Ward Ware

Male28 September 1792–28 May 1870

Brief Life History of Ward

When Ward Ware was born on 28 September 1792, in Needham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Jason Ware, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Washburn, was 32. He married Sara Matthews on 3 March 1819, in New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died on 28 May 1870, in Washington, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in New Cemetery, Washington, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

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Ward Ware
Sara Matthews
Marriage: 3 March 1819
Jane Ware
Calista Ware
Emily Marie Ware
Albert Erastus Ware

Sources (14)

  • Ward Ware, "New Hampshire, Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Ward Ware, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"
  • Ward Ware, "New Hampshire, Death Records, 1654-1947"

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  • Marriage
    3 March 1819New Hampshire, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

    Age 2

    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 8

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 27

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning


    topographic name for someone who lived by or looked after a dam or weir on a river (from Old English wær, wer, Middle English war(e), warre, wer(e), werre ‘weir’), or a habitational name from a place called with this word, such as Weare (Somerset), Weare Giffard (Devon), or Ware (Hertfordshire).

    topographic name for someone who lived by a horse pond or fish pond, from Anglo-Norman French, Middle English wayour, which became early modern English ware, wear.

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

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