The origins of Benjamin & Barbara Ward, who resided during the late 1700s, in Plainfield Township, Northampton County, PA are unknown, Barbara's maiden name is unknown.
From Ancestry.com: Geographic Reference Library. Can someone claim Benjamin as their relation? Was he PA German, Scotch Irish, English, Dutch or other? Was he an immigrant? Was he born in PA or did he migrate from another state? Benjamin took the Oath of Allegiance in Northampton County, PA in 1778, and served as a private in the Revolutionary War, commanded by Capt. Lewis Stacher. Charles Sandwick's 1985 book, "Jacobsburg, A Pennsylvania Community and Its People," has a chapter, "Descendants of Benjamin and Barbara Ward."
American Genealogical Gazetteer Pennsylvania Wardsburg Residential Area County: Northampton State: PA Description: Village is about one half mile from Belfast.