Ball, Delos Ambrose

Ball, Delos Ambrose

Male 1904 - 1982  (77 years)

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  • Name Ball, Delos Ambrose  [1
    Born 29 May 1904  Kingston, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Military Draft Registration 16 Feb 1942  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 16 Feb 1942  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 22 Aug 1951  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 17 Oct 1951  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 15 Sep 1978  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 13 Feb 1982  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Lakewood Memorial Park, Elgin, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 8
    Person ID I62140  Sackett | Descendants of Capt. Richard Sackett
    Last Modified 16 Feb 2021 

    Father Ball, James Levi,   b. 22 Mar 1873, Kingston Township, DeKalb, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1951, Union, McHenry, 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, 6
    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, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Living
    +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)
     4. Living
     5. Living
     6. Ball, Clarence,   d. Unknown
     7. Living
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    Family ID F25329  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Berg, Lucille I.,   b. 19 Aug 1901, Steward, Lee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1977, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Children 
     1. Ball, Robert D.,   b. 15 Sep 1926, DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1927, DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Ball, Kenneth Leroy,   b. 28 Sep 1929, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 2004, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Ball, Betty A.,   b. 3 Oct 1930, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 2010  (Age 79 years)
    +4. Ball, Ronald Ray,   b. 10 May 1932, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1999, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     5. Ball, Delos James,   b. 3 Nov 1933, Kingston, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1982  (Age 48 years)
     6. Ball, Peggy Mae,   b. 29 Mar 1935, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1935, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F25350  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Brewer, Lucille Katherine,   b. Abt 1912, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Married 4 Nov 1938  Maquoketa, Jackson County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F25348  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Living 
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F25351  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 May 1904 - Kingston, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ball, Robert D. - 15 Sep 1926 - DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ball, Kenneth Leroy - 28 Sep 1929 - Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ball, Betty A. - 3 Oct 1930 - Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ball, Ronald Ray - 10 May 1932 - Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ball, Delos James - 3 Nov 1933 - Kingston, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ball, Peggy Mae - 29 Mar 1935 - Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Nov 1938 - Maquoketa, Jackson County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Draft Registration - 16 Feb 1942 - Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 16 Feb 1942 - 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 MapsResidence - 15 Sep 1978 - Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Feb 1982 - Elgin, Kane 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. [S2416] Iowa, U.S., Marriage Records, 1880-1951, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2021.
      Name: Lucille Katherine Brewer
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Age: 26
      Birth Date: abt 1912
      Birth Place: Elgin, Illinois
      Marriage Date: 4 Nov 1938
      Marriage Place: Maquoketa, Iowa, USA
      Previous Marriages: First
      Father: Edward A. Brewer
      Mother: Susie Camm
      Spouse: Delos A. Ball

      Name: Delos A. Ball
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 35
      Birth Date: abt 1903
      Birth Place: Kingston, Illinois
      Residence: Elgin, Illinois
      Marriage Date: 4 Nov 1938
      Marriage Place: Maquoketa, Iowa, USA
      Previous Marriages: Second
      Father: James L. Ball
      Mother: Alice Baker
      Spouse: Lucille Katherine Brewer

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S1796] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2021.
      Name: Delos Ambrose Ball
      Race: White
      Age: 37
      Birth Date: 29 May 1904
      Birth Place: Kingston, Illinois
      Residence: Elgin, Kane, Illinois
      Registration Date: 16 Feb 1942
      Registration Place: Elgin, Cook, Illinois, USA
      Employer: Stlas Boiler And Welding Co
      Weight: "186"
      Complexion: Light
      Eye Color: Hazel
      Hair Color: Brown
      Height: "5 8"
      Next of Kin: Lucile Ball, Elgin, Illinois

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S884] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2021.
      Name: Delos Ball
      Social Security Number: 330-03-3416
      Birth Date: 29 May 1904
      Issue Year: Before 1951
      Issue State: Illinois
      Last Residence: 60120, Elgin, Kane, Illinois, USA
      Last Benefit: 60120, Elgin, Kane, Illinois, USA
      Death Date: Feb 1982

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2021.
      The Marengo Beacon News (Marengo, Illinois), 18 Feb 1982, Page 19

      DELOS A. BALL

      Delos A. Ball, 77, 863 Suzanne Lane, Elgin, died Saturday, Feb. 13, 1982, in Sherman Hospital, Elgin.

      He was born May 29, 1904 In Kingston, the son of James and Alice Baker Ball.

      He married Mabel Hollngsworth Dec. 6, 1979, who survives.

      He operated the B & G Boiler and Welding Co. in Elgin for many years. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Watch City Arte No. 1047.

      Surviving in addition to his wife are three sons, Ronald R. of Elgin, Delos J. of South Elgin, and Kenneth L. of Burlington; one daughter, Mrs. Nelson (Betty) Oman of Dallas, Texas; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; three brothers, Howard of Union, Ray of Huntley, and Floyd of Truman, Ark. ; and four sisters, Viola Knaak of Elgin, Mrs. Harold (Leila) Diedrick of Daggett, Mich., and Sadie Oglesby and Mrs. Elmer (Edna) Harting, both of Huntley.

      Preceding him in death, in addition to his parents, were two children in infancy, and two brothers, Clarence and William.

      Funeral services were held in Elgin on Tuesday afternoon followed by burial in Lakewood. Memorial Park Cemetery.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    6. [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

    7. [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

    8. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2021.
      Memorial ID 222913785
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/222913785

      Delos Ambrose Ball
      Birth 29 May 1904
      Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA
      Death 13 Feb 1982 (aged 77)
      Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA
      Burial
      Lakewood Memorial Park
      Elgin, Cook County, Illinois, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith


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