Age 76 years. Her husband was the Registrar of West Point Military Academy. She was the mother of Lieut. Matthew Henry Ward (1840-1867), a volunteer with the 9th Michigan Cavalry who died at the end of the war; Philip G.W. Ward (1842-1874) with Burnside's Cavalry and Bryan Ward Jr. (1848-1863) who died of typhoid fever. Her husband was succeeded as registrar by their son, William, who was in the position for over 50 years. Her son, Brigadier General Thomas Ward (1839-1926) was an Army officer and military instructor.