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DOC#: 053   ST: GA   CNTY: GREE,                             PG: 1 of 1
   EVENT: Cemet,Census,Court,Geneal,IGI,Land,Marriage,Milit,Probate,Will
 SOURCE1: The Compiled Records of GREENE County Georgia
 SOURCE2: Multiple sources
  AUTHOR:
     PUB:
NOTES: Collected by: John E. Cain                      DATE:
LOCATION: 1211 Maritime Ln; Wylie, TX 75098      CAT#:
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The data in this document is a compilation of various records that have
been collected concerning this county.  It is by no means complete.
The format of this document is as follows:

CEMETERIES    -
CENSUS        - US, State, Territorial, Tax lists, slave,
COURT         -  All relevant court documents except probate.
GENEALOGIES   -
IGI           - Data from the LDS IGI files.
IMMIGRANTS    - passports, etc
LAND          - Claims, Grants, Patents, Lotteries, Deeds, etc.
MARRIAGES     - From county records, genealogies, IGI, etc.
MILITARY      - Rosters, Records, Pension, DAR, etc.
PROBATE       - Wills, Minutes, Guardian, Inventory and Accounts, etc.
MISCELLANEOUS - Bible Records, Newspapers, Church, County History,
                Historical Accounts.

Data in Brackets indicates source, ex: [LDS #0158333]

SPECIAL NOTES:

Greene county was formed in 1786 from Washington, Oglethorpe and Wilkes.
Greensboro, 30642 is County Seat.  US Census available: 1820-1910.
Probate Court has marriage, death, and probate records.  Health Dept. has
birth records from 1927.  Clerk Superior Court has divorce rec from 1790,
Civil court, land records from 1785.

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KEY TO 1800 - 1810 UNITED STATES CENSUS
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PAGE = Page # on census schedule   F    = White female under age 10
CNTY = County where enumerated     G    = White female age 10 - 16
A    = White male under age 10     H    = White female age 16 - 26
B    = White male age 10 - 16      I    = White female age 26 - 45
C    = White male age 16 - 26      J    = White female over age 45
D    = White male age 26 - 45      K    = Free Negroes
E    = White male over age 45      L    = Slaves

THE 1800 CENSUS OF GREENE COUNTY GEORGIA (From LDS Search Files)

FIRST NAME LASTNAME CNTY PAGE ST YEAR TYP ABCDE FGHIJ K SL CK
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JAMES      WARE     GREE   49 GA 1801 GTX _____ _____ _ __ ( )
THOMAS     WEAR     GREE   40 GA 1805 GTX _____ _____ _ __ ( )


THE 1810 CENSUS OF GREENE COUNTY GEORGIA (From LDS Search Files)

FIRST NAME LASTNAME CNTY PAGE ST YEAR TYP ABCDE FGHIJ K SL CK
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THOMAS     WEAR     GREE   62 GA 1815 GTX _____ _____ _ __ ( )


KEY TO 1820 UNITED STATES CENSUS
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PAGE = Page # on census schedule   G    = White female under age 10
CNTY = County where enumerated     H    = White female age 10 - 16
A    = White male under age 10     I    = White female age 16 - 26
B    = White male age 10 - 16      J    = White female age 26 - 45
C    = White male age 16 - 18      K    = White female over age 45
D    = White male age 16 - 26
E    = White male age 26 - 45
F    = White male over age 45

THE 1820 CENSUS OF GREENE COUNTY GEORGIA (From LDS Search Files)

FIRST NAME LASTNAME CNTY PAGE ST YEAR TYP ABCDEF GHIJK CK
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JOHN       WARE     GREE  250 GA 1820     ______ _____ ( )
JOHN       WARE     GREE      GA 1824     ______ _____ ( )
THOMAS     WARE     GREE  250 GA 1820     ______ _____ ( )
THOMAS     WARE     GREE      GA 1824     ______ _____ ( )




THE 1850 CENSUS OF GREENE COUNTY GEORGIA


FIRST NAME LASTNAME CNTY PAGE ST YEAR TYP CK
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ABSALOM H  WARE     GREE   78 GA 1850     ( )
H C        WARE     GREE  100 GA 1850     ( )


THE 1860 CENSUS OF GREENE COUNTY GEORGIA

FIRST NAME LASTNAME CNTY PAGE ST YEAR TYP CK
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WILLIAM W  WARE     GREE  525 GA 1860     ( )


THE GEORGIA TAX DIGESTS

From "An Index to Georgia Tax Digests, 1789-1817" (5 Vols).
By: R. J. Taylor;  The Reprint Co., Spartanburg, SC.

Name                     CO/md          Year          Page
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Volume II, 1800-1801

Dean, John               GR/            1801          048
Dean, John               GR/            1801          056
Roberts, John            GR/            1801          028
Ware, James              GR/ev          1801          049
Ware, Thamas             LN/es          1801          049

Volume III, 1803-1806.

Wear, Thomas             GR/re          1805          040*

Volume V, 1814-1817.

Wear, Thomas             GR/ha          1815          062*




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WARE, ELIZABETH K. born Aug 1805 to THOMAS WARE / Sarah Jameson; Batch#
8625101, Sht# 32.
WARE, EZEKIEL P. born 1810 to THOMAS WARE / Sarah Jameson; Batch#
8625101, Sht# 33.
WARE, FRANCES ASBURY born 1840 to HENRY B. WARE / Martha Ann Everett;
Batch# 8426409, Sht# 47.
WARE, HEBRT B. born 29 Jul 1813 to THOMAS WARE / Sarah Jemison; Batch#
8426409, Sht# 48.
WARE, JOHN marriage to Patsey Peeler, 13 Aug 1819; Batch# 8501608, Sht#
99.
WARE, LUCY E. born 1822 to THOMAS WARE / Phoebe Peeler; Batch# 8501502,
Sht# 3.
WARE, MARGARET marriage to Herod Bridges, 1812; Batch# 5000802, Sht# 45.
WARE, MARGARET ELIZABETH born 1846 to HENRY B. WARE / Martha Ann Everett;
Batch# 8426409, Sht# 47.
WARE, MARTHA marriage to Jesse Tanner, 27 Feb 1820; Batch# 7314514, Sht#
10.
WARE, MARY ANN born 1820 to THOMAS WARE / Phoebe Peeler; Batch# 8501502,
Sht# 3.
WARE, SARAH JAMISON born 24 Nov 1807 to THOMAS WARE / Sarah Jamison;
Batch# 8625101, Sht# 32.
WARE, THOMAS marriage to Phoebe Peeler, 02 Jun 1818; Batch# 8501502, Sht#
44.
WARE, THOMAS PARKS born 28 Aug 1838 to HENRY B. WARE / Martha Ann
Everett; Batch# 8426409, Sht# 48.
WARE, WILLIAM H. born 1843 to HENRY B. WARE / Martha Ann Everett; Batch#
8426409, Sht# 47.


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HEADRIGHTS GRANTED TO CITIZENS OF GREENE CO. GEORGIA. (From: "History of
Greene County Georgia" by: Rice & Williams; DPL 975.8612 R497H, 1979.)

Ware, James 230a, 1798.


THE 1820 AND 1821 LAND LOTTERIES OF GEORGIA
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From: "The Third and Fourth or 1820 and 1821 Land Lotteries of Georgia"
Compiled by: The Rev. Silas Emmett Lucas, Jr.   Pub: Genealogical
Reprints; P O Box 229; Easley, SC 29640.


Cty of Res   Name                    Milt dist   Land     Sect   Cnty wh.
                                                 Lot #           Drawn
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Greene       Ware, John              Woodham     010      10     Henry


DEED INDEX
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Grantor              Grantee              Date        ST CNTY BK Page
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Ware, Robert         Cooper, Joseph Sr    13 Dec 1788 GA GREE  1  312
Walker, Sanders      Veazey, James        26 Dec 1785 GA GREE  1  043
Walker, William      Haynes, George       30 Aug 1788 GA GREE  1  291
Ware, Robert         Cooper, Joseph       13 Dec 1788 GA GREE  1  312
Allison, Henry       Adair, Benjamin      30 Jan 1790 GA GREE  1  360
Walker, John & Eliz  Ch: John & Wm.       09 Jun 1789 GA GREE  1  478
Curetice, John & Ag. Bell, Thos.          14 Jul 1787 GA GREE  1  581
Walker, Jeremiah     ?                    31 Dec 1790 GA GREE  1  582
Ware, James          Wardlow, William     28 Oct 1791 GA GREE  1  610
Ware, James          Clark, Henry         28 Dec 1798 GA GREE  2  553
Ware, James          Hayes, Adam          12 Nov 1801 GA GREE  2  606
Ware, James          Stewart, Allan       11 Nov 1800 GA GREE  2  617
Ware, James          Hays, Patrick        10 Nov 1801 GA GREE  2  625
Taylor, James        Ware, James          07 Nov 1796 GA GREE  2  636
Kennedy, Joseph      Ware, James          22 Jul 1800 GA GREE  3  395
Ware, James          Phillips, Jas., Reg  13 Aug 1797 GA GREE  3  235
Garrett, Henry       Walker, Hack         02 Mar 1799 GA GREE  3  554
Ware, James          Cooper, James        13 Nov 1801 GA GREE  3  698
Parke, Ezekiel       Ware, Thomas         14 Jan 1805 GA GREE  4  259
Parke, Ezekiel       Ware, Thomas         15 Jun 1808 GA GREE EE  185
Kirkham, Robert      Ware, Thomas         03 Aug 1808 GA GREE EE  186
Wheeler, Abner       Ware, Thomas         14 Jan 1811 GA GREE EE  187
Cunningham, Jas      Ware, Thomas         14 Sep 1812 GA GREE EE  418
Ware, Thomas         Baldwin, Wm. Sr.     14 Oct 1813 GA GREE EE  455
Ware, Thomas         Riley, Peter         22 May 1817 GA GREE GG   82


(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 1-043)
26 Dec 1785.  SANDERS WALKER of Wilkes co. to James Veazey of the cnty
afsd. for 125pds, 450a on the Ogeechee River, granted to Samuel Creswell
15 Mar 1785 & conv. to said Walker 09 Jun 1785. s/Sanders Walker, Sarah
(X) Walker.  w/ John Brown, Nancy Walker, Stephen Heard.  [NOTE: Sanders
Walker & wife Sarah lived in Wilkes co but often appeared in Greene co
land books.]

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 1-291)
30 Aug 1788. WILLIAM WALKER & JUDITH, his wife, of Wilkes co. to George
Haynes of cnty afsd. for 45pds, 287.5a in Greene co. on Fishing Creek &
Sandy Creek.  s/ William Walker & Judith Walker.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 1-312)
13 Dec 1788.  ROBERT WARE of Edgefield Co. SC to Joseph Cooper Senr. of
Wilkes co., for 250 pds. sterling, 575 acres in Washington co. now Greene
co.  Bounded SW by James Stewart, NE by Robert McMullin, NW by the Oconee
River; on the mouth of the Sandy River; Granted to the said Steven
Simmons 24 May 1786.  S/ ROBERT WARE.  Wit/ Morris Rain, Thomas Cooper,
William Castels.  Proved by Thomas Cooper 31 Oct 1789 before Henry
Graybill J. P.  Reg. 14 Nov 1789.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 1-360)
30 Jan 1790.  Henry Allison of Richmond co. to Benjamin Adair, pltr of
Laurens co. SC for 80 pds. sterling, 322 ac in Greene on waters of the
Oconee.  Bounded NW by Franklin co. line, NE by Samuel Thornton, SW by
JAMES WARE. s/ Henry Allison.  Wit: B Few, JP, Oliver Porter.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 1-478)
09 Jun 1789.  JOHN WALKER & ELIZABETH, his wife, of Greene co. for Love
and affection to our beloved children: JOHN HUNTER WALKER and WILLIAM
WALKER.  s/ JOHN WALKER, ELIZABETH (x) WALKER.  w/ Edward Hunter, Robert
Harper, Jr.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 1-581)
14 Jul 1787.  John Curetice & Annis (Agnes) his wife of Wilkes co. to
Thos. Bell for 100 pds. sterling, 287 1/2 ac. on a branch of Fort Creek
adj Fluker Beckham.  s/ Jno Curtis, Aness (X) Curtis.  Wit: Jno Bailey,
JAS. WARE. Rec. 20 Jul 1792.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 1-582)
31 Dec 1790.  JEREMIAH WALKER & MILLY, his wife, of Wilkes co. to ???,
land on the Oconee, bounded NW by Oconee, NE by Kelly, SW by Johnathan
Hobbs.  s/ J. WALKER, MILLY WALKER.  w/ Thos. C. Russell,JP, J. Coleman.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 1-610)
28 Oct 1791.  JAMES WARE & ELIZABETH his wife to William Wardlow of
Greene co. for 70 pds sterling lawful money, 180 ac Greene co. Bounded SW
by John Ogletree & Richland Creek.  Orig granted to Miles Duncan &
conveyed to JAS WARE.  s/ JAMES WARE, ELIZABETH (X) WARE.  Wit: John
Ogletree, Jr., John Ogletree, Sr., Jas Phillips.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 2-239)
30 May 1792.  William Wardlow to Geo Reid, both of Greene co. the said Wm
& Mary Wardlow, his wife for 20 pds. sterling, 30 ac orig granted Miles
Duncan & conveyed to JAMES WARE then to Wm Wardlow.  Bounded by Richland
Creek, John Ogletree, Baker.  s/ William Wardlow, Mary Wardlow. Wit: Alex
Hall, Hannah Hall.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 2-553)
28 Dec 1798.  JAMES WARE of Greene co. to Henry Clark of Greene co., for
$60, 40 ac. in Greene co. adj. Uriah Green, Borford's Corner, Porter.
s/ J S WARE.  Wit: Robert Thomson, Robert Armstrong.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 2-559)
07 Aug 1799.  Uriah Greer of Greene co. to Henry Clark of same, for $218,
89 ac in Greene co. bounded N by JAMES WARE; part of of a survey granted
to John Smith.  s/ Uriah (x) Greer, Wit: Polly Crewes, Polly Elder.  Ack.
11 April 1801 by said Greer before Richd. Copland, JP.  Reg 1 Mar 1802.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 2-604)
18 Jul 1800.  Booth Fitzpatrick of Greene co. to Joseph Phillips of same,
for $300, 125 ac on the Appalachee River, orig granted the said
Fitzpatrick. adj Andrew Patrick, JAMES WARE. s/ Bouth Fitzpatrick. Wit:
Wm. Hutchinson, Zachr. Phillips. Proved by Wm Hutchinson before Wm
Fitzpatrick, esq. J I C.  28 Aug 1800.  Rec: 1 Sep 1801.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 2-606)
12 Nov 1801.  JAMES WARE to Adam Hayes, both of Greene co., for $40, 48
ac in Greene co. on the W side of the Oconee River in the reserve lands.
s/ JAMES WARE.  Wit: E Park, JP, B Fitzpatrick.  Rec: 12 Nov 1801.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 2-616)
15 Sep 1800.  George W. Foster of Greene co. to Benjamin Christopher of
same, for $400, 132 ac on the Beaverdam, part of 500 ac granted to Wm
Daniel, adj. Bosimon's corner, said Foster, Thomas Carleton.  s/ George
W. Foster, Elizabeth J. Foster.  Wit: JAMES WARE. Ack. before E. Park 19
Sep 1801.  Rec: same day.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 2-617)
11 Nov 1800.  Greene co.  JAMES WARE to Allan Stewart of Little River,
surveyed for Joseph Cannada, 22 Sep 1788, and granted 1 Feb 1790, bounded
SE by Pearce and all other sides by John Coles.  s/ JAMES WARE.  Wit: E
Park, JP, Adam Harris.  Reg 12 Dec 1801.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 2-623)
10 Nov 1801.  Greenesborough.  Received form Eustice Daniel $2.50 being
in full for a part of a tract of land claimed by JAMES WARE, of 35 ac, by
an older survey and grant, which said 35 ac is part of a tract of 210 ac
sold me by said Eustice Daniel in the reserve fork of the Oconee &
Appalachee in Greene co.  s/ Pat Hays.  Wit: James Cooper, JAMES WARE.
Proved by Cooper 11 Nov 1801 before E. Park, JP.  Reg: 11 Nov 1801.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 2-625)
10 Nov 1801.  JAMES WARE to Patrick Hays, both of Greene co. for $52, 35
ac on the W side of the Oconee River in the Reserve land.  s/ JAMES WARE.
Wit: George W. Dillard, Cuthbert Coleman, Chas. Miller.  Proved by
Cuthbert Coleman & Charles Miller 14 Nov 1801 before E. Park, JP.  Reg:
14 Nov 1801.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 2-636)
07 Nov 1796.  James Taylor of Greene co. to JAMES WARE of same, for $100,
274 ac in the reserve fork between the Oconee & Appalacha Rivers, being
part of a survey granted to said Taylor 31 Oct 1787 for 460 ac, adj.
lines of B. Patrick, Daniel.  s/ James Taylor.  Wit: O Porter, JP. Reg:
25 Sep 1801.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 3-235)
30 Aug 1797. JAMES WARE, princ. & John Carson, security return inventory
on estate of Wm. Toombs.

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 3-395)
22 Jul 1800.  Joseph Kennedy to JAMES WARE parcel of land in Wilkes Co.
112 acres.
w/ John Laughlin, John Yeatman               s/ Joseph Kennedy

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 3-554)
02 Mar 1799.  HENRY GARRETT of Hancock co. to HACK WALKER, 287.5a bounded
Harris Cr., orig. granted Thos Greer.
w/ ______ Gilbert, Plegant ________, JOHN H. WALKER, Isaac McClendon.
                                           s/ HENRY GARRETT

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 3-698)
13 Nov 1800. JAMES WARE to James Cooper for $60, 50a parcel of land lying
in the fork of the Oconee & Appalachee, conveyed to me by Booth
Fitzpatrick on 11 Nov 1800, beginning on Jacob Lansom's Spring Branch,
Thomas Davis' line, Phillips' land and Andrew Patrick.
w/ Boswell Turner, Park, JP      s/ JAMES WARE

(Greene County Georgia Deed Book 4-259)
14 Feb 1805.  Ezekiel Park to THOMAS WARE for $210, on waters of Richland
Creek, adj. Philip Carrol.
w/ Thomas Carleton, John Coleman             s/ E. Park.

[NOTE: A Silvanus Walker also lived in Greene co.]

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DATE        GROOMLAST    GROOMFIRST BRIDELAST    BRIDEFIRST CNTY ST
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24 Nov 1787 Ware         James      Walker       Elizabeth  GREE GA  1-1
02 Jun 1818 Ware         Thomas     Peeler       Phoebe     GREE GA
13 Aug 1819 Ware         John       Peeler       Patsy      GREE GA
23 May 1821 Ware         Robert     Norris       Martha     GREE GA
27 Oct 1821 Ware         Hudson     Farrell      Elizabeth  GREE GA
29 Nov 1825 Ware         William    Perkins      Susan      GREE GA
19 Dec 1839 Ware         Henry C    Rainey       Harriet    GREE GA
27 Nov 1873 Ware         Edward H   Nicholsen    Mrs Harrie GREE GA

See IGI for more marriages.

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Wills
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(Greene County Georgia Will Book G-126) [GDAH 33-37]
ABSALOM H. WARE.  09 Jul 1852
Wife: Mary Ware.
Bro: Thomas T. Ware
Other heirs mentioned: David, Elihu, Rebecca, and Sarah Terrell.
Exr: Brother Thomas Ware.
Wit: Sam Barnett, R. H. Vickers, G. G. Norman.
Signed: Absalom H. Ware.

Walker, Wm     WBE-095
Walker, Ed T   WBF-229


Probate Records
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(Greene County Georgia Miscellaneous Records Book A)
15 Jul 1796.  JAMES WARE applied for letters of adm. on est of William
Toombs late of Greene co.  decd. Aug 30.  above obtained letters of admn.

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