Andrew David Ball

17 November 1907–14 April 1953 (Age 45)
Giles, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Andrew David

When Andrew David Ball was born on 17 November 1907, in Giles, Tennessee, United States, his father, Edgar Thomas Ball, was 26 and his mother, Emma Kate Gilbert, was 28. He married Nelle Stevenson on 10 September 1949, in Giles, Tennessee, United States. He lived in Fort Thomas, Campbell, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Civil District 7, Giles, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 14 April 1953, in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Maplewood Cemetery, Pulaski, Giles, Tennessee, United States.

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Andrew David Ball
Nelle Stevenson
Marriage: 10 September 1949

Spouse and Children

10 September 1949
Giles, Tennessee, United States

Parents and Siblings


    Emma Kate Gilbert




    Mary Gilbert Ball



    Edgar Thomas Ball Jr.


World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Age 7

Fort Thomas was incorporated by the Commonwealth of Kentucky on 27 February 1867. Originally, the area was named the District of the Highlands and it was changed by vote of the property owners to “Fort Thomas” on 6 October 1914.

Age 13

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a short, fat person, from Middle English bal(le) ‘ball’ (Old English ball, Old Norse bǫllr).2 English: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a knoll or rounded hill, from the same Middle English word, bal(le), used in this sense.3 English: from the Old Norse personal name Balle, derived either from ballr ‘dangerous’ or bǫllr ‘ball’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Andrew D Ball, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Andrew D Ball in household of Edgar T Ball, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Andrew Ball in household of E T Ball, "United States Census, 1920"

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