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James Edward "Jim" Ball
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Birth: Dec. 1, 1850
New Canton
Hawkins County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Sep. 29, 1935
Sullivan County
Tennessee, USA

1870: age 19; location unknown, probably Virginia.

Tennessee Marriages, 1796-1950
Name: James E. Ball
Spouse's Name: Polly Ann Starnes
License Date: 25 Oct 1875
Event Place: Greene, Tennessee

Oct. 27, 1875: age 24; married to Mary Ann Starnes, age 30, by Rev. Wilson A. Headrick, Freewill Baptist Minister, at Laurel Gap (Baileyton), TN. In 1876, Headrick was Pastor at Beech's Chapel, Grassy Creek, Roaring Spring and Cedar Point Baptist Churches.

1880: District 11, Greene, TN, dwelling 39
Elizabeth Starnes Self 64 Tennessee, widowed, keeping house (mother-in-law)
Rebecca J. Ball Granddaughter 18 Tennessee, works in house

Jun. 2-3, 1880: District 11, Greene, TN, dwelling 40
James Ball Self 29 Tennessee, farmer
Mary A Ball Wife 30 Tennessee, keeping house
Eliza E Ball Daughter 3 Tennessee
John M Ball Son 1 Tennessee

1900: Civil District 16, Greene, TN, dwelling 54
Rebecca Ball Head 73, Jan 1827 Tennessee, widowed sister-in-law (Rev. Lewis B. Ball's widow)
Eliza Ball Niece 23, Aug 1876 Tennessee, servant, reads/writes (daughter)

1900: Civil District 16, Greene, TN, dwelling 55
James O Ball Head 50, Dec 1850 Tennessee, illiterate farmer, married 23 years
Polly A Ball Wife 54, Feb 1846 Tennessee, reads/writes
John M Ball Son 21, Jun 1879 Tennessee, illiterate farm laborer
George J Ball Son 19, Sep 1881 Tennessee, farm laborer, reads/writes
Cirelda J Ball Daughter 16, May 1884 Tennessee, illiterate

1910: Civil District 16, Greene, TN, dwelling 49
John H Poe Head 33, laborer farm (son-in-law)
Eliza E Poe Wife 33 (daughter)
Florence I Poe Daughter 7

1910: Civil District 16, Greene, TN, dwelling 50
James E Ball Head 59, Tennessee, laborer farm
Polly A Ball Wife 63 Tennessee
John M Ball Son 29, Tennessee, widower, fireman sawmill
Hazel C Ball Granddaughter 4 Tennessee

1920: Civil District 16, Greene, TN, dwelling 123
George Ball 39 Head, Owns home, Tennessee, farmer, reads/writes (son)
Nettie P Ball 34 Wife, Tennessee, reads/writes
Esmond L Ball 13 Son, Tennessee, helper home farm
Alford O Ball 9 Son, Tennessee
Mary J Ball 8 Daughter, Tennessee
John C Ball 6 Son, Tennessee
Hila C Gardner 22 Single Sister-in-law, Tennessee, helper, reads/writes

1920: Civil District 16, Greene, TN, dwelling 124
John M Ball Head 43 Tennessee, farmer
Clara H Ball Daughter 14 Tennessee, helper
James J Ball Father 70 Tennessee, retired, illiterate
Pollyann Ball Mother 73 Tennessee

1930: District 16, Greene, Tennessee
John M Ball Head 52 Tennessee, widower, farmer
James E Ball Father 80 Tennessee, widower, retired
Hazel C Doty Daughter F 24 Tennessee
I Newton Doty Son-in-law 26 Tennessee, public schoolteacher
Hartsel H Doty Grandson M 3 Tennessee 
Family links: 
  Milton Edward Ball (1826 - 1912)
  Louisa Elizabeth McCarroll Ball (1827 - 1905)
  Mary Ann Starnes Ball (1845 - 1927)
  Elizabeth E. Ball Poe (1876 - 1966)*
  John Milton Ball (1878 - 1952)*
  George James Ball (1880 - 1966)*
  Schrilda Jane Ball Kelley (1884 - 1970)*
  James Edward Ball (1850 - 1935)
  Lewis B. Ball (1852 - 1926)*
  Mary Ellen Ball Keller (1855 - 1939)*
  Rebecca Jane Ball Ball (1857 - 1933)*
  Mahala Ball Fields (1863 - 1927)*
  Sarah M. Ball Rednour (1867 - 1939)*
  Emma M. Ball Jones (1872 - 1949)*
*Calculated relationship
Caney Creek Old Cemetery
Greene County
Tennessee, USA
Maintained by: Lost Mountaineer
Originally Created by: BookGoddess
Record added: Jun 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70986178
James Edward Jim Ball
Added by: Ken - TN
James Edward Jim Ball
Added by: Ken - TN
James Edward Jim Ball
Added by: Lost Mountaineer
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- Lost Mountaineer
 Added: Jul. 30, 2015
I wish I could have had the pleasure of getting to know you. I know you must have a very generious person fromwhat I've been able to learn about your life. You have always had a very special place in my heart.Rest in peace grandfather,Your lovinggreat gra...(Read more)
- Frances Ball Embrey
 Added: Jun. 14, 2013

- Lost Mountaineer
 Added: Aug. 12, 2012

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