Danford Green Ballou

26 February 1802–23 January 1875 (Age 72)
Litchfield, Herkimer, New York, United States

The Life of Danford Green

When Danford Green Ballou was born on 26 February 1802, in Litchfield, Herkimer, New York, United States, his father, Seth Ballou, was 27 and his mother, Sophia Batton Anderson, was 26. He married Cyntha Worrello on 18 December 1828, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Park Township, St. Joseph, Michigan, United States for about 20 years. He died on 23 January 1875, in Park Township, Ottawa, Michigan, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Parkville, St. Joseph, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Danford Green Ballou
Cyntha Worrello
Marriage: 18 December 1828
Lucy Sophia Ballou
William Seth Ballou
James Madison Ballou
Cynthia Teresa Ballou

Spouse and Children

18 December 1828
Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Age 1

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 23

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

1 French: of uncertain origin; possibly related to Bal .2 Possibly a variant spelling of Bellew .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Danforth Ballon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Danford G Belue, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Danford Ballou, "United States Census, 1850"

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