Ball Family History
Ball Surname History
This Ball history and genealogy page contains the accumulated history of the Ball last name made up of user-submitted content from users like you. Ball family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Ball family members. The last name Ball is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over time, and as the name Ball has migrated, it has changed making its origin a challenge to uncover.
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The evolution of Ball begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been variations in that single name simply because family names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was not unusual for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families moved between countries and languages, the Ball name may have changed with them. Ball family members have migrated across various regions all throughout history.
Ball country of origin
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The nationality of Ball may be complicated to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Ball may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Meaning of the last name Ball
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The meaning of Ball come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Ball originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
- David Bale Ball 1586 - ?
- Darius Ball 1793 - ?
- Sarah Ball Blake 1804 - ?
- Thomas Ball
- Joseph Ball
- Elizabeth Ball
- Richard Ball 1614 - ?
- Rachel Worrell Ball
- Meta (McCracken) Ball
- Willis Ball Blake 1840 - ?
- Lucille Désirée Ball 1911 - ?
- Nicholas G Ball 1870 - ?
- Ethel Knight Ball 1890 - ?
- Marie Ball 1619 - ?
- May Etta Ball 1886 - ?
- Clary Ball
- James A Ball 1820 - ?
Ball Family Tree
Famous people named Ball
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Ball
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Ball. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Ball family
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Ball spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Ball were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Ball. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Ball surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Ball vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages over time.