In Memory of Bill Ballard
William L. Ballard
1950 – 2017
Honor Your Kansas Ancestors
- Submit Your Forgotten Settlers Information
- Submit Your Ancestor’s Biographies
The Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies
Assists Local Societies, Libraries, & Museums in Kansas
Welcome to Kansas!
The following stanza was written on a placard attached to a Prairie Schooner as it travelled into Kansas:
Goodbye to the desolate plains alway,
Dakota, Nebraska, adieu;
We may emigrate to hell some day,
But never again to you.