Ware County, Georgia History and Biographies


Ware County, Georgia was created in 1824 out of Appling County. This reprint volume is taken from two sources of early Georgia history - “Memoirs of Georgia” and “Historical Collection of Georgia” by George White. The family data in the biographical sketches came from the families themselves and therefore, can be considered more accurate than other sources.

Example of one of the entries in this volume.

GILBERT M. ARCHER, Waycross, Ware Co., Ga., only son of David Isaiah and Sarah Elizabeth (Lee) Archer, was born in Screven county, GA, July 15, 1855. His father was a farmer with whom he remained until twenty-one years of age, receiving such educational advantages as were afforded by the common schools....

(2002), paper, index, 41 pp.

ISBN 9780788496844