Nolan Roundy Ballard

15 November 1916–3 November 1999 (Age 82)
Benson, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Nolan Roundy

When Nolan Roundy Ballard was born on 15 November 1916, in Benson, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Henry William Ballard Jr, was 27 and his mother, Almeda Jane Roundy, was 27. He married Nina Richards on 18 June 1941, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Benson Election Precinct, Cache, Utah, United States in 1940 and World in 1940. He died on 3 November 1999, in Benson, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nolan Roundy Ballard
1916–1999
Nina Richards
1919–2012
Marriage: 18 June 1941
Beth Ballard
1942–2007
Nolan Douglas Ballard
1948–2011

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 June 1941Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1917
    Age 1
    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
    1923 · The Ellen Eccles Theatre
    Age 7
    The Ellen Eccles Theater was originally known as the Capitol Theater and was home to different vaudevilles and operas. The Theater later became solely used for community events and movies. In 1988, popular outcry from the public led to the city of Logan purchasing the theater and a not-for-profit organization was formed to renovate and operate it. Fire destroyed much of the theater's annex in 1990 during a restoration attempt by the city. However, the Theater reopened to a gala performance on January 8, 1993. It is used today for performances of the Utah Festival Opera Company along with the Cache Valley Civic Ballet, Music Theater West, Valley Dance Ensemble, Cache Theater Company, and several Utah State University performing groups.
    1941
    Age 25
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English ballard ‘bald-headed man’ (compare Bald 3).French: from the ancient Germanic personal name Balhard, composed of the elements bal, presumably meaning ‘torment, spitefulness’, and hard ‘hard, strong’. Compare Ballor .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Ballon
    Bald
    Ballor
    Bollard

    Story Highlight

    Nolan Ballard (Taped, Summer, 1983)

    I will start my life history, what I remember of it, as Nephi said, “I was born of goodly parents.” This I can truthfully say. I was born on November 15, 1916, in what is known as the lower Benson …

    Sources (41)

    • Nolan Roundy Ballard in household of Henry William Ballard, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Nolan Roundy Ballard, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"
    • Nolan R Ballard in household of Henry W Ballard, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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