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Margaret Nowell Ward

Margaret Nowell Ward

Female 1900 - 1998  (98 years)

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  • Name Margaret Nowell Ward 
    Nickname Peggy 
    Born 29 Jun 1900  North Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Birth Record of Margaret Nowell Ward
    Birth Record of Margaret Nowell Ward
    Gender Female 
    Census 1910  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Graduation 1919  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Agency: Orange High School 
    Census 1920  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Census 1940  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1998  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    History According to her obituary, she "worked at the former Minute Tapioca Co. several years and also was a bookkeeper at Chamberlain's Hardware. Mrs. Stone was an accomplished pianist and organist and was organist for several years at the Community Church of North Orange and Tully. She was an avid gardener, well-known in the area for her rock gardens. She was a lifelong member of the First Universalist Church in Orange and served as chairman of the church fairs for many years. She later organized the "La Petite" flower shows which were held at the church for many years. She also made quilts and raided rugs for various church projects. She was a past president of the Orange Women's Club and was instrumental in forming the Garden Club division of the Women's Club. She was inducted into the Clara Barton Sisterhood of the Universalist-Unitarian Women's Federation in 1979.
    SSN 016-20-0207  [4
    Died 4 Dec 1998  Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 6
    Agency: Quabbin Valley Healthcare Center 
    Buried South Cemetery, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Stone Family Gravestone
    Stone Family Gravestone
    Plot: blk 8 lot 61 sp 1
    Reverse of Stone Family Gravestone
    Reverse of Stone Family Gravestone
    1896 Donald H. Stone 1969
    His Wife
    1900 Margaret N. Ward 1998
    Person ID I829  Delvee Family | Clan of Jonathan, Tribe of Joseph
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2018 

    Father Everett Daniel Ward,   b. 16 Nov 1857, North Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1920, North Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Cora May Harding,   b. 9 Jun 1868, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1952, North Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 22 Oct 1885  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
    Marriage Record of Cora Harding and Everett Ward
    Marriage Record of Cora Harding and Everett Ward
    Family ID F477  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Donald Herrick Stone,   b. 20 Mar 1896, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1969, Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 18 Jul 1925  Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Children 
     1. Diane Stone,   b. 9 Jun 1932, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 2002  (Age 70 years)  [Birth]
     2. Richard Clifford Stone
    Last Modified 11 May 2014 
    Family ID F491  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Jun 1900 - North Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents. - 1910 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Agency: Orange High School - 1919 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was living with her widowed mother. - 1920 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Jul 1925 - Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 39 - 1940 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    54 Ball St - 1998 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts
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    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: Quabbin Valley Healthcare Center - 4 Dec 1998 - Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - South Cemetery, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Margaret (Ward) Stone
    Margaret N. Ward
    Margaret N. Ward

  • Sources 
    1. [S39] Crosby, Barbara, The Ward Family of 11 Children/, (Orange, Massachusetts: manuscript, circa 1950).

    2. [S127] Obituary of Margaret W. Stone "Pianist and Gardener", (Athol, Massachusetts: Athol Daily News, 5 December 1998).

    3. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.).
      Memorial ID 11020842

    4. [S83] Social Security Death Benefit Records (SSDI), (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011).

    5. [S500] U.S. Public Records Index, Ancestory.com, (Online www.ancestory.com, Ancestory.com. Provo, Utah. 2005).

    6. [S805] Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003 , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).

    7. [S801] Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915 , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).
      Birth Record of Margaret Nowell Ward

    8. [S503] 1910 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006).
      Year: 1910; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_589; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0512; FHL microfilm: 1374602

    9. [S499] 1920 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010).
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_698; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 124

    10. [S806] 1940 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012).
      Year: 1940; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: m-t0627-01592; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 6-51

    11. [S3] Ward, Edith. Decent of Lawrence C. Ward, (New York: manuscript, c 1970).

    12. [S38] Brodeur, Diane. Annotated Genealogy of Joseph Delvey, Brodeur, Diane , (Oxford, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1981).

    13. [S52] Muse, Jeanne. Delvey Family Group Sheets, (Asheville, North Carolina: manuscript, 20 August 1995).

    14. [S504] 1900 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004).
      Year: 1900; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Page: 26; Enumeration District: 0494

    15. [S827] Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).
      Marriage Record of Cora Harding and Everett Ward

    16. [S800] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Marriage Record of Cora Harding and Everett Ward

    17. [S51] Wedding Invitation.