Mary Graves1

#12273, (circa 1654 - 21 May 1727)
Relationship7th great-grandmother of William David Lewis
Father*John Graves2 (s 1628 - 1677)
Mother*Mary Smith2 (b 1628 - c 1671)

Family 1

Samuel Ball b. 1647/48, d. 1689
Children 1.Mary Ball+9 (1673 - 1760)
 2.Francis Ball10 (1675 - )
 3.Elizabeth Ball11 (1677 - )
 4.Mercy Ball12 (1679 - 1683)
 5.Abigail Ball12 (1682 - )

Family 2

Benjamin Stebbins b. 1658

Family 3

James Warriner b. 1641, d. 1727
Her married name was Stebbins.3 
Her married name was Stebbins.4 
Her married name was Ball.1 
Her married name was Warriner.3 
Birth*circa 1654She was born circa 1654 at Wethersfield, Connecticut.5,6 
Marriage*15 January 1671She married Samuel Ball, son of Francis Ball and Abigail Burt, on 15 January 1671 at MassachusettsG.1 
Marriage*11 March 1690She married Benjamin Stebbins, son of Lieut. Thomas Stebbins and Hannah Wright, on 11 March 1690 at Springfield, Massachusetts, (poss. 10 sep 1690, see note.)4 
Marriage*29 December 1704She married James Warriner, son of William Warriner and Joanna Searle, on 29 December 1704 at Massachusetts; her 3rd.7,8 
Death*21 May 1727She died on 21 May 1727 at Massachusetts.3 
ChartsAncestors of William D. Lewis


  1. [S1207] Henry M. Burt, The First Century of the History of Springfield (Springfield, Mass.: Henry M. Burt, 1898, 1899), II:526: "Samuel Ball, second son of Francis Ball, married January 15, 1671, Mary Graves of Hadley, daughter of John Graves."
  2. [S1222] Ralph Stebbins Greenlee and Robert Lemuel Greenlee, The Stebbins Genealogy, two volumes (Chicago: privately published, 1904), I:61.
  3. [S165] James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, four volumes (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860-1862), IV:428.
  4. [S1222] Ralph Stebbins Greenlee and Robert Lemuel Greenlee, Stebbins Genealogy, p.100, noting that "Graves Genealogy says September 10, 1690."
  5. [S744] Daniel White Wells and Reuben Field Wells, A History of Hatfield Massachusetts 1660-1910 (Springfield, Mass.: F.C.H. Gibbons, 1910), 410.
  6. [S943] John Card Graves, Genealogy of the Graves Family in America (Buffalo, N. Y.: Baker, Jones & Co., 1896), p. 12.
  7. [S165] James Savage, First Settlers of New England, IV:428, "and he m. 29 Dec. foll. [1704] Mary, wid. of Benjamin Stebbins, being her third h."
  8. [S1222] Ralph Stebbins Greenlee and Robert Lemuel Greenlee, Stebbins Genealogy, I:61, "Mary Graves Ball Stebbins was married third, December 29, 1704, to James Warriner."
  9. [S1025] Massachusetts Town and Vital Records: Springfield 1640–1894, Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook), compiler, Provo, UT and Oxford, MA, Copy 1, p. 23, img. 476/6014. Mary Ball, dau. of Samuel and Mary Ball, b. 12 Jun 1673. Online
  10. [S1206] Clifford L. Stott, compiler, Vital Records of Springfield Massachusetts to 1850 (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2003), 1:32, Bk. 1. "Francis Ball Son of Samuell & Mary Ball born Aprill the 4th 1675."
  11. [S1206] Clifford L. Stott, Vital Records of Springfield, 2:1672. "Elizabeth Ball the Daughter of Samuel & Mary Ball born, Jan: 14th: 1677."
  12. [S1207] Henry M. Burt, The First Century of the History of Springfield, II:526.