Elmer Matteson1

M, #25076, b. June 1878
     Elmer Matteson was born in June 1878 at IL.1 He was the son of George W. Matteson and Esther A. Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

5 June 1880Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Elmer" age 3, b. IL, with parents, etc.2
11 June 1900Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Elmer" age 21, b. IL, farm laborer, with father1

Citations

  1. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, ED 51, Sheet 7B (back of stamped 246).
  2. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, ED 63, p. 14 (back of stamped 506).

Oscar Matteson1

M, #25077, b. circa 1851
     Oscar Matteson was born circa 1851 at OH.2 He was the son of George W. Matteson and Esther A. Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

14 July 1860Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Osker" age 9, b. OH, with parents, etc.2
19 July 1870Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Oscar" age 18, b. OH, farm laborer, with parents, etc.3

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, p. 100.
  3. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, p. 39 (back of stamped 294).

Alonzo Matteson1

M, #25078, b. circa 1859
     Alonzo Matteson was born circa 1859 at IL.2 He was the son of George W. Matteson and Esther A. Ball.1
     Comment by DGB: Judging by the age sequence on the censuses, it could be that there were two Alonzo sons b. c1859 and c1861 with the first having died after the 1860 census but before the second was born c1861. End of comment.

Census, Occupation & Residence

14 July 1860Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Alonzo" age 1, b. IL, with parents, etc.2
19 July 1870Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Alonzo" age 9, b. IL, with parents, etc.3
5 June 1880Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Alonzo" age 19, b. IL, with parents, etc.4

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, p. 100.
  3. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, p. 39 (back of stamped 294).
  4. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, ED 63, p. 14 (back of stamped 506).

Albert Matteson1

M, #25079, b. circa 1863
     Albert Matteson was born circa 1863 at IL.2 He was the son of George W. Matteson and Esther A. Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

19 July 1870Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Albert" age 7, b. IL, with parents, etc.2
5 June 1880Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Albert" age 16, b. IL, with parents, etc.3

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, p. 39 (back of stamped 294).
  3. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, ED 63, p. 14 (back of stamped 506).

Mary Matteson1

F, #25080, b. circa 1867
     Mary Matteson was born circa 1867 at IL.2 She was the daughter of George W. Matteson and Esther A. Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

19 July 1870Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Mary" age 3, b. IL, with parents, etc.2
5 June 1880Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Mary" age 10, b. IL, with parents, etc.3

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, p. 39 (back of stamped 294).
  3. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, ED 63, p. 14 (back of stamped 506).

Cora Matteson1

F, #25081
     Cora Matteson was the daughter of George W. Matteson and Esther A. Ball.1

Citations

  1. [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.

Willie Matteson1

M, #25082
     Willie Matteson was the son of George W. Matteson and Esther A. Ball.1

Citations

  1. [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.

Lilly G. Matteson1

F, #25083, b. circa 1864
     Lilly G. Matteson was born circa 1864 at IL.2 She was the daughter of George W. Matteson and Esther A. Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

19 July 1870Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Lillie" age 6, b. IL, with parents, etc.2
5 June 1880Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Lilly G." age 14, b. IL, with parents, etc.3

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, p. 39 (back of stamped 294).
  3. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, ED 63, p. 14 (back of stamped 506).

Fanny Matteson1

F, #25084, b. circa 1857
     Fanny Matteson was born circa 1857 at IL.2 She was the daughter of George W. Matteson and Esther A. Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

14 July 1860Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Fanny" age 3, b. IL, with parents, etc.2
19 July 1870Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Fannie" age 12, b. IL, with parents, etc.3

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, p. 100.
  3. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, p. 39 (back of stamped 294).

Charles M. Matteson1

M, #25085, b. circa 1855
     Charles M. Matteson was born circa 1855 at IL.2 He was the son of George W. Matteson and Esther A. Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

14 July 1860Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Charles" age 5, b. IL, with parents, etc.2
19 July 1870Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL"Charles" age 15, b. IL, with parents, etc.3

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, p. 100.
  3. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Greenup, Cumberland Co., IL, p. 39 (back of stamped 294).

William Rounds1

M, #25086, b. circa 1831
     William Rounds was born circa 1831.1 He married Cordelia Janette Ball, daughter of Garretson Freeborn Ball and Fanny Beulah DeWolfe, on 24 August 1853 at Portage Co., OH.1

Citations

  1. [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.

(????) Edelman1

M, #25087

Citations

  1. [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.

Charles T. Frink1

M, #25088, b. 5 June 1846, d. 11 March 1905
     Charles T. Frink was born on 5 June 1846 at CT.2,3 He was the son of Smith Frink and Harriet Brazee.2 Charles T. Frink married Julia M. Ball, daughter of Horace J. Ball and Clarissa Ostrander, circa 1872.2,1 Charles T. Frink died on 11 March 1905 at age 58.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

21 November 1850Norfolk, Litchfield Co., CT"Charles" age 4, b. CT, with parents, etc.4
7 June 1860Mount Washington, Berkshire Co., MA"Charles" age 14, b. CT, with parents, etc.5
9 June 1880Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT"Charles" age 35, b. CT, collier, with wife Julia; living next to brother William and near brother George3
8 June 1900Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT"Charles T." age 54, b. CT, day laborer, with wife Julia1

Citations

  1. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 250, Sheet 4B (back of stamped 290).
  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.
  3. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 2, p. 26 (back of stamped 39).
  4. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Norfolk, Litchfield Co., CT, p. 311 (stamped 156).
  5. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Mount Washington, Berkshire Co., MA, p. 35.

Smith Frink1

M, #25089
     Smith Frink married Harriet Brazee.1

Child of Smith Frink and Harriet Brazee

Citations

  1. [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.

Harriet Brazee1

F, #25090
     Harriet Brazee married Smith Frink.1

Child of Harriet Brazee and Smith Frink

Citations

  1. [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.

Sylvester Ball1

M, #25091, b. December 1879, d. 30 October 1881
     Sylvester Ball was born in December 1879 at CT.1,2 He was the son of Horace E. Ball and Ellen S. Ryvele.1 Sylvester Ball died on 30 October 1881 at Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT, at age 1.1 He was buried at Salisbury Cemetery, Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 June 1880Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT(unnamed son) age 6/12, b. CT, with parents, etc.2

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 2, p. 26 (back of stamped 39).
  3. [S2101] The Charles R. Hale Collection, Connecticut - Hale Cemetery Index 1675-1934, made available by The Generations Network Inc (Provo, UT) on-line at www.ancestry.com, 2012.

Minnie Ball1

F, #25092, b. circa 1866
     Minnie Ball was born circa 1866 at CT.2 She was the daughter of Horace E. Ball and Ellen S. Ryvele.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 June 1880Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT"Minnie" age 14, b. CT, with parents, etc.2

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 2, p. 26 (back of stamped 39).

Kate Ball1

F, #25093, b. circa 1871
     Kate Ball was born circa 1871 at CT.1 She was the daughter of Horace E. Ball and Ellen S. Ryvele.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 June 1880Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT"Kate" age 9, b. CT, with parents, etc.2

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 2, p. 26 (back of stamped 39).

Pearl Ball1

F, #25094, b. circa 1875
     Pearl Ball was born circa 1875 at CT.2 She was the daughter of Horace E. Ball and Ellen S. Ryvele.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 June 1880Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT"Pearl" age 5, b. CT, with parents, etc.2

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 2, p. 26 (back of stamped 39).

Cora M. Ball1

F, #25095, b. March 1885
     Cora M. Ball was born in March 1885 at Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT.2,1 She was the daughter of Horace E. Ball and Ellen S. Ryvele.1 Cora M. Ball married Raymond White, son of David White and Elizabeth Warner, on 27 September 1902 at Great Barrington, Berkshire Co., MA.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

7 June 1900Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT"Cora" age 15, b. CT, with parents, etc.2

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 250, Sheet 4A (stamped 290).
  3. [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. 524, p. 61.

Myrtle Ball1

F, #25096, b. February 1891
     Myrtle Ball was born in February 1891 at CT.2 She was the daughter of Horace E. Ball and Ellen S. Ryvele.1 Myrtle Ball married Peter Thoman, son of Fritz Thoman and M. Inina Wielliemer, on 24 July 1915 at North Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

7 June 1900Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT"Myrtle" age 9, b. CT, with parents, etc.2
16 February 1920Washington, Litchfield Co., CT"Myrtle" age 29, b. CT, with husband, etc.4

Children of Myrtle Ball and Peter Thoman

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 250, Sheet 4A (stamped 290).
  3. [S1136] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1911–1915 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. 631, p. 64.
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Washington, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 226, Sheet 8B (back of stamped 101).

Eugene Ball1

M, #25097, b. circa 1885, d. 1886
     Eugene Ball was born circa 1885.1 He was the son of George L. Ball and Nora Surdam.1 Eugene Ball died in 1886.1

Citations

  1. [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.

Rupert Ball1

M, #25098, b. circa 1887, d. 12 July 1892
     Rupert Ball was born circa 1887 at Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT.2 He was the son of George L. Ball and Nora Surdam.1 Rupert Ball died on 12 July 1892 at Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT.3

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S347] Letter from Orville Willard Bidwell (Manhattan, KS) to Dr. Joseph L. Druse (Lansing, MI), 8 June 2000; Personal Library of David G. Ball (North Vancouver, BC, Canada).
  3. [S1266] Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934, 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.

George H. Ball1

M, #25099, b. 21 June 1893, d. 1920
     George H. Ball was born on 21 June 1893 at Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT.2 He was the son of George L. Ball and Nora Surdam.1 George H. Ball died in 1920 at Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT.1
     He registered for Selective Service on 5 June 1917. His residence was Norfolk, Litchfield Co., CT. He was an unemployed pipe fitter, married, 5 ft 8 in tall of medium build with brown eyes and hair.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

8 June 1900Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT"George H." age 5, b. CT, with parents, etc.3

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [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, serial #1719, order #683A, stamped 6-1-22-A.
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 250, Sheet 4B (back of stamped 290).

Lorenzo Ball1

M, #25100, b. 25 March 1883, d. 1928
     Lorenzo Ball was born on 25 March 1883 at CT.2,3 He was the son of George L. Ball and Nora Surdam.1 Lorenzo Ball married Catherine S. Meyers circa 1906.3,4 Lorenzo Ball died in 1928.1
     He registered for Selective Service on 12 September 1918. His residence was Norfolk, Litchfield Co., CT. He was a laborer for the Scoville Manufacturing Co. in Waterbury CT. He was tall and stout with brown eyes and hair.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

8 June 1900Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT"Lorenzo" age 17, b. CT, farm laborer, with parents, etc.2
17 January 1920Norfolk, Litchfield Co., CT"Lorenzo" age 35, b. CT, laborer, with wife Catherine and children Elizabeth, William and Margaret5

Children of Lorenzo Ball and Catherine S. Meyers

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 250, Sheet 4B (back of stamped 290).
  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, Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT, serial #462, order #A1552, stamped 6-1-22-C.
  4. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Salisbury, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 270, Sheet 15A (stamped 114).
  5. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Norfolk, Litchfield Co., CT, ED 201, Sheet 8A.