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Judge James Britton  Ware

Judge James Britton Ware

Male 1830 - 1918  (87 years)

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  • Name James Britton Ware 
    Title Judge 
    Born 16 Jun 1830  Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Church Affiliation Baptist  [1
    Political 1859  [1, 2
    Elected to the Georgia Legislature. 
    Political 1875  [1, 2
    Elected to the Georgia Legislature. 
    Political 1905  [1, 2
    Elected to the Georgia State Senate. 
    Died 30 Jan 1918  Corinth, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Ware Family Cemetery, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ware, James Britton
    Ware, James Britton
    Person ID I0827  Dickinson
    Last Modified 3 May 2011 

    Father John Mims Ware,   b. 29 Feb 1788, Edgefield County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1838, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Lucy Sturdivant,   b. 07 Apr 1790, Pitt County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1869, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Family ID F1827  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Margaret Tabitha Simms,   b. 12 Mar 1833, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Sep 1916, Corinth, Heard, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 11 Oct 1849  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Alberta Virginia Ware,   b. 08 Mar 1851, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1923, Corinth, Heard, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Almyra Elizabeth Ware,   b. 21 May 1853, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Feb 1940, Troup County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +3. Adelaide Glenn Ware,   b. 17 May 1855, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1914, St. Marks, Meriwether, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    +4. John Fletcher Ware,   b. 12 Sep 1857, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1922, Hogansville, Troup, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [Birth]
    +5. Alonzo Crawford Ware,   b. 17 Dec 1859, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1943, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     6. Albert Zollicoffer Ware,   b. 15 Dec 1861, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. James Britton Simms Ware,   b. 21 May 1864, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1883, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    +8. Henry Hall Ware,   b. 28 Aug 1866, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Robert Hanson Thomas Ware,   b. 18 Jun 1868, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Rigdon Mims Ware,   b. 20 Nov 1870
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2009 
    Family ID F0265  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Jun 1830 - Heard County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Oct 1849 - Coweta County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Ware Family Cemetery, Heard County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Ware, James Britton and Sarah Simms
    Ware, James Britton and Sarah Simms
    Ware Family Reunion 1903
    Ware Family Reunion 1903
    Row 1: J. B. and Sarah Simms Ware; Row 2 (all rows L to R): Louisa Hanson Simms; Janey Ware (Cook); Sarah Ware (Sanders); Ione Ware (Askew); Pat Ware (Pinson); Margaret Snow (Brown); Elizabeth Snow (Smith); Vaughn Snow; Charles Ware; A. C. Ware, Jr.; Henry Hall Ware, Sr. holding Hall, Jr.;Albert Z. Ware; Row 3: John Dickinson Simms; Rev. Hammond; Rev. John Amis; Alberta Ware Orr; Almyra Poss Ware; Adelaide Ware Snow; Ethel Ware Stallings holding Sarah Stallings (Helms); Emma Ware; Annie Walker Ware; Row 4: Love Snow (Moncrief); Forde Darden (Hassan); Gibson Orr (Whitley); Sarah Snow; Olive Snow; George Snow holding Sarah Snow; Thomas Snow; Row 5: Goss Mattox; Jennie Orr (Arnold); Mary Orr Darden; Vallie Davis Ware; Robert Hanson Ware; Rigdon Mims Ware; Roop Snow; Wade Stallings holding Freeman Stallings; Croff Ware holding James Britt Ware II; Sally Kendrick Ware; Row 6: J. R. Pike; Tom Ware; Alva Ware; J. R. Ware; Mattox Snow; Robert Snow; John Snow; Myra Lou Ware (Williams); Veberta Snow (Moncrief); Lucy Ware (White); and Mrs. Amis.
    James Britton Ware
    James Britton Ware

  • Sources 
    1. [S336283] History of Heard County Georgia 1830-1990, The Heard County Historical Society, (Dallas, Texas: The Curtis Media Corporation, 1991), 397.

    2. [S100034] Coweta County Chronicles for One Hundred Years, Mary Gibson Jones and Lilly Reynolds, (Atlanta, Georgia: Stein Printing Co., 1928), 655.