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Nancy Jane Caroline Wills Ballard
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1854
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 27, 1932
Wallowa County
Oregon, USA

Nancy Jane Caroline (Wills) Ballard 1854-1932

Nancy Jane Caroline Wills was born July 27, 1854 in Raleigh county, West Virginia to William Joseph Wills and Jane Elizabeth (Sarrett) Wills.

Her siblings from parents include; Louisa Mariah (Wills) McGinnis, Sarah Ann (Wills) Phillips and Lucinda Frances (Wills) Davis.

Nancy's father remarried after the death of her mother, to Mary Ellen Cole, an additional ten siblings came from this union, including; Melinda B. (Wills) Callaway, James Monroe Wills, Adam Wills, William Edward Wills, Pheobe Catherine (Wills) Calloway Pettry, John H. Wills, Rhoda Wills, Myrtle Wills and Virginia E. (Wills) Wiley.

Nancy married Andrew Blackburn Ballard on April 28, 1876 in Raleigh, West Virginia.

They became the parents to five children; Willard Dee Ballard, William P. Ballard, Andrew Meade Ballard, James Frank Ballard and Ruby Grace (Ballard) Noregaard.

In 1920, Andrew and his family had settled in Promise, Oregon. By 1940, they lived in the town of Enterprise, in Wallowa county, Oregon.

Nancy passed away on December 27, 1932 in Enterprise, Oregon due to Thyroid Cancer. She was laid to rest in the Wallowa Cemetery, outside Wallowa, Oregon.

Family links: 
  William Joseph Wills (1824 - 1919)
  Elizabeth Sarrett Wills (1831 - 1855)
  Andrew Blackburn Ballard (1855 - 1942)
  Willard Dee Ballard (1877 - 1954)*
  Joseph V Ballard (1881 - 1888)*
  Eva J Ballard (1883 - 1888)*
  Andrew Meade Ballard (1887 - 1966)*
  Viola Ballard (1889 - 1893)*
  James Frank Ballard (1893 - 1918)*
  Baby Ballard (1894 - 1894)*
  Ruby Grace Ballard Noregaard (1898 - 1970)*
  Nancy Jane Caroline Wills Ballard (1854 - 1932)
  Melinda B Wills Callaway (1859 - 1943)**
  William Edward Wills (1869 - 1964)**
  Phoebe Catherine Wills Pettry (1869 - 1956)**
*Calculated relationship
Wallowa Cemetery
Wallowa County
Oregon, USA
Maintained by: Michelle Drayton Fisher
Originally Created by: CA Croft
Record added: Jun 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27279282
Nancy Jane Caroline <i>Wills</i> Ballard
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Nancy Jane Caroline <i>Wills</i> Ballard
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Nancy Jane Caroline <i>Wills</i> Ballard
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