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Ware Genealogy & History

Ware is an English name derived from Old English "weir", meaning river-dam. It described either someone who lived near or worked at a dam or someone from a town Ware named after its dam. A less likely derivation from Old English "waer", meaning wary, would describe a cautious person. English Ware family history dates from the feudal era when they had a family seat in Devonshire, and in America from 1623 in Virginia. The dragons and lions on the Ware crest and coat of arms symbolize valiant and fierce courage. A noted name-bearer in Ware genealogy is Lancelot Ware, co-founder of the high-IQ society Mensa.


Ware Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Corinne Ware-- --, 1893April ,1971LA
B Lyle Ware-- --, 1934March 9,1999IL
C Ned Ware-- --, 1916January 11,2002CA
D Forest Ware-- --, 1915March 16,1999GA

Ware Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Eligha Ware-- --, 1933June 1,1988Quincy,IL
Fairy Ware-- --, 1923October 13,1996Jamaica,NY
G Keith Ware-- --, 1921June 20,2005Waianae,HI
H Roland Ware-- --, 1928August 23,1997Clearwater,FL

Ware Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Allen WareCarolyn CaddJuly 22,1970Wake, NC
Benjamin WareBrenda GarlandSeptember 26,1963Wake, NC
Curtis WareHattie SmithJuly 16,1966Wake, NC
David WareLisa JacobsSeptember 5,1981Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Ware

696th: House697th: Durham
698th: Woodard699th: Moyer
700th: Pennington701st: Harding
702nd: Mullen703rd: McGrath
704th: Sexton705th: Stuart

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