Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,145 pages of information and 233,681 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
1824 Born in Great Yarmouth
1851 Master's certificate issued at Greenock after 12 years service in the British Merchant Service
1855 Master's certificate of competency issued at London
1861 George W Ward 37, master mariner, lived in Great Yarmouth, with Ann Ward 36, Elizabeth A P Ward 9, Margaret A Ward 3
1881 George W. Ward 57, Steamship Owner & Nautical Assessor, lived in Elswick, with Ann Ward 56, and his niece Margaret Darnell 25
1885 Left the business partnership with his son in law Albert Charles Augustus Holzapfel in Newcastle.