Thomas D. Todd1

M, #81451
     Thomas D. Todd married Mary Ann Sweet.1

Child of Thomas D. Todd and Mary Ann Sweet

Citations

  1. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.

Mary Ann Sweet1

F, #81452
     Mary Ann Sweet married Thomas D. Todd.1

Child of Mary Ann Sweet and Thomas D. Todd

Citations

  1. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.

James Maxey1

M, #81453, b. circa 1813
     James Maxey was born circa 1813 at KY.2 He married Susan Washburn Waldron circa 1880 at Walkerton, St. Joseph Co., IN.1
     May have been the James and Susan Maxey living at Rochester, Fulton Co., IN for the 1880 census (note that couple had married within the census year.)2

Citations

  1. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.
  2. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Rochester, Fulton Co., IN, ED 42, p. 12 (back of stamped 83).

George W. Clem1

M, #81454, d. before 1900
     George W. Clem was the son of George Washington Clem and Clara Eveline Ball.1 George W. Clem died before 1900.2

Citations

  1. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, South Bend, St. Joseph Co., IN, Enuimeration District 127, Sheet 2A (stamped 48).

(child) Clem1

?, #81455, d. before 1900
     (child) Clem was the child of George Washington Clem and Clara Eveline Ball.1 (child) Clem died before 1900.1

Citations

  1. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, South Bend, St. Joseph Co., IN, Enuimeration District 127, Sheet 2A (stamped 48).

(child) Clem1

?, #81456, d. before 1900
     (child) Clem was the child of George Washington Clem and Clara Eveline Ball.1 (child) Clem died before 1900.1

Citations

  1. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, South Bend, St. Joseph Co., IN, Enuimeration District 127, Sheet 2A (stamped 48).

(child) Clem1

?, #81457, d. before 1900
     (child) Clem was the child of George Washington Clem and Clara Eveline Ball.1 (child) Clem died before 1900.1

Citations

  1. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, South Bend, St. Joseph Co., IN, Enuimeration District 127, Sheet 2A (stamped 48).

Marion A. Northam1

M, #81458, b. circa 1904
     Marion A. Northam was born circa 1904 at IL.1 He was the son of Paul M. Northam and Margaret May Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

19 April 1910Lincoln, St. Joseph Co., IN"Marion A." age 5, b. IL, living with grandparents Samuel and Flora Ball1

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Lincoln, St. Joseph Co., IN, ED 140, Sheet 3B (back of stamped 79).

Russell Parker1

M, #81459
     Russell Parker married Mary Wickett Lyle.1

Child of Russell Parker and Mary Wickett Lyle

Citations

  1. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.

Charles Edward Varney1

M, #81460, b. April 1897
Charles Edward Varney
b. 1897 Monroe WI
d. ????
     Charles Edward Varney was born in April 1897 at Monroe, Greene Co., WI.1 He was the son of Charles Edward Varney and Mecca Marie Doughty.1
     Charles Edward Varney and Ruth Marion Ball were partners circa 1916.2      Photo courtesy of Michael Burke.

Census, Occupation & Residence

circa 1955Mallorca, Spain1

Child of Charles Edward Varney and Ruth Marion Ball

Citations

  1. [S2528] Michael John Burke, "Charles Edward Varney Jr. - email 02," e-mail message from Michael John Burke to David Ball, 4 April 2015.
  2. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Paw Paw, Van Buren Co., MI, ED 200, Sheet 15A (stamped 244).
  3. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.

Wendell Allen Ball1

M, #81461, b. 31 May 1917, d. 29 March 2013
     Wendell Allen Ball was born on 31 May 1917 at Paw Paw, Van Buren Co., MI.2,3 He was the son of Charles Edward Varney and Ruth Marion Ball.4 Wendell Allen Ball married Juanita Naomi Drake, daughter of Lloyd Burnette Drake and Mable May Reynolds, on 24 November 1938 at Paw Paw, Van Buren Co., MI.5,1 Wendell Allen Ball died on 29 March 2013 at Montoursville, Lycoming Co., PA, at age 95.3
     From an obituary: Wendell A. Ball, 95, a resident of the Meadows Assisted Living Center in Montoursville, PA, passed away peacefully on March 29, 2013. His beloved wife for 74 years, Juanita Naomi, preceded him in death by seven weeks. Wendell was born in Paw Paw, Michigan on May 31, 1917. He was employed as a personnel manager by Ellingsworth Mfg., a subsidiary of Textron. Wendell was the visionary who created Eureka!, a property which is now part of the Southwestern Michigan Land Conservancy. Upon retirement, Wendell and Juanita traveled extensively before settling in southern Texas where he created his "Eureka Warm Home." In 2008, they moved to Pennsylvania to be near their family. Wendell was a 32nd degree Mason and he served in the Air Corps during World War II. He was a member of many conservation organizations in Michigan and was a pioneer in the field of environmental awareness. He will always be remembered for his wisdom, his passion for learning, and his love of nature and his family. Wendell is survived by three daughters: Wendy McCormick (Marty) of Jersey Shore, PA; Phylleri Ball (Gregory Pais) of Trout Run, PA; and Annette Ball (Tom Schneider) of Santa Rosa, CA. Five grandchildren and two great-granddaughters also survive.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

28 January 1920Paw Paw, Van Buren Co., MI"Wendal A. Varney" age 2 8/12, b. MI, with mother2
22 April 1930Paw Paw, Van Buren Co., MI"Wendell Ball" age 12, b. MI, with mother6
6 April 1940Paw Paw, Van Buren Co., MI"Wendell Ball" age 22, b. MI, clerk for a grocery store, with wife Juanita; living with mother and grandmother5

Citations

  1. [S2528] Michael John Burke, "Charles Edward Varney Jr. - email 02," e-mail message from Michael John Burke to David Ball, 4 April 2015.
  2. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Paw Paw, Van Buren Co., MI, ED 200, Sheet 15A (stamped 244).
  3. [S2099] James Jordan, "Wendell Ball - email 02," e-mail message from James Jordan to David G. Ball, 2 September 2013.
  4. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.
  5. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Paw Paw, Van Buren Co., MI, ED 80-23, Sheet 2B (back of stamped 328).
  6. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Paw Paw, Van Buren Co., MI, ED 80-23, Sheet 17A (stamped 237).

Juanita Naomi Drake1,2

F, #81462, b. 12 May 1919, d. February 2013
     Juanita Naomi Drake was born on 12 May 1919 at Arlington, Van Buren Co., MI.3,4 She was the daughter of Lloyd Burnette Drake and Mable May Reynolds.4 Juanita Naomi Drake married Wendell Allen Ball, son of Charles Edward Varney and Ruth Marion Ball, on 24 November 1938 at Paw Paw, Van Buren Co., MI.3,4 Juanita Naomi Drake died in February 2013 at Montoursville, Lycoming Co., PA, at age 93.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

6 April 1940Paw Paw, Van Buren Co., MI"Juanita" age 21, b. MI, with husband3

Citations

  1. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.
  2. [S2099] James Jordan, "Wendell Ball - email 02," e-mail message from James Jordan to David G. Ball, 2 September 2013.
  3. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Paw Paw, Van Buren Co., MI, ED 80-23, Sheet 2B (back of stamped 328).
  4. [S2528] Michael John Burke, "Charles Edward Varney Jr. - email 02," e-mail message from Michael John Burke to David Ball, 4 April 2015.

Zilla McMullen1

F, #81463, b. July 1890, d. May 1984
     Zilla McMullen was born in July 1890 at MI.1,2 She was the daughter of Hugh McMullen and Carrie Hunter.1 Zilla McMullen married Harley Russell Ball, son of Horace Emory Ball and Nettie E. Parker, on 22 May 1911 at St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI.1 Zilla McMullen and Harley Russell Ball were divorced.3 Zilla McMullen died in May 1984 at age 93.4 She was buried at Saint Joseph City Cemetery, Saint Joseph, Berrien Co., MI.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

6 June 1900St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI"Zilla" age 9, b. MI, with parents, etc.2
6 February 1920St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI"Zilla" age 27, b. MI, with husband, etc.5
11 April 1930St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI"Zilla" age 37, b. MI, divorced, with children Hugh, Lawrence, Kenneth and Madeline3
9 May 1940Fair Plain, Berrien Co., MI"Zilla E." age 50, b. MI, divorced, with children Kenneth and Madeline6

Children of Zilla McMullen and Harley Russell Ball

Citations

  1. [S1415] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, 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, p. 473.
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI, ED 76, Sheet 9A (stamped 167).
  3. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI, ED 11-53, Sheet 11A (stamped 159).
  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&, Saint Joseph City Cemetery, Saint Joseph, Berrien Co., MI.
  5. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI, ED 108, Sheet 12B (back of stamped 265).
  6. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Fair Plain, Berrien Co., MI, ED 11-8B, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 151).

Hugh McMullen1

M, #81464
     Hugh McMullen married Carrie Hunter.1

Child of Hugh McMullen and Carrie Hunter

Citations

  1. [S1415] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, 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, p. 473.

Carrie Hunter1,2

F, #81465
     Carrie Hunter married Hugh McMullen.1

Child of Carrie Hunter and Hugh McMullen

Citations

  1. [S1415] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, 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, p. 473.
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI, ED 76, Sheet 9A (stamped 167).

Alwina Webber1,2

F, #81466, b. circa 1910, d. March 1984
     Alwina Webber was born circa 1910 at IN.2 She married Harley Russell Ball, son of Horace Emory Ball and Nettie E. Parker.1 Alwina Webber died in March 1984.3 She was buried at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion Co., IN.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

7 April 1930Indianapolis, Marion Co., IN"Alwina Webber" age 20, b. IN, living with Harley Ball2
17 April 1940Washington, Marion Co., IN"Alwina" age 42, b. IN, with husband4

Citations

  1. [S1535] "US WWII Draft Registration Cards", National Archives and Records Administration; on-line at Ancestry.com, accessed through www.ancestry.com, U-01194.
  2. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Indianapolis, Marion Co., IN, ED 49-74, Sheet 10A (stamped 190).
  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&, Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion Co., IN.
  4. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Washington, Marion Co., IN, ED 49-54, Sheet 4A (stamped 213).

Kenneth H. Ball1,2

M, #81467
     Kenneth H. Ball is the son of Harley Russell Ball and Zilla McMullen.1

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI, ED 108, Sheet 12B (back of stamped 265).
  2. [S2520] Kevin W. Ball, "Son of Kenneth Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Kevin W. Ball to David G. Ball, 28 March 2015.

Hugh Ball1

M, #81468, b. circa 1912
     Hugh Ball was born circa 1912 at MI.1 He was the son of Harley Russell Ball and Zilla McMullen.1 Hugh Ball married Ella (????)2

Census, Occupation & Residence

6 February 1920St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI"Hugh" age 7, b. MI, with parents, etc.1
11 April 1930St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI"Hugh" age 17, b. MI, helper at a bakery, with mother, etc.3
29 April 1940Fair Plain, Berrien Co., MI"Hugh" age 27, b. MI, lamp shade sales promoter, with wife Ella2

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI, ED 108, Sheet 12B (back of stamped 265).
  2. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Fair Plain, Berrien Co., MI, ED 11-83A, Sheet 65B (back of stamped 1118).
  3. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI, ED 11-53, Sheet 11A (stamped 159).

Lawrence Ball1

M, #81469, b. circa 1914
     Lawrence Ball was born circa 1914 at MI.1 He was the son of Harley Russell Ball and Zilla McMullen.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

6 February 1920St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI"Lawrence" age 5, b. MI, with parents, etc.1
11 April 1930St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI"Lawrence" age 15, b. MI, helper at a bakery, with mother, etc.2

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI, ED 108, Sheet 12B (back of stamped 265).
  2. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI, ED 11-53, Sheet 11A (stamped 159).

Madeline D. Ball1,2

F, #81470
     Madeline D. Ball is the daughter of Harley Russell Ball and Zilla McMullen.1

Citations

  1. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, St. Joseph, Berrien Co., MI, ED 11-53, Sheet 11A (stamped 159).
  2. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Fair Plain, Berrien Co., MI, ED 11-8B, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 151).

Dorothy E. Jones1

F, #81471, b. 22 July 1898, d. 21 July 1986
Dorothy E. Jones
b. 1898 Kalamazoo MI
d. 1986 Los Angeles Co. CA
[photo 1946]
     Dorothy E. Jones was born on 22 July 1898 at Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Co., MI.1 She was the daughter of Luman Sutton Jones and Mabelle Ball.1 Dorothy E. Jones married Russell Kelley.1 Dorothy E. Jones died on 21 July 1986 at Los Angeles Co., CA, at age 87.1
     Photo courtesy of Michael John Burke.

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 June 1900Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Co., MI"Dorothy" age 1, b. MI, with parents2
7 May 1910Decatur, Van Buren Co., MI"Dorthy" age 11, b. MI, with parents3
28 January 1920Porter, Midland Co., MI"Dorothy" age 21, b. MI, with parents4

Citations

  1. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Co., MI, ED 116, Sheet 22B (back of stamped 217).
  3. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Decatur, Van Buren Co., MI, ED 158, Sheet 1A (stamped 253).
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Porter, Van Buren Co., MI, ED 203, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 265).

Russell Kelley1

M, #81472, b. circa 1896
     Russell Kelley was born circa 1896 at MI.1 He married Dorothy E. Jones, daughter of Luman Sutton Jones and Mabelle Ball.1

Citations

  1. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.

Alexander Jones1

M, #81473
     Alexander Jones married Julia Ann Sutton.1

Child of Alexander Jones and Julia Ann Sutton

Citations

  1. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.

Julia Ann Sutton1

F, #81474
     Julia Ann Sutton married Alexander Jones.1

Child of Julia Ann Sutton and Alexander Jones

Citations

  1. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.

Patrick K. Burke1

M, #81475
     Patrick K. Burke married Hanora F. Harrington.1

Child of Patrick K. Burke and Hanora F. Harrington

Citations

  1. [S1538] Michael John Burke, "John Patrick Burke Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Michael John Burke, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17349482/person/1270408446, database viewed 28 March 2015.