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Mary Ward (Dyer)

Birthdate: (32)
Birthplace: Newport, Newport Co, RI
Death: January 26, 1679 (32)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Capt. William Dyer, Jr. and Mary Dyer
Wife of Henry Ward
Mother of Rebecca Ward; John Ward and Henry Ward, Jr.
Sister of Samuel Dyer; Mary Dyer; William Dyer; Mahershalalhashbaz Dyer; Christopher Dyer and 7 others
Half sister of Mary A Bowles and Elizabeth Greenman

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About Mary Ward

Johan Winsser:The sons of William Dyre, sometime Secretary and Attorney General of Rhode Island, and Mary (Barret) Dyre, the Quaker martyr hanged at Boston 1 June 1660, appear in many early New England records and their lives can be traced with relative ease. On the other hand, the only known surviving daughter of William & Mary has been identified from a single citation in the early Rhode Island records. On 25 July 1670 Samuel & Henry Dyre were charged by their father to post a $300 bond to ensure the inheritance of $100 due their eldest sister, Mary Dyre, and $40 to their half sister, Elizabeth Dyre (Rhode Island Land Records, 1648-1696 [Ms at the Rhode Island State Archives], 414)

Sources: Title: Mary (Dyre) Ward: Mary (Barrett) Dyre's Missing Daughter Traced Author: Johan Winsser Publication: NEHGR, Volume 145, January 1991 Page: 22-28 Title: Great Migration 1634-1635, C-F Author: Robert Charles Anderson, George F. Sanborn, Jr., and Melinde Lutz Sanborn . Publication: Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001. Repository: Note: NAME Not Given (See Notes) ADDR Not Given (See Notes) NOTE Page: 383

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Mary Ward's Timeline

Newport, Newport Co, RI
Age 19
Age 31
Age 31
New Castle, DE, USA
January 26, 1679
Age 32