William Worth WARD[1, 2, 3]

Male 1914 - 1939  (25 years)


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  • Name William Worth WARD 
    Born 3 Jun 1914  , probably Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5
    • 30 Jun 1914 -> headstone
      1915, Georgia -> age 5 on 1920 census
      1915, Georgia -> age 15 on 1930 census

      Location:
      Probably Fannin County -> his parents appeared in Fannin County on both the 1910 and 1920 censuses.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1920  Stock Hill, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Worth (5) appeared in the household of Newton C. Ward (28) as his son. They lived on a farm. He had not attended school during the year. He and both parents were born in Georgia. The household included Rachel (27), Nellie (7), Ruby (7), Elleree (3), Bondell (1), and Martha J. Johnson (65).

      Martha Johnson was Rachel's mother. Newt's parents, William and Mary Ward, lived two households up.

      1920 Census Analysis – Newton C. Ward Household
    Census 1930  Stock Hill, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1939  Newport, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 9 Jul 1939  Morganton, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7, 8
    • 9 Jul 1939 -> headstone inscription
      9 Jul 1939; Morganton, GA -> burial permit
      9 Jul 1939; Fannin County, GA -> GA deaths

      Cause of death: bleeding [this is consistent with my grandmother's story that Worth was stabbed to death] -> burial permit
    Buried 11 Jul 1939  Johnson Cemetery, Stock Hill, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Worth Ward Burial Permit
    Worth Ward Burial Permit
    Notes 
    • Name:
      William Worth Ward -> burial permit
      Worth Ward -> headstone inscription

      Connection to parents:
      He is named as Newton C. Ward's son on the 1930 census.
    Person ID I1852  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2012 

    Father Newton Coleman WARD,   b. 24 Oct 1890, Newport, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1974, Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Rachel Louisa JOHNSON,   b. 9 Aug 1892, , Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1980, Chatsworth, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 27 Jun 1909  , Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F28  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jun 1914 - , probably Fannin, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Stock Hill, Fannin, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Stock Hill, Fannin, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1939 - Newport, Fannin, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Jul 1939 - Morganton, Fannin, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 Jul 1939 - Johnson Cemetery, Stock Hill, Fannin, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S311] , Kendrick Family Papers; privately held by M. H. Kendrick, [address for private use], Chatsworth, Georgia, 2010., William Worth Ward Burial Permit; citing burial on 11 July 1939; Burial permit issued by the Georgia State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics; Photocopy owned by author's mother, who allowed the author to scan it in 2011 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S135] Johnson Cemetery (Stock Hill, Fannin County, Georgia), Worth Ward monumental inscription, personally photographed by Tonia Kendrick, (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S350] 1930 U. S. Census, Fannin County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); National Archives and Records and Administration microfilm publication T626, roll 355., Stock Hill Mil. District 1488; 56-19; sheet 1-B; dwelling 16, family 16; Newton C. Ward household; accessed; 30 December 2008 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S350] 1930 U. S. Census, Fannin County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); National Archives and Records and Administration microfilm publication T626, roll 355., Stock Hill Mil. District 1488; 56-19; sheet 1-B; dwelling 16, family 16; Newton C. Ward household; accessed; 30 December 2008 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S351] 1920 U. S. Census, Fannin County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T625, roll 256., Stockhill District; 40; sheet 1-B; dwelling 14, family 14; Newton C. Ward household; accessed; 8 April 2007 (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S351] 1920 U. S. Census, Fannin County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T625, roll 256., Stockhill District; 40; sheet 1-B; dwelling 14, family 14; Newton C. Ward household; accessed; 8 April 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S346] Johnson/Stock Hill Cemetery (Stock Hill, Georgia; Latitude: 34.72170, Longitude: -84.24670), ; , ., Worth Ward monumental inscription; 19 July 2009; photographed by Tonia Kendrick (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S304] "Georgia Deaths, 1919-98," database, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); citing State of Georgia. Indexes of Vital Records for Georgia: Deaths, 1919-1998. Georgia, USA: Georgia Health Department, Office of Vital Records, 1998., accessed; 5 March 2012; entry for William W. Ward (1939) (Reliability: 3).