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Hannah Ball (Atherold)

Also Known As: "Hannah Atherall", "Ball/"
Birthplace: London, Middlesex, England
Death: Died in Millenbeck, Lancaster County, Virginia, USA
Place of Burial: Lancaster, Lancaster County, Virginia
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Atherold, III and Mary Harvey
Wife of Col. William Ball of "Millenbeck"
Mother of Richard Ball, of Millenbeck; Capt. William Ball of Millenbeck; Col. Joseph Ball, of "Epping Forest"; Hannah Fox; Elizabeth Ann Pope and 3 others

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About Hannah Ball

Alternately spelled Hannah Atherall, mother's name may have been Vesey, not Harvey. lineage gets a bit tangled, see contradictions below:

Mother of:

William, Edward, Richard, Samuel, Joseph, Hannah.

Hannah Atherold Ball's son Col. Joseph Ball was the father of Mary Ball, wife of Augustine Washington, and mother of President George Washington. Therefore, Hannah is George Washington's maternal great-grandmother.

Hannah Atherold was the daughter of Thomas Atherold of Suffolk, England. At some time prior to 2 Jun 1641, Hannah Atherold married Col. William Ball in London, England.

SOURCE: Married Well and Often, Marriages of the Northern Neck of VA, 1649 - 1800, Headley

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Hannah Ball's Timeline

London, Middlesex, England
January 2, 1639
Age 24
Millenbeck, Lancaster County, Virginia, Colonial America
June 2, 1641
Age 26
London, Middlesex, England
November 28, 1645
Age 30
May 24, 1649
Age 34
May 24, 1649
Age 34
England, United Kingdom
March 12, 1650
Age 35
March 12, 1650
Age 35
Age 36