Alma Jane Porter1

F, #11151, b. 14 September 1854, d. 11 August 1931
Alma Jane Porter
b. 1854 East Farnham QC Canada
d. 1931 Grandview MB Canada
     Alma Jane Porter was born on 14 September 1854 at East Farnham, QC, Canada.1,2 She was the daughter of Lorenzo Dow Porter and Sarah Catherine Fordice.1 Alma Jane Porter married Rufus Lemuel Ball, son of Alanson Ball and Seraph Wright, on 1 January 1878 at Roxton Pond, Shefford Co., QC, Canada.3 Alma Jane Porter died on 11 August 1931 at Grandview, MB, Canada, at age 76.4
     Photo courtesy of Robert Brosseau.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

April 1881Granby, Shefford Co., QC, Canada"Alma" age 26, b. QC, with husband, etc5
21 April 1891Granby, Shefford Co., QC, Canada"Alma" age 36, b. QC, with husband, etc.6
10 April 1901Granby, Shefford Co., QC, Canada"Alma J." age 46, b. QC, widow, Methodist, with children Alanson, Agnew and Seraph2
13 July 1906Grandview, Dauphin Co., MB, Canada"Alma" age 51, b. QC, widow, with children Alanson, Agnew and Seraph; living next to daughter Lottie and family7
June 1911Grandview, Dauphin Co., MB, Canada"Alma J." age 56, b. ON, widow, with sons Alanson and Agnew8
June 1916Dauphin Co., MB, Canada"Alma" age 61, b. QC, widow, with son Alanson and family; living next to daughter Lottie and family9

Children of Alma Jane Porter and Rufus Lemuel Ball

Citations

  1. [S90] Danielle Quintal, "Todd/Lamarche Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Danielle Quintal, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GED&db=:3104948&id=I609260392, database put on-line 2 September 2007.
  2. [S105] 1901 (31 March) Canada Census, Granby Village, Shefford, Quebec, District 192 - D4, p. 1.
  3. [S118] Jeff King, compiler, Descendants of Joseph Ball (n.p.: (unpublished), 19 May 2002).
  4. [S2571] Robert Brosseau, "Brosseau Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Brosseau, http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/5377001/person/1289873020, database viewed 22 May 2015.
  5. [S107] 1881 Canada Census, Federal, transcriptions made available by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints online at www.familysearch.org, Granby, Shefford Co., Quebec, District 59-B, p. 29.
  6. [S111] 1891 (6 April) Canada Census, Granby, Shefford Co., QC, Canada, p. 45.
  7. [S850] 1906 (24 June) Census returns for Prairie Provinces of Canada, Dauphin District, MB, Canada, p. 33.
  8. [S201] 1911 (1 June) Canada Census,.
  9. [S719] 1916 (1 June) Census returns for Prairie Provinces of Canada, Dauphin, MB, Canada, ED 8, p. 37.
  10. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Alanson Ball1

M, #11152, b. 19 April 1793, d. 11 May 1853
     Alanson Ball was born on 19 April 1793 at Norwich, Windsor Co., VT.2 He was the son of Joseph Ball and Olive Phelps.1 Alanson Ball was baptized on 3 April 1853 at Methodist Church, Shefford, Shefford Co., QC, Canada.3 He married Seraph Wright, daughter of Lemuel Wright and Deborah Erskine.1 Alanson Ball died on 11 May 1853 at South Roxton, Shefford Co., QC, Canada, at age 60.1,4
     He moved from Stanstead to Roxton circa 1833.5

Children of Alanson Ball and Seraph Wright

Citations

  1. [S90] Danielle Quintal, "Todd/Lamarche Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Danielle Quintal, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GED&db=:3104948&id=I609260392, database put on-line 2 September 2007.
  2. [S29] Vermont Vital Records 1760-1954, Public Records Division, General Services Center (Middlesex VT), on-line at https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1784223
  3. [S94] R. Neil Broadhurst, compiler, Protestant Births & Baptisms, Shefford County, Quebec 1822-1879 (Calgary, Alberta, Canada: Kintracers, 1992), p. 13.
  4. [S858] Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967. Original data: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin, images online at http://www.ancestry.com
  5. [S118] Jeff King, compiler, Descendants of Joseph Ball (n.p.: (unpublished), 19 May 2002).
  6. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Seraph Wright1

F, #11153, b. circa 1794, d. circa March 1860
     Seraph Wright was born circa 1794 at Jericho, Chittenden Co., VT.1 She was the daughter of Lemuel Wright and Deborah Erskine.2 Seraph Wright married Alanson Ball, son of Joseph Ball and Olive Phelps.1 Seraph Wright died circa March 1860 at Roxton, Shefford Co., QC, Canada; listed on the 1861 census of Roxton in the family of son Wright as having died during the previous year.2,3 She was buried at Anglican Church, Milton/Roxton, Shefford Co., QC, Canada.2

Children of Seraph Wright and Alanson Ball

Citations

  1. [S90] Danielle Quintal, "Todd/Lamarche Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Danielle Quintal, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GED&db=:3104948&id=I609260392, database put on-line 2 September 2007.
  2. [S118] Jeff King, compiler, Descendants of Joseph Ball (n.p.: (unpublished), 19 May 2002).
  3. [S112] 1861 (14 January) Canada Census, Roxton, Shefford Co., Quebec, p. 175 (stamped).
  4. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Joseph Ball1

M, #11154, b. 13 September 1748, d. 1828
     Joseph Ball was born on 13 September 1748 at Lebanon, New London Co., CT.2 He was the son of Ebenezer Ball and Mary Child.1 Joseph Ball married Olive Phelps on 21 May 1786.3 Joseph Ball died in 1828 at Stanstead, QC, Canada.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

August 1790Norwich, Windsor Co., VT"Joseph" with 3 males over 15 (Joseph 41), a male under 16 (possibly son Joseph just born), and 6 females (wife Olive 34, Diadama 4, Aseneth 2). The remaining 2 males and 2 females could either be siblings to Joseph or boarders and farm help4

Children of Joseph Ball and Olive Phelps

Citations

  1. [S90] Danielle Quintal, "Todd/Lamarche Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Danielle Quintal, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GED&db=:3104948&id=I609260392, database put on-line 2 September 2007.
  2. [S52] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, compiler, The Ricker Compilation of Vital Records of Early Connecticut (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2006).
  3. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  4. [S1] 1790 (August 2) U.S. Census, Norwich, Windsor Co., Vermont, p. 24.

Olive Phelps1

F, #11155, b. circa 1756, d. 6 September 1826
     Olive Phelps was born circa 1756 at Preston, New London Co., CT.1 She married Joseph Ball, son of Ebenezer Ball and Mary Child, on 21 May 1786.2 Olive Phelps died on 6 September 1826 at Stanstead, QC, Canada.3 She was buried at Marlington Cemetery, Stanstead, QC, Canada.3
     Comment by DGB: It is possible that her maiden name was Burton and her middle name Phelps, but more likely that she had earlier married a Mr. Burton. End of comment.

Children of Olive Phelps and Joseph Ball

Citations

  1. [S90] Danielle Quintal, "Todd/Lamarche Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Danielle Quintal, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GED&db=:3104948&id=I609260392, database put on-line 2 September 2007.
  2. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  3. [S118] Jeff King, compiler, Descendants of Joseph Ball (n.p.: (unpublished), 19 May 2002).

Ebenezer Ball1

M, #11156, b. 1 June 1716, d. circa 1791
     Ebenezer Ball was born on 1 June 1716 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.2 He was the son of Benjamin Ball and Mehitable Maxwell.1 Ebenezer Ball married Mary Child on 13 December 1739 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.3 Ebenezer Ball died circa 1791 at Lebanon, New London Co., CT.4
     He was a "rate payer" contributing to pay the minister's salary.5

Children of Ebenezer Ball and Mary Child

Citations

  1. [S90] Danielle Quintal, "Todd/Lamarche Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Danielle Quintal, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GED&db=:3104948&id=I609260392, database put on-line 2 September 2007.
  2. [S109] Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, compiler, A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing Dorchester Births, Marriages, and Deaths to the end of 1825 (Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, City Printers, 1890), p. 63.
  3. [S109] Dorchester MA Vital Records to 1825, p. 116.
  4. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  5. [S93] "Rate Bill For The North Parish Of Lebanon (now Columbia), Conn., For The Year 1741," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 20, pp. 45-47 (1866): p. 45.

Mary Child1

F, #11157, b. circa 1718, d. 26 January 1789
     Mary Child was born circa 1718.1 She married Ebenezer Ball, son of Benjamin Ball and Mehitable Maxwell, on 13 December 1739 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.2 Mary Child died on 26 January 1789 at Norwich, Windsor Co., VT.3 She was buried on 29 June 1789 at Old Center Cemetery, Norwich, Windsor Co., VT.

Children of Mary Child and Ebenezer Ball

Citations

  1. [S90] Danielle Quintal, "Todd/Lamarche Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Danielle Quintal, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GED&db=:3104948&id=I609260392, database put on-line 2 September 2007.
  2. [S109] Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, compiler, A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing Dorchester Births, Marriages, and Deaths to the end of 1825 (Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, City Printers, 1890), p. 116.
  3. [S29] Vermont Vital Records 1760-1954, Public Records Division, General Services Center (Middlesex VT), on-line at https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1784223
  4. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Benjamin Ball1

M, #11158, b. 30 August 1675
     Benjamin Ball was born on 30 August 1675 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.2,3 He was the son of Francis Ball and Abigail Salter.1 Benjamin Ball married Mehitable Maxwell on 8 January 1708 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.4
     Benjamin Ball was listed on a rate bill for taxes on 14 December 1741 at Lebanon, New London Co., CT.5

Children of Benjamin Ball and Mehitable Maxwell

Citations

  1. [S90] Danielle Quintal, "Todd/Lamarche Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Danielle Quintal, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GED&db=:3104948&id=I609260392, database put on-line 2 September 2007.
  2. [S91] "Old Dorchester: Recovery of Some Materials For Its History, General and Particular," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 5, pp. 389-402, 465-468 (1851): p. 395.
  3. [S109] Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, compiler, A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing Dorchester Births, Marriages, and Deaths to the end of 1825 (Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, City Printers, 1890), 14 (6 mo:) 1667; p. 10.
  4. [S114] Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, compiler, A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing Boston Marriages from 1700 to 1751 (Boston: Municipal Printing Office, 1898 (Document 150)), p. 18.
  5. [S93] "Rate Bill For The North Parish Of Lebanon (now Columbia), Conn., For The Year 1741," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 20, pp. 45-47 (1866): p. 45.
  6. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Mehitable Maxwell1

F, #11159
     Mehitable Maxwell married Benjamin Ball, son of Francis Ball and Abigail Salter, on 8 January 1708 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.2

Children of Mehitable Maxwell and Benjamin Ball

Citations

  1. [S90] Danielle Quintal, "Todd/Lamarche Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Danielle Quintal, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GED&db=:3104948&id=I609260392, database put on-line 2 September 2007.
  2. [S114] Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, compiler, A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing Boston Marriages from 1700 to 1751 (Boston: Municipal Printing Office, 1898 (Document 150)), p. 18.
  3. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Francis Ball1

M, #11160, b. circa 1624, d. 22 February 1689/90
     Francis Ball was born circa 1624.2 He married Abigail Salter, daughter of James Salter, on 27 November 1663 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.3,4 Francis Ball died on 22 February 1689/90 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.5
     19 October 1664, Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA, he signed a petition by the inhabitants of Dorchester ("ffrances Baall"). The petition was also signed by a "Mathew Ball" (relation unknown).6

Children of Francis Ball and Abigail Salter

Citations

  1. [S90] Danielle Quintal, "Todd/Lamarche Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Danielle Quintal, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GED&db=:3104948&id=I609260392, database put on-line 2 September 2007.
  2. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  3. [S91] "Old Dorchester: Recovery of Some Materials For Its History, General and Particular," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 5, pp. 389-402, 465-468 (1851): p. 395.
  4. [S109] Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, compiler, A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing Dorchester Births, Marriages, and Deaths to the end of 1825 (Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, City Printers, 1890), 27 (11 mo:) 1663; p. 21.
  5. [S109] Dorchester MA Vital Records to 1825, p. 122.
  6. [S91] "NEHGR, Vol. 5, Old Dorchester (MA)", p. 393-395.

Abigail Salter1

F, #11161, b. circa 1631, d. 1 December 1708
     Abigail Salter was born circa 1631; age 77 at death.2 She was the daughter of James Salter.1 Abigail Salter married Francis Ball on 27 November 1663 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.3,4 Abigail Salter died on 1 December 1708.2

Children of Abigail Salter and Francis Ball

Citations

  1. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  2. [S109] Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, compiler, A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing Dorchester Births, Marriages, and Deaths to the end of 1825 (Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, City Printers, 1890), p. 126.
  3. [S91] "Old Dorchester: Recovery of Some Materials For Its History, General and Particular," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 5, pp. 389-402, 465-468 (1851): p. 395.
  4. [S109] Dorchester MA Vital Records to 1825, 27 (11 mo:) 1663; p. 21.
  5. [S90] Danielle Quintal, "Todd/Lamarche Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Danielle Quintal, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GED&db=:3104948&id=I609260392, database put on-line 2 September 2007.

John Ball1

M, #11162, b. 15 February 1665, d. 14 July 1666
     John Ball was born on 15 February 1665 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.1,2 He was the son of Francis Ball and Abigail Salter.1 John Ball died on 14 July 1666 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA, at age 1.1,3

Citations

  1. [S91] "Old Dorchester: Recovery of Some Materials For Its History, General and Particular," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 5, pp. 389-402, 465-468 (1851): p. 395.
  2. [S109] Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, compiler, A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing Dorchester Births, Marriages, and Deaths to the end of 1825 (Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, City Printers, 1890), 15 (2mo:) 1665; p. 9.
  3. [S109] Dorchester MA Vital Records to 1825, 14 (7 mo:) 1666; p. 27.

Abigail Ball1

F, #11163, b. 14 June 1667, d. 19 March 1723/24
     Abigail Ball was born on 14 June 1667 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Francis Ball and Abigail Salter.1 Abigail Ball died on 19 March 1723/24 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA, at age 56.3
     She and John Dyer were partners circa 1690.4

Child of Abigail Ball and John Dyer

Citations

  1. [S91] "Old Dorchester: Recovery of Some Materials For Its History, General and Particular," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 5, pp. 389-402, 465-468 (1851): p. 395.
  2. [S109] Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, compiler, A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing Dorchester Births, Marriages, and Deaths to the end of 1825 (Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, City Printers, 1890), 14 (6 mo:) 1667; p. 10.
  3. [S109] Dorchester MA Vital Records to 1825, p. 132.
  4. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  5. [S92] Frank Dyer, "Descendants of William Dyer, George Dyer, Robert Randall," database made available on-line courtesy of Frank Dyer, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=dyerged&id=I02451, database put on-line 13 April 2008.

Francis Ball1

M, #11164, b. 21 December 1669, d. 26 August 1745
     Francis Ball was born on 21 December 1669 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.1,2 He was the son of Francis Ball and Abigail Salter.1 Francis Ball married Sarah (????)3 Francis Ball died on 26 August 1745 at Bristol, Bristol Co., RI, at age 75.3
     Appointment of Francis Ball, corker, and Joshua Bailey, cooper, to be Administrators of the estate of Jonathan Ball of Bristol, mariner, deceased intestate, "one of the sons of said Francis Ball," dated 26 September 1737.4

Children of Francis Ball and Sarah (????)

Citations

  1. [S91] "Old Dorchester: Recovery of Some Materials For Its History, General and Particular," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 5, pp. 389-402, 465-468 (1851): p. 395.
  2. [S109] Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, compiler, A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing Dorchester Births, Marriages, and Deaths to the end of 1825 (Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, City Printers, 1890), 21 (12 mo:) 1669; p. 11.
  3. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  4. [S979] H. L. Peter Rounds, compiler, Abstracts of Bristol County, Massachusetts Probate Records, 1687-1745 (http://www.genealogical.com/: Genealogical.com, 1987), vol. 8, p. 263.

James Salter1

M, #11165

Child of James Salter

Citations

  1. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

John Dyer1

M, #11166
     He may have been the John Dyer (son of Christopher Dyer) born circa 1664 at Sheepscot, Lincoln Co., ME and that died on 23 April 1733 at Braintree, Norfolk Co., MA.1 John Dyer and Abigail Ball were partners circa 1690.2

Child of John Dyer and Abigail Ball

Citations

  1. [S92] Frank Dyer, "Descendants of William Dyer, George Dyer, Robert Randall," database made available on-line courtesy of Frank Dyer, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=dyerged&id=I02451, database put on-line 13 April 2008.
  2. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Jonathan Dyer1

M, #11167, b. 8 March 1691
     Jonathan Dyer was born on 8 March 1691.2 He was the son of John Dyer and Abigail Ball.1 Jonathan Dyer married first Hannah Clapp on 28 June 1722 at Dedham, Norfolk Co., MA.1 Jonathan Dyer married second Patience Tolman on 24 February 1756 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.3 Jonathan Dyer married third Avis Snow on 15 April 1767 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.4

Children of Jonathan Dyer and Hannah Clapp

Citations

  1. [S92] Frank Dyer, "Descendants of William Dyer, George Dyer, Robert Randall," database made available on-line courtesy of Frank Dyer, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=dyerged&id=I02451, database put on-line 13 April 2008.
  2. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  3. [S109] Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, compiler, A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing Dorchester Births, Marriages, and Deaths to the end of 1825 (Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, City Printers, 1890), p. 226.
  4. [S109] Dorchester MA Vital Records to 1825, p. 230.

Sarah (????)1

F, #11168
     Sarah (????) married Francis Ball, son of Francis Ball and Abigail Salter.1

Children of Sarah (????) and Francis Ball

Citations

  1. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Jonathan Ball1

M, #11169, d. 6 June 1737
     Jonathan Ball was the son of Francis Ball and Sarah (????)1 Jonathan Ball died on 6 June 1737.1
     Appointment of Francis Ball, corker, and Joshua Bailey, cooper, to be Administrators of the estate of Jonathan Ball of Bristol, mariner, deceased intestate, "one of the sons of said Francis Ball," dated 26 September 1737.2

Citations

  1. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  2. [S979] H. L. Peter Rounds, compiler, Abstracts of Bristol County, Massachusetts Probate Records, 1687-1745 (http://www.genealogical.com/: Genealogical.com, 1987), vol. 8, p. 263.

Abigail Ball1

F, #11170, b. circa 1723, d. 5 January 1786
     Abigail Ball was born circa 1723.1 She was the daughter of Francis Ball and Sarah (????)1 Abigail Ball died on 5 January 1786 at Bristol, Bristol Co., RI.1

Citations

  1. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Benjamin Ball1

M, #11171, d. 22 April 1769
     Benjamin Ball was the son of Francis Ball and Sarah (????)1 Benjamin Ball married Hannah Simmons on 25 October 1734 at Bristol, Bristol Co., RI; also recorded as 14 Feb 1734.2 Benjamin Ball married second Sarah Jenkins on 20 October 1751 at Bristol, Bristol Co., RI.1 Benjamin Ball died on 22 April 1769.1

Children of Benjamin Ball and Hannah Simmons

Children of Benjamin Ball and Sarah Jenkins

Citations

  1. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  2. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, 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.

Benjamin Ball1

M, #11172, b. 17 October 1710, d. 12 May 1757
     Benjamin Ball was born on 17 October 1710 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA.2 He was the son of Benjamin Ball and Mehitable Maxwell.1 Benjamin Ball married Mary Maxfield on 17 October 1745 at Lebanon, New London Co., CT.3 Benjamin Ball died on 12 May 1757 at Lebanon, New London Co., CT, at age 46.3

Children of Benjamin Ball and Mary Maxfield

Citations

  1. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  2. [S109] Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, compiler, A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing Dorchester Births, Marriages, and Deaths to the end of 1825 (Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, City Printers, 1890), p. 56.
  3. [S52] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, compiler, The Ricker Compilation of Vital Records of Early Connecticut (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2006), p. 753.

Eunice Ball1

F, #11173, b. circa 1728, d. circa 1819
     Eunice Ball was born circa 1728; probable daughter.1 She was the daughter of Benjamin Ball and Mehitable Maxwell.1 Eunice Ball died circa 1819.1

Citations

  1. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Mary Ball1

F, #11174
     Mary Ball was born; probable daughter.1 She was the daughter of Francis Ball and Abigail Salter.1

Citations

  1. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Diadama Ball1

F, #11175, b. 10 August 1786, d. 10 September 1855
     Diadama Ball was born on 10 August 1786 at Norwich, Windsor Co., VT.2 She was the daughter of Joseph Ball and Olive Phelps.1 Diadama Ball married James Glidden, son of Simeon Glidden, on 15 June 1803 at Newport, Orleans Co., VT.2 Diadama Ball died on 10 September 1855 at Flushing, Genesee Co., MI, at age 69.3 She was buried at Flushing Cemetery, Flushing, Genesee Co., MI.4
     Diadama Ball was also known as Deidamia. Diadama Ball was also known as Damy.

Census, Occupation & Residence

1803Stanstead, QC, Canada2
6 September 1850Stockholm, St. Lawrence Co., NY"Diadama" age 63, b. VT, with husband5

Children of Diadama Ball and James Glidden

Citations

  1. [S17] Ball Families of North America as collected by Dr. Joseph L. Druse (1915-2004), 3x5 inch index card file, last updated December 2001, Personal Library of David G. Ball, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  2. [S29] Vermont Vital Records 1760-1954, Public Records Division, General Services Center (Middlesex VT), on-line at https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1784223
  3. [S101] Maria Adler, "The History of My Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Maria Adler, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=aveadler&id=I3686, database put on-line 20 March 2005.
  4. [S106] Dolores Munch, My Smith Family - Descendants of Diadama Ball (unpublished journal report), email: e-mail address, received 27 June 2006.
  5. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Stockholm, St. Lawrence Co., New York, p. 164 (script).