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Subject: Re: [LDR] POWELLs Descendents of Walter Powell
Date: Tue, 5 Dec 2006 02:15:23 -0500 (EST)
Who is this John Powell's father?
John Powell HO Sarah Yeardley
(5214), b. 27 Sep 1674 in Pocomoke, Worcester County,
MD, d. 8 Jun 1718 in Northampton County, VA
+Sarah Yardley DO Argoll & Sarah (5213), b. 3 Jan
1672, d. before 19 Nov 1718 in Northampton Co., VA.,
Upshur, Thomas Teackle. Sir George Yeardley or Yardley, Governor and
Captain-General of Virginia, and Temperance, Lady Yeardley, and Some of
Their Descendants. Coram NY: Peter's Row, 2005: 11.
Thomas Powell born prior to 1579, (See deposition May 25, 1659, Book 8, p.
17, Northampton County Va. Records, in which he stated that his age is
four score and odd). He came to Virginia in the Sampson 1618, and was on
Eastern Shore of Virginia, 1624, Hotten, p 263). See Vol. I., p.115,
Northampton Co. Va. Records). He was alive I 1662. (See deed of gift to
Johnson & Hope, book 1657-66 p. 96, Northampton County Records). He
married Elizabeth [-----], (See book 1, p. 150 and had issue: John
Powell, who married [-----] and had issue: John Powell, who married
Frances Wilkins, daughter of Nathaniel Wilkins (See deed of gift,
Nathaniel W ilkins to his daughter Frances Powell, February 7, 1698, 9,
Vol. XII., p. 214, 1692-1707, Northampton Co. Va. Records, in which he
mentions His grandsons, Nathaniel Powell, and John Powell, and had
issue: a. Nathaniel Powell married Sarah [-----], (see will W. B. 17, p
326. Recorded October 10, 1732, which mentions children, John, George,
Nicholas, Joseph, Ann and Jonathan, and (b) John Powell, who married
Sarah Yeardley, daughter of Argall and Sarah ( Michael) Yeardley. Seed
deed of partition January 28, 1701, Northampton co. Va., Records, (Vol.
XII., p 295.) He was Sheriff and Justice of Peace of Northampton County
Va.: etc., Va. Mag. Vol. II., p 10), and had issue. See will of John
Powell dated June 1 1718, book 14, p. 144, Northampton Co. Va. Records.
See division of estate of John Powell and Sarah Will Powell, Book 17, p.
3. etc., p. 10, etc., Northampton County Va. Records.
Gail M. Walczyk