Isaac Ball III was born 16 February 1787 in Wilmington, Windham County, Vermont to Isaac Ball (1747-1809) and Hannah Cummings (1757-) and died 26 March 1865 in East Hickory, Forest County, Pennsylvania of unspecified causes. He married Sarah Manross (1792-1853) 2 October 1814 in Bristol, Addison County, Vermont. Ancestors are from the United States, the United Kingdom.



Gravestone of Isaac Ball III at Riverside East Hickory Cemetery.

Started the first grist mill in Forest County, in the early 1800's with his brother in-law William Manross & Luther Barnes. Married first Sarah/ Sally Manross with whom he had 11 children, after her death he married her sister Lovina Manross. Balltown, Forest County is named after him.

Buried up towards East Hickory Creek, gave the land for the cemetery to the community. All the children and spouses had to sign the quit claim on the deed for the cemetery.

2003 Tombstone is now busted off.


Offspring of Isaac Ball III and Sarah Manross (1792-1853)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Clinton Manross Ball (1817-1893) 16 June 1817 Genesee County, New York 27 March 1893 Fredonia, Chautauqua County, New York Cynthia Dale (1822-1900)

Isaac Ball (1818-1878)
Sarah Ball (1820-1907)
Lovina Ball (1821-1874)
David Isaac Ball (1826-1886)
Nelson Green Ball (1827-1890)
Julia Ball (1829-1909)
William Wallace Ball (1831-1898)


Offspring of Pvt. Isaac Ball and Hannah Cummings (1757-)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Adonijah Ball (1778-1856)
Isaac Ball (1787-1865) 16 February 1787 Wilmington, Windham County, Vermont 26 March 1865 East Hickory, Forest County, Pennsylvania Sarah Manross (1792-1853)
Lovina Manross (1805-1863)

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Vermont Birth Records

  • Birth of Isaac Ball - 16 Apr 1787 to Isaac and Hannah Ball at Wilmington VT.

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