George, Benjamin and Sallie. Mary married William Morris, and Benjamin married Jennie Wingate.
Benjamin, son of John and Priscilla Ward, born Jan. 15, 1809, died Nov. 21, 1865, married Sallie Cathell, who was born Dec. 26, 1808, died Oct. 16, 1878. Children: John, born Jan. 16, 1836; Benjamin P., born Apr. 18, 1840. died Nov. 23, 1863; William, born Feb. g, 1842, married Sally H. Smith, who was born Sept 27, 1844; is a farmer, merchant and postmaster at Ward P. 0., Del. Lavinia A., born Oct. 10, 1844, married Rev. John B. Jones, who was barn 1833; they have one child, Alfred Lee, born Dec. 31, 1889. Joseph, who lives now in Philadelphia, born Mar. 13, 1847, married Annie Fooks, who died Mar. 15, 1887; children, Harry J., born Mar. 2, 1879, and Maurice. Cyrus B., (twin with Joseph), born Mar. 15, 1847. married Mattie C. Smith, who was born Aug. 9, 1849; children: Mollie E., born Dec. 27, 1872; Minnie E., born Aug. 3, 1875; Harry H., born Sept. 7, 1877; Sallie A., born Sept. 7, 1879; Nannie L, born Dec. 26, 1881; Mattie E., born Jan. 25, 1884; Benny W., born Nov. 11, 1886; John H., born June 25, 1889. Cyrus Ward is a farmer and miller.
James H., now a practicing physician in Caroline Co., Maryland, son of Benjamin and Sallie Ward, barn June 27, 1849, married Ida Coates; children, Sally and Mary.
Thomas B., son of Benjamin and Sallie Ward, born Mar. 1, 1853, married Mary V. Calloway, who was born Jan. 25, 1861, and died Oct. 13, 1882: second wife, Fannie V. King, barn Aug. 1, 1865, died Jan. 15, 1887; third wife, Mary Boyd, born Nov. 4, 1860. He has no children, and is a farmer, as is his brother John.
Lavinia, daughter of John and Priscilla Ward, born 1802, married twice; by her first husband, Thomas O’Neal, she had six children; Mary Ann, George, Julia, Andrew, Benjamin and John Thomas; by her second husband, Solomon Short, she had two children, Hettie and Lavinia.
Mary Ann O’Neal, married David O’Neal. Children: Thomas, Josephus, Lavinia, George, Henry, Daniel, Priscilla, Sallie and Martha.
George O’Neal, married Margaret Ann Boyce. Children: Thomas, William, Andrew, George, Mary Ann, Alice, Ida, Lena, Joseph and Lillie.
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