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Benjamin POWELL[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1778 - Abt 1815  (36 years)


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  • Name Benjamin POWELL 
    Born 28 Sep 1778  , Wilkes, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    • 28 Sep 1778; Wilkes Co, NC -> DAR database
      28 Sep 1778 -> DAR app 758865 add vol 777
      28 Sep 1778 -> Powell Family Bible Record
    Elias Powell Bible Record
    Elias Powell Bible Record
    Gender Male 
    Residence Lower Creek, Caldwell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • "Benjamin married a Miss Harris of Petersburg, Va., and settled near Lower Creek church, and died there."
    Died Abt 1815  Powelltown, , North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 1815; Powelltown, NC -> DAR database
    Notes 
    • Name:
      Benjamin Powell -> DAR database
      Benjamin Powell -> Powell mailing list
      Benjamin Powell -> DAR app 758865 add vol 777
      Benj'n Powell -> Powell Family Bible Record

      Relationship to father:
      *Named as a child of Elias Powell -> DAR database
      *Named as a child of Elias Powell -> Powell mailing list
      *Named as a child of Elias Powell -> DAR app 758865 add vol 777
      *Appears on page of births in Elias and Barbara Powell family bible

      Relationship to mother:
      *Named as a child of Anna Barbara Albright -> DAR database
      *Named as a child of Anna Barbara Albright -> Powell mailing list
      *Named as a child of Anna Barbara Albright -> DAR app 758865 add vol 777
      *Appears on page of births in Elias and Barbara Powell family bible
    Person ID I2249  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 17 Nov 2012 

    Father Elias POWELL,   b. 26 Sep 1754, , Culpeper, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1832, Lenoir, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother 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 
    Family ID F207  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy HARRIS,   b. 1778, Petersburg, , Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Y  [1, 2, 3
    Children 
     1. George Washington POWELL,   b. 16 Oct 1808, Powelltown, Wilkes, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1893, Rome, Floyd, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F1121  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S372] DAR Descendant Database, accessed; 8 June 2011; Ludwig Albright entry, National No. 360430 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S477] Powell-L Archives at Rootsweb, Erin and Betty Renfroe; Elias and Anna Barbara Powell; 21 September 1997; accessed; 18 August 2012; citing Elias Powell family bible (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S371] DAR Applications, Supplemental application; Margene Westbrook Roberts; National no. 758865, Add vol. 777; on Elias Powell (1754-1832, North Carolina), approved 1996; citing Bible record of Elias Powell and Barbara Powell (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S492] Bible Records - NC Family Records Online, 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).

    5. [S498] The Powell Family History - from Caldwell County NC Families, p. 78 (Reliability: 2).