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Esther Chinn (Ball)

Also Known As: "Easter Ball", "Ester Ball"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Millenbeck, Lancaster , Virginia
Death: Died in Lancaster, Virginia
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Col. Joseph Ball, of "Epping Forest" and Elizabeth Ball
Wife of Rawleigh Chinn and Raleigh Chinn, Sr.
Mother of Joseph William Chinn; Chichester Christopher Chinn; Rawleigh Chinn; Thomas Chinn; Ann Chinn and 2 others
Sister of Frances Carter; Hannah Pearson; Elizabeth Carnegie; Anne Conway; Joseph Ball, Jr. and 1 other
Half sister of Mary Washington

Managed by: Scott David Hibbard
Last Updated:

About Esther Chinn

Esther Ball

  • b.1685 Millenbeck, Lancaster, Virginia, United States
  • d.1751 Lancaster, Lancaster, Virginia, United States
  • Parents: Col. Joseph Ball of Epping Forest, Elizabeth Romney
  • Married: Rawleigh Chinn; 6 children
  • AKA: Ester, Easter

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↑ 2.0 2.1 Will Abstract of Joseph Ball, in Lee, Ida J. Abstracts Lancaster County, Virginia, Wills, 1653-1800. (Richmond: Dietz Press, 1959).

p 6 - BALL, Joseph,. Psh. St. Mary's White Chapel. Will. 25 June 1711. Rec. 11 July 1711. Wife Mary; son Joseph; daus. Hannah Travers; Anne Conway; Esther Chinn; Elizabeth Cornegie; Mary Ball; Eliza Johnson (dau. of his wife), dau. Mary, 400 acres of land in Richmond county; grandson James Cornegie (not 21) acknowledges gift to son Joseph Ball, and daus. Hannah Travers, Anne Conway and Esther Chinn made 11 Feb. 1707; Overseer John Hagan; negroes formerly belonging to Jon. Carnegie, decd. Extr. Joseph Ball. Wits. Geo. Finch, Elizabeth Finch, Margaret Miller, Joseph Taylor. W.B. 10, p. 88.

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↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 Will and Inventory Abstracts of Easter Chinn, in Lee, Ida J. Abstracts Lancaster County, Virginia, Wills, 1653-1800. (Richmond: Dietz Press, 1959).

p 50 - CHINN, Easter. Will 2 August 1749. Rec. 10 May 1751. Sons: Joseph, Rawleigh and Thomas Chinn; Daughter Ann Shearman; Heirs of Chichester Chinn; Gr.son Rawleigh Shearman, son of Martin Shearman and Ann his wife; Gr.daughter Mary Shearman, dau. of Martin Shearman and Ann his wife. Gr.dau. Easter Shearman. Wits. Henry Tapscott*, Margaret Tapscott. W.B. 15, p. 32.

[*cos1776 Note:Identity of Henry Tapscott not yet confirmed.]

CHINN, Easter. Inventory 10 May 1751. Rec. 14 June 1751. Returned by Easter Chinn, Extrx. W.B. 15, p. 41.

↑ 2.0 2.1 Will Abstract of Joseph Ball, in Lee, Ida J. Abstracts Lancaster County, Virginia, Wills, 1653-1800. (Richmond: Dietz Press, 1959).

p 6 - BALL, Joseph,. Psh. St. Mary's White Chapel. Will. 25 June 1711. Rec. 11 July 1711. Wife Mary; son Joseph; daus. Hannah Travers; Anne Conway; Esther Chinn; Elizabeth Cornegie; Mary Ball; Eliza Johnson (dau. of his wife), dau. Mary, 400 acres of land in Richmond county; grandson James Cornegie (not 21) acknowledges gift to son Joseph Ball, and daus. Hannah Travers, Anne Conway and Esther Chinn made 11 Feb. 1707; Overseer John Hagan; negroes formerly belonging to Jon. Carnegie, decd. Extr. Joseph Ball. Wits. Geo. Finch, Elizabeth Finch, Margaret Miller, Joseph Taylor. W.B. 10, p. 88.

[Identifies Esther (Ball) Chinn as the daughter of Joseph Ball.]

↑ Ester Chinn and Rawleigh Chinn, in Lancaster, Virginia, United States. Lancaster County Court Orders. Book 7, p 51 -

At a Court held for Lancaster County, Wednesday, the 11th July, 1722; On the prayer of Ester Chinn setting forth that her husband Rawleigh Chinn doth daily abuse her and refuse her any competency whereby she may subsist and that by sd means thereof she hath lately been obliged away from her home to be delivered of a child which she prays may be by her sd husband maintained. It is ordered that the Sheriff of this county acquaint the sd Rawleigh that it is the courts direction that he take care of and maintain the sd child and that he have ten days notice from the time of his being served with this order to provide for the same, and it is further ordered that in case the sd Rawleigh do not then take care of the sd child as before directed, the sheriff take him into custody till he give security for so doing.

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Esther Chinn's Timeline

1685
1685
Millenbeck, Lancaster , Virginia
1700
1700
Age 15
Stratford, Greater London, UK
1705
1705
Age 20
1705
Age 20
Lancaster, USA
1706
1706
Age 21
1710
1710
Age 25
Morattico Creek
1711
1711
Age 26
VA, USA
1720
1720
Age 35
of Virginia
1723
October 18, 1723
Age 38
Fauquier, Virginia
1749
August 2, 1749
Age 64
Lancaster, Virginia