Ambrose Leonard Allen1

M, #50601, b. circa 1821
     Ambrose Leonard Allen was born circa 1821 at RI.2 He was the son of Samuel Allen and Patience (????)3 Ambrose Leonard Allen married Caroline Ball, daughter of Daniel Grant Ball and Ruth Dean, on 1 September 1856 at Seekonk, Bristol Co., MA; "Ambrose L. Ball" in error on the Seekonk record.4,3

Census, Occupation & Residence

18 June 1860Seekonk, Bristol Co., MA"Ambros L." age 39, b. RI, painter, with wife Caroline and daughter Hellen2

Child of Ambrose Leonard Allen and Caroline 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. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Seekonk, Bristol Co., MA, p. 26.
  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, Seekonk, Bristol Co., MA, vol. 99 p. 115.
  4. [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. 4.

Malinda Ball1

F, #50602, b. 2 October 1803
     Malinda Ball was born on 2 October 1803 at VT.1 She was the daughter of Adonijah Ball and Hannah Perry.1

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.

Nelson Ball1

M, #50603, b. 9 January 1805
     Nelson Ball was born on 9 January 1805 at NY.1 He was the son of Adonijah Ball and Hannah Perry.1 Nelson Ball married Mary Pauline Fouts on 6 June 1833 at Fulton Co., IL.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

18 November 1850Buckheart, Fulton Co., IL"Nelson" age 45, b. NY, farmer, with wife Mary and children Franklin, Henry, Mary, David and Harrison3
30 June 1860Buckheart, Fulton Co., IL"Nelson" age 53, b. VT, farmer, with wife Mary and sons David, Harrison, and Perry4

Children of Nelson Ball and Mary Pauline Fouts

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.
  2. [S884] Danni Monn Hopkins, "Monn, Williams, Guilliams, Addis, Suydam, Wyckoff, Tuttle and Many More Families," database made available on-line courtesy of Danni Monn Hopkins, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=dannimonn&id=I57288, database put on-line 23 June 2009.
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Buckheart, Fulton Co., IL, p. 653 (stamped 327).
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Buckheart, Fulton Co., IL, p. 120.
  5. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Hamilton, Decatur Co., IA, ED 47, Sheet 12B (back of stamped 292).

Mary Pauline Fouts1

F, #50604, b. circa 1812, d. 23 February 1911
     Mary Pauline Fouts was born circa 1812 at IN.2 She married Nelson Ball, son of Adonijah Ball and Hannah Perry, on 6 June 1833 at Fulton Co., IL.1 Mary Pauline Fouts died on 23 February 1911.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

18 November 1850Buckheart, Fulton Co., IL"Mary" age 38, b. IN, with husband, etc.2
30 June 1860Buckheart, Fulton Co., IL"Mary" age 44, b. IN, with husband, etc.4
1 June 1880Harrison, Mercer Co., MO"Mary" age 68, b. IN, knitting, living with daughter Mary and family5
26 June 1900Hamilton, Decatur Co., IA"Polly" age 88, b. IN, widow, with son David and family6

Children of Mary Pauline Fouts and Nelson Ball

Citations

  1. [S884] Danni Monn Hopkins, "Monn, Williams, Guilliams, Addis, Suydam, Wyckoff, Tuttle and Many More Families," database made available on-line courtesy of Danni Monn Hopkins, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=dannimonn&id=I57288, database put on-line 23 June 2009.
  2. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Buckheart, Fulton Co., IL, p. 653 (stamped 327).
  3. [S654] Amy Hershberger, "Hershberger Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Amy Hershberger, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1630057&id=I74311475, database put on-line 2 November 2001.
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Buckheart, Fulton Co., IL, p. 120.
  5. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Harrison, Mercer Co., MO, ED 224, p. 3 (stamped 49).
  6. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Hamilton, Decatur Co., IA, ED 47, Sheet 12B (back of stamped 292).

Hannah Ball1

F, #50605, b. 26 April 1809, d. 20 February 1877
     Hannah Ball was born on 26 April 1809 at Randolph, Orange Co., VT.2 She was the daughter of Adonijah Ball and Hannah Perry.1 Hannah Ball married Robert Atkins, son of Cornelius Atkins and Sarah Johnston, on 31 May 1826 at Randolph Co., IL.2 Hannah Ball died on 20 February 1877 at Jo Daviess Co., IL, at age 67.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

1 November 1850Elizabeth, Jo Daviess Co., IL"Hannah" age 41, b. MA, with husband, etc.3
9 June 1860Fairview, Jones Co., IA"Hannah" age 51, b. VT, with husband, etc.4
6 July 1870Lowell, Cherokee Co., KS"Hannah" age 62, b. VT, with husband5

Children of Hannah Ball and Robert Atkins

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.
  2. [S2095] Lisa Irving, "Irving/McKinley Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Lisa Irving, http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/45232532/person/6377165747?ssrc=, database put on-line September 2013.
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Elizabeth Precinct, Jo Daviess Co., IL, p. 356 (back of stamped 178).
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Fairview, Jones Co., IA, p. 38.
  5. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lowell, Cherokee Co., KS, p. 38 (back of stamped 67).

Robert Atkins1

M, #50606, b. 1 March 1806, d. 17 November 1890
     Robert Atkins was born on 1 March 1806 at KY.2 He was the son of Cornelius Atkins and Sarah Johnston.2 Robert Atkins married Hannah Ball, daughter of Adonijah Ball and Hannah Perry, on 31 May 1826 at Randolph Co., IL.2 Robert Atkins died on 17 November 1890 at Jo Daviess Co., IL, at age 84.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

1 November 1850Elizabeth, Jo Daviess Co., IL"Robert" age 46, b. KY, farmer, with wife Hannah and children Lewis, Charles, Elizabeth, Francis, William, Harriet, Mary, and Amasa3
9 June 1860Fairview, Jones Co., IA"Robert" age 54, b. KY, laborer, with wife Hannah and children William, Mary, and Amasa; living next to son Francis and family1
6 July 1870Lowell, Cherokee Co., KS"Robert" age 64, b. KY, hauling water, with wife Hannah and grandson John McKinley4

Children of Robert Atkins and Hannah Ball

Citations

  1. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Fairview, Jones Co., IA, p. 38.
  2. [S2095] Lisa Irving, "Irving/McKinley Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Lisa Irving, http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/45232532/person/6377165747?ssrc=, database put on-line September 2013.
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Elizabeth Precinct, Jo Daviess Co., IL, p. 356 (back of stamped 178).
  4. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lowell, Cherokee Co., KS, p. 38 (back of stamped 67).

Rachel Ball1

F, #50607, b. 3 May 1812
     Rachel Ball was born on 3 May 1812 at NY; died young.1 She was the daughter of Adonijah Ball and Hannah Perry.1

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.

William Lynch Ball1

M, #50608, b. 21 September 1818, d. 18 May 1891
     William Lynch Ball was born on 21 September 1818 at NY.1 He was the son of Adonijah Ball and Anna Gaston.1 William Lynch Ball married Minerva M. Robertson (????) on 31 March 1842.1 William Lynch Ball died on 18 May 1891 at age 72.1

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.

Minerva M. Robertson (????)1

F, #50609
     Minerva M. Robertson (????) married William Lynch Ball, son of Adonijah Ball and Anna Gaston, on 31 March 1842.1

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.

Eliza Ball1

F, #50610, b. 5 February 1820
     Eliza Ball was born on 5 February 1820 at Randolph Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of Adonijah Ball and Anna Gaston.1

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.

Amasa Ball1

M, #50611, b. 18 March 1823
     Amasa Ball was born on 18 March 1823 at Randolph Co., IL.1 He was the son of Adonijah Ball and Anna Gaston.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

22 August 1870Butte, Siskiyou Co., CA"Amasa" age 47, b. IL, farm laborer2

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.
  2. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Butte, Siskiyou Co., CA, p. 6 (back of stamped 586).

Mary Ball1

F, #50612, b. 23 November 1825
     Mary Ball was born on 23 November 1825 at Randolph Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of Adonijah Ball and Anna Gaston.1 Mary Ball married James Harris on 23 November 1843.1

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.

James Harris1

M, #50613
     James Harris married Mary Ball, daughter of Adonijah Ball and Anna Gaston, on 23 November 1843.1

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.

Reuben Ball1

M, #50614, b. 7 November 1827, d. 16 January 1908
     Reuben Ball was born on 7 November 1827 at Randolph Co., IL.1 He was the son of Adonijah Ball and Anna Gaston.1 Reuben Ball married Polly Dix Buell on 16 October 1853 at Lyons, Clinton Co., IA.1 Reuben Ball died on 16 January 1908 at Lyons, Clinton Co., IA, at age 80.1 He was buried at Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, Clinton Co., IA.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

21 September 1850Lyons, Clinton Co., IA"Reuben" age 25, b. IL, cooper3
4 August 1860Lyons, Clinton Co., IA"Ruben" age 33, b. IL, cooper, with wife Polly and daughters Mary and Emma4
20 July 1870Lyons, Clinton Co., IA"Ruben" age 40, b. IL, cooper, with wife Polly and children Mary, Emma, Emmett, George, Mabel, and Ariel5
1 June 1880Lyons, Clinton Co., IA"Reuben" age 53, b. NY, cooper, with wife Polly and children Mary, Emmett, George, Mabel and Ariel6
7 June 1900Clinton, Clinton Co., IA"Ruben" age 72, b. IL, market farmer, with wife Polly and children Mary and Ariel, and granddaughter Ethel Riggs; living next to daughter Emma Riggs and family7

Children of Reuben Ball and Polly Dix Buell

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.
  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&, Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, Clinton Co., IA.
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lyons, Clinton Co., IA, p. 387 (stamped 194).
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lyons, Clinton Co., IA, p. 142.
  5. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lyons, Clinton Co., IA, p. 9 (stamped 309).
  6. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lyons, Clinton Co., IA, ED 287, p. 2 (back of stamped 84).
  7. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Clinton, Clinton Co., IA, ED 18, Sheet 9A (stamped 287).
  8. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lyons, Clinton Co., IA, p. 10 (back of stamped 309).

Polly Dix Buell1

F, #50615, b. 1 June 1833, d. 14 December 1919
     Polly Dix Buell was born on 1 June 1833 at MI.1,2 She married Reuben Ball, son of Adonijah Ball and Anna Gaston, on 16 October 1853 at Lyons, Clinton Co., IA.1 Polly Dix Buell died on 14 December 1919 at age 86.3 She was buried at Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, Clinton Co., IA.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

24 September 1850Lyons, Clinton Co., IA"Polly" age 17, b. OH, living with family of Elijah Buell (perhaps an uncle)4
4 August 1860Lyons, Clinton Co., IA"Palley D." age 27, b. OH, with husband, etc.5
20 July 1870Lyons, Clinton Co., IA"Polly" age 37, b. MI, with husband, etc.6
1 June 1880Lyons, Clinton Co., IA"Polly D." age 46, b. MI, with husband, etc.7
7 June 1900Clinton, Clinton Co., IA"Polly D." age 66, b. MI, with husband, etc.2
26 April 1910Clinton, Clinton Co., IA"Mrs. Ruben" age 76, b. MI, widow, own income, with daughter Mary and grandson Orrin Riggs8

Children of Polly Dix Buell and Reuben Ball

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Clinton, Clinton Co., IA, ED 18, Sheet 9A (stamped 287).
  3. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, Clinton Co., IA.
  4. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lyons, Clinton Co., IA, p. 392 (back of stamped 196).
  5. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lyons, Clinton Co., IA, p. 142.
  6. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lyons, Clinton Co., IA, p. 9 (stamped 309).
  7. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lyons, Clinton Co., IA, ED 287, p. 2 (back of stamped 84).
  8. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Clinton, Clinton Co., IA, ED 19, Sheet 10B (back of stamped 264).
  9. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lyons, Clinton Co., IA, p. 10 (back of stamped 309).

Susanna Ball1

F, #50616, b. 4 May 1833
     Susanna Ball was born on 4 May 1833 at IL.2,1 She was the daughter of Adonijah Ball and Frances Bruce.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

4 September 1850Canton, Fulton Co., IL"Susanna" age 17, b. IL, with mother, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Canton, Fulton Co., IL, p. 334 (back of stamped 167).
  2. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.

Millie Charlotte Ball1

F, #50617, b. 15 February 1835, d. 1 March 1890
     Millie Charlotte Ball was born on 15 February 1835.1 She was the daughter of Adonijah Ball and Frances Bruce.1 Millie Charlotte Ball died on 1 March 1890 at age 55.1

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.

Harrison Ball1

M, #50618, b. 4 July 1836, d. 5 June 1905
     Harrison Ball was born on 4 July 1836 at IL.1 He was the son of Adonijah Ball and Frances Bruce.1 Harrison Ball married Catherine (????)2 Harrison Ball married Rachel O'Niel on 5 January 1884.1 Harrison Ball died on 5 June 1905 at Soldiers and Sailors Home, Riverside, Adams Co., IL, at age 68.2 He was buried at Greenwood Cemetery, Canton, Fulton Co., IL.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

4 September 1850Canton, Fulton Co., IL"Harrison" age 14, b. IL, with mother, etc.3
8 August 1860Joshua, Fulton Co., IL"Harrison" age 23, b. IL, farmer, with mother, etc.4
12 July 1870Joshua, Fulton Co., IL"Harrison" age 33, b. IL, farmer, with mother5
22 June 1880Joshua, Fulton Co., IL"Harrison" age 44, b. IL, farmer, living with brother David and family6
6 June 1900Soldiers and Sailors Home, Riverside, Adams Co., IL"Harrison" age 63, b. IL, widowed7

Children of Harrison Ball and Catherine (????)

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.
  2. [S946] Roy Girard, "Ball Furneral Obits Canton IL - email 01," e-mail message from Roy Girard (Wisconsin Dells, WI) to David G. Ball, 10 July 2009.
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Canton, Fulton Co., IL, p. 334 (back of stamped 167).
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Joshua, Fulton Co., IL, p. 274.
  5. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Joshua, Fulton Co., IL, p. 17 (stamped 99).
  6. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Joshua, Fulton Co., IL, ED 46, p. 21 (stamped 249).
  7. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Riverside, Adams Co., IL, ED 144, Sheet 6A (stamped 299).

Rachel O'Niel1

F, #50619
     Rachel O'Niel married Harrison Ball, son of Adonijah Ball and Frances Bruce, on 5 January 1884.1

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.

David Ball1

M, #50620, b. 14 May 1838, d. 20 October 1917
     David Ball was born on 14 May 1838 at IL.1 He was the son of Adonijah Ball and Frances Bruce.1 David Ball married Sarah Melissa Bevard on 8 November 1863 at Fulton Co., IL.2 David Ball married Sarah Ellen Riley on 11 September 1875 at Fulton Co., IL.1 David Ball died on 20 October 1917 at Fulton Co., IL, at age 79.3 He was buried on 21 October 1917 at Greenwood Cemetery, Canton, Fulton Co., IL.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

4 September 1850Canton, Fulton Co., IL"David" age 12, b. IL, with mother, etc.4
8 August 1860Joshua, Fulton Co., IL"David" age 22, b. IL, brick mason, with mother, etc.5
16 August 1870Canton, Fulton Co., IL"David" age 32, b. IL, brick mason, with first wife Sarah and daughter Charlotte6
22 June 1880Joshua, Fulton Co., IL"David" age 42, b. IL, farmer, with second wife Sarah and children Charlotte and Charles, brother Harrison, and mother7
8 June 1900Canton, Fulton Co., IL"David" age 62, b. IL, brick mason, with second with Sarah and children Charlotte and husband, Charles and Pearl8

Children of David Ball and Sarah Melissa Bevard

Child of David Ball and Sarah Ellen Riley

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.
  2. [S2094] Illinois Marriages 1851-1900, made available by The Generations Network Inc. (Provo, Utah) on-line at www.ancestry.com, 2005; database courtesy of Jordan Dodd - Liahona Research.
  3. [S946] Roy Girard, "Ball Furneral Obits Canton IL - email 01," e-mail message from Roy Girard (Wisconsin Dells, WI) to David G. Ball, 10 July 2009.
  4. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Canton, Fulton Co., IL, p. 334 (back of stamped 167).
  5. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Joshua, Fulton Co., IL, p. 274.
  6. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Canton, Fulton Co., IL, p. 70 (back of stamped 382).
  7. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Joshua, Fulton Co., IL, ED 46, p. 20 (back of stamped 248).
  8. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Canton, Fulton Co., IL, ED 8, Sheet 12B (back of stamped 317).

Sarah Ellen Riley1,2

F, #50621, b. March 1848
     Sarah Ellen Riley was born in March 1848 at OH.3,4 She married David Ball, son of Adonijah Ball and Frances Bruce, on 11 September 1875 at Fulton Co., IL.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

22 June 1880Joshua, Fulton Co., IL"Sarah M." age 31, b. OH, with husband3
8 June 1900Canton, Fulton Co., IL"Sarah" age 52, b. OH, with husband, etc.4

Child of Sarah Ellen Riley and David Ball

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.
  2. [S2094] Illinois Marriages 1851-1900, made available by The Generations Network Inc. (Provo, Utah) on-line at www.ancestry.com, 2005; database courtesy of Jordan Dodd - Liahona Research.
  3. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Joshua, Fulton Co., IL, ED 46, p. 20 (back of stamped 248).
  4. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Canton, Fulton Co., IL, ED 8, Sheet 12B (back of stamped 317).

Mary Spain1

F, #50622
     Mary Spain married Jeremiah Ryan.1

Child of Mary Spain and Jeremiah Ryan

Citations

  1. [S618] Barbara Hartsook, "The Hartsook / Ball Family Genealogy," database made available on-line courtesy of Barbara Hartsook, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hartsookballfamily/, database put on-line 6 October 2008.

Elizabeth Wilson1

F, #50623, b. circa 1823, d. 1896
Elizabeth Wilson
b. c1822 NC
d. 1896 Randolph Co. IL
     Elizabeth Wilson was born circa 1823 at TN.2,3 She married Asel Franklin Ball, son of Adonijah Ball and Hannah Perry, on 2 September 1838 at Perry Co., IL.4 Elizabeth Wilson married John Mahan Steele, son of John Steele and Catherine (????), on 11 April 1859.5 Elizabeth Wilson died in 1896 at Randolph Co., IL.5
     Photo courtesy of Wilbur P. Ball of Clovis CA.6

Census, Occupation & Residence

8 September 1850Township 6 South Range 5 West, Randolph Co., IL"Elizabeth" age 27, b. TN, with husband, etc.2
3 September 1860Township 7 South Range 5 West, Randolph Co., IL"Elizabeth" age 47, b. NC, with second husband John Steele, etc.7
26 July 1870Township 8 Range 6, Randolph Co., IL"Elizabeth" age 47, b. TN, with sons Franklin, Perry, Albert and William, and granddaughter Rebecca Hindman3
1880Randolph Co., IL5

Children of Elizabeth Wilson and Asel Franklin Ball

Child of Elizabeth Wilson and John Mahan Steele

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.
  2. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Township 6 South Range 5 West, Randolph Co., IL, p. 75 (stamped 38).
  3. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Township 8 Range 6, Randolph Co., IL, p. 6 (back of stamped 342(.
  4. [S650] Henry Ball, "Asel Ball - email 02," e-mail message from Henry Ball (Warrenton, MO) to David G. Ball, 16 December 2008, Taken from the marriage licence dated 30 August 1838 and returned 18 October 1838 by the Justice of the Peace, Matthew Vann, that married the couple.
  5. [S645] Henry Ball, "Asel Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Henry Ball (Warrenton, MO) to David G. Ball, 7 December 2008.
  6. [S649] Wilbur P Ball, compiler, Descendants of Rebecca, Perry, and Albert Ball (A genealogical study from 1839 to 1969) (Providence, Utah: Keith W. Watkins and Sons, Inc., 1969).
  7. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Township 7 South Range 5 West, Randolph Co., IL, p. 409.
  8. [S37] Henry C. Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball (Legacy file), Warrenton, MO, 15 November 2005.
  9. [S650] Henry Ball, "Asel Ball - email 02," e-mail to David G. Ball, 16 December 2008.

John Mahan Steele1

M, #50624, b. 6 August 1809, d. 5 May 1862
     John Mahan Steele was born on 6 August 1809 at TN.1 He was the son of John Steele and Catherine (????)2 John Mahan Steele married Acelia Holloman, daughter of Malachi Holloman and Martha Turner, circa 1826.2 John Mahan Steele married Elizabeth Wilson on 11 April 1859.1 John Mahan Steele died on 5 May 1862 at Randolph Co., IL, at age 52.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

3 September 1860Township 7 South Range 5 West, Randolph Co., IL"John M." age 52, b. TN, farmer, with second wife Elizabeth, children Lorain, John, Ephraim, Mary and George, and stepsons Frank, Perry and Albert Ball3

Children of John Mahan Steele and Acelia Holloman

Child of John Mahan Steele and Elizabeth Wilson

Citations

  1. [S645] Henry Ball, "Asel Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Henry Ball (Warrenton, MO) to David G. Ball, 7 December 2008.
  2. [S651] Thomas Shawcross, "Shawcross GEDCOM file," database made available on-line courtesy of Thomas Shawcross, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=shawcross&id=I23517, database put on-line 27 December 2008.
  3. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Township 7 South Range 5 West, Randolph Co., IL, p. 409.
  4. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Township 7 South Range 5 West, Randolph Co., IL, p. 409.

Isaac Ball1

M, #50625, b. 16 February 1827, d. 24 February 1914
Isaac Ball
b. 1827 Fulton Co. IL
d. 1914 Tualatin OR
     Isaac Ball was born on 16 February 1827 at near Canton, Fulton Co., IL; Comment by DGB: while his obituary shows a birth year of 1824, all of the censuses support that the year was more likely to have been 1827. End of comment.1,2 He was the son of Asel Franklin Ball and Rebecca Ellis.1 Isaac Ball married Margaret E. Robbins, daughter of William Franklin Robbins and Melvina Myers, on 8 June 1856.1 Isaac Ball died on 24 February 1914 at Tualatin, Washington Co., OR, at age 87.1,3 He was buried at Winona Cemetery, Tualatin, Washington Co., OR.2
     From an obituary in "The Evening Telegram": Tualatin Or. - Isaac Ball, a pioneer of 1852, and a veteran of the Indian wars of 1855 and 1856, died here on February 24, and was buried on Friday in the Winona cemetery, on his old home place, where he had resided since the war. Mr. Ball was born at Canton, Ill., Februrary 16, 1826, and in 1852 crossed the plains, locating in Oregon City, where he engaged in sawmill work, and later managed the ferry for Dr. John McLoughlin. In 1853 he went to Southern Oregon, where he engaged in mining, and the following Winter lived in Forbestown, Cal., on the Yuba River.
     In the Fall of 1854 he returned to Oregon and took a donation land claim, where he lived the rest of his life except during the time he spent as a member of Company D, First Oregon Mounted Rifles, in the Indian war, during which time he participated in many of the threilling battles with the hostiles. Returning, he on June 6, 1856, married Miss Margaret Robbins, a native of Indiana, who had come to Oregon in 1852, and who survives. Ten children, of whom seven survive, were born to the couple. Mr. Ball served two terms as Clerk of Washington County, two terms as Commissioner, three years as Justice of the Peace and 30 years as School Clerk in his home district. He was a pioneer school teacher and merchant in the Tualatin district.2      Photo courtesy of Samuel Llewellyn Markham of Cottage Grove OR.

Census, Occupation & Residence

8 September 1850Township 6 South Range 5 West, Randolph Co., IL"Isaac" age 23, b. IL, carpenter, with father, etc.4
3 August 1860Washington Co., OR"Isaac" age 33, b. IL, wheelwright, with wife Margaret and children Sarah and Charles5
June 1870South Tualatin Precinct, Washington Co., OR"Isaac" age 42, b. IL, farmer, with wife Margaret and children Sarah, Charles, Emma, Marian, Margaret, William and Anna6
16 June 1880Cedar Creek, Washington Co., OR"Isaac" age 52, b. IL, farmer, with wife Margaret, children Sarah, Emma, Marian, Margaret, William, Anna, Daisy, and Don, and grandson Ernest Reynolds7
8 June 1900East Cedar Creek, Washington Co., OR"Isaac" age 73, b. IL, farmer, with wife Margaret and children Dow and Bessie8
18 April 1910East Cedar, Washington Co., OR"Isaac" age 83, b. IL, with wife Margaret and son Dow; living with the family of daughter Bessie9

Children of Isaac Ball and Margaret E. Robbins

Citations

  1. [S642] Henry Clayton Ball, Descendants of Adonijah Ball of Athol MA, Warrenton MO, 30 November 2008.
  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&, Winona Cemetery, Tualatin, Washington Co., OR.
  3. [S2069] Oregon Death Index 1903-1998, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City UT) on-line at http://familysearch.org, February 2013; database courtesy of the State of Oregon Vital Records.
  4. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Township 6 South Range 5 West, Randolph Co., IL, p. 75 (stamped 38).
  5. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Washington Co., OR, p. 56 (stamped 642).
  6. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, South Tualatin Precinct, Washington Co., OR, p. 50 (back of stamped 479).
  7. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Cedar Creek, Washington Co., OR, ED 130, p. 22 (back of stamped 377).
  8. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, East Cedar Creek, Washington Co., OR, ED 154, Sheet 2A (stamped 246).
  9. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, East Cedar, Washington Co., OR, ED 271, Sheet 3A (stamped 128).