Martha <I>Overby</I> Ball

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Martha Overby Ball

  • Birth 24 Sep 1805 Laurens County, South Carolina, USA
  • Death 30 Apr 1881 Washington County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Brenham, Washington County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Section 4, Range 2
  • Memorial ID 9978738

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.

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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





  • Created by: LisaBee, Texas
  • Added: 28 Nov 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9978738
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Overby Ball (24 Sep 1805–30 Apr 1881), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9978738, citing Prairie Lea Cemetery, Brenham, Washington County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by LisaBee, Texas (contributor 46562919) .