Ball, William Edward

Ball, William Edward

Male 1900 - 1978  (77 years)

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  • Name Ball, William Edward  [1, 2
    Born 9 Oct 1900  Belvidere, Boone County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 22 Aug 1951  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 17 Oct 1951  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 15 Sep 1978  Crystal Lake, McHenry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Buried Bluff City Cemetery, Elgin, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Siblings 9 siblings 
    Person ID I62139  Sackett | Descendants of Capt. Richard Sackett
    Last Modified 16 Feb 2021 

    Father Ball, James Levi,   b. 22 Mar 1873, Kingston Township, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1951, Union, McHenry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Baker, Alice Maud,   b. Jun 1880,   d. 1959  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1901  Belvidere, Boone County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Children 10 children 
    +1. Ball, William Edward,   b. 9 Oct 1900, Belvidere, Boone County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1978, Crystal Lake, McHenry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
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    +3. Ball, Delos Ambrose,   b. 29 May 1904, Kingston, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1982, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
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     6. Ball, Clarence,   d. Unknown
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    Family ID F25329  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Zimmerman, Bessie Martha,   b. 28 Feb 1908, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1964  (Age 56 years) 
    Children 
     1. Ball, Richard Irving,   b. Abt 1930, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Last Modified 13 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F25333  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Oct 1900 - Belvidere, Boone County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ball, Richard Irving - Abt 1930 - Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 22 Aug 1951 - Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 17 Oct 1951 - Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Sep 1978 - Crystal Lake, McHenry County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bluff City Cemetery, Elgin, Cook County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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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. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 12 Feb 2021.
      Memorial ID 44356995
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/44356995

      William Edward Ball
      Birth 9 Oct 1900
      Belvidere, Boone County, Illinois, USA
      Death 15 Sep 1978 (aged 77)
      Crystal Lake, McHenry County, Illinois, USA
      Burial
      Bluff City Cemetery
      Elgin, Cook County, Illinois, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [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

    4. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 12 Feb 2021.
      The Marengo Beacon News (Marengo, Illinois), 21 Sep 1978, Page 11

      WILLIAM E. BALL

      William E. Ball, 77, 338 Sexauer Ave. Elgin, died Friday, Sept. i5, in the Crystal Pines Nursing Home, Crystal Lake.

      He was born Oct. 9, 1900 in Belvidere, the son of James and Alice Baker Ball. He was employed at B&G Welding in Elgin. He was a member of the Calvary Lutheran Church.

      Surviving are three sons, Richard of Round Lake Beach, William arid Bruce, both of Elgin; two daughters, Mrs. Floyd (Marion) Lungren of St. Charles, and Mrs. Gene (Virginia) Wood of Baraboo, Wisc.; 19 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; four brothers, Delos and Floyd, both of Elgin, Ray of Huntley, and Howard of Union; and four sisters, Mrs. Elmer (Edna) Harting and Sadie Oglesby, both of Huntley, Viola Knack of Elgin, and Mrs. Harold (Leila) Diedrick of Michigan.

      He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Bessie Zimmerman Ball in 1964; and one brother, Clarence of Union.

      Funeral services were held Monday afternoon in the Calvary Lutheran Church. Burial was in Bluff City Cemetery, Elgin.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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