Baptisms at Wigan Church, in the Year 1806
|Infant’s Name and Seniority.||Father’s Name, Abode, and Profession.||Mother’s Name and Descent.||Born.||Baptised.|
|John, second son of||Henry Ball of Standish, Farmer||Elizabeth his Wife, Daughter of Edward & Ellen Ball||23rd of July||6th of August|
[Copy of the Baptismal Register for Wigan All Saints. Obtained at the Taylor Gallery, Family History Shop, Wigan in February 2007. Microfilm Reference MF 1A 6/3]
It appears that this register accidentally records the parents of Henry Ball, not Elizabeth Ormishaw as was meant.