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Family: Ball James / Parkinson Harriet (F7)

m. 24 Jun 1916


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  • Father | Male
    Ball James

    Born  17 Sep 1890  124 Ashworth Street, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 Oct 1931  Garthowen 10 Campbell Street, Bexley, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  6 Oct 1931  Woronora Cemetery, Sutherland, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  24 Jun 1916  [1, 2, 3]  Baptist Church, Liverpool, NSW, Australia  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Ball John James | F19 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Royds Emily | F19 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Parkinson Harriet

    Born  17 Sep 1879  Beck Lane Carlinghow, Batley, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Jul 1940  24 Hampton Court Road, Kogarah, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  13 Jul 1940  Woronora Cemetery, Sutherland, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Parkinson William Henry | F20 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Midgley Martha Jane | F20 Group Sheet 

    Ball James WilliamChild 1 | Male
    + Ball James William

    Born  29 Jun 1918  Terminus Street, Liverpool, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Sep 1990  Calvary Hospital, Kogarah, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Aft 3 Oct 1990  Woronora Cemetery, Sutherland, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Gillespie Daphne Williamena Edith | F3 
    Married  20 Sep 1941  All Saints Church of England, Petersham, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] Marriage Certificate.

    2. [S2822] The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate (Parramatta, NSW : 1888 - 1950) (, 1916 'WEDDING BELLS.', The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate (Parramatta, NSW : 1888 - 1950), 1 July, p. 11, viewed 6 January, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article86072617.
      On Saturday the Baptist Church, Liver-
      pool, was crowded to excess on the occa-
      sion of tho marriage of Mr. James Ball,
      eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. James Ball, of
      'Dorking Villa,' Liverpool, to Miss Har-
      riet Parkinson, eldest daughter of Mr. W.
      H. Parkinson, of Batley, Yorkshire, Eng-
      land. The Rev. W. Bain officiated at the
      ceremony; and the bride was given away
      by her brother, Mr. R. Parkinson, while
      Mr. James Kay was best man and Mr.
      Pettitt groomsman. The bride was pret-
      tily attired in grey pallette silk, relieved
      with creme maltese lace, hat en suite, and
      carried a handsome bouquet of white
      camellias. Miss E. Grundy, bridesmaid,
      wore a grey crepe de chine frock and black
      velvet hat; Miss Ball, bridesmaid, creme
      crepe -de chine, relieved with lace and
      minon. mobcap to match; Mrs. Ball, black
      crepe de chine and lace, relieved with heli-
      otrope, black hat to match. After the cere-
      mony the party, adjourned to the residence
      of the bridegroom's parents in George
      street, where over 100 guests sat down to
      breakfast, at which the Rev, W. Bain pre-
      sided, The Rev. W. Bain, In proposing the
      toast of 'The KIng,' referrcd to the ser-
      vice both the bridegroom and his brother
      had rendered to King and country in the
      army and navy. Mr. and Mrs. Ball, Jun.,
      will make Liverpool their future home.
      Many presents wore received: — Mrs. J.
      Ball, sen., cheque and house furnishings;
      Mr. R. Parkinson, hanging lamp; Mr. Fred
      Ball, silver cake stand; Miss Ball, celery
      glasses; Mr. J. Kay, clock and cutlery; Mr.
      R. Walsh and Miss McGuire, silver butter
      dishes; Mr. Frank Weeks and Miss Rose-
      bridge, .silver salad dishes ; Mr, Frank
      Madden, set carvers;; Mr. T. Fielding and
      Miss Sedgewlck, silver tea pot; Miss Lees
      (2), silver cruet; Mr. Alex Lee, silver
      pickle jar; Mr. and Mrs. C. Turner, Mrs.
      Claughton and Miss Pollard, eider down
      quilt; Mr. Geo. Chapple, silver tea spoons;
      Miss: Edna Schell, silver jam dish; Cor-
      poral Ferguson (R.S.A.), silver butter
      dish; Mr. H. Watt and Miss Wilcoxson,
      silver jam dish: Rev. W. Bain, Bible - Mr.
      Pettltt (H.M.A.S. Yarra), silver breakfast
      cruet; Alderman and Mrs. P. Everington,
      silver butter dish; Mrs. Birchmeyer, silver
      trinket casket; Mr. and Mrs. Osborne, ' sil-
      ver fruit stand; Mr. and Mrs. Hunt, kit-
      chen requisites; Miss Markham, set salad
      dishes; Mr. and Mrs. Grundie, silver fruit
      dish; Misses: Grundy silver biscuit bar-
      rel; Nurse Collins, set glasses and jugs;
      Misses Andrews, salad bowl; Mrs. Bush,
      cutlery;. Mr. Bush, silver butter dish; Mr.
      and Mrs. Laurence Murphy, silver jam
      dish; Mrs. M. A. King, set, silver tea
      spoons; Mr;, and Mrs. Leathart, silver vase;
      Mr. David and Miss Dolly Mills, tea ser-
      vice; Mr. Shepherd and Miss Bower (Syd
      ney), tea set; Mr. and Mrs. Chapple, silver
      jam dish; Mrs. Brin, set glasses; Mr. and
      Mrs. J. Grinsdod. silver Jam dish; Mr.
      and Mrs. James Munro, silver butter dish;
      Mrs. Wood, silver dish; Mrs; Jones, break-
      fast cruet; Mr. R. Robinson, silver dish;
      Miss Hanns, dishes; Mr. and Mrs. F. Hunt,
      Jun., jardiniere, etc.; also presents from
      Mrs. Ratcllffe, Mr. and Mrs. Giles, Mr.
      Tom Wylie, Mr. J. Stone, and many others.

    3. [S37] Find my past, New South Wales Marriages 1788-1945 Transcription.

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      First name(s)
      James

      Last name
      Ball

      Denomination
      -

      Marriage year
      1916

      Registration year
      1916

      Registration district
      Liverpool

      State
      New South Wales

      Country
      Australia

      Spouse's first name(s)
      Harriet

      Spouse's last name
      Parkinson

      Registration number
      11812

      Volume reference
      -

      Cross reference
      -

      Record set
      New South Wales Marriages 1788-1945

      Category
      Birth, Marriage & Death (Parish Registers)

      Subcategory
      Marriages & divorces

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