Benjamin Ball1

M, #10926, b. 24 October 1721, d. 8 November 1745
     Benjamin Ball was born on 24 October 1721 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.2 He was the son of Benjamin Ball and Sarah Ferry.1 Benjamin Ball was baptized on 29 October 1721 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.3 He died on 8 November 1745 at Cape Breton, NS, Canada, at age 24; as a member of the English colonial army.4,5

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S1203] Clifford L. Stott, editor, Vital Records of Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 2003), vol. 1, p. 103. Hereinafter cited as VR of Springfield, MA.
  3. [S232] Florence Conant Howes, editor, Vital Records of West Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1944), Vol. 1, p. 24. Hereinafter cited as VR of West Springfield, MA.
  4. [S702] Timothy Horton Ball, compiler, Francis Ball's Descendants or The West Springfield Ball Family from 1640 to 1902 (Crown Point, Indiana: Press of J. J. Wheeler, 1902).
  5. [S1203] VR of Springfield, MA, vol. 1, p. 504.

Abigail Ball1

F, #10927, b. 18 February 1722/23, d. 13 November 1776
     Abigail Ball was born on 18 February 1722/23 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.2 She was the daughter of Benjamin Ball and Sarah Ferry.1 Abigail Ball was baptized on 24 February 1722/23 at Springfield Second Church, West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.3 She and Zephaniah Taylor posted marriage intentions on 22 October 1743 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.4 Abigail Ball died on 13 November 1776 at age 53.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S1203] Clifford L. Stott, editor, Vital Records of Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 2003), vol. 1, p. 106. Hereinafter cited as VR of Springfield, MA.
  3. [S232] Florence Conant Howes, editor, Vital Records of West Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1944), Vol. 1, p. 24. Hereinafter cited as VR of West Springfield, MA.
  4. [S1203] VR of Springfield, MA, vol. 1, p. 356.

Charles Ball1

M, #10928, b. 21 June 1725, d. 16 October 1795
     Charles Ball was born on 21 June 1725 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.2 He was the son of Benjamin Ball and Sarah Ferry.1 Charles Ball was baptized on 27 June 1725 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.3 He married Ruth Miller on 14 March 1750/51 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.4 Charles Ball and Ruth Miller posted marriage intentions on 31 January 1750/51 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.5 Charles Ball died on 16 October 1795 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA, at age 70.6 He was buried at Elmwood Cemetery, Holyoke, Hampden Co., MA.7

Children of Charles Ball and Ruth Miller

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S1203] Clifford L. Stott, editor, Vital Records of Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 2003), vol. 1, p. 111. Hereinafter cited as VR of Springfield, MA.
  3. [S232] Florence Conant Howes, editor, Vital Records of West Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1944), Vol. 1, p. 24. Hereinafter cited as VR of West Springfield, MA.
  4. [S1203] VR of Springfield, MA, vol. 1, p. 390.
  5. [S1203] VR of Springfield, MA, vol. 1, p. 368.
  6. [S232] VR of West Springfield, MA, vol. 2, p. 194.
  7. [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&, Elmwood Cemetery, Holyoke, Hampden Co., MA.

Sarah Ball1

F, #10929, b. 5 May 1727, d. 7 August 1727
     Sarah Ball was born on 5 May 1727.1 She was the daughter of Benjamin Ball and Sarah Ferry.1 Sarah Ball was baptized on 7 May 1727 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.2 She died on 7 August 1727.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S232] Florence Conant Howes, editor, Vital Records of West Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1944), Vol. 1, p. 25. Hereinafter cited as VR of West Springfield, MA.

Noah Ball1

M, #10930, b. 25 April 1732
     Noah Ball was born on 25 April 1732.1 He was the son of Benjamin Ball and Sarah Ferry.1 Noah Ball was baptized on 30 April 1732 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.2 He married Anna Granger on 5 April 1758.1

Children of Noah Ball and Anna Granger

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S232] Florence Conant Howes, editor, Vital Records of West Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1944), Vol. 1, p. 25. Hereinafter cited as VR of West Springfield, MA.
  3. [S1676] Massachusetts Town Vital Collections, 1620-1988, images online at http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2495, Springfield, Hampden Co., MA, p. 232.

Moses Ball1

M, #10931, b. 18 June 1734, d. 29 November 1810
     Moses Ball was born on 18 June 1734.1 He was the son of Benjamin Ball and Sarah Ferry.1 Moses Ball married Lucy King, daughter of Ebenezer King and Abigail Seymour, on 27 January 1756 at Suffield, Hartford Co., CT.1,2 Moses Ball died on 29 November 1810 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA, at age 76.3

Children of Moses Ball and Lucy King

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S52] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, compiler, The Ricker Compilation of Vital Records of Early Connecticut (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2006).
  3. [S232] Florence Conant Howes, editor, Vital Records of West Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1944), vol. 2, p. 195. Hereinafter cited as VR of West Springfield, MA.

Elizabeth Old1

F, #10932, b. 19 March 1698
     Elizabeth Old was born on 19 March 1698.1 She was the daughter of Robert Old and Elizabeth Lamb.1 Elizabeth Old married Jonathan Ball, son of Jonathan Ball and Susannah (????), on 12 October 1727.1

Children of Elizabeth Old and Jonathan Ball

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [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.

Robert Old1

M, #10933
     Robert Old married Elizabeth Lamb.

Child of Robert Old and Elizabeth Lamb

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).

Elizabeth Lamb1

F, #10934
     Elizabeth Lamb married Robert Old.

Child of Elizabeth Lamb and Robert Old

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).

Major Jonathan Ball1

M, #10935, b. 24 April 1729, d. 7 March 1760
     Major Jonathan Ball was born on 24 April 1729.1 He was the son of Jonathan Ball and Elizabeth Old.1 Major Jonathan Ball was baptized on 29 June 1729 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.2 He died on 7 March 1760 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA, at age 30.1
     He became Major of a regiment of his Majesty's Provincial troops. He went to Boston to procure the money to pay his troops, and on his return to Springfield was taken with the small pox and died.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

Granville, Hampden Co., MA1

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S232] Florence Conant Howes, editor, Vital Records of West Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1944), Vol. 1, p. 25. Hereinafter cited as VR of West Springfield, MA.
  3. [S702] Timothy Horton Ball, compiler, Francis Ball's Descendants or The West Springfield Ball Family from 1640 to 1902 (Crown Point, Indiana: Press of J. J. Wheeler, 1902).

Stephen Ball1

M, #10936, b. 20 August 1730, d. circa 1755
     Stephen Ball was born on 20 August 1730.1 He was the son of Jonathan Ball and Elizabeth Old.1 Stephen Ball was baptized on 25 October 1730 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.2 He died circa 1755.1
     He estate administered by his father on 24 September 1755.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S232] Florence Conant Howes, editor, Vital Records of West Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1944), Vol. 1, p. 25. Hereinafter cited as VR of West Springfield, MA.

Elizabeth Ball1

F, #10937, b. 14 May 1731, d. 11 June 1774
     Elizabeth Ball was born on 14 May 1731 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA; "Elisabeth."2 She was the daughter of Jonathan Ball and Elizabeth Old.1 Elizabeth Ball was baptized on 14 May 1732 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.3 She married Seth Remington, son of John Remington and Mercy Jones, on 18 January 1754 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.4 Elizabeth Ball died on 11 June 1774 at age 43.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S1203] Clifford L. Stott, editor, Vital Records of Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 2003), vol. 3, p. 1950. Hereinafter cited as VR of Springfield, MA.
  3. [S232] Florence Conant Howes, editor, Vital Records of West Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1944), Vol. 1, p. 24. Hereinafter cited as VR of West Springfield, MA.
  4. [S1203] VR of Springfield, MA, vol. 1, p. 371.

Susannah Ball1

F, #10938, b. 20 October 1733
     Susannah Ball was born on 20 October 1733.1 She was the daughter of Jonathan Ball and Elizabeth Old.1 Susannah Ball was baptized on 14 April 1734 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA; Note: not named in church record.2 She married Oliver Munn circa 1760 at Granville, Hampden Co., MA; 29 Jan (year date worn.)3

Children of Susannah Ball and Oliver Munn

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S232] Florence Conant Howes, editor, Vital Records of West Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1944), Vol. 1, p. 25. Hereinafter cited as VR of West Springfield, MA.
  3. [S227] Henry Edward Scott, editor, Vital Records of Granville, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1914), p. 95. Hereinafter cited as VR of Granville, MA.

Sarah Ball1

F, #10939, b. circa 1740, d. 17 December 1784
     Sarah Ball was born circa 1740.1 She was the daughter of Jonathan Ball and Elizabeth Old.1 Sarah Ball married Joseph Coe, son of Josiah Coe and Sarah Burr, on 8 January 1772 at Granville, Hampden Co., MA.2 Sarah Ball died on 17 December 1784.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S227] Henry Edward Scott, editor, Vital Records of Granville, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1914), p. 95. Hereinafter cited as VR of Granville, MA.

William MacCranny1

M, #10940
     William MacCranny married Margaret Riley.

Child of William MacCranny and Margaret Riley

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).

Margaret Riley1

F, #10941
     Margaret Riley married William MacCranny.

Child of Margaret Riley and William MacCranny

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).

Ruth Ball1

F, #10942, b. 22 July 1720
     Ruth Ball was born on 22 July 1720.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Ball and Mercy MacCranny.1 Ruth Ball married John Isham, son of John Isham and Deborah Daggett, on 19 June 1742 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).

Joseph Ball1

M, #10943, b. 28 November 1721, d. 14 November 1802
     Joseph Ball was born on 28 November 1721. He was the son of Joseph Ball and Mercy MacCranny.1 Joseph Ball died on 14 November 1802 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA, at age 80.2
     He was a pauper cared for by nephews Joseph and Alexander Smith.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S232] Florence Conant Howes, editor, Vital Records of West Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1944), vol. 2, p. 195. Hereinafter cited as VR of West Springfield, MA.

Gideon Ball1

M, #10944, b. 1 February 1729/30
     Gideon Ball was born on 1 February 1729/30 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.2 He was the son of Joseph Ball and Mercy MacCranny.1 Gideon Ball married Jane Sheldon circa 1743; Comment by DGB: the data as they stand have Gideon marrying when 14 years old; otherwise either the birth year is incorrect or there is a mixing of people and the Gideon born 1729 is not the one that married Jane Sheldon, etc. End of comment.1
     Comment by DGB: Dr. Druse had this Gideon probably dead before October 1762, but that would conflict with still being alive in early 1763 to father a daughter Sarah. End of comment.

Children of Gideon Ball and Jane Sheldon

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S1203] Clifford L. Stott, editor, Vital Records of Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 2003), vol. 1, p. 165. Hereinafter cited as VR of Springfield, MA.
  3. [S1203] VR of Springfield, MA, vol. 1, p. 212.
  4. [S52] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, compiler, The Ricker Compilation of Vital Records of Early Connecticut (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2006), p. 752.

Achsah Ball1

F, #10945, b. 15 June 1725
     Achsah Ball was born on 15 June 1725 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.2 She was the daughter of Joseph Ball and Mercy MacCranny.1 Achsah Ball married Daniel Rose, son of Jonathan Rose and Abigail Hale, on 25 June 1747 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.3,4 Achsah Ball and Daniel Rose posted marriage intentions on 10 April 1747 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.5

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S1203] Clifford L. Stott, editor, Vital Records of Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 2003), vol. 1, p. 111. Hereinafter cited as VR of Springfield, MA.
  3. [S217] Henry Ernest Woods, editor, Vital Records of Bedford, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1903), p. 63. Hereinafter cited as VR of Bedford, MA.
  4. [S227] Henry Edward Scott, editor, Vital Records of Granville, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 1914), p. 95. Hereinafter cited as VR of Granville, MA.
  5. [S1203] VR of Springfield, MA, vol. 1, p. 362.

Samuel Ball1

M, #10946, b. 24 August 1733
     Samuel Ball was born on 24 August 1733; twin of Sarah.1 He was the son of Joseph Ball and Mercy MacCranny.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).

Gideon Ball1

M, #10947, b. 27 March 1723, d. before 1729
     Gideon Ball was born on 27 March 1723 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA; "Giddeon."2 He was the son of Joseph Ball and Mercy MacCranny.1 Gideon Ball died before 1729.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).
  2. [S1203] Clifford L. Stott, editor, Vital Records of Springfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society t the charge of the Eddy Town-Record Fund, 2003), vol. 1, p. 106. Hereinafter cited as VR of Springfield, MA.

Samuel Ball1

M, #10948, b. 6 September 1726, d. before 1733
     Samuel Ball was born on 6 September 1726.1 He was the son of Joseph Ball and Mercy MacCranny.1 Samuel Ball died before 1733.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).

Sarah Ball1

F, #10949, b. 24 August 1733, d. 11 August 1749
     Sarah Ball was born on 24 August 1733; twin of Samuel.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Ball and Mercy MacCranny.1 Sarah Ball died on 11 August 1749 at age 15.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).

Margaret Ball1

F, #10950, b. 18 January 1735, d. 20 July 1792
     Margaret Ball was born on 18 January 1735 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Ball and Mercy MacCranny.1 Margaret Ball married Ebenezer Stebbins, son of John Stebbins and Deborah Lamb, on 28 January 1773 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.1 Margaret Ball died on 20 July 1792 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA, at age 57.1

Children of Margaret Ball and Ebenezer Stebbins

Citations

  1. [S89] Joseph L Druse, compiler, The Ball Family Descended from Francis Ball of Springfield, Massachusetts died 1648; A preliminary survey (East Lansing, Michigan: Joseph L. Druse, March 1968).