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Thomas Byrd Ballew
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1872
Calhoun
Gordon County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 9, 1945
El Paso
El Paso County
Texas, USA

SPECIAL RANGER

Thomas Byrd Ballew was born August 19, 1873 in Calhoun, Gordon County, Georgia to William J. Ballew and Icadore Ballew. He stood 6ft. tall, had blue eyes, gray hair and a fair complexion. He was married to Amanda Lee Arendell on September 20, 1896, in Earth County, Texas. They had four children. Thomas was a cattleman in Marfa, Presidio County, Texas. In 1910 he was a real estate agent in Presidio County, Texas. He enlisted in the Texas Rangers as a SPECIAL RANGER from December 11, 1917 until January 15, 1919. In 1917, he owned a ranch near Polvo, Presidio County. In 1930, he was a building contractor, living in El Paso, El Paso County, Texas. Thomas Byrd Ballew died August 8, 1945 in El Paso, El Paso County Texas. He was buried in Evergreen Alameda Cemetery, in El Paso, El Paso County, Texas. (bio by: Nancy E Brown) 
 
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 Parents:
  William J. Ballew (1839 - 1919)
  Icadore Jones Ballew (1847 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Amanda Lee Arendall Ballew (1877 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Madison Ballew (1870 - 1943)*
  Thomas Byrd Ballew (1872 - 1945)
  Samuel May Ballew (1874 - 1956)*
  Florence Anna Ballew Grant (1876 - 1952)*
  Mattie Mahala LaDora Ballew Coggins (1884 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: INFO FROM D/C
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
El Paso
El Paso County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: LADONNA GREER COLLETT
Record added: Mar 31, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35382976
Thomas Byrd Ballew
Added by: Nancy E Brown
 
Thomas Byrd Ballew
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Thank you for your service to the Great State of Texas. May you rest in peace.
- Nancy E Brown
 Added: Aug. 22, 2013
 
 
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