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Luther Ball (b. abt 1800-01, d. prior to 1850) married Esther Wilson Wheeler (b. 1806, d. December 23rd, 1854) on December 26th, 1826. I know of only one child that they had, James Luther Ball (b. October 9th, 1827, d. November 11th, 1876). He was born in Northampton County, Virginia but later moved to Elizabeth City, Pasquotank County, North Carolina. He practiced law their and was the Elizabeth city mayor from 1861-62. He was also my great great great grandfather. James Luther Ball married (m. December 31st, 1855) Mary Louisa Culpepper (b. March 13th, 1840, d. October 30th, 1902) in Elizabeth City, Pasquotank County, North Carolina. One of thie children, Marshall Luther Ball (b. July 21st, 1864, d. August 27th, 1945), was my great grandmother's (Martha 'Mattie' Louise Ball) father.
I've been actively searching for Luther Ball's parents, but not living in Virginia and having access to any record archives, I have been so far unsuccessful. If anyone has this information it would be greatly appreciated.