Elizabeth Ball

16 March 1728–
Eaton Socon, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Ball was christened on 16 March 1728, in Eaton Socon, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Ball, was 42 and her mother, Jane Skinner, was 36.

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Family Time Line

John Ball
1685–
Jane Skinner
1691–1783
Mary Ball
1712–
Ann Ball
1714–
Jane Ball
1716–
John Ball
1718–
Benjamin Ball
1723–
James Ball
1726–
Elizabeth Ball
1728–

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World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

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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  • Elizabeth Ball, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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