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George Colburn Ballou
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1798
Cumberland
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Mar. 25, 1876
Woonsocket
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

Like his father Oliver Ballou and brother Dexter Ballou, George Colburn Ballou was also a Universalist, and began his own Woonsocket spinning mill in 1829. He built up his own business, bought control of several other mills, and acquired hundreds of acres of farming lands. By the time of his death he was a millionaire.
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Marriage:
. Ruth Elizabeth Aldrich, 24 May 1825

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Oliver Ballou (1763 - 1843)
  Abigail Colburn Ballou (1767 - 1821)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruth Elizabeth Aldrich Ballou (1801 - 1873)
 
 Children:
  Celia Ann Ballou Arnold (1825 - 1906)*
  Oliver Aldrich Ballou (1827 - 1827)*
  Abigail Colburn Ballou Robinson (1828 - 1893)*
  Alpha Bartlett Ballou Brown (1830 - 1884)*
  David Ballou (1833 - 1908)*
 
 Siblings:
  Polly Ballou Miller (1787 - 1866)*
  Dexter Ballou (1789 - 1849)*
  Harvey Ballou (1792 - 1854)*
  Hosea Ballou (1793 - 1883)*
  George Colburn Ballou (1798 - 1876)
  Sally Ann Ballou Mowry (1802 - 1826)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Woonsocket
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Plot: R 00027
 
Maintained by: Kevin Avery
Originally Created by: Superkentman
Record added: Mar 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18255229
George Colburn Ballou
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George Colburn Ballou
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George Colburn Ballou
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