George L. Ball
Memories and Thoughts
Chapter 9

All The Balls -
- A Collection Of Times Past From The Ball Families

Some History Of The Ball Family
- George tries to put a story behind many pictures


The Elements in this discussion are based on Albums of Pictures assembled by George L. Ball III. They include:

Families Of George L. Ball, Sr. Reunions:

1990 (The First; Held in Zelienople PA and Hosted By Ted and Helaine Ball Eckstein)
2000 (Held in Frankenmuth MI and Hosted By Ron and Judy Ball Hines)
2003 (Held In Gibsonia PA and Hosted By Victoria, Susan, and Hiram P. Ball, Jr.)
2005 (Held in Wilmington NC and Hosted By Shirley and George L. Ball III)
2007 (Held in Pittsburgh PA and Hosted By Victoria, Susan, and Hiram P. Ball, Jr.)
2009 (Held in West Palm Beach FL and Hosted By Ann Ball McKay and Her Family)
2010 (Held in Tacoma WA and Hosted By Judy, Lauren, Andrea and Henry A. Ball, Jr.)
2013 (Held in Mars PA and Hosted By Rick & Bev Landau, Hiram & Susan Ball, and George & Shirley Ball)
2015 (Held in St. Petersburg FL and Hosted By Helaine Ball Eckstein and Sandy Ball Davenport)
2017 (Held in Nashville TN and Hosted By Judy, Lauren, Andrea and Henry (HANK) A. Ball, Jr.)

Fombell PA Historic Group Event Featuring Ball Hereford Farm - October 30 2011

Ball Hereford Farm in Zelienople PA (Beaver County)
Ball Hereford Farms in Valencia PA (Butler County)

Ball Chemical Company- The Early Days (Back to 1892)
Ball Chemical Company- The Facility (As it was in the 1950ís)


George L. Ball, Sr. and His Family
George L. Ball, Jr. and His Family
Hiram P. Ball and His Family
Henry A. Ball and His Family
Marion Ball Poe and Blanche Ball Landau and Their Families

Activities Of Hiram P. Ball (Includes Polo Matches and Time At Franklin & Marshall College 1935- 1937) Time at Devoe & Reynolds in NJ.
Ball Family Miscellaneous Events
Ball Family Masonic Related Activities (George L., Sr. and Hiram P. Ball)
Pictures of Pittsburgh PA over the Years

The Campbell Family (Florence Campbell Ballís Past)

Some Ball Farm Pictures Back To 1926
Ball Farm Valencia Research On Grass Filled Horizontal Silos
The Gregory Family (Shirley Gregory Ballís Past) - See Chapt 12




Families Of George L. Ball, Sr. Reunions:


1990 (The First; Held in Zelienople PA and Hosted By Ted and Helaine Ball Eckstein)

The Balls Got Together In Renfrew PA In June 1990
For The First Time As A Reunion

YEAR 1990 BALL FAMILY REUNION PHOTOS
[Reunion Wilmington 2005]
Photo Album Of The Balls Getting Together In Renfrew In 1990

[The Balls in Renfrew]
Ball Family Reunion June 1990

[F and M Balls In 1990]
The Balls That Went To F&M College

1990 (The First; Held in Zelienople PA and Hosted By Ted and Helaine Ball Eckstein)

2000 (Held in Frankenmuth MI and Hosted By Ron and Judy Ball Hines)

YEAR 2000 BALL FAMILY REUNION PHOTO
[Alex Ball 2004-5]
BALL FAMILY 2000 REUNION PHOTO ALBUM


2000 (Held in Frankenmuth MI and Hosted By Ron and Judy Ball Hines)

2003 (Reunion In Gibsonia PA Hosted By Victoria, Susan, and Hiram P. Ball, Jr.)

YEAR 2003 BALL FAMILY REUNION PHOTOS
[Florence 90th 2003]
Florence's 90th Birthday & Ball Family Reunion Photo Album In July 2003

2003 (Reunion In Gibsonia PA Hosted By Susan Ball)


2005 (Held in Wilmington NC and Hosted By Shirley and George L. Ball III)
Held July 15 - 17 2005
Pictures & Illustrations From The 2005 Ball Family Reunion
[Bal Runion 2005]
Click Here For The Picture


Ball Family Reunion In Wilmington, NC
[Reunion Wilmington 2005]
Ball Family Reunion Album 2005


2005 (Held in Wilmington NC and Hosted By Shirley and George L. Ball III)


2007 (Held in Pittsburgh PA and Hosted By Victoria, Susan, and Hiram P. Ball, Jr.)
July 6-8 2007
[Ball Runion 2007]
An Illustration Of All Of Those Who Attended
A Tour Of The Old Ball Hereford Farm Near Mars


Pictures & Illustrations From The 2007 Ball Family Reunion
[Reunion Gig Harbor Tour 2010F]
Ball Family Reunion Pittsburgh 2007 Photo Album

(Pictures Include The First Evening, Visit To The Farms, Archived Farm Pictures, The Three Rivers Dinner Cruise & The Sunday Brunch)

Pictures Of Ball Chemical Company Memorabilia
[Reunion Wilmington 2005]
Click Here For Pictures Of Ball Chemical Company Memorabilia


2007 (Held in Pittsburgh PA and Hosted By Victoria, Susan, and Hiram P. Ball, Jr.)


2009 (Held in West Palm Beach FL and Hosted By Ann Ball McKay and Her Family)

[Reunion Gig Harbor Tour 2010F]
Ball Family Mini-Reunion West Palm Beach FL 2009 Photo Album

2009 (Held in West Palm Beach FL and Hosted By Ann Ball McKay and Her Family)

2010 (Held in Tacoma WA and Hosted By Judy, Lauren, Andrea and Henry A. Ball, Jr.)

Ball Family Reunion 2010 Happened With Gusto
In Tacoma Washington August 7-9 2010
[Ball Reunion Tacoma 2010]
The Ball Family Members Who Attended The 2010 Reunion In Tacoma, WA


Reunion Activities At Hank's In Tacoma In 2010
[Reunion Tacoma Activities2010]
Reunion Activities In Tacoma At Hank's Home


Reunion Savor Seattle Tour Of Pike Market In 2010
[Reunion Seattle Tour 2010]
Reunion Savor Seattle Tour Of Pike Market In 2010


Reunion Tacoma Family Group Photos 2010
[Reunion Tacoma Activities 2010]
Reunion Tacoma Family Group Photos


Prereunion Cruising By The GLB Family From Gig Harbor To Tacoma Narrows
[Reunion Gig Harbor Tour 2010F]
Prereunion Cruising By The GLB Family From Gig Harbor In 2010


2010 (Held in Tacoma WA and Hosted By Judy, Lauren, Andrea and Henry A. Ball, Jr.)


2013 (Held in Mars PA and Hosted By Rick & Bev Landau,
Hiram & Susan Ball, and George & Shirley Ball over July 12 - 14 2013)
In Conjunction With The 100th Birthday Of Florence C. Ball


Ball Family Reunion 2013 In Conjunction With The 100th Birthday Of Florence C. Ball
[Ball Runion 2013]
Ball Family Reunion 2013 Mars PA July 2013


Ball Family Reunion Pgh Incline Tour July 13 2013
[Reunion First Dinner 2017]
Ball Family Reunion Pgh Incline Tour


Ball Family Reunion Dinner Party Mars PA July 13 2013
[Reunion First Dinner 2017]
Ball Family Reunion Dinner Party At Mars 2013


Ball Family Reunion Ball Farms Tour July 14 2013
[Ball Runion 2013]
Ball Family Reunion Ball Farms Tour July 14 2013


Ball Family Reunion Pgh City Tour July 12-15 2013
[Reunion First Dinner 2017]
Ball Family Reunion Pgh City Tour



Florence Ball 100th Birthday With Family Gibsonia PA July 12 2013
[Reunion First Dinner 2017]
Florence Ball 100th Birthday With Family


Florence Ball 100th Birthday Family & Friends Gibsonia PA July 13 2013
[Reunion First Dinner 2017]
Florence Ball 100th Birthday With Friends


2013 (Held in Mars PA and Hosted By Rick & Bev Landau, Hiram & Susan Ball, and George & Shirley Ball)



2015 (Held in St. Petersburg FL and Hosted By Helaine Ball Eckstein and Sandy Ball Davenport

Ball Family Reunion 2015 Was In The Hilton Bayfront St. Petersburg FL
[Ball Reunion 2015]
Shown Is An Illustration Of The Ball Family Members Who Attended The 2015 Reunion In St. Petersburg FL


Ball Family Reunion At The Hilton Bayfront In St. Pete
[Reunion First Dinner 2017]
Ball Family Reunion At The Hilton Bayfront In St. Pete


Ball Family Reunion Dinner Party St. Pete FL pictures From Helaine
[pictures From Helaine 2015]
Ball Family Reunion Dinner Party May 23 2015 pictures From Helaine


Ball Family Reunion Birthday Celebration & Dinner At Famous Ted Peters May 24 2015
[Reunion First Dinner 2017]
Ball Family Reunion Birthday Celebration & Dinner At Famous Ted Peters May 24 2015


Ball Family Reunion Tour Experiences Dali Museum May 25 2015
[Reunion First Dinner 2017]
Ball Family Reunion Tour Experiences Dali Museum May 25 2015


Ball Family Reunion Dinner Party St. Pete FL May 23 2015 pictures From Rick Landau
[Reunion First Dinner 2017]
Ball Family Reunion Dinner Party St. Pete FL May 23 2015 pictures From Rick Landau


Visit With Helaine & Ted Post Reunion For Ball Bar-B-Q May 27 2015
[Reunion First Dinner 2017]
Visit With Helaine & Ted Post Reunion For Ball Bar-B-Q May 27 2015


Ball Family Reunion Illustrations By George III At The St. Petersburg Pier
[Reunion First Dinner 2017]
Ball Family Illuustrations At The St. Petersburg Pier


2015 (Held in St. Petersburg FL and Hosted By Helaine Ball Eckstein and Sandy Ball Davenport



2017 (Held in Nashville TN and Hosted By Judy, Lauren, Andrea and Henry (Hank) A. Ball, Jr.)
Ball Family Reunion 2017 Was Held At The Inn At Opryland Resort, Nashville TN
[2017 Ball Reunion Group 30]
Attendees At The Ball Family Reunion Nashvile TN June 23-25 2017



[Ball Family Reunion Group 3rd Generation Attendees]
[Reunion Family Group Photos]
[Ball Family Reunion Group Photos & Luncheon]



[Reunion First Dinner 2017]
[Family Reunion Welcome Dinner In Nashville]


[Nashville Bar-b-q Reunion 2017]
[Ball Family Bar-B-Q Reunion 2017]


[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
[Reunion Sites In Nashville 2017]


[Reunion Family Hospitality]
[Ball Family Hospitality 2017]


2017 Reunion Held in Nashville TN and Hosted By Judy, Lauren, Andrea and Henry (Hank) A. Ball, Jr.

End Of Reunions - Next One In 2019 With A Cruise From Florida


Fombell PA Historic Group Event - October 30 2011

Ball Hereford Farm in Zelienople PA (Beaver County)
Presentation For The Fombell PA Historic Group - October 30 2011

GLB III Presentation For The Fombell PA Historic Group 2011
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Presentation For The Fombell PA Historic Group 2011




George puts a story behind these pictures taken by him on the Tour Shown Below
Click Here For The Text Supporting These Photos In PDF Format
Print & Read While Looking At The Pictures

Local Tour By George Ball III & Review Of The The Fombell PA Historic Group Event - October 29-30 2011
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Local Tour By George Ball III In Fombell 2011

Photo Of G. L. Ball, Sr.'s Farm Office/ Lab/ Garage With G. L. Ball III In Front In 2011


More Ball Family History In Photos Back To The 1890's


Ball Hereford Farm in Zelienople PA (Beaver County)
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Ball Hereford Farm in Zelienople PA (Beaver County)



Ball Hereford Farms in Valencia PA (Butler County)
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Ball Hereford Farms in Valencia PA (Butler County)


Ball Hereford Farms in Valencia PA In 1954
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Ball Hereford Farms in Valencia PA In 1954





Ball Chemical Company- The Early Days (Back to 1892)
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Ball Chemical Company- The Early Days



Ball Chemical Company- The Facility (As it was in the 1950ís)
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Ball Chemical Company- The Facility



George L. Ball, Sr. and His Family
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
George L. Ball, Sr. and His Family



Salmon ID Info & Ball Farm Valencia Map From H.A. Ball Jr. 2010
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Salmon ID Info & Ball Farm Valencia Map



George L. Ball, Sr. and A Special Trip To England
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
George L. Ball, Sr. and A Trip To England



George L. Ball, Jr. and His Family
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
George L. Ball, Jr. and His Family



Hiram P. Ball and His Family
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Hiram P. Ball and His Family



Henry A. Ball and His Family
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Henry A. Ball and His Family



Marion Ball Poe and Blanche Ball Landau and Their Families
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Marion Ball Poe and Blanche Ball Landau and Their Families



Activities Of Hiram P. Ball (Includes Polo Matches and Time At Franklin & Marshall College 1935- 1937) Time at Devoe & Reynolds in NJ.
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Activities Of Hiram P. Ball



Ball Family Miscellaneous Items
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Ball Family Miscellaneous Items



The Cleanola Company Directors
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
The Cleanola Company Directors



Patents Of The George L. Ball's
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Patents Of The George L. Ball's



Ball Family Masonic Related Activities (George L., Sr. and Hiram P. Ball)
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Ball Family Masonic Related Activities


Information From George L. Ball Jr. Family Bible
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Information From George L. Ball Jr. Family Bible


Pictures of Pittsburgh PA over the Years
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Pictures of Pittsburgh PA over the Years



The Campbell Family (Florence Campbell Ballís Past)
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
The Campbell Family (Florence Campbell Ballís Past)



Pictures of Ball Family and Neighbors1926
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Pictures of Ball Family 1926


Ball Farm Valencia Research On Grass Filled Horizontal Silos
[Reunion Nashville Sites 2017]
Ball Farm Research On Grass Horizontal Silos 1954






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