Midway in Liberty County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
B. 1744, s/o Bartholomew Ball & Elizabeth Henlen, Craven County, SC, g/s of William Ball (1644 England-1727 SC) & Margaret Sampson, immigrants.
December, 1768: Moved to Liberty County
January 21, 1772: Married Rebecca (Baker) Jones, d/o William Baker, Sr. & Sarah Osgood.
1775-1777: The Georgia Provincial Congress.
1777: 2nd Lt., Capt. John Bacon's Co. of Riflemen, Liberty County, Georgia
Surviving Children: William F., Sampson Edward.
Col. James Thompson & Elizabeth Ball Thompson.
Col. Hugh Giles & Sarah Ball Giles, under Marion.
John Mikell & Anne Ball Mikell, Supplied Militia.
Sampson Ball, h/o Sarah Elizabeth Baker, Militia
Sgt. William Bartholomew Ball, Militia
Erected by William Ball Family Association.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1744.
Location. 31° 48.333′ N, 81° 25.829′ W. Marker is in Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Midway GA 31320, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Midway Church (here, next to this marker); Kilpatrick and Mower at Midway Church (here, next to this marker); Dr. Lyman Hall (a few steps from this marker); Button Gwinnett (a few steps from this marker); Nathan Brownson (a few steps from this marker); Old Sunbury Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Midway Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Road to Sunbury (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Midway.
Also see . . . Midway Patriots. (Submitted on September 3, 2022, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 4, 2022. It was originally submitted on September 3, 2022, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 94 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 3, 2022, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida.