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John Powell, Sr

Male 1840 - 1905  (65 years)


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  • Name John Powell  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Suffix Sr 
    Born 3 Jan 1840  Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Jack 
    Residence 1 Jun 1840  Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1850  Division 79, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1860  Subdivision, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 31 Aug 1861  Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Military 31 Aug 1861  Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1880  Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1900  Hamford, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Military 7 Sep 1901  Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 5 Feb 1905  Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried Evergreen Church Cemetery, Candler, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Person ID I6186  tng Genealogy

    Father Abraham Powell,   b. 1811, Burke, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1886, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah Sapp,   b. 1812, Bulloch, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1872, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 5 Oct 1838  Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11, 12, 13, 14
    • Groom's Name: Abram Powell
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      Bride's Name: Sarah Sapp
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      Marriage Date: 05 Oct 1838
      Marriage Place: , Tattnall, Georgia
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      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M71377-1
      System Origin: Georgia-ODM
      Source Film Number: 206419
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      Collection: Georgia Marriages, 1808-1967
    Family ID F1358  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Thrift,   b. 20 Jul 1839, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1904, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 28 Sep 1858  Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • groom's name: John Powel
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      bride's name: Martha Thrift
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      marriage date: 28 Sep 1858
      marriage place: , Tattnall, Georgia
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      indexing project (batch) number: M71377-2
      system origin: Georgia-ODM
      source film number: 206420
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      Source Citation
      "Georgia, Marriages, 1808-1967," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FW6D-8ZG : accessed 16 June 2012), John Powel, 1858.
    Children 
    +1. William R Powell,   b. Aug 1867, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1907, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years)  [natural]
    +2. Mary Jane Powell,   b. 20 Oct 1869, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1945  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    +3. John Powell, Jr,   b. 29 Aug 1871, Bulloch, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1939, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
    +4. Henry Harrison Powell,   b. 26 Jul 1876, Haw Paw, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1954, Evans, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
    Family ID F1365  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jan 1840 - Tattnall, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Jun 1840 - Tattnall, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Sep 1858 - Tattnall, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 31 Aug 1861 - Tattnall, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 31 Aug 1861 - Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Tattnall, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 7 Sep 1901 - Tattnall, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Feb 1905 - Tattnall, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S361] 1840 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;).
      Ancestry.com. 1840 U.S. Federal Census . M704, 580 rolls. NARA, Washington D.C. District 351, Tattnall, Georgia, roll 51, page 271.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1840usfedcenancestry&h=1848652&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]
      Name: Abraham Powell
      Township: District 351
      County: Tattnall
      State: Georgia
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Free Colored, Slaves): 3
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 1
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 3
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 3

    2. [S379] American Civil War Soldiers, Historical Data Systems, comp., (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 1999;), Database online. Side served: Confederacy; State served: Georgia; Enlistment date: 31 Aug 1861.
      Record for John Powell
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=hdssoldiers&h=5874583&indiv=try
      Enlisted as a Private on 31 August 1861.
      Enlisted in Company B, 61st Infantry Regiment Georgia on 31 Aug 1861.
      Surrendered Company B, 61st Infantry Regiment Georgia on 9 Apr 1865 at Appomattox Court House, VA.

    3. [S426] Georgia, Confederate Pension Applications, 1879-1960, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;).
      Record for John Powell
      [ View military document]

    4. [S360] 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Division 79, Tattnall, Georgia; Roll: M432_83; Page: 363B; Image: 287.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1850usfedcenancestry&h=18958016&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    5. [S354] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;).
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Subdivision, Tattnall, Georgia; Roll: M653_137; Page: 54; Image: 254; Family History Library Film: 803137.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=2017517&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    6. [S353] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Tattnall, Georgia; Roll T9_166; Family History Film: 1254166; Page: 473.1000; Enumeration District: 90
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1880usfedcen&h=9031085&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    7. [S340] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;).
      Year: 1900; Census Place: Hamford, Tattnall, Georgia; Roll T623_222; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 131.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1900usfedcen&h=9485853&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    8. [S75] Cemeteries of Candler & Evans Counties Georgia, Moses M Coleman, Jr and Emilie K Hartz, (Name: Vesco, Inc 2003;), Page 44.

    9. [S122] FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/47997783
      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=47997783.

    10. [S175] Marriage Records.
      [ View marriage certificate]

    11. [S175] Marriage Records.
      [ View marriage certificate]

    12. [S138] Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944, Hunting For Bears, comp., (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004;).
      Record for Abraham Powell and Sarah Sapp
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=GAmarriages_ga&h=154775&indiv=try

    13. [S529] Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978, Ancesrty.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2013;).
      Record for Abram Powell
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=4766&h=565036&indiv=try
      [ View marriage certificate]

    14. [S138] Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944, Hunting For Bears, comp., (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004;).
      Record for Sarah Sapp and Abraham Powell
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=GAmarriages_ga&h=168670&indiv=try