Oakey Streak Methodist Church Cemetery
Oaky Streak, Butler County, Alabama (Ballard Family of Butler Co AL)
Benjamin Randall Ballard Birth: Apr. 18, 1811 Death: Feb. 15, 1890
1. John Ballard (1st son of Joseph and Judith Ann Ballard) born 1701 Nanesmond, County Virginia, died 27 Aug 1763 Princess Anne, Virginia. Married Mary Continent in 1734 in Chowan District, N.C.
2. Benjamin Ballard (3rd son of John and Mary Ballard) born February 27, 1743 in Prince William, Virginia died June 16, 1832 Morgan, Calhoun County, Georgia. Benjamin married Katherine Hammond in 1780 in Orangeburg County South Carolina. Katherine was born in Carolina 1745 died Morgan, Calhoun County, Georgia 10 June 1844
3. Silas Joseph Hardy Ballard (1st son of Benjamin and Katherine Ballard) born 1781 Temple, Carroll County Georgia died 1840. There is some indication that indicates that Silas may have died in Tennessee in route to Alabama. Married Temperance Tabitha in 1811, Temperance was born in South Carolina in 1785 died 1865 in Oakey Streak, Butler County, Alabama
4. Benjamin Randall Ballard (1st son if Silas and Temperance Ballard) born April 11, 1811 Oakey Streak in Butler County, Alabama. Died February 15, 1890 Oakey Streak, Butler County, Alabama. Married Sarah Nancy Ann Jones born March 19,1816, died January 13, 1894.