Clarence Murray Powell1

M, b. 24 August 1842
     Clarence Murray Powell. Of El Paso, Texas.1 He was born on 24 August 1842.1 He was the son of William Dummer Powell and Clare Pigott Strange.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.

Dorothy Powell1

F, b. 2 July 1643
     Dorothy Powell was born on 2 July 1643.1 She was the daughter of Michael Powell.1 Dorothy Powell married Seth Perry.

Child of Dorothy Powell and Seth Perry

Citations

  1. [S10] Charles G. Steffen, The Sewall children in Colonial New England, p.171.
  2. [S10] Charles G. Steffen, The Sewall children in Colonial New England, p.170.

Edward Grant Gladwyn Powell1

M, b. 25 October 1848, d. 16 June 1904
     Edward Grant Gladwyn Powell. Civil engineer.2 He was born on 25 October 1848.1 He was the son of Grant Powell and Elizabeth May Hurd.1 Edward Grant Gladwyn Powell died on 16 June 1904 in Ottawa at the age of 55.2

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1934.

Elizabeth Powell1

F, b. 22 January 1789, d. 1 December 1850
     Elizabeth Powell was born on 22 January 1789.2 She was the daughter of Chief Justice William Dummer Powell and Anne Murray.1 Elizabeth Powell died on 1 December 1850 in Toronto at the age of 61 unmarried.1,2,3

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 255.
  3. [S117] The Times Newspaper, Friday, Dec 21, 1855.

Elizabeth Katharine Powell1

F
     Elizabeth Katharine Powell was the daughter of William Dummer Powell and Alice Murray.2,1

Citations

  1. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://www.sg-chem.net/UC1838/ (October 2006).
  2. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 256.

Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell1

F, b. 15 February 1816, d. 5 April 1867
     Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell was born on 15 February 1816.1 She was the daughter of Dr. Grant Powell J.P. and Elizabeth Staats Bleecker.1 Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell married firstly John Stuart on 11 June 1834.1,2 Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell and John Stuart were divorced on 18 June 1841; by Act of Parliament 4 & 5 Victoria, Cap 72.3,4 Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell married secondly John Edward Knox Grogan on 27 June 1841 in St. James' Cathedral, Toronto. Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell died on 5 April 1867 at the age of 51.1

Children of Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell and John Stuart

Children of Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell and John Edward Knox Grogan

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://www.thepeerage.com/p19552.htm#i195518 (August 2009).
  3. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 255.
  4. [S34] Unverified internet information, Osgoode Hall: An Illustrated History, by John David Honsberger, John Honsberger. p. 146.
  5. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 256.

Ellen Grasett Powell1

F, b. 1840, d. 1892
     Ellen Grasett Powell was born in 1840.1 She was the daughter of John Powell and Eleanor Drean.1 Ellen Grasett Powell died in 1892.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.
  2. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.

Emily Rebecca Cameron Powell1,2

F, b. 8 December 1845, d. 25 October 1873
     Emily Rebecca Cameron Powell was born on 8 December 1845 in Niagra, Ontario, Canada.2 She was the daughter of John Powell and Eleanor Drean.1 Emily Rebecca Cameron Powell married David Thomas Duncombe, son of Dr. David Duncombe and Mary Chapin, on 24 August 1869 in St. George's Church, St. Catharines, Ontario.2 Emily Rebecca Cameron Powell died on 25 October 1873 at the age of 27.2 She was buried in St. John's cemetery, Woodhouse.2

Children of Emily Rebecca Cameron Powell and David Thomas Duncombe

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S289] Michael Duncombe Ball, "E-Mail Message," e-mail to unknown recipient, 9 November 2006, 9 November 2006.

Florence Powell1

F, b. 1849
     Florence Powell was born in 1849.1 She was the daughter of John Powell and Eleanor Drean.1 Florence Powell married W.A. Aveling, son of Rev. Dr. (unknown) Aveling.1

Children of Florence Powell and W.A. Aveling

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.

Gladwyn Powell1

F
     Gladwyn Powell was the daughter of William Dummer Powell and Alice Murray.2

Citations

  1. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 256.
  2. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://www.sg-chem.net/UC1838/ (October 2006).

Gladys Wynyard Powell1

F, b. 3 February 1883
     Gladys Wynyard Powell was born on 3 February 1883.1 She was the daughter of Dr. Robert Henry Wynyard Powell and Elizabeth Fisher Torrance.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Grant Powell1

M, b. 2 September 1819, d. before 1911
     Grant Powell. Under Secretary of State at Ottawa.2 He was born on 2 September 1819 in Ontario.3,4 He was the son of Dr. Grant Powell J.P. and Elizabeth Staats Bleecker.1 Grant Powell married Elizabeth May Hurd, daughter of Major Samuel Proudfoot Hurd.3 Grant Powell died before 1911.5

Children of Grant Powell and Elizabeth May Hurd

Citations

  1. [S35] David B. Read, Lives of the judges, p.32.
  2. [S35] David B. Read, Lives of the judges, p. 32.
  3. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  4. [S110] 1881 Canadian Census.
  5. [S225] 1911 Canadian Census, 1911 / Ontario / Ottawa / 19 Central ward / page 7.
  6. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 636.
  7. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Grant Powell1

M, b. 5 September 1889
     Grant Powell was born on 5 September 1889.1 He was the son of Dr. Robert Henry Wynyard Powell and Elizabeth Fisher Torrance.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Grant Powell1

M
     Grant Powell was the son of William Dummer Powell and Alice Murray.2

Citations

  1. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 256.
  2. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://www.sg-chem.net/UC1838/ (October 2006).

Grant B. Powell1

M, b. July 1892
     Grant B. Powell was born in July 1892 in Colorado.1 He was the son of Arthur Wellesley Powell and Lillie Bell Sowle.1

Citations

  1. [S208] 1900 US Census, 1900 COLORADO Series: T623 Roll: 129 Page: 78.

Grant Harkin Powell1

M, b. 18 February 1884
     Grant Harkin Powell was born on 18 February 1884 in Wellington, Ontario.2,3 He was the son of John Bleecker Powell and Helen Esther Williams.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S226] 1901 Canadian Census.
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909.

Dr. Grant Powell J.P.1,2

M, b. 24 May 1779, d. 10 June 1838
     Dr. Grant Powell J.P. was born on 24 May 1779 in Norwich, England, though Burke's Colonial Gentry gives a date of 8 May 1779.2 He was the son of Chief Justice William Dummer Powell and Anne Murray.1 Dr. Grant Powell J.P. was baptised on 30 May 1779 at Norwich.3 He married Elizabeth Staats Bleecker, daughter of John Rutger Bleecker and Elizabeth Staats, on 1 May 1805.3 Dr. Grant Powell J.P. was appointed in 1813, surgeon having charge of all hospital arrangements on the Niagara frontier. He first settled in Montreal and then in Toronto. He was one of the original members of the Upper Canada Medical Board, retired from practice in 1817; appointed clerk of the House of Assembly and later as Clerk of the Legislative Council.4,2 He died on 10 June 1838 in Toronto at the age of 59 however the Toronto Patriot gives a date of 12 June 1838.2,3

Children of Dr. Grant Powell J.P. and Elizabeth Staats Bleecker

Citations

  1. [S35] David B. Read, Lives of the judges, p.32.
  2. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  3. [S58] Various Editors, Dictionary of Canadian Biography, Powell, Grant.
  4. [S35] David B. Read, Lives of the judges, p. 32.
  5. [S79] Edward Marion Chadwick, Ontarian Families, Vol. II p. 34.
  6. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 636.

Grant Leeming Powell1

M, b. circa April 1843, d. 30 January 1849
     Grant Leeming Powell was born circa April 1843.1 He was the son of John Powell and Eleanor Drean.1 Grant Leeming Powell died on 30 January 1849 in Niagara.

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Helen Clarissa Powell1

F, b. 12 July 1879
     Helen Clarissa Powell was born on 12 July 1879 in Canada.2 She was the daughter of John Bleecker Powell and Helen Esther Williams.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S226] 1901 Canadian Census.

Henry Powell1

M
     Henry Powell was the son of Charles Henry Powell.1 Henry Powell died s.n.p.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Jane Powell1

F, b. circa 1766, d. November 1838
     Jane Powell was born circa 1766 (calculated from her age at death.)2 She was the daughter of John Powell and Jane Grant.1 Jane Powell married Rev. Thomas Warren on 3 October 1805 in Clifton, Gloucestershire.3 Jane Powell died in November 18382 and was buried on 12 November 1838 in Tolpuddle, Dorset, the service was conducted by Rev. Richard Waldry the vicar of Affpuddle.2

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, Dorset, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-2001.
  3. [S89] Family Search, England Marriages, 1538–1973.

Jeremiah Powell1

M, b. 29 March 1784, d. 1808
     Jeremiah Powell was born on 29 March 1784 in Boston.2 He was the son of Chief Justice William Dummer Powell and Anne Murray.1 Jeremiah Powell died in 1808 drowned at sea.1,3 Having taken part in a farcical attempt to assist rebellion in the Spanish colony of Venezuela, lay in the notoriously fever ridden prison of Omoa, near Cartagena (Columbia), sentenced to ten year's hard labour. His father took six months leave of absence to lobby in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, London and Madrid for his son's release. Jeremiah was set free in 1807.4

Citations

  1. [S36] Robert L. [Editor] Fraser, Provincial Justice, p.142.
  2. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 255.
  3. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  4. [S36] Robert L. [Editor] Fraser, Provincial Justice, p. 142.

Hon. Jeremiah Dummer Powell1

M, d. 1785?
     Hon. Jeremiah Dummer Powell was the son of John Powell and Ann Dummer.2 Hon. Jeremiah Dummer Powell. Chief Justice and President of the Council of Massachusetts.3 He married Sarah Broomfield, daughter of Edward Broomfield and Abigail Coney.3 Hon. Jeremiah Dummer Powell died in 1785? S.n.p.2

Citations

  1. [S36] Robert L. [Editor] Fraser, Provincial Justice, p. 138.
  2. [S36] Robert L. [Editor] Fraser, Provincial Justice, p.138.
  3. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Jessie Powell1

F
     Jessie Powell was the daughter of Charles Henry Powell.1 Jessie Powell died s.n.p.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Joan Ridout Powell1

F, b. 26 December 1890
     Joan Ridout Powell was born on 26 December 1890 in Canada.2 She was the daughter of John Bleecker Powell and Helen Esther Williams.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S226] 1901 Canadian Census.

John Powell1

M, b. 1683, d. 1742
     John Powell was born in 1683 in Bankhame, Shropshire.2 He married Ann Dummer, daughter of Jeremiah Dummer and Ann Atwater, on 13 May 1714.3 John Powell died in 1742 in Boston ?2 Came to New England as secretary to Lieutenant-Governor Dummer.4

Children of John Powell and Ann Dummer

Citations

  1. [S25] Samuel Sewall, Diary of Samuel Sewall (1973 ed.), Vol. 2. p. 1094.
  2. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.
  3. [S282] Francis Atwater, Atwater, p. 427.
  4. [S35] David B. Read, Lives of the judges, p.28.
  5. [S36] Robert L. [Editor] Fraser, Provincial Justice, p.138.

John Powell1

M, b. circa 1715, d. between 26 May 1794 and 22 June 1799
     John Powell was born circa 1715 in Boston. He was the son of John Powell and Ann Dummer.1 He was a prosperous Boston merchant, the holder for three decades before the American revolution of a naval victualing contract.2 John Powell married Jane Grant, daughter of Sueton Grant and Temperance Talmage, on 17 September 1754 in Newport, Rhode Island.3 John Powell died between 26 May 1794 and 22 June 1799 in Ludlow, Shropshire.

Children of John Powell and Jane Grant

Citations

  1. [S35] David B. Read, Lives of the judges, p.28.
  2. [S36] Robert L. [Editor] Fraser, Provincial Justice, p.135.
  3. [S149] American Ancestors, , Rhode Island Vital Records, 1636–1850.
  4. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.
  5. [S36] Robert L. [Editor] Fraser, Provincial Justice, p.142.

John Powell

M, b. 26 August 1776, d. 3 May 1827
     John Powell. He was Registrar of certain Counties, Clerk of the Legislative Council in succession to James Clark and afterward Clerk of Assize to his father.1 He was born on 26 August 1776.1 He was the son of Chief Justice William Dummer Powell and Anne Murray. John Powell married Isabella Shaw, daughter of General Æneas Shaw, on 8 August 1808.2,1 John Powell died on 3 May 1827 at the age of 50.

Children of John Powell and Isabella Shaw

Citations

  1. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 255.
  2. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.
  3. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.

John Powell1

M, b. 19 June 1809, d. 24 February 1881
     John Powell. Of Niagara. Captain, Queen's Rangers, served in the rebellion, was afterwards Major 19th Battalion Lincoln Militia. Mayor of Toronto, 1838-40, and Registrar of Deeds, Lincoln County.1 He was born on 19 June 1809.2 He was the son of John Powell and Isabella Shaw.1 John Powell married Eleanor Drean, daughter of Henry Drean, on 1 July 1830. John Powell died on 24 February 1881 at the age of 71.2

Children of John Powell and Eleanor Drean

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.
  2. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Powell_(politician) (October 2006).
  3. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.

John Powell1

M
     John Powell was the son of John Powell and Jane Grant.1 In 1777 he served in General Burgoyne's army at Cambridge after the battle of Saratoga.1 John Powell died s.n.p.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.