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Lewis Heisler Ball

Lewis Heisler Ball, American senator. member 57th Congress (1901-1903), Del; member United States Senate, Mar; member United States Senate.


  • Ball, Lewis Heisler was born on September 21, 1861 in near Stanton, Delaware, United States. Son of John and Sarah (Baldwin) Ball.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Philosophy, Delaware College, 1882. Doctor of Medicine University of Pennsylvania, 1885.


    • Began practice of medicine, 1885. State treasurer, Delaware, 1898-1900. Member 57th Congress (1901-1903), Delaware at large.

      Elected member United States Senate, March 2, 1903, to fill vacancy for term ending March 3, 1905. Resumed practice of medicine at Faulkland, Delaware. Delegate Republican National Convention, 1896.

      Member United States Senate. 1919-1925. Home: Marshallton, Del.


    Member 57th Congress (1901-1903), Del. Member United States Senate, Mar. Member United States Senate.


    • Married Katherine Springer Justis, November 14, 1893.
    • father: John Ball
    • mother: Sarah (Baldwin) Ball
    • spouse: Katherine Springer Justis
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    Born September 21, 1861
    Died October 18, 1933
    (aged 72)