Frances Ball

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Frances Ball, daughter of Guy Ball and Catherine Duboys, was born probably shortly before her baptism at Christ Church Parish, Barbados, 2 March 1717/18.1,2 She died 18 May 1761.1

Frances married (1) Edward Lascelles, son of Daniel Lascelles and Mary Lascelles, at Christ Church Parish, Barbados, 1 January 1731/32;1,2 she married (2) Admiral Francis Holburne, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Barbados in 1750.3,1

Family 1

Edward Lascelles b. 25 Feb 1702/3, d. 31 Oct 1747
  • Mary Lascelles4 b. 1736, d. 1773
  • Henry Lascelles5 b. 1737, d. 1775
  • Frances Lascelles4 b. 1738, d. 1777
  • Edward Lascelles6 b. 8 Jan 1739, d. 3 Apr 1820
  • Daniel Lascelles6 b. 9 Dec 1742
  • General Francis Lascelles+2 b. 1 Nov 1744, d. 2 Sep 1799

Family 2

Admiral Francis Holburne b. 1704, d. 15 Jul 1771
This person was last edited on23 Dec 2017


  1. [S934] Richard K. Evans, The Ancestry of Diana, Princess of Wales: For Twelve Generations (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2007), 79, further cited as Evans, The Ancestry of Diana, Princess of Wales.
  2. [S406] James C. Brandow, "Ball of Barbados," Genealogies of Barbados Families From Caribbeana and The Journal of the Barbados Museum and Historical Society, James C. Brandow, editor (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1983), 135-144; Originally published, The Journal of the Barbados Museum and Historical Society II (1934): 188, further cited as Barbados Families.
  3. [S1323] Wikipedia Contributors, "Francis Holburne," Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia,[:WEB] (accessed 8 June 2007).
  4. [S950] Joseph Foster, Pedigrees of the County Families of Yorkshire, Two vols. (London: W. Wilfred Head, 1874), 1:2:Lascelles, further cited as Foster, Pedigrees of Yorkshire.
  5. [S407] Simon D. Smith, An Introduction to the Lascelles & Maxwell Letter Books (1739-1769), 2003, PDF download, Microform Academic Publishers (, downloaded 30 Apr 2006), 43, further cited as Lascelles Letter Books.
  6. [S415] Joanne McRee Sanders, compiler, Barbados Records: Baptisms, 1637-1800 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1984), 113, further cited as Barbados Baptisms.