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Permelia Ware
Thu Aug 9, 2018 12:26

was Doc Holliday relative author/researcher (Doc Holliday: A Family Portrait ...) Karen Holliday Tanner's ggreat grandmother.


  • Murrell GangEddie Lanham, Wed Aug 8 18:59
    Yes they were related.
    • Permelia Ware — David, Thu Aug 9 12:26
    • 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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