Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Sarah Ball

Female 1712 - Aft 1757  (> 46 years)


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  • Name Sarah Ball 
    Born 14 Jan 1711/12  Bewdley, St. Mary's White Chapel, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1757  Belle-Air, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I032946  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father James Ball,   b. 15 Oct 1678, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1754, Bewdley, St. Mary's White Chapel, Lancaster County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Mary Conway,   b. 16 Feb 1685/86, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1730, St. Mary's White Chapel, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 16 Apr 1707  St. Mary's White Chapel, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19507  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Charles Ewell,   b. Abt 1712, St. Mary's White Chapel, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 23 Aug 1749, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Married 22 Sep 1736  St. Mary's White Chapel, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Ewell,   b. Bef 1740, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Marianne Ewell,   b. 1740, 'Bel Air' Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1814, 'Vaucluse' Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Jesse Ewell,   b. 24 Sep 1743, 'Bel Air' Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1805, 'Bel Air' Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     4. James Ewell,   b. 17 Nov 1746, 'Bel Air' Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1809, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     5. Charles Ewell,   b. Abt 1747, 'Bel Air' Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1806, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F19512  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Benjamin Grayson,   b. 1684, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1757, Belle-Air, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1752  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • not proved, but this is the only widow Ewell in the area and time
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F14502  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Widow Ewell===
      Prince William County, Virginia Deeds {Antient Press}: Liber M; 1749 - 1752; pp 72-73
      THIS INDENTURE made this 16th day of April in ye year 1750 Between BERTRAND EWELL of one part and WM. MARTIN of the other part Witnesseth tht sd BERTRAND EWELL for the yearly rents & Covenants mentioned hath granted to farm lett unto sd WILLIAM MARTIN a parcel of land containing One hundred & twenty acres in the County of Prince William on ye So. side of QUANTICOE Beginning at a black Oak saplin standing in line of WILLIAM BENNET Deced and a Corner of ye land leased to ALEXANDER BELL on QUANTICOE RUN extending from thence So. Wt. to a line of WM. BENNITT JUNR. thence with his line No. Wt. to QUANTICOE RUN thence down ye sd Run No. Et. crossing QUANTICOE RUN to a red Oak Corner to JOHN FARROW deced & corner to ye land leased to ye sd BELL thence with BELLS line So. Et, to the first beginning To Have and To Hold unto said WILLIAM MARTIN and his assigns during the Natural lives of ye said WILLIAM MARTIN, MARY MARTIN & JAMES WITHERS & for the Natural life of ye longest liver of them paying yearly the sum of Fifty shillings Currancy at or before the Tenth day of April yearly and if the yearly rent be unpaid the space of ninety days and there shall not bee goods and chattles of sd WILLIAM MARTIN upon sd premises sufficient by distress to pay rents that then the sd BERTRAND EWELL into the said premises to reenter to have again and ye sd WILLIAM MARTIN doth agree that the Land sold for ye use of a MILL to SARAH EWELL and the heirs of CHARLES EWELL deced shall not be included in this sale but taken out of ye use of sd MILL & is excepted by BERTRAND EWELL from this Lease. In Witness whereof the sd BERTD. EWELL & sd WM. MARTIN
      have set their hands and seals
      in presence of us WM BALLENDINE. BERTRAND EWELL
      THOMAS WHITE, WM. ROOKARD, WILLIAMe\MARTIN
      GILBERT CRUPPER
      At a Court held for the County of Prince William the 23d day of April 1750
      BERTRAND EWELL gent & WILLIAM MARTIN acknowledged this Lease and is admitted to record

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