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

David 'Jr' Ball

Male 1735 - 1811  (76 years)


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  • Name David 'Jr' Ball 
    Born 1735  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Nov 1811  Bay View, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I73539  Tree1
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 

    Father George Ball,   b. Bef 1716, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1770, Northumberland County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 54 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anna Taylor,   b. Abt 1716, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1782, Northumberland County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 14 Jun 1736  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • June 14, 1736, George Ball and Anna, daughter of Eliz. Taylor
    Family ID F37785  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Haynie,   b. 28 Nov 1742, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Nov 1758  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Ball,   b. Bef 1779, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1815, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 36 years)  [natural]
     2. Judith Ball,   b. Bef 1779, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F18084  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1762-1766 Administrations Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 667
      Dameron, Thomas, est. adm. by Bartholomew Dameron, with David Ball Junr. and Joseph Ball sec. 13 October 1766
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      1770-1772 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book #8; [Lewis & Booker]; Page 73
      Ball, George
      W. W. 29 June 1770---W. P. 8 October 1770
      Wife Anne-use of the plantation I now live on during her natural life in lieu of her right of dower, and the use of my part of a water mill that I now have with my brother David Ball, and the use of negroes Peter, Will, Jean, Harry,and Dick, during her natural life and after her death:-
      Negroes Peter and Will, to be equally divided between my two daughters Sarah, and Martha Ball.
      Negro Jean and her increase, to daughter Sarah Ball,
      Negro Harry, to my son David Ball, and Dick, I give to my son David Ball Jun.
      Wife Anne-my chair, harness, and chair horses.
      Son David-land I now live on after death of my wife with my part of the mill after my wifes death, negro woman Judie and her increase, my sword and pistols and the personal estate he already has,and three negroes Dick, Harry, and Cate.
      If my brother David dies without issue of his body, then my son David will have an estate which is intailed on me, and then I give the three negroes Dick, Harry, and Cate, to be equally divided between my two daughters Sarah and Martha Ball. If my son David should refuse to deliver the three negroes to my two daughters in case my brother David should die without issue of his body, the land given my son David to be sold and the money equally divided between my two daughters Sarah, and Martha Ball, and their heirs.
      Son Thomas Ball-has all the estate I intended to give him, by a deed of gift.
      Daughter Mary Taylor-six negroes Young Sorofie, Robin, Phillis, Spencer, Sam, and George.
      Daughter Sarah Ball-negro boy Charles, negro woman Jean, after the death of her mother, and the chest of drawers called hers. Daughter Martha Ball-negro girl Betty.
      My father George Ball dec' d, by his last will gave me five negroes after the death of my mother Grace Ball, and directed how I should give the negroes after death of my mother.
      I gave to my brother Joseph Ball-Roben.
      I gave to my brother Rich'd Ball-Mime.
      I gave to my sister Harris Downman-Dinah.
      I gave to my sister Grace Downman-in her life time, young Sorefee and thento my daughter Mary Taylor. Sharick the son of Dinah that was born in the lifetime of my mother Grace Ball dec Igave to my brother David Ball.
      Daughter Mary Taylor-one good bed and furniture and ten pounds current money.
      Rest of my negroes to my two daughters Sarah, and Martha Ball, to be equally divided between them.
      Wife Ann Ball, and two daughters Sarah, and Martha Ball-all my personal estate not before given to be equally divided between them.
      Wife Ann Ball and son David Ball, executors.
      Witness: Samuel Dameron, Joseph Moore, and Hannah Ball
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      MILLER, Martha, widow "being old." 22 Apr. 1774. Rec. 21 Mar. 1776.
      Nephew: John Taylor, son of my Brother Thomas Taylor. Cousin: Martha Ball, dau of Capt. Geo. Ball, Frankie Carter, dau of Dale Carter. Nephew: Thomas Ball. Sarah Ball, dau of Capt. Geo. Ball, Elizabeth Portes Ball, dau of my nephew Thomas Ball. Sister: Anna Ball. Nephew: David Ball. Cousins: Sarah Ball & Martha Taylor. Overseer: Benj. Willis. "To old Jenny her bed" and 1 cow. "To my nephew John Taylor my blind Boy Adam and the Care of old Patrick as a Freeman." Nephew: David Ball, Jr. Exors: David Ball, Jr. & John Taylor. Wits: Joseph Williams, Margaret Ball, Sarah Jones. W.B. 20, p. 94.
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      1776-1780 Record Book #10; Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 514
      Ball, David
      W. W. 11 November 1779---W, P. 10 January 1780
      Cousin David Ball, son of my brother George Ball-the tract of land in Lancaster County which was given to me by my Uncle David Ball, to him and the male heir of his body lawfully begotten, and also all the negroes that were given to me by my Uncle David Ball.
      Cousin David Ball, son of my brother Joseph Ball-the land whereon I now live, to him and the lawfully begotten heirs of his body, and for want of such to his brother John Ball and the lawfull heirs of his body, and for want of such to William Ball and the lawfully begotten heirs of his body.
      Cousin David Ball, son of my brother Joseph Ball-to pay unto my brother Richard Ball, one hundred and twenty pounds current money within four months after my death, otherwise I give my brother Richard Ball, Winne and her two children, and their increase. Cousin Ann Conways eldest daughter-negro man Shadrack.
      Cousin Richard Ball, son of my brother Richard Ball-two thousand pounds of crop tobacco.
      Cousin John Ball, son of my brother Joseph Ball-three thousand pounds of crop tobacco at one thousand a year, towards giving him a good education.
      Cousin David Ball, son of my brother Joseph Ball-all the rest of my estate not before given, real and personal.
      Cousin David Ball, Junr., son of my brother George Ball, and David Ball son of my brother Joseph Ball, executors.
      Witness: Charles Lattimore, Junr., Jesse Clutton, and Betty Ball.
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      1773-1783 Administrations Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 537
      Ball, Anna, est. adm. by David Ball, and George Ball. 14 October 1782
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      1783-1785 Record Book #12; Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 140
      Ball, Richard, of St. Stephen's Parish
      W. W. 28 (no month) 1781---W. P. 8 March 1784
      Son George Ball-land whereon I live.
      Son Richard Ball-negro girl Jeanye, and five silver spoons, and if he should die before he comes of age or married, the said negro or negroes to be equally divided among all my children.
      I lend my wife-negroes Juda, Winny, and Molley, and a equal part of my personal estate with the children, and a third of my land, and at her death to be equally divided among all my children,but if she should take her thirds of my estate, then the above gift to be divided among all my children, and her thirds to be divided among all my children at her death.
      To grandchild Frances Edwards-one negro Nan, that I lent to my daughter Hannah Edwards, and little Tom to be left in the hands of my executor 'till the said Frances Edwards should come to the age of twenty one or marriage, and if she should die before she comes to the age of twenty one or marriage, the said negroes to be equally divided among all my children, and George Edwards shall never be concerned with the said negroes that I leave my grandchild.
      Rest of my estate to be equally divided between my children George Ball, Frances Ball, Betty Ball, Nancy Ball, Grace Ball, and Richard Ball.
      Son George Ball, son Richard Ball, and my brother George Ball's son David Ball, executors.
      Witness: Sarah Smithers, John Smithers, Frances Ball, and George Smithers.

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