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Ballard, George (1705/6–1755), antiquary

David Vaisey

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Ballard, George (1705/6–1755), antiquary, was baptized on 14 February 1706 at Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire, one of five sons and three daughters of Samuel Ballard (bap. 1663, d. 1710), a chandler, and his wife, Elizabeth Willis (d. 1744), a midwife. His father died, aged forty-six, in July 1710, when ...

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