Lillian was the daughter of Irving Felix Ball and Anna Guggisberg, who married on December 18, 1910, in Kings Co., New York. (Cerificate 12462.)Irving's parents were Edward Williams Ball and Abbie Torbett.Anna's parents were Rudolf Guggisberg and Magdalena Langenegger.
Irving and Anna were on the 1920 census together, living at the same address as Anna's married sister Lena Wood:
1920>NEW YORK>QUEENS>WOODHAVEN Series: T625Roll: 1235Page: 188 Irving Ball head 37 Chicago NY NY tank tester shipyard Anna wife 37 NY Switz Switz Lillian dau 4 NY NY NY [same address] William Wood head 48 NY NY NY bigger? shipyard Lena wife 43 Switz Switz Switz Harry son 16 NY NY NY Arthur son 15 NY NY NY Madeline Guggisberg? m-in-law 76 wd Switz Switz Switz
Irving and Anna apparently separated before the 1930 census, because Anna and daughter Lillian were listed in the household of WilliamWood for that census:
"United States Census, 1930," Queens (Districts 0251-0500), Queens, New York William Wood 58 NY NY NY Lena wife 54 Switz Switz Switz Arthur son 25 NY NY NY Anna Ball sister 43 NY Switz Switz Lillian niece 14 NY IL NY
Lillian Ball, of Hollis, Long Island, was listed as a daughter on Irving's 1942 draft registration card:
"United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XRP3-V26 : accessed 21 July 2012) https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-12068-92301-27?cc=1861144 Name: Irving Felix Ball Event: Draft Registration Event Date: 1942 Event Place: New York City, New York, New York Gender: Male Age: 53 Birth Date: 18 Apr 1889 Birth Place:Chicago, Illinois Employer:Arthur Lee Cook, Cook Copper Company, 16 E. 43rd St. New York, New York Residence:429 Lexington Ave., New York, New York Contact: Lillian Ball (daughter), Hollis, Long Island NARA Publication Title: World War II Draft Cards (4th Registration) for the State of New York, Borough of Manhattan NARA Publication Number: ARC Identifier: 2555973 Film Number: 2283272 Digital Folder Number: 004126105 Image Number: 01177