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Malissa Jane Bray Ballew
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1864
Roane County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Aug. 22, 1944
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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  William Decature Ballew (1836 - 1911)
  Taylor C. Carroll (1851 - 1937)*
  William A. Ballew (1864 - 1939)*
  Robert Tansie Ballew (1891 - 1969)*
  Verda Jewell Ballew Minor (1893 - 1963)*
  Ray Fielden Ballew (1901 - 1963)*
*Calculated relationship
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
Malissa Jane <i>Bray</i> Ballew
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Malissa Jane BRAY was the daughter of Edward Payne BRAY & 2nd wife Martha "Patsy" SWEET. She was the half sister of my G-G- Grandmother Emilla "Emily" BRAY WALL and she is my 3rd G-Aunt. RIP
- James Wall
 Added: Mar. 9, 2017
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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