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Ward, Sir Henry Georgelocked

  • A. A. D. Seymour


Ward, Sir Henry George (1797–1860), politician and colonial governor, was born on 27 February 1797 in London, the only son of Robert Plumer Ward (1765–1846), novelist and politician, afterwards of Gilston Park, Hertfordshire, and his first wife, Catherine Julia (1772–1821), daughter of Christopher Thompson Maling...

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