Dr. James E. H. Ware (1841- 1924)

~1841 – Born, Georgia
Father: George Washington Ware
Mother: Mildred “Milly” or “Mille” Sorrells
1861 – M.D. degree, The New Orleans School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA (claimed by Dr. Ware – not documented by records from the school)
1861 – Practiced medicine, Fayetteville,
Fayette Co, GA
11/03/1861 to 01/16/1862 – Acting Asst. Surgeon (contract physician) – Bowen’s House Hospital, Williamsburg, VA
03/01/1862 to 05/01/1862 – “Ward physician”, College Hospital, Williamsburg, VA, under Surgeon J. G. Westmoreland (paid $18.50/mo)
06/11/1862 – Acting Asst. Surgeon, Gen. Hospital, Camp Winder, Richmond, VA
09/16/1862 – Acting Asst. Surgeon, Gen. Hospital, 2nd Division, Camp Winder, Richmond, VA
10/09/1862 – Acting Asst. Surgeon, Gen. Hospital, 2nd Division, Camp Winder, Richmond, VA
11/01/1862 – Contract annulled by Surgeon General Samuel Preston Moore
01/31/1863 – Acting Asst. Surgeon, Empire Hospital, Atlanta, GA
02/15/1863 – Signed contract with Surgeon J. P. Logan for $100/mo
03/00/1863 – Acting Asst. Surgeon, Empire Hospital, Atlanta, GA
09/00/1864 – Served at West Point, GA
02/00/1865 – Acting Asst. Surgeon, Empire Hospital, Opelika, GA
1870 – Druggist, Covington, Newton Co, GA
1874 – Practiced medicine, Covington, Newton Co, GA
1880 – Practiced medicine and living with his mother, Mildred, Fayette Co, GA
1890 – Practiced medicine, Coweta Co, GA
1900 – Practiced medicine, Kedron,
Coweta Co, GA
1903 – Practiced medicine, Dundee,
Fayette Co, GA
1906 – Practiced medicine, Fayetteville, Fayette Co, GA
1910 – Farmer, Shake Rag, Fayette Co, GA,
head of household and living with sister, Louisa Still (or Stell), 84 y.o. widow
1920 – Living with his brother, Obber Wynn, Coweta Co, GA
12/27/1924 – Died, Coweta Co, GA

This biographical sketch is from:
Hambrecht, F.T. & Koste, J.L., Biographical
register of physicians who served the
Confederacy in a medical capacity.
05/25/2013. Unpublished database.

Burial:
Cokes Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery
Sharpsburg
Coweta County
Georgia, USA


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