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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, Oliver W. — of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo. Democrat. Postmaster at Colorado Springs, Colo., 1914-22. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Osborn See C. Osborn Ward
  Ward, Patrick J. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 1st District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Paul A. — of Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 91st District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Ward, Pauline S. — of Old Saybrook, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Peter — of Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y. Mayor of Newburgh, N.Y., 1882-84; member of New York state senate 13th District, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Peter — Democrat. Candidate for South Dakota state attorney general, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Peter C. — of Steuben County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Steuben County 3rd District, 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Phyllis A. — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Ward, Quentin C. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1888; delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Illinois, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, R. H. — of California. Member of California state assembly 5th District, 1865-67. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, R. M. — Member of Minnesota state senate 6th District, 1883-86. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, R. W. — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1916, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Ralph — of Garrison, McLean County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1924 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Ralph — of Patterson, Wayne County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Wayne County Democratic Party, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Richard (1689-1763) — of Newport, Newport County, R.I. Born in 1689. Secretary of state of Rhode Island, 1730-33; Governor of Rhode Island, 1740-43. Died February 21, 1763 (age about 73 years). Interment at Common Burying Ground, Newport, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Ward and Amey (Billings) Ward; married 1709 to Mary Tillinghast (1689-1767); father of Samuel Ward (1725-1776).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Ward, Richard — of Franklin County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Franklin County, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Richard — of Moundsville, Marshall County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Marshall County Democratic Party, 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Ward, Richard — of Hurst, Tarrant County, Tex. Mayor of Hurst, Tex.; elected 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Ward, Richard E. — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 60th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Ward, Robert — of Wayne County, Mich. American candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Robert — of Fullerton, Orange County, Calif. Mayor of Fullerton, Calif., 1975-77. Still living as of 1980.
  Ward, Robert — of North Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Ward, Robert E. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 3rd District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Robert H. — of Perryville, Cecil County, Md. Republican. Candidate for Maryland state house of delegates District 35-B, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Ward, Robert Hodges (1878-1946) — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Born in Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La., 1878. Democrat. Mayor of Shreveport, La., 1916. Died in Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La., 1946 (age about 68 years). Interment at Forest Park East Cemetery, Shreveport, La.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel J. Ward (1834-1906).
  Ward, Robert Joseph (1926-2003) — Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 31, 1926. U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1972-91; took senior status 1991. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., August 5, 2003 (age 77 years, 186 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Ward, Robert L. — of Missouri. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 14th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Robert L. (d. 1979) — of Webster County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Webster County, 1977-79; appointed 1977; died in office 1979. Died December 19, 1979. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Robert Lee — also known as Robert L. Ward — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1932 (Republican primary, 13th District), 1938 (Democratic primary, 1st District), 1952 (Republican primary, 13th District), 1956 (Republican primary, 1st District); Republican candidate for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1940, 1944, 1946, 1948, 1950 (primary), 1951; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1948, 1952; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 11th District, 1954. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Robert M. — Member of Virginia state senate 10th District, 1908-11. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Robert R. — of Benton, Franklin County, Ill. University of Illinois trustee, 1915-19. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Robert S. — U.S. Consul in Foochow, as of 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Robert W. — of Alaska. Republican. Secretary of state of Alaska, 1969-70. Still living as of 1970.
  Ward, Rosa M. — also known as Mrs. William Ward, Jr. — of Chester, Delaware County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Roscoe — of Bridgeton, Cumberland County, N.J. Republican. Chair of Cumberland County Republican Party, 1920-21. Burial location unknown.
  Ward, Ross — of Liberty County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Ward, Roy L. — of Passaic County, N.J. Independent Progressive Conservative candidate for New Jersey state senate 35th District, 1977. Still living as of 1977.


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