Arlington in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Ball-Carlin Cemetery
Erected by Arlington County, Virginia.
Location. 38° 51.79′ N, 77° 7.55′ W. Marker is in Arlington, Virginia, in Arlington County. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 South Kensington Street, Arlington VA 22204, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carlin Community Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); John Ball House (within shouting distance of this marker); Moses Ball Grant Carlin Springs (approx. 0.2 miles away); Glencarlyn Station (approx. ¼ mile away); Original Federal Boundary Stone SW 7 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mary Carlin House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Washington's Survey Marker (approx. half a mile away but has been reported missing). Click for a list of all markers in Arlington.
More about this marker. The statement on the marker that John and Moses Ball were cousins of George Washington is probably inaccurate. Although George Washington's mother's maiden name was Ball, there is no evidence that she was related to this Ball family.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Colonial Era •
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