825-1 Miami Avenue

General Information

No: 825-1
Street: Miami
Name: N
Historic Plaque: N

Owner Info: N
Built: 1955
Sec: 22
Sub: Miami Road
Lot: R2T2SE

Description: 1 story brick & siding Ranch, hip roof: entry hall with living room and dining room in the back end to the left, den to left of dining end, kitchen to right, enclosed porch further to right; bed rooms to right of entry hall, basement with 2 car garage under all.
Original Use: Residential
Current Use: Residential

Add To: Y
Sub From: Y
Replace: Y

Changes Details: 1974 - Roger Ward made an unspecified addition to the house (probably den off dining end of living room - narrow door between two joists) and a storage building (of which there are many). 2008 - permit to Rob Portman for demolition (Evans Landscaping contractor).


Current Owner: Gh & R. Business Services Inc.
Curr Date Fr: 2007
Curr Date To:

Original Owner: Roger B. & Helen R. Ward
Date Fr: 1950
Date To: 1998

Owner 1: Charlene Burt
Date Fr 1: 1998
Date To 1: 2007

1975 Owner: Roger B. & Mildred K. Ward. Miami Rd R2-T5-522 (see also 902-1 Miami)


Story 1 : Roger died in 1998. He was descended from Uzziel Ward, an early pioneer of Madisonville who came there in 1795. He was a surveyor. His first wife, Helen R., died 28 June 1972, Thomas Funeral Home. His 2nd wife, Mildred, an artist from Madeira, was born 16 September 1918 and died 19 August 1983, aged 64 years, Moore Funeral Home. Both are buried in section 23 of Greenlawn Cemetery, Milford OH. His company was Roger B. Ward Engineering Co. at 825 Miami Avenue, Terrace Park, Ohio, 45174 - Telephone 513-831-4609. Roger died in 1998.
Story 2 : See links with the Moore family at 115 Red Bird Lane.
Story 3 : There are many out buildings with many cages for animals. Charlene Burt has many dogs so the property appealed to her.


1959 Directory:
Roger & Helen Ward

1960-72 Directories:

1973-74 Direct:
Roger Ward

1975-76 Direct:
Roger & Mildred Zilbulka Ward

1978-97 Directories:

1998-99 Direct:
Charlene Burt (moved from 819 Yale)

2000-05 Directories:

2006-07 Direct:
(moved to Florida) (Sold 2007)