Biography of Frederick Ballen
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FREDERIOK BALLEN was a private in Co. B, 47th Ohio Vol. Inf., enlisting at Adrian, June 15, 1861, and mustered out August 31, 1864. At Dallas, Texas, May 27, 1864, he was wounded in the thigh, and at Vicksburg, Miss., May 4, 1863, was captured and held prisoner for twenty three days. He was born in Berlin, Germany, August 11, 1842, his father's name being John, his mother dying on the voyage across the ocean. He was married in Dundee, September 8, 1865, to Emily, daughter of Henry and Mary (Wilson) Milliman and settled on section 2, in Exeter. They have had eight children, three boys and five girls; the two oldest girls died in infancy, the others all living. He is a member of Bakar Post, No. 200, G. A. R., at Canton, and generally votes the Republican ticket.

From:
History of Monroe County, Michigan
Talcott E. Wing, Editor
Munsell & Company, Publishers
New York 1890.

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