Oscar Clark BALL 1 2
- Born: 25 Nov 1887, Mapleton, Monona Co, IA 3
- Marriage (1): Millie May DOUD on 25 Jul 1910 in Walthill, Thurston Co, NE 1
- Died: 2 Apr 1966, hospital, Walthill, Thurston Co, NE at age 78 3
- Buried: 6 Apr 1966, Evergreen Cem, Walthill, Thurston Co, NE 3 4
LUELLA BALL BECK'S LITTLE NOTEBOOK:
Oscar C. Ball
Born Nov. 25, 1887
Oscar C. Ball
Passed away April 2nd 1966 at Luthern Hosp.
Laid to rest April 6th in Evergreen Cemetery, Walthill, Nebr.
Age 78 yrs old
(submitted by Larry Ball)
WW1 DRAFT REGISTRATION CARDS, 1817-1918: Oscar C. Ball; 30; resided Walthill, Thurston Co, NE; b. Nov. 25, 1886 at Mapleton, IA; common laborer, self-employed; supports wife & 2 children; claimed exemption from draft to support wife & 2 children; short, slender, light blue eyes, dark brown hair.
1920 NE CENSUS, Thurston Co, Omaha precinct, Walthill town: Oscar Ball, 32, b. IA, father b. US, mother b. IA, labor, day work; wife Nellie, 24, b. IA, father b. IL, mother b. IA; dau. Luella, 5; son Dell, 3-10/12. The children were b. NE and parents b. IA. (This family was listed next to Oscar's brother, Arthur Ball, on the census.)
1930 NE CENSUS, Thurston Co, Omaha precinct, Walthill village; Oscar C., 42, b. IA, father b. OH, mother b. IL, teamster, dray & garden; wife "Millie" M., 35, b. IA, father b. IN, mother b. IA; son Dell O., 13; son Don C., 9; son Merle L., 6; son Ted W., 3/12. All children were b. NE and parents b. IA.
Oscar married Millie May DOUD, daughter of Edson DOUD and Luella Mae PRESTON, on 25 Jul 1910 in Walthill, Thurston Co, NE.1 (Millie May DOUD was born on 25 Jun 1895 in Rowley, Benton Co, IA,1 3 5 died on 2 Feb 1989 in Spokane, Spokane Co, WA 5 6 and was buried in Evergreen Cem, Walthill, Thurston Co, NE 4.)