WARD, Joshua (1685-1761).
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b. 1685, bro. of John Ward (d.1755).
Ward was returned for Marlborough in 1715 by one of two rival mayors, who obtained possession of the precept and affixed Ward’s return to it, though no one had voted for him. Classed as a Whig, he voted against the septennial bill befor