General Artemas Ward was born on November 26, 1727 and lived most of his life in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. On July 31, 1750 he married Sarah Trowbridge, daughter of Rev. Caleb Trowbridge and Hannah Walter of Groton, MA. Sarah was born December 3, 1724 and died in Shrewsbury on December 13, 1788. They had eight children. Read more about General Ward.