Ann Ball

19 February 1798–30 January 1869 (Age 70)
Belper, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Ball was born on 19 February 1798, in Belper, Derbyshire, England, her father, Thomas Ball, was 29 and her mother, Hannah Carrington, was 35. She married Thomas Taylor on 22 August 1813, in Duffield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Duffield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 30 January 1869, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Taylor
Ann Ball
Marriage: 22 August 1813
Elizabeth Taylor
Emma Taylor
Abraham Taylor
William Taylor
Hannah Taylor
James Taylor
Susannah Taylor
Anne Taylor
Sarah Taylor
Daniel Taylor

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 August 1813Duffield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 2
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    1815 · Manchester Dock in Liverpool Built
    Age 17
    In 1815, the Manchester Dock in Liverpool was constructed by John Foster Sr. It was an important gateway for coal and manufactured goods mainly corn and cotton. It closed in 1929.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 21
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English bal, ball(e) ‘ball, sphere, globe, round body’ (Old French balle or Old English beall(a)), a nickname for a short, obese person.English: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a knoll or rounded hill, from the same Middle English word, bal(le) as in 1 above, but applied topographically.English: from a Middle English adjective ball (weak form balle) in the sense ‘bald’, from ball ‘white streak, bald place’.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Thomas Taylor and Ann Ball

    Thomas Taylor was born on May 12, 1790, and died on January 23, 1865. Ann Ball was boarn February 19, 1798, and died on January 30, 1869. They are buried in the Springville City Cemetery, Springvill …

    Sources (48)

    • Anne Taylor in household of Tho Taylor, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Ann Evans in entry for Thomas C. Taylor, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Ann Taylor in household of Thomas Taylor, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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