Alice Filora Shields1,2

F, #901, b. 6 May 1862, d. 7 December 1946
     Alice Filora Shields was born on 6 May 1862 at Tama Co., IA.1,3 She was the daughter of Samuel Shields and Carina (????)3 Alice Filora Shields married Frederick Gilford Ball, son of Marshall Flint Ball and Elizabeth Malvina Brink, on 28 June 1903 at Boone, Boone Co., IA.4 Alice Filora Shields died on 7 December 1946 at Boone, Boone Co., IA, at age 84.5,2 She was buried at Linwood Park Cemetery, Boone, Boone Co., IA.5

Census, Occupation & Residence

16 April 1910Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Alice", age 47, with husband, etc.6
24 February 1920Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Alice F." age 57, with husband, etc.1
22 April 1930Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Alice", age 67, with husband.7
27 April 1940Boone, Boone Co., IA"Alice E." age 77, b. IA, with husband8

Child of Alice Filora Shields and Frederick Gilford Ball

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 4, sheet 3A.
  2. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  3. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Linwood Park Cemetery, Boone, Boone Co., IA.
  4. [S1390] Iowa Marriages 1809-1992, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  5. [S903] Find A Grave, online, Linwood Park Cemetery, Boone, Boone Co. IA.
  6. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 2B.
  7. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 8-8, Sheet 7A.
  8. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Boone, Boone Co., IA, ED 8-13, Sheet 19B (back of stamped 178).

Ephraim Amos Ball1

M, #902, b. 8 September 1905, d. 19 November 1979
     Ephraim Amos Ball was born on 8 September 1905 at Boone Co., IA.2 He was the son of Frederick Gilford Ball and Alice Filora Shields.1 Ephraim Amos Ball married Edna Victoria Johnson, daughter of Alfred Johnson and Ida Swanson, on 3 March 1925 at Boone, Boone Co., IA.3 Ephraim Amos Ball and Edna Victoria Johnson were divorced in January 1934 at Boone Co., IA.4 Ephraim Amos Ball married Fern G. (????) circa 1936.5 Ephraim Amos Ball died on 19 November 1979 at Yuba City, Sutter Co., CA, at age 74.6 He was buried at Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery, Des Moines, Polk Co., IA.7

Census, Occupation & Residence

16 April 1910Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Ephram" age 4, with parents, etc.8
20 February 1920Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Ephraim A." age 14, with parents, etc.1
18 April 1930Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Ephraim A." age 24, b. IA, farmer, with first wife Edna and children Alice and Raymond9
13 April 1940Rochester, Olmsted Co., MN"Ephraim A." age 34, b. IA, salesman for a retail general store, with second wife Fern and children Alice, Raymond, and Shirley5

Children of Ephraim Amos Ball and Edna Victoria Johnson

Child of Ephraim Amos Ball and Fern G. (????)

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 4, sheet 3A.
  2. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  3. [S1820] Robert Brink, "Brink Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Brink, http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/13968962/person/969973150, database viewed August 2012.
  4. [S3178] T. M. Eaves, "Mowrer," database made available on-line courtesy of T. M. Eaves, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/54440979/person/13665331423/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  5. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Rochester, Olmsted Co., MN, ED 55-23B, Sheet 10A (stamped 327).
  6. [S21] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, accessed on-line through www.Ancestry.com.
  7. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery, Des Moines, Polk Co., IA.
  8. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 2B.
  9. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Colfax, Boone Co., IA, ED 8-8, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 38).
  10. [S1385] Iowa Deaths and Burials 1850-1990, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Sarah Josephine Keltner1

F, #903, b. 25 November 1864, d. 14 August 1946
     Sarah Josephine Keltner was born on 25 November 1864 at Ames, Story Co., IA; father born IL, mother born MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Henry Keltner and Emily Wilsey. Sarah Josephine Keltner married Ephraim Butler Ball, son of Marshall Flint Ball and Elizabeth Malvina Brink, on 5 February 1896 at Ames, Storey Co., IA.3 Sarah Josephine Keltner died on 14 August 1946 at Ames, Story Co., IA, at age 81.4 She was buried at Ames Municipal Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

21 April 1910Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Josie", age 45, with husband Ehpraim.1
15 January 1920Ames, Story Co., IA"Sara Josephine", age 55, with husband.5
25 April 1930Washington, Story Co., IA"Sarah J.", age 65, with husband.6

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 5B.
  2. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  3. [S2894] Iowa Marriage Records 1880-1937, made available by The Generations Network Inc. (Provo, Utah) on-line at www.ancestry.com, 2014; database from the Iowa State Archives.
  4. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Ames Municipal Cemetery, Ames, Story Co. IA.
  5. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 206, sheet 13B.
  6. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 85-4, Sheet 18A.

Hattie Arletta Ball1

F, #904, b. 28 March 1873, d. 19 August 1879
     Hattie Arletta Ball was born on 28 March 1873 at Colfax, Boone Co., IA.2 She was the daughter of Marshall Flint Ball and Elizabeth Malvina Brink.1 Hattie Arletta Ball died on 19 August 1879 at Boone Co., IA, at age 6.3 She was buried at Ontario Cemetery, Washington, Story Co., IA.

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 2A.
  2. [S1820] Robert Brink, "Brink Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Brink, http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/13968962/person/969973150, database viewed August 2012.
  3. [S2991] Iowa Delayed Birth Reocrds 1850-1939, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2017; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Jennet Nancy Ball1

F, #905, b. 28 October 1859, d. 18 May 1860
     Jennet Nancy Ball was born on 28 October 1859 at Massillon, Cedar Co., IA.2 She was the daughter of Marshall Flint Ball and Elizabeth Malvina Brink.3 Jennet Nancy Ball died on 18 May 1860 at Cedar Co., IA.4 She was buried at Brink Cemetery, Cedar Co., IA.4

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Brink Cemetery, Cedar Co., IA.
  2. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  3. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 2A.
  4. [S903] Find A Grave, online, Ontario & New Philadelphia Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.

William Albert Lenferty Gillette1

M, #906, b. 26 January 1861, d. 28 January 1924
     William Albert Lenferty Gillette was born on 26 January 1861 at Boone Co., IA.1,2 He was the son of Isaac Preston Gillette and Martha Jagger.3,2 William Albert Lenferty Gillette married Lillie Jane Ball, daughter of Marshall Flint Ball and Elizabeth Malvina Brink, on 8 January 1903 at Colfax, Boone Co., IA.1 William Albert Lenferty Gillette died on 28 January 1924 at Ames, Story Co., IA, at age 63.2 He was buried at Ontario & New Philadelphia Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

21 April 1910Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Albert", age 49, b. IA, farmer, with wife Lilllie and children Millie, and Dean1
24 March 1920Colfax, Boone Co., IA"William A." age 59, b. IA, farmer, with wife Lillie and children Millie and Isaac5

Children of William Albert Lenferty Gillette and Lillie Jane Ball

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 5A.
  2. [S3034] Iowa Death Records 1921-1940, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2017; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  4. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Ontario & New Philadelphia Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.
  5. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Colfax, Boone Co., IA, ED 4, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 28).

Millie E. Gillette1

F, #907, b. circa 1906
     Millie E. Gillette was born circa 1906 at IA.1 She was the daughter of William Albert Lenferty Gillette and Lillie Jane Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

21 April 1910Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Nettie" age 4, b. IA, with parents, etc.1
24 April 1920Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Millie E." age 14, b. IA, with parents, etc.2

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 5A.
  2. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Colfax, Boone Co., IA, ED 4, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 28).

Daun Isaac Gillette1,2,3

M, #908, b. 27 June 1907, d. 4 May 1993
     Daun Isaac Gillette was born on 27 June 1907 at Ames, Boone Co., IA.1,3 He was the son of William Albert Lenferty Gillette and Lillie Jane Ball.1 Daun Isaac Gillette died on 4 May 1993 at Fallbrook, San Diego Co., CA, at age 85.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

21 April 1910Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Daun" age 2, b. IA, with parents, etc1
24 April 1920Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Isaac D." age 12, b. IA, with parents, etc.5
6 April 1930Fort Rosecrans, San Diego, San Diego Co., CA"Daun I. Gillett", age 22, Pvt. 1st Class, U.S. Army (Cav).6
15 April 1940Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Daun Gillett" age 33, b. IA, with mother2

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 5A.
  2. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Colfax, Boone Co., IA, ED 8-8, Sheet 5A (stamped 53).
  3. [S2991] Iowa Delayed Birth Reocrds 1850-1939, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2017; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S1820] Robert Brink, "Brink Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Brink, http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/13968962/person/969973150, database viewed August 2012.
  5. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Colfax, Boone Co., IA, ED 4, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 28).
  6. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 37-219, Sheet 2A.

Ivy Belle Forney1

F, #909, b. 11 April 1883, d. 7 March 1958
Ivy Belle Forney
b. 1883 Warren Co. IA
d. 1958
     Ivy Belle Forney was born on 11 April 1883 at Warren Co., IA. She was the daughter of Uriah T. Forney and Laura Melissa Tuttle. Ivy Belle Forney married Chauncey Perry Ball, son of Marshall Flint Ball and Elizabeth Malvina Brink, on 2 February 1902 at Cando, Towner Co., ND.1 Ivy Belle Forney died on 7 March 1958 at Boone Co., IA, at age 74.2 She was buried at Ontario & New Philadelphia Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.3
     Photo courtesy of Gary Ball.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

18 April 1910Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Ivy", age 27, with husband and daughter.1
24 March 1920Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Ivy B.", age 37, with husband, daughter and son.5
12 April 1930Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Ivy B.", age 47, with husband, son and daughter.6
24 April 1940Chicago, Cook Co., IL"Ivy" age 57, b. IA, widow, with daughter Vera and family7

Children of Ivy Belle Forney and Chauncey Perry Ball

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 2A.
  2. [S1820] Robert Brink, "Brink Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Brink, http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/13968962/person/969973150, database viewed August 2012.
  3. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Ontario & New Philadelphia Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.
  4. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  5. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 6B.
  6. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 8-8, Sheet 5A.
  7. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Chicago, Cook Co., IL, ED 103-2860, Sheet 17B (back of stamped 40902).
  8. [S1385] Iowa Deaths and Burials 1850-1990, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Vera Josephine Ball1

F, #910, b. 4 December 1907, d. 10 June 2007
     Vera Josephine Ball was born on 4 December 1907 at Colfax, Boone Co., IA.1 She was the daughter of Chauncey Perry Ball and Ivy Belle Forney.2 Vera Josephine Ball married Ernest A. Launspach, son of Alfred Launspach and Bertha Green, on 27 September 1930 at Boone Co., IA.3 Vera Josephine Ball died on 10 June 2007 at Clendale Heights, DuPage Co., IL, at age 99.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

18 April 1910Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Vera J.", age 2, with parents.2
24 March 1920Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Vera J.", age 12, with parents, etc.5
24 April 1940Chicago, Cook Co., IL"Vera" age 33, b. IA, office clerk at a dog food factory, with husband, etc.6

Child of Vera Josephine Ball and Ernest A. Launspach

Citations

  1. [S1386] Iowa Births and Christenings 1800-1999, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2017; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 2A.
  3. [S2894] Iowa Marriage Records 1880-1937, made available by The Generations Network Inc. (Provo, Utah) on-line at www.ancestry.com, 2014; database from the Iowa State Archives.
  4. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  5. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 6B.
  6. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Chicago, Cook Co., IL, ED 103-2860, Sheet 17B (back of stamped 40902).

Merley Wilson Ball1,2

M, #911, b. 15 March 1914, d. 1 January 1995
Merley Wilson Ball
b. 1914 Colfax IA
d. 1995 Beaverton OR
     Merley Wilson Ball was born on 15 March 1914 at Colfax, Boone Co., IA.3,4 He was the son of Chauncey Perry Ball and Ivy Belle Forney.1 Merley Wilson Ball married Helen Maurita Bourne, daughter of Henry Sumner Bourne and Luella May Seeley, on 20 July 1940 at Modesto, Stanislaus Co., CA.2,4 Merley Wilson Ball died on 1 January 1995 at Beaverton, Washington Co., OR, at age 80.3,4
     Photo courtesy of Gary Ball.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

24 March 1920Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Merley W.", age 6, with parents, etc.5
12 April 1930Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Merley", age 16, with parents, etc.6
26 April 1940San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA"Merley" age 26, b. IA, travelling salesman for a business college7

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 2A.
  2. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Ontario & New Philadelphia Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.
  3. [S21] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, accessed on-line through www.Ancestry.com.
  4. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  5. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 6B.
  6. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 8-8, Sheet 5A.
  7. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, ED 38-157, Sheet 65A (stamped 2315).

Laura Elizabeth Ball1

F, #912, b. 21 October 1905, d. 16 December 1905
     Laura Elizabeth Ball was born on 21 October 1905 at Ames, Story Co., IA. She was the daughter of Chauncey Perry Ball and Ivy Belle Forney.1 Laura Elizabeth Ball died on 16 December 1905 at Ames, Story Co., IA.1,2 She was buried at Ontario & New Philadelphia Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.3

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 2A.
  2. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  3. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Ontario & New Philadelphia Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.

Ruth Maxine Ball1

F, #913, b. 25 May 1924, d. 11 March 1982
     Ruth Maxine Ball was born on 25 May 1924 at Boone Co., IA.1,2 She was the daughter of Chauncey Perry Ball and Ivy Belle Forney.1 Ruth Maxine Ball died on 11 March 1982 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL, at age 57.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 April 1930Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Ruth", age 5 12/12, with parents, etc.1
24 April 1940Chicago, Cook Co., IL"Ruth" age 15, b. IA, with mother, etc.3

Citations

  1. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 8-8, Sheet 5A.
  2. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  3. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Chicago, Cook Co., IL, ED 103-2860, Sheet 17B (back of stamped 40902).

Amanda E. Thomas1

F, #914, b. 25 December 1886, d. 26 June 1953
Amanda E. Thomas
b. 1886 Boone Co. IA
d. 1953 Boone Co. IA
     Amanda E. Thomas was born on 25 December 1886 at Boone Co., IA.1 She was the daughter of Levi Thomas and Laurie Wagner. Amanda E. Thomas married Riley Wilmont Ball, son of Marshall Flint Ball and Elizabeth Malvina Brink, on 25 December 1916 at First Methodist Church, Allamakee Co., IA.1 Amanda E. Thomas died on 26 June 1953 at Boone Co., IA, at age 66.2 She was buried at Ontario & New Philadelphia Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.3
     Photo courtesy of "mjcrysta."4

Census, Occupation & Residence

24 April 1920Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Amanda E.", age 33, with husband, etc.1
12 April 1930Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Amanda", age 44, with husband.5
13 April 1940Boone, Boone Co., IA"Amanda" age 54, b. IA, with husband2

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 6B.
  2. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Boone, Boone Co., IA, ED 8-10, Sheet 9B (back of stamped 95).
  3. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Ontario & New Philadelphia Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.
  4. [S3181] "mjcrysta", "Perin Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "mjcrysta", https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/39374841/person/28042953972/facts, database viewed 20 July 2017.
  5. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 8-8, Sheet 5A.

Spray Luella Shackleton1

F, #915, b. 14 April 1876, d. 20 April 1909
     Spray Luella Shackleton was born on 14 April 1876 at Grangerburg, Medina Co., OH.2 She was the daughter of Robert Shackleton and Harriet Carr.3 Spray Luella Shackleton married Charles Ball, son of Marshall Flint Ball and Elizabeth Malvina Brink, on 23 February 1898 at Jackson, Boone Co., IA.4,5 Spray Luella Shackleton died on 20 April 1909 at Cando, Towner, ND, at age 33.5 She was buried at Linwood Park Cemetery, Boone, Boone Co., IA.6

Census, Occupation & Residence

15 June 1880Granger, Medina Co., OHSpray, age 4, born OH, with parents, etc.3
1 June 1900Township 160, Towner Co., ND"Sprey E." age 24, b. OH, with husband7

Children of Spray Luella Shackleton and Charles Ball

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 2A.
  2. [S1608] Ohio Births and Christenings 1774-1973 - index, made available by FamilySearch.org (Provo UT) on-line at http://www.ancestry.com, 2016; database courtesy of the State of Ohio Vital Records.
  3. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Page 19.
  4. [S1390] Iowa Marriages 1809-1992, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  5. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  6. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Fairview Cemetery, Madrid, Boone Co., IA.
  7. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Township 160, Towner Co., ND, ED 182, Sheet 1A (stamped 108).
  8. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 9, Sheet 11A.
  9. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 16-4, Sheet 4B.

Robert Marshall Ball1,2

M, #916, b. 18 June 1903, d. 31 May 1959
     Robert Marshall Ball was born on 18 June 1903 at Egeland, Towner Co., ND.1,2,3 He was the son of Charles Ball and Spray Luella Shackleton.1 Robert Marshall Ball died on 31 May 1959 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, at age 55.2,3 He was buried at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

18 April 1910Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Robert", age 7, in house of uncle Riley, with father, etc.4
17 January 1920Madrid, Boone Co., IA"Robert", age 16, with father, etc.5

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 2A.
  2. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA.
  3. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  4. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, ED 4, Sheet 2A.
  5. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 18, Sheet 11A.

Marie Grace Ball1

F, #917, b. 21 September 1905, d. 1956
     Marie Grace Ball was born on 21 September 1905 at Egeland, Towner Co., ND.1,2 She was the daughter of Charles Ball and Spray Luella Shackleton.1 Marie Grace Ball married James Emlyn Steffy, son of James E. Steffy and Bertha L. Jones, on 24 June 1925 at Boone Co., IA.3,4 Marie Grace Ball died in 1956.5 She was buried at Linwood Park Cemetery, Boone, Boone Co., IA.5

Census, Occupation & Residence

25 April 1910Colfax, Boone Co., IA"Grace" age 4, b. ND, with uncle Floyd Shackleton and wife Emma6
1920Boone, Boone Co., IA"Marie G.", age 14, with uncle Floyd L. Shackleton and wife Emma1
7 April 1930Boone, Boone Co., IA"Grace M.", age 24, with husband and children.7
2 April 1940Boone, Boone Co., IA"Grace M." age 34, b. ND, widow, seamstress, with children James, Caroline, Helen, Leona and Harold8

Children of Marie Grace Ball and James Emlyn Steffy

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 9, Sheet 11A.
  2. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  3. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 8-9, Sheet 9B.
  4. [S2894] Iowa Marriage Records 1880-1937, made available by The Generations Network Inc. (Provo, Utah) on-line at www.ancestry.com, 2014; database from the Iowa State Archives.
  5. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Linwood Park Cemetery, Boone, Boone Co., IA.
  6. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Colfax, Boone Co., IA, ED 4, Sheet 7A (stamped 39).
  7. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 8-9, Sheet 10A.
  8. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Boone, Boone Co., IA, ED 8-15, Sheet 1A (stamped 700).

Bertha Hattie Barclay1,2

F, #918, b. 29 December 1879, d. January 1976
     Bertha Hattie Barclay was born on 29 December 1879 at Boone Co., IA.3 She was the daughter of James Barclay and Elizabeth (????)1 Bertha Hattie Barclay married Charles Ball, son of Marshall Flint Ball and Elizabeth Malvina Brink, circa 1917.1,3 Bertha Hattie Barclay died in January 1976 at Madrid, Boone Co., IA, at age 96.3 She was buried at Fairview Cemetery, Madrid, Boone Co., IA.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

17 January 1920Madrid, Boone Co., IA"Bertha", age 41, with husband, step-son, brother and father.1
11 April 1930Worth, Boone Co., IA"Bertha H.' age 50, b. IA, with husband4

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 18, Sheet 11A.
  2. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  3. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Fairview Cemetery, Madrid, Boone Co., IA.
  4. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Worth, Boone Co., IA, ED 8-37, Sheet 4A (stamped 51).

James Barclay1

M, #919, b. circa 1838
     James Barclay was born circa 1838 at OH; parents both born in Scotland.1 He married Elizabeth (????)

Child of James Barclay and Elizabeth (????)

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 18, Sheet 11A.

Thomas Edward Brink1

M, #920, b. 19 October 1862, d. 9 December 1942
     Thomas Edward Brink was born on 19 October 1862 at Cedar Co., IA; parents both born PA.1 He was the son of Ira Brink and Cordelia Hager. Thomas Edward Brink married Anna May Davis, daughter of Jonas F. Davis and Lucy Ann Alexander, on 5 January 1888 at Massillon, Cedar Co., IA.1,2 Thomas Edward Brink married Nettie Erminnie Ball, daughter of Marshall Flint Ball and Elizabeth Malvina Brink, on 31 March 1897 at Colfax, Boone Co., IA. Thomas Edward Brink died on 9 December 1942 at Clarence, Cedar Co., IA, at age 80.2 He was buried at Clarence Cemetery, Clarence, Cedar Co., IA.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

5 January 1920Clarence Town, Dayton, Cedar Co., IA"Thomas", age 57, retired farmer, with wife and neice, Spray Ball.4
4 April 1930Dayton, Cedar Co., IA"Thomas E.", age 69, with wife and neice.1
26 April 1940Clarence, Cedar Co., IA"Thomas E." age 77, b. IA, with wife Nettie; living next to daughter Myrtie and husband5

Child of Thomas Edward Brink and Anna May Davis

Citations

  1. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 16-4, Sheet 4B.
  2. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  3. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Clarence Cemetery, Clarence, Cedar Co., IA.
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 32, Sheet 4A.
  5. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Clarence, Cedar Co., IA, ED 16-4, Sheet 7B (back of stamped 62).

Anna May Davis1,2

F, #921, b. 22 May 1865, d. 17 September 1895
     Anna May Davis was born on 22 May 1865 at IA.1,2 She was the daughter of Jonas F. Davis and Lucy Ann Alexander.1 Anna May Davis married Thomas Edward Brink, son of Ira Brink and Cordelia Hager, on 5 January 1888 at Massillon, Cedar Co., IA.3,2 Anna May Davis died on 17 September 1895 at Cedar Co., IA, at age 30.1,2 She was buried at Dayton Valley Cemetery, Clarence, Cedar Co., IA.1

Child of Anna May Davis and Thomas Edward Brink

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Dayton Valley Cemetery, Clarence, Cedar Co., IA.
  2. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  3. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 16-4, Sheet 4B.
  4. [S903] Find A Grave, online, Clarence Cemetery, Clarence, Cedar Co., IA.

Spray Luella Ball1,2

F, #922, b. 15 April 1909, d. 3 March 1972
     Spray Luella Ball was born on 15 April 1909 at Edeland, Tourner Co., ND.1,2 She was the daughter of Charles Ball and Spray Luella Shackleton.1 Spray Luella Ball married Joseph Milton Conrow, son of Howard M. Conrow and Bess Grunig, on 4 June 1933.3 Spray Luella Ball died on 3 March 1972 at age 62; SSDI lists last residence as Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, LA.4,5 She was buried at Saint Augustine National Cemetery, St. Augustine, St. Johns Co., FL.5

Census, Occupation & Residence

5 January 1920Clarence Town, Dayton, Cedar Co., IA"Spray L.", age 10, with aunt and uncle Nettie and Thomas Brink.6
4 April 1930Dayton, Cedar Co., IA"Spray L.", age 20, with aunt and uncle, Nettie and Thomas Brink.1
11 April 1930Worth, Boone Co., IA[second listing] "Spray" age 22, b. ND, listed as absent, with father7
4 May 1940Sibley, Osceola Co., IA"Spray" age 31, b. ND, with husband, etc.8

Children of Spray Luella Ball and Joseph Milton Conrow

Citations

  1. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 16-4, Sheet 4B.
  2. [S1386] Iowa Births and Christenings 1800-1999, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2017; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S1390] Iowa Marriages 1809-1992, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S21] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, accessed on-line through www.Ancestry.com.
  5. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Saint Augstine National Cemetery, St. Augustine, St. Johns Co., FL.
  6. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 32, Sheet 4A.
  7. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Worth, Boone Co., IA, ED 8-37, Sheet 4A (stamped 51).
  8. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Sibley, Osceola Co., IA, ED 72-10, Sheet 27B (back of stamped 91).

Edna E. (????)1

F, #923, b. circa 1878
     Edna E. (????) was born circa 1878 at IL; father born PA, mother born NY.1 She married Leroy Ball, son of Richard F. Ball and Rosa Bixler, circa 1900.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

7 January 1920Iowa Falls, Hardin Co., IA"Edna E.", age 41, with husband.2
18 April 1930Williams, Hamilton Co., IA"Edna E.", age 52, with husband.1

Citations

  1. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, ED 40-27, Sheet 3B.
  2. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 190, Sheet 4A.

Sarah A. Watts

F, #924, b. 30 April 1841, d. 26 November 1914
     Sarah A. Watts was born on 30 April 1841 at IA.1 She was the daughter of Hiram Watts and Matilda Miller.2 Sarah A. Watts married Lewis W. Ball, son of Stephen H. Ball and Ora Lily Mandana Flint, on 5 September 1866 at Iowa City, Johnson Co., IA.3,4,5 Sarah A. Watts died on 26 November 1914 at Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS, at age 73.1 She was buried at Riverview Cemetery, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 July 1870Sumner, Iowa Co., IA"Sarah A." age 27, b. IA, with husband, etc.6
16 June 1880Brown, Edwards Co., KSSarah A., age 39, born IA, with husband, etc.7
10 June 1900Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS"Sarah" age 58, b. IA, with husband3
25 April 1910Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS"Sarah A." age 68, b. IA, with husband8

Children of Sarah A. Watts and Lewis W. Ball

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Riverview Cemetery, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS.
  2. [S2573] "dcoe791", "Folger Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "dcoe791", http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/27570225/person/5016205358?ssrc=, database viwed 24 May 2015.
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS, ED 43, Sheet 10B (back of stamped 41).
  4. [S2572] Iowa Marriages 1851-1900, made available by The Generations Network Inc. (Provo, Utah) on-line at www.ancestry.com, 2000; database courtesy of original records.
  5. [S3177] Gary Ball, "Gary Ball Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Gary Ball, https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/106783821/person/310053631069/facts, database viewed 19 July 2017.
  6. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Sumner, Iowa Co., IA, p. 5 (stamped 316).
  7. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Page 6.
  8. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS, ED 47, Sheet 12A (stamped 53).

Matilda Cyrena Ball1

F, #925, b. 5 March 1870, d. 10 June 1935
     Matilda Cyrena Ball was born on 5 March 1870 at Johnson Co., IA.1 She was the daughter of Lewis W. Ball and Sarah A. Watts. Matilda Cyrena Ball married Alexander Livingston, son of John Robertson Livingston and Margaret Jane Graham, on 12 November 1891. Matilda Cyrena Ball died on 10 June 1935 at Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS, at age 65.2,1 She was buried at Riverview Cemetery, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 July 1870Sumner, Iowa Co., IA"Matilda" age 4/12, b. IA, with parents, etc.3
16 June 1880Brown, Edwards Co., KS"Tillie C.", age 10, born IA, with parents, etc.4
11 June 1900Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS"Tillie" age 30, b. IA, with husband, etc.5
7 May 1910Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS"Tillie" age 40, b. IA, with husband, etc.6
20 January 1920Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS"Tillie", age 49, with husband etc.7
16 April 1930Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS"Tillie" age 60, b. IA, with husband8

Children of Matilda Cyrena Ball and Alexander Livingston

Citations

  1. [S2573] "dcoe791", "Folger Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "dcoe791", http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/27570225/person/5016205358?ssrc=, database viwed 24 May 2015.
  2. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Riverview Cemetery, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS.
  3. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Sumner, Iowa Co., IA, p. 5 (stamped 316).
  4. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Page 6.
  5. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS, ED 43, Sheet 11B (back of stamped 42).
  6. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS, ED 46, Sheet 21A (stamped 36).
  7. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, ED 44, Sheet 3B.
  8. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS, ED 18-2, Sheet 3A (stamped 88).