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Stephen Charles Ballou

Male 1889 - 1966  (77 years)


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  • Name Stephen Charles Ballou 
    • He used many alias' over the years. Some were Stephen Charles Hoffman and Leo Desmoraux.
    Born 13 Jan 1889  Wendell Cemetery, Wendell, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    History According to Betty-Sue Pratt (1997), "He had numerous marriages but except for the children of is 1st wife, I am not sure of the names or numbers of others." We do know of a branch in Texas but he used an alias at that time." From Naomi Sturtevant (s213) we learn that he used the last name of "Hoffman" in Texas, and that his two children down there have that name, not Ballou. In 1965, he had a stroke.  [2, 4
    Died 16 Sep 1966  Dinsmore, Duval County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5
    Cause: cerebral hemorrhage 
    Buried Edgewood Cemetery, Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Siblings 6 siblings 
    Person ID I2335  | Clan of Jonathan, Tribe of Sarah
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 

    Father William Herbert Ballou,   b. Jun 1869,   d. Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Maude Nellie "Nellie" Stiles,   b. 20 Jul 1873, Erving, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1974, Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 17 Sep 1887  Wendell Cemetery, Wendell, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    • In later life, she told her grand children, that she married on a dare.
    Divorced Yes, date unknown  [2
    Family ID F1377  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jennie Elizabeth Rickey,   b. 12 Nov 1885, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 10 Nov 1909  [2
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Anna Elizabeth Ballou,   b. 15 Nov 1910, Wendell Cemetery, Wendell, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1990, Chesterfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [Birth]
     2. Francis Henry "Fritz" Ballou,   b. 22 May 1912, Wendell Cemetery, Wendell, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1995, Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F1383  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mattie Stivner,   d. 24 Oct 1970, Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Yes, date unknown  [7
    Children 
     1. Ruth Hoffman,   b. 08 Feb 1921, Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 2002, Groves, Jefferson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F1384  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Raymond Hoffman,   b. Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2003  [Birth]
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2014 
    Family ID F1385  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jan 1889 - Wendell Cemetery, Wendell, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: cerebral hemorrhage - 16 Sep 1966 - Dinsmore, Duval County, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Edgewood Cemetery, Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S83] Social Security Death Benefit Records (SSDI), (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011).

    2. [S98] Pratt, Betty-Sue. Descendants of Charles Brigham, (Athol, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1997).

    3. [S189] Lint, A Ann. Descendants of Peter Delvee, (Willoughby, Ohio: mansuscript, 23 June 1999).

    4. [S213] Sturtevant, Naomi. email: 2000-03-24, (Chesterfield, Massachuetts: 24 March 2000).

    5. [S388] Delvee Historian. Delvee Family Records 1887 - 1988, (Warwick, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1988).

    6. [S483] Ballou, Betty-Sue. letter: 2006-01-12, (Letter to Robert Roy, 12 January 2006).

    7. [s47] Ancestry Member Trees, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).