Margaret M Ball

4 May 1891–1963 (Age 71)
Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Margaret M

When Margaret M Ball was born on 4 May 1891, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, her father, William Henry Ball, was 35 and her mother, Emma V. Losee, was 23. She married Cecil Fremont Adams on 8 November 1924, in Franklin, Ohio, United States. She lived in Montgomery Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Franklin Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. She died in 1963, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in London, Madison, Ohio, United States.

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Cecil Fremont Adams
Margaret M Ball
Marriage: 8 November 1924

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 5
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 7
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1910 · The BSA is Made
Age 19
Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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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  • Margaret M Adams in household of Jerry J Conroi, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Margaret M Adams in household of Emma V Conroy, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Margaret Ball in household of Jerry Conroy, "United States Census, 1920"

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