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Ball James

Male 1837 - 1911  (73 years)


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  • Name Ball James 
    Born 12 Nov 1837  ,Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1841  Wolstenholmefold, Spotland, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Age 4
    Census 1851  31 Wolstenholmeford, Spotland, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Son Age 14 Cotton ????
    Baptism 25 Dec 1851  Parochial Chapelry, Ashworth, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 21 Nov 1858  Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Fulling Miller 
    Residence 21 Nov 1858  Wolstenhome, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1861  6 Wolstenholmefold, Spotland, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Head Married 23 Fulling miller
    Occupation 2 Jan 1866  ,Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Waste Dealer 
    Residence 2 Jan 1866  Passmonds Spotland, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1871  Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Head Age 44 Waste Dealer
    Occupation 18 Jan 1878  ,Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Waste dealer 
    Census 1881  44 Albert Street Spotland, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Waste dealer
    Occupation 1890  44 Albert Street Spotland, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Wool waste dealer - Slater's Directory 
    Occupation 17 Sep 1890  [5
    Wool Waste Dealer 
    Census 1891  Spotland East, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Flock dealer
    Census 1901  44 Albert Street Spotland, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Woolstapler, Own Account working at home, 3 in household. RG13 3836 8 8 45
    Occupation 1905  42 Albert Street, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Flock merchant - Kelly's Directory of Lancashire 
    Will 4 Aug 1910  ,Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 2 Apr 1911  44 Albert Street Spotland, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Heaad 73 Married. Flock merchant
    Occupation 1 May 1911  ,Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Wool stapler 
    Died 1 May 1911  44 Albert Street Spotland, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Chronic bronchitis, cardiac degneration, anasarca inanition.
    Buried 4 May 1911  Rochdale Cemetery, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Photo
    Notes 
    • Neighbours of Francis and Susannah Clegg
    • Burial : Walking procession before the hearse and a carriage precession afterwards People from all over came to pay their respects especially from Bradford, Yorkshire where he went to the wool exchange every 4th Thursday for years [8]
    • couldn't write but learnt to sign his name in good handwriting [8]
    • Co-Founder along with 3 others of the Rochdale Convalescent Home in St Annes for poor children. He was the treasurer from starting it until his death [8]
    • 1st Agent in Rochdale for the Halifax Building Society before they had offices [8]
    • Property owner in Woodlands Grove Blackpool, St Andrews Road South, St Anne's Rochdale, Castleton and Grimsby [8]
    Person ID I463  Geniaus Family Tree
    Last Modified 11 Feb 2014 

    Father Ball James,   b. Abt 1803, Ratcliff, Bury, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Lord Leah,   b. Abt 1802, Spotland, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1861  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Married 23 Jun 1829  St Chad, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F365  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Clegg Betty,   b. Abt 1835, ,Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1878, 169 Edenfield Road Spotland, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Married 21 Nov 1858  St.Clements Church Spotland, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Ball Mary Ann,   b. 1860, Spotland, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ball Francis C,   b. 1862, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Ball Alice Ann,   b. 1865, ,Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. 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)
     5. Ball Jane Hannah,   b. 1867, ,Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1933, ,Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2012 
    Family ID F21  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Schofield Fanny,   b. Abt 1844, ,Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1924, Hope House Hope Street, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 28 Nov 1878  Hope Chapel, Rochdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • 1878 Quarter Oct-Nov-Dec Rochdale 8e 86 +Checked 1879-1881
    Children 
     1. Kay Isabella,   b. 1884, ,Bury, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F364  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] Marriage Certificate.
      Have copy

    2. [S48] Ancestry.co.uk, Ancestry.com. Manchester, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1915 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013..

    3. [S19] Marriage Certificate, Dec 1858 Rochdale 8e 57.

    4. [S23] Birth Certificate, John James Ball.

    5. [S23] Birth Certificate, For John James Ball.

    6. [S67] 1911 English Census, (2 4 1911), RG14 Piece:
      24635 Reference:
      RG14PN24635 RG78PN1413 RD470 SD4 ED1 SN164

      Registration District:
      Rochdale Sub District:
      Spotland and Norden EnumerationDistrict:
      1 Parish:
      Rochdale

      Address:
      44 Albert St Rochdale County:
      Lancashire.

    7. [S24] Death Certificate.

    8. [S48] Ancestry.co.uk, http://trees.ancestry.com.au/tree/8462502/person/-945761852.

    9. [S113] Norma Jean Ball, Notes = from SAG fiche.