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Ball James

Male 1890 - 1931  (41 years)


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  • Name Ball James 
    Born 17 Sep 1890  124 Ashworth Street, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1901  55 Molyneux Street, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _ATTR 6 Aug 1904  [2
    Obtained copy of birth certificate 
    Milit-Beg 4 Feb 1915  [3
    • Joined Australian Navy
    Occupation 24 Jun 1916  [4
    Labourer 
    Residence 3 Jul 1922  Fire Station Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 7 Nov 1923  Fire Station, Kogarah, NSW, Australia 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 
    Obituary 6 Oct 1931  ,Rockdale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • MR. JAMES BALL.

      Flags on fire stations in the city and suburbs were flown half-mast yesterday as a mark of respect to Mr. James Ball, of the Rockdale Fire Brigade, who died on Sunday. The late fireman was aged 42 years, and lived in Camp- bell-street, Bexley. His funeral will leave the Rockdale fire station at 9 o'clock this morn- ing.
    Buried 6 Oct 1931  Woronora Cemetery, Sutherland, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Grave 783 Section 5 C of E
    Obituary 9 Oct 1931  [6
    • Mr. James Ball.
      Mr. James Ball, 43, fireman of'
      Rockdale, the eldest son of Mrs
      Emily Ball, of Liverpool, died from
      a stroke last Sunday.
      His remains were interred at the
      cemetery, Warranora.
    Probate 14 Oct 1931  ,,NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    • LEGAL NOTICES.


      IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NEW SOUTH WALES -Probate Jurisdiction -In the Estate ol JAMES BALL late of Bexley in the State of New South Wales Fireman deceased intestate -Applica- tion vwill be made after fourteen days from the publication hereof that administration of the Estate of the abovenamed deceased may be granted to HARRIET BALL the Widow of the said deceased and all notices and claims may be served at the undermentioned address Mrs H BALL, 10 Campbell-street Bexley
    _ATTR
    • Was he a Lodge member Pride of Kogarah Lodge 8855 GUOOF
    Notes 
    • Funeral Notice
      FUNERALS. _

      BALL -The Relatives and Friends of Mrs. J. BALL and SON James, and of GWENDOLINE WADS W0RTH, of Garthowen. Campbell-street, Bexley are invited to attend the Funeral of her dearly beloved HUSBAND, his loving FATHER, and her be- loved UNCLE, James Ball, which will leave Rockdale Fire station, Prince's Highway. TO-MORROW. TUESDAY, after a Service commencing at 9 a.m. for Church of England Cemetery, Woronora, by ˇLd. Motor Funeral. Electric train leaves Central S_ at 9.4 a.m. for Sutherland.

      ** CHARLES KINSELA,

      Motor Funeral Director,

      7 Seven Ways, Rockdale.

      ?phone. LW300S._ BALL.-The Relatives and Friends of Mrs. E.

      BALL and FAMILY, of Liverpool, are Invited to attend the Funeral of their beloved SON and BROTHER. James Ball; to leave the Fire Station, Rockdale, TO-MORROW, TUESDAY, after a Service Jj 9 a.m., for Church of England Cemetery, Woronora. CHARLES KINSELA, Funeral Director.

      B

      BALL.-The Relatives and Friends of Mr. and Mrs. H F BALL, of Kogarah, are invited to attend the Funeral of their beloved BROTHER, James «Si- to leave the Fire Station, Rockdale, TO- MORROW, TUESDAY, after a Service at 9 a.m., for Church of England Cemetery, Woronora, by road. >*" CHARLES KINSELA. Funeral Director.
      Fix t [9]
    • Funeral Notice
      BALL-The Relatives and Friends of the late Mr JAMES BALL (Senior Fireman) of Garth owen 10 Campbell street Bexley are Invited to attend his Funeral which will leave the Fire Station Princes Highway Rockdale THIS TUES DAY after a service at 9 a m for Church of England Cemetery Woronora by road Motor Funeral Electric train leaves Central at 9 4 am and Rockdale at 9 22 am for Sutherland

      Station CHARLES KINSELA

      Motor Funeral Director

      7 Seven Ways Rockdale Phone LW3006_ BALL-Officers and Members of PRIDE OF

      KOGARAH LODGE No 8855 GUOOF are Invited to attend the Funeral of Bro JAMES BALL to leave Rockdale Fire Station THIS TUESDAY, after a service at 9 a m for Church of England

      Cemetery Woronora by road.^^ wjr

      _R J KENDALL Secretary [10]
    Person ID I16  Geniaus Family Tree
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2015 

    Father Ball John James,   b. 2 Jan 1866, Passmonds Spotland, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1950, State Hospital and Home, Liverpool, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Royds Emily,   b. 4 Apr 1865, Shepherd Street, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1944, Newington State Hospital, Newington, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 16 May 1887  Baillie Street Chapel (United Methodist), Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19  Group Sheet

    Family Parkinson Harriet,   b. 17 Sep 1879, Beck Lane Carlinghow, Batley, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1940, 24 Hampton Court Road, Kogarah, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 24 Jun 1916  Baptist Church, Liverpool, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 11
    Children 
     1. Ball James William,   b. 29 Jun 1918, Terminus Street, Liverpool, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1990, Calvary Hospital, Kogarah, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F7  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Sep 1890 - 124 Ashworth Street, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    John James Ball and son James Ball
    John James Ball and son James Ball

  • Sources 
    1. [S23] Birth Certificate.
      James Ball

    2. [S23] Birth Certificate.
      James Ball
      Have copy

    3. [S22] NAA, A6770 BALL J BALL JAMES : Service Number - 4599 : Date of birth - 17 Sep 1890 : Place of birth - LANCASHIRE ENG : Place of enlistment - Unknown : Next of Kin - BALL EMILY
      Access status: Open
      Location: Canberra
      1911 - 1970 4393808.

    4. [S19] Marriage Certificate.

    5. [S2] Sydney Morning Herald, Tuesday 6 October 1931 P12.

    6. [S146] The Biz (Fairfield), 9 October 1931.
      Mr. James Ball.
      Mr. James Ball, 43, fireman of'
      Rockdale, the eldest son of Mrs
      Emily Ball, of Liverpool, died from
      a stroke last Sunday.
      His remains were interred at the
      cemetery, Warranora.

    7. [S2] Sydney Morning Herald, Wednesday 14 October 1931.

    8. [S89] NSW State Records, http://api.records.nsw.gov.au/items/197797.
      James Ball - Date of Death 03/10/1931, Granted On 29/10/1931
      Item number:
      Series 4-176965
      Date range:
      unknown
      Descriptive note:
      James Ball - Date of Death 03/10/1931, Granted On
      29/10/1931
      Access direction:
      359
      Availability:
      Available

    9. [S2] Sydney Morning Herald, Monday 5 October 1931.

    10. [S2] Sydney Morning Herald, Tuesday 6 October 1931.

    11. [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, relievcd
      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.