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Ballard Preston Compton
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Birth: Mar. 2, 1845
Tazewell County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 1909
Virginia, USA

Ballard was the son of Cornelius Compton and Rebecca Jane Patterson. He married Delilah Harless.

Ballard was in the 16th Cavalry, VA during the Civil War. He was wounded at Moorefield on August 7, 1864. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Cornelius Compton (1817 - 1890)
  Rebecca Jane Patterson Compton (1811 - 1893)
 
 Spouse:
  Delilah Jane Harless Compton (1845 - 1918)
 
 Children:
  Robert Preston Compton (1865 - 1904)*
  Charles Estel Compton (1867 - 1944)*
  Serilda H. Compton Wysong (1872 - 1914)*
  Cynthia Virginia Compton Harry (1873 - 1936)*
  Frances Geneva Compton Givens (1876 - 1959)*
  Wingfield F. Compton (1878 - 1906)*
  Henry Bane Compton (1884 - 1960)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lucretia S. Patterson Kinzer (1836 - 1926)**
  Aurelia Elizabeth Compton Belcher (1838 - 1924)*
  Martha A. Compton Tabor (1843 - 1867)*
  Ballard Preston Compton (1845 - 1909)
  Hiram Alonzo Compton (1848 - 1939)*
  Winfield Scott Compton (1854 - 1929)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Harry Cemetery
Falls Mills
Tazewell County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Judy Llamas
Record added: Aug 03, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15133174
Ballard Preston Compton
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Ballard Preston Compton
Added by: Judy Llamas
 
Ballard Preston Compton
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- aye ain't
 Added: Nov. 12, 2015

- Paul Shannon and Kay Freeman
 Added: Jun. 21, 2015
I didn't know you Ggfather, but I sure wish I could have.You were my grannies Dad.Rest in peace.
- Jeanne
 Added: Feb. 6, 2011
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