John Goodger1

M, #13201, b. 7 April 1815, d. 18 January 1901
     John Goodger was born on 7 April 1815 at Poole, Dorset, England.1,2 He was the son of Joshua Goodger and Elizabeth Weeks.3 John Goodger married Lucinda Ball, daughter of Peter Ball, on 11 February 1838 at Garrattsville, Otsego Co., NY.4 John Goodger died on 18 January 1901 at Valparaiso, Porter Co., IN, at age 85.1 He was buried at Maplewood Cemetery, Valparaiso, Porter Co., IN.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

after 1838New Lisbon, Otsego Co., NY5
16 August 1850Center, Lake Co., IN"John Goodyer" age 34, b. England, farmer, with wife Lucinda and children Lucinda, Lester, Delass, Mary Ann, and Gilbert6
20 September 1860Union, Porter Co., IN"John" age 47, b. England, farmer, with wife Lucinda and children Lester, Mary, Gilbert, Sarah, Louisa, and Phoebe7
15 August 1870Union, Porter Co., IN"John" age 56, b. England, farmer, with wife Lucinda and children Gilbert, Louisa, and Phoebe8
21 June 1880Porter, Porter Co., IN"John Goodier" age 65, b. England, farmer, with wife Lucinda9

Children of John Goodger and Lucinda Ball

Citations

  1. [S748] Bill Robey, "Lucena Ball and John Goodger - email 01," e-mail message from Bill Robey (Baltimore MD) to David G. Ball, 1 April 2009.
  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&, Maplewood Cemetery, Valparaiso, Porter Co., IN.
  3. [S756] William Robey, John Goodger and Lucena Ball (GEDCOM), Baltimore MD, 5 April 2009.
  4. [S1005] Letter from Reverend R. V. Bernard Dawe (Vallejo, CA) to Dr. Joseph L. Druse (East Lansing, MI), 20 January 1990; Personal Library of David G. Ball (North Vancouver, BC, Canada).
  5. [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.
  6. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Center, Lake Co., IN, p. 233 (stamped 117).
  7. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Union, Porter Co., IN, p. 93.
  8. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Union, Porter Co., IN, p. 10 (back of stamped 114).
  9. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Porter, Porter Co., IN, ED 144, p. 15 (stamped 543).

Lydia P. Ball1

F, #13202, b. 12 December 1815, d. 9 October 1846
     Lydia P. Ball was born on 12 December 1815.1 She was the daughter of Peter Ball.1 Lydia P. Ball married Joshua Clark on 31 October 1839 at Otsego Co., NY.1 Lydia P. Ball died on 9 October 1846 at age 30.1

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.

Joshua Clark1

M, #13203, b. 7 January 1812, d. 17 February 1886
     Joshua Clark was born on 7 January 1812.1 He married Lydia P. Ball, daughter of Peter Ball, on 31 October 1839 at Otsego Co., NY.1 Joshua Clark died on 17 February 1886 at age 74.1

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.

Rhoda Robinson Ball1

F, #13204, b. circa 1825
     Rhoda Robinson Ball was born circa 1825 at NY.2 She was the daughter of Joseph Sheffield Ball and Mary Freelove Mitchell.2 Rhoda Robinson Ball married Andrew Losee on 8 January 1845 at Otsego Co., NY.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

28 August 1850Exeter, Otsego Co., NY"Rhoda" age 25, b. NY, with husband and brother Chancellor Ball2
23 July 1860Hartwick, Otsego Co., NY"Rhoda" age 36, b. NY, with husband, etc.3

Children of Rhoda Robinson Ball and Andrew Losee

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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Exeter, Otsego Co., NY, p. 74 (back of stamped 37).
  3. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Hartwick, Otsego Co., NY, p. 31.

Andrew Losee1

M, #13205, b. circa 1819
     Andrew Losee was born circa 1819 at NY.1 He married Rhoda Robinson Ball, daughter of Joseph Sheffield Ball and Mary Freelove Mitchell, on 8 January 1845 at Otsego Co., NY.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

28 August 1850Exeter, Otsego Co., NY"Andrew Locy" age 31, b. NY, farmer, with wife Rhoda and brother-in-law Chancellor Ball1
23 July 1860Hartwick, Otsego Co., NY"Andrew" age 41, b. NY, farmer, with wife Rhoda, children Alfonzo, Fernando, and Carrie, mother-in-law Freelove Ball and brother-in-law Ogilvy Ball3

Children of Andrew Losee and Rhoda Robinson Ball

Citations

  1. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Exeter, Otsego Co., NY, p. 74 (back of stamped 37).
  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. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Hartwick, Otsego Co., NY, p. 31.

Cornelia Green Ball1

F, #13206, b. circa 1807, d. circa 1868
     Cornelia Green Ball was born circa 1807 at NY.2 She was the daughter of Peter Ball.2 Cornelia Green Ball married Nathaniel Lewis, son of Lodowick Lewis and Emma Wheeler, on 21 February 1827.1 Cornelia Green Ball died circa 1868.2

Children of Cornelia Green Ball and Nathaniel Lewis

Citations

  1. [S485] James Lynch, "James Lynch," database made available on-line courtesy of James Lynch, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=jameslynch&id=I11733, database put on-line 20 August 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.

Nathaniel Lewis1

M, #13207, b. 3 December 1802, d. circa 1884
     Nathaniel Lewis was born on 3 December 1802 at Exeter, Otsego Co., NY.2 He was the son of Lodowick Lewis and Emma Wheeler.2 Nathaniel Lewis married Cornelia Green Ball, daughter of Peter Ball, on 21 February 1827.2 Nathaniel Lewis died circa 1884.1

Children of Nathaniel Lewis and Cornelia Green 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. [S485] James Lynch, "James Lynch," database made available on-line courtesy of James Lynch, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=jameslynch&id=I11733, database put on-line 20 August 2008.

William Pitt Ball1

M, #13208, b. circa 1803, d. 5 May 1855
     William Pitt Ball was born circa 1803.2 He was the son of Simon Ball and Polly Littlefield.1 William Pitt Ball married Rebecca Mott on 16 February 1822 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3 William Pitt Ball died on 5 May 1855.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

20 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"William P." age 47, farmer, with wife Rebecca and children William, Martin, Nancy and Hamilton; living with parents2

Children of William Pitt Ball and Rebecca Mott

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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 13 (stamped p. 7).
  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. 9, p. 447.

Alice Dodge1

F, #13209, b. May 1831, d. 25 July 1915
     Alice Dodge was born in May 1831 at RI.2 She married Simon R. Ball, son of Simon Ball and Polly Littlefield, circa 1851.1 Alice Dodge died on 25 July 1915 at age 84.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Alice" age 29, b. RI, with husband, etc.1
13 July 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Eliza" age 39, b. RI, with husband, etc.3
3 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Alice R." age 42, b. RI, with husband, etc.4
29 August 1900New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Alice" age 69, b. RI, widow, with son Edward2
25 April 1910New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Alice" age 78, b. RI, widow, living with sons Edward and Hiram5

Children of Alice Dodge and Simon R. 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. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 227, Sheet 7A (stamped 302).
  3. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 12 (back of stamped 561).
  4. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 6 (back of stamped 34).
  5. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 56, Sheet 5B (back of stamped 50).
  6. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 30 (back of stamped 342).

Mary Ball1

F, #13210, b. circa 1806
     Mary Ball was born circa 1806.1 She was the daughter of Nathaniel Ball and Margery Rose.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

22 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Mary" age 44, with brother Nathaniel, etc.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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 9 (stamped 5).

Mimmy Ball1

F, #13211, b. circa 1812
     Mimmy Ball was born circa 1812.1 She was the daughter of Nathaniel Ball and Margery Rose.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.

William L. Millikan1

M, #13212, b. circa 1820, d. circa 1898
     William L. Millikan was born circa 1820.1 He married Amanda D. Ball, daughter of Gideon Dodge Ball and Lydia S. Dodge, on 14 January 1843 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI; "Cornelia A."2 William L. Millikan died circa 1898.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

15 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"William L." age 30, carpenter, with wife Amanda and her grandmother Margaret Ball3
5 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"William L. Millikin" age 40, b. RI, farmer, wtih wife Amanda and daughters Sarah and Louisa4

Children of William L. Millikan and Amanda D. 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. [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. 440.
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 28 (side B of stamped 14).
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 13 (stamped 334).

Edward Gideon Ball1

M, #13213, b. 4 July 1829, d. 29 July 1906
     Edward Gideon Ball was born on 4 July 1829 at RI.2 He was the son of Gideon Dodge Ball and Lydia S. Dodge.1 Edward Gideon Ball married Julia Lavina Littlefield say 1854.1 Edward Gideon Ball died on 29 July 1906 at age 77.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Edward G." age 22, farmer, with parents, etc.3
6 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Edward G." age 30, b. RI, farmer, with wife Julia and children Cornelia, Warren and Edward4
18 July 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Edward G." age 40, b. RI, farmer, with wife Julia and soms Warren and Edward5
15 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Gideon D." age 49, b. RI, farmer, with wife Julia and son Edward; living next to son Warren6
10 August 1900New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Edward G." age 74, b. RI, farmer, with wife Julia and son Edward and his wife; living next to son Warren7

Child of Edward Gideon Ball

Children of Edward Gideon Ball and Julia Lavina Littlefield

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. [S717] Helen Winslow Mansfield, compiler, Block Island Cemetery Records (Providence, RI: Block Island Historical Society, 1956 (reprinted with additions and corrections from Rhode Island history)).
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 31 (back of stamped 16).
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 15 (stamped 335).
  5. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 22 (back of stamped 566).
  6. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 27 (stamped 45).
  7. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 227a, Sheet 2B (back of stamped 290).

Lucinda Ball1

F, #13214, b. circa 1831
     Lucinda Ball was born circa 1831.1 She was the daughter of Gideon Dodge Ball and Lydia S. Dodge.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.

Basheba Ball1

F, #13215, b. circa 1833, d. circa 1906
     Basheba Ball was born circa 1833.1 She was the daughter of Gideon Dodge Ball and Lydia S. Dodge.1 Basheba Ball died circa 1906.1

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.

Sarah (????)

F, #13216, b. circa 1803
     Sarah (????) was born circa 1803 at RI.1 She married Isaiah Ball, son of Isaiah Ball and Margaret Dodge.

Census, Occupation & Residence

21 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Sarah" age 47, b. RI, living with son Isaiah and family1

Child of Sarah (????) and Isaiah Ball

Citations

  1. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 11 (stamped p. 6).

William R. Ball1

M, #13217, b. January 1829, d. 1921
     William R. Ball was born in January 1829 at RI.2 He was the son of John S. Ball and Phebe D. (????)1 William R. Ball married Sylvia Sowle, daughter of George Sowle and Lydia Tripp, on 1 December 1850 at Westport, Bristol Co., MA.3 William R. Ball died in 1921 at Bristol Co., MA.4 He was buried at Rural Cemetery, New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

21 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"William R." age 20, laborer, with parents, etc.5
12 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"William R." age 30, b. RI, farmer, with wife Sylvia and children Phebe, William, Lydia, Eleanor, and Bernard6
31 August 1870Westport, Bristol Co., MA"William R." age 41, b. RI, farmer, with wife Sylvia and children Phebe, William, Lydia, Eleanor and Bernard7
24 June 1880Westport, Bristol Co., MA"Wm. R." age 52, b. RI, fisherman, with wife Sylvia and daughter Eleanor; living next to son Bourrienne8
June 1900New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA"William R." age 71, b. RI, sea captain, with wife Sylvia and daughter Phebe and family2
15 April 1910New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA"William R." age 81, b. RI, with wife Sylvia and son William9
2 January 1920New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA"William R." age 92, b. RI, widower10

Children of William R. Ball and Sylvia Sowle

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. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA, ED 187, Sheet 2B (back of stamped 183).
  3. [S20] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910 from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives, images online at http://www.newenglandancestors.org/research/Database/MASS_BMD/default.asp, Westport, Bristol Co., MA, vol. 45, p. 101.
  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&, Rural Cemetery, New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA.
  5. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 11 (stamped p. 6).
  6. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 30 (back of stamped 342).
  7. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Westport, Bristol Co., MA, p. 65 (stamped 673).
  8. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Westport, Bristol Co., MA, ED 75, p. 34 (back of stamped 251).
  9. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA, ED 202, Sheet 1A (stamped 97).
  10. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA, ED 144, Sheet 1A (stamped 252).

Sylvia Sowle1

F, #13218, b. October 1833, d. 20 May 1919
     Sylvia Sowle was born in October 1833 at MA.2,3 She was the daughter of George Sowle and Lydia Tripp.1 Sylvia Sowle married William R. Ball, son of John S. Ball and Phebe D. (????), on 1 December 1850 at Westport, Bristol Co., MA.1 Sylvia Sowle died on 20 May 1919 at New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA, at age 85.4 She was buried at Rural Cemetery, New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Sylvia" age 28, b. MA, with husband, etc.2
31 August 1870Westport, Bristol Co., MA"Sylvia" age 36, b. MA, with husband, etc.5
24 June 1880Westport, Bristol Co., MA"Sylvia" age 47, b. MA, with husband, etc.6
June 1900New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA"Sylvia" age 66, b. MA, with husband, etc.3
15 April 1910New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA"Sylvia" age 76, b. MA, with husband, etc.7

Children of Sylvia Sowle and William R. Ball

Citations

  1. [S20] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910 from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives, images online at http://www.newenglandancestors.org/research/Database/MASS_BMD/default.asp, Westport, Bristol Co., MA, vol. 45, p. 101.
  2. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 30 (back of stamped 342).
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA, ED 187, Sheet 2B (back of stamped 183).
  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&, Rural Cemetery, New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA.
  5. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Westport, Bristol Co., MA, p. 65 (stamped 673).
  6. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Westport, Bristol Co., MA, ED 75, p. 34 (back of stamped 251).
  7. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA, ED 202, Sheet 1A (stamped 97).

Mary A. Ball1

F, #13219, b. circa 1842
     Mary A. Ball was born circa 1842 at RI.2 She was the daughter of John S. Ball and Phebe D. (????)1 Mary A. Ball married James D. Sprague, son of Abel F. Sprague and Hannah H. Rathbun, on 2 December 1863 at Newport, Newport Co., RI.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

21 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Mary A." age 14, with parents, etc.3
12 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Mary A." age 19, b. RI, servant, with parents4
12 July 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Mary A." age 28, b. RI, with husband, etc.2
3 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Mary A." age 36, b. RI, with husband, etc.5

Children of Mary A. Ball and James D. Sprague

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. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 11 (stamped 561).
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 11 (stamped p. 6).
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 30 (back of stamped 342).
  5. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 4 (back of stamped 33).
  6. [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.

James D. Sprague1

M, #13220, b. 5 July 1837, d. 17 May 1905
     James D. Sprague was born on 5 July 1837 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2 He was the son of Abel F. Sprague and Hannah H. Rathbun.2 James D. Sprague married Mary A. Ball, daughter of John S. Ball and Phebe D. (????), on 2 December 1863 at Newport, Newport Co., RI.1 James D. Sprague died on 17 May 1905 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, at age 67.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 July 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"James D." age 33, b. RI, farmer, with wife Mary and daughter Adrietta3
3 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"James D." age 43, b. RI, farmer, with wife Mary and daughters Adrietta and Mamie (listed as male); living next to father4

Children of James D. Sprague and Mary A. 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. [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.
  3. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 11 (stamped 561).
  4. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 4 (back of stamped 33).
  5. [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.

Mary Ann Ball1

F, #13221, b. circa 1816, d. 12 January 1870
     Mary Ann Ball was born circa 1816 at RI.2 She was the daughter of George Washington Ball and Abigail Dodge.1 Mary Ann Ball married Gideon Ball, son of Elijah Ball and Freelove Mitchell, on 16 January 1834 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3 Mary Ann Ball died on 12 January 1870 at Providence, Providence Co., RI.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

19 August 1850Providence, Providence Co., RI"Mary" age 34, b. RI, with husband, etc.2
5 June 1860Cranston, Providence Co., RI"Mary" age 40, b. RI, with children Louisa and her family, Abby and her daughter, Moses, and Eveline5

Children of Mary Ann Ball and Gideon 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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Providence, Providence Co., RI, Ward 6, p. 978 (back of stamped 495).
  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. 9, p. 450.
  4. [S1518] Rhode Island Deaths and Burials 1802-1950, 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. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Cranston, Providence Co., RI, p. 4 (back of stamped 218).

Moses D. Ball1,2

M, #13222, b. circa 1819, d. 6 December 1853
     Moses D. Ball was born circa 1819 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3,1 He was the son of George Washington Ball and Abigail Dodge.4 Moses D. Ball married Matilda R. Littlefield on 9 February 1841 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI; "Moses D."2 Moses D. Ball died on 6 December 1853.4
     He from his "Seaman's Protection Certificate": age 19, born New Shoreham RI on 15 May 1838 at Newport, Newport Co., RI.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

16 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Moses D." age 31, b. RI, seaman, with wife Matilda and children Lucretia, Alvin, Theodore, and Rufus3

Children of Moses D. Ball and Matilda R. Littlefield

Citations

  1. [S722] Seamen's Protection Certificate Register Database taken from the original "Registers of Seamen's Protection Certificates" issued at the Custom Houses of Fall River, Gloucester, New Haven, New London, Newport, Marblehead, and Salem, made available by G. W. Blunt White Library at Mystic Seaport (Mystic CT) on-line at http://library.mysticseaport.org; database courtesy of NARA Northeast Region at Waltham MA, Newport RI, certificate 16.
  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. 10, p. 442.
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport Co., RI, p. 23 (stamped 12).
  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. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 26 (stamped 340).

Frederick Ball1

M, #13223, b. circa 1805, d. 7 November 1821
     Frederick Ball was born circa 1805.1 He was the son of George Washington Ball and Abigail Dodge.1 Frederick Ball died on 7 November 1821.2 He was buried at Old Cemetery, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.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. [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.

Tiddeman Hull1

M, #13224
     Tiddeman Hull married Sarah Sands.1

Child of Tiddeman Hull and Sarah Sands

Citations

  1. [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.

Sarah Sands1

F, #13225
     Sarah Sands married Tiddeman Hull.1

Child of Sarah Sands and Tiddeman Hull

Citations

  1. [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.