'Ward05'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Ward of Gilston Park, Ward of Northwood Park, Ward of Sheffield

We are not aware of there being any connection between the families shown on this page. They share the page for our convenience.
John Ward (d Gibraltar 1704)
1. John Ward in Spain (b 1703-4, to England in 1782)
m. "a Spanish lady"
  A. George Ward of London & Northwood Park (Isle of Wight) (b 31.08.1751, d 1829)
  m. (09.07.1784) Mary Woodfall (d 1813, dau of Thomas Woodfall)
  i. George Henry Ward of Northwood Park (dsp 1849)
  m. Mary Saunders (dau of William Saunders by Charity Ward) @@ below
  ii. William Ward (b 1787, d 1849, banker) had issue
  m. (26.04.1811) Emily Combe (dau of Lt. Col. Harvey Christian Combe of Cobham Park)
  iii. Henry Baynes Ward (d 1866) had issue
  m. (1821) Harriet (Henrietta) Davis (dau of Judge Samuel Davis, sister of Sir John Davis of Hollywood, Bart)
  iv. John Ward (dsp)
m. Grace Lind of Ireland
  v. James Duff Ward (b c1800, d 20.01.1831 (not 1881), rector of Whippingham) had issue
  m. (22.02.1827) Harriett Marca Seymer (d 01.1864, dau of Henry Ker Seymer (Seymer-Ker) of Hanford)
  vi. Harriet Ward
  m. John Leigh Beckford (Cmdr RN, son of Francis of Basing Hall)
  vii.+ other issue - Richard, Emma, Frances, Charlotte, Honora
  B. Robert Ward, later Plumer-Ward of Gilston Park, Sheriff (b 19.03.1765, d 1847)
  m1. (06.04.1796) Catherine Julia Maling (dau of Christopher Thomson Maling of West Herrington)
  i. Henry George Ward of Gilston Park, Governor of Ceylon then of Madras (b 1797, d 02.08.1600) had issue (1 dau)
  m. (1824) Emily Swinburne (d 19.12.1882, dau of Sir John Swinburne, 6th Bart of Capheaton)
  m2. (16.07.1828) Jane Hamilton (d 26.03.1831, dau of Rev. Hon. George Hamilton (son of 7th Earl of Abercorn), widow of William Plumer of Gilston Park then Cmdr. Richard John Lewis)
  m3. (14.02.1833) Mary Anne Anson (d 1875, dau of Gen. Sir George Anson, widow of Rev. Charles Gregory Okeover of Okeover)
  C. Elizabeth Ward (d unm)
  D. Charity Ward
  m. William Saunders (physician to the Prince Regent)
  i. Mary Saunders
  m. George Henry Ward of Northwood Park (dsp 1849) @@ above



Joseph Ward of Sheffield (hardwareman)
1. Joseph Ward (a 1693)
2. Thomas Ward of Sheffield (d 14.03.1737)
m. Hannah Lee (d 22.12.1731, "related to the Lees of Chesterfield")
  A. Thomas Ward of Sheffield (cutler)
  m. Mary Birkinshaw (b 1709-10, d 28.05.1783, dau of John Birkinshaw (by Susanna Spooner), m2. Samuel Broomhead of Sheffield)
  i. Joseph Ward of Sheffield (b 1744-5, d 15.04.1820)
m1. Ann Linfit (b 1746-7, d 07.09.1778, dau of John Linfit of Sheffield by Helen, dau of Henry Broomhead of Sheffield)
  a. Samuel Broomhead Ward of Mount Pleasant in Sheffield (a 1790, d 1849-50)
  m1. Hannah Watkinson (b 1775-6, d 26.02.1803, dau/coheir of Jonathan Watkinson of Sheffield)
  (1) Samuel Broomhead Ward (rector of Teffont Ewyas, Wiltshire)
  m. (09.12.1830) Ellen Chadwick (dau of Elias Chadwick of Swinton)
  (2) Joseph Ward
  m. (05.12.1827) Mary Hadfield (niece of Samuel Collis Outram of Prior Bank)
  (3) Sarah Ward (b 17.01.1800, d 05.2.1875)
  m. (01.09.1817) James Rimington of Broomhead Hall
m2. (09.02.1809) Grace Martindale (b 12.07.1778, d 08.01.1822, dau/coheir of Thomas Martindale of Massam (by Margaret Twaites of Masham) son of ?? Martindale of Appleby by dau/coheir of Henry Aiskell of Warcop)
  (4) Mary Caroline Ward
  m. (19.02.1835) Charles John Myers (vicar of Flintham, rector of Ruskington)
  (5) Louisa Ward
  m. Robert Hargreaves of Accrington
  (6)+ other issue - John Harrison (d infant), Eliza (a 1844), Emma Grace (d infant), Ann
  m2. Sarah Asline (b 20.06.1757, d 23.01.1829, dau of William Asline of Sheffield)
  b. Thomas Asline Ward of Park House in Sheffield (a 1816, master cutler) had issue
  m. Ann Lewin (d 27.12.1826, dau of Samuel Lewin of Hackney)
  c. John Ward of Sheffield had issue
  m. Elizabeth Sarah Briddon (dau of John Briddon of Middleton)
  d. Mary Ward
  m. (05.07.1805) William Wallis Mason of Birmingham & Beverley
  e. Sarah Ward (b 04.03.1786)
  m. (26.04.1809) John Brown of Sheffield (b 08.09.1783)
  ii. Hannah Ward (d 20.02.1812)
  m. Benjamin Pland of Sheffield Moor

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (first uploaded 15.10.09 to WZmisc02) : BLG1952 (Ward of Northwood Park) with support from Commoners (vol I, Plumer-Ward of Gilston)
(2) For lower section : FMG (vol 2, MS292, 'Broomhead-Asline', p720+)
Back to top of page