John Benjamin Ballard

Descendants of John Benjamin Ballard





First Generation


1. John Benjamin Ballard was born Dec 25, 1854 in TN, and died Jan 4, 1937 in Van Zandt Co., TX. He married Sarah Elizabeth Frazier Dec 17, 1874 in Rusk, TX, daughter of John Frazier and Martha Irby. She was born Sep 22, 1842 in GA, and died Aug 29, 1905 in Van Zandt Co., TX.

Children of John Ballard and Sarah Frazier are:




Second Generation

2. Matilda Callie Ballard (John Benjamin) was born Oct 9, 1875 in Rusk Co., TX, and died 1936 in Colfax, Van Zandt, TX. She married Robert E Cade Aug 2, 1898 in Canton, Van Zandt Co., TX, son of Robert Cade and Georgia. He was born Apr 1870 in TX, and died 1936 in Colfax, Van Zandt, TX.

Children of Matilda Ballard and Robert Cade are:

3. Henry Bradley 'Bud' Ballard (John Benjamin) was born Jan 14, 1877 in Van Zandt Co., TX, and died 1953 in Dallas, TX. He married Ella Lee Berry Dec 17, 1896 in Van Zandt Co, TX. She was born 1878 in TX.

Children of Henry Ballard and Ella Berry are:

4. Benjamin Franklin Ballard (John Benjamin) was born Mar 4, 1878 in Van Zandt Co., TX, and died 1957. He married Mary Jane 'Molly' Blue, Jul 2, 1899 in Van Zandt Co, TX. She was born Aug 1877 in TX, and died 1944.

Children of Benjamin Ballard and Mary Blue are:

5. James William Ballard (John Benjamin) was born Apr 26, 1879 in ,Rusk, TX, and died Jul 23, 1933 in Van Zandt, TX. He married (1) Lonie G Hines Apr 5, 1898 in Van Zandt Co, TX. She was born May 1881 in TX, and died Bef. 1920 in TX. He married (2) Hattie ? Abt. 1913. She was born 1890 in AL.

Children of James Ballard and Lonie Hines are:

6. Robert Thomas Ballard (John Benjamin) was born Nov 17, 1880 in Minden, Rusk, TX, and died Oct 27, 1942 in Van Zandt Co., TX. He married Nettie Jane Southerland Dec 24, 1904 in Canton, Van Zandt Co., TX, daughter of David Southerland and Pernecia Thedford. She was born Aug 28, 1887 in Smith Co., TX, and died Sep 17, 1974 in Van Zandt Co., TX.

Children of Robert Ballard and Nettie Southerland are:

7. Arra Nettie Ballard (John Benjamin) was born Jun 30, 1882 in Henderson, Rusk, TX, and died Sep 3, 1938 in Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto, TX. She married Sylvester McMinn ,11 Jun 19, 1905 in Colfax, Van Zandt Co, TX, son of Joseph McMinn and Levina Neeley. He was born Jan 1878 in Marshall, AL.

Children of Arra Ballard and Sylvester McMinn are:

8. Susie A. Ballard (John Benjamin) was born Apr 1886 in Van Zandt Co., TX, and died 1956 in Albany, Linn, Oregon. She married David C. Cade Apr 7, 1907 in Van Zandt Co, TX. He was born 1873 in TX, and died 1934 in Albany, Linn, Oregon.

Children of Susie Ballard and David Cade are:



This family file was contributed by Thressa Paplanus


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