Captain John Jennings Ball  ‎(I482)‎
Surname: Ball
Given Names: John Jennings
Prefix: Captain

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: Cawsand, Rame, Cornwall, England
Death: 9 December 1891 ‎(Age 78)‎ 39 Aynhor Rd, Hammersmith, London, England
Personal Facts and Details
Birth Cawsand, Rame, Cornwall, England

Christening 7 February 1813

Marriage Jane Elizabeth Winser Bartlett - 26 September 1831 ‎(Age 18)‎ Stoke Damerel, Devon, England

Occupation 1851 ‎(Age 37)‎ master RN, chief officer of coast guard

Census 1851 ‎(Age 37)‎ 11 Edwin St, Milton, Kent, England

Marriage Emma Rowe - 10 July 1860 ‎(Age 47)‎

Occupation 1861 ‎(Age 47)‎ master RN

Census 1861 ‎(Age 47)‎ 5 High St, Weymouth, Dorset, England

Occupation Captain of the Royal Navy

Retirement 1868 ‎(Age 54)‎

Occupation 1871 ‎(Age 57)‎ retired captain

Census 1871 ‎(Age 57)‎ 14 Laurie, St Paul, Deptford, London, England

Census 1881 ‎(Age 67)‎ 3 Hill Park Lane, Charles The Martyr, Plymouth, Devon, England

Occupation 1881 ‎(Age 67)‎ retired captain R.N

Death 9 December 1891 ‎(Age 78)‎ 39 Aynhor Rd, Hammersmith, London, England

Cause of death: Cronic inflamation of prostate gland
Census 1891 ‎(Age 77)‎ 39 Aynhor Rd, Hammersmith, London, England

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Parents Family  (F194)
Thomas Ball
1783 - 1828
Catherine Jennings
- 1847
Thomas Cregoe Ball
1807 -
Captain John Jennings Ball
1813 - 1891

Immediate Family  (F190)
Jane Elizabeth Winser Bartlett
1812 - 1856
Captain Edward Codrington Ball
1832 - 1888
Jane Louisa Ball
1835 -
Ellen Margaret Ball
1836 - 1927
John Thomas Ball
1840 -
Anna Eliza Ball
1843 -
Thomas Swinburne Ball
1851 -

Immediate Family  (F209)
Emma Rowe
1824 - 1899
Edwin Jennings Ball
1861 - 1932
Emma J Ball
1869 -


Notes

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Of Cawsand, Cornwall
Entered Service in 1826 and sailed first with his father and and brother; then sailed in the Ariadne in 1828 under Captin Fredrick Marryat, who greatly liking him, called him "Gentleman John"; and under that title he figures in the novelists works
He invented "Balls Capstan" and "Balls chain cable" and was the sole originator of the coloured lights : "Port and Starboard"
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Family with Parents
Father
Thomas Ball ‎(I1513)‎
Christening 22 December 1783 Maker, Cornwall, England
Death 3 March 1828 ‎(Age 44)‎ died at sea
Mother

Marriage: 13 October 1806
13 months
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Brother
Thomas Cregoe Ball ‎(I441)‎
Christening 12 November 1807 Rame, Cornwall, England
5 years
#2
Captain John Jennings Ball ‎(I482)‎
Birth Cawsand, Rame, Cornwall, England
Death 9 December 1891 ‎(Age 78)‎ 39 Aynhor Rd, Hammersmith, London, England
Family with Jane Elizabeth Winser Bartlett
Captain John Jennings Ball ‎(I482)‎
Birth Cawsand, Rame, Cornwall, England
Death 9 December 1891 ‎(Age 78)‎ 39 Aynhor Rd, Hammersmith, London, England
-13 months
Wife
 
Jane Elizabeth Winser Bartlett ‎(I483)‎
Birth 1812 East Stonehouse, Devon, England
Death 13 April 1856 ‎(Age 44)‎ Florence Rd, Southsea, Southampton, Hampshire, England

Marriage: 26 September 1831 -- Stoke Damerel, Devon, England
9 months
#1
Son
Captain Edward Codrington Ball ‎(I1752)‎
Birth 17 June 1832 19 20 East Stonehouse, Devon, England
Death 4 June 1888 ‎(Age 55)‎ Lewisham, London, England
3 years
#2
Daughter
Jane Louisa Ball ‎(I436)‎
Birth 5 June 1835 22 23 East Stonehouse, Devon, England
17 months
#3
Daughter
Ellen Margaret Ball ‎(I477)‎
Birth 11 November 1836 23 24 Devonport, Stoke Damerel, Devon, England
Death 22 August 1927 ‎(Age 90)‎ Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
3 years
#4
Son
John Thomas Ball ‎(I1799)‎
Birth 23 February 1840 27 28 East Stonehouse, Devon, England
3 years
#5
Daughter
Anna Eliza Ball ‎(I1742)‎
Birth about 1843 29 31 Stoke Damerel, Devon, England
9 years
#6
Son
Thomas Swinburne Ball ‎(I497)‎
Birth 19 June 1851 38 39 11 Edwin St, Milton, Kent, England
Family with Emma Rowe
Captain John Jennings Ball ‎(I482)‎
Birth Cawsand, Rame, Cornwall, England
Death 9 December 1891 ‎(Age 78)‎ 39 Aynhor Rd, Hammersmith, London, England
11 years
Wife
 
Emma Rowe ‎(I484)‎
Birth about 1824 Devonport, Stoke Damerel, Devon, England
Death 19 March 1899 ‎(Age 75)‎

Marriage: 10 July 1860
10 months
#1
Son
Edwin Jennings Ball ‎(I465)‎
Birth 7 May 1861 48 37 Weymouth, Dorset, England
Death 13 November 1932 ‎(Age 71)‎
8 years
#2
Daughter
Emma J Ball ‎(I1881)‎
Birth 1869 55 45 Stoke, Devon, England