Albert H. Ware


The Topsham Academy was started in the year 1847 or 1848 by a few prominent citizens of the town. They purchased the old Court House and converted it into an excellent school-house, with recitationrooms, library, etc. The teachers the first year were Messrs. Dexter A. Hawkins, class of 1848, and Charles H. Wheeler, class of 1847, Bowdoin College. They were succeeded by Messrs. Albert H. Ware and George O. Robinson, both of the class of 1849, of the same college.”

Reference Data:

History of Brunswick, Topsham, and Hapswell, Maine, by George Augustus Wheeler, 1878, pages 486-7


Albert H. Ware — 1 Comment

  1. Looking for more info on Albert Ware he was married to Rose or Rosa Ware. I was told they came from England 1841 is as far back as I could go. I think it is the oldest village still in existence. He was my grandfather’s dad his name was Roger Ware and his wife was Nettie Ware.

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