Herbert Counterman1

M, #60201, b. 1 April 1909, d. 25 November 1989
     Herbert Counterman was born on 1 April 1909 at IL.1,2 He was the son of James Robert Counterman and Eva Marie Ball.3 Herbert Counterman died on 25 November 1989 at age 80.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

5 May 1910Bloomfield, Scott Co., IL"Herbert" age 1 1/12, b. IL, with parents, etc.1
22 January 1920Banner, Fulton Co., IL"Herbert" age 10, b. IL, with father, etc.4

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Bloomfield, Scott Co., IL, ED 146, Sheet 1B (back of stamped 230).
  2. [S21] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, accessed on-line through www.Ancestry.com.
  3. [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.
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Banner, Fulton Co., IL, ED 65, Sheet 12A (stamped 35).

Russell Counterman1

M, #60202, b. circa 1911
     Russell Counterman was born circa 1911 at IL.1 He was the son of James Robert Counterman and Eva Marie Ball.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

22 January 1920Banner, Fulton Co., IL"Russel" age 8, b. IL, with father, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Banner, Fulton Co., IL, ED 65, Sheet 12A (stamped 35).
  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.

Raymond Ball1

M, #60203, b. 20 January 1904, d. 26 May 1966
     Raymond Ball was born on 20 January 1904 at Fulton Co., IL.1,2 He was the son of Frank Henry Ball and Sarah Louise Brown.1 Raymond Ball married Loretta M. Zeglan.1 Raymond Ball married Irma Evelyn Williams, daughter of Fred Franklin Williams and Lucy May Woods, on 18 May 1922 at Fulton Co., IL.1 Raymond Ball and Irma Evelyn Williams were divorced on 7 April 1925.1 Raymond Ball married Lela Lafern Sheets, daughter of Charles Emery Sheets and Flora Elisa Brewer, on 24 December 1926 at Lewistown, Fulton Co., IL.1,3 Raymond Ball died on 26 May 1966 at Canton, Fulton Co., IL, at age 62; SSDI lists last residence as Lewistown, Fulton Co., IL.1,2 He was buried on 28 May 1966 at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton Co., IL.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

3 May 1910Oxville, Scott Co., IL"Raymond" age 5, b. IL, with parents, etc.4
5 January 1920Naples, Scott Co., IL"Raymond" age 15, b. IL, with parents, etc.5
11 April 1930Canton, Fulton Co., IL"Raymond" age 26, b. IL, grinder for an agricultural implement firm, with second wife Lela and children Winona and Raymond6

Children of Raymond Ball and Lela Lafern Sheets

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. [S21] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, accessed on-line through www.Ancestry.com.
  3. [S1176] Trisha Crabtree, "Frank Henry Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Trisha Sheets Crabtree to David G. Ball, 26 September 2010.
  4. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Oxville, Scott Co., IL, ED 146, Sheet 5B (back of stamped 228).
  5. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Naples, Scott Co., IL, ED 182, Sheet 2A (stamped 205).
  6. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Canton, Fulton Co., IL, ED 29-13, Sheet 13B (back of stamped 100).

Sharon Kay Ball1

F, #60204
     Sharon Kay Ball is the daughter of Jesse Ball and Verna Belle Williams.2

Citations

  1. [S1176] Trisha Crabtree, "Frank Henry Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Trisha Sheets Crabtree to David G. Ball, 26 September 2010.
  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.

Pearl H. Daisy Hughes1

F, #60205, b. 20 July 1896, d. 22 May 1970
     Pearl H. Daisy Hughes was born on 20 July 1896 at Banner, Fulton Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of Frank Hughes and Sarah Elizabeth Lingenfelter.1 Pearl H. Daisy Hughes married Frank H. Ball, son of Frank Henry Ball and Sarah Louise Brown, on 25 July 1919 at Lewistown, Fulton Co., IL.1 Pearl H. Daisy Hughes died on 22 May 1970 at Lewistown, Fulton Co., IL, at age 73.1 She was buried on 25 May 1970 at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton Co., IL.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

7 January 1920Griggsville, Pike Co., IL"Pearl" age 23, b. IL, with husband2
12 April 1930Canton, Fulton Co., IL"Pearl" age 33, b. IL, with husband, etc.3

Children of Pearl H. Daisy Hughes and Frank H. 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. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Griggsvilee, Pike Co., IL, ED 158, Sheet 4A (stamped 97).
  3. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Canton, Fulton Co., IL, ED 29-14, Sheet 16B (back of stamped 119).

Robert LeRoy Ball1

M, #60206, b. 18 December 1929, d. 18 November 1949
     Robert LeRoy Ball was born on 18 December 1929 at Bernadotte, Fulton Co., IL.1 He was the son of Jesse Ball and Verna Belle Williams.1 Robert LeRoy Ball died on 18 November 1949 at Peoria Co., IL, at age 19; in a car/train accident.1 He was buried on 21 November 1949 at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton Co., IL.1
     From a newspaper story: Inquest into the death of Robert Ball, 19, of R. R. 3, Canton, who was killed at 12:45 p.m. Friday when the truck he was driving was struck by a Rock Island freight train at the LaMarsh Creek bridge on Route 24, has been set for 1:30 p.m. Monday by Coroner Chauncey Wood. Accident was the third within 24 hours within a radius of 100 yards. Raymond L. McGlothlin of East Peoria was killed late Thursday afternoon in a head-on collision which occurred near the scene of Ball's fatal accident, and Lachlan Crissey of Lewistown was severely injured Thursday morning near the same spot. Friday's accident was the second tragedy for the Ball family in the past three weeks, for the Ball home was destroyed by a fire on Nov. 1. Young Ball had discussed buying a new home just the morning before his death, with his mother. Born in Bernadotte township, Fulton county, on Dec. 18, 1929, he was the son of Jesse and Verna Williams Ball. In addition to his parents, he is survived by four brothers, Ernie, Route 5, Canton; James, Route 3, Canton; and Jack and Richard at home. Eight sisters also survive. They are: Mrs. Leona Shurrlebeam of Hanna City; Mrs. Nellie Westerfield of St. David; Mrs. Lila Sheets, Route 3, Canton; Mrs. Jesse Seward, Mrs. _ena Carnich and Mrs. Genevieve Sheets, all of Canton, and Shirley and Sharon, at home.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 April 1930Liverpool, Fulton Co., IL"Bobby L." age 4/12, b. IL, with parents, etc.2

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. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Liverpool, Fulton Co., IL, ED 29-37, Sheet 3A (stamped 34).

Verna Belle Williams1

F, #60207, b. 28 March 1902, d. 26 July 1975
Verna Belle Williams
b. 1902 Banner IL
d. 1975 Fulton Co. IL
     Verna Belle Williams was born on 28 March 1902 at Banner, Fulton Co., IL.1,2 She was the daughter of Francis Lilburn Williams and Emma Jane Courtney.1 Verna Belle Williams married Jesse Ball, son of Frank Henry Ball and Sarah Louise Brown, on 6 December 1920 at Fulton Co., IL.1 Verna Belle Williams died on 26 July 1975 at Fulton Co., IL, at age 73.1 She was buried on 29 July 1975 at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton Co., IL.1
     Photo courtesy of Trisha Crabtree.

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 April 1930Liverpool, Fulton Co., IL"Verna B." age 27, b. IL, with husband, etc.3

Children of Verna Belle Williams and Jesse 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. [S1176] Trisha Crabtree, "Frank Henry Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Trisha Sheets Crabtree to David G. Ball, 26 September 2010.
  3. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Liverpool, Fulton Co., IL, ED 29-37, Sheet 3A (stamped 34).

Jesse Ball1

M, #60208, b. 12 September 1889, d. 13 April 1979
Jesse Ball
b. 1889 Naples IL
d. 1979 Canton IL
[left photo 1943]
     Jesse Ball was born on 12 September 1889 at Naples, Fulton Co., IL.1 He was the son of Frank Henry Ball and Sarah Louise Brown.1 Jesse Ball married Clella O. Cannon on 30 June 1914 at Fulton Co., IL.1 Jesse Ball married Verna Belle Williams, daughter of Francis Lilburn Williams and Emma Jane Courtney, on 6 December 1920 at Fulton Co., IL.1 Jesse Ball died on 13 April 1979 at Canton, Fulton Co., IL, at age 89.1 He was buried on 16 April 1979 at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton Co., IL.1
     Photo courtesy of Trisha Crabtree.

Census, Occupation & Residence

27 June 1900Deerfield, Fulton Co., IL"Jessie" age 10, b. IL, with parents, etc.2
3 May 1910Oxville, Scott Co., IL"Jessie" age 20, b. IL, farm laborer, with parents, etc.3
8 January 1920Naples, Scott Co., IL"Jesse" age 33, b. IL, farm laborer, with wife Clella and daughters Leona and Genevieve4
9 April 1930Liverpool, Fulton Co., IL"Jessie" age 38, b. IL, farmer, with second wife Verna, and children Leona, Genevieve, Ernie, James, Lila, Nellis, and Robert5

Children of Jesse Ball and Clella O. Cannon

Children of Jesse Ball and Verna Belle Williams

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. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Deerfield, Fulton Co., IL, ED 14, Sheet 6A (stamped 48).
  3. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Oxville, Scott Co., IL, ED 146, Sheet 5B (back of stamped 228).
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Naples, Scott Co., IL, ED 182, Sheet 4B (back of stamped 207).
  5. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Liverpool, Fulton Co., IL, ED 29-37, Sheet 3A (stamped 34).

Frank H. Ball1

M, #60209, b. 24 March 1896, d. 24 August 1976
     Frank H. Ball was born on 24 March 1896 at IL.1 He was the son of Frank Henry Ball and Sarah Louise Brown.1 Frank H. Ball married Pearl H. Daisy Hughes, daughter of Frank Hughes and Sarah Elizabeth Lingenfelter, on 25 July 1919 at Lewistown, Fulton Co., IL.1 Frank H. Ball died on 24 August 1976 at Canton, Fulton Co., IL, at age 80.1 He was buried on 27 August 1976 at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton Co., IL.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

27 June 1900Deerfield, Fulton Co., IL"Frank" age 4, b. IL, with parents, etc.2
3 May 1910Oxville, Scott Co., IL"Frank" age 14, b. IL, with parents, etc.3
7 January 1920Griggsville, Pike Co., IL"Frank" age 23, b. IL, house carpenter, with wife Pearl4
12 April 1930Canton, Fulton Co., IL"Frank" age 34, b. IL, blacksmith for a farm machinery factory, with wife Pearl and children Elizabeth, Delbert, Doris and Caroline5

Children of Frank H. Ball and Pearl H. Daisy Hughes

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. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Deerfield, Fulton Co., IL, ED 14, Sheet 6A (stamped 48).
  3. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Oxville, Scott Co., IL, ED 146, Sheet 5B (back of stamped 228).
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Griggsvilee, Pike Co., IL, ED 158, Sheet 4A (stamped 97).
  5. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Canton, Fulton Co., IL, ED 29-14, Sheet 16B (back of stamped 119).

(son) Ball1

M, #60210, b. 6 July 1908, d. 10 July 1908
     (son) Ball was born on 6 July 1908.1 He was the son of Clifford Ball and Roxie Wages.1 (son) Ball died on 10 July 1908.1 He was buried on 11 July 1908 at Walnut Cemetery, Banner, Fulton Co., IL.1

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.

Mary Lutica Cameron1

F, #60211, b. 30 September 1896, d. 23 February 1978
     Mary Lutica Cameron was born on 30 September 1896.1 She was the daughter of Maro Cameron and Lillie Cathers.1 Mary Lutica Cameron married Wilmer Roudebush.1 Mary Lutica Cameron married Clifford Ball, son of Frank Henry Ball and Sarah Louise Brown, on 17 December 1936 at Bloomington, McLean Co., IL.1 Mary Lutica Cameron died on 23 February 1978 at Canton, Fulton Co., IL, at age 81.1 She was buried at Bethel-Turner Cemetery, Buckheart, Fulton Co., IL.1

Child of Mary Lutica Cameron and Wilmer Roudebush

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.

Richard Laverne Ball1

M, #60212
     Richard Laverne Ball is the son of Jesse Ball and Verna Belle Williams.2

Child of Richard Laverne Ball and Wilma (????)

Citations

  1. [S1176] Trisha Crabtree, "Frank Henry Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Trisha Sheets Crabtree to David G. Ball, 26 September 2010.
  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.

Ernie Franklin Ball1

M, #60213
     Ernie Franklin Ball is the son of Jesse Ball and Verna Belle Williams.2

Citations

  1. [S1176] Trisha Crabtree, "Frank Henry Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Trisha Sheets Crabtree to David G. Ball, 26 September 2010.
  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.

Jack Liliburn Ball1

M, #60214, b. 3 March 1934, d. 8 September 2008
     Jack Liliburn Ball was born on 3 March 1934 at Vermont, Fulton Co., IL.1 He was the son of Jesse Ball and Verna Belle Williams.1 Jack Liliburn Ball married Shirley Irving on 21 June 1991.1 Jack Liliburn Ball died on 8 September 2008 at Peoria, Peoria Co., IL, at age 74.1 He was buried on 12 September 2008 at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton Co., IL.1
     From an obituary: Jack L. Ball, 74, of Canton passed away Monday, September 8, 2008 at 6:24 pm at Methodist Medical Center, Peoria. Born in Vermont, IL March 3, 1934, to Jesse and Verna (Williams) Ball, he married Patricia Tindall. He later married Marlene Holmes. He then married Ann Williams on May 16, 1997 in Havana. She survives along with two sons, Mark A. (Char) Ball of Lewistown and Darrell (Candy) Ball of Banner; one daughter, Jackie (Jerry) Ganieany of Canton; two stepchildren, Debbie LaBanca of Pekin and Dayna Thacker of Katie, Texas; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; three brothers, Dick and Gene Ball both of Banner and Ernie Ball of Arkansas; and four sisters, Shirley Mahr of Banner, Sharon VanMiddlesworth and Nellie Westerfield both of Canton, and Lila Sheets of Liverpool. Preceding him in death were his parents, one son, Danny Ball, one grandson,Jamie Ball; one brother, and three sisters. Jack worked at International Harvester for 30 years retiring as an Inspector. He was a member of the Canton VFW and a lifetime member of the NRA. He enjoyed hunting with friends and cooking. He served in the Korean War from 1952 to 1955 as an Army Medic. Services will be Friday, Sept. 12th at 12:00pm at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home. Burial with military rites will follow at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

2003Banner, Fulton Co., IL1

Children of Jack Liliburn Ball and Patricia Tindall

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.

James Eugene Ball1

M, #60215
     James Eugene Ball is the son of Jesse Ball and Verna Belle Williams.2

Citations

  1. [S1176] Trisha Crabtree, "Frank Henry Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Trisha Sheets Crabtree to David G. Ball, 26 September 2010.
  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.

Leona F. Ball1,2

F, #60216, b. 31 January 1915, d. 20 November 2005
     Leona F. Ball was born on 31 January 1915 at Pittsfield, Pike Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of Jesse Ball and Clella O. Cannon.1 Leona F. Ball married Ralph Dorsey in 1953.1 Leona F. Ball died on 20 November 2005 at Peoria, Peoria Co., IL, at age 90.1 She was buried at Parkview Mausoleum, Peoria, Peoria Co., IL.1
     From an obituary in the "Peoria Journal Star": Leona F. Dorsey, 90, formerly of Fern Leaf Road, Peoria, died at 7:05 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, at Bel-Wood Nursing Home. She was born on Jan. 31, 1915, in Pittsfield, Ill., daughter of Jesse and Clella Cannon Ball. She married Ross Stufflebeam. She later married Ralph Dorsey in 1953, in Peoria County. He preceeded her in death on Jan. 16, 1999, in Peoria. She was also preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters. Surviving are two sons, Jesse 'Jerry' (Shirley) Stufflebeam of Washington, Ill., and Ronnie (Carmen) Stufflebeam of Peoria; two daughters, Jo Anne Johnson and Vaneta Antle, both of Peoria; a stepson, Ronald Dorsey of Sarasota, Fla; five stepdaughters, Connie Caughey of Peoria, Maureen Clark of the state of Washington, Betty Lowder of Pekin, Carol Dorsey of Arizona and Linda Dorsey of Chicago; nine grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; four stepgreat-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; five sisters, Eilene Cernich of Collinsville, Ill., Lila Sheets of Liverpool, Ill., Sharon Van Middleworth and Nellie Westerfiled, both of Canton, and Shirley Mahr of Banner, Ill; and four brothers, Richard, Jack, and Gene Ball of Banner, Ill., and Ernie Ball of Arkansas. Leona worked for Canteen Food Service and Bradley University, retiring in 1975. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 23, at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel in Peoria. Entombment will be at Parkview Mausoleum in Peoria.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

8 January 1920Naples, Scott Co., IL"Leoan F." age 4 11/12, b. IL, with parents, etc.2
9 April 1930Liverpool, Fulton Co., IL"Leona F." age 15, b. IL, with father, etc.3
1949Hanna City, Peoria Co., IL1
2003Bellevue, Peoria Co., IL1

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. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Naples, Scott Co., IL, ED 182, Sheet 4B (back of stamped 207).
  3. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Liverpool, Fulton Co., IL, ED 29-37, Sheet 3A (stamped 34).

Ross Stufflebeam1

M, #60217

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.

Nellie Lorena Ball1

F, #60218
     Nellie Lorena Ball is the daughter of Jesse Ball and Verna Belle Williams.2

Children of Nellie Lorena Ball and Johnny Westerfield

Citations

  1. [S1176] Trisha Crabtree, "Frank Henry Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Trisha Sheets Crabtree to David G. Ball, 26 September 2010.
  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.

Johnny Westerfield1

M, #60219, b. circa 1923, d. 9 December 1989
     Johnny Westerfield was born circa 1923.1 He was the son of Francis Marion Westerfield and Cora Mae Fouts.1 Johnny Westerfield died on 9 December 1989 at Liverpool, Fulton Co., IL.1 He was buried at Highbridge Cemetery, Buckheart, Fulton Co., IL.1
     He did his military service between November 1942 and November 1945 and was in the European Theatre during World War II. He worked for Coleman's garage in Canton and owned and operated the Radiator Shop on the back road from St. David.1

Children of Johnny Westerfield and Nellie Lorena 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. [S1176] Trisha Crabtree, "Frank Henry Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Trisha Sheets Crabtree to David G. Ball, 26 September 2010.

Lila Louise Ball1

F, #60220
     Lila Louise Ball is the daughter of Jesse Ball and Verna Belle Williams.2

Children of Lila Louise Ball and Robert Gregg Sheets

Citations

  1. [S1176] Trisha Crabtree, "Frank Henry Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Trisha Sheets Crabtree to David G. Ball, 26 September 2010.
  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.

Robert Gregg Sheets1

M, #60221, b. 29 June 1921, d. 8 November 2006
     Robert Gregg Sheets was born on 29 June 1921 at Lewistown, Fulton Co., IL.1 He was the son of Charles Emery Sheets and Flora Elisa Brewer.1 Robert Gregg Sheets died on 8 November 2006 at Liverpool, Fulton Co., IL, at age 85.1 He was buried on 13 November 2006 at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton Co., IL; cremation.1
     Robert Gregg Sheets was also known as Skeeter.1 From an obituary: Gregg 'Bob' 'Skeeter' Sheets, 85, of 125 E. Main, Liverpool, Ill., passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2006, at 6:40 a. m. at his residence. Born June 29, 1921, in Lewistown, Ill., the son of Charles and Flora (Brewer) Sheets, he married Lila Ball on Aug. 16, 1942, in Kahoka, Mo. She survives along with two sons, Randy Sheets of Liverpool and Roger Sheets of Lincoln; one daughter, Janet (Dennis) Utsler of Liverpool; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one sister, Bernadine Maxson of Canton. Preceding him in death were his parents; one son, Michael Sheets; one daughter, Linda Sheets; one granddautghter; four brothers; and four sisters. He first worked at Pabst Blue Ribbon in Peoria Heights for five years and then at International Harvester Co. in Canton, retiring in 1978 as a general foreman of the warehouse, with 36 years of service. He then worked for security for MSD for five years. He was a member of the VFW in Lewistown. He was a World War II Army veteran, serving in the Pacific Theater and received two Bronze Stars. A graveside service with burial of ashes will be Monday, Nov. 13, at 11 a. m. at White Chapel Memorial Gardens in Canton, with military rites by the Lewistown VFW.1

Children of Robert Gregg Sheets and Lila Louise 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.

Jessie Mae Effie Ball1

F, #60222, b. 12 May 1932, d. 1 July 2003
     Jessie Mae Effie Ball was born on 12 May 1932 at Canton, Fulton Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of Jesse Ball and Verna Belle Williams.1 Jessie Mae Effie Ball married John Warren in 1974.1 Jessie Mae Effie Ball died on 1 July 2003 at Canton, Fulton Co., IL, at age 71.1 She was buried on 3 July 2003 at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton Co., IL.1
     From an obituary: Jessie M. Warren, 71, of 2961 N. Baylor Road died at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, July 1, 2003, at Graham Hospital in Canton. Born May 12, 1932, in Canton to Jesse and Verna Williams Ball, she married Norman Seward in 1949. She later married John 'Jack' Warren in 1974. He died in 1986. She also was preceded in death by one daughter and one brother. Surviving are one son, Richard Seward of Brereton; five daughters, Tonja spooner and Vicki (and George) Spahn, both of Brereton, Debra (and Roger) Kruzan of Liverpool, Lisa Pace of Canton and Nancy MClaskey of Norris; four brothers, Ernie (and Darlene) Ball of Arkansas, Gene (and Jeannie) Ball, Richard (and Wilma) Ball and Jack (and Anne) Ball, all of Banner; six sisters, Lila (and Gregg) Sheets of Liverpool, Shirley Mahr of Banner, Nellie Westerfield and Sharon (and Donald) VanMiddlesworth, both of Canton, Leona Dorsey of Bellevue and Eilene Cernich of Farmington; 15 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was of the Protestant faith. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at White Chapel Memory Gardens in Canton.1

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.

Norman Seward1

M, #60223

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.

Eilene Ball1

F, #60224
     Eilene Ball is the daughter of Jesse Ball and Verna Belle Williams.1

Child of Eilene Ball and Victor Cerinch

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. [S1176] Trisha Crabtree, "Frank Henry Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Trisha Sheets Crabtree to David G. Ball, 26 September 2010.

Genevieve P. Ball1,2

F, #60225, b. 11 November 1917, d. 22 February 2000
     Genevieve P. Ball was born on 11 November 1917 at Athens, Menard Co., IL.3 She was the daughter of Jesse Ball and Clella O. Cannon.1 Genevieve P. Ball married Glenwood Miles Sheets, son of Charles Emery Sheets and Flora Elisa Brewer, on 19 October 1935 at Lewistown, Fulton Co., IL.1 Genevieve P. Ball died on 22 February 2000 at Peoria, Peoria Co., IL, at age 82.1 She was buried on 26 February 2000 at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton Co., IL.1
     From an obituary in the "Journal Star" (Peoria, IL): Genevieve P. Sheets, 82, of S. Fifth Ave. died at 6:54 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2000, at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria. Born Nov. 11, 1917, in Athens to Jesse and Clella Cannon Ball, she married Glenn M. 'Dagwood' Sheets on Oct. 19, 1935, in Lewistown. He died July 9, 1994. One brother, one half brother and one grandson also preceded her in death. Surviving are one son, Virgil (and Sherrie) of Peoria; one daughter, Mrs. Jack (Patricia) Yancick of Canton.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

8 January 1920Naples, Scott Co., IL"Genevieve P." age 2 1/12, b. IL, with parents, etc.2
9 April 1930Liverpool, Fulton Co., IL"Genevieve P." age 12, b. IL, with father, etc.4

Children of Genevieve P. Ball and Glenwood Miles Sheets

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. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Naples, Scott Co., IL, ED 182, Sheet 4B (back of stamped 207).
  3. [S1176] Trisha Crabtree, "Frank Henry Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Trisha Sheets Crabtree to David G. Ball, 26 September 2010.
  4. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Liverpool, Fulton Co., IL, ED 29-37, Sheet 3A (stamped 34).