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Artemas Ward
Birth: Nov. 26, 1727
Shrewsbury
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1800
Shrewsbury
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA

Revolutionary War Continental Major General. He was the first Commander-in Chief of the American Revolution, holding that post prior to George Washington assuming command of the force besieging Boston after the battles of Lexington and Concord that occurred in April 1775. (bio by: Jim Sanders) 
 
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 Parents:
  Nahum Ward (1684 - 1754)
  Martha Howe Ward (1687 - 1755)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Trowbridge Ward (1724 - 1788)
 
 Children:
  Ithamar Ward (1752 - 1828)*
  Nahum Ward (1754 - 1778)*
  Thomas Walter Ward (1758 - 1835)*
  Martha Ward (1759 - 1781)*
  Artemas Ward (1762 - 1847)*
  Maria Ward Tracy (1764 - 1833)*
  Henry Dana Ward (1768 - 1817)*
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin Ward (1716 - 1717)*
  Martha Ward (1724 - 1794)*
  Artemas Ward (1727 - 1800)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Shrewsbury
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Jim Sanders
Record added: Mar 15, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6262889
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Thank you for your service. You will not be forgotten.
- Karen M
 Added: Mar. 18, 2016
In honor of your November Birthday Sir...
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 Added: Nov. 20, 2015

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