Father  Robert WARD,   b. 1786, Newport, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1835, Newport, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Emetine (Amy) MOSHER,   b. 1792, Mosherville, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1870, Avondale, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  15 Nov 1810  Newport, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F69  Group Sheet

    Family  Sarah CALDWELL,   b. 11 Feb 1826, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1910, Hantsport, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1850  Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • - Married in Baptist Church, Windsor
    Children 
     1. Amy WARD,   b. Dec 1845, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1851, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Maria WARD,   b. Dec 1845, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1920
     3. Anne Eliza WARD,   b. 17 Jul 1849, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1937, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. John Edward WARD,   b. 9 Jan 1852, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1913, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Lucy WARD,   b. 1853, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1874, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Sarah L. WARD,   b. Feb 1861, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mildred Alice WARD,   b. 22 Apr 1862, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1923, Hantsport, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Laura WARD,   b. 14 Mar 1869, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Jeanette W. WARD,   b. 1 Jul 1873, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1914, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Harry Welton WARD,   b. 1 Nov 1871, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1938, Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F66  Group Sheet

  • Photos
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    Headstones
    Ward, Nicholas & wife Sarah Caldwell
    Ward, Nicholas & wife Sarah Caldwell
    Nicholas Ward 1818 - 1889
    His Wife Sarah Caldwell 1830 - 1913
    Jeanette Ward wife of Walter Harris 1865 - 1914
    At Eventide there shall be light
    Reverse side reads
    Annie E. Ward Died March 17,1937 Aged 88 yrs

  • Notes 
    • - Nicholas was a blacksmith and operated a shop in Windsor (1871
      Business Directory Map)
      - buried in Maplewood Cemetery, Windsor, NS plot 06 8N
      - inscription reads "At Eventide there shall be light
      WARD
      Nicholas WARD 1818 - 1889
      His Wife - Sarah CALDWELL 1830 - 1913
      Jeanette WARD Wife of Walter Harris 1865 - 1914
      Other Side Annie E. Ward Died Mar 17, 1937 Aged 88 yrs 'Though lost
      to sight, to memory dear"

      Looking into the possibility that Nicholas was married to Sarah's
      older sister Mary Ann CALDWELL first. They are closer in
      age than Nicholas and Sarah. And since Mary Ann died in 1846, it fits well.