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Latimer Whipple Ballou

Father: Levi Ballou (29 Aug 1782 - 4 Jun 1836)
Mother: Hephzibah "Hepsa" Metcalf (ABT 1782 - 20 Nov 1860)

Family 1: Sarah Ann Hunnewell (1818 - 24 Jun 1879)

  1. +Henry Latimer Ballou (14 Oct 1841 - 22 May 1889)

                                                                                                        _James Ballou _______+
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                                                                                  _Obadiah Ballou _____|_Susanna Whitman ____
                                                                                 | (1689 - 1768) m 1717  (1657 - 1733)       
                                                            _Ezekiel Ballou _____|
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                                                           |                     |_Damaris Bartlett ___|_Sarah Albee ________
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                              _Levi Ballou ________________|
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                             |                             |                                            _Nicholas Cook ______+
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                             |                             |                      _Josiah Cook ________|_Joanna Rockwood ____
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                             |                             |_Joanna Cook ________|
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|--Latimer Whipple Ballou 
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|_Hephzibah "Hepsa" Metcalf _|
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Notes

!SOURCE: "Descendants of Sarah Whipple," email from N. Combs to the Whipple Website, 23 Feb 2003.

!SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 28 Jul 2004. Cites the following entry in Dictionary of Notable Americans: Volume I

BALLOU, Latimer Whipple, representative, was born in Cumberland, R.I., March 1, 1812; son of Levi and Hepsa (Metcalf) Ballou; grandson of Levi {37909} and Comfort (Thompson) Ballou, and a descendant of Mathurin Bellews, Providence, R.I., 1646. He learned the printing business at the University Press, Cambridge, Mass., and helped to establish the Cambridge Press in 1835, where he remained until 1842, when he engaged in mercantile pursuits at Woonsocket, R.I. He was cashier of the Woonsocket Falls bank and treasurer of the Woonsocket institute for savings, 1850-'99. He was presidential elector in 1860; a delegate to the Republican national convention in 1872, and a Republican representative from the 2d Rhode Island district in the 44th, 45th and 46th congresses, 1875-'81. He was treasurer and president of Dean academy, Franklin, Mass. He died May 9, 1900.

!SOURCE: Email from Charles Whipple (undisclosed at example dot net) to Weldon Whipple, 10 Aug 2005. Adds place of death, quoting the following:

BALLOU, Latimer Whipple, a Representative from Rhode Island; born in Cumberland, R.I., March 1, 1812; attended the public schools and the local academies in his native town; moved to Cambridge, Mass., in 1828 and learned the art of printing at the University Press; was instrumental in establishing the Cambridge Press in 1835 and continued in the printing business until 1842, when he moved to Woonsocket, R.I.; engaged in banking in 1850; was active in the organization of the Republican Party in 1856; delegate to the Republican National Convention at Philadelphia in 1872; elected as a Republican to the Forty-fourth, Forty-fifth and Forty-sixth Congresses (March 4, 1875-March 3, 1881); declined to be a candidate for renomination in 1880; engaged in his former business pursuits until his death in Woonsocket, Providence County, R.I., May 9, 1900; interment in Oak Hill Cemetery.

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