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 US Civil War Soldiers flag  Sullivan  BALLOU

  (b. 28 March 1829Smithfield, Rhode Island, USA   d. 28 July 1861Manassas, Manassas City, Virginia, USA )  

Sullivan BALLOU was born 28 March 1829 in Smithfield, Rhode Island, USA . Sullivan BALLOU was the child of

Sullivan BALLOU died 28 July 1861 in Manassas, Manassas City, Virginia, USA.
Did You Know?America - Did you know? Observation of foreign travelers to America: 'Why is bread in the USA so sweet? Sandwich bread, hamburger buns, taste like cake but Americans have no idea what you’re talking about because they’re used to it... American bread is awful. I swear, all the bread was full of sugar.'

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Father: Hiram Ballou
Mother: Emeline Bowen

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Civil War Union Army Officer. He served as Major of the 2nd Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry. On...Read MORE...


USA 1831 - January 1 - First Abolitionist Newspaper
The first abolitionist newspaper, The Liberator, published in Boston by William Lloyd Garrison

www.e-referencedesk.com/ resources/ state-history-timeline/ massachusetts.html - January 1, 1831

USA 1836 - The Alamo and Texas Declaration of Independence
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U.S. Presidents 1837 - March 4 - Martin Van Buren (1782-1862) becomes 8th President of the United States
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World History 1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre.

www.wikipedia.org - January 2, 1839

Invention 1839 - February 24 - Steam shovel patented by William Otis, Philadelphia

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USA 1840 to 1860s - French-Canadian emigration to the United States
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U.S. Presidents 1841 - April 4 - John Tyler (1790-1862) becomes 10th President of the United States.
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U.S. Presidents 1841 - March 4 - William Henry Harrison (1773-1841) becomes 9th President of the United States - dies one month after assuming the office.
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Invention 1843 - The Christmas card is invented (Sir Henry Cole and John Callcott Horsley, England)
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Invention 1843 - Artificial Freezer Patented
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Invention 1845 - The refrigerator is invented (John Gorrie, United States)
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Invention 1845 - The rubber band is invented (Stephen Perry, England)
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U.S. Presidents 1845 - March 4 - James K. Polk (1795-1849) becomes 11th President of the United States
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World History 1845 - September 9 – Potato blight breaks out in Ireland: beginning of the Great Famine.

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USA 1846 - April 25 – Mexican–American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.
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USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.
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USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S.

www.wikipedia.org - February 2, 1848

Invention 1849 - The safety pin is invented (Walter Hunt, United States)
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U.S. Presidents 1849 - March 4 - Zachary Taylor (1784-1850) becomes 12th President of the United States. He dies in office after 16 months.
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U.S. Presidents 1850 - July 9 - Millard Fillmore (1800-1874) becomes 13th President of the United States
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Invention 1853 - Potato chips are invented (George Crum, United States)
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U.S. Presidents 1853 - March 4 - Franklin Pierce (1804-1869) becomes 14th President of the United States
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News 1853 - Steam-Boiler Explosion - Two Lives Lost, Several Wounded.
Special Correspondence of the N. Y. Daily Times.

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News 1854 - Destruction of a Cotton Bleachery by Fire - Serious Freaks of an Elephant.
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USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.
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Invention 1857 - Toilet paper is invented (Joseph Gayetty, United States)
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Invention March 30, 1858: H. L. Lipman, of Philadelphia, patented the first pencil with eraser

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USA 1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861.

www.civilwar.org/ education/ history/ civil-war-overview/ triggerevents.html -

Death
28 July 1861
Manassas, Manassas City, Virginia, USA


Name: Sullivan Ballou
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 28 Jul 1861
Death Place: Cranston, , Rhode Island
Age: 32
Birth Date: 1829
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Father's Name: Hiram Ballou
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Mother's Name: Emeline Bowen
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09381-8
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
GS Film number: 931514
Reference ID: p 51

"Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950," database, FamilySearch (https:/ / familysearch.org/ ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F8DP-MF3 : 6 December 2014), Sullivan Ballou, 28 Jul 1861; citing Cranston, , Rhode Island, reference p 51; FHL microfilm 931,514."

Swan Point Cemetery Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
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