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Ahnentafel Chart for Rev. General Winfield Scott WARE

see also Pedigree Chart for Rev. G.W.S. Ware

compiled by Brett W. Smith

 First Generation

1. Rev. General Winfield Scott WARE "Scott"1 was born on 3 Apr 1854 in , Catoosa, Georgia. He died2 on 3 Jul 1950 in Winder, Barrow, Georgia. He was buried in Providence, Union, Florida.

General joined religion Missionary Baptist.

SOURCES:

BIRTHDATE: (Ware) Family Register from Bible, in possession of Brett W. Smith; Cemetery Records, Olustee Creek Cemetery, Union Co., Florida, Microfilm, Jacksonville (Florida) Branch Family History Center, Film No. F71, Part 4; Grave marker, Old Providence Baptist Church cemetery, Union Co., Florida; 1860 U.S. Census, Catoosa Co., Georgia (age 6, 1860)

BIRTHPLACE: Booklet entitled Descendants of General Winfield Scott Ware and Catie Frisbie McCalla Ware, p. 1, copy in possession of Brett W. Smith; 1900 U.S. Census Soundex, Columbia Co., Florida (state); 1860 U.S. Census, Catoosa Co., Georgia (state)

MARRIAGE #1 (McCalla): (Ware) Family Register from Bible, in possession of Brett W. Smith; Booklet entitled Descendants of General Winfield Scott Ware and Catie Frisbie McCalla Ware, p. 1, copy in possession of Brett W. Smith; Family Group Record of Greenberry McCalla and Nancy Quinn, received from Kathryn Bonnell (date)

MARRIAGE #2 (Haralson): (Ware) Family Register from Bible, in possession of Brett W. Smith

DEATH: Booklet entitled Descendants of General Winfield Scott Ware and Catie Frisbie McCalla Ware, p. 1, copy in possession of Brett W. Smith; Cemetery Records, Olustee Creek Cemetery, Union Co., Florida, Microfilm, Jacksonville (Florida) Branch Family History Center, Film No. F71, Part 4 (date); Grave marker, Old Providence Baptist Church Cemetery, Union Co., Florida (date)

General married5,6 Kate Frisbie MCCALLA 3,4 daughter of Greenberry MCCALLA and Nancy QUINN on 25 Dec 1881 in , Catoosa, Georgia. Kate was born7,8 on 26 Sep 1862 in , Catoosa, Georgia. She died on 2 Dec 1925 in Worthington, Bradford, Florida. She was buried in Providence, Union, Florida.

Additional Sources (Footnotes)

1. Georgia: Catoosa County: Marriages by Bride, 1851-1900 (A-O), Transcription on website, USGenWeb, www.usgenweb.org, http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/catoosa/vitals/marriages/brd185101.txt. [McCalla 027]. name=G.W. Ware.

2. Harrison, MK, Re: [GABARROW] Mrs. Frances Ware, d.1970, Internet mailing list posting dated 2 Dec 2003. With information from Ancestry.com census records. [Ware 051]. place=Barrow Co., GA.

3. Georgia: Catoosa County: Marriages by Bride, 1851-1900 (A-O). name=Katie F. McCalla.

4. Clark, Sherry, Greenberry McCalla, and Bob Ware, E-mail message to Brett Smith, 3 August 2004. [McCalla 029]. name=Kate F. (per 1870 census).

5. Harrison, MK, Re: [GABARROW] Mrs. Frances Ware, d.1970.

6. Georgia: Catoosa County: Marriages by Bride, 1851-1900 (A-O).

7. 1880 U.S. Census National Index , compact discs, Family History Center, Spokane North Stake. age 17, 1880; b.GA.

8. Clark, Sherry, Greenberry McCalla, and Bob Ware. age 7, 1870; b. GA (per 1870 census).

Second Generation

2. Rev. Robert WARE was born about 1817 in , Rutherford, North Carolina. He died about 1860. He married Harriet FORTUNE on 4 Feb 1834 in , Rutherford, North Carolina.

Date shown as marriage date is the date of marriage bond

SOURCES:

BIRTHDATE: "Winder and Ware Family Record," p. 1107 (abt 1800); 1850 U.S. Census, Walker Co., Georgia (age 33, 1850); 1860 U.S. Census, Catoosa County, Georgia (age 45, 1860)

BIRTHPLACE: Death Certificate of Mary Ware Wade, daughter of Robert Ware (state); 1850 U.S. Census, Walker Co., Georgia (state); 1860 U.S. Census, Catoosa Co., Georgia (state)

MARRIAGE: Marriages of Rutherford Co., North Carolina, 1779-1868, Jacksonville (FL) Public Library book no. 929.3756913 H725m; IGI as of September 1981

3. Harriet FORTUNE was born about 1817 in , Rutherford, North Carolina. She died in 1869 in , Catoosa, Georgia.

Date shown as marriage date is the date of marriage bond

SOURCES:

BIRTHDATE: IGI version 3.00 (abt 1810); source for abt 1808?; 1850 U.S. Census Walker Co., Georgia (age 33, 1850); 1860 U.S. Census, Catoosa Co., Georgia (age 45, 1860)

BIRTHPLACE: Death Certificate of Mary Ware Wade, daughter of Robert Ware (state); IGI version 3.00; 1850 U.S. Census, Walker Co., Georgia (state); 1860 U.S. Census, Catoosa Co., Georgia (state)

PARENTS: Ancestral File version 4.10 Submitter: B. Sue Clark Severson; IGI version 3.00

MARRIAGE: Marriages of Rutherford Co., North Carolina, 1779-1868, Jacksonville (FL) Public Library book no. 929.3756913 H725m; IGI as of September 1981

Third Generation

4. Joseph A. WARE 1,2,3,4,5 was born6,7,8,9 on 13 May 1785 in North Carolina. He died10,11,12,13,14,15 on 20 Jun 1828 in Cabarrus Co., North Carolina. He married16,17,18,19 Didima WEBB on 13 Nov 1814 in Lincoln Co., North Carolina.

Name: G.W.S. Ware (his grandson) wrote that his name was Robert, but all other records show his name to be Joseph.

Death date: could be 1830 (not sure of source for this)
Death place: could be Rutherford Co., North Carolina (not sure of source for this)

SOURCES:

PARENTS: "Wilder and Ware Family Record," p. 1107.

MARRIAGE: "Wilder and Ware Family Record," p. 1107 (name of spouse).

5. Didima WEBB 20,21,22,23,24 was born25,26,27,28,29,30,31,32,33 on 1 Jun 1796 in Rutherford Co., North Carolina. She died34,35 in 1869 in Catoosa Co., Georgia. She was buried36 in Ware Cemetery behind George Ware's house on Keith Rd, Catoosa Co., Georgia.

Birthdate: could be 1797 (per Wayne Mayo)

SOURCE: "Wilder and Ware Family Record," p. 1107 (name); 1860 U.S. Census, Catoosa Co., Georgia; Internet records provided by Suzanne Smith Forte.

1860: could not read or write

6. Pleasant FORTUNE 37 was born after 1784 in , Albemarle, Virginia. He died after 14 Jul 1846 in , Rutherford, North Carolina. He was buried38 in Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery,Catoosa Co., Georgia. He married Polly FORTUNE on 1 Aug 1801 in , Albemarle, Virginia.

Birthdate: could be abt 1776
Birthplace: could be of Albemarle Co., Virginia

Marriage date (Melton): could be abt 1816; 1821
Marriage place (Melton): could be North Carolina

SOURCES: Ancestral File version 4.10 Submitter: B. Sue Clark Severson; IGI version 3.00; IGI version 3.02

7. Polly FORTUNE was born about 1784 in , Albemarle, Virginia. She died after 1822 in , North Carolina.

SOURCES: Ancestral File version 4.10 Submitter: B. Sue Clark Severson; IGI version 3.00

Additional Sources (Footnotes)

1. Brown, David Hunter, RootsWeb WorldConnect, Virginia Carolina Georgia Florida Families, Internet lineage-linked database, Rootsweb, http://www.rootsweb.com. [Webb 002]. name=Joseph Weir.

2. Executions in the U.S. 1608-1987: The Espy File (Executions by Date), Document on website, http://www.deathpenaltyinfo.org/ESPY/date.pdf. [Ware 045]. name=Joseph Weir.

3. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb (Software-generated descendancy chart), p. 8. [Webb 004]. name=Joseph Ware.

4. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. [Ware 089]. name=Joseph H. (A.) Ware.

5. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Edna Ware, DAR Application for Membership No. 262027. [Ware 090]. name=Joseph A. Ware.

6. Wayne Mayo, Descendants of Joseph Ware (Software-generated descendancy chart). [Ware 039]. year only (1780).

7. 1880 U.S. Census, internet database, http://www.familysearch.org. entries for Anonymous & Alfred Ware - both say father b. NC.

8. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. b. 13 May 1785, NC.

9. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Edna Ware, DAR Application for Membership No. 262027. b. 13 May 1785.

10. Rutherford v. Green, Court case, Supreme Court of North Carolina, 37 N.C. 121 (1842). [Ware 036]. date only.

11. Ware, Melvin, Re: "Joseph Wier Died or Was Hung", E-mail message dated 26 July 2001. (quoting the May Bulletin of the Genealogical Society of Old Tryon County, Vol. XXIXX, No. 2) [Ware 035]. source for conclusion that Joseph Weir in the case of Rutherford v. Green is the same person as this Joseph Ware.

12. Executions in the U.S. 1608-1987: The Espy File (Executions by Date). source for exact date (20 Jun 1828) & state.

13. Espy, M. Watt and Smykla, John Ortiz, Executions in the United States 1608-1991: The Espy File (Nov. 1994), Study on website, http://www.icpsr.umich.edu:8080/NACJD-STUDY/08451.xml. [Ware 046]. source for county; also contains exact date.

14. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. d. 1857 [wrong].

15. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Edna Ware, DAR Application for Membership No. 262027. d. 1857.

16. Wayne Mayo, Descendants of Joseph Ware. place only.

17. Ware, Melvin, Wares of Catoosa Co., Georgia, E-mail message to Brett Smith, 16 Sep 2000. [Ware 042]. source for date (Abt 1814).

18. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. md. 14 (13) Nov 1814.

19. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Edna Ware, DAR Application for Membership No. 262027. md 13 Nov 1814.

20. Brown, David Hunter, RootsWeb WorldConnect, Virginia Carolina Georgia Florida Families. name=Didma.

21. Ware, Melvin, Didima Ware, E-mail message dated November 5, 2003. [Ware 043]. name=Diadma.

22. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, pp. 1, 8. p. 1: name=Dedema Webb (from will of Robert G. Webb)p. 8: name=Didima Webb.

23. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. name=Diadema Webb.

24. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Edna Ware, DAR Application for Membership No. 262027. name=Diadema Webb.

25. Clark, Sherry, Joseph or Robert Ware married Didima?, e-mail message. (Includes transcription of 1860 U.S. Census records for Rutherford Co., NC.) [Ware 033]. b. 1799, NC.

26. Brown, David Hunter, RootsWeb WorldConnect, Virginia Carolina Georgia Florida Families. b. 1797, Rutherford Co., NC.

27. Catoosa County Cemetery and Genealogy Book, In possession of Sherry Clark. [Ware 031]. 1799 NC.

28. Ware, Melvin, Didima Ware. age 52, 1850.

29. 1860 U.S. Census, Catoosa Co., Georgia , Family History Library, 35 North West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84150, 0803114. age 61, 1860; b. NC.

30. 1880 U.S. Census. entry for Anonymous Ware - mother b. NC.

31. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, p. 8. b. 1797, Rutherford Co., NC.

32. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. b. 1 Jun 1796.

33. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Edna Ware, DAR Application for Membership No. 262027. b. 1 Jun 1796.

34. Brown, David Hunter, RootsWeb WorldConnect, Virginia Carolina Georgia Florida Families. d. 1865, Ringgold, Georgia.

35. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, p. 8. d. 1865, Ringgold, Catoosa, GA.

36. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, p. 8. includes this information; not my original source (not known).

37. Catoosa County Cemetery and Genealogy Book.

38. Clark, Sherry, Descendants of Joseph A. Ware, e-mail message dated 24 Jun 2004 [Ware 074]. "marker missing".

Fourth Generation

8. Robert WARE 1,2,3 was born4,5,6 on 2 Jun 1733 in King's Mountain, North Carolina. He died7,8,9 in 1816. He married10,11 Martha HUTCHESON on 13 May 1758 in King's Mountain, North Carolina.

Early settler of King's Mountain, North Carolina

Book states that dates arrived at from legal records in Lincolnton, N.C.

Death date: Spring of 1816

SOURCE: "Wilder and Ware Family Record," p. 1105.

"Served as Sergeant in Militia of N.C. during War of Revolution."

9. Martha HUTCHESON 12,13,14,15 was born16,17 on 2 Jan 1740. She died18,19,20 in 1816.

SOURCE: "Wilder and Ware Family Record," p. 1105.

10. Robert G. WEBB 21,22,23,24 was born25,26,27,28 on 8 Nov 1761 in Virginia. He was christened29 on 6 Dec 1761 in Albemarle Parish, Surrey, Virginia. He died30,31 on 30 Oct 1843 in Rutherford Co., North Carolina. He was buried32 in Concord Baptist Church, Forest City, Rutherford, North Carolina. He married33,34,35 Emelia CLINTON in 1776.

SOURCE: "Wilder and Ware Family Record," p. 1107.

Extract of the will of Robert G. Webb: "1843, wife, Peggy, land on which I live containing 200 acres, also a part of a tract adjacent, 50 acres, another tract containing 150 acres; also two negroes, Marion and Prince; 3 negro girls, Anna, Rose and Julia, Negro man, Howard and woman, Judith, five cows and calves, 3 horses, all beds and furniture...remainder of property to be sold and divided."The above information provided by Carl McBrayer.

Robert Webb and Elisa as parents of this Robert Webb: per Anne Rohr: "According to another researcher, Bobby Lamb, for whom I have a great deal of respect, that is not the case. This Robert Webb did have a son named Robert, but there is documentation that this son Robert died without having any children, which would eliminate it being our Robert (who had 15 children!)." [If this is the case, then the birthdate & place information & christening information is incorrect, because it applies to the Robert Webb who was the son of Robert Webb & Elisa.]

11. Emelia CLINTON 36,37 was born38,39,40 in 1760 in Surrey Co., Virginia. She died41,42 on 2 Jan 1823 in Rutherford Co., North Carolina. She was buried43 in Buried on plantation near Webb's Ford, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.

Name: could be Milly (per Wayne Mayo)

12. William FORTUNE was born in 1756 in , Albemarle, Virginia. He died in , Macon, North Carolina. He married Sarah about 1773 in , of Albemarle, Virginia.

SOURCES: Ancestral File version 4.10, submitter: B. Sue Clark Severson; IGI version 3.02

13. Sarah was born about 1756 in , of Albemarle, Virginia.

Name: "Sarah Mrs. FORTUNE"

SOURCES: Ancestral File version 4.10, submitter: B. Sue Clark Severson; IGI version 3.02

14. Williamson FORTUNE was born on 4 Dec 1758 in St. Ann's Parish, Albemarle, Virginia. He married Sarah HENDERSON on 26 Jan 1780 in , Amherst, Virginia.

SOURCES: Ancestral File version 4.10, submitter: B. Sue Clark Severson; IGI version 3.02 (marriage)

15. Sarah HENDERSON was born about 1760 in , Amherst, Virginia.

SOURCES: Ancestral File version 4.10, submitter: B. Sue Clark Severson; IGI version 3.02

Additional Sources (Footnotes)

1. Wilder, William Murtha, Wilder/Ware Family Record (3d edition) (Columbus, Georgia: 1969), p. 1105, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, CS 71 .W671 1969. "Wilder and some connecting (especially some Ware) families in the southeastern United States of America; a belated, 'though very incomplete, report of such part of them, of their origins, of their migrations and of their genealogies, as could be found in a cursory search.". (Sergeant) Robert (Robin) Ware.

2. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. name=Robert Ware.

3. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Edna Ware, DAR Application for Membership No. 262027. name=Robert Ware.

4. National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Patriot Index, Centennial Edition, Part III, Washington, 1990 (received from Jo Anne Davison), p. 3099. [Ware 034]. "(found under)WARE:WEARE,WEIRRobert: b 6-2-1733 NC d p(after/post) 1785 NC m Martha Hutcheson Sgt NC."

5. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. b. 12 Jun (2 Jun) 1733, Kings Mountain, Bath Co., NC.

6. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Edna Ware, DAR Application for Membership No. 262027. b. 2 Jun 1733, King's Mountain, N.C.

7. Wilder, William Murtha, Wilder/Ware Family Record (3d edition), p. 1105.

8. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. d. ca 1785 (p 17 Feb 1808).

9. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Edna Ware, DAR Application for Membership No. 262027. d. aft 1785, King's Mountain, NC.

10. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. md. 1757 (1758), Kings Mountain, NC.

11. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Edna Ware, DAR Application for Membership No. 262027. md. 13 May 175 x7x 8, King's Mountain, NC.

12. Wilder, William Murtha, Wilder/Ware Family Record (3d edition), p. 1105. name=Mary Hutchinson.

13. Ware, Melvin, Wares of Catoosa Co., Georgia. name=Mary Hutchinson.

14. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. name=Martha Hutchenson.

15. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Edna Ware, DAR Application for Membership No. 262027. Name=Martha Hutcheson.

16. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. b. 2 Jan 1740, Kings Mountain, NC.

17. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Edna Ware, DAR Application for Membership No. 262027. b. 2 Jan 1740.

18. Wilder, William Murtha, Wilder/Ware Family Record (3d edition), p. 1105. date=abt 1827.

19. Ware, Melvin, Wares of Catoosa Co., Georgia.

20. Little, Monica Ann Meystedt, DAR Application for Membership No. 826828. d. ca 1785.

21. Bell, James T., Re: Alfred Webb & Arabella Hill (NC/GA), Internet message board posting, Genealogy.com, http://www.genealogy.com. (http://genforum.genealogy.com/cgi-bin/print.cgi?webb::12221.html). source for middle initial.

22. Wilder, William Murtha, Wilder/Ware Family Record (3d edition), p. 1107. given name=Robert.

23. IGI (International Genealogical Index), Family History Library, 35 N West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84150 USA. name=Robert (from extracted christening record).

24. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, p. 1. middle initial shown in his will.

25. Wilder, William Murtha, Wilder/Ware Family Record (3d edition), p. 1107. b. abt 1750, Virginia.

26. Brown, David Hunter, RootsWeb WorldConnect, Virginia Carolina Georgia Florida Families, p. 1. source for county (Surrey Co., Virginia) and exact date (6 Dec 1761).

27. IGI (International Genealogical Index). from extracted church records.

28. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, p. 1. b. 6 Dec 1761 VA.

29. IGI (International Genealogical Index). from extracted church records.

30. Wilder, William Murtha, Wilder/Ware Family Record (3d edition), p. 1107.

31. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, pp. 1, 2. d. 30 Oct 1843, Rutherford Co., NC. Also will dated 9 Oct 1841.

32. Wilder, William Murtha, Wilder/Ware Family Record (3d edition), p. 1107.

33. Wilder, William Murtha, Wilder/Ware Family Record (3d edition), p. 1107. date=1776.

34. Brown, David Hunter, RootsWeb WorldConnect, Virginia Carolina Georgia Florida Families, p. 1. date=1779.

35. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb. md. abt 1776.

36. Brown, David Hunter, RootsWeb WorldConnect, Virginia Carolina Georgia Florida Families.

37. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb.

38. Brown, David Hunter, RootsWeb WorldConnect, Virginia Carolina Georgia Florida Families, p. 1. source for county; date=abt 1765.

39. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, p. 1. b. bet. 1760-1765, probably Va.

40. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, p. 2. b. 1760.

41. Brown, David Hunter, RootsWeb WorldConnect, Virginia Carolina Georgia Florida Families.

42. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, pp. 1,2.

43. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, p. 2.

Fifth Generation

16. WARE .

18. David HUTCHINSON 1 .

20. Robert WEBB 2 .Robert married Elisa.

21. Elisa 3 .

22. Robert CLINTON 4 .Robert married Margaret.

23. Margaret 5 .

24. John FORTUNE was born about 1720/1790 in , Wales. He died in 1789 in , Albemarle, Virginia. He married Lucy.

SOURCE: Ancestral File version 4.10 Submitter: B. Sue Clark Severson

25. Lucy was born about 1735.

SOURCE: Ancestral File version 4.10 Submitter: B. Sue Clark Severson

28. John FORTUNE is printed as #24 above.

29. Lucy is printed as #25 on above.

30. William HENDERSON was born about 1734 in , Amherst, Virginia.

SOURCES: Ancestral File version 4.10, submitter: B. Sue Clark Severson; IGI version 3.02

Additional Sources (Footnotes)

1. Ware, Melvin, Wares of Catoosa Co., Georgia.

2. IGI (International Genealogical Index). from extracted christening record for son Robert.

3. IGI (International Genealogical Index). from extracted christening record for son Robert.

4. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, p. 1.

5. Anne Rohr, Descendants of Robert G. Webb, p. 1.

Sixth Generation

48. Thomas FORTUNE was born before 1700 in , Wales. He died in , Virginia.

SOURCE: Ancestral File version 4.10 Submitter: B. Sue Clark Severson

Seventh Generation

96. John FORTUNE was born before 1700 in , Wales. He died in 1741 in , Caroline, Virginia.

SOURCE: Ancestral File version 4.10 Submitter: B. Sue Clark Severson

 

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