Lewis Heisler Ball

Lewis Heisler Ball

Birth
Mill Creek, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 18 Oct 1933 (aged 72)
Faulkland, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 7473032 · View Source
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US Congressman, US Senator. He was a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Medical School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and had a career as a physician prior to his entering politics. He served a term as treasurer for the state of Delaware before being elected as a Republican to represent Delaware as an At-Large Delegate in the United States House of Representatives, serving from1 1901 to 1903. In 1903 was elected as a Republican Senator from Delaware to the United States Senate, filling vacancy for an unexpired term. He served until 1905, then returned to his medical practice in Delaware. In 1918 he was elected to another Senate term, serving this time from 1919 to 1925. Upon the expiration of this term he once more to resume his medical practice, which he performed until his death in 1933.


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  • Originally Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 21 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7473032
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lewis Heisler Ball (21 Sep 1861–18 Oct 1933), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7473032, citing Saint James Episcopal Church Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .