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Thomas Ballard
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Birth: 1630
Kent, England
Death: Mar. 24, 1689
Williamsburg
Williamsburg City
Virginia, USA

In 1635 , Thomas , along with his family came to America aboard the ship " James ". Thomas would eventually reside in York CO. Virginia where he served as the counties clerk from 1652 to 1663. He married , Anne Thomas in 1650 & together they would have eight children until Anne's death in 1678. After Anne's death , Thomas remarried to his 2nd wife , Alice Hilliard & together had two more children. In 1667 , Thomas served as a Burgess & had also served for the governor's council. He had also served in the Virginia Militia & also as a Vestryman of the Bruton Parish Church. He served as Speaker Of The House Of Burgesses from 1680 to 1684. He was a close colleague of Sir William Berkeley & was also a key figure in the Bacon Rebellion. Thomas died on March 24th , 1689. He is buried in the Bruton Parish Church. His name is inscribed on a small bronze tablet in the interior of the church & on the name plate of a pew. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Anne Thomas Ballard (1635 - 1678)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Ballard (1654 - 1711)*
 
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Burial:
Bruton Parish Episcopal Church Cemetery
Williamsburg
Williamsburg City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Church Interior
 
Created by: Jason Ballard
Record added: Mar 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25407287
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- RaeWetsaw
 Added: Jan. 3, 2015
REPOSE EN PAIX!
- ltdan
 Added: Jan. 1, 2015
My 12th great grandfather. Bless you with eternal love and peace.
- Diane Washington Brand
 Added: Sep. 26, 2014
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