Advertisement
Advertisement

Coleman Ware (1906 - 1994)

A photo of Coleman Ware
Add photo
Coleman Ware
1906 - 1994
Born
October 3, 1906
Death
October 16, 1994
Last Known Residence
Elkins, Randolph County, West Virginia 26241
Summary
Coleman Ware was born on October 3, 1906. He died on October 16, 1994 at age 88. We know that Coleman Ware had been residing in Elkins, Randolph County, West Virginia 26241.
Updated: October 7, 2011
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement
Introduction
Every life has a story to tell. This collaborative biography is dedicated to tell the story of Coleman Ware. Click the to update this introduction with a synopsis or highlights of Coleman's life.
Show & Tell His Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Coleman is always remembered.
Update biography

Coleman's biography

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Coleman's life so that he is always remembered. What's this?

Biography
Coleman Ware
Most commonly known as
Coleman Ware
Full name
Did Coleman go by other names?
Other names or aliases
Elkins, Randolph County, West Virginia 26241
Last known residence
Male
Gender
Coleman Ware was born on
Birth
Coleman Ware died on
Death
Birth
Death
There is no cause of death listed for Coleman.
Cause of death
Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Coleman Ware?
Burial / Funeral
Heritage

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Coleman's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations

Where was Coleman born and where did he live?
Childhood

Education

Did Coleman finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Coleman attend?

Religion

Was Coleman a religious man?

Baptism

Was Coleman baptized?
Adulthood

Professions

Share what Coleman did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life

Share highlights of Coleman's life. Experiences, organizations, & how he spent his time.

Military Service

Did Coleman serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?
Obituary

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Coleman Ware?
View other bios of people named Coleman Ware
Advertisement
Advertisement

Family Tree

Coleman's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Ware family tree.

Coleman's Family Tree

Parent
Parent
Coleman Ware Coleman Ware
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Friends

Friends can be as close as family. Add Coleman's family friends, and his friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

Comments

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Coleman.

Cancel

Obituary

Share Coleman's obituary or write your own to preserve his legacy.

Coleman Ware died on October 16, 1994 at 88 years of age. He was born on October 3, 1906. There is no information about Coleman's family or relationships. We know that Coleman Ware had been residing in Elkins, Randolph County, West Virginia 26241.
Followers & Sources
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement

1906 - 1994 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Coleman's lifetime.

In 1906, in the year that Coleman Ware was born, President Theodore Roosevelt received the Nobel Prize for Peace. The award was considered controversial at the time because many thought that he was an imperialist. But he had brokered peace between Russia and Japan a year previous and had allowed a dispute between Mexico and the U.S. to go to arbitration, resolving the issue peacefully rather than resorting to military conflict. For these two reasons, the Nobel Prize committee chose him for the Peace Prize.

In 1914, by the time he was only 8 years old, President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother's Day, the second Sunday in May, as a national holiday to honor mothers. Anna Jarvis had championed a Mother's Day for years but Congress had joked a few years earlier that then they would have to proclaim a "Mother-in-law's Day" as well. The President who championed a woman's right to vote also created a day in their honor.

In 1954, by the time he was 48 years old, on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1969, at the age of 63 years old, Coleman was alive when in August, a previously planned small concert turned into a (free) more than 400,000 strong gathering of attendees and bands at Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York - now called Woodstock. Just some of the 32 acts: Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Jefferson Airplane, Country Joe, Santana, The Band, and Sly and the Family Stone.

In 1994, in the year of Coleman Ware's passing, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

Other Biographies

Other Coleman Wares

Other Wares

Other Biographies

Back to Top