Adeline Lucia "Addie" Ballou

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Adeline Lucia "Addie" Ballou (Hart)

Also Known As: "Adeline"
Birthplace: Chagrin Falls, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
Death: August 10, 1916 (78)
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
Place of Burial: Igo Cemetery Igo Shasta County California, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Alexander Hamilton Hart, Sr and Mary "Polly" Hart
Wife of Dr. Albert D. Ballou
Mother of Edward Lull Ballou; Miner Hart Ballou; Myron Ballou; Clarence Jefferson Ballou and Evangeline Ballou
Sister of Sarah Margaret Ann Hart; Samuel Lombard Hart; Nancy Maria Hart; Alexander Hamilton Hart, Jr.; Mary "Polly" Lestina Hart and 4 others
Half sister of George Lewis Hart; Lucia Jane Hart; Frances Terry; Clara Celestia Churchill; Charles Hamilton Hart and 1 other

Occupation: nurse, activist, painter, author
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About Adeline Lucia "Addie" Ballou

Social Activist, Author, Painter, Spiritualist. During the Civil War she served as a nurse with the 32nd Wisconsin Volunteers Infantry. She studied at the School of Design in San Francisco in 1870, and later had a studio doing marine wildlife and portraits. There, she became active in women's rights, where she introduced a legislative bill to allow for women to be appointed as Public Notaries. Inducted into the San Francisco Hall of Fame. And included with in Women's Memorial in Washington DC

Addie Lucia Ballou (April 19, 1837 – August 10, 1916) was an American suffragist, poet, artist, author, and lecturer

During the American Civil War, Ballou spent years in the union army caring for wounded soldiers.

Addie Ballou was born in Chagrin Falls, Ohio, on April 19, 1837 to Alexander Hamilton and Mary "Polly" (Eldredge) Hart. Her parents were from New York, where they were married in 1827, and where three of Addie's older siblings were also born. After removing to Ohio in the early 1830's, Addie was the fifth of nine children born to Alexander and Mary. But, after the death of Addie's mother in 1846, Alexander remarried three times, fathering six more children.

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Adeline Lucia "Addie" Ballou's Timeline

April 29, 1838
Chagrin Falls, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
Age 11
Neenah, Winnebago, Wisconsin
March 30, 1856
Clifton, Winnebago Co, WI
October 12, 1858
Harrison, Calumet, Wisconsin, USA
October 14, 1858
Harrison, Calumet, Wisconsin, USA
July 27, 1860
Harrison, Calumet, Wisconsin, USA
April 27, 1866
Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, USA
August 10, 1916
Age 78
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
Igo Cemetery Igo Shasta County California, USA