Mary Ann Ward is the daughter of Nettie Elizabeth Cassingham and John Guinn Ward. She was born 23 Jun 1884 in Keytesville, Chariton, Missouri. She died 5 Dec 1973 at age 89 in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan and was buried 8 Dec 1973 at Evergreen Cemetery, Lansing, Ingham, Michigan.
On 1 Jan 1910, she married John Prosser Haskin (Sr.) in Hooker, Texas, Oklahoma. He is the son of John Allen Haskin and Josephine Wright. He was born 25 Jun 1883 in Brunswich, Chariton, Missouri. He died 16 Oct 1935 at age 52 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois and was buried there at Irving Park Cemetery on 18 Oct 1935..
Children of Mary Ann Ward and John Prosser Haskin (Sr.):
Jane and John Haskin are twins of record proportion! In fact, their birth is recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records under the heading: Heaviest Twins. In 1998, in an article for the Chariton County Historical Society, Jane talked about her birth.
Most information for this family provided by Patricia Jane (Haskin) Helander.
Mary Ann: Birth from the family bible.
Mary Louise: Death from the Social Security Death Index (SSN 328-14-9097).
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