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WARD (Soundex W630) — See also ALWARD, AYLWARD, BENWARD, BEREWARD, BEWARD, BROWARD, CLOWARD, COWARD, DENWARD, DORWARD, DOWARD, DOWNWARD, DUWARD, EDWARD, ELWARD, FORWARD, GOWARD, HARD, HARWARD, HAYWARD, HENWARD, HEREWARD, HEYWARD, HOWARD, MILLWARD, MILWARD, OARD, SAYWARD, SEAWARD, SEWARD, SHEWARD, STEWARD, WAND, WARD-PUGH, WARDACH, WARDE, WARDELL, WARDEN, WARDER, WARDIN, WARDLAW, WARDLE, WARDLOW, WARDMAN, WARDNER, WARDROP, WARDRUP, WARDWELL, WART, WIARD, WOODWARD, WORD, YARD.

  Ward, G. B. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 58, 1901-02; member of Minnesota state senate 58th District, 1903-06. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, G. E. — of Joplin, Jasper County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jasper County 3rd District, 1923-24, 1937-38; defeated, 1926, 1940, 1944; Democratic candidate for Missouri state senate, 1942 (primary, 28th District), 1946 (32nd District). Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Gene — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Hawaii 1st District, 1998; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ward, George A. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 12th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, George B. — of California. Member of California state assembly 10th District, 1880-81. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, George B. (1867-1940) — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Born in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., March 1, 1867. Democrat. Mayor of Birmingham, Ala., 1905-08; defeated, 1903; commission president of Birmingham, Alabama, 1913-17; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1920. Died in 1940 (age about 73 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George R. Ward and Margaret (Ketchum) Ward.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Ward, George F., Jr. (b. 1945) — of Virginia. Born in 1945. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Namibia, 1996-99. Still living as of 1999.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Ward, George H. — of Port Costa, Contra Costa County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, George H. — of Long Island (unknown county), N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 1st District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, George Taliaferro (c.1810-1862) — also known as George T. Ward — of Leon County, Fla. Born in Fayette County, Ky., about 1810. Whig. Member Florida territorial council, 1833-34; delegate to Florida state constitutional convention from Leon County, 1838-39; candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from Florida Territory, 1841; candidate for Governor of Florida, 1852; delegate to Florida secession convention, 1861; Delegate from Florida to the Confederate Provisional Congress, 1861-62; candidate for Senator from Florida in the Confederate Congress, 1861; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Shot and killed while leading his regiment in the Civil War battle at Williamsburg, Va., May 5, 1862 (age about 52 years). Interment at Episcopal Cemetery, Williamsburg, Va.
  Ward, George W. — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 29th District, 1968, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Ward, Gordon — of Sharon, Mercer County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1952; candidate in primary for mayor of Sharon, Pa., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Gordon A. — of Casper, Natrona County, Wyo. Democrat. Member of Wyoming state house of representatives from Natrona County, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Ward, H. B. — of Du Quoin, Perry County, Ill. Postmaster at Du Quoin, Ill., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, H. C. — of Bardwell, Carlisle County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, H. M. — Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Mississippi, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, H. O. — of Texas. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 18th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, H. Z. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Candidate for mayor of Grand Rapids, Mich., 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Hallett Sydney (1870-1956) — also known as Hallett S. Ward — of Plymouth, Washington County, N.C.; Washington, Beaufort County, N.C. Born near Gatesville, Gates County, N.C., August 31, 1870. Democrat. Lawyer; member of North Carolina state senate, 1899-1901, 1931; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 1st District, 1921-25. Died in Washington, Beaufort County, N.C., March 31, 1956 (age 85 years, 213 days). Interment at Oakdale Cemetery, Washington, N.C.
  Relatives: Father of Hallett S. Ward, Jr. (son-in-law of Samuel James Ervin, Jr.; brother-in-law of Samuel James Ervin III (1926-1999)).
  Political family: Ervin family of Morganton, North Carolina.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ward, Hamilton (1829-1898) — of Belmont, Allegany County, N.Y. Born in Salisbury, Herkimer County, N.Y., July 3, 1829. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 27th District, 1865-71; New York state attorney general, 1880-81; Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1891-98; died in office 1898; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court, 1895-98; died in office 1898. Died, from heart disease, in Belmont, Allegany County, N.Y., December 28, 1898 (age 69 years, 178 days). Interment at Forest Hills Cemetery, Belmont, N.Y.
  Relatives: Father of Hamilton Ward, Jr. (1871-1932).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ward, Hamilton, Jr. (1871-1932) — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born in 1871. Republican. New York state attorney general, 1929-30. Died in 1932 (age about 61 years). Entombed in mausoleum at Forest Hills Cemetery, Belmont, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Hamilton Ward (1829-1898).
  Ward, Hamilton — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1948-60. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Harold G. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Illinois state senate 31st District, 1931-43; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1936, 1940; candidate for Illinois state attorney general, 1940. Member, American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Harold L. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Harry J. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1940; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Harry P. — of Bergen County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Harry T. — of Ingham County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Ingham County 1st District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Helen — of Ardmore, Carter County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Henderson Lee (1841-1909) — also known as Henderson L. Ward — of Holt County, Mo. Born in Harlan County, Ky., October 20, 1841. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Holt County, 1909; died in office 1909. Died in Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo., February 20, 1909 (age 67 years, 123 days). Interment at New Liberty Cemetery, Craig, Mo.
  Relatives: Married 1877 to Frances Emma Sharp (1858-1931).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ward, Henry — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Henry C. — of Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Md. Republican. Postmaster at Forest Oak, Md., 1864-73; Gaithersburg, Md., 1873-85. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Henry Galbraith (1851-1933) — Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 19, 1851. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1907-21. Member, American Bar Association. Died August 24, 1933 (age 82 years, 127 days). Interment somewhere in Shelter Island, N.Y.
  Ward, Henry W. — U.S. Vice Consul in Buenos Aires, as of 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Herbert H. — of Delaware. Delaware state attorney general, 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Hiram Hamilton (1923-2002) — Born in Thomasville, Davidson County, N.C., April 29, 1923. U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of North Carolina, 1972-88; took senior status 1988. Died in Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, N.C., April 4, 2002 (age 78 years, 340 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Ward, Hiram O. — of Duxbury, Washington County, Vt. Member of Vermont state house of representatives from Duxbury, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Horace B. (b. 1864) — of Danville, Caledonia County, Vt. Born in Danville, Caledonia County, Vt., July 7, 1864. Democrat. Farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Danville, 1910. Methodist. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Horace Taliaferro (1927-2016) — Born in LaGrange, Troup County, Ga., July 29, 1927. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia, 1979-93; took senior status 1993. Died in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., April 23, 2016 (age 88 years, 269 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Ward, Howell — of Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1932, 1940, 1944, 1948; candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 14th District, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Hubert N. — of Tucker County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Tucker County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Hugh C. — of Jackson County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 4th District, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Hugh F., Jr. — of Manchester, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives 18th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Ward, Ichabod — of Norwich, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwich, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Isela — of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Ward, Issac — Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.


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