I am searching for information on the Ball and Allen families of Georgia.I have the following information from a letter written to Mr. H.A. Allen of Charlotte, N.C. on May 5, 1930.If any could be helped with this information or if you could help me with my search please contact me.
Elizabeth Jane Ball and John Marcus Allen Married on Dec. 23, 1829 by Rev Lovick Pierce Ceremony held in the old Governors Mansion in Milledgeville, Georgia purchased by her father William Ball after the capital of Georgia was moved to Atlanta. William Ball was born in Liberty Co. Georgia Aug 31, 1777 and his father moved him to Baldwin County at a very young age. The father of William Ball and the father of his wife, Elizabeth Gray served in the Revolutionary War.The record of the will left by the father ow William Ball can be forund in Milledgeville, Georgia
After Elizabeth Ball and John Marcus Allen wer married they move to Perry, Houston County, Georgia.He is buried at Asbury Chapel a few miles from Perry. Their children were: William Harris Allen Julia Allen John Robert Allen Thomas Murrelle Allen(my gggrandfather) Marcus Allen