Escott F. Wilms1

M, #113551, b. 11 December 1886
     Escott F. Wilms was born on 11 December 1886 at Great Barrington, Berkshire Co., MA; unnamed on birth record.1,2 He was the son of Ernest F. Wilms and Anna E. (????)2 Escott F. Wilms married Effie L. Ball, daughter of Frank O. Ball and Mary E. Surdam, circa 1909.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

25 April 1910Washington, Litchfield Co., CT"Escott F." age 23, b. MA, teamster, with wife Effie; living with parents-in-law Frank and Mary Ball1
10 January 1920Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT"Escott" age 33, b. MA, teamster, with wife Effis, children Escott, Helen, Russell and John, and parents-in-law Frank and Mary Ball3

Children of Escott F. Wilms and Effie L. Ball

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Washington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 282, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 11).
  2. [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, Great Barrington, Berkshire Co., MA, vol. 367, p. 38.
  3. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 188, Sheet 3B (back of stamped 25).
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 188, Sheet 4A (stamped 26).

Ernest F. Wilms1

M, #113552
     Ernest F. Wilms married Anna E. (????)1

Children of Ernest F. Wilms and Anna E. (????)

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, Great Barrington, Berkshire Co., MA, vol. 367, p. 38.
  2. [S20] MA-VR 1841–1910, Great Barrington, Berkshire Co., MA, vol. 331, p. 38.

Anna E. (????)1

F, #113553
     Anna E. (????) married Ernest F. Wilms.1

Children of Anna E. (????) and Ernest F. Wilms

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, Great Barrington, Berkshire Co., MA, vol. 367, p. 38.
  2. [S20] MA-VR 1841–1910, Great Barrington, Berkshire Co., MA, vol. 331, p. 38.

Ernest Cleveland Wilms1,2

M, #113554, b. 6 January 1882
     Ernest Cleveland Wilms was born on 6 January 1882 at Great Barrington, Berkshire Co., MA.1,2 He was the son of Ernest F. Wilms and Anna E. (????)2 Ernest Cleveland Wilms married Ruth Eva Ball, daughter of Frank O. Ball and Mary E. Surdam, circa 1905.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

15 January 1920Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Ernest" age 37, b. MA, factory laborer, with wife Eva, children Francis, Clara, Mary, William and Lauren, and parents-in-law Frank and Mary Ball1

Children of Ernest Cleveland Wilms and Ruth Eva Ball

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 214, Sheet 10B (back of stamped 106).
  2. [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, Great Barrington, Berkshire Co., MA, vol. 331, p. 38.

Francis Wilms1

M, #113555, b. circa 1907
     Francis Wilms was born circa 1907 at CT.1 He was the son of Ernest Cleveland Wilms and Ruth Eva Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

15 January 1920Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Francis" age 12, b. CT, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 214, Sheet 10B (back of stamped 106).

Clara Wilms1

F, #113556, b. circa 1906
     Clara Wilms was born circa 1906 at CT.1 She was the daughter of Ernest Cleveland Wilms and Ruth Eva Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

15 January 1920Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT1

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 214, Sheet 10B (back of stamped 106).

Mary Wilms1

F, #113557, b. circa 1908
     Mary Wilms was born circa 1908 at CT.1 She was the daughter of Ernest Cleveland Wilms and Ruth Eva Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

15 January 1920Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Mary" age 11, b. CT, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 214, Sheet 10B (back of stamped 106).

William Wilms1

M, #113558, b. circa 1910
     William Wilms was born circa 1910 at CT.1 He was the son of Ernest Cleveland Wilms and Ruth Eva Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

15 January 1920Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"William" age 9, b. CT, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 214, Sheet 10B (back of stamped 106).

Lauren Wilms1

M, #113559, b. circa 1912
     Lauren Wilms was born circa 1912 at CT.1 He was the son of Ernest Cleveland Wilms and Ruth Eva Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

15 January 1920Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Lauren" age 7, b. CT, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 214, Sheet 10B (back of stamped 106).

Escott A. Wilms1

M, #113560, b. circa 1910, d. 12 August 1949
     Escott A. Wilms was born circa 1910 at CT.1 He was the son of Escott F. Wilms and Effie L. Ball.1 Escott A. Wilms died on 12 August 1949 at MA.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

10 January 1920Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT"Escott A." age 9, b. CT, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 188, Sheet 4A (stamped 26).
  2. [S709] Connecticut Department of Health, Connecticut Death Index 1949-2001, made available by the Generations Network Inc (Provo, UT) on-line at www.ancestry.com, 2003.

Helen Wilms1

F, #113561, b. circa 1903
     Helen Wilms was born circa 1903 at CT.1 She was the daughter of Escott F. Wilms and Effie L. Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

10 January 1920Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT"Helen" age 6, b. CT, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 188, Sheet 4A (stamped 26).

Russell Wilms1

M, #113562, b. circa 1915
     Russell Wilms was born circa 1915 at CT.1 He was the son of Escott F. Wilms and Effie L. Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

10 January 1920Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT"Russell" age 4 7/12, b. CT, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 188, Sheet 4A (stamped 26).

John Wilms1

M, #113563, b. circa 1916
     John Wilms was born circa 1916 at CT.1 He was the son of Escott F. Wilms and Effie L. Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

10 January 1920Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT"John" age 3 5/12, b. CT, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 188, Sheet 4A (stamped 26).

Benson H. Ball1

M, #113564, b. 5 October 1881, d. 10 October 1909
     Benson H. Ball was born on 5 October 1881 at Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT.1,2 He was the son of Hubert Ball and Marilla Surdam.1 Benson H. Ball died on 10 October 1909 at Winsted, Litchfield Co., CT, at age 28.2 He was buried at Forest View Cemetery, Winsted, Litchfield Co., CT.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

11 June 1900Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Benson H." age 18, b. CT, laborer for a brass company, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 266, Sheet 14B (back of stamped 282).
  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&, Forest View Cemetery, Winsted, Litchfield Co., CT.

Arthur Oscar Ball1,2

M, #113565, b. 16 April 1884, d. 28 February 1959
     Arthur Oscar Ball was born on 16 April 1884 at Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT.1,3,2 He was the son of Hubert Ball and Marilla Surdam.1 Arthur Oscar Ball married Lillian M. (????) circa 1913.4 Arthur Oscar Ball died on 28 February 1959 at Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, at age 74.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

11 June 1900Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Arthur O." age 16, b. CT, laborer for a brass company, with parents, etc.1
27 April 1910Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Arthur" age 26, b. CT, machinist, with parents, etc.5
13 January 1920Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Arthur" age 35, b. CT, foreman at a factory, with wife Lillian and son Irving4
29 April 1930Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Arthur O." age 46, b. CT, foreman at a metal factory, with wife Lillian and son Irving6
24 April 1940Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Arthur" age 56, b. CT, shop foreman, with wife Lillian and sons Irving and Alfred7

Children of Arthur Oscar Ball and Lillian M. (????)

Citations

  1. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 266, Sheet 14B (back of stamped 282).
  2. [S2805] "hevlynb", "Roberts Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "hevlynb", http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/16513037/person/20350669826/facts, database viewed 10 February 2016.
  3. [S133] "US WW1 Draft Registration Cards", National Archives and Records Administration micropublication, 1917-1918. M1509, 20,243 rolls, Washington DC; on-line at Ancestry.com, accessed through www.ancestry.com, Litchfield Co., CT.
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 217, Sheet 14A (stamped 161).
  5. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 289, Sheet 21A (stamped 154).
  6. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 3-40, Sheet 19A (stamped 228).
  7. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 3-60, Sheet 3A (stamped 397).

Cecil LeRoy Ball1,2

M, #113566, b. 23 August 1885, d. 7 November 1967
     Cecil LeRoy Ball was born on 23 August 1885 at CT.1,2 He was the son of Hubert Ball and Marilla Surdam.1 Cecil LeRoy Ball married Jane (????) in 1914.3,4 Cecil LeRoy Ball died on 7 November 1967 at Oakland, Alameda Co., CA, at age 82.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

11 June 1900Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Cecil L." age 14, b. CT, laborer for a brass company, with parents, etc.1
30 April 1910Chicago, Cook Co., IL"Cecil L." age 23, b. CT, physical director for a YMCA5
17 January 1920Little Rock, Pulaski Co., AR"Cecil L." age 34, b. CT, auto salesman, with wife Jane3
5 April 1930San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA"Cecil" age 43, b. CT, secretary of a YMCA, with wife Jane4

Citations

  1. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 266, Sheet 14B (back of stamped 282).
  2. [S2805] "hevlynb", "Roberts Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "hevlynb", http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/16513037/person/20350669826/facts, database viewed 10 February 2016.
  3. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Little Rock, Pulaski Co., AR, ED 128, Sheet 17B (back of stamped 178).
  4. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, ED 38-221, Sheet 5A (stamped 226).
  5. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Chicago, Cook Co., IL, ED 1122, Sheet 24B (back of stamped 261).

Edith C. Ball1

F, #113567, b. August 1891, d. 14 July 1952
     Edith C. Ball was born in August 1891 at CT.1 She was the daughter of Hubert Ball and Marilla Surdam.1 Edith C. Ball died on 14 July 1952 at Winsted, Litchfield Co., CT, at age 60.2 She was buried at Forest View Cemetery, Winsted, Litchfield Co., CT.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

11 June 1900Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Edith C." age 8, b. CT, with parents, etc.1
27 April 1910Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Edith" age 19, b. CT, dressmaker, with parents, etc.3
14 January 1920Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Edith" age 27, b. CT, with mother, etc.4
17 April 1930Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Edith" age 38, b. CT, clerk for a department store, with mother, etc.5
16 April 1940Winsted, Litchfield Co., CT"Edith" age 48, b. CT, housekeeper for a private home; with mother, etc.6

Citations

  1. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 266, Sheet 14B (back of stamped 282).
  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&, Forest View Cemetery, Winsted, Litchfield Co., CT.
  3. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 289, Sheet 21A (stamped 154).
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 232, Sheet 11A (stamped 210).
  5. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 3-54, Sheet 13A (stamped 232).
  6. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Winsted, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 3-83, Sheet 6A (stamped 197).

Clifford Ball1

M, #113568, b. July 1896
     Clifford Ball was born in July 1896 at CT.1 He was the son of Hubert Ball and Marilla Surdam.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

11 June 1900Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Clifford" age 3, b. CT, with parents, etc.1
27 April 1910Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Clifford" age 14, b. CT, with parents, etc.2
14 January 1920Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Clifford" age 23, b. CT, with mother, etc.3
17 April 1930Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Clifford" age 33, b. CT, installer for a furnace factory, with mother, etc.4
16 April 1940Winsted, Litchfield Co., CT"Clifford" age 43, b. CT, press operator at a laundry, with mother, etc.5

Citations

  1. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 266, Sheet 14B (back of stamped 282).
  2. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 289, Sheet 21A (stamped 154).
  3. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 232, Sheet 11A (stamped 210).
  4. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 3-54, Sheet 13A (stamped 232).
  5. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Winsted, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 3-83, Sheet 6A (stamped 197).

Ralph C. Ball1,2

M, #113569, b. December 1898
     Ralph C. Ball was born in December 1898 at CT.1 He was the son of Hubert Ball and Marilla Surdam.1 Ralph C. Ball married Martha E. Moore, daughter of Herbert Moore and Elizabeth (????), circa 1920.3,4

Census, Occupation & Residence

11 June 1900Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Ralph" age 1, b. CT, with parents, etc.1
27 April 1910Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Ralph" age 12, b. CT, with parents, etc.5
14 January 1920Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Raplh C." age 21, b. CT, with mother, etc.2

Children of Ralph C. Ball and Martha E. Moore

Citations

  1. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 266, Sheet 14B (back of stamped 282).
  2. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 232, Sheet 11A (stamped 210).
  3. [S2806] "jimdfay1", "The Family Tree of Henry Speed b. 1675 New York," database made available on-line courtesy of "jimdfay1", http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/9798507/person/-741847183/facts, database viewed 10 February 2016.
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 233, Sheet 2B (back of stamped 220).
  5. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 289, Sheet 21B (back og stamped 154).

Lillian M. (????)1,2

F, #113570, b. circa 1894, d. 25 June 1955
     Lillian M. (????) was born circa 1894 at CT.1 She married Arthur Oscar Ball, son of Hubert Ball and Marilla Surdam, circa 1913.1 Lillian M. (????) died on 25 June 1955 at Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

13 January 1920Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Lillian" age 25, b. CT, with husband, etc.1
29 April 1930Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Liliian M." age 35, b. CT, with husband, etc.2
24 April 1940Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Lillian" age 45, b. CT, with husband, etc.4

Children of Lillian M. (????) and Arthur Oscar Ball

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 217, Sheet 14A (stamped 161).
  2. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 3-40, Sheet 19A (stamped 228).
  3. [S2805] "hevlynb", "Roberts Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "hevlynb", http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/16513037/person/20350669826/facts, database viewed 10 February 2016.
  4. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 3-60, Sheet 3A (stamped 397).

Irving Ball1

M, #113571, b. 26 January 1915, d. 5 November 2001
     Irving Ball was born on 26 January 1915 at CT.1,2 He was the son of Arthur Oscar Ball and Lillian M. (????)1 Irving Ball died on 5 November 2001 at Ronkonkoma, Suffolk Co., NY, at age 86.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

13 January 1920Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Irving" age 5, b. CT, with parents1
29 April 1930Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Irving A." age 15, b. CT, with parents3
24 April 1940Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Irving" age 25, b. CT, press operator, with parents, etc.4

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 217, Sheet 14A (stamped 161).
  2. [S2805] "hevlynb", "Roberts Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "hevlynb", http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/16513037/person/20350669826/facts, database viewed 10 February 2016.
  3. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 3-40, Sheet 19A (stamped 228).
  4. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 3-60, Sheet 3A (stamped 397).

Alfred Ball1

M, #113572, b. 1 May 1920, d. 21 June 1994
     Alfred Ball was born on 1 May 1920 at CT.1,2 He was the son of Arthur Oscar Ball and Lillian M. (????)1 Alfred Ball died on 21 June 1994 at Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, at age 74.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

24 April 1940Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT"Alfred" age 19, b. CT, ckerk at a Sears and Roebuck store, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Torrington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 3-60, Sheet 3A (stamped 397).
  2. [S2805] "hevlynb", "Roberts Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "hevlynb", http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/16513037/person/20350669826/facts, database viewed 10 February 2016.

Jane (????)1

F, #113573, b. circa 1890
     Jane (????) was born circa 1890 at TN.1 She married Cecil LeRoy Ball, son of Hubert Ball and Marilla Surdam, in 1914.1,2

Census, Occupation & Residence

17 January 1920Little Rock, Pulaski Co., AR"Jane" age 29, b. TN, public school teacher, with husband1
5 April 1930San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA"Jane" age 39, b. TN, public school teacher, with husband2

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Little Rock, Pulaski Co., AR, ED 128, Sheet 17B (back of stamped 178).
  2. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, ED 38-221, Sheet 5A (stamped 226).

Martha E. Moore1,2

F, #113574, b. circa 1902
     Martha E. Moore was born circa 1902 at CT.1 She was the daughter of Herbert Moore and Elizabeth (????)1 Martha E. Moore married Ralph C. Ball, son of Hubert Ball and Marilla Surdam, circa 1920.1,3

Census, Occupation & Residence

3 January 1920Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Martha" age 18, b. CT, clerk in a dry goods store, with parents, etc.3
9 April 1930Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT"Martha E." age 29, b. CT, waitress in a soda shop, with sons Maitland, Gardner, and Hadleigh; living with parents2

Children of Martha E. Moore and Ralph C. Ball

Citations

  1. [S2806] "jimdfay1", "The Family Tree of Henry Speed b. 1675 New York," database made available on-line courtesy of "jimdfay1", http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/9798507/person/-741847183/facts, database viewed 10 February 2016.
  2. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 3-50, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 184).
  3. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 233, Sheet 2B (back of stamped 220).

Herbert Moore1

M, #113575
     Herbert Moore married Elizabeth (????)1

Child of Herbert Moore and Elizabeth (????)

Citations

  1. [S2806] "jimdfay1", "The Family Tree of Henry Speed b. 1675 New York," database made available on-line courtesy of "jimdfay1", http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/9798507/person/-741847183/facts, database viewed 10 February 2016.