Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,405 pages of information and 233,863 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

John Ware (1806-1875)

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

John Ware (1806-1875) of Ware and Son

1851 Living at Paris Street, Exeter: John Ware (age 45 born Tavistock), Builder and Auctioneer. With his wife Ann Ware (age 48 born Exeter) and their six children; John Ware (age 21 born Exeter), Builder's Assistant; Lucy Ware (age 18 born Exeter); Ellen Ware (age 16 born Exeter); Charles Ware (age 13 born Exeter); George Ware (age 9 born Exeter); and Francis Ware (age 6 born Exeter).[1]

1864 Mentioned. John Ware, Builder, Paris Street. On the death of William Dicker, the foreman for 27 years.[2]

1871 Living at 2 Cleveland Villas, Exeter: John Ware (age 65 born Tavistock), Builder. With his wife Ann.[3]

1872 March. Resigns as Alderman.[4]

1872 April. Bankrupt due to failure of investments in mines.[5]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. 1851 Census
  2. Exeter and Plymouth Gazette - Friday 05 February 1864
  3. 1871 Census
  4. Exeter and Plymouth Gazette - Tuesday 26 March 1872
  5. Exeter and Plymouth Gazette - Monday 08 April 1872