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William Ball
Birth: Jun. 2, 1641
Berkshire, England
Death: Sep. 30, 1694
Lancaster County
Virginia, USA

CAPT. WILLIAM BALL, Jr., (8--2), of St. Mary's Parish, Lancaster Co., Va., b. June 2, 1641, in England; d. Sept. 30, 1694, in Virginia; made will Sept. 28, 1694; probated Nov. 4, 1694; m. (first) Mary or Margaret Williamson, dau. of James Williamson, of Rappahannock Co., Va.; (second) Miss Harris, of Bay View, Northumberland Co., Va.; (third) Margaret Downman, dau. of Rawleigh Downman. (It is not positively known that Capt. Ball married thrice, but it is positively known that he married Margaret Downman, and the other marriages have the authority of long accepted tradition.) Issue:
9-1. WILLIAM, b. 1676, m. Hannah Beale
9-2. Richard, Capt., of Lancaster Co., Va., b. 1677; d. 1726; will probated Feb. 3, 1726; m. 1700, Sarah Young, d. 1742; will dated Aug. 6, 1742; probated Sept. 10, 1742.
9-3. JAMES, b. 1678;
9-4. Joseph, Capt., of Coan, Northumberland Co., Va., b. 1680; d. 1721; will dated Oct. 19, 1720; probated Sept. 15, 1721; m. Mary Spencer, dau. of Col. Nicholas Spencer, of Northumberland Co., Va., who served as a Burgess, 1666, and was appointed Indian Commissioner, 1676; Secretary of the Colony, and of the King's Council, 1681; and President of the Council from 1683 to 1684, and had issue.
9-5. George, Capt., of Wicomico, Northumberland Co., Va., d.1746; will dated April 14, 1746, probated June 9, 1746; served as Justice and member of the County Court, 1729, 1731 and 1741; and as HighSheriff, 1743; m. (first) Miss Hayhie; (second) Grace Waddy, and had issue.
9-6. Samuel (twin), of St. Markes Parish, Culpeper Co., Va., b. Sept.26, 1686; d. 1751; was one of the first Vestrymen of St. Mark's, 1731; m. Nov. 25, 1717, Ann Tayloe, and had issue.
9-7. David (twin), b. Sept. 26, 1686; d. Dec. 14, 1732; m. (first) Mary-; (second) May 29, 1727, Ellen Heale, dau. of George Heale, of Lancaster Co., Va.; his wid. m. (second) Dec. 20, 1736, Moore Fauntleroy.
9-8. Stretchley, d. young.
9-9. Margaret, d. 1758; will dated Sept. 13, 1758; m. 1715 Rawleigh Downman, son of Rawleigh and (Travers) Downman, of Lancaster Co., Va., and had issue.
COLONIAL FAMILIES OF THE Southern States of America, BALL FAMILY, page 31. 
Family links: 
  William Ball (1615 - 1680)
  Hannah Atherold Ball (1615 - 1695)
  Richard Ball (1675 - 1726)*
  James Ball (1678 - 1754)*
  George Ball (1683 - 1746)*
  Samuel Ball (1686 - 1751)*
  David Ball (1686 - 1732)*
  Margaret Ball Downman (1694 - 1758)*
  William Ball (1641 - 1694)
  Joseph Ball (1649 - 1711)*
  Hannah Ball Fox (1650 - 1709)*
*Calculated relationship
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Record added: Jun 23, 2010
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William Ball
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William Ball
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William Ball
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- dhbღ
 Added: Apr. 22, 2017
Rest in peace from decendent Marilyn Myers.
- Marilyn Myers
 Added: Apr. 8, 2017
7th great grandfather, R.I.P
- Gaynor Spencer
 Added: Mar. 19, 2017
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