Dence Ballard Talbott

1894–1965 (Age 70)
Halifax, Virginia, United States

The Life of Dence Ballard

When Dence Ballard Talbott was born on 17 April 1894, in Halifax, Virginia, United States, his father, Chesley Edward Talbott, was 24 and his mother, Martha Frances Womack, was 28. He married Inez May Walker on 27 December 1922, in Danville, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States in 1935 and Banister Magisterial District, Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 10 February 1965, in Danville, Virginia, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Peytonsburg, Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dence Ballard Talbott
Inez May Walker
Marriage: 27 December 1922
Henry Gunn Talbott Sr
Monroe Grover Talbott
Sue Howard Talbott

Spouse & Children

27 December 1922
Danville, Virginia, United States


  • Henry Gunn Talbott Sr


  • Monroe Grover Talbott


  • Sue Howard Talbott


Parents & Siblings

  • Chesley Edward Talbott


  • Martha Frances Womack




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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1899 · USS Shubrick is Launched

Age 5

On March 11, 1899 the USS Shubrick was laid, on October 31, 1899 it was launched. The ship was named after William Branford Shubrick. It was sponsored by Miss Caroline Shubrick and commissioned in 1901 with Lt Allen M Cook in command.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 19

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Variant of Talbot .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Henry Talbott, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dinsie B Talbott in household of Chesley E Talbott, "United States Census, 1910"
  • J Ballard Talbott in household of C E Talbott, "United States Census, 1900"

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