Dewey Powell Ballard

16 March 1903–3 March 1987 (Age 83)
Henley, Cole, Missouri, United States

The Life of Dewey Powell

When Dewey Powell Ballard was born on 16 March 1903, in Henley, Cole, Missouri, United States, his father, Albert Norman Ballard, was 29 and his mother, Emma Bell Reader, was 33. He married Nellie Fern Carlston on 11 October 1926, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Kittitas, Washington, United States in 1940 and Yakima, Washington, United States in 1987. He died on 3 March 1987, in Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Ellensburg, Kittitas, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dewey Powell Ballard
1903–1987
Nellie Fern Carlston
1906–1978
Marriage: 11 October 1926
Ruby Joyce Ballard
1927–1927
Buddy Ballard
1928–1928
Albert Joseph Ballard
1930–2018
Shirley June Ballard
1932–2002
William Herbert Ballard
1940–1973
Betty Jeanne Ballard
1942–2013

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 October 1926
Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States
children

(6)

    Female1927–1927Female

    Buddy Ballard

    Male1928–1928Male

    Albert Joseph Ballard

    Male1930–2018Male

    Shirley June Ballard

    Female1932–2002Female

    Male1940–1973Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Albert Norman Ballard

    Male1874–1925Male

    Female1869–1946Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1904

Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1907 · Pike's Market

Age 4

Pike’s Market is one of the oldest still working farmer’s markets in the US. It is located in Seattle’s central business district, just north of Belltown , and southwest of central waterfront and Elliott Bay. One of the attractions there is the gum wall. 
1927

Age 24

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: derogatory nickname from a derivative of bald ‘bald-headed’ ( see Bald 2).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Dewey Powell Ballard, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Dewey Ballard in household of A N Ballard, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Dewey P Ballard, "United States Census, 1930"

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