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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 )  
Summary: 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.
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Father: Hiram Ballou
Mother: Emeline Bowen

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Did You Know? America - Did you know? 1773: Boston Tea Party: Group of colonial patriots disguised as Mohawk Indians board three ships in Boston harbor and dump more than 300 crates of tea overboard as a protest against the British tea tax.

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Smithfield, Rhode Island, USA (Esmond) (Georgiaville) - Esmond Depot
Smithfield, Rhode Island, USA (Esmond) (Georgiaville)
Esmond Depot
Smithfield, Rhode Island, USA (Esmond) (Georgiaville) - Timberland Restaurant
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Smithfield, Rhode Island, USA (Esmond) (Georgiaville) - Bryant College
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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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USA 1837 - The Panic of 1837
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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

USA 1840 to 1860s - French-Canadian emigration to the United States
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USA 1840s - 1880s - The Oregon Trail
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World History 1845 - September 9 – Potato blight breaks out in Ireland: beginning of the Great Famine.
"The Famine began quite mysteriously in September 1845 as leaves on potato plants suddenly turned black and curled, then rotted, seemingly the result of a fog that had wafted across the fields of...Read MORE...


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

USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form
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USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations
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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.
PROVIDENCE, Monday, June 5, The Bleachery at Scott's Pond, Smithfield, belonging to W. P. SAYLES,...Read MORE...


USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.
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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 - December 20, 1860

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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."

Sullivan is buried at: Swan Point Cemetery Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Added: 4/13/2017 1:24:33 PM

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