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CLOPTON Elizabeth

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  • Name CLOPTON Elizabeth 
    Born 1715  New Kent County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Townsville, Vance, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Elizabeth18 Clopton, of New Kent (Walter17, William16, William15, Walter14, William13, Richard12, William11, John10, William9, Thomas8, Walter7, William6, Walter5, William4, Walter3, William2, Guillaume1 Peche, Lord Of Cloptunna and Dalham) was born 1715 in New Kent County, Virginia16, and died in probably North Carolina. She married William Ballard Aft. September 10, 1774. He was born in Lunenburg County, Virginia, and died in Halifax County, North Carolina.
      The information regarding Elizabeth Clopton & William Ballard was contained in a letter from Clifton F. Davis, Esq., Shreveport, Louisiana, dated August 11, 1938 and was sent to Lucy Lane Erwin. But to date, there is no proof that Elizabeth Clopton married William Ballard nor that an Elizabeth Clopton was the daughter of Walter Clopton and Mary Jarrett.
      William and Elizabeth lived in Lunenburg County, Virginia. There is a deed to him dated December 3, 1735. About 1760 they migrated to the Scotland Neck Vicinity, Halifax County, North Carolina. His will, dated September 10, 1774, names his wife and nine children.
      Children of Elizabeth Clopton and William Ballard are:
      + 29 i. Mary19 Ballard, born November 22, 1737 in probably Lunenburg County, Virginia.
      + 30 ii. Joyce Ballard, born Abt. 1740 in probably Lunenburg County, Virginia.
      31 iii. Elizabeth Ballard17, born Abt. 1743 in probably Lunenburg County, Virginia. She married George Freeman.
      + 32 iv. Martha Ballard, born November 2, 1749 in probably Lunenburg County, Virginia; died November 5, 1827 in Newberry County, Sourth Carolina.
      33 v. Nancy Ann Ballard17, born 1751 in probably Lunenburg County, Virginia. She married William Lenoir.
      34 vi. Walter Clopton Ballard17, born Abt. 1753 in probably Lunenburg County, Virginia; died 1801 in Halifax County, North Carolina. He married Rebecca Taylor May 23, 1786.
      35 vii. Devereux Ballard, born 1756 in probably Lunenburg County, Virginia.
      36 viii. Salumith Ballard, born in Lunenburg County, Virginia, probably; died Abt. 1841 in Warren County, North Carolina, probably18. She married William Burt19; died Abt. 1823 in Warren County, North Carolina, probably20.
      37 ix. William Sorrell Ballard, born in probably Lunenburg County, Virginia.
    Person ID I10693  Booth Family
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2013 

    Father CLOPTON Walter,   b. Abt 1682, York County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1758, St. Peter's Parish, New Kent County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Mother JARRETT Mary,   b. Abt 1691,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 4 Sep 1711  New Kent County, VA (Saint Peter's Parish) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1715 - New Kent County, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - - Townsville, Vance, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S186] Florence Haupt King 1-3-03.