Mary Ball1,2

F, #8141, d. 26 August 1789
Father*Joseph Ball1 b. 24 May 1649, d. 11 Jul 1711
Mother*Mary Bennett1 d. 1720/21
Mary (Ball) Washington

Names and TItles

Variation: Jane Ball.1
Married: Mrs. (Ball) Washington as of 6 March 1730/31.3
     Mary Ball was the daughter of Joseph Ball and Mary Bennett.1 Mary Ball, daughter of Joseph Ball and Mary Bennett, was born circa 1708 in Lancaster County, Virginia.2 Mary Ball is also recorded born in 1708/9 in Epping Forest, Lancaster, Virginia.3,1 She married Captain Augustine Washington, son of Captain Lawrence Washington and Mildred Warner, on 6 March 1730/31 in Lancaster County, Virginia.3,2 Mary Ball died on 26 August 1789 near Fredericksburg, Virginia.3,4
     Mary's father Joseph Ball died on 11 July 1711 in Epping Forest, Lancaster County, Virginia.2,1 Mary's mother Mary Bennett died in 1720/21.1 Mary Ball became the mother of President George Washington on 11 February 1731/32.3 Mary Ball became the mother of Betty Washington in 1732/33.1 Mary Ball became the mother of Samuel Washington in 1733/34.1 Mary Ball became the mother of John Augustine Washington in 1735/36.1 Mary Ball became the mother of Charles Washington in 1737/38.1 Mary Ball became the mother of Mildred Washington in 1738/39.1 Mary's daughter Mildred Washington died in 1739/40.1 Mary Ball became a widow with the death of her husband, Captain Augustine Washington on 12 April 1743 in Ferry Farm, King George County, Virginia.3 Mary's son was married at wedding of President George Washington and Martha Dandridge on 6 January 1759 at Martha's Home, Kent County, Virginia.3 Mary's son Samuel Washington died in 1781.1 Mary's son John Augustine Washington died in 1787.1


     Mary Ball has ID 1136 in Presidential Family Forest.3


Captain Augustine Washington b. 1694, d. 12 April 1743
Last Edited21 Jan 2011


  1. [S231] Presidents.GED online…, Brian Tompsett (e-mail address), downloaded December 2003.
  2. [S291] David Ball, "EMail from David Ball", e-mail message from e-mail address ( to Richard Smith Damon, 21 Jan 2011.
  3. [S167] Presidential Family Forest, CD-ROM (Kamula, HI 96743, Millisecond Publishing Company, Inc.).
  4. [S291] David Ball, "EMail from David Ball," e-mail to Richard Smith Damon, 21 Jan 2011, Date, not place.