Henrietta T. Lee Ware (1866 – 1918)

“Wife of George Plank Ware and Daughter of Mary Jane (Foster) and Thomas Lee. Henrietta and George were married on Christmas Eve, 24 Dec 1884 in Clayton, Gloucester County, New Jersey.

Henrietta and George had at least eight children. They are Eva, Joseph, Bertha, Mary, Elizabeth, Olive, a baby and George.

Henrietta was 18 and George was 22 when they got married by Reverend G.S. Sykes in Clayton, Gloucester County, New Jersey. Henrietta was living in Cross Keys and George was living in Clayton Township prior to their marriage. It was the first marriage for both of them.

Henrietta’s Will was written on 29 Jul 1911 and Probated on 1 Oct 1918. She left the estate to her husband George.

Henrietta died from Nephritis and she was interred in Downer Methodist Church Cemetery, Gloucester County, New Jersey on 12 Sep 1918. She was 52 years, 2 months and 14 days old. Her son George Ware was the Informant on her Death Certificate.”

Downer United Methodist Church Cemetery
Gloucester County
New Jersey, USA


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