Francis Ball1,2,3,4,5

#2367, b. circa 1620, d. October 1648


Abigail Burt b. c 1623, d. 2 Jun 1707


     Francis Ball was born circa 1620. He married Abigail Burt, daughter of Henry Burt and Eulalia Marche, on 3 October 1644 at Springfield, Hampden, Mass.6 Francis Ball died in October 1648 at Mass.3,4 He was buried in October 1648 at Springfield Cemetery Springfield, Hampden, Mass.7

Other Events

     Francis Ball and Abigail Burt were 5th great grandparents of Stephen Grover Cleveland, 1837-1908, the 22nd and 24th president of the US.8
ChartsDescendants of Francis Ball
Descendants of Henry Burt
Pedigree of Stephen Grover Cleveland
Edwin O. Collins-Grover Cleveland


F-A-G Memorial Found


  1. James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, 4 vols. (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860-1862), 1:106.
  2. Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston: NEHGS, 2011), 1:078.
  3. Martin E. Hollick, New Englanders in the 1600s (Boston: NEHGS, 2012), 013.
  4. Meredith B. Colket, Jr, Founders of Early American Families, 2nd rev. ed. (Cleveland: Order of the Founders and Patriots of America, 2002), 017.
  5. Donald Lines Jacobus, Index to Genealogical Periodicals, Together with "My Own Index", 3 vols in 1 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2010), 3:46.
  6. Vital Records of Springfield, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849, 3 vols. (Boston: NEHGS, 2003), 1:019.
  7. Find A Grave Memorial.
  8. Gary Boyd Roberts, Ancestors of American Presidents (Santa Clarita, CA: Carl Boyer, 3rd, 1989), 22:180, 181.
  9. Springfield VR's, 1:012.