Col. Joseph BALL
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Joseph BALL was born May 25, 1649 in Millenbeck, Lancaster, Virginia and died July 11, 1711 in Oakley, Lancaster, Virginia. He married Mary MONTAGUE, daughter of Peter MONTAGUE and Mary DOODES. She was born 1665 in Christchurch, King George, Virginia, and died Apr. 12, 1743 in Ferry Far, King George, Virginia.

Children of Joseph Ball and Mary Montague:
1. John Ball, b. abt. 1670 in Virginia; d. abt. 1742 in Fairfax Co., Virginia
2. Martha Ball
3. Frances Ball, b. Oct. 13, 1709 in Virginia; d. Abt. 1730 in Virginia
4. Mary Ball, b. Bet. 1708-1709; d. Aug 25, 1789 in Mount Vernon, Fairfax Co. Virginia; m. Augustine Washington; She became the mother of George Washington, first president of the United States.
5. Sarah Ball, b. Jan 13, 1711 in Bewdley, Lancaster. Virginia


Joseph BALL Colonel was born on 25 May 1649 in England. He died on 25 Jun 1711 in Lancaster Co., VA. He signed a will on 25 Jun 1711 in Lancaster Co., VA. names step daughter Elizabeth Johnson,
100 A. of land for life this is used for proof of marriage in this source. He had an estate probated on 11 Jul 1711 in Lancaster Co., VA. He resided at in Epping Forest, Lancaster Co VA. Parents of Mary BALL and grandparents of George WASHINGTON. Mary Sue BALL Wilson's book says 'Educated in England, settled in London married first there. Barrister of Law at the English Bar.' He was married to Elizabeth ROMENY (daughter of William ROMNEY) in 1675 in VA. Elizabeth ROMENY died before 1703 in VA. Joseph BALL Colonel and Elizabeth ROMENY had the following children:
+16 i. Hannah\ Francis BALL.
+17 ii. Elizabeth BALL.
+18 iii. Esther BALL.
+19 iv. Ann BALL.
+20 v. Joseph BALL.
He was married to Mary BENNETT (daughter of BENNETT) after 6 Feb 1707 in Lancaster Co., VA. after the gift of deed to his children from first wife. Mary BENNETT was born in 1665 in West Chester, England/King George Co VA. date and King George, VA from Ball Beginnings She died in 1721 in Westmoreland co Va. Joseph BALL Colonel and Mary BENNETT had the following children:
21 i. Hannah BALL.
+22 ii. Mary BALL.