52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors #10 William Edward Ball

I’m running late with my post this week, so I am only featuring the one record for William. I had come across the entry for William Edward Ball (born 1825 in Gothenburg Sweden) in the UK and Ireland, Masters and Mates Certificates, 1850-1927 collection on Ancestry before, but I had only downloaded the first image… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #10 William Edward Ball

Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Ball (Australia-Sweden-England)

The first person in my tree with this surname was my 2x great grandmother Elizabeth Ann Ball.  Elizabeth was born 27 December 1856 in Little Cremorne Street, Richmond in the Colony of Victoria.  She was the daughter of William Edward Ball and Ann Slawson. William Edward Ball married Ann Slawson on 18 January 1855 at… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Ball (Australia-Sweden-England)