Family: Ball, James Levi / Baker, Alice Maud (F25329)

m. 22 Aug 1901


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  • Ball, James LeviFather | Male
    Ball, James Levi

    Born  22 Mar 1873  Kingston Township, DeKalb, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Oct 1951  Union, McHenry, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Married  22 Aug 1901  [1, 2]  Belvidere, Boone County, Illinois, USA  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Ball, Delos W. | F25296 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Reynolds, Mary Jane | F25296 Group Sheet 

    Baker, Alice MaudMother | Female
    Baker, Alice Maud

    Born  Jun 1880   
    Died  1959   
    Buried    Union Cemetery, Union, McHenry, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Baker, Ambrose Ault | F25332 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Adams, Lucy V. | F25332 Group Sheet 

    Ball, William EdwardChild 1 | Male
    + Ball, William Edward

    Born  9 Oct 1900  Belvidere, Boone County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Sep 1978  Crystal Lake, Mchenry, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Bluff City Cemetery, Elgin, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Zimmerman, Bessie Martha | F25333 
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    Ball, Delos AmbroseChild 3 | Male
    + Ball, Delos Ambrose

    Born  29 May 1904  Kingston, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Feb 1982  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Lakewood Memorial Park, Elgin, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Berg, Lucille I. | F25350 
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    Spouse  Brewer, Lucille Katherine | F25348 
    Married  4 Nov 1938  Maquoketa, Jackson County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Living | F25351 
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    Ball, ClarenceChild 6 | Male
    Ball, Clarence

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    LivingChild 8 | Female
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    Spouse  Living | F25362 
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    Spouse  Living | F25338 
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    Spouse  Living | F25339 
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 12 Feb 2021.
      The Daily Chronicle (De Kalb, Illinois), 17 Oct 1951, Page 2

      JAMES BALL

      Kingston, Oct 17.--James Ball, 78, of Union, died at 2 o'clock this morning, Oct 17, 1951 at his home of a heart attack.

      He was born in Kingston Township, March 22, 1873 the son of Delos and Mary Reynolds-Ball. His marriage to Alice Baker of Kingston took place, on August 22, 1901. He was a retired farmer and moved to Union several years ago.

      Surviving are his widow, Alice: six sons, William, Delos and Floyd of Elgin, Clarence of Union, Howard of Woodstock, Ray of Huntley and four daughters, Sadie and Edna or Huntley, Lela of Algonquin and Viola of Elgin; four brothers, Frank A., Harley, Jay W. of Kingston, Edward of Belvidere; two sisters, Dalsey Powell of Elgin and Lillie Powers of California.

      Funeral services will be held at 2 p. m on Friday, Oct. 19 at the Union Church. Burial will be in the Union Cemetery.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    2. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 16 Feb 2021.
      Marengo Beacon/Republican-News (Marengo, Illinois), 16 Aug 1951, Page 20

      James Balls To Celebrate 50th Anniversary

      Open house will be held from 2 to 4 o'clock p.m. Sunday, by Mr. and Mrs. James Ball at their home in Union for their friends and relatives in observance of their 50th wedding anniversary which will occur on Wednesday, August 22.

      Mr. and Mrs. Ball were married August 22, 1901 in Belvidere, They resided in Beividere, Kingston; and on a farm east of Union for the past 25 years. For the last 7 years, they have lived in Union. Mrs. Ball is 73 years old and her husband is 78 years old.

      The couple have ten children, namely: William Ball, Floyd Ball, Delos Ball, and Viola Marsek of Elgin; Lelia Diedrick, Algonquin; Clarence Ball, Union; Ray Ball, Sadie Alio, and Edna Harting, Huntley; Howard Ball, Woodstock. They have 26 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith


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