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Ward, J.

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, J. B. — of Russellville, Pope County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, J. Bruce — of Hiram, Wayne County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Wayne County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Mrs. J. C. — of Horton, Brown County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, J. Chester — of near Mt. Vernon, Knox County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, J. Curtiss — of Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, J. K. — of Arcadia, Valley County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, J. Lawrence — of Kent County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1942; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate, 1944 (17th District), 1946 (23rd District), 1948 (23rd District), 1950 (23rd District). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, J. N. — of California. Member of California state assembly 6th District, 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, J. O. — of Horton, Brown County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Jack A. — of Baytown, Harris County, Tex. Mayor of Baytown, Tex., 1950-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Jack L. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 18th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, James — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Ward, James A. — of South Dakota. Democrat. Dakota territorial auditor, 1887-89; candidate for Governor of South Dakota, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, James A. — Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, James E. — of Monte Vista, Rio Grande County, Colo. Republican. Member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, James E. D. — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Democrat. Mayor of Dayton, Ohio, 1890-91. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, James F. — Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 13th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, James G. — Democrat. Member of Florida state house of representatives 6th District; elected 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Ward, James Hugh (1853-1916) — of Illinois. Born in Illinois, 1853. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Illinois 3rd District, 1885-87. Died in 1916 (age about 63 years). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Evanston, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ward, James J. — of Plantation, Broward County, Fla. Democrat. Mayor of Plantation, Fla., 1959-71; candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 10th District, 1970. Still living as of 1971.
  Ward, James W. — of Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Corpus Christi, Tex., 1875-80. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Janet — of Arco, Lincoln County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Ward, Jasper — of New York. Member of New York state senate 1st District, 1823-26; resigned 1826. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Jasper Delos (1829-1902) — of Illinois. Born in Java Center, Wyoming County, N.Y., February 1, 1829. Republican. Member of Illinois state legislature, 1860; U.S. Representative from Illinois 2nd District, 1873-75. Died in Denver, Colo., August 6, 1902 (age 73 years, 186 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  Relatives: Son of Cincinnatus Ward (1804-1883) and Eliza A. (Wooster) Ward (1809-1873); married to Emma Jane Raworth (1835-1905).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ward, Jeion A. — of Hampton, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 2000, 2004, 2008; elected Virginia state house of delegates 92nd District 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Ward, Jenison G. — Member of New York state assembly from Fulton and Hamilton counties, 1841. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Jennifer C. (b. 1944) — of Washington, D.C. Born January 29, 1944. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Niger, 1991-93. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Ward, Jerry (b. 1948) — of Anchorage, Alaska. Born in Anchorage, Alaska, July 19, 1948. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War; real estate business; member of Alaska state house of representatives, 1983-84; member of Alaska state senate District E, 1997-; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Alaska, 1998. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Still living as of 2001.
  Ward, Jess — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from North Carolina 4th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Ward, Jesse — of Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 9th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Jim — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Ward, JoAnn — of Scottsville, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Ward, Joe L., Jr. — of Waco, McLennan County, Tex. Mayor of Waco, Tex., 1958-59. Still living as of 1959.
  Ward, John (1767-1816) — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., February 14, 1767. Lawyer; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1791-97; member of South Carolina state senate, 1798-1809; intendant of Charleston, South Carolina, 1801-02. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., September 19, 1816 (age 49 years, 218 days). Interment at Trinity Churchyard, Manhattan, N.Y.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ward, John — of Missouri. U.S. Consul in Chihuahua, 1829-30. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John — of Lima, Allen County, Ohio. Democrat. Postmaster at Lima, Ohio, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John — of Springfield, Sarpy County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John — of Brainerd, Crow Wing County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ward, John C. — of Mercer County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John C. — of Salem County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Salem County, 1889-90; member of New Jersey state senate from Salem County, 1894-96. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John C. — of Raleigh County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1943-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John D. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John E. — U.S. Attorney for Georgia, 1838-39. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John Elliott (1814-1902) — also known as John E. Ward — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Born in 1814. Mayor of Savannah, Ga., 1853-54; Speaker of the Georgia State House of Representatives, 1853-54; U.S. Minister to China, 1858-60. Died in 1902 (age about 88 years). Interment at Midway Church Cemetery, Midway, Ga.
  Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on Confederate States $10 notes in 1861.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Ward, John F. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John F. — of San Francisco, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Ward, John G. — of Coeymans Junction, Albany County, N.Y.; Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1892; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1892; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 14th New York District, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John H. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 7th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 7th District, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John J. — of Darlington, Darlington County, S.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Darlington, S.C., 1965-76 (acting, 1965-66). Still living as of 1976.
  Ward, John L. — of Oneida County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Oneida County 3rd District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John M. — of West Point, Troup County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John M. — of Geneva, Fillmore County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1915-17. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John M. — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John M. — of Limestone, Aroostook County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Aroostook County (10th), 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, John W. — Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 11th District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Jonathan (1768-1842) — of New York. Born in New York, 1768. Democrat. Member of New York state senate Southern District, 1806-10; U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1815-17. Died in 1842 (age about 74 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ward, Jonathan R. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives from New Bedford; elected 1833, 1835, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Joseph B. — of Tolland, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Tolland, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Joseph D. (1914-2003) — of Fitchburg, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Fitchburg, Worcester County, Mass., March 26, 1914. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1949-56; candidate for Massachusetts state attorney general, 1958; secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1959-61; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1960, 1964 (alternate); candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1960; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1963-72; law professor. Died in Ocean Ridge, Palm Beach County, Fla., May 10, 2003 (age 89 years, 45 days). Interment at St. Bernard's Cemetery, Fitchburg, Mass.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Ward, Joseph E. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maryland 7th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Ward, Joseph J. (b. 1893) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., May 11, 1893. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; circuit judge in Missouri 8th Circuit, 1937-47. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Holy Name Society; Delta Sigma Phi; Delta Theta Phi; American Legion; American Bar Association; American Judicature Society. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, May 24, 1947, to Violet G. Martin.
  Ward, Joseph L. — of Nevada. U.S. Attorney for Nevada, 1966-69, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Ward, Joseph W. (b. 1891) — of Caledonia, Livingston County, N.Y. Born in Nutley, Essex County, N.J., June 28, 1891. Republican. Engineer; miller; director of First National Bank of Caledonia; member of New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1942-56. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1917 to Gertrude Hamilton.


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