Elizabeth wrote Old times in Shrewsbury, a history of the town.
Artemas Ward took ownership of the saltbox house and moved in with his family. Prior to this point they had been living in a different house in the center of town.
Charles Grosvenor Ward died as a soldier in the Civil War.
Henry Galbraith Ward sold the farm to his brother Artemas Ward (the grocer and advertiser) for $2043.