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Martha Overby Ball
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Birth: Sep. 24, 1805
Laurens County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 1881
Washington County
Texas, USA

Martha Overby-Ball was the daughter of Nimrod Overby and his first wife (unknown name). She was born in Laurens County, SC and married George Ball, Jr. in Laurens County 04 February 1824. (Proven by Bible Records).

She and George left Laurens County about 1833 and settled in Pickens County, Alabama until 1850. They then left Alabama for Texas where they lived in Washington, Austin and Colorado Counties in Texas. Martha's husband George died in Colorado County in 1867 and is buried in the Old Osage Cemetery. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nimrod Overby (1770 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  George Ball (1801 - 1867)
 
 Children:
  Absalom Martin Ball (1825 - 1899)*
  Mary E Ball Roberson (1826 - 1887)*
  Jemima Elizabeth Ball Roberson (1829 - 1905)*
  Joanna Catherine Ball Stewart (1831 - 1872)*
  Martha Jane Ball Taylor (1835 - 1867)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Martha Ball wife of George Ball
Born Sept. 24, 1805
Died April 30, 1881
Aged 75 ys., 7 ms., 6 ds.
Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord
 
Burial:
Prairie Lea Cemetery
Brenham
Washington County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 4, Range 2
 
Created by: LisaBee, Texas
Record added: Nov 28, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9978738
Martha <i>Overby</i> Ball
Added by: LisaBee, Texas
 
Martha <i>Overby</i> Ball
Added by: Frank Parker
 
Martha <i>Overby</i> Ball
Added by: LisaBee, Texas
 
 
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- Amy the Spirit Seeker
 Added: Feb. 21, 2010

- Priscilla Gaskins
 Added: Mar. 10, 2007
For my 3rd Great-Grandmother~
- LisaBee, Texas
 Added: Nov. 28, 2004
 
 
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