Party affiliation: Democrat
1 son, John Ward. Founder Laredo National Bank, 1895, president until 1912. President until 1946, Loredo Bridge Company, which built and operated International Bridge at Laredo, Texas. President, chairman National Bank of Commerce, San Antonio, 1912-1946.
Chairman First National Bank of San Antonio, Texas, Kleberg First National Bank of Kingsville, Texas.
Born November 5, 1861