David Thomas Ware

December 1819–1903 (Age 83)
Twiggs, Georgia, United States

The Life of David Thomas

David Thomas Ware was born in December 1819, in Twiggs, Georgia, United States as the son of Henry Ware II and Sarah. He had at least 4 sons and 5 daughters with Nancy Eveline Glover. He lived in Laurens, Georgia, United States in 1860 and Dublin, Laurens, Georgia, United States in 1880. He died in 1903, in Georgia, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

David Thomas Ware
1819–1903
Nancy Eveline Glover
1835–1892
Shadrack Ware
1840–
Sarah Mariah Ware
1851–1896
Mary Elizabeth Bettie Ware
1852–1937
George H Ware
1856–
David Ware
1857–
Thomas Glover Ware
1861–1933
Anna C Ware
1864–
Evelyn Roberta Ware
1868–1948
Essie C Ware
1872–1851

Spouse and Children

    Male1819–1903Male

    Nancy Eveline Glover

    Female1835–1892Female

children

(9)

    Shadrack Ware

    Male1840–Male

    Sarah Mariah Ware

    Female1851–1896Female

    Mary Elizabeth Bettie Ware

    Female1852–1937Female

    George H Ware

    Male1856–Male

    David Ware

    Male1857–Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Ware II

    Male1756–1864Male

    Sarah

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 1

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1832 · Worcester v. Georgia

Age 13

In 1830, U.S. President Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act which required all Native Americans to relocate to areas west of the Mississippi River. That same year, Governor Gilmer of Georgia signed an act which claimed for Georgia all Cherokee territories within the boundaries of Georgia. The Cherokees protested the act and the case made its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. The case, Worcester v. Georgia, ruled in 1832 that the United States, not Georgia, had rights over the Cherokee territories and Georgia laws regarding the Cherokee Nation were voided. President Jackson didn’t enforce the ruling and the Cherokees did not cede their land and Georgia held a land lottery anyway for white settlers.
1846

Age 27

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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)

  • David Ware, "United States Census, 1860"
  • David Ware in household of Thos G Ware, "United States Census, 1900"
  • David Ware, "United States Census, 1880"

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