“Joseph was born in Waretown, Gloucester Township, Gloucester County, New Jersey. Waretown was located a few miles from present day Williamstown.
~ New Jersey Marriages, 1684-1895. Joseph A. Ware married Lydia Clutch on 29 Jan 1820 in Gloucester County, NJ. They were married by Justice of the Peace, Joseph B. Smallwood.
~ Joseph was born in Waretown, Gloucester Township, Gloucester County, New Jersey.
~ Headstone Inscription: “Joseph A. Ware / Born / June 14, 1797 / Died / Dec. 6, 1879 / Aged 82 Yrs. 5 Mos. 22 Ds.” This calculates to birthday of 14 Jun 1797.
~ U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules Index. Joseph Ware died in Dec 1879 in Nemaha County, Nebraska. He was age 82 and died of “Dropsy”.
~ Buried in the London Cemetery, London, Nemaha, Nebraska.
Location: From Auburn, 2m N, 4m E on the north side of the road. Longitude: -95.45.45, Latitude: 40.25.19.”
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