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William BALLARD

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  • Name William BALLARD 
    Born 20 Jul 1767  Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1816  Grayson [now Carroll] County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) William Ballard of Bedford County, Virginia (1767-18??) <https://ballardofvirginia.wordpress.com/lineage-group-iii-descendants -of-william-ballard-of-caroline-county-virginia-c-1715-1794/byrom-ball ard-of-bedford-county-virginia-1744-1817/william-ballard-of-bedford-co unty-virginia-1767-18/>:

      William Ballard, the son of Byrom Ballard Bedford County, Virginia, was born 20 July 1767, as recorded among the records of the South River Monthly Meeting in Bedford County, Virginia.

      On 24 April 1788, William Ballard of Bedford County married in a public meeting at South River Meeting House, Elizabeth Anthony of Bedford County, Virginia. Hinshaw, Vol. VI, p. 296. The following witnesses were present: Mary Anthony, Molley Anthony, Mary Ballard, Anna Sea, Mary Johnson, Judith Ballard, Phebe Stanton, Penelope Johnson, Salley Johnson, Robert Hanna, Ashley Johnson, James Candler, Elizabeth Douglas, Betty Johnson, Jane Gipson, Hepzabih Holloway, Edward Lynch, Christopher Anthony, Jr., Christopher Anthony, Christopher Johnson, Achillis Douglas, William Johnson, William Ballard, John Lynch, William Stanton, John Candler, Mary Lynch, Matilda Lynch, Mary Timberlake, Rachel Ballard, Sarah Tate Anthony, Barclay Ballard, Moses Cadwalader, Jr., Charles Anthony, John Timberlake, William Clement, Robert Johnson, Timothy Johnson, Sarah H. Tate. James Pinkney Bell, Our Quaker Friends in Ye Olden Time (Lynchburg: J.P. Bell Co., 1905), p. 71.

      On 3 May 1800 William, his wife Elizabeth with children Anthony, Elenor, Mary, Asa, William, Hannah and Sarah, were granted certificate to Westfield Monthly Meeting, North Carolina from Goose Creek Monthly Meeting in Bedford County, Virginia. Hinshaw, Vol. VI, p. 349. On 23 August 1800 at Westfield Monthly Meeting William and sons, Anthony, Asa and William were received on certificate from Goose Creek Monthly Meeting dated 8 May 1800. Hinshaw, Vol. VI, p. 959.

      Their children were [birthdates of first four children are recorded in a Record Book of the South River Meeting House, Campbell and Bedford Counties, Virginia; William and Hannah appear in the records of Goose Creek Monthly Meeting, Bedford County, Virginia]:

      [i] Anthony, b. 22 February 1789.

      [ii] Eleanor, b. 5 June 1790.

      [iii] Mary, b. 23 January 1792.

      [iv] Asa, b. 19 August 1793.

      [v] William, b. 26 December 1794.

      [vi] Hannah, b. 10 November 1796.

      [vii] Sarah, b. c. 1797.

      (2) Hinshaw, William Wade, Encyclopedia of America Quaker Genealogy, Vol. VI [Reprint]: Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1993, p. 296:

      SOUTH RIVER MONTHLY MEETING [Bedford County, VA]

      BALLARD . . .

      1763, _____, _____. Byrum & Eleanor
      Ch: . . .
      William, b 1767, 7, 20. . . .

      1788, 4, 24. William, Bedford Co., Va., m in a public mtg, Elizabeth ANTHONY, Bedford Co., Va.
      Ch:
      Anthony b 1789, 2, 22
      Eleanor b 1790, 6, 5
      Mary b 1792, 1, 23
      Asa b 1793, 8, 19

      (3) Hinshaw, William Wade, Encyclopedia of America Quaker Genealogy, Vol. VI [Reprint]: Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1993, p. 349:

      GOOSE CREEK MONTHLY MEETING [Bedford County, VA]

      RECORDS . . .

      BALLARD

      _____, _____, _____. William & Elizabeth
      Ch:
      William b 1794, 12, 26
      Hannah b 1796, 11, 10
      Salley b 1798, 8, 14

      1798, 11, 3. William con [condemned for] misconduct & acc

      1800, 5, 3. William & w, Elizabeth, & ch, Anthony, Elenor, Mary, Asa, William, Hannah & Sarah, gct [granted certificate to] Westfield MM [Monthly Meeting], N. C.

      (4) Hinshaw, William Wade, Encyclopedia of America Quaker Genealogy, Vol. I [Reprint]: Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing County, Inc., 1994, p. 959:

      WESTFIELD MONTHLY MEETING [Surry County, NC]

      MINUTES AND MARRIAGE RECORDS

      BALLARD . . .

      1798, 10, 20. William dis [disowned]

      1800, 8, 23. William & s, Anthony, Asa & William, rocf [received on certificate from] Goose Creek MM [Monthly Meeting], dated 1800, 5, 8.

      (5) Hinshaw, William Wade, Encyclopedia of America Quaker Genealogy, Vol. I [Reprint]: Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing County, Inc., 1994, p. 1003:

      MT. PLEASANT MONTHLY MEETING [Grayson County, VA]

      BIRTH AND DEATH RECORDS . . .

      William Ballard
      Elizabeth Ballard
      Ch:
      Bartly b. 6-28-1802
      Samuel Jorden b. 4-11-1805

      (6) www.findagrave.com:

      William McDonald Ballard
      Birth: Jul. 20, 1767
      Death: 1816, Carroll County, Virginia, USA

      [Note by compiler: Carroll County, VA did not exist until 17 January 1842, when it was formed from Grayson and Patrick Counties, VA.]

      William McDonald Ballard born 20 Jul 1767, Bedford Co., Va.

      Died 1816 Campbell Co., Va. [Note by compiler: According to this same source, the decedent died in Carroll County, VA.]

      Son of Eleanor Candler and Byrum Ballard.

      Married, Elizabeth Anthony 24 Apr 1788, South River Quaker Meeting, Bedford Co, VA.

      They had 10 children.

      Quaker Meeting Records show William Ballard and family migrate to Grayson County in 1794 - this part of Grayson county later became Carroll County.

      1800 - William Ballard and his wife Elizabeth (Anthony), and children Christopher "Anthony," Elenor, Mary, Asa, William, Hannah, and Sarah, are granted a certificate from Goose Creek Monthly Meeting in Bedford County, Virginia to the Westfield Monthly Meeting in North Carolina.

      Family links: Parents: Byrum Ballard (1740 - 1817), Eleanor Candler Ballard (1740 - 1791); Spouse: Elizabeth Anthony (1769 - 1826); Children: Barclay Moorman Ballard (1802 - 1878)

      Burial: Ballard Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia, USA

      Created by: anne thiem
      Record added: Aug 02, 2014
      Find A Grave Memorial# 133700227
    Person ID I37257  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2020 

    Father Byrum BALLARD,   b. 27 Apr 1740, Hanover County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1817, Grayson County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Eleanor CANDLER,   b. Abt 1740, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 14 May 1791  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 20 Aug 1763  South River Monthly Meeting, Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth ANTHONY,   b. 9 Oct 1769 
    Married 24 Apr 1788  South River Monthly Meeting, Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Christopher Anthony BALLARD,   b. 22 Feb 1789, Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1862, Refugio County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
     2. Eleanor BALLARD,   b. 5 Jun 1790, Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1845, White County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [natural]
     3. Mary BALLARD,   b. 23 Jan 1792, Bedford County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1851, Warren County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [natural]
     4. Asa BALLARD,   b. 19 Aug 1793, Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1846, Perry County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)  [natural]
     5. William BALLARD,   b. 26 Dec 1794, Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1860, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
     6. Charles BALLARD,   b. Abt 1795, Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 3 May 1800, Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 5 years)  [natural]
     7. Hannah BALLARD,   b. 10 Nov 1796, Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     8. Sarah BALLARD,   b. 14 Aug 1798, Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1874, Grayson County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     9. Barclay Moorman BALLARD,   b. 28 Jun 1802, Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1878, Kaufman County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [natural]
     10. Samuel Jordan BALLARD,   b. 11 Apr 1805, Bedford County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F16107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart