Michigan, Probate Records, Roscommon Probate packets 1874-1917...:
Probate File #44
John J. Ward
8 Apr 1898
Name: John J Ward
Event Type: Census
North Michigan Asylum, Grand Traverse, Michigan
Relationship to Head of Household: Inmate
Birthplace: New York
Son, Colen Ward was mentioned as well.
Age (Expanded): 21 years
Birth Year: 1876
Birthplace: Chemong Co., N.Y.
Spouse's Name: Susan Barney
Spouse's Age (Expanded): 16 years
Spouse's Birth Year: 1881
Spouse's Birthplace: Roscommon Co., Mich.
Event Date: 30 Jun 1897
Event Place: Houghton Lake, Roscommon, Michigan
Father's Name: John J. Ward
Mother's Name: Sarah Newton
Spouse's Father's Name: Wm. Barney
Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary E. Gleason