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Eddie Lanham
Murrell Gang
Wed Aug 8, 2018 18:59

Yes they were related.

  • Doc Holliday link?David, Wed Aug 8 13:34
    Do you happen to know, by any chance, if your “Georgia General Alexander Ware” was related in any way to Permelia Ellen Ware, who was married to John Stiles Holliday, MD (and lived in Fayetteville,... more
    • Murrell Gang — Eddie Lanham, Wed Aug 8 18:59
      • Permelia WareDavid, Thu Aug 9 12:26
        was Doc Holliday relative author/researcher (Doc Holliday: A Family Portrait ...) Karen Holliday Tanner's ggreat grandmother. David
      • Murrell GangEddie Lanham, Thu Aug 9 05:07
        I am out of town, but if my memory is correct Permelia's grandfather and Alexander Ware were brothers.
        • It may actually be David, Thu Aug 9 12:43
          her uncle/father's (George Washington Ware) brother (?) you are speaking about as otherwise the dates don't quite work out right from what I can gather from your original post? Karen gave me all her... more
          • WareEddie Lanham, Thu Aug 9 18:48
            As I stated, I am out of town so this is by memory. Alexander and James were brothers. James had son George. George had daughter Permelia.
            • Correct, George WashingtonDavid , Thu Aug 9 21:57
              Ware’s (father of Permelia) father was James Ware, Jr.; mother was Letitia. David
              • Doctors Day!David, Thu Aug 9 22:32
                Also of note, Jame’s Cousin Elizabeth had a son by the name Crawford Long who “discovered” anesthesia (ether). “"Doctors Day" is celebrated on March 30 every year to commemorate Long's... more
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