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M.J. Ballew
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1864
Kingston
Roane County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Aug. 22, 1944
Ava
Douglas County
Missouri, USA

Marrissa Jane Bray, at the tender age of 16, married William Decatur Ballew in Kingston, Roane Co., Tennessee. Two years later the family set out by covered wagon for Missouri where they homesteaded. She and her husband had 10 children together, all of whom attended Hicks School, near Bryant, Mo. William died in 1911. Later, she became Mrs. Taylor C. Carroll, however she was buried with her first husband at her death in 1944.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  William D Ballew (1836 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  Robert Tansie Ballew (1891 - 1969)*
  Ray Fielden Ballew (1901 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prairie Hollow Cemetery
Douglas County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: James H. Carroll
Originally Created by: bill
Record added: Jan 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23911889
M.J. Ballew
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Melissa Jane Bray was the second wife of William D. Ballew. They were married 7 Mar 1880 in Kingston, Roane County, TN. She was born 12 Feb 1864 in Kingston, Roane County, TN. She died 22 Aug 1944 in Ava, Douglas County, MO. Parents Judson Bray and Pat...(Read more)
- James H. Carroll
 Added: Nov. 15, 2008
 
 
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