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W. P. Ballard W.P. Ballard
Full Name: William Palestine Ballard
Date of birth: March 15, 1843
Date of death: January 15, 1893

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 25 Jan 13, 1874 - Apr 18, 1876 14th (1)   Republican Hallettsville / Lavaca   Colorado, Lavaca
(1) Republican. Directory of the Members and Officers of the Fourteenth Legislature of the State of Texas . . ., 1874.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • William Palestine Ballard, birth date 3/15/1843 in Kentucky, death date 1/15/1893 in Hallettsville, Lavaca County, Texas, spouse Margaret Ballard. Census of 1870 and 1880, Lavaca County; Ballard Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • W.P. Ballard, Halletsville, Lavaca County, farmer, born in Kentucky, age 27 (born ca. 1847). Directory of the Members and Officers of the Fourteenth Legislature of the State of Texas . . ., 1874.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W. P. Ballard, 14th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 14th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    14th R.S. - 1874
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Privileges and Elections  
     

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