141. George John Ballard (George John , George , John , John , John , John ) was born 29 Jun 1845 in Sandhurst, Kent. He died 6 Mar 1920 in Chelt House, Benenden, Kent and was buried 10 Mar 1920 in Baptist Church, Sandhurst, Kent.
Farmer's son residing with father and step-mother in 1861.
Unmarried Farmer of 225 acres employing 6 men and 2 boys residing at Great Wigsell Salehurst in 1871 - his cousins John and Henry Ballard (Ebenezer and Charlotte) scholars residing with him.
Farmer of Wigsell, Salehurst in 1873 and 1878.
Widower, farm bailiff, residing at Odiam farm, Ewhurst in 1891.
George John Ballard of Ethnam farm, Sandhurst a legatee of will of Mary Anne Ballard 1892.
Widower and farmer residing at Mile Street farm, Benenden in 1901.
George married Mary Caffyn, daughter of James Caffyn and Elizabeth Mannington, on 29 Aug 1872 in Parish Church, Bovingdon, Hertfordshire. Mary was born 17 Aug 1848 in Salehurst, Sussex. She died 17 Jan 1887 in Bodiam, Ewhurst, Sussex.
Unmarried residing with parents in 1871.
George and Mary had the following children:
+ 219 M i George Caffyn Ballard + 220 M ii Horace Ballard 221 F iii Jane Thorpe Ballard was born 16 Jul 1876 in Wigsell, Salehurst, Sussex.
Living with her father in 1901.
Jane married Harry Gilbert. + 222 F iv Emily Ballard 223 F v Grace Ballard was born 1880 in Ewhurst, Sussex.
No trace of birth in St. Katherine's Index 1879/1881.
No trace of George John Ballard's family in 1881 Census - was the family out of the country in 1881??
Drapers assistant boarding with Charles Stokes, draper and shopkeeper of Stone Street, Cranbrook in 1901.
Grace married Ralph Edwards on 7 Oct 1907 in Baptist Meeting House, Sandhurst, Kent. Ralph was born about 1875 in Holloway, London, Middlesex.
Residing at East Horndon, Essex with his brother Frederick W. Edwards aged 13 (head of household), sister Annie C. Edwards aged 12, and brother Herbert E. Edwards aged 11 (all born Holloway). Cousin Esther J. Bloomfield aged 22 was housekeeper for them. Obviously parents were dead.
A baker residing at Laughton, ussex at his marriage in 1907 - his father --- Edwards, deceased, commercial traveller.
224 F vi Winifred Mary Ballard was born 16 Aug 1881 in Ewhurst, Sussex. She died 1963.
Witness at the marriage of her sister in 1901.
Winifred married Sidney Morfee. 225 F vii Elizabeth Caffyn Ballard was born 14 Jun 1883 in Ewhurst, Sussex. + 226 M viii James Sydney Ballard 227 F ix Helen Ballard was born 9 Jan 1887 in Ewhurst, Sussex.
145. James Adams Ballard (George John , George , John , John , John , John ) was born 5 Jan 1855 in Sandhurst, Kent. He died 10 Mar 1908 in Shanghai, China.
A mercantile assistant in 1888.
Insurance Broker (see death cert for his widow).
Insurance Agent (daughter's maariage in 1919).
James married Mary Margaret Jessup-Clarke on 22 Sep 1885 in Shanghai, China. Mary was born 22 Mar 1867. She died 29 Jan 1922 in 28 the Avenue, Upper Norwood, Surrey and was buried in Putney Vale, London.
They had the following children:
228 M i Male Ballard was born 1887. He died 1887. 229 F ii Margaret Adelaide (Maggie) Ballard was born 31 Mar 1888 in Lomas, Sandhurst, Kent. She died 1956 in Marsden, Kent. 230 M iii James Clarke Ballard was born 7 Jan 1890 in Shanghai, China. He died 29 Aug 1943 and was buried in Putney Vale, London. James married Josephine. 231 M iv Male Ballard was born 1892 in Shanghai, China. He died 1892 in Shanghai, China. 232 F v Mary Ellen Ballard was born 15 Sep 1894 in Shanghai, China. She died 8 Sep 1961 in Kent&sussex Hospital, Tunbridge Wells, Kent from Coma; Cerebral Thrombosis; Chronic Renal failure: Diabetes Mellitus.
Residing at 24 Woodborough Road, Putney at her marriage in 1919.
At her death, Mary Ellen was the widow of Ernest Frost Hardman, residing at Stone Cross, Mayfield Sussex
Mary married Ernest Frost Hardman, son of Meredith Hardman, on 8 Feb 1919 in Putney Baptist Chapel, Werter Road, Wandsworth, London. Ernest was born about 1897. He died before 1961.
2nd Lieutenant M.G.C. Cavalry (Accountant) at his marriage in 1919.
+ 233 M vi Alfred Hunter Ballard Lt.Com. R.N.R. 234 F vii Mildred Jessup Ballard was born 9 Dec 1901 in Shanghai, China. She died 9 Sep 1959 in Kalimpang, India and was buried in Dr.Graham Homes Cemetery, Kalimpang, India. 235 F viii Barbara May Ballard was born 15 Dec 1902 in Shanghai, China. She died 23 Dec 1976 and was buried in Putney Vale Crem, London. Barbara married William Bee.
147. William Ballard (George John , George , John , John , John , John ) was born 2 Oct 1858 in Sponden, Sandhurst, Kent. He died 28 Dec 1919 in Highgate Lodge, Hawkhurst, Kent and was buried 31 Dec 1919 in Baptist Church, Sandhurst, Kent.
Chemist & Druggist of 56 Battersea Park Road, Battersea, Surrey in 1880 & 81.
Chemist of 12 Moscow Terrace, South Hackney in 1885.
Chemist and Druggist dispenser (employed) residing at 6 Bull Ring, Worcester in 1891.
Chemist and Druggist (employer) residing at 38 De Vere Gardens, Ilford in 1901.
William married Kate Ellen Bagnall, daughter of William Henry Bagnall and Ellen Yates Richardson, on 21 Oct 1880 in Congregational Church, Peckham Rye, Surrey. Kate was born 8 Jan 1858 in Clough Terrace, Masbrough, South Yorkshire. She died 27 Apr 1922 in St.Peters Rd, St.Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex and was buried in Baptist Church, Sandhurst, Kent.
Living at 47 Oakhurst Grove,East Dulwich,Surrey in 1880.
William and Kate had the following children:
+ 236 F i Amelia Kathleen Ellen (Kathleen) Ballard 237 M ii William James Ballard was born 28 Apr 1884 in 56 Battersea Park Road, Battersea, Surrey. He died 14 Jul 1884 in 56 Battersea Park Road, Battersea, Surrey from Thrush 2 months:Infantile diarrhoea 7 days, certified.
11 weeks old at his death.
238 M iii Ernest Fryer Ballard Captain Ramc. was born 16 Aug 1885 in 12 Moscow Terrace, South Hackney, Middlesex. He died 23 Oct 1918 in Brighton, Sussex and was buried in Brighton (Bear Road) Borough Cemetery, Sussex(Cwgc).
"In Memory of Captain E.F. Ballard, Royal Army Medical Corps, who died on Wednesday, 23rd October 1918. Remembered with honour".
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Grave ZIX.73.
239 M iv John Douglas Ballard was born 19 Nov 1893 in Eleanor Cottage, Cleveland Rd, Woodford, Essex. He died 2 Aug 1895 in 454 Commercial Road East, Ratcliff, London from Chronic Hydrocephalus Congenital; certified.
148. Ernest Ballard (George John , George , John , John , John , John ) was born 25 May 1860 in Sponden, Sandhurst, Kent. He died 1900.
2nd. Officer Chinese Navigation Co. in 1884.
Ernest married Mary Jane Slaughter, daughter of Thomas Ellis Slaughter and Jane Miller, on 15 Jan 1884 in Baptist Meeting House, Sandhurst, Kent. Mary was born 17 May 1862 in Cyseress Cottage, Sandhurst, Kent. She died 1935.
Residing at High Wigsell, Bodiam at her marriage in 1884.
Residing with her brother Thomas Ellis Slaughter in 1901.
Ernest and Mary had the following children:
240 F i Blanche Ernestina Ballard was born 18 Jun 1884 in High Wigsell, Salehurst, Sussex.
Residing with her aunt, Elizabeth Slaughter in 1901.
Unmarried residing with grandparents Thomas Ellis and Jane Slaughter in 1911 as companion.
A person emailed me in 2005 to saythey had a letter written by a soldier/officer to Blanche in October 1918. The tone of the letter suggests they were romantically involved. It was in pencil and the name looks like H.A. Moulton. No marriage for Blanche 1918-1921. No casualty for a Moulton which might be H.A. Moulton.
150. Sarah Annie Ballard (George John , George , John , John , John , John ) was born 15 Aug 1866 in Sponden, Sandhurst, Kent.
Unmarried Stationers assistant? lodging with her sister Mary Hannah in 1891.
Residing at 1 Werndee Road, South Norwood at her marriage in 1900.
Sarah married Norman Hulbert, son of John Allwood Hulbert and Mary Ann Croton, on 27 Sep 1900 in South Norwood Congregational Church, Croydon, Surrey. Norman was born 6 Dec 1850 in Hope Cottage, Chapman's Gardens, Bethnal Green, London.
Bachelor of Independent means residing at Sandhurst at his marriage in 1900.
Living on own means, residing at The Green, Sandhurst in 1901.
Norman and Sarah had the following children:
153. Henry Ballard (Samuel , George , John , John , John , John ) was born 22 Mar 1856 in High Street, Tenterden, Kent. He died 3 Jun 1926 in 39 Basin Road, Chichester, Hampshire from Arterio Sclerosis: Glycosuria: Gangrene (toes): Coma: Certified.
At his marriage Henry was residing at 2 Eardley Villas, Lerbourne Road, Reigate.
Henry a widower and shopman grocer, was residing at Warren Road,Reigate,Surrey in 1881, with his sister-in-law, Ellen Hart (unmarried) in 1881.
Henry was a widower at his marriage in 1887, residing at 7 Hughenden Terrace, Teddington.
In 1890 he was a Master Grocer living in Teddington, near Kingston-on-Thames
In 1891 he was a Grocers assistant (employed) residing in Hove, Sussex.
In 1892 and 1898 he was a grocer's assistant living in Hove, Sussex.
In 1901 he was living at 60 East Street, Chichester and was an Oil & Colourman's Manager working from home.
Corn Merchant's Assistant at his death in 1926.
Died aged 70.
Henry married (1) Maria Hart, daughter of Charles Hart, on 17 May 1880 in St. Luke's Church, Kilburn, Paddington, Middlesex. Maria was born about 1855. She died 4th Qtr 1880 in Reigate, Surrey.
At her marriage Maria was residing at 1 Priory Terrace, Shepherd's Bush
Henry also married (2) Ann (Annie) Norwood, daughter of William J. Norwood and Jane, on 27 Nov 1887 in St. James Church, Hatcham (New Cross Gate), Kent. Ann was born 3rd Qtr 1860 in East Peckham, Kent.
Pupil teacher in 1881, living with her parents at 2 Manor Place, Paddington - place of birth given as Paddington.
In 1901 Annie's place of birth given as East Peckham, Kent.
Henry and Ann had the following children:
242 F i Isobel Marian (Marian) Ballard was born 11 Aug 1890 in Stanley Road, Teddington, Middlesex. + 243 M ii Frederick Norwood Ballard + 244 F iii Edith Lilian Ballard 245 M iv William Henry Ballard was born 9 Jun 1898 in 12 Connaught Rd, Hove, Sussex.
Present at the death of his father in 1926; residing at 61 Dendy street, Balham, London
155. Charles Ballard (Samuel , George , John , John , John , John ) was born 22 Dec 1861 in Frenchhurst, Sandhurst, Kent. He died 9 Apr 1913 in 1 Queen's Rd, South Norwood, Surrey from Morbus Cordis Syncope, certified.
Assistant tea buyer (employed) residing at 24 Wylew Street, Lewisham in 1891.
Tea buyer residing at Westbury House, Stenbridge Road, Penge in 1901.
Tea Buyer died aged 51 years - due to Morbus Cordis Syncope - Eldest son F.C. Ballard of 1 Queen's Rd, S.Norwood informant.
Charles married Annie Eliza Hegginson on 1887. Annie was born about 1864 in Wednesbury, West Bromwich, Staffordshire.
They had the following children:
246 M i Frank Charles Ballard was born 22 Mar 1889 in Honor Oak Park, Kent. 247 F ii Annie May (May) Ballard was born 12 Sep 1891 in Honor Oak Park, Kent. 248 M iii Allen Leslie (Leslie) Ballard was born 27 Apr 1893 in Honor Oak Park, Kent. Allen married Marjorie F Forington. 249 F iv Lottie Espenett Ballard
157. Sarah Alice Rogers (Mary Ann Ballard , George , John , John , John , John ) was born 25 Aug 1866 in Heronden Farm, Tenterden, Kent. She died 15 Oct 1893 in 22 Hampton Road, Redland, Bristol, Gloucestershire from Acute Phthises 4 months, Exhaustion.
Unmarried residing with parents in 1891.
Sarah married Albert Morton, son of Albert Daniel Morton and Elizabeth Wiggins Holborow, on 22 Sep 1891 in Baptist Zion Chapel, Tenterden, Kent. Albert was born 15 Mar 1850 in Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire. He died 3rd Qtr 1921 in Bristol, Gloucestershire.
Miller in 1881 working for his father at Bedminster, Somerset
Miller and Corn dealer of 1 Belgrave Road, Tynhall's Park, Bristol in 1891.
Miller and Corn factor of Redland, Bristol in 1893.
Died aged 71.
Albert and Sarah had the following children:
250 M i Albert Douglas Morton was born 28 May 1893 in 22 Hampton Rd, Redland, Bristol, Gloucestershire.
159. Sarah (Sally) Ballard (Ebenezer , George , John , John , John , John ) was born 8 May 1854 in Beckley, Sussex. She died 16 Sep 1938 in 49 Havelock Road, Bexhill, Sussex from Myocardial degeneration; Arteuoscleosis, certified.
Sarah married Joseph Caffyn, son of James Caffyn and Elizabeth Mannington, on 8 Apr 1880 in Baptist Chapel, Sandhurst, Kent. Joseph was born 16 Jan 1855 in Robertsbridge, Sussex. He died 17 Oct 1922 in Hamstreet, Orlestone, Kent.
Master Miller in 1887
Political Agent residing in Battle in 1891 (see book).
Master Baker in 1897
Baker and Master corn merchant in 1900.
Sub postmaster, baker and corn merchant, residing at the Post Offfice , Hamstreet in 1901.
Corn factor in 1910
Sub-postmaster, baker and confection and contractor residing at the Post Office, Ham Street, Orlestone, Kent in 1911
Living at Hamstreet, Ashford, Kent in 1918
Baker and Confectioner at his death in 1922.
Joseph and Sarah had the following children:
+ 251 M i Corporal Joseph Mannington Caffyn 252 M ii Henry (Harry) Caffyn was born 21 Apr 1882 in Carriers Farm, Northiam, Sussex.
A letter from Charlotte Ballard to her daughter Sarah Caffyn, mentions that Harry Caffyn is taking exams to be a sanitary inspector.
Henry married Laura (Cissie) Paine, daughter of Louis (or Lewis) Paine and Sarah Ann Bishop, on 4th Qtr 1910 in Registered East Ashford, Kent. Laura was born 25 Mar 1881 in Warehorne, Kent. 253 F iii Helen Caffyn was born 5 Dec 1883 in Carriers Farm, Northiam, Sussex. She died 1st Qtr 1885 in Carriers Farm, Northiam, Sussex.
Died aged 1.
+ 254 F iv Elizabeth Sarah (Lizzie) Caffyn 255 F v Jeannie Caffyn was born 13 Sep 1887 in Sutton Mill, Seaford, Sussex.
Learner Telegraph(ist), working and residing with parents in 1901.
256 M vi Wilfred Caffyn was born 23 Jul 1889 in 3 St.Mary's Villas, Battle, Sussex. He died 18 Oct 1900 in Post Office, Ham Street, Kent from Acute appendicitis 1 month 19 days,acute intestinal obstruction 14 days,acute enteritis 13 days,vomiting and exhaustion.
M.I. Orlestone - "Died 18 Nov 1901 Wilfred third son of Joseph and Sarah Caffyn, aged 11". NOTE died 18 Oct 1900.
+ 257 F vii Gertrude May Caffyn + 258 F viii Daisy Lilian Caffyn
160. Martha (Pattie) Ballard (Ebenezer , George , John , John , John , John ) was born 14 Apr 1856 in The Bellshurst, Beckley, Sussex. She died 23 Mar 1899 in Woodbine House, Ticehurst, Sussex from Pneumonia 6 days, certified and was buried Mar 1899 in Baptist Church, Sandhurst, Kent.
A pupil boarding at Folkestone in 1871.
Martha married George Gillham, son of Thomas Lambert Gillham and Dinah Whatman, on 10 Mar 1890 in St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands. George was born 7 Sep 1861 in Tott Farm, Burwash, Sussex. He died 18 Jan 1925 in Buchanan Hospital, Hastings, Sussex.
Farmer visiting at 152 Stoke Newington Road, Hackney in 1881 - home of Jabez Locke a wine and spirit merchant with wife and family (with a daughter Julia aged 16).
Carrier and Coal Merchant residing at Woodbine House, Ticehurst in 1891.
Widower, Carrier, Job Master, Ticehurst Overseer, Collector of Rates and Taxes, Corn and Coal Merchant (employer) in 1901.
Coal merchant and farmer residing at Woodbine House, Ticehurst in 1911.
George had Ticehurst's first hire car, a Buick, in September 1913.
George and Martha had the following children:
+ 259 F i Mary Ann Ballard (Sissie) Gillham + 260 M ii Henry Ballard (Harry) Gillham + 261 F iii Kathleen Ballard (Kittie) Gillham + 262 F iv Elizabeth Ballard (Bessie) Gillham 263 F v Linda Ballard Gillham was born 19 Mar 1898 in Woodbine House, Ticehurst, Sussex. She died Mar 1988 in Kent & Sussex Hospital, Tunbridge Wells, Kent and was buried Mar 1988 in Parish Church, Ticehurst, Sussex.
161. John Ballard (Ebenezer , George , John , John , John , John ) was born 3 Nov 1857 in Beckley, Sussex. He died 5 Apr 1941 in Hastings, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand and was buried 7 Apr 1941 in Hastings, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.
Residing with his cousin George John Ballard in 1871.
Farmer, aged 23, of the Stocks, Wittersham, Kent employing 17 men in 1881.
Farmer (employer) residing at 18 Stocks Road, Wittersham Kent in 1891.
Farmer of Kitchenour, Beckley in 1901.
Farmer and corn miller of Bartly Mill, Frant in 1905.
Orchardist (Barbara Joan Gordon's death cert).
Mixed farmer per wife's death certificate.
Retired farmer in 1930.
John married Mary (Pollie) Humphrey, daughter of Walter Thomas Humphrey and Mary Hosmer, on 11 Nov 1880 in Baptist Chapel, Sandhurst, Kent. Mary was born 23 Jul 1862 in Staplehurst, Kent. She died 2 Aug 1918 in Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand and was buried in Karori Cemetry, Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand.
John and Mary had the following children:
264 F i Martha Elizabeth (Pattie) Ballard was born 9 Aug 1881 in The Stocks, Wittersham, Kent. She died 12 Nov 1956 in Dannevirke, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand and was buried in Hastings, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.
Died aged 75 years Nov 12th 1956 at Dannevirke NZ, eldest daughter of the late John and Mary Ballard formerly of Dannevirke and Hastings.
+ 265 M ii John Humphrey (Jack) Ballard 266 F iii Charlotte (Chattie) Ballard was born 7 Oct 1883 in The Stocks, Wittersham, Kent, England. She died 20 Oct 1947 in Epsom, Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.
Residing with grandparents Ebenezer Ballard in 1891.
Milliner boarding with Jane Bennett, dressmaker of 1 Prestonden Row, Tenterden in 1901.
Unmarried, Nurse residing at 19 Claremont Street, Epsom, Auckland in 1936 (Epsom is a central suburb of Auckland near One Tree Hill).
+ 267 M iv Fred Ballard + 268 M v Albert Leonard (Bert) Ballard + 269 M vi Reginald Henry (Reg) Ballard + 270 F vii Winifred Mary (Winnie) Ballard + 271 F viii Dorothy Ballard 272 F ix Esme Marguerite (Elizabeth) Ballard was born 9 Dec 1893 in The Stocks, Wittersham, Kent. She died 13 Nov 1962 in Te Puru, Thames Coast, New Zealand.
Esme married Stanley Graydon. + 273 M x Harold Victor (Vic) Ballard + 274 F xi Gwendoline (Gwen) Ballard + 275 F xii Marjorie Ballard 276 M xiii Geoffory Walter Ballard was born 19 Feb 1899 in Beckley, Sussex. He died 31 Oct 1909 in Palmerston North, Wellington, New Zealand and was buried in Palmerston North Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand. 277 M xiv Thomas Cyril Ballard was born 7 Jul 1900 in Beckley, Sussex. He died 8 Apr 1902 in Beckley, Sussex and was buried in Baptist Church, Sandhurst, Kent. + 278 F xv Kathleen Irene (Kitty) Ballard + 279 F xvi Barbara Joan (Joan) Ballard + 280 F xvii Christine Athenic (Chris) Ballard
162. Henry Ballard (Ebenezer , George , John , John , John , John ) was born 8 Dec 1859 in The Bellshurst, Beckley, Sussex. He died 4 Apr 1897 in Bellshurst Farm, Beckley, Sussex from Cerebral Syphilis Epileptiform fit followed by Hemiplegia 24 hours and was buried 8 Apr 1897 in Baptist Church, Sandhurst, Kent.
Residing with his cousin George John allard in 1871.
Farmer (employer) residing at Bellshurst farm, Beckley in 1891.
Henry married Frances Elizabeth (Bess) Humphrey, daughter of Walter Thomas Humphrey and Mary Hosmer, on 11 Oct 1889 in Baptist Church, Sandhurst, Kent. Frances was born 3 Mar 1864 in Staplehurst, Kent. She died 25 Jun 1942 in Amersham, Buckinghamshire.
Residing with father-in-law, Ebenezer Ballard in 1901.
Apartment house keeper residing at 3 Beltring Road, Tunbridge wells in 1911 - just one boarder
Living at "The Cot", Hyrons Lane, Amersham-on-the-Hill in 1936.
Retired to Idmiston Road, Worcester Park, Bucks with her mother beside her when she died.
Henry and Frances had the following children:
+ 281 M i William Henry Ballard + 282 M ii Charles Espenett Ballard 283 F iii Constance Muriel Ballard was born 28 Dec 1893 in Bellshurst Farm, Beckley, Sussex. She died 11 Jan 1901 in Beckley, Sussex and was buried in Baptist Church, Sandhurst, Kent.
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