Lottie Kate Ballew

23 December 1905–1 October 1996 (Age 90)
White, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Lottie Kate

When Lottie Kate Ballew was born on 23 December 1905, in White, Tennessee, United States, her father, William Bert Ballew, was 42 and her mother, Sarah Ann Green, was 44. She married Jonah Robert Seals on 21 August 1920, in White, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Civil District 1, White, Tennessee, United States in 1920 and Election Precinct 27 White City, Cullman, Alabama, United States in 1930. She died on 1 October 1996, in Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Young Cemetery, Carmi Township, White, Illinois, United States.

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Jonah Robert Seals
Lottie Kate Ballew
Marriage: 21 August 1920
Mamie Alice Seals
James Barney Seals
Flossy Marie Seals

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21 August 1920
White, Tennessee, United States


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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 5

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 26

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Ballou or Bellew .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lottie K Ballew in household of William B Ballew, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lottie Seals in household of Jana Seals, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lottie Balle... in entry for Flossie Marie Selas, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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