Edward Ball

M, #12901, d. circa 1760
     Edward Ball was the son of Edward Ball and Mary George.1 Edward Ball died circa 1760.2

Child of Edward Ball

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 6.
  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.

Mary Ball

F, #12902, b. circa 1666, d. after 1714
     Mary Ball was born circa 1666.1 She was the daughter of Edward Ball and Mary George.2 Mary Ball married Edward Hall, son of Henry Hall, circa 1694.2,3 Mary Ball died after 1714.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

circa 1694New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI1

Children of Mary Ball and Edward Hall

Citations

  1. [S157] Donna L. Autrey, Ball & Autrey Descendents of Edward Ball 1640 (GEDCOM), Redding, CA, 1 Aug 2005. Person 1.2.
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 6.
  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. [S150] G. Andrews Moriarty (A.M./ LL.B./ F.S.A.), "Henry Hall of Westerly, R.I., His Parentage, and Some of His Descendants," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 87, pp. 352-358 (1933): p. 354.
  5. [S150] "NEHGR, Vol. 087, Henry Hall of Westerly RI", p. 355.
  6. [S1977] "James Adams, of Westerly, Rhode Island," The Connecticut Nutmegger, Vol. 17, pp. 161-162 (1984).

Sybil Ball

F, #12903, b. circa 1668
     Sybil Ball was born circa 1668.1 She was the daughter of Edward Ball and Mary George.2
     She is mentioned in the will of her maternal grandmother Mary Rowning.2

Citations

  1. [S157] Donna L. Autrey, Ball & Autrey Descendents of Edward Ball 1640 (GEDCOM), Redding, CA, 1 Aug 2005. Person 1.3.
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 6.

Elizabeth Ball

F, #12904
     Elizabeth Ball was the daughter of Edward Ball and Mary George.1 Elizabeth Ball married John Hall, son of Henry Hall, circa 1693.2

Children of Elizabeth Ball and John Hall

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 6.
  2. [S150] G. Andrews Moriarty (A.M./ LL.B./ F.S.A.), "Henry Hall of Westerly, R.I., His Parentage, and Some of His Descendants," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 87, pp. 352-358 (1933): p. 356.
  3. [S150] "NEHGR, Vol. 087, Henry Hall of Westerly RI", p. 357.

Jane Ball

F, #12905
     Jane Ball was the daughter of Edward Ball and Mary George.1 Jane Ball was baptized on 7 April 1742 at First Church, Stonington, New London Co., CT.2 She married John Dickens, son of Nathaniel Dickens and Sarah (????).1
     Jane Ball was also known as Joanna.3

Child of Jane Ball and John Dickens

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 6.
  2. [S151] G. Andrews Moriarty (A.M./ LL.B./ F.S.A.), "Early Block Island Families - VI. The Dickens Family," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 86, pp. 174-184 (1932): p. 182.
  3. [S151] "NEHGR, Vol. 086, Dickens Family", p. 178.
  4. [S151] "NEHGR, Vol. 086, Dickens Family", p. 179.

Edward Hall

M, #12906, b. circa 1665, d. circa 1719
     Edward Hall was born circa 1665.1 He was the son of Henry Hall. Edward Hall married Mary Ball, daughter of Edward Ball and Mary George, circa 1694.2,1 Edward Hall died circa 1719.1 His estate was probated on 4 November 1719.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

Westerly, Washington Co., RI1

Children of Edward Hall and Mary 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. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 6.
  3. [S150] G. Andrews Moriarty (A.M./ LL.B./ F.S.A.), "Henry Hall of Westerly, R.I., His Parentage, and Some of His Descendants," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 87, pp. 352-358 (1933): p. 354.
  4. [S150] "NEHGR, Vol. 087, Henry Hall of Westerly RI", p. 355.
  5. [S1977] "James Adams, of Westerly, Rhode Island," The Connecticut Nutmegger, Vol. 17, pp. 161-162 (1984).

John Hall

M, #12907, b. circa 1668, d. circa 1764
     John Hall was born circa 1668. He was the son of Henry Hall. John Hall married Elizabeth Ball, daughter of Edward Ball and Mary George, circa 1693.1 John Hall died circa 1764. His estate was probated on 4 July 1764 at Charlestown, Washington Co., RI; and the inventory, which was taken at this time, showed an estate of £2309. 11s. 10d.2
     He was a constable on 12 July 1703 at Westerly, Washington Co., RI.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

1738RIlived in the western part of Westerly, in that part of the town which was set off as Charlestown1

Children of John Hall and Elizabeth Ball

Citations

  1. [S150] G. Andrews Moriarty (A.M./ LL.B./ F.S.A.), "Henry Hall of Westerly, R.I., His Parentage, and Some of His Descendants," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 87, pp. 352-358 (1933): p. 356.
  2. [S150] "NEHGR, Vol. 087, Henry Hall of Westerly RI", p. 356-7.
  3. [S150] "NEHGR, Vol. 087, Henry Hall of Westerly RI", p. 357.

John Dickens

M, #12908, b. circa 1676, d. circa 1740
     John Dickens was born circa 1676.1 He was the son of Nathaniel Dickens and Sarah (????)2 John Dickens married Jane Ball, daughter of Edward Ball and Mary George.3 John Dickens died circa 1740.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

Stonington, New London Co., CT1

Child of John Dickens and Jane 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. [S151] G. Andrews Moriarty (A.M./ LL.B./ F.S.A.), "Early Block Island Families - VI. The Dickens Family," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 86, pp. 174-184 (1932): p. 175.
  3. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 6.
  4. [S151] "NEHGR, Vol. 086, Dickens Family", p. 179.

Mary Harris

F, #12909
     Mary Harris was the daughter of William Harris. Mary Harris married Peter Ball, son of Edward Ball and Mary George, on 30 June 1716 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1

Children of Mary Harris and Peter Ball

Citations

  1. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), Vol. 2, p. 280.

Mary Ball1

F, #12910, b. 21 February 1718/19
     Mary Ball was born on 21 February 1718/19 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 She was the daughter of Peter Ball and Mary Harris.2 Mary Ball married William Hull, son of Joseph Hull and Ann Gardiner, on 2 January 1733 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3
     Mary Ball was also known as Mercy.

Children of Mary Ball and William Hull

Citations

  1. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), (in original texts) Vol. 2, p. 280.
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 6.
  3. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Vol. 2, p. 279.
  4. [S152] Charles H. Weygant, compiler, The Hull Family in America (n.p.: Hull Family Association, 1913), p. 282.

Thankful Ball

F, #12911, b. 26 October 1721
     Thankful Ball was born on 26 October 1721 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 She was the daughter of Peter Ball and Mary Harris.2 Thankful Ball married Captain Robert Hull, son of Tiddeman Hull and Sarah Sands, on 13 November 1738 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3

Children of Thankful Ball and Captain Robert Hull

Citations

  1. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), (in original texts) Vol. 2, p. 280.
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 6.
  3. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Vol. 2, p. 284.
  4. [S152] Charles H. Weygant, compiler, The Hull Family in America (n.p.: Hull Family Association, 1913), p. 283.

Captain Robert Hull1

M, #12912, b. 9 October 1718, d. circa 1768
     Captain Robert Hull was born on 9 October 1718 at Jamestown, Newport Co., RI.2 He was the son of Tiddeman Hull and Sarah Sands.2 Captain Robert Hull married Thankful Ball, daughter of Peter Ball and Mary Harris, on 13 November 1738 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3 Captain Robert Hull died circa 1768.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

before 1738Jamestown, Newport Co., RI2

Children of Captain Robert Hull and Thankful Ball

Citations

  1. [S152] Charles H. Weygant, compiler, The Hull Family in America (n.p.: Hull Family Association, 1913), p. 283.
  2. [S149] G. Andrews Moriarty (A.M./ LL.B./ F.S.A.), "Some Notes On Block Islanders Of The Eighteenth Century," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 105, pp. 249-272 (1951): p. 260.
  3. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), Vol. 2, p. 284.
  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.

Sarah Rathbun1

F, #12913, b. 8 December 1682, d. circa 1714
     Sarah Rathbun was born on 8 December 1682 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 She was the daughter of William Rathbun and Sarah Rathbun. Sarah Rathbun married John Ball, son of Edward Ball and Mary George, on 1 September 1710 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2 Sarah Rathbun died circa 1714.3

Children of Sarah Rathbun and John Ball

Citations

  1. [S790] Nancy Gavin, "Ancestors of Priscilla Ball (compiled by Rob Rathbun) - email 01," e-mail message from Nancy Gavin (Yakima, WA) to David G. Ball, 20 April 2009.
  2. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), Vol. 1, p. 89.
  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.

Sarah Dickens

F, #12914, b. 5 July 1696
     Sarah Dickens was born on 5 July 1696.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Dickens and Sarah (????) Sarah Dickens married John Ball, son of Edward Ball and Mary George, on 2 December 1718 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2 Sarah Dickens was buried at Old Cemetery, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3

Children of Sarah Dickens and John Ball

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 7.
  2. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), Vol. 2, p. 276.
  3. [S156] Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Database Index, made available on-line at www.newenglandancestors.org by New England Historic Genealogical Society (index compiled by John Sterling. "Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Database Index," 2003), database courtesy of transcriptions by volunteers of Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Transcription Project.

Thomas Dickens

M, #12915
     Thomas Dickens married Sarah (????)

Child of Thomas Dickens and Sarah (????)

Sarah (????)

F, #12916
     Sarah (????) married Thomas Dickens.

Child of Sarah (????) and Thomas Dickens

Priscilla Ball

F, #12917, b. 10 August 1711
     Priscilla Ball was born on 10 August 1711 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 She was the daughter of John Ball and Sarah Rathbun.2 Priscilla Ball married Samuel Dunn, son of Nathaniel Dunn and Elizabeth Lawton, on 15 October 1730 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3

Citations

  1. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), (in original texts) Vol. 1, p. 89.
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 7.
  3. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Vol. 2, p. 284.

Samuel Dunn

M, #12918, b. circa 1710, d. 1782
     Samuel Dunn was born circa 1710 at Newport, Newport Co., RI.1 He was the son of Nathaniel Dunn and Elizabeth Lawton.2 Samuel Dunn married Priscilla Ball, daughter of John Ball and Sarah Rathbun, on 15 October 1730 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3 Samuel Dunn died in 1782 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1

Citations

  1. [S790] Nancy Gavin, "Ancestors of Priscilla Ball (compiled by Rob Rathbun) - email 01," e-mail message from Nancy Gavin (Yakima, WA) to David G. Ball, 20 April 2009.
  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. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), Vol. 2, p. 284.
  4. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 7.

Sarah Ball

F, #12919, b. 4 August 1714
     Sarah Ball was born on 4 August 1714 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 She was the daughter of John Ball and Sarah Rathbun.2 Sarah Ball married John Dodge, son of John Dodge, on 15 August 1734 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3

Citations

  1. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), (in original texts) Vol. 1, p. 89.
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 7.
  3. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Vol. 2, p. 277.

John Dodge1

M, #12920
     John Dodge was the son of John Dodge.1 John Dodge married Sarah Ball, daughter of John Ball and Sarah Rathbun, on 15 August 1734 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

14 August 1734Westerly, Washington Co., RI1

Citations

  1. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), (in original texts) Vol. 2, p. 277.
  2. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Vol. 2, p. 277.

Catherine Ball

F, #12921, b. 29 July 1719
     Catherine Ball was born on 29 July 1719 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 She was the daughter of John Ball and Sarah Dickens.2 Catherine Ball married Samuel Bentley on 17 October 1741.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

Newport, Newport Co., RI4

Citations

  1. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), (in original texts) Vol. 2, p. 276.
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 7.
  3. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Vol. 5, p. 565.
  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.

Samuel Bentley1

M, #12922
     Samuel Bentley married Catherine Ball, daughter of John Ball and Sarah Dickens, on 17 October 1741.2

Citations

  1. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), (in original texts) Vol. 5, p. 565.
  2. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Vol. 5, p. 565.

Elizabeth Ball

F, #12923, b. 7 August 1720
     Elizabeth Ball was born on 7 August 1720 at RI.1 She was the daughter of John Ball and Sarah Dickens.2 Elizabeth Ball married Samuel Dodge on 17 January 1739/40 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3

Children of Elizabeth Ball and Samuel Dodge

Citations

  1. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), (in original texts) Vol. 2, p. 276.
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 7.
  3. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Vol. 2, p. 281.

Edward Ball

M, #12924, b. 12 March 1727, d. 17 June 1796
     Edward Ball was born on 12 March 1727 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 He was the son of John Ball and Sarah Dickens.2 Edward Ball married Mary Dodge, daughter of Nathaniel Dodge, on 31 August 1746 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3 Edward Ball died on 17 June 1796 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, at age 69.2,4 His estate was administered on 25 June 1796.2 He was buried at Old Cemetery, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.5

Children of Edward Ball and Mary Dodge

Citations

  1. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), (in original texts) Vol. 2, p. 276.
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 7.
  3. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Vol. 4, p. 561.
  4. [S157] Donna L. Autrey, Ball & Autrey Descendents of Edward Ball 1640 (GEDCOM), Redding, CA, 1 Aug 2005. Person 1.9.
  5. [S157] Donna L. Autrey, Ball & Autrey Descendents of Edward Ball.
  6. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 8.
  7. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 9.
  8. [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 Dodge

F, #12925, b. 27 November 1718
     Mary Dodge was born on 27 November 1718 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI; Comment by DGB: her birth year may be off by 6 to 8 years, given her age at the birth of her last three children. End of comment.1 She was the daughter of Nathaniel Dodge.2 Mary Dodge married Edward Ball, son of John Ball and Sarah Dickens, on 31 August 1746 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3

Children of Mary Dodge and Edward Ball

Citations

  1. [S157] Donna L. Autrey, Ball & Autrey Descendents of Edward Ball 1640 (GEDCOM), Redding, CA, 1 Aug 2005.
  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. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850. First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People (Rhode Island: Narragansett Histroical Publishing Company, 1891-1894), Vol. 4, p. 561.