Clark County was formed from Bourbon
and Fayette in 1792. The county seat is the city of Winchester.
THE CLAY CITY TIMES OCT. 20, 1932
MISS EVELYN WARE MEETS TRAGIC END
Miss Evelyn Ware, 51, was burned to death on Saturday morning when the
Ware home on Little Hardswick Creek was destroyed by fire.
The origin of the fire is unknown as as no one else was at home when the
fire started. A brother, Sam Ware, had left home about 30 minutes
earlier. The body was found a the foot of the stair steps in in a badly
charred condition. Burial is at the Ware Graveyard on Hardswick Creek
Ed Ware, Sam Ware and Miss Evelyn Ware, brothers and sisters comprised
the family. Thos. Ware of WINCHESTER is another surviving brother.
The deceased was a fine woman. Her many friends bow their heads in
meditation over the sad and tragic death.
Given to me by Marianne Elliston