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Joseph Ball
Born Oct 15, 1680 VA
Died Sep 11, 1721 Northumberland Co. VA

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Father
Mother
Emigrant
SPOUSE CHILDREN
Mary Spencer

m. 1706?
b. 1683?
Northumberland Co. VA

Spencer

b. Mar 14, 1707
Northumberland Co. VA
d. Feb 11, 1767
Northumberland Co. VA
William

b. 1709?

d. 1745
Richard

b. Oct 25, 1710

d. 1735
Joseph

b. Mar 8, 1712

d. 1735
Sarah

b. Mar 10, 1714


Joseph Ball became guardian of Sydney Mottrom, son of Spencer Mottrom, 1671-1698?, and younger brother of the wife, Mary, of Joseph's son, Spencer Ball.
Joseph's uncle, Joseph Ball, 1649-1711, son of William Ball, had a daughter Mary with his second wife. This daughter, Mary Ball, 1708-1789, was President George Washington's mother.
Sources:
Church, Randolph W., Asst. Reference Librarian, Library of the University of Virginia, undated Report of the contents of the Fox Family Bible, on library letterhead, typed circa 1933, Fox Family Collection no. 3262, box 1888.
"Mottrom-Wright-Spencer-Ariss-Buckner," Wm. & Mary Coll. Quarterly Hist. Mag., ser. 1, 17:53-59, 1908.
Hayden, Horace E., "Ball Family", Virginia Genealogies...., Wilkes-Barre PA, 1891, p.65-66.
McKenzie, Colonial Families of the United States, 2:43-44.
William & Mary Coll. Quart. Hist. Mag., 1s21:103, 1912-13.