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Bibles and Wills

A collection of Information about wills and Family Bible entries

Book Reviews

A collection of information and reviews of books of interest to our members

Index of Ware Family Archives

Master Index

Lists and Directories

Lists And Directories

Ware Photo Gallery

Photos of Individuals, Tombstones and Places

Works and Contributions of Judy Ware

A collection of Judy Wares many contributions to this site along with her writings

Works of Raymond Ware

A collection of stories and poems by Raymond Ware

Ware Family in the News

A collection of news items related to the Ware families

Ware Family and its Presidential Connections

A collection of information related to the Ware families interaction with the presidents of the United States

Ware Families Visitor Map

A Map of where our Visitors Visit From

Ware Related Cemeteries

A List of Cemeteries related to the Ware Name

Wares in Clarke County Virginia

A collection of information about Wares in Clarke County VA – Judy Ware

Ware Slave Info

A collection of information about slaves associated with the Ware Family

Where to Find Ware Families

A collection of information to assist in finding Ware Families

Vital Statistics


Death and Obituaries


Engagement and Marriage

Legal and Probate


Most Recent Posts on this Site

  • Frederick John Ware Obituary, 1981
    OMAHA, Neb. -- Frederick Ware, whose news-writing credo of 'keep it short and make it sing' shaped the careers of hundreds of journalists during his 47 years with The [More...]

  • Joyce D. Ware Obituary, 2006
    JOYCE D. WARE, 68, of Sardinia, died Wednesday. Services: 1 p.m. Monday at Beam-Fender Funeral Home, Sardinia. Visitation: 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Source:  Cincinnati Post, The (OH) - [More...]

  • Barbara Ann Ware Obituary, 2007
    Barbara Ann Ware, age 68, of Loudonville, died Saturday June 23, 2007 at Hospice of North Central Ohio in Ashland. Barbara was born June 3, 1939 in Savanna Georgia to [More...]

  • Dorothy Ware Kapela Obituary, 2008
    DOROTHY KAPELA (nee Ware), [Age unavailable from paper] beloved wife of the late John; devoted mother of Jeffrey Kapela; dear sister of Ethel Page; dearest aunt and friend to many. [More...]

  • Sarah F. Ware Obituary, 2008
    Sarah Ware passed away July 9, 2008. Announcements later. (Stewart & Calhoun, 330-535-1543.) Please sign the guestbook at www.ohio.com/obituaries. Source:  Akron Beacon Journal (OH) - Thursday, July 10, 2008  

  • Warren W. Ware Obituary, 2008
    64. Beloved husband of Rosemary (nee McDermott); loving father of Nathan (Margherita),Jamey (Sandi), Aaron (Stacie) and Evan. Pops to Alexa, Brianna, Christina, Gabe, Henry and Lucy; son of Estelle and [More...]

  • Jane Ware Clark Obituary, 2012
    JANE CLARK (nee Ware), beloved wife of the late Emil; loving mother of Diane Clark (David), Gail Hartzell (Edward), Paul (Debra) and Maryellen Valaitis (Mark); grandmother of eight; great-grandmother of [More...]

  • Max Ware Obituary, 2014
        He was born on May 19, 1930, in Belington, West Virginia, to Cecil M. and Blanche (Pharis) Ware and lived in Alliance for 63 years. A member of First Baptist Church, [More...]

  • Joyce Ann Ware Moore Obituary, 2015
    Joyce Ann (Ware) Moore, age 65 of Dayton (formerly Columbus), passed away after a lengthy illness on July 20, 2015 in Maria Joseph Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Memorial service to [More...]

  • Laura Davis Ware Obituary, 2016
    Laura died unexpectedly in her home on Tuesday, August 9, 2016. She was born in Canton, Ohio to Lawrence Davis and Marilyn Stebler Davis. She was preceded in death by her [More...]

  • Cecil Ware Jr. Obituary, 2016
    Cecil Ware, Jr., 80, of Minerva, passed away on Friday, Dec. 23, 2016, at 6:48 a.m. at his home. Born on April 19, 1936 in Belington, West Virginia to Cecil M. [More...]

  • Virginia M. Grayson Ware Obituary, 1997
    Virginia M. Grayson Ware, 78, Chicago, Ill., Saturday, November 1, 1997 after a long illness died at the Little Company of Mary Hospital in Chicago. Born in New York City, [More...]

  • Ruth Ann Ware Obituary, 1998
    Ruth Ann Ware, age 57, of Columbus, March 21, 1998 at Mt. Carmel West Medical Center. Preceded in death by daughter, Dora E. Woods; parents, William and Margaret Burgett; sister [More...]

  • Richard Ware Obituary, 2002
    Richard Ware, age 40, of Akron, passed away suddenly Saturday, March 23, 2002. Born Jan. 21, 1962 in Atlanta, Ga., he has been an Akron resident most of his life. Richard [More...]

  • Harold W. Ware Obituary, 2002
    NORTH CANTON Harold W. Ware, 102, died Friday, June 14, 2002. Born in Barberton, he worked for Sealtest Milk Co., City Bakery, Tauers Flowers, Skyway, and drove a Copley school bus. Preceded [More...]

  • Doris A. Ware Obituary, 2002
    DORIS A. WARE, 79, Jackson Center, died Oct. 24, 2002, at Fair Haven Shelby County Home, Sidney. Services will begin at 2 p.m. Monday at Van Horn Funeral Home, Jackson Center. The [More...]

  • Grace Janet Ware Martin Obituary, 2003
    Grace Janet (Ware) Martin, age 78, Sunday, October 19, 2003, Grant Medical Center. Retired Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company. Member Brookwood Presbyterian Church. Survived by husband, John M. Martin; son [More...]

  • Deacon Brian K. Ware Obituary, 2003
    Deacon Brian K. Ware. Funeral services Sunday 6 p.m., God's Grace Deliverance Apostolic Faith Church, 175 Fairway Blvd. Visitation Sunday 5 p.m. until time of service. Interment Monday, Franklin Hills [More...]

  • Estella Ware Obituary, 2003
    Estella Ware, age 88. Funeral service Tuesday 7 p.m. in the chapel of DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long Street. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until the [More...]

  • Mary L. Ware Obituary, 2004
    Mary L. Ware, age 69, of Columbus, died Monday, October 4, 2004 at Mt. Carmel East Hospital. A Youth Leader for the State of Ohio, she was preceded in death [More...]