Peter Ware, Jr (1632 - c.1693)

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Birthplace: Dublin, Co Cork, Ireland
Death: Died in Queen's Creek, York Co, VA
Managed by: stanley w. duke, jr.
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About Peter Ware, Jr

PETER WARE JR. (1632 - bet.1675 & May 23,1693) CHART

     Married: Jane Valentine
     Had: Descending son Valentine

After selling land that his father left him in Queen's Creek in 1675, Peter purchased land next to his brother in New Kent County, Virginia. "A deed is on record in York County showing that Peter Ware Jr. sold land given him by his father (Peter Ware Sr.) on May 26, 1675 to Nathaniel Bacon; 1st cousin to the Nathaniel Bacon of Revolutionary War fame." [ref. 4, 333]

Source: Complete Lineage of the Ware Name to the Present Generation (through descending males) courtesy of Judy Ware © Judy C. Ware http://www.waregenealogy.com/WareLineage.htm ____________________________________

Peter Ware, Jr. (c1632 probably Cork Co., Ireland-Bet 1675 and 23 May 1693 Hampton Parish, York Co., VA), m. Jane Valentine, son/heir, he was appointed Asst. Constable in 1660, and same year he and Nicholas I, witnessed a deposition. In 1662 he was appointed surveyor, in 1663 he was listed as a headright with John Garrett, in 1665 he was appointed constable, in 1675 he sold land to Hon. Nathaniel Bacon belonging to his father, that same year he purchased land in New Kent Co. next to Col. William Claiborne, Edward Cardingbrook and John Ware. This land was also adj. Jeremiah Rawlings, John Garrett and Nicholas Ware according to a 1683 patent.

PETER WARE JR. (1632 - bet.1675 & May 23,1693) CHART

     Married: Jane Valentine
     Had: Descending son Valentine

After selling land that his father left him in Queen's Creek in 1675, Peter purchased land next to his brother in New Kent County, Virginia. "A deed is on record in York County showing that Peter Ware Jr. sold land given him by his father (Peter Ware Sr.) on May 26, 1675 to Nathaniel Bacon; 1st cousin to the Nathaniel Bacon of Revolutionary War fame." [ref. 4, 333] 20. VALENTINE WARE SR. (1670 - c. 1731) CHART

     Married: Mary Leigh
     Had: Valentine Jr., John, Nicholas, Robert, and descending son Edward 

There are at least 3 major sources that state that Valentine Ware was heir to his father, Peter Ware Jr. & mother Jane Valentine. After Valentine's death, his wife Mary & her sons-in-law obtained two patents in King and Queen County; one for 600 acres and the other for 260 acres. His son, Valentine Jr., married Mary Dudley in King & Queen Co., Virginia. [ref. 4,173,333,391] ** Interesting note: Valentine's father-in-law was Col. William Leigh who had been a chairman for the House of Burgesses, Militia Commander-in-Chief, member of the Virginia Council, and first Judge of the Admiralty Court in Virginia. William Leigh's granddaughter, Elizabeth, (by his son John) married Zachary Taylor and was the grandmother of President Zachary Taylor. [ref. 4]

Peter Ware, Jr. date and place of birth are not established but he settled on the Rappahonock River and married Jane Valentine of King and Queen County, VA. Complete information about him and his family is not avialable. W.G.Savage says a deed is on record from York Cty, VA dated 26 May 1675 from Peter Ware of Hampton Parish, York Cty to Nathaniel Bacon for land devised from his father Peter Ware, "long since deceased." This deed was confrmed by a deed dated 23 May 1693 from Valentine Ware, King and Queen County, son and heir of Peter Ware, 2d.

Sources: 1.Title: McClendon, Brummett, Morgan, Henderson Author: Brummett Jerald McClendon; mcclendon@nfis.com Publication: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jerrymcc&id=I0059

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NOTE: Peter Ware, Jr. date and place of birth are not established but he settled on the Rappahonock River and married Jane Valentine of King and Queen Co., VA Complete information about him and his family is not avialable.

W.G.Savage says a deed is on record from York Co., VA dated 26 May 1675 from Peter Ware of Hampton Parish, York Cty to Nathaniel Bacon for land devised from his father Peter Ware, "Long since deceased." This deed was confrmed by a deed dated 23 May 1693 from Valentine Ware, King and Queen County, son and heir of Peter Ware, 2d. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Citing This Record "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.2.1/S56R-LLS : accessed 2014-01-10), entry for Peter /Ware/, Jr..

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Peter Ware, Jr's Timeline

1632
1632
Dublin, Co Cork, Ireland
1652
1652
Age 20
New Kent, King and Queen Co, VA
1668
1668
Age 36
New Kent Co., Virginia
1670
1670
Age 38
Hampton Parish, King and Queen Co, VA
1670
Age 38
1693
May 23, 1693
Age 61
Queen's Creek, York Co, VA
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Virginia, United States