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date: 20 September 2019

Ward, Sir Joseph George, first baronetlocked

(1856–1930)
  • Michael Bassett

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Ward, Sir Joseph George, first baronet (1856–1930), entrepreneur and prime minister of New Zealand, was born in Hawke Street, north Melbourne, Australia, on 26 April 1856, the third and last surviving of the ten children born to Irish immigrants William Thomas Ward, a merchant, and his wife, ...

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