Person:James Ward (3)

James Lemill Ward
m. ABT 1745
  1. George Ward1751 -
  2. David WardABT 1751 - 1827
  3. Mary WardABT 1753 -
  4. William Ward1753 - 1817
  5. Jane WardABT 1755 -
  6. Malinda WardABT 1757 -
  7. James Lemill Ward1758 - 1808
  8. John WardABT 1769 - ABT 1846
m. ABT 1774
  1. Solomon Ward1775 - 1849
  2. Abigail WardABT 1775 -
  3. James Ward, Jr.1785 - 1848
  4. Shadrack Ward1786 - 1853
  5. Sarah WardAbt 1790 - 1876
  6. William Wardabt 1792 -
  7. Mary Ward1796 -
Facts and Events
Name James Lemill Ward
Gender Male
Birth? 25 MAR 1758 Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage ABT 1774 Augusta County, Virginiato Sarah 'Sally' Osborne
Death? JUN 1808 Floyd County, Kentucky

James Ward was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Records of James Ward in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley's Augusta County Records:

  • Page 97.--26th March, 1773. James Thompson's (in Burden's tract) will--To son, John, 140 acres on which John lives joining Robert Allison; to son, William; to son, James, 238 acres; to son, Joseph; to wife. Mary; to daughter, Mary; to daughter, Catrin; to daughter, Margaret Hall; to daughter, Elizabeth Ward; to grandson, James Hall; to grandson, James Ward. Executors, sons John and James. Teste: Saml. Lyle, Thos. Cunningham, James McCluer. Proved, 19th May, 1773, by Lyle and McCluer. John Thompson qualified with Samuel Lyle, Danl. Lyle. (Note: James Thompson was the grandfather of James Ward).

Information on James Lemill Ward

712. James Lemill Ward, born March 25, 1758 in Augusta Virginia; died June 1808 in Floyd Ky. He was the son of 1424. William Ward and 1425. Elizabeth Thompson. He married 713. Sarah Osborn Abt. 1774 in Augusta Virginia.

713. Sarah Osborn, born 1755 in Giles Virginia; died October 1814 in Floyd Ky. She was the daughter of 1426. Solomaon Osborn.

More About James Lemill Ward:

Burial: June 1808, Old Ward Cem, Ward City, Johnson Ky

Military service: Revolutionary War

More About Sarah Osborn:

Burial: October 1814, Old Ward Cem, Ward City, Johnson Ky

More About James Ward and Sarah Osborn:

Marriage: Abt. 1774, Augusta Virginia

Children of James Ward and Sarah Osborn are:

356 i. Solomon Ward, born 1775 in Russel Virginia; died November 21, 1849 in Mouth of Tom's Creek, Johnson Ky; married Susannah Oney February 07, 1792 in Washington Virginia.

ii. Abigail Ward, born Abt. 1775.

More About Abigail Ward:

Burial: Old Ward Cem, Ward City, Johnson Ky

Medical Information: Described as an "infirm" person in 1812 Floyd Co Ky census

iii. James Jr Ward, born March 25, 1785 in Russell Virginia; died July 15, 1848 in Martin Ky; married (1) Elizabeth Williamson October 09, 1810 in Floyd Ky; born July 16, 1794 in Mingo Virginia (WV); died Aft. 1880 in Martin Ky; married (2) Betty Jaines Aft. 1838.

More About James Jr Ward:

Burial: July 1848

Occupation: Physician

More About Elizabeth Williamson:

Burial: Aft. 1880

More About James Ward and Elizabeth Williamson:

Marriage: October 09, 1810, Floyd Ky

iv. Shadrach Ward, born 1786 in Russell Virginia; died August 01, 1853 in Johnson Ky; married Lavina Hylton November 11, 1810 in Floyd Ky; born 1793 in Madison Ky; died 1865 in Johnson Ky.

More About Shadrach Ward:

Burial: August 1853, Old Ward Cem, Ward City, Johnson Ky

Military service: 1812, War of 1812

Will: September 1853, Johnson KY September 1853 Term

More About Lavina Hylton:

Burial: 1865, Old Ward Cem, Ward City, Johnson Ky

More About Shadrach Ward and Lavina Hylton:

Marriage: November 11, 1810, Floyd Ky

v. Sarah Ward, born Abt. 1790 in Russell Virginia; died August 05, 1876 in Martin Ky; married John Chapman October 11, 1810 in Floyd Ky; born Abt. 1791 in Virginia.

More About Sarah Ward:

Burial: August 1876

More About John Chapman and Sarah Ward:

Marriage: October 11, 1810, Floyd Ky

vi. William Benton Ward, born 1792 in Russell Virginia; died 1855 in Johnson Ky; married Elizabeth Meek January 11, 1816 in Floyd Ky; born 1804 in Floyd Ky; died Aft. 1870 in Johnson Ky.

More About William Benton Ward:

Burial: 1855

Military service: 1812, War of 1812

More About Elizabeth Meek:

Burial: Aft. 1870

More About William Ward and Elizabeth Meek:

Marriage: January 11, 1816, Floyd Ky

Performed By: January 15, 1816, Samuel Hanna

vii. Mary Ward, born Abt. 1795 in Russell Virginia; married Alden Jr Williamson October 29, 1812 in Floyd Ky; born 1790 in Russell Virginia.

More About Alden Williamson and Mary Ward:

Marriage: October 29, 1812, Floyd Ky

Performed By: October 29, 1812, Basil Lewis