Polly Ball1

F, #31851, b. circa 1803, d. 1842
     Polly Ball was born circa 1803.1 She was the daughter of Wait Ball and Rebecca Gorham.1 Polly Ball married Dr. Horace Bronson.2 Polly Ball died in 1842.1

Children of Polly Ball and Dr. Horace Bronson

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. [S631] H. P Smith, History of Cortland County (NY) with illustrations and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers (Syracuse, NY: D. Mason & Co., 1885), p. 339.
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Virgil, Cortland Co., NY, p. 793 (stamped 397).

Daniel Ball1

M, #31852, b. circa 1781
     Daniel Ball was born circa 1781 at CT.1 He was the son of Wait Ball and (unknown) (????)1 Daniel Ball married Hannah Bearse.1
     Daniel Ball of Danbury CT was in father's estate circa 1845.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 September 1850New Fairfield, Fairfield Co., CT"Daniel" age 69, b. CT, shoe maker, with wife Hannah2
31 July 1860New Fairfield, Fairfield Co., CT"Dann" age 79, b. CT, town clerk; living with Daniel and Abigail Smith3

Child of Daniel Ball and Hannah Bearse

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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Fairfield, Fairfield Co., CT, p. 106 (back of stamped 54).
  3. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Fairfield, Fairfield Co., CT, p. 203 (stamped 367).

Tabitha Ball1

F, #31853, b. circa 1790, d. 19 May 1870
     Tabitha Ball was born circa 1790; age at death 85y.2,3 She was the daughter of Wait Ball and (unknown) (????)1 Tabitha Ball died on 19 May 1870 at Virgil, Cortland Co., NY; "Tabata Buttery."2
     She was in father's estate circa 1845.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

6 September 1850Virgil, Cortland Co., NY"Tabitha Buttery" age 60, b. CT3
30 June 1860Virgil, Cortland Co., NY"Tabitha" age 70, b. CT, tailoress4

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. [S638] Cortland Co. Cemetery listings - Virgil Rural Cemetery, NY; unknown editor, 2004; online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nycortla/vrcm2fe.htm
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Virgil, Cortland Co., NY, p. 786 (baci of stamped 394).
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Virgil, Cortland Co., NY, p. 21.

Abigail Ball1

F, #31854
     Abigail Ball was born at CT. She was the daughter of Wait Ball and (unknown) (????)1
     "Accordingly, in 1799, the few that were here (Virgil NY) came together and built a school-house a short distance eaterly from the West Meeting-house. The first teacher was Charles Joyce, who taught two or three weeks. Next Rebecca Ball, daughter of Wait Ball, taught two summers. After her, Abigail, sister of Rebecca, was employed one term."2 Abigail Ball was in father's estate circa 1845.1

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.
  2. [S631] H. P Smith, History of Cortland County (NY) with illustrations and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers (Syracuse, NY: D. Mason & Co., 1885), p. 326.

Hiram L. Ball1

M, #31855, b. circa 1799, d. 20 October 1876
     Hiram L. Ball was born circa 1799 at Virgil, Cortland Co., NY.2 He was the son of Wait Ball and Rebecca Gorham.1 Hiram L. Ball married Sarah Foster on 10 October 1820 at Virgil, Cortland Co., NY.1 Hiram L. Ball died on 20 October 1876 at Racine, Racine Co., WI.1
     He was in father's estate circa 1845.1

Children of Hiram L. Ball and Sarah Foster

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. [S631] H. P Smith, History of Cortland County (NY) with illustrations and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers (Syracuse, NY: D. Mason & Co., 1885), p. 331.

James Ball1

M, #31856, b. 13 October 1804, d. 24 July 1891
     James Ball was born on 13 October 1804 at Cortland Co., NY.1 He was the son of Wait Ball and Rebecca Gorham.1 James Ball married Lydia Pomers on 1 March 1827 at Virgil, Cortland Co., NY.1 James Ball died on 24 July 1891 at Wayland, Allegan Co., MI, at age 86.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

19 October 1850Homer, Calhoun Co., MI"James" age 45, b. NY, physician, with daughters Mary and Caroline2

Children of James Ball and Lydia Pomers

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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Homer, Calhoun Co., MI, p. 93 (stamped 47).

Phebe Ball1

F, #31857, b. circa 1794
     Phebe Ball was born circa 1794 at NY.2 She was the daughter of Wait Ball and Rebecca Gorham.1 Phebe Ball married Benjamin Reynolds.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

24 August 1850Mount Pleasant, Racine Co., WI"Phebe" age 55, b. NY, with husband, etc.3
12 July 1860Mount Pleasant, Racine Co., WI"Phebe" age 66, b. NY, with husband, etc.2

Children of Phebe Ball and Benjamin Reynolds

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, Mount Pleasant, Racine Co., WI, p. 76.
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Mount Pleasant, Racine Co., WI, p. 203 (stamped 102).

Orin Ball1

M, #31858, b. circa 1807
     Orin Ball was born circa 1807 at NY.2 He was the son of Wait Ball and Rebecca Gorham.1 Orin Ball married Sarah Cogswell, daughter of Solomon Cogswell and Rhoda Wilcox, on 14 September 1828.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

18 September 1850Albion, Calhoun Co., MI"Orson" age 43, b. NY, farmer, with wife Sarah and children Horace, Eliza and Charles (note that the age gap before Charles age 1 makes it possible that Charles was son of Eliza, rathen than Orin and Sarah, but since Charles stays with Orin and Sarah for the 1860 census, it is assumed her is their son)2
27 June 1860Albion, Calhoun Co., MI"Orin" age 53, b. NY, farmer, with wife Sarah and children Horace, Eliza, and Charles3

Children of Orin Ball and Sarah Cogswell

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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Albion, Calhoun Co., MI, p. 52 (back of stamped 26).
  3. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Albion, Calhoun Co., MI, p. 59.

Shubael Gorham Ball1

M, #31859, b. circa 1811, d. 28 September 1882
     Shubael Gorham Ball was born circa 1811 at Virgil, Cortland Co., NY.2,3 He was the son of Wait Ball and Rebecca Gorham.1 Shubael Gorham Ball married Catharine (????) say 1845.4 Shubael Gorham Ball married Anna L. Schults circa 1860.5 Shubael Gorham Ball died on 28 September 1882 at Toledo, Lucas Co., OH.6

Census, Occupation & Residence

5 September 1850Virgil, Cortland Co., NY"Shubael G." age 39, b. NY, cabinet maker, with first wife Catharine and son Adam4
31 July 1860Virgil, Cortland Co., NY"Shubel G." age 49, b. NY, mechanic, with children Adam and Florence2
circa 1868Virgil, Cortland Co., NYa cabinet maker7
5 July 1870Adrian, Lenawee Co., MI"Gorham" age 63, b. NY, painter, with second wife Ann and sons Nathan and Edson5
3 June 1880Toledo, Lucas Co., OH"S. G." age 70, b. NY, painter, with second wife Ann and children Nathan, Edson, Coria, William and Gertrude8

Children of Shubael Gorham Ball and Catharine (????)

Children of Shubael Gorham Ball and Anna L. Schults

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, Virgil, Cortland Co., NY, p. 58 (stamped 306).
  3. [S1423] Jim Tancock, "Shubael Ball and son Adam Wait Ball - email 02," e-mail message from Jim Tancock to David G. Ball, 13 January 2008.
  4. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Virgil, Cortland Co., NY, p. 785 (stamped 393).
  5. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Adrian, Lenawee Co., MI, p. 24 (back of stamped 114).
  6. [S561] James Tancock, "The Ball Family of Toledo Ohio," database made available on-line courtesy of James Tancock, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=ball_family&id=I655, database put on-line 3 February 2008.
  7. [S630] Hamilton Child, Gazetteer and business directory of Cortland County, N.Y., for 1869 (Syracuse, NY: The Syracuse Journal Company, 1869), p. 183.
  8. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Toledo, Lucas Co., OH, ED 39, p. 12 (back of stamped 237).

Rebecca Ball1

F, #31860, b. circa 1783, d. 15 January 1839
     Rebecca Ball was born circa 1783; age at death 55y.2 She was the daughter of Wait Ball and (unknown) (????)1 Rebecca Ball married Truman Terry in 1801 at Virgil, Cortland Co., NY.3 Rebecca Ball died on 15 January 1839.2 She was buried at Cadiz Cemetery, Franklinville, Cattaraugus Co., NY.2
     "Accordingly, in 1799, the few that were here (Virgil NY) came together and built a school-house a short distance eaterly from the West Meeting-house. The first teacher was Charles Joyce, who taught two or three weeks. Next Rebecca Ball, daughter of Wait Ball, taught two summers. After her, Abigail, sister of Rebecca, was employed one term."4

Child of Rebecca Ball and Truman Terry

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. [S633] Cadiz Cemetery, Franklinville NY; Joan C. Wilson editor, 25 June 2007; online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nycattar/cemetery/cadiz.htm
  3. [S631] H. P Smith, History of Cortland County (NY) with illustrations and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers (Syracuse, NY: D. Mason & Co., 1885), p. 331.
  4. [S631] H. P Smith, Gazetteer of Cortland County, NY, p. 326.

Sarah Ball1

F, #31861
     Sarah Ball was the daughter of Wait Ball and (unknown) (????)1
     Sarah Ball was in father's estate circa 1845.1

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.

Lucy Ball1

F, #31862, d. before 1850
     Lucy Ball was born at NY. She was the daughter of Wait Ball and (unknown) (????)1 Lucy Ball married Cornelius Chatterton.2 Lucy Ball died before 1850.3
     She was in father's estate circa 1845.1

Children of Lucy Ball and Cornelius Chatterton

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. [S640] Letter from Mrs. Charles Hallam (Monmouth, IL) to Dr. Joseph L. Druse (East Lansing, MI), 23 September 1976; Personal Library of David G. Ball (North Vancouver, BC, Canada).
  3. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Union, Fulton Co., IL, p. 411 (stamped 206).

Nancy Ball1

F, #31863
     Nancy Ball was born at CT. She was the daughter of Wait Ball and Rebecca Gorham.1 Nancy Ball married Rev. Caleb Whiting.1
     Nancy Ball was in father's estate circa 1845.1

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.

Hannah Bearse1

F, #31864, b. circa 1785
     Hannah Bearse was born circa 1785 at CT.2 She married Daniel Ball, son of Wait Ball and (unknown) (????).1

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 September 1850New Fairfield, Fairfield Co., CT"Hannah" age 65, b. CT, with husband2

Child of Hannah Bearse and Daniel Ball

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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Fairfield, Fairfield Co., CT, p. 106 (back of stamped 54).

Joseph B. Ball1

M, #31865, b. November 1815, d. 27 June 1904
     Joseph B. Ball was born in November 1815 at New Fairfield, Fairfield Co., CT.2,3 He was the son of Daniel Ball and Hannah Bearse.1 Joseph B. Ball married Mary Bailey, daughter of William Bailey and Anna Boughton, say 1845.1 Joseph B. Ball died on 27 June 1904 at MI at age 88.1 He was buried at Highland Cemetery, Brooklyn, Jackson Co., MI.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

31 August 1850Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT"Joseph" age 35, b. New Fairfield CT, carriage maker, with wife Mary, daughters Melvina and Emma, and stepchildren Alanson and Sarah Hamlin2
16 August 1860Lodi, Washtenaw Co., MI"Joseph D." age 45, b. CT, carriage maker, with wife Mary, children Melvin, Emma, and Frank, and stepson Alanson Hamlin5
2 June 1900Columbia, Jackson Co., MI"Joseph" age 83, b. CT, farmer, with wife Mary, daughter Emma, and grand-daughter Maude Fitch; living next to son Frank3

Children of Joseph B. Ball and Mary Bailey

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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT, p. 315 (stamped 158).
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Columbia, Jackson Co., MI, ED 2, Sheet 1B (back of stamped 18).
  4. [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&, Highland Cemetery, Brooklyn, Jackson Co., MI.
  5. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lodi, Washtenaw Co., MI, p. 174.

Mary Bailey1

F, #31866, b. August 1821, d. 9 October 1900
     Mary Bailey was born in August 1821 at Danbury, Fairfield Co., CT.1 She was the daughter of William Bailey and Anna Boughton.2 Mary Bailey married Oliver Canfield Hamlin, son of Russell Hamlin and Sarah Wildman, circa 1837.1 Mary Bailey married Joseph B. Ball, son of Daniel Ball and Hannah Bearse, say 1845.1 Mary Bailey died on 9 October 1900 at Blackman, Jackson Co., MI, at age 79.2 She was buried at Highland Cemetery, Brooklyn, Jackson Co., MI.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

31 August 1850Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT"Mary" age 29, b. Danbury CT, with husband, etc.4
16 August 1860Lodi, Washtenaw Co., MI"Mary" age 39, b. CT, taileress, with husband, etc.5
2 June 1900Columbia, Jackson Co., MI"Mary" age 78, b. CT, with husband, etc.6

Children of Mary Bailey and Oliver Canfield Hamlin

Children of Mary Bailey and Joseph B. Ball

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. [S1243] Michigan Deaths 1800-1995, 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.
  3. [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&, Highland Cemetery, Brooklyn, Jackson Co., MI.
  4. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT, p. 315 (stamped 158).
  5. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lodi, Washtenaw Co., MI, p. 174.
  6. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Columbia, Jackson Co., MI, ED 2, Sheet 1B (back of stamped 18).

Oliver Canfield Hamlin1

M, #31867, b. circa 1818, d. 1844
     Oliver Canfield Hamlin was born circa 1818 at Fairfield Co., CT.2 He was the son of Russell Hamlin and Sarah Wildman. Oliver Canfield Hamlin married Mary Bailey, daughter of William Bailey and Anna Boughton, circa 1837.2 Oliver Canfield Hamlin died in 1844.1

Children of Oliver Canfield Hamlin and Mary Bailey

Citations

  1. [S1714] Pauline Merrick, "Correction to data - Sarah Ball #31871 - email 01," e-mail message from Pauline Merrick (Brookfield MA) to David G. Ball, 28 April 2012.
  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.

Russell Hamlin

M, #31868
     Russell Hamlin married Sarah Wildman.

Child of Russell Hamlin and Sarah Wildman

Sarah Wildman

F, #31869
     Sarah Wildman married Russell Hamlin.

Child of Sarah Wildman and Russell Hamlin

Alanson B. Hamlin1

M, #31870, b. circa 1839
     Alanson B. Hamlin was born circa 1839 at Danbury, Fairfield Co., CT.2 He was the son of Oliver Canfield Hamlin and Mary Bailey.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

31 August 1850Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT"Alanson B." age 11, b. Danbury CT, with mother (mis-identified as "Alanson B. Ball")2
16 August 1860Lodi, Washtenaw Co., MI"Alanson B." age 21, b. CT, farm laborer, with mother3

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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT, p. 315 (stamped 158).
  3. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Augusta, Washtenaw Co., MI, p. 175.

Sarah Hamlin1

F, #31871, b. circa 1841
     Sarah Hamlin was born circa 1841 at Danbury, Fairfield Co., CT.2 She was the daughter of Oliver Canfield Hamlin and Mary Bailey.1,3

Census, Occupation & Residence

31 August 1850Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT"Sary E." age 9, b. Danbury CT, with parents, etc.2

Citations

  1. [S1714] Pauline Merrick, "Correction to data - Sarah Ball #31871 - email 01," e-mail message from Pauline Merrick (Brookfield MA) to David G. Ball, 28 April 2012.
  2. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT, p. 315 (stamped 158).
  3. [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.

Melvina Ball1

F, #31872, b. circa 1846
     Melvina Ball was born circa 1846 at Redding, Fairfield Co., CT.2 She was the daughter of Joseph B. Ball and Mary Bailey.1 Melvina Ball married Charles Reinold on 11 February 1869 at Brooklyn, Jackson Co., MI.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

31 August 1850Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT"Melvina" age 4, b. Redding CT, with parents, etc.2
16 August 1860Lodi, Washtenaw Co., MI"Melvina" age 14, b. CT, 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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT, p. 315 (stamped 158).
  3. [S1415] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, 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.
  4. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Augusta, Washtenaw Co., MI, p. 175.

Emma Ball1

F, #31873, b. circa 1849, d. 1939
     Emma Ball was born circa 1849 at Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT.2 She was the daughter of Joseph B. Ball and Mary Bailey.1 Emma Ball married Charles D. Fitch on 22 August 1869 at Columbia, Jackson Co., MI.3,4 Emma Ball married Joel Iverson on 26 June 1906 at Brooklyn, Jackson Co., MI.5 Emma Ball died in 1939.5 She was buried at Highland Cemetery, Brooklyn, Jackson Co., MI.5

Census, Occupation & Residence

31 August 1850Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT"Emma" age 9/12, b. Ridgefield CT, with parents, etc.2
16 August 1860Lodi, Washtenaw Co., MI"Emma" age 10, b. CT, with parents, etc.6

Child of Emma Ball and Charles D. Fitch

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. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT, p. 315 (stamped 158).
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Columbia, Jackson Co., MI, ED 2, Sheet 1B (back of stamped 18).
  4. [S1415] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, 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.
  5. [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&, Highland Cemetery, Brooklyn, Jackson Co., MI.
  6. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Augusta, Washtenaw Co., MI, p. 175.

Frank W. Ball1

M, #31874, b. 2 December 1851, d. 1932
     Frank W. Ball was born on 2 December 1851 at Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., CT.2 He was the son of Joseph B. Ball and Mary Bailey.1 Frank W. Ball married Lois M. Smith on 21 February 1875 at Columbia, Jackson Co., MI.3 Frank W. Ball married Anna Melissa Webb on 9 February 1882 at Saline, Washtenaw Co., MI.2 Frank W. Ball died in 1932.4 He was buried at Highland Cemetery, Brooklyn, Jackson Co., MI.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

16 August 1860Lodi, Washtenaw Co., MI"Frank" age 8, b. CT, with parents, etc.5
2 June 1900Columbia, Jackson Co., MI"Frank" age 48, b. CT, farmer, with wife Anna and son Ralph; living next to parents6

Child of Frank W. Ball and Lois M. Smith

Child of Frank W. Ball and Anna Melissa Webb

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. [S1723] Thomas Wilcox, "Frank Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Thomas Wilcox to David G. Ball, 1 May 2012.
  3. [S1415] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, 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.
  4. [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&, Highland Cemetery, Brooklyn, Jackson Co., MI.
  5. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Augusta, Washtenaw Co., MI, p. 175.
  6. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Columbia, Jackson Co., MI, ED 2, Sheet 1B (back of stamped 18).
  7. [S1413] Michigan Deaths 1867-1897, 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.

William E. Ball1

M, #31875, b. circa 1815
     William E. Ball was born circa 1815 at CT.1 He was the son of Cornelius Ball and Eunice (????) William E. Ball married Hannah (????)1 William E. Ball married Harriet (????)2
     Comment by DGB: Parents for William are assumed based on his living only two houses from Mark Ball and father Cornelius on the 1860 census. End of comment.

Census, Occupation & Residence

26 October 1850New Haven, New Haven Co., CT"Wm. E." age 35, b. CT, carpenter, with first wife Hannah and son Elbert1
25 September 1860New Haven, New Haven Co., CT"William" age 45, b. CT, joiner, with second wife Harriet and sons Elbert and Charles; living near brother Mark and father2

Child of William E. Ball and Hannah (????)

Child of William E. Ball and Harriet (????)

Citations

  1. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, Westville, New Haven, New Haven Co., CT, p. 734 (back of stamped 365).
  2. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Haven, New Haven Co., CT, Ward 8, p. 18 (back of stamped 973).