About Mary Ball
Following info is from "Ball Cousins" by Margaret B. Kinsey. Lamesa, Texas, c. 1980
Mary Richards was baptised at the same time as her two sisters and a brother at St Gabriel's Church, Douglasville, Pa. 20 Sept 1737. She is mentioned as the oldest daughter of William and Elizabeth Richards, born abt 1725.
Children of Mary Richards and John Ball
- Joseph (1752-1821)(Book is abt his estate & heirs)Joseph Ball married Sarah Lee, dau of Margaret Brazure and stepdaughter of Richard Westcoat.
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