Valentine Gill "Vallie" Hall III  (November 12, 1867, New York – October 26, 1934) was an American tennis player who was active in the late 19th century. He was the elder son of Valentine Gill Hall Jr. and Mary Livingston Ludlow of the Livingston family. Vallie's eldest sister was Anna Rebecca Hall, making him an uncle of First Lady of the United States, Anna Eleanor Roosevelt.
|Full name||Valentine Gill Hall III|
|Country (sports)||United States|
|Born||November 12, 1867|
New York, NY, United States
|Died||October 26, 1934(aged 66)|
|Turned pro||1886 (amateur tour)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|US Open||SF (1891)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|US Open||W (1888, 1890)|
In 1889 he wrote a book titled Lawn Tennis in America containing biographical sketches of prominent players. He was a secretary of the United States National Lawn Tennis Association.
Grand Slam finalsEdit
Doubles (2 titles, 3 runner-ups)Edit
|Win||1888||U.S. Championships||Grass||Oliver Campbell|| Clarence Hobart
|6–4, 6–2, 6–2|
|Loss||1889||U.S. Championships||Grass||Oliver Campbell|| Henry Slocum
|1–6, 3–6, 2–6|
|Win||1890||U.S. Championships||Grass||Clarence Hobart|| Charles Carver
|6–3, 4–6, 6–2, 2–6, 6–3|
|Loss||1891||U.S. Championships||Grass||Clarence Hobart|| Oliver Campbell
|3–6, 4–6, 6–8|
|Loss||1892||U.S. Championships||Grass||Edward L. Hall|| Oliver Campbell
|4–6, 2–6, 6–4, 3–6|
- Reynolds, Cuyler (1914). Genealogical and Family History of Southern New York and the Hudson River Valley. Lewis Historical Publishing Company. p. 1332. ASIN B007IPINHM.
- "First Lady, Calling, Finds Her Uncle Dead". The New York Times. Retrieved May 9, 2012.
- "In The Tennis Court" (PDF). The New York Times. July 26, 1891. Retrieved May 8, 2012.
- "Hall Brothers Win Easily" (PDF). The New York Times. August 6, 1892. Retrieved May 8, 2012.
- Hall, Valentine, Lawn Tennis in America, 1889