The Hitts of Mississippi and related families

Martin Ball1808

Name
Martin Ball
Birth July 31, 1808 29

Death of a maternal grandfatherLazarus Hitt
August 2, 1823 (Age 15)
Death of a maternal grandmotherAgnes Martin
1823 (Age 14)

Death of a motherSarah Anne Hitt
September 15, 1849 (Age 41)
Occupation
Baptist minister

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Martin Ball was the guardian of Evie Hitt, Lazarus Hitt's minor daughter.

Rev. Ball was ordained at Bethabara Church in Laurens County, SC, in 1835 and came to Cherry Creek, MS in 1845. He was the third minister of the old Cherry Creek Church. He was a noted evangelist.