Elias POWELL[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1754 - 1832  (77 years)


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  • Name Elias POWELL 
    Born 26 Sep 1754  , Culpeper, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 7
    • 26 Sep 1754; Culpeper Co, VA -> DAR app 423982
      26 Sep 1754; Culpeper Co, VA -> DAR app 758865 add vol 777
      26 Sep 1754 -> Powell Family Bible Record
      26 Sep 1754; Culpeper Co VA -> "The Powell Family History"
    Elias Powell Bible Record
    Elias Powell Bible Record
    Gender Male 
    Military 1776  American Revolutionary War Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 8
    • *Served as an Ensign in North Carolina. "1st or Southern Batt Mil 1776." - DAR app 758865 add vol 777

      *Elias Powel [sic] listed as an Ensign on a roll of Officers and Private Soldiers Detached from the first or Southern Battallion of the Militia of the County of Orange to March against the Hostile Indians under the Command of Col" Ambrose Ramsey -> Colonial Records of North Carolina, vol. 10 [the records included in this volume are from 1775-1776]
    Residence 1776  , Orange, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • He was in the Orange County Militia -> Colonia Records of North Carolina, vol 10 [records from 1775-1776]
    Probate Feb 1811  , Orange, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Was bequeathed $100 in his father-in-law's will. 
    Died 5 May 1832  Lenoir, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • 5 May 1832; Powelltown,Lenoir, NC -> DAR app 423982
      5 May 1832; Lenoir, Burke, NC -> DAR app 758865 add vol 777
    Notes 
    • Name:
      Elias Powell, Jr. -> DAR app 423982
      Elias Powell -> DAR app 758865 add vol 777
      Elias Powell -> Powell Family Bible Records
      Elias Powell "who was named for his father's brother and was named junior to distinguish between uncle and nephew" -> Lee Powell website, citing Ellisue Barber Morris
      Elias Powel -> Orange County Will Abstracts

      Relationship to father:
      Named as a child of John Powell -> "The Powell Family History"

      Relationship to mother:
    Person ID I2230  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 28 Dec 2012 

    Father John POWELL, Jr.,   b. Abt 1715, Occupacia-Piscataway District, Old Rappahannock, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1780, Powelltown, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Mother Mary O'NEAL,   b. 1712, , Orange, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1783, Powelltown, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1751  , Culpeper, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1304  Group Sheet

    Family Anna Barbara ALBRIGHT,   b. 18 Jun 1754, Alamance County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1793, , Caldwell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 25 Nov 1777  , Orange, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 6
    • *25 Nov 1777 -> DAR app 423982
      *25 Nov 1777 -> DAR app 758865 add vol 777
      *"Barbara Powel wife of Elias Powell" -> Orange County Will Abstracts
    Children 
    +1. Benjamin POWELL,   b. 28 Sep 1778, , Wilkes, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1815, Powelltown, , North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
    +2. Catherine POWELL,   b. 20 Sep 1785, , Culpeper, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1850, , Macon, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. Mary POWELL,   b. 23 Feb 1787, Lenoir, Caldwell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , Caldwell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. George POWELL,   b. 26 Feb 1789, , Caldwell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1875, , Caldwell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     5. Elizabeth POWELL,   b. 24 Mar 1791, Lenoir, Caldwell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , Caldwell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Rev. Phillip POWELL,   b. 18 Apr 1793,   d. , , Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F207  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Sep 1754 - , Culpeper, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 1776 - American Revolutionary War Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1776 - , Orange, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Nov 1777 - , Orange, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - Was bequeathed $100 in his father-in-law's will. - Feb 1811 - , Orange, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 May 1832 - Lenoir, Burke, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S371] , , ; National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Library, Washington, D.C., Supplemental application; Frances Powell Farris; National no. 423982, Add vol. 395; on Ludwig Albright (1731-1810, North Carolina), approved 1955 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S371] , , ; National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Library, Washington, D.C., Supplemental application; Margene Westbrook Roberts; National no. 758865, Add vol. 777; on Elias Powell (1754-1832, North Carolina), approved 1996 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S492] State Library of North Carolina and North Carolina State Archives, "Bible Records," digital images, North Carolina Family Records Online (http://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/digital/ncfamilyrecords/ : accessed )., accessed; 27 October 2012; Powell Family Bible Records; the image is a negative photostat listing births of the Elias and Barbara Powell family (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S495] Lee Pinkney Powell Jr., Lee Pinkney Powell, Jr. Genealogy Home Page (http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/p/o/w/Lee-P-Powell/index.html : accessed ), ., accessed; 28 October 2012; John Powell, Jr. (b. 1720, d. Abt. 1780) page; citing They came to Cass Co., Texas: Barber, Bradley, Cannon, Wommack, Hicks, Holston & Whatley, by Ellisue Barber Morris (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S498] I. W. Thomas, "The Powell Family History," Caldwell County, N. C., Families: Newspaper Articles, Volume I, Linda M. Staley and Allan Poe (Patterson, N.C. (P.O. Box 7, Patterson 28661-0007): Staley Pub. and Genealogical Research, 1986), ., p. 77-78 (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S526] Ruth Herndon Shields, Abstracts of wills recorded in Orange County, North Carolina, 1752-1800 and Abstracts of wills recorded in Orange County, North Carolina, 1800-1850: Two Volumes in One (Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1997)., p. 43 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S498] I. W. Thomas, "The Powell Family History," Caldwell County, N. C., Families: Newspaper Articles, Volume I, Linda M. Staley and Allan Poe (Patterson, N.C. (P.O. Box 7, Patterson 28661-0007): Staley Pub. and Genealogical Research, 1986), ., p. 78 (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S494] North Carolina ,William Laurence Saunders, Walter Clark, and Stephen B. Weeks, The Colonial Records of North Carolina: published under the supervision of the Trustees of the Public Libraries by order of the General Assembly, Vol. 10 (Wilmington, N.C.: Broadfoot Pub. Co., 1993), ; digital images, FamilySearch, (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed ., accessed; 28 October 2012; p. 753; citing MS. records in Office of Secretary of State (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S225] The Ancestry of the Nichols, Bedwell, Bundrum, and Reaves Families Website, Family of Ludwig Albright (Reliability: 3).
      I give and bequeath. . .my Barbara Powell, wife of Elias Powell, $100 each to them and thier heirs forever.