Richard Ward (24 Nov 1851—28 Aug 1921)

Richard Ward1 was the son of John Ward and Ellen Ireland. He was born on 24 November 1851 at Québec, Canada. 2,3,4,5 He worked as a Farmer with his father in 1871 at Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA. 6 He worked as a Farmer in 1878 at lot 11 con 12, Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA. 7 He worked as a Farmer in 1891 at Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA. 8 He worked as a Farmer in 1901 at E ½ S ½ lot 11 con 12, Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA. 9 He lived between 1909 and 1921 at Front St, Strathroy, Middlesex, ON, CA. 10,11 He worked as a Township Clerk in 1911 at Strathroy, Middlesex, ON, CA. 11 He died on 28 August 1921 Progressive muscular atrophy, 1yr, Pneumonia, 3 days at Strathroy-Middlesex General Hospital, 395 Carrie St, Strathroy, Middlesex, ON, CA. 1 The cause of death was Progressive muscular atrophy, 1yr, Pneumonia, 3 days10 . He was buried on 31 August 1921 at Strathroy Municipal Cemetery, Adelaide, Middlesex, ON, CA. 1,10

He married Rachel Brown on 1 February 1882 at Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA. 12

Rachel Brown1 was the daughter of Robert Brown and Rachel Ann Lemmon. She was born on 9 November 1856 at Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA. 13 She died in 1936 . 1 She was buried at Strathroy Municipal Cemetery, Adelaide, Middlesex, ON, CA. 1

Children of Richard Ward and Rachel Brown:

          James Cobban Logo


Footnotes:

John Ward

born 1822 at Québec, Canada died 14 Feb 1875 at Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA

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Ellen Ireland

born 10 Mar 1832 at Valcartier, QC, CA died 9 Mar 1920 at lot 10 con 12, Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA

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Rachel Brown

born 9 Nov 1856 at Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA died 1936

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Robert Brown

born about 1821 at Ontario, Canada died 17 Oct 1897

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Rachel Ann Lemmon

born about 1817 at Ireland died 3 Aug 1897

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Lyle Stanford Ward

born 14 Mar 1886 at Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA died 24 Mar 1886 at Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA

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Source: Cemetery Transcription, Strathroy Municipal, Adelaide, Middlesex, ON, CA

Author: London/Middlesex Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society

Type: Book

Source: Death Register, CA, Ontario

Author: Ontario Registrar

Type: Vital

Source: 1871 Census of Canada

Author: Dominion Bureau of Statistics

Type: Census/Tax

Source: 1901 Census of Canada

Author: Dominion Bureau of Statistics

Type: Census/Tax

Source: 1878 Historical Atlas of Middlesex County

Author: H.R. Page & Co.

Type: Book

Source: 1891 Census of Canada

Author: Dominion Bureau of Statistics

Source: 1911 Census of Canada

Author: Dominion Bureau of Statistics

Type: Census/Tax

Source: Marriage Register, CA, Ontario

Type: Vital

Québec, Canada
 
Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA

Township

 
lot 11 con 12, Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA
 
E ½ S ½ lot 11 con 12, Metcalfe, Middlesex, ON, CA
 
Front St, Strathroy, Middlesex, ON, CA

The main commercial street.

 
Strathroy, Middlesex, ON, CA

Town on boundary between Adelaide and Caradoc.

 
Strathroy-Middlesex General Hospital, 395 Carrie St, Strathroy, Middlesex, ON, CA
 
Strathroy Municipal Cemetery, Adelaide, Middlesex, ON, CA
 
 

Cause: Progressive muscular atrophy, 1yr, Pneumonia, 3 days

"Pneumonia" is an inflammatory infection of the lungs, and in particular the little air sacs called alveoli. It is very common as a complication of other conditions that result in reduced immune response.

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