Historyscape: Only Connect

A family history exploration

Arthur Balls

Arthur Balls

Male 1844 - 1903  (~ 58 years)

Personal Information    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Arthur Balls  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Alt. Birth Abt 1841  Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born 19 Nov 1844  Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 6
    Christened 22 Dec 1844  Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Gender Male 
    Census 1851  Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • He and his brother, Joshua, were described as the sons of their grandparents, John and Sarah Balls.
    Census 1861  Larks Cottages, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1881  Mines Yard, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1891  Chapel End, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1901  Weston Green, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 6
    Agricultural labourer 
    Buried 3 Nov 1903  Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1253  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Mother Matilda Balls,   b. Abt 1824, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 8 Jun 1894, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F255  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Halls,   b. 9 Aug 1844, West Wickham, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 15 Dec 1936, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Married 23 Jan 1873  Rehoboth Chapel, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Their marriage was witnessed by Stepn. Halls and Zillah Halls. Arthur Balls made his mark but Elizabeth Halls could sign her name. The bride was resident in Charlton, Kent at the time of the marriage.
    Children 
    +1. Joshua George Balls,   b. 15 Feb 1874, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1936, Cambridge Registration District, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [natural]
    +2. Matilda Balls,   b. Abt 1875, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918, Lewisham Registration District, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years)  [natural]
     3. Mary Charlotte Balls,   b. 1877, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Adelaide Balls,   b. Abt 1878, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1895  (Age ~ 17 years)  [natural]
    +5. Arthur Eugene Balls,   b. 1888, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F226  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S105] 1881 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (3 April 1881;), RG 11., RG 11/1673 f.63 p.11 (Reliability: 3).
      Mines Yard, Weston Colville
      Arthur Balls, Head, Mar, 39, Ag. Laborer, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Elizabeth Balls, Wife, Mar, 36, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Joshua Balls, Son, 9, Scholar, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Matilda Balls, Daur, 5, Scholar, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Mary Balls, Daur, 4, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Adelaide Balls, Daur, 2, Cambs. Weston Colville


    2. [S107] 1891 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (5 April 1891;), RG 12/1291 f.52 p.10 (Reliability: 3).
      Chapel End, Weston Colville, Cambridge (3 rooms)
      Arthur Balls, Head, M, 46, Agricultural Laborer, Employed, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Elizabeth Balls, Wife, M, 45, Cambs. West Wickham
      Joshua G. Balls, Son, S, 17, Agricultural Laborer, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Matilda Balls, Daur, S, 15, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Mary C. Balls, Daur, S, 14, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Adelaide Balls, Daur, 12, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Arthur Balls, Son, 3, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Nellie A. Smith, Boarder, 3, London, Soho Square


    3. [S108] 1901 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (31 March 1901;), RG 13., RG 13/1536 f.51 p.10 (Reliability: 3).
      The Green, Weston Colville, Cambridge
      Arthur Balls, Head, M, 57, Agricultural Labourer, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Elizabeth Balls, Wife, M, 56, Cambs. Weston Colville
      Arthur Balls, Son, S, 13, Cambs. Weston Colville


    4. [S102] 1851 Census Returns of England and Wales, Home Office, (30 March 1851;), HO 107/1761 f.468 p.29 (Reliability: 3).
      Weston Colville, Weston
      John Balls, Head, Mar, 50, Ag Lab, Camb Shire Weston
      Sarah Balls, Wife, Mar, 50, Ag Lab [crossed through], Camb Shire Weston
      James Balls, Son, U, 15, Ag Lab, Camb Shire Weston
      John Balls, Son, 12, Ag Lab, Camb Shire Weston
      Charles Balls, Son, 12, Ag Lab, Camb Shire Weston
      Arthur Balls, Son, 6, Scholar, Camb Shire Weston
      Joshua Balls, Son, 1y, Camb Shire Weston


    5. [S93] Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire - Transcript of Parish Register, (Cambridgeshire Family History Society, CD-ROM;), baptism of Arthur Balls, of Matilda otp lab illeg, 22 Dec 1844 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S103] 1861 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (7 April 1861;), RG 9., RG 9/1030 f.63 p.1 (Reliability: 3).
      Larks Cottages, Weston Colville
      Sarah Balls, Head, W, 60, N K
      Charles Balls, Son, Un, 22, Ag Lab, Cambs; Weston Colville
      Auther Balls, Grandson, Un, 16, Ag Lab, Cambs; Weston Colville


    7. [S92] Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire - Transcript of Parish Register.

    8. [S334] Marriage Certificate.