Ebenezer Tourgee1

M, #13101, b. circa 1806
     Ebenezer Tourgee was born circa 1806 at RI.2 He married Angeline Ball, daughter of Edmund Ball and Charity Dodge, on 10 May 1829.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

26 August 1850Warwick, Kent Co., RI"Ebenezer Tournger" age 44, b. RI, oversees fabric mill, with wife Angeline and daughter Charity2

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.
  2. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Warwick, Kent, RI, p. 254 (back of stamped 127).

Dr. Eben Tourgee1

M, #13102
     Dr. Eben Tourgee was the son of Ebenezer Tourgee and Angeline Ball.1
     He was a Director of the New England Conservatory of Music.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Jeremiah H. Tourgee1

M, #13103
     Jeremiah H. Tourgee was the son of Ebenezer Tourgee and Angeline Ball.1
     Jeremiah H. Tourgee began military service on 5 June 1861 at RI. He enlisted in the 2d Rhode Island Regiment as a private, was promoted to a First Lieutenant, and served through the whole Civil War.1 He ended military service on 14 June 1865; received an honorable discharge.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Charity Tourgee1

F, #13104
     Charity Tourgee was the daughter of Ebenezer Tourgee and Angeline Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

26 August 1850Warwick, Kent Co., RI"Charity E. Tournger" age 18, b. RI, dress maker, with parents2

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.
  2. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Warwick, Kent, RI, p. 254 (back of stamped 127).

Mary A. Tourgee1

F, #13105
     Mary A. Tourgee was the daughter of Ebenezer Tourgee and Angeline Ball.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Anna C. Tourgee1

F, #13106
     Anna C. Tourgee was the daughter of Ebenezer Tourgee and Angeline Ball.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Lucretia Ball1

F, #13107, b. 20 May 1811, d. 10 February 1864
     Lucretia Ball was born on 20 May 1811 at RI.1 She was the daughter of Edmund Ball and Charity Dodge.1 Lucretia Ball married Abraham Mott, son of Daniel Mott, circa 1836.2 Lucretia Ball died on 10 February 1864 at age 52.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

23 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Lucretia" age 34, b. RI, with husband, etc.3
29 June 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Lucretia" age 50, b. RI, with husband, etc.4

Children of Lucretia Ball and Abraham Mott

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12 (from Edmund Ball's family Bible).
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 12.
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 6 (back of stamped 3).
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport, RI, p. 2.

Abraham Mott1

M, #13108, b. circa 1808
     Abraham Mott was born circa 1808 at RI.2 He was the son of Daniel Mott.2 Abraham Mott married Lucretia Ball, daughter of Edmund Ball and Charity Dodge, circa 1836.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

23 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Abraham P." age 42, b. RI, farmer, with wife Lucretia, children: Nathaniel, Charity, and Nathan and father Daniel2
29 June 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Abraham R." age 54, b. RI, farmer, with wife Lucretia, sons Nathaniel and Nathan, and father Daniel3

Children of Abraham Mott and Lucretia Ball

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.
  2. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 6 (back of stamped 3).
  3. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport, RI, p. 2.

Nathan Mott1

M, #13109, b. circa 1846, d. after 1890
     Nathan Mott was born circa 1846 at RI.2 He was the son of Abraham Mott and Lucretia Ball.1 Nathan Mott died after 1890.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

23 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Nathan" age 4, b. RI, with parents, etc.2
29 June 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Nathan" age 14, b. RI, attending school, with parents, etc.3

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.
  2. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 6 (back of stamped 3).
  3. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport, RI, p. 2.

Ruth Ball1

F, #13110, b. 28 February 1813, d. 18 May 1877
     Ruth Ball was born on 28 February 1813.1 She was the daughter of Edmund Ball and Charity Dodge.1 Ruth Ball married George Brown circa 1835.2 Ruth Ball married Aaron W. Dodge circa 1865.2 Ruth Ball died on 18 May 1877 at age 64.2

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12 (from Edmund Ball's family Bible).
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 12.

George Brown1

M, #13111
     George Brown married Ruth Ball, daughter of Edmund Ball and Charity Dodge, circa 1835.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Elizabeth Brown1

F, #13112
     Elizabeth Brown was the daughter of George Brown and Ruth Ball.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Octavie Brown1

F, #13113
     Octavie Brown was the daughter of George Brown and Ruth Ball.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

George Brown1

M, #13114
     George Brown was the son of George Brown and Ruth Ball.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Aaron W. Dodge1

M, #13115
     Aaron W. Dodge married Ruth Ball, daughter of Edmund Ball and Charity Dodge, circa 1865.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Hannah L. Ball1

F, #13116, b. 6 July 1815
     Hannah L. Ball was born on 6 July 1815.1 She was the daughter of Edmund Ball and Charity Dodge.1 Hannah L. Ball married Thomas Rose on 3 January 1833.2 Hannah L. Ball married William Taplin on 2 August 1853.2

Children of Hannah L. Ball and Thomas Rose

Child of Hannah L. Ball and William Taplin

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12 (from Edmund Ball's family Bible).
  2. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 12.

Thomas Rose1

M, #13117
     Thomas Rose married Hannah L. Ball, daughter of Edmund Ball and Charity Dodge, on 3 January 1833.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

William Taplin1

M, #13118
     William Taplin married Hannah L. Ball, daughter of Edmund Ball and Charity Dodge, on 2 August 1853.1

Child of William Taplin and Hannah L. Ball

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Thomas Rose1

M, #13119
     Thomas Rose was the son of Thomas Rose and Hannah L. Ball.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Edward Rose1

M, #13120
     Edward Rose was the son of Thomas Rose and Hannah L. Ball.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Hannah Rose1

F, #13121
     Hannah Rose was the daughter of Thomas Rose and Hannah L. Ball.1

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Lawson Taplin1

M, #13122, b. circa 1854, d. 15 April 1930
     Lawson Taplin was born circa 1854 at Canada. He was the son of William Taplin and Hannah L. Ball.1 Lawson Taplin died on 15 April 1930 at Washington, DC. He was buried on 18 April 1930 at Forestville, Hartford Co., CT.

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 12.

Hiram D. Ball1

M, #13123, b. 22 June 1818, d. 30 December 1891
     Hiram D. Ball was born on 22 June 1818 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1,2 He was the son of Edmund Ball and Charity Dodge.1,3 Hiram D. Ball married Catherine Mott, daughter of Thomas Mott and Catherine Mitchell.4 Hiram D. Ball married Mary Ann Mott, daughter of Freeman Mott and Hannah Littlefield.4 Hiram D. Ball died on 30 December 1891 at age 73.5 He was buried at Old Cemetery, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.5
     Comment by DGB: It would appear that Hiram Ball and Catherine Mott were divorced, since Hiram is on the 1850 census with second wife Mary and Catherine is back living with her father, but with son Noah Ball. End of comment. He from his "Seaman's Protection Certificate": age 23, born New Shoreham RI on 14 September 1841 at Newport, Newport Co., RI.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

23 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Hiram D." age 32, farmer, with wife Mary6
12 July 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Hiram D." age 40, b. RI, farmer, with wife Mary and children Noah, Hiram, Charity, and Adrietta7
21 July 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Hiram D." age 51, b. RI, light house keeper, with wife Mary and children Hiram, Charity, Adrietta and Macy8
1 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Hiram D." age 61, b. RI, U.S. light house keeper, with wife Mary and children Adrietta and Macy9

Child of Hiram D. Ball and Catherine Mott

Children of Hiram D. Ball and Mary Ann Mott

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 13 (from Edmund Ball's family Bible).
  2. [S722] Seamen's Protection Certificate Register Database taken from the original "Registers of Seamen's Protection Certificates" issued at the Custom Houses of Fall River, Gloucester, New Haven, New London, Newport, Marblehead, and Salem, made available by G. W. Blunt White Library at Mystic Seaport (Mystic CT) on-line at http://library.mysticseaport.org; database courtesy of NARA Northeast Region at Waltham MA, Newport RI, certificate 50.
  3. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 12 (from Edmund Ball's family Bible).
  4. [S145] Nicholas Ball, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants, p. 13.
  5. [S156] Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Database Index, made available on-line at www.newenglandancestors.org by New England Historic Genealogical Society (index compiled by John Sterling. "Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Database Index," 2003), database courtesy of transcriptions by volunteers of Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Transcription Project.
  6. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 6 (back of stamped 3).
  7. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 28 (back of stamped 341).
  8. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 24 (back of stamped 567).
  9. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 1 (stamped 32).
  10. [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.

Catherine Mott1

F, #13124, b. circa 1813
     Catherine Mott was born circa 1813 at RI.2 She was the daughter of Thomas Mott and Catherine Mitchell.1 Catherine Mott married Hiram D. Ball, son of Edmund Ball and Charity Dodge.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Catharine" age 37, b. RI, with son Noah Ball, living with father Thomas Mott2

Child of Catherine Mott and Hiram D. Ball

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 13.
  2. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Newport, RI, p. 31 (stamped 16).

Thomas Mott1

M, #13125
     Thomas Mott married Catherine Mitchell.1

Child of Thomas Mott and Catherine Mitchell

Citations

  1. [S145] Nicholas Ball, compiler, Edward Ball and Some of His Descendants (Newport, R.I.: Mercury Print, 1891), p. 13.