Clara A. Peterson1

F, #3101, b. March 1863, d. before 1910
     Clara A. Peterson was born in March 1863 at Sweden.2 She married Elijah Ball, son of Joseph Gilbert Ball and Mary Cornelia Wiley, on 21 July 1891.1 Clara A. Peterson died before 1910.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

11 June 1900Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Clara A." age 36, b. Sweden, with husband, etc.2

Children of Clara A. Peterson and Elijah Ball

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 709, Sheet 14A (stamped 286).
  3. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 759, Sheet 8A (stamped 8).

Robert Elijah Ball1

M, #3102, b. 15 July 1892
     Robert Elijah Ball was born on 15 July 1892 at MA.1 He was the son of Elijah Ball and Clara A. Peterson.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

11 June 1900Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Robert E." age 7, b. MA, with parents, etc.2
26 April 1910Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Robert E." age 17, b. MA, with father, etc.3

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 709, Sheet 14A (stamped 286).
  3. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 759, Sheet 8A (stamped 8).

Theodore R. Ball1

M, #3103, b. 23 April 1898
     Theodore R. Ball was born on 23 April 1898 at MA.1 He was the son of Elijah Ball and Clara A. Peterson.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

11 June 1900Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Theodore R." age 2, b. MA, with parents, etc.2
26 April 1910Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Theodore" age 12, b. MA, with father, etc.3

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 709, Sheet 14A (stamped 286).
  3. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 759, Sheet 8A (stamped 8).

Joseph Arthur Ball1,2

M, #3104, b. 16 August 1894
     Joseph Arthur Ball was born on 16 August 1894 at Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA.2,3 He was the son of Elijah Ball and Clara A. Peterson.1 Joseph Arthur Ball married Isabel (????) on 16 June 1921.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

11 June 1900Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Joseph A." age 5, b. MA, with parents, etc.2
26 April 1910Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Arthur" age 15, b. MA, with father, etc.4
1924Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA3

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 709, Sheet 14A (stamped 286).
  3. [S615] U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925, made available by The Generations Network Inc. (Provo, Utah) on-line at www.ancestry.com, 2007; database from the General Records of the Department of State (National Archives) Washington DC.
  4. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 759, Sheet 8A (stamped 8).

Lillie Catherine Mark1

F, #3105, b. January 1866
     Lillie Catherine Mark was born in January 1866 at Amesville, Clearfield Co., PA.2,3 She was the daughter of George A. Mark and Maria (????)2 Lillie Catherine Mark married Aaron Lawrence Ball, son of Joseph Gilbert Ball and Mary Cornelia Wiley, on 9 October 1890 at Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

2 June 1900Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Lillie C." age 34, b. PA, with husband, etc.3
19 April 1910Newton, Middlesex Co., MA"Lilly M." age 44, b. PA, with husband, etc.4

Children of Lillie Catherine Mark and Aaron Lawrence Ball

Citations

  1. [S20] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910 from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives, images online at http://www.newenglandancestors.org/research/Database/MASS_BMD/default.asp, Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, vol. 1905/71, p. 479.
  2. [S20] MA-VR 1841–1910, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, vol. 407, p. 91.
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 714, Sheet 3A (stamped 29).
  4. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 972, Sheet 3B (back of stamped 93).
  5. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).

Mary Adeline Ball1

F, #3106, b. 5 August 1891, d. 29 March 1905
     Mary Adeline Ball was born on 5 August 1891 at MA.1 She was the daughter of Aaron Lawrence Ball and Lillie Catherine Mark.1 Mary Adeline Ball died on 29 March 1905 at Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, at age 13.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

2 June 1900Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Mary A." age 8, b. MA, with parents, etc.3

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  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, Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, vol. 1905/71, p. 479.
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 714, Sheet 3A (stamped 29).

Ruth Ball1

F, #3107, b. 21 August 1893, d. 1 January 1895
     Ruth Ball was born on 21 August 1893 at MA.1 She was the daughter of Aaron Lawrence Ball and Lillie Catherine Mark.1 Ruth Ball died on 1 January 1895 at Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, at age 1.2

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  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, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, vol. 455, p. 93.

Mark Lawrence Ball1

M, #3108, b. 30 April 1900
     Mark Lawrence Ball was born on 30 April 1900 at MA.1 He was the son of Aaron Lawrence Ball and Lillie Catherine Mark.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

2 June 1900Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Mark L." age 1/12, b. MA, with parents, etc.2
19 April 1910Newton, Middlesex Co., MA"Mark L." age 9, b. MA, with parents3

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 714, Sheet 3A (stamped 29).
  3. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 972, Sheet 3B (back of stamped 93).

Mary W. Blair1

F, #3109
     Mary W. Blair was born at Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA.2 She married Samuel Wiley Ball, son of Joseph Gilbert Ball and Mary Cornelia Wiley, in 1901 at Belmont, Middlesex Co., MA.1,3

Census, Occupation & Residence

29 April 1910Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Mary W." age 33, b. MA, widow, dressmaker, with children Dorothy, Joseph and Miriam4

Children of Mary W. Blair and Samuel Wiley Ball

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  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, Belmont, Middlesex Co., MA, vol. 559, p. 316.
  3. [S20] MA-VR 1841–1910, Belmont, Middlesex Co., MA, vol. 513, p. 286 (image not available on-line).
  4. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 769, Sheet 26A (stamped 117).

Dorothy Jessie Ball1

F, #3110, b. 29 November 1903, d. 20 July 1990
     Dorothy Jessie Ball was born on 29 November 1903 at Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Wiley Ball and Mary W. Blair.2 Dorothy Jessie Ball died on 20 July 1990 at Beverly, Essex Co., MA, at age 86.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

29 April 1910Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Dorothy J." age 6, b. MA, with mother, etc.4

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, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, vol. 533, p. 321.
  2. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  3. [S1544] Barbara Small, "Samuel Wiley Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Barbara Small to David G. Ball, 16 October 2011.
  4. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 769, Sheet 26A (stamped 117).

Miriam Wiley Ball1

F, #3111, b. 28 March 1909, d. 19 April 1999
     Miriam Wiley Ball was born on 28 March 1909 at Newton, Middlesex Co., MA.2 She was the daughter of Samuel Wiley Ball and Mary W. Blair.3 Miriam Wiley Ball died on 19 April 1999 at Florence, Florence Co., SC, at age 90.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

29 April 1910Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA"Miriam W." age 1 1/12, b. MA, with parents, etc.4

Citations

  1. [S1544] Barbara Small, "Samuel Wiley Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Barbara Small to David G. Ball, 16 October 2011.
  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, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, vol. 583, p. 352.
  3. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  4. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 769, Sheet 26A (stamped 117).

Ida L. Brigham1

F, #3112, b. January 1860
     Ida L. Brigham was born in January 1860 at Southborough, Worcester Co., MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Dana E. Brigham and Sarah G. (????)2 Ida L. Brigham married Levi Park Ball, son of Joseph Josiah Gilbert Ball and Lucy June Park, on 22 February 1887 at Winchendon, Worcester Co., MA.2

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  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, Winchendon, Worcester Co., MA, vol.381, p. 432.

Lillian Violetta Dockham1

F, #3113, b. February 1862, d. 28 September 1913
     Lillian Violetta Dockham was born in February 1862 at Bath, Grafton Co., NH.1,2,3 She was the daughter of O. S. Dockham and Ellen Haddock.2 Lillian Violetta Dockham married Henry Arthur Remington Ball, son of Adin Ballou Ball and Elizabeth Angell, on 4 September 1883 at Milford, Worcester Co., MA.1,3 Lillian Violetta Dockham married Lambert Samuel Whiting, son of S. W. Whiting and Ruby M. Bovel, on 22 February 1893 at Holliston, Middlesex Co., MA.2 Lillian Violetta Dockham died on 28 September 1913 at Manchester, Hillsborough Co., NH, at age 51.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

4 June 1900Framingham, Middlesex Co., MA"Lilian" age 38, b. NH, with second husband, etc.4
27 April 1910Manchester, Hillsborough Co., NH"Lillian" age 47, b. NH, canvasser for books, with second husband, etc.5

Children of Lillian Violetta Dockham and Henry Arthur Remington Ball

Child of Lillian Violetta Dockham and Lambert Samuel Whiting

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  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, Holliston, Middlesex Co., MA, vol. 434, p. 169.
  3. [S3162] "bordewick", "Bordewick Master 2012V3," database made available on-line courtesy of "bordewick", https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/48241413/person/28069936641/facts, database viewed 11 July 2017.
  4. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Framingham, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 760, Sheet 6A (stamped 156).
  5. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Manchester, Hillsborough Co., NH, ED 126, Sheet 17B (back of stamped 60).
  6. [S20] MA-VR 1841–1910, Cottage City, Dukes Co., MA, vol. 412, p. 283.

Edith Valentine Ball1

F, #3114, b. 14 February 1885, d. 18 October 1943
     Edith Valentine Ball was born on 14 February 1885 at Milford, Worcester Co., MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Henry Arthur Remington Ball and Lillian Violetta Dockham.1 Edith Valentine Ball died on 18 October 1943 at age 58.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

4 June 1900Framingham, Middlesex Co., MA"Edith" age 15, b. MA, with mother, etc.3
27 April 1910Manchester, Hillsborough Co., NH"Edith" age 25, b. MA, bookkeeper for a dry goods company, with mother, etc.4

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  2. [S3162] "bordewick", "Bordewick Master 2012V3," database made available on-line courtesy of "bordewick", https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/48241413/person/28069936641/facts, database viewed 11 July 2017.
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Framingham, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 760, Sheet 6A (stamped 156).
  4. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Manchester, Hillsborough Co., NH, ED 126, Sheet 17B (back of stamped 60).

Mabel Eliza Ball1

F, #3115, b. 9 February 1891, d. 4 May 1923
     Mabel Eliza Ball was born on 9 February 1891 at Townsend, Middlesex Co., MA.1 She was the daughter of Henry Arthur Remington Ball and Lillian Violetta Dockham.1 Mabel Eliza Ball married Ben F. Pressey circa 1912.2 Mabel Eliza Ball died on 4 May 1923 at Belmont, Middlesex Co., MA, at age 32.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

4 June 1900Framingham, Middlesex Co., MA"Mabel" age 9, b. MA, with mother, etc.4
27 April 1910Manchester, Hillsborough Co., NH"Mable" age 19, b. MA, with mother, etc.5
16 February 1920Belmont, Middlesex Co., MA"Mabel" age 28, b. MA, with husband, etc.2

Children of Mabel Eliza Ball and Ben F. Pressey

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, Cottage City, Dukes Co., MA, vol. 412, p. 283.
  2. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Belmont, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 465, Sheet 5B (back of stamped 102).
  3. [S3162] "bordewick", "Bordewick Master 2012V3," database made available on-line courtesy of "bordewick", https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/48241413/person/28069936641/facts, database viewed 11 July 2017.
  4. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Framingham, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 760, Sheet 6A (stamped 156).
  5. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Manchester, Hillsborough Co., NH, ED 126, Sheet 17B (back of stamped 60).
  6. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Belmont, Middlesex Co., MA, ED 465, Sheet 6A (stamped 103).

Helen Geneva Hanley1

F, #3116, b. 29 October 1870
     Helen Geneva Hanley was born on 29 October 1870 at Providence, Providence Co., RI.1,2 She was the daughter of Michael Hanley and Cordelia (????)2 Helen Geneva Hanley married Adin Elwood Ball, son of Adin Ballou Ball and Elizabeth Angell, on 9 March 1891 at Milford, Worcester Co., MA.2

Children of Helen Geneva Hanley and Adin Elwood Ball

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  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, Hopedale, Worcester Co., MA, vol. 417, p. 413.

Ruth Evelyn Ball1

F, #3117, b. 17 December 1895
     Ruth Evelyn Ball was born on 17 December 1895 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.1 She was the daughter of Adin Elwood Ball and Helen Geneva Hanley.1

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).

Walter Elwood Ball1

M, #3118, b. 2 April 1892
     Walter Elwood Ball was born on 2 April 1892.1 He was the son of Adin Elwood Ball and Helen Geneva Hanley.1

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).

Helen Gertrude Ball1

F, #3119, b. 5 October 1894
     Helen Gertrude Ball was born on 5 October 1894.1 She was the daughter of Adin Elwood Ball and Helen Geneva Hanley.1

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).

Effie Mabel Odiorne1

F, #3120, b. 18 March 1876
     Effie Mabel Odiorne was born on 18 March 1876 at Rye, Rockingham Co., NH.1,2 She was the daughter of John J. Odiorne and Marion L. Miller.2 Effie Mabel Odiorne married Frederick Lester Ball, son of Adin Ballou Ball and Elizabeth Angell, on 15 April 1896 at Milford, Worcester Co., MA.2

Child of Effie Mabel Odiorne and Frederick Lester Ball

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  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, Milford, Worcester Co., MA, vol. 462, p. 482.

Marian Elizabeth Ball1

F, #3121, b. 9 January 1897
     Marian Elizabeth Ball was born on 9 January 1897 at Milford, Worcester Co., MA.1 She was the daughter of Frederick Lester Ball and Effie Mabel Odiorne.2

Citations

  1. [S2811] Massachusetts Delayed and Corrected Vital Records 1753-1900, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2016; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).

Bertha Griggs1

F, #3122

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).

Rebecca Moore1

F, #3123, b. 26 November 1754, d. 13 October 1829
     Rebecca Moore was born on 26 November 1754 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA.1 She was the daughter of Levi Moore and Rebecca Sawyer.1 Rebecca Moore married Elijah Ball, son of Phinehas Ball and Martha Bixby, on 18 October 1770 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA; "Rebecca Moor."2 Rebecca Moore and Elijah Ball posted marriage intentions on 21 September 1770 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA; "Rebecca Moor."3 Rebecca Moore died on 13 October 1829 at Boylston, Worcester Co., MA, at age 74.4 She was buried at Old Cemetery, Boylston, Worcester Co., MA.1

Children of Rebecca Moore and Elijah Ball

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  2. [S82] Henry S. Nourse, compiler, The Birth, Marriage and Death Register, Church Records and Epitaphs of Lancaster, Massachusetts 1643-1850 (Lancaster, MA: Town of Lancaster, 1890), p. 103.
  3. [S82] Vital Records of Lancaster, MA, p. 44.
  4. [S85] Systematic History Fund, compiler, Vital Records of Boylston, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Stanhope Press, F. H. Gilson Company, Boston, Massachusetts: Published by Franklin P. Rice, Trustee of the Fund, 1900), p. 106.

Elijah Ball1

M, #3124, b. 29 August 1771, d. 30 September 1859
     Elijah Ball was born on 29 August 1771 at Boylston, Worcester Co., MA; also recorded in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA.2,3 He was the son of Elijah Ball and Rebecca Moore.1 Elijah Ball married Phebe Densmore on 25 October 1792 at Boylston, Worcester Co., MA.4 Elijah Ball married Anna Moore, daughter of Isaac Moore, on 20 March 1806 at Berlin, Worcester Co., MA.5 Elijah Ball married Sally Spaulding, daughter of Willard Spaulding and Sarah Stearns, on 25 May 1841 at Boylston, Worcester Co., MA.4 Elijah Ball and Anna Moore posted marriage intentions on 12 February 1806 at Boylston, Worcester Co., MA.4 Elijah Ball died on 30 September 1859 at Boylston, Worcester Co., MA, at age 88.6 He was buried at Old Cemetery, Boylston, Worcester Co., MA.1
     He built a house and after his marriage established a home about 2 miles southerly from that of his father, located in Boylston, in the part of the town known as East Woods and more definitely at the junction of the roads now (1932) known as Warren and Green Streets. This original homestead comprised about 160 acres, which was later increased, of heavy timberland. This he cleared into a farm. In addition to farming, he burned charcoal, which he sold or exchanged for other commoditiies at the rate of 6 to 8 cents per bushel, according to old accounts and records left by him. The old house commenced by him about 1790 and framed of timbers which he cut and hewed on the premises, was later added to by one of his sons and had served three generations when it burned 100 years later on July 5, 1890.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

16 August 1850Boylston, Worcester Co., MA"Elijah" age 78, b. MA, farmer, with third wife Sally and son Densmore and his family7

Children of Elijah Ball and Phebe Densmore

Children of Elijah Ball and Anna Moore

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  2. [S85] Systematic History Fund, compiler, Vital Records of Boylston, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Stanhope Press, F. H. Gilson Company, Boston, Massachusetts: Published by Franklin P. Rice, Trustee of the Fund, 1900), p. 13.
  3. [S82] Henry S. Nourse, compiler, The Birth, Marriage and Death Register, Church Records and Epitaphs of Lancaster, Massachusetts 1643-1850 (Lancaster, MA: Town of Lancaster, 1890), p. 109.
  4. [S85] VR of Boylston, MA, p. 53.
  5. [S367] Frances L. Eaton, compiler, Vital Records of Berlin Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1899 (Marlboro, Massachusetts: Frances L. Eaton, 1935), p. 122.
  6. [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, Boylston, Worcester Co., MA, vol. 131, p. 102.
  7. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Boylston, Worcester Co., MA, p. 588 (back of stamped 294).
  8. [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.

Abigail Ball1

F, #3125, b. 25 July 1773, d. 1 March 1776
     Abigail Ball was born on 25 July 1773 at Boylston, Worcester Co., MA.2 She was the daughter of Elijah Ball and Rebecca Moore.1 Abigail Ball died on 1 March 1776 at Boylston, Worcester Co., MA, at age 2.3

Citations

  1. [S19] Frank D. Warren and Mrs. George H. Ball, compilers, Letter from Moses Stockwell to Henry Stockwell (Boston, MA: Planographed by Spaulding Moss Co., 1932).
  2. [S85] Systematic History Fund, compiler, Vital Records of Boylston, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Stanhope Press, F. H. Gilson Company, Boston, Massachusetts: Published by Franklin P. Rice, Trustee of the Fund, 1900), p. 13.
  3. [S85] VR of Boylston, MA, p. 106.