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Welcome to the Powell Family Page!


Updated: 20 June 2014


If you have information on the Powell or related families (obituaries, photographs, stories, etc.) please contact Jim Adams for inclusion on these pages.


Descendants of Phillip Powell (b. about 1781 in Garway, Herefordshire, England) and Mary Lewis (b. 1785). They had 4 children:
   1. Sophia (1813 - )
   2. Peter (1816 - )
   3. Hannah (1818 - )
   4. Thomas (1820 - )


Generation 2: Peter Powell (28 Feb 1816 in Garway, Herefordshire, England - ) married Caroline Watkins (1822 - ). They had 3 children:
   1. Sarah Ann (1851 - )
   2. John (1855 - 1934) See obituary below
   3. Peter Phillip (1857 - )


Generation 3: John Powell (01 Jan 1855 in Garway, Herefordshire, England - 08 June 1934 in Marcellus, Cass, MI, USA) married Elizabeth Rose (1860 - 1933). They had 10 children:
   1. Anne (1878 - )
   2. Gertrude Maud (1879 - 1957)
    3. John (1882 - 1882)
    4. Peter Phillip Powell (04 June 1884 in Dowlais, South Wales - 25 March 1952 in Battle Creek, MI, USA) married Mary Ann Hourihan (1882 - 1975).
   5. Elizabeth S. (1886 - 1952)
   6. John Henry (1888 - 1920)
   7. Sydney A. (1891 - 19?)
   8. Ernest Alfred (1893 - 1934)
   9. Stanley (1894 - )
   10. Tydvil (1896 - )


Generation 4. Peter Phillip Powell (04 June 1884 in Dowlais, South Wales - 25 March 1952 in Battle Creek, MI, USA) married Mary Ann Hourihan (1882 - 1975). They had 4 children:
   1. Living female
   2. Living male
   3. Eileen (1916 - 2001)
   4. Phyllis M. (1918 - 2000)


Powell-Hourihan Family Tree at ancestry.com


Obituaries


Marcellus News, 14 June 1934: John Powell, aged 79, died Friday morning in the Three Rivers Hospital where he had been taken about a week previous, on account of having broken his leg by a fall. Mr. Powell had been in poor health for some time and on the 31st of May fell out of bed with the result above stated. He is survived by eight children, four of whom live in their native Wales, two in Canada and two sons Peter and Ernest who live in Marcellus.
  Mr. Powell was born in Wales, where he lived until 23 years ago when he came from Canada. Three years later he came to Marcellus and since resided here. He was a very highly respected citizen. Funeral services were held in the Romig Funeral Home Sunday afternoon, conducted by Rev. Earl Tozier."