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  • Name William THOMAS 
    Gender Male 
    • (1) William THOMAS was the step-father of Thomas BALLARD, Sarah (BALLARD) HERMAN and Jane (BALLARD) HILLIARD.

      (2) Thomas Ballard of James City County, Virginia (1630-1690) <>, endnote 13:

      The Will of William Thomas dated 1664 recorded among the York county records names his wife, Anne, his son-in-law [step-son] Thomas Ballard, daughter-in-law [step-daughter] Sarah Herman, and daughter-in-law [step-daughter] Jane Hilliard, wife of John Hilliard, indicating that the three are siblings related to one another in the same degree. . . .

      Among the Surry county records is an acknowledgment dated 17 April 1664, in which John Hilliard acknowledged that "all the cattle now in my possession being three cowes named Tilly, Blossom, Cole, two heifers of two years old & one yearling bull with the increase of the sd. female cattle are the p:p: cattle & estate of my wife Jane Hillier & that I have not a power to sell or allinate them or any of them as apears by ye deed of guift from Wm. Thomas . . . which deed remains in the custody of my brother [brother-in-law], Thomas Ballard." Surry Co. Va. Records, Book 1, p. 240; also Book 2, p. 237. Also appears a record where Thomas Ballard consents to the sale of a heifer: "These are to certifie that I did & doe consent to ye sale of a heifer of a yeare old sold by my sister Hilyrd . . . to Francis Gray for a sow & piggs being a stock of hogs for her own & children's use, but that none of ye hogs be disposed of without my consent, per deed of gift made by Wm. Thomas to my sd sister." 31 August 1667, Surry Co. Va. Records 1664-1671, Book II, p. 288. See also John Bennett Boddie, Historical Southern Families, Vol. IX (Honolulu, HI, 1965) pp. 88-90.
    Person ID I37402  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 22 May 2018 

    Family Anna (BALLARD) 
    Last Modified 22 May 2018 09:46:38 
    Family ID F16175  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart