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date: 21 October 2019

Ballard, Stephenlocked

(1804–1890)
  • Philip Weaver

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Ballard, Stephen (1804–1890), civil engineer, was born at Ivy House, Malvern, Worcestershire, on 5 April 1804, the son of Philip Ballard (d. 1845), attorney, and his wife, Charlotte, née Bayliss (d. 1846). His father had been bankrupted by a libel suit, and to help support the family his mother took in lodgers, one of whom, the ...

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