Francis Ball (c.1599 - 1648)

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Place of Burial: Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
Birthplace: United Kingdom
Death: Died
Cause of death: Drowning in Connecticut River
Occupation: Soldier
Managed by: Floyd Hanson
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About Francis Ball

See the New England Ball Project for the correct Francis Ball and Links to Winston Churchill, starting with Francis Ball's link:


Francis Ball is Winston Churchill's 6th Great Grandfather.

This Francis Ball of Springfield was likely one of so-called brothers in the <B>6 Brothers Myths</B> of 1902 claiming that they were the Ball Family connection to President George Washington, whose mother was Mary Ball, but the claims that the six were brothers was dis-proved and no connections to the New England Ball Families were found. See the link


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Francis Ball's Timeline

United Kingdom
October 6, 1645
Age 46
Springfield, Hampden, MA, USA
Age 48
Springfield, Hampden, MA, USA
October 3, 1648
Age 49
October, 1648
Age 49
Springfield, Hampden, MA, USA