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Cherokee CO, NC

Family Group of

John Alvin Powell b ca 1809 d 4 Dec1861
occupation -

m ca 1838 TO

Mary "Polly" Welch b ca 1820 d 10 Apr 1863
dau of John B. Welch & Elizabeth Blythe of Valley River, Cherokee CO, NC

issue: (uncertain birth order for their younger children)
1(F) Cornelia Cherokee Powell b 17 Jul 1839 d 10 Nov 1911 Chelsea, Rogers CO, OK
m TO
James Arrowood b d

2(M) Marcus "Mark" L. Powell b ca 1841 NC d 12 Aug 1867
m TO
Caroline Welch b NC d

3(M) Robert Welch Powell b 4 Feb 1842 d 15 Mar 1898 Adair, Mayes CO, OK
m 1879 Murphy, Cherokee CO, NC TO
Ivey Ann Taylor b 7 Dec 1851 d 22 Mar 1917 Adair, Mayes CO, OK
(dau of James Taylor & Elizabeth Ann Parker of Cherokee CO, NC)

4(M) Francis "Frank" Powell b ca 1845 d

5(F) Mary Powell b ca 1847 d 1928 Vinita, Craig CO, OK
m never

6(M) John Alvin Powell b 15 Apr 1849 d
m TO
Elvira ________ b d

7(M) Joseph Powell b ca 1850 d

8(M) Richard Washington Powell b ca 1853 d 26 Apr 1903

9(F) Martha Powell b ca 1855 d 1928 Vinita, Craig CO, OK
m TO
Mr. ______ Harris b d

10(F) _______ Powell b 1857 d 1857

11(F) Victoria Powell b ca 1858 d Vinita, Craig CO, OK
m TO
Mr. ______ Arnold b d

12(M) Arthur Powell b d

13(F) Cuba [Elcuba?] Powell b ca 1861? d 1861?

sources: Sandra (Nipper) Ratledge's research on censuses, death and birth certificates, marriage records, draft cards, social security indexes, burial indexes, obituaries, and tombstone inscriptions

Thanks to cousins and friends William M. and Betty Palmer who shared data with me!


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