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Vickie French I am looking
for any information on William O. Powell who was born to William Powell
& Mary Carolyn Hendricks in Powell (Jefferson County), Nebraska. He
had two brothers Tom Clarence Powell and Alonza Powell. William O. Powell
married Susan Marcella Cross (probably in Powell, Nebraska). They had 3
children Lillian May Powell (October 1892 - July 1971) born in Powell Nebraska,
Wilbur Glen Powell, and Arthur Franklin Powell. Any information would be
Smith Looking for information on John Powell who married Margaret
Their son John d abt 1782 married Mary O'NEAL, probably in Virginia.
Their daughter Anna(abt 1750 - aft 1820) married Joseph McCrary in
Orange County NC.
Frank DeffesI am looking
for any info on Elizabeth Powell, husband's first name unknown, also known
as the widow Powell. She came from Ky. and settled in Fort Bend County
(close to Houston) Texas in 1828 with several children. They were Samuel
G., Elizabeth who married twice 1)Leeman Kelsey in Austin County and 2)
Edwin Belden in Matagorda, Tx. in 1850. Other children were Julia and Jesse.
Any info would be appreciated, either on Powells of Ky. or Tx.
Matthew PowellI have been
trying to find information on the my GG Grandfather Issaac Powell who married
Margaret McGrath (McGraw?) in County Down, Ireland approximately 1845.
They migrated to Canada in 1850 and then to Victoria, Australia in 1855,
leaving from New York, USA. All the certificates of birth and death for
their children list County Down as their places of birth and marriage but
not the town where these events took place. I would be interested in corresponding
with any Powells who can trace their ancestry to County Down. I live in
Perth, Western Australia.
J.R. PowellI'm interested
in finding info from anyone on the Powell's from up-state New York. Thomas
J. Powell (born in 1822 in Utica, NY) is my GG Grandfather. He homesteaded
out here in Montana in 1872 and our family has been here since. Please
EMail to JRPowellMT@prodigy.net with any interesting info.
"The Last Best Place"
Sharon (Catlin) Coleman
I'm looking for parents of my great-grandfather Sylvester Bertram Powell,
b. 28 Aug 1872 Brunswick, Chariton Co., MO; d. 8 Dec 1956 Vinita, Craig
Bert, as he was called, married 28 Nov 1894 Garfield Co., OK to Henrietta
Jane Manor (b. 29 Mar 1872 Nebraska, d. 1 Dec 1955 Vinita, Craig Co., OK).
Henrietta's parents were Samuel Maner and Margaret (McCoy) Maner.
Children of Bert and Henrietta were Charles Powell, b. 22 Apr 1896
OK, Earl M. Powell b. ca 9 Aug 1903 OK, and Ethel Leota Powell b. 7 Aug
It is family tradition that Bert was orphaned. I have no idea if he
had siblings. Any help with this family is appreciated.
Sharon (Catlin) Coleman
Margie PowellI am searching
for information on William Harvey Powell. I'm not sure where he was born,
I was told it was Hunt County Texas. He was born April 12, 1855, he married
Rebecca Ellen Reagan on July 11, 1880, in Hunt County Texas. They had eight
children all born in Texas, they moved to Oklahoma, where they both died,
and are buried in the Mannsville Cemetery. I'd like to know the parents
of William Harvey Powell. Any information would be appreciated.
Laura Lynn Haslacker
I am looking for information on my 5ggrandfather Crawford Powell. Born
in probably Wythe Co. Virginia. circa 1812. Moved to Anderson Co. Tennessee.
Married Phebe Jackson, and they later moved to Marion County, Tennessee
. Not sure of date of death. Possibility christian name was John Crawford
Powell. Shown in 1850 census of Marion County as Crawford. Possibly the
son of Addalade Crawford, and William Powell, Jr. married in Madison, Virginia,
Any info appreciated.
Thank You, Laura Lynn
Powell b. 1794[who was a doctor] m. Isabella Unknown b. 1788, both born
GA, who knows where? They were in Rutherford County, TN in 1830 where my
great gfather[Alexander Wise Youngblood Powell] was born in Feb 1830. They
already had daughter Elva b. ca 1815, William E. b. 1818. [William E was
Methodist Preacher in 1870 in Summerville, Chattooga County, GA.] About
1836 this family including son William already on his own, moved to Walker
County, GA, then by 1845 Dr. Thomas and William were buying land in GA.
His other children included James R, b. 1817; Martha, b. 1826; Alexander,
b. 1830; Louisa b. 1832. All children born TN. I need information of where
Thomas and Isabella were born. Later, Oliver Conrad Powell, son of Alexander,
married Annie C. Unknown January 17, 1895. They had one daughter Lennie
Irene Powell. Oliver Conrad divorced Annie C. August 3, 1903 at Griffin,
Spaulding County, GA. They had lived in Forsyth County, GA. My main question
was where Thomas and Isabella came from in GA before they went to TN. The
county they went to in 1836 had been Cherokee land, without white people
until 1832. Thanks for any suggestions and help.
Pat AllenbyHi I am looking
for parents of a Obediah Powell b. abt .1740 and up who came from England
had settled in Va. died abt 1803 had a son Samuel Powell b. Aug. 13 1791
in James river county VA. Any information will be deeply appreciated very
Sherry Powell BurtonJennings
B. Powell (Jr. & Sr.) lived in Mobile, AL and Augusta, GA Jr. died
in 1972 not sure when Sr. died.
These are my Father and Grandfather. No one else that I know to get
If you know either of these, please let me know.
Thank you in advance,
Sherry Powell Burton
Gary wonder if u could post
this on your web page I am searching for a Giles POWELL married Margeret
RICHARDS they had children no other details one being my great grandfather
James Joshua POWELL b 25 june 1866 i beleive in New Zealand or on boat
out to australia Any other people reading this page have australian connections
maybe Giles POWELL had brothers sisters etc
F. Daniel PowellHow do I start
getting information on my grandfather, Oliver Powell, who came supposedly
either from New Jersey or Kentucky, moved to Morgantown, West Virginia
in the early 1900's, married Mary Jane Hilling, and died in Morgantown
in 1954. We know nothing other than he came to WV on a train and started
working in the Glass Factories here.
F. Daniel Powell
DorothySearching for info
on my Powell line. My 5th great grandparents were John Powell, Sr. who
married Mary Cromwell; 4th great grandparents John Powell whose spouse
was Alice Brewer, 3rd great grandparents were James Powell and Rebecca
Bynum, then Green "Berry" Powell who married Martha "Patsey" Tidmore, great
grandparents were Henry Carl Powell and Lela Harrison (second wife). This
is about all I know on this line. There is a note on this research that
Mary Cromwell was a direct descendant of the famed Oliver Cromwell, but
no proof of this. I would be so happy to hear from someone who might have
done research on anyone in my Powell line. This has been a difficult family
to trace since there are many James and John Powells.
to trace a member of my family tree NELLIE POWELL,of CHELTENHAM ,ENGLAND,she
lived in either SWINDON ROAD or QUEEN`S RETREAT.She had a son in 1907,LIONEL
PERCY POWELL,[my late grandfather].This is where it becomes a dead end,and
as I`m new to reseaching family tree`s, I need some advice as to where
I go to from here.Could you point me in the right direction,here`s hoping
for good news,and thanks for your time.
YvonneSearching for info
on: Anthony W. POWELL b: abt 1812 SC d: AR +Mary Unknown b: abt 1926 AL
1. George Washington POWELL b: 1849 Blount Co., AL d: 1932 AR married:
Sarah (Jane) BYERS
2. Mary (Mollie) C. POWELL b: 1852 AL d: 1881 AR married: John C. BYERS
3. John B. POWELL b: abt 1856 AL
4. Nancy Jane POWELL b: 1860 AL d: 1935 AR married: Robert Eli KEENEY
5. Effy POWELL b: abt 1863 AL
6. Joanna E. POWELL b: 1869 Birmingham, Jefferson, Co., AL married:
JudyI am looking for
information on the family of Lydia Ann Powell born December 24, 1844 in
Mississippi and died March 16, 1932 in Louisiana. She married John Wesley
on December 7, 1865 in Lawrence County Mississippi.
Thanks in advance for any information.
J. Paul Sides I'm still
trying to locate any information on my g-grandfather David Frank Powell.
Died June 1902 in Lindale, Texas. I went to the library today in Smith
County to look for obits. They had no newspapers on film for that year.
I'm new to genealogy and have had some success with other branches
of my family tree. This one is frustrating. My father is an only child.
His mother was an only child. Her dad, David Frank, died 9 months after
she was born. It appears that her parents were only married for a couple
of years before his death. So...hardly anything is known about this side
of my family.
Kristina This is very
little to go on, but it's all I have. I am looking to find info on my Great
great grandmother's line. Her name was Sara Powell. She was called "Granny
Grimes", for some reason? I don't know birthdates or places or death info.
I do know that she married someone with the last name Graham. They had
a daughter Winafred Graham. b. 11Nov1856. pb. Anderson County, 20 miles
out of Oak Ridge TN. She died 28Nov1926. She married Richard Petree. b.
9Aug1856. d. 31Aug1928.
Thank you inadvance, and good luck to all others!
(searching for )Sullins, Saler, Powell, Petree, LaCleff, Johnson...
Alex I am from Malta.
I would like to know something about our Powell family in England. My grandfather,
Percy Powell, was born on 14 Sept. 1895 in Burn St.Winnow RB.(according
to the birth certificate) There he lived in the county of Cornwall, Sub-district
Lanlivery. Registration district: Bodmin. Though not registered, I think
that Torquay was a place he lived in as well. His parents were James (occupation:
farmers hand) and Hannah maiden Cooms. Percy was in the Royal Navy which
eventually took him to Malta where he married Helen Gordon in Nov. 1917.
They settled in Malta. He died in 1954. Presumably he had about 13 siblings,
three of them may be Walter, Mabel, Sarah. Any information would help me
and my family to know our far away family better.
Judy I am looking information
about Reuben POWELL, b, 1787 in North Carolina. His son was James Thomas
Powell, b. 1817 in Robertson Co., TN. And his son was Hardy R. Powell,
b. 1848 in Williamson Co., ILL.
RESEARCHING: Benson, Ellis, Etheridge, Gray, Helme, Heslington, Hinkley,
Jones, Keith, King, Lawrence, Maidwell, McClintock, Moore, Nicholas, Perry,
Powell, Scott, Spiller, Stanley, Tarpley, Valentine, Wassell, Wills
Cobradeth I am looking
for information about the Powell family. They once resided in Alabama they
were huge slave owners. Where their Plantation once stood is now a town.
They owned a large amount of land and were very wealthy. if know any thing
or can help me let me know thank you.
Nichole Trying to find
proof that Tinsley POWELL b: 16 Jan 1808 Elbert GA d: 24 Sep 1878 Hart
GA, is the father of Mary Elizabeth POWELL b: c1841 GA. Mary married James
STIEFEL, Jr on 25 Jun 1857 in Hart Co GA. They named their first child
John Tinsley STIEFEL. James and Mary moved to DeKalb Co AL in the 1880s.
firstname.lastname@example.org I am
looking for any info you may have on the Ar. Powells. I am trying to find
Billy David Powell B.Sept.30,1955 and Danny Ray Powell b. Feb. 28, 1956.
Father was Billy Powell and Mother was Alice Chitty. They are from around
the Forrest City Ar. ST. Francis county area. Mother is desperate to locate
them. Thank you please email me anything you may have
I am looking for three Powells: Lafayette, my grandfather, born in Michigan
on Nov. 30, 1910; his father Reuben, born Jan. 11, 1859 in Maryville, IL;
and his father, Calvin who was born in Indiana. That's all I know about
them. I would greatly appreciate anything you have on them. My e-mail address
JimI am looking for information
on "Peggy" Powell, b.1774, d.Sep 1864 in Monroe Co., Indiana....She married
William Strichberry on 17 April, 1850. I can find nothing about her family.
Any suggestions? email@example.com. I can provide information on the Strechberry
StephI am trrying to
locate my Father's [1905-1988] father whom he never knew except by name--Elwell
M. Powell, supposed to be born in Jacksonville, Fl about 1885. We have
a newspaper obit [ sent by a sister Alice Walden in 1963] with no date
[probably late 1950s] saying he was buried in Gainesville, Fl. was a Railway
Conductor and a member of their society as well as a Mason. Survived by
two other sisters , Allene Fairly, Mrs J. Geiger, and a widow, Katherine
In my fathers papers was also a picture of a man 45-55 years old dressed
abt 1900 garb, taken in a studio in Jacksonville. On the back in pencil
is written Benjamin H. Powell. I think he may have been either father or
uncle to Elwell. He would have been born abt 1850s or early 1860s.. I would
really like some help with the history of These two men,at least one a
Steph Powell Cecil
TonyaI am looking for a Stephen Powell
who died 1808 abt. in Ky. he married Hannah Morton who was b. 1770 Ga.
and died in Spencer co.,In. under the name Hannah Lamar.
Gregg Hello, I'm looking
for information on the parents of Alfred Shreve Powell (born 22 Jul 1877
in Philadelphia Penn, died 16 Feb 1934 in Philadelphia Penn). He married
Alice Virginia Mendenhall on 5 JUN 1906 in Thornton, Penn. He had four
children: Lillian Mendenhall Powell, Alfred Shreve Powell Jr., Warren Jacob
Powell (my grandfather), and Robert Gerard Powell.
Any information would be greatly appreciated. Gregg Alan Powell
Looking for POWELLs in Herefordshire, mostly Hereford City. Edward POWELL.
Born ca 1833 in All Saint's Parish, Hereford, Wales. Edward died bef 1887.
Occupation: (His father was Edward too.) He was a meat butcher, according
to the birth certificate of his son Frederick born 1864, as well as Frederick's
marriage certificate, and the 1871 census. Resided at 48 Widemaish St.
Hereford City when Frederick was born; later resided at 15 Union St., Hereford
City (in 1871). On 11 Sep 1858 when Edward was 25, he married Hannah SOULS,
daughter of William SOULS, in Parish Church, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.
Born ca 1833 in Gloucestershire, England (possible).
They had the following children:
2 i. Mary Annie (ca1860-1940)
3 ii. William E. (ca1862-<1936)
4 iii. Frederick Alexander (ca1864-1936)
5 iv. Frank (ca1866-<1936)
6 v. Laura H. (1867-1936)
7 vi. Henry (ca1870-<1836)
Jack and Nancy GardnerI'm looking
for information on Tabitha POWELL, b 1765 Bute Co. NC to William and Ruth(?)
POWELL. Wm. born 1720 in NC ahd died ca 1789 Warren Co NC. Tabitha married
Samuel PERSON 25 Mar 1789 in Warren Co. NC. Any information on Tabitha
and her ancestors would be greatly appreciated. She is my ggggrandmother.
RogerLooking for the parents
of Charles Kenneth POWELL, born in either Reno or Belpre Ohio, Mar 17,
1924. Parents were listed as Fred Powell and Laura Graceman. Laura died
when Charles was very young, and Charles was raised by foster parents.
Charles married Thelma Jeanne Rake from Parkersburg, WV. Died Feb 14, 1965
and was buried in Havre de Grace MD. This is my wife's father, and I would
really like to help her find her family history. We're stumped at this
point, and desperately need HELP!!
Roger R. Bennett
Bel Air, MD
Kenneth I am trying to find
out when and where my Powell Family came from. Records show that Aaron
Powell, Sr. (my gggg-grandfather), was born ca 1732, married Ann Welch
ca 1754 in Chesterfield Va. This is substantiated by the deed made by John
Welch to Aaron Powell, for one (1) shilling, to him and to the heirs begotten
of the body of his daughter Ann Welch, his wife, land on branches of Tomahawk
Creek, a tract of 100 acres more or less. This deed was recorded in the
Chesterfield County Courthouse on 1 February 1754, and is found in Deed
Book #2, pages 73 and 74. Their son, Aaron Powell, Jr, (my ggg-grandfather),
born 1754 in Chesterfield Co. Va, died 30 May 1855 in Bedford Co. Va.,
married Susanna Taylor on 17 Jan 1781 in Chesterfield Co. Va. They had
seven children. Their son, Edward Powell, (my gg-grandfather), born 1781
in Bedford Co. Va., died 16 Nov 1870 in Franklin Co. Va., married Sarah
Divers 16 May 1818 in Franklin Co. Va. Edward and Sarah had five children.
Their son, William Aaron Powell (my g-grandfather), born 12 Feb 1821 in
Franklin Co., died 26 Jul 1882 in Franklin Co, married Julia Anne Dillon
on 28 Nov 1842 in Franklin Co. Va. William and Julia had eleven children.
Their son Edward Lee Powell (my grandfather) born 9 May 1854 in Franklin
County, died Apr 1901 in Freeman, WV, married Louise Anna Lavinder on 19
Oct 1877 in Franklin Co. Va. They had twelve children. Their son, Kasper
Rudolph Powell, (my father) born 26 Dec 1899 in Princeton, WV., married
Alma M. Conner on 2 Jun 1920 in Princeton, WV. I would greatly appreciate
any info regarding, who, when, and where the family of Aaron Powell Sr
came from. Thanks, Kenneth. e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org