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Ruth Lemira "Lumira" Ward Ballard
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Birth: May 16, 1810
Buckland
Franklin County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 2, 1884
Buckland
Franklin County
Massachusetts, USA

dau of Jonathan Ward 1778-1865 & 2nd wife
Susannah (Taylor) Ward 1786-1831

m. Franklin Ballard
at Sand Lake, N.Y., Apr. 14, 1835

History of Buckland by Kendrick w/genealogies by Kellogg
Pg 682:
WARD, Ruth Lemira, b. May 18, 1810; m. Apr 14, 1835, Franklin Ballard. She d. Mar. 2, 1884
Pg 389:
BALLARD, Franklin, s. of Lt. Joseph, b. Mar. 13, 1809; d. Jan. 26, 1891. He was a manufacturer of wooden ware; m. at Sand Lake, N.Y., Apr. 14, 1835, Ruth Lemira, dau of Jonathan and Susanna (Taylor) Ward. She was b. May 16, 1810, d. Mar. 2, 1884. Four children listed:
Lucy 1836-1839
Samuel Perkins 1837-1909
Joseph Franklin 1839-1923
Davis C 1844-1865

This cemetery is cared for by The Buckland Union Cemetery Assoc., a non-profit 501C, all volunteer organization, that gratefully accepts donations for monument care and grounds keeping. Mail your contribution payable to BUCA, P.O.Box 69, Buckland MA 01338-0069

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jonathan Ward (1778 - 1865)
  Susanna Taylor Ward (1786 - 1831)
 
 Spouse:
  Franklin Ballard (1809 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  Lucy Ballard (1836 - 1839)*
  Joseph Franklin Ballard (1839 - 1923)*
  Davis C Ballard (1844 - 1865)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jasher Taylor Ward (1806 - 1874)*
  Susannah Kelley Ward Southworth (1808 - 1879)*
  Ruth Lemira Ward Ballard (1810 - 1884)
  Elvira Eliza Ward Mitchell (1812 - 1861)*
  Hezekiah Ward (1816 - 1891)*
  Graham Kerley Ward (1820 - 1888)*
  Samuel Ward (1824 - 1894)*
  Dencey Ward (1826 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Franklin Ballard Mar 13 1809 Jan 26 1891 Lumira Ballard May 16 1810 Mar 2 1884
 
Note: south side of monument
 
Burial:
Taylor Cemetery #02
Buckland
Franklin County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: 44
 
Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Mar 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66887020
Ruth Lemira Lumira <i>Ward</i> Ballard
Added by: Shari Strahan
 
Ruth Lemira Lumira <i>Ward</i> Ballard
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Added by: Scott Southwick
 
 
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 Added: Apr. 6, 2011
 
 
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