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Harry BALLS

Male 1862 - 1945  (82 years)


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  • Name Harry BALLS  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 4 Sep 1862  Mattishall, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Address 1891  20 Stewart Road, Wanstead, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1891  [5
    Railway Engine Driver 
    Address 1901  65 Farrant Avenue, Wood Green, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1901  [7
    Railway Engine Driver 
    Address 1911  65 Farrant Avenue, Wood Green, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation 1911  [6
    Railway Engine Driver 
    Occupation Bef 1927  Liverpool Street Station, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Locomotive Inspector 
    Address 1936  Fyve, Grove Lane, Thorpe, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 5 May 1945  30 Kirkstall Gardens, Streatham, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 9
    Buried Postwick Churchyard, Postwick, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1019  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2018 

    Father James BALLS,   d. Bef 23 Oct 1883 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F347  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sabina Elizabeth NEVE,   b. 6 Apr 1861, East Tuddenham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1936, Norfolk & Norwich Hospital, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 23 Oct 1883  All Saints Church, East Tuddenham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6, 8, 10
    Children 
     1. Harry Joseph BALLS,   b. 10 Apr 1885,   d. Bef 1911  (Age < 25 years)  [natural]
     2. Maude Sabina BALLS,   b. 26 Jan 1888, Stratford, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1968, Stafford, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
     3. Leonard Bertie BALLS,   b. 9 Feb 1890, Stratford, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1911  (Age < 20 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F342  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
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      There are a number of Harry/Henry BALLS in the 1871 census around the west of Norwich near where Harry BALLS was born (including one with father "James" in Wymondham). More research required to identify which one is correct.

  • Sources 
    1. [S54] Papers - SAMSON, Ruth Sabina, BALLS, Harry; NEVE, Sabina; Golden Anniversary Announcement.

    2. [S54] Papers - SAMSON, Ruth Sabina, NEVE, Sabina Elizabeth; Death documentation.

    3. [S54] Papers - SAMSON, Ruth Sabina, BALLS, Harry; Obituary; "London & North Eastern Railway Magazine - July 1945".

    4. [S54] Papers - SAMSON, Ruth Sabina, SAMSON; Harry and Maude signed note to unknown person, possibly Leonard Bertie SAMSON. September 8th 1914. Presumably the unknown person was about to leave for WW1.

    5. [S14] 1891 Census, BALLS, Harry; bc1862; & family; RG12 piece 1349 folio 36 page 17.
      Name Relation Condition Sex Age Birth Year Occupation Disability Where Born

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      BALLS, Harry Head Married M 28 1863 Railway Engine Driver Mattishall Norfolk
      BALLS, Sabina E Wife Married F 29 1862 East Tuddenham Norfolk
      BALLS, Maud S Daughter F 3 1888 Stratford Essex
      BALLS, Leonard B Son M 1 1890 Stratford Essex
      NEVE, Joseph B Wifes Brother Single M 25 1866 Railway Carpenter East Tuddenham Norfolk

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      RG number: RG12
      Piece: 1349
      Folio: 36
      Page: 17

      Registration District: West Ham
      Sub District: Leyton
      Enumeration District: 37
      Ecclesiastical Parish: Holy Trinity
      Civil Parish: Wanstead
      Municipal Borough:
      Address: 20, Stewart Road, Wanstead
      County: Essex

    6. [S31] 1911 Census, BALLS, Harry; & family; bc1862; RG14PN7254 RG78PN354 RD132 SD2 ED9 SN265.
      Name Relation Condition/Yrs married Sex Age Birth Year Occupation Where Born

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      BALLS, Harry Head Married M 48 1863 Railway Engine Driver Norfolk Mattishall
      BALLS, Sabina Elizabeth Wife Married 27 years F 50 1861 Norfolk Et Tuddenham
      BALLS, Maude Sabina Daughter Single F 23 1888 Dressmaker Essex Stratford

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      RG number: RG14
      Piece: 7254
      Reference: RG14PN7254 RG78PN354 RD132 SD2 ED9 SN265

      Registration District: Edmonton
      Sub District: Wood Green
      Enumeration District: 9
      Parish: Wood Green
      Address: 65 Farrant Avenue Noel Park Wood Green
      County: Middlesex

    7. [S2] 1901 Census, BALLS, Harry; bc1862; & family; RG13 piece 1257 folio 63 page 23.
      Name Relation Condition Sex Age Birth Year Occupation Disability Where Born

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      BALLS, Harry Head Married M 39 1862 Railway Engine Driver Mattishall Norfolk
      BALLS, Sabina E Wife F 40 1861 East Tuddenham Norfolk
      BALLS, Maud S Daughter F 13 1888 Stratford Essex
      CHAPMAN, Joseph P Boarder Single M 22 1879 Railway Engine Stoker Hertford Hertfordshire
      AGAR, Walter Wm Boarder Single M 23 1878 Railway Engine Stoker Bow London

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      RG number: RG13
      Piece: 1257
      Folio: 63
      Page: 23

      Registration District: Edmonton
      Sub District: Tottenham
      Enumeration District: 72
      Ecclesiastical Parish: St Mark's
      Civil Parish: Wood Green
      Municipal Borough:
      Address: 65, Farrant Avenue, Wood Green
      County: Middlesex

    8. [S54] Papers - SAMSON, Ruth Sabina, BALLS, Harry; Family Bible.
      Note inside front cover reads: "Harry Balls. From his sincere friend Mr. Phillip Preston Gwyn October 23rd 1883. Numbers 6th, Verses 24, 25, 26."
      Notes on 2nd page:
      Married October 23rd 1883
      Harry Balls born, Sept 4th 1862
      Sabina Elizabeth Balls born, April 6th 1861
      their children
      Harry Joseph their son born, April 10th 1885
      Maude Sabina Balls born, January 26th 1888
      Leonard Bertie Balls born, February 9th 1890

    9. [S54] Papers - SAMSON, Ruth Sabina, Tennyson Birthday Calender; Little black book of birthday's belonging to Maude Sabina BALLS;.

    10. [S54] Papers - SAMSON, Ruth Sabina, BALLS-NEVE; Marriage announcement.