Rosalee (????)1

F, #13001

Citations

  1. [S233] Susan Etelamaki, Our Family (GEDCOM), Midland, MI, 25 Dec 2002.

Cordelia Joanna Lewis1

F, #13002, b. 28 January 1853, d. 1944
     Cordelia Joanna Lewis was born on 28 January 1853 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 She was the daughter of William Paine Lewis and Wealthy Dodge.1 Cordelia Joanna Lewis married Hiram Ansel Ball, son of Hiram D. Ball and Mary Ann Mott, on 8 November 1873 at Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 Cordelia Joanna Lewis died in 1944 at Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

1 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Cordelia J." age 25, b. RI, with husband, etc.2
8 June 1900New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Cordelia J." age 47, b. RI, with husband, etc.3
9 April 1930Watertown, Middlesex Co., MA"Cordelia L." age 77, b. RI, widow, living with daughter Alice and husband4
11 April 1940Watertown, Middlesex Co., MA"Cornelia L." age 87, b. RI, widow; living with daughter Alice and husband5

Child of Cordelia Joanna Lewis and Hiram Ansel Ball

Citations

  1. [S458] Lorraine E. Doten, "Doten/Roberts/Sanchez Families," database made available on-line courtesy of Lorraine Doten, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1644160&id=I74697298, database put on-line 2 November 2001.
  2. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 3 (stamped 33).
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport Co., RI, ED 227, Sheet 1A (stamped 289).
  4. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Watertown, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 9-522, Sheet 9B (back of stamped 260).
  5. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Watertown, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 9-586, Sheet 8B (back of stamped 8122).

Nathaniel Ball1

M, #13003, b. circa 1785, d. circa 1829
     Nathaniel Ball was born circa 1785.2 He was the son of Isaiah Ball and Margaret Dodge.1 Nathaniel Ball married Margery Rose, daughter of James F. Rose, say 1803.1 Nathaniel Ball died circa 1829.2

Children of Nathaniel Ball and Margery Rose

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  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.

Margery Rose1

F, #13004, b. say 1785, d. circa 1874
     Margery Rose was born say 1785 at RI; Comment by DGB: the censuses are widely spread on her age, so it is a guess as to when she was born based on the years her children were born. End of comment. She was the daughter of James F. Rose.1 Margery Rose married Nathaniel Ball, son of Isaiah Ball and Margaret Dodge, say 1803.1 Margery Rose died circa 1874.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

22 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Magery" age 73, with son Nathaniel, etc.3
10 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Margery" age 70, b. RI, with sons Asa and Raymond; living next to son Henry4

Children of Margery Rose and Nathaniel Ball

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 9 (stamped 5).
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 23 (stamped 339).

James F. Rose1

M, #13005

Child of James F. Rose

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.

Asa K. Ball1

M, #13006, b. circa 1811, d. 12 July 1881
     Asa K. Ball was born circa 1811 at RI.2 He was the son of Nathaniel Ball and Margery Rose.1 Asa K. Ball died on 12 July 1881 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

22 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Asa" age 46, fisherman, with brother Nathaniel, etc.4
10 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Asa" age 44, b. RI, farm laborer, with mother, etc.5
5 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Asa" age 69, b. RI, fisherman, living next to brother Henry and near brother Nathaniel2

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  2. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 9 (stamped 36).
  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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 9 (stamped 5).
  5. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 23 (stamped 339).

Henry Ball1

M, #13007, b. circa 1816, d. 1888
     Henry Ball was born circa 1816 at RI.2 He was the son of Nathaniel Ball and Margery Rose.1 Henry Ball married Elizabeth Alley circa 1851.3 Henry Ball died in 1888.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

10 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Henry" age 44, b. RI, farmer, with wife Elizabeth and children Jemima, Lloyd, Idal, and Asa; living next to mother2
29 June 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Henry" age 54, b. RI, fisherman, with wife Elizabeth and children Lloyd, Ida and Asa5
5 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Henry" age 64, b. RI, fisherman, with wife Elizaberth and son Asa; living next to brother Asa and near brother Nathaniel6

Children of Henry Ball and Elizabeth Alley

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  2. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 23 (stamped 339).
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT, p. stamped 884.
  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. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 8 (back of stamped 559).
  6. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 9 (stamped 36).

Nathaniel Ball1

M, #13008, b. circa August 1820, d. 1900
     Nathaniel Ball was born circa August 1820 at RI.2,3 He was the son of Nathaniel Ball and Margery Rose.1 Nathaniel Ball married Abby A. Cann circa 1848.4 Nathaniel Ball died in 1900.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

22 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Nathaniel" age 32, fisherman, with wife Abby and daughter Elizabeth, sister Mary, brothers Asa and Raymond, and mother Margery5
10 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Nathaniel" age 39, b. RI, farm laborer, with wife Abby and daughter Susan6
29 June 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Nathaniel" age 49, b. RI, farmer and fisherman, with wife Abby and daughter Susan2
5 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Nathaniel" age 58, b. RI, farmer, with wife Abby; living near brothers Asa and Henry7
13 June 1900New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Nathaniel" age 80, b. RI, farmer, with wife Abby and daughter Susan and family3

Children of Nathaniel Ball and Abby A. Cann

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  2. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 7 (stamped 559).
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 227A, Sheet 3A (stamped 291).
  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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 9 (stamped 5).
  6. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 23 (stamped 339).
  7. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 9 (stamped 36).

Raymond G. Ball1

M, #13009, b. circa 1829, d. circa 1897
     Raymond G. Ball was born circa 1829 at RI.1 He was the son of Nathaniel Ball and Margery Rose.2 Raymond G. Ball died circa 1897.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

22 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Raymond" age 21, farmer, with brother Nathaniel, etc.3
10 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Raymond" age 33, b. RI, farm laborer, with mother, etc.4

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. 9.
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 9 (stamped 5).
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 23 (stamped 339).

William Sims1

M, #13010
     William Sims married Jerusha Lamphere.1

Child of William Sims and Jerusha Lamphere

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.

Jerusha Lamphere1

F, #13011
     Jerusha Lamphere married William Sims.1

Child of Jerusha Lamphere and William Sims

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.

Edmund Ball1

M, #13012, b. circa 1780, d. 16 July 1864
     Edmund Ball was born circa 1780 at RI.2,3 He was the son of Peter Ball and Elizabeth Sims.1 Edmund Ball married Charity Dodge, daughter of Joshua Dodge and Hannah Littlefield, in 1804.1 Edmund Ball married Mercy Mitchell, daughter of Joseph Mitchell and Ruth Williams, circa 1833.1 Edmund Ball died on 16 July 1864.3 He was buried at Old Cemetery, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3
     "Edmund Ball's house was demolished about 1865. It stood on the brink of the hill on the east part of the lot between the road and pond, now owned by Hiram D. Ball, one lot intervening between that and a Town bridge known as 'Sam Mott's Bridge,' bearing southwest from the same."4

Census, Occupation & Residence

20 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Edmund", age 73, b. RI, with wife Mercy, Nicholas Ball (32) and Benjamin Mitchell (16).5
30 June 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Edmund" age 82, b. RI, mason6

Children of Edmund Ball and Charity Dodge

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  2. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 7 (stamped).
  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.
  4. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, pp. 11-12.
  5. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 13 (stamped p. 7).
  6. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 4 (back of stamped 329).
  7. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 12 (from Edmund Ball's family Bible).
  8. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 13 (from Edmund Ball's family Bible).

Charity Dodge1

F, #13013, b. circa 1787, d. 10 September 1829
     Charity Dodge was born circa 1787.2 She was the daughter of Joshua Dodge and Hannah Littlefield.2 Charity Dodge married Edmund Ball, son of Peter Ball and Elizabeth Sims, in 1804.1 Charity Dodge died on 10 September 1829.3 She was buried at Old Cemetery, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3

Children of Charity Dodge and Edmund Ball

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 11.
  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.
  4. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 12 (from Edmund Ball's family Bible).
  5. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 13 (from Edmund Ball's family Bible).

Mercy Mitchell1

F, #13014, b. circa 1786, d. 8 January 1856
     Mercy Mitchell was born circa 1786 at RI.2 She was the daughter of Joseph Mitchell and Ruth Williams.3 Mercy Mitchell married Edmund Ball, son of Peter Ball and Elizabeth Sims, circa 1833.1 Mercy Mitchell died on 8 January 1856.3 She was buried at Old Cemetery, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

20 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Mercy", age 64, b. RI, with husband, etc.5

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  2. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 7 (stamped).
  3. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 11.
  4. [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.
  5. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 13 (stamped p. 7).

Joshua Ball1

M, #13015, b. circa 1789
     Joshua Ball was born circa 1789.2 He was the son of Peter Ball and Elizabeth Sims.1 Joshua Ball married Priscilla Dodge, daughter of Rev. Thomas Dodge and Catharine Dunn.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

20 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Joshua" age 61, with son Joshua, etc.3

Children of Joshua Ball and Priscilla Dodge

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 13 (stamped p. 7).

Priscilla Dodge1

F, #13016
     Priscilla Dodge was the daughter of Rev. Thomas Dodge and Catharine Dunn.1 Priscilla Dodge married Joshua Ball, son of Peter Ball and Elizabeth Sims.1

Children of Priscilla Dodge and Joshua Ball

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.

Margaret Wright1

F, #13017

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.

William Ball1

M, #13018
     William Ball was the son of Joshua Ball and Priscilla Dodge.1
     William Ball left Block Island when a young man.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.

Elizabeth Ball1

F, #13019, b. circa 1805, d. 10 March 1870
     Elizabeth Ball was born circa 1805 at RI.2 She was the daughter of Joshua Ball and Priscilla Dodge.3 Elizabeth Ball married William Dodge, son of Edward Dodge and Esther Sims, on 5 February 1824 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI; "Eliza."4 Elizabeth Ball died on 10 March 1870.5

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Phebe" age 50, b. RI, with husband6
9 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Eliza" age 55, b. RI, with husband, etc.2

Children of Elizabeth Ball and William 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. 10, p. 451.
  2. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport Co., RI, p. 22 (back of stamped 338).
  3. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  4. [S147] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Vol. 10, p. 451.
  5. [S484] Kenneth Whetsell, "Dan Whetsell Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Kenneth Whetsell, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1417129&id=I1972, database put on-line 25 August 2001.
  6. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport Co., RI, p. 32 (back of stamped 16).
  7. [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.

William Dodge1

M, #13020, b. 6 December 1799, d. 14 December 1894
     William Dodge was born on 6 December 1799 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2 He was the son of Edward Dodge and Esther Sims.2 William Dodge married Elizabeth Ball, daughter of Joshua Ball and Priscilla Dodge, on 5 February 1824 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI; "Eliza."3 William Dodge died on 14 December 1894 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, at age 95.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"William" age 51, b. RI, blacksmith, with wife Eliza4
9 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"William" age 56, b. RI, farmer, with wife Eliza, son James, nephew George Ball, and father Edward5

Children of William Dodge and Elizabeth Ball

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  2. [S484] Kenneth Whetsell, "Dan Whetsell Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Kenneth Whetsell, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1417129&id=I1972, database put on-line 25 August 2001.
  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. 10, p. 451.
  4. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport Co., RI, p. 32 (back of stamped 16).
  5. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport Co., RI, p. 22 (back of stamped 338).
  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.

Lydia S. Ball1,2

F, #13021, b. circa 1812, d. 9 March 1889
     Lydia S. Ball was born circa 1812 at RI.2 She was the daughter of Joshua Ball and Priscilla Dodge.1 Lydia S. Ball married Joshua Sprague, son of Joshua Sprague and Sarah Dodge.1 Lydia S. Ball died on 9 March 1889 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2

Children of Lydia S. Ball and Joshua Sprague

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  2. [S1165] Richard E. Weber, "The Sprague Project," database made available on-line courtesy of Richard E. Weber, http://www.sprague-database.org/, database put on-line 6 July 2010.

Joshua Sprague1

M, #13022, b. circa 1798, d. 10 June 1864
     Joshua Sprague was born circa 1798 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2 He was the son of Joshua Sprague and Sarah Dodge.2 Joshua Sprague married Lydia S. Ball, daughter of Joshua Ball and Priscilla Dodge.1 Joshua Sprague died on 10 June 1864 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI2

Children of Joshua Sprague and Lydia S. Ball

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  2. [S1165] Richard E. Weber, "The Sprague Project," database made available on-line courtesy of Richard E. Weber, http://www.sprague-database.org/, database put on-line 6 July 2010.

Joshua Ball1

M, #13023, b. circa 1807, d. circa 1854
     Joshua Ball was born circa 1807.2 He was the son of Joshua Ball and Priscilla Dodge.1 Joshua Ball married Dorcas Ball, daughter of George Washington Ball and Abigail Dodge, say 1831. Joshua Ball died circa 1854.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

20 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Joshua Ball Jr." age 43, fisherman, with wife Dorcus, children: William, Abel, Simeon, and George, father Joshua, and a border Thomas Burt3

Children of Joshua Ball and Dorcas Ball

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 13 (stamped p. 7).

Dorcas Ball1

F, #13024, b. circa 1809
     Dorcas Ball was born circa 1809 at RI.2 She was the daughter of George Washington Ball and Abigail Dodge.2 Dorcas Ball married Joshua Ball, son of Joshua Ball and Priscilla Dodge, say 1831.

Census, Occupation & Residence

20 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Dorcus" age 41, with husband, etc.3

Children of Dorcas Ball and Joshua Ball

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 9.
  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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 13 (stamped p. 7).

George Washington Ball1

M, #13025, b. circa 1784
     George Washington Ball was born circa 1784 at RI.1 He was the son of Isaiah Ball and Margaret Dodge.1 George Washington Ball married Abigail Dodge on 3 January 1805 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2 George Washington Ball married Hannah (????)3

Census, Occupation & Residence

26 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"George W.", age 65, b. RI, farmer4
12 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"George W." age 81, living with his daughter Maria and husband William Honeywell5

Children of George Washington Ball and Abigail Dodge

Child of George Washington Ball and Hannah (????)

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. [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. 6, p. 453.
  3. [S1671] Debi Beitler, "Maria Rose Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Debi Beitler to David G. Ball, 17 March 2012.
  4. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 2 (1b stamped).
  5. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 30 (back of stamped 342).