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John Goff Ballentine, Sr
Birth: May 20, 1825
Pulaski
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Nov. 23, 1915
Pulaski
Giles County
Tennessee, USA

US Congressman. Served as a Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War (1861-1865). Elected to represent Tennessee's 7th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1883 to 1887. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Andrew Mitchell Ballentine (1791 - 1863)
  Mary Tuttle Goff Ballentine (1805 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Laird Ballentine (1832 - 1917)*
 
 Children:
  Sallie Leverette Ballentine (1856 - 1944)*
  John Goff Ballentine (1863 - 1919)*
  Adelaide Ballentine (1868 - 1950)*
  Margaret Palmer Ballentine (1870 - 1871)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Goff Ballentine (1825 - 1915)
  Margaret J. Ballentine Palmer (1830 - 1886)*
  William F. Ballentine (1832 - 1886)*
  Andrew Jackson Ballentine (1833 - 1903)*
  James Hamilton Ballentine (1837 - 1880)*
  Mary Adelaide Ballentine (1840 - 1863)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maplewood Cemetery
Pulaski
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 06, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6910258
John Goff Ballentine, Sr
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