James Ernest Ware

15 April 1870–18 October 1935 (Age 65)
Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States

The Life of James Ernest

When James Ernest Ware was born on 15 April 1870, in Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States, his father, Augustus Kinney Cornelias Ware, was 24 and his mother, Harriet Nancy "Hattie" Stradley, was 21. He married Harriet "Hattie" Miller on 19 January 1896, in Grayson, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Wayne, McClain, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 2, Parmer, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 18 October 1935, in Hereford, Deaf Smith, Texas, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in West Park Cemetery, Hereford, Deaf Smith, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Ernest Ware
Harriet "Hattie" Miller
Marriage: 19 January 1896
Augustus Hardie Ware
Salome Ethel Ware
Celia Bernice Ware
James Forest Ware
Kinney William "Billy" Ware
Lee Warren Ware
Leonard Earl Ware
Paul D Ware
Nancy Irma Ware
Joel Shelby Ware
Hazel Marie Ware
Olen Wesley Ware

Spouse and Children

19 January 1896
Grayson, Texas, United States


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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Age 6

Historical Boundaries: 1876: Deaf Smith, Texas, United States
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 20

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English:1. topographic name for someone who lived by a dam or weir on a river (Old English wær, wer), or a habitational name from a place named with this word, such as Ware in Hertfordshire. 2. nickname for a cautious person, from Middle English war(e) ‘wary’, ‘prudent’ (Old English (ge)wær).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • James E Ware in household of Augustus G Ware, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James E Ware in household of Augustus C Ware, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James E Ware, "United States Census, 1900"

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