Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Ballards in:
 • Vera Cemetery
 • Vera
 • Knox County
 • Texas
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
James Thomas "Jim" Ballard
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Mar. 6, 1861
Arkansas, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 1911
Vera
Knox County
Texas, USA

Jim was the son of George Washington Ballard and Minerva Caroline [Holloway] Ballard. George was one of the early settlers of Vera and re-named the town. He owned a grocery store and mill. Jim met and married S. Jennie Taylor, daughter of Edward Elam Taylor and Mary Susanna [Hendricks] Taylor abt 1894. They raised ten children, Nat S., James Carl, Orin Gilbert, Henry, Aaron Lee, Vada Caroline, William Thomas, Paul, Robert and Ernest Alexander. Both sets of parents are also buried at the Vera Cemetery. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Washington Ballard (1832 - 1905)
  Minerva Caroline Ballard (1830 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  S Jennie Taylor Ballard (1878 - 1950)
 
 Children:
  Nat S Ballard (1894 - 1972)*
  Henry A. Ballard (1900 - 1901)*
  Vada Caroline Ballard Dolloff (1903 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Randolph Ballard (1855 - 1924)*
  Elizabeth Anne Ballard Wilson (1858 - 1942)*
  James Thomas Ballard (1861 - 1911)
  Joseph Smith Ballard (1863 - 1935)*
  Mary Jane Ballard Bradford (1868 - 1960)*
  Catherine Ballard Boone (1872 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Vera Cemetery
Vera
Knox County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Kat
Record added: Dec 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31937298
James Thomas Jim Ballard
Added by: David Boone
 
James Thomas Jim Ballard
Added by: contributor
 
James Thomas Jim Ballard
Added by: contributor
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service UPDATED