Powell, William Alexander

Male 1798 - 1870  (72 years)


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  • Name Powell, William Alexander 
    Born 24 Jul 1798 
    Gender Male 
    Vestry Aft 1806  Loudoun Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    _UID C70B53AFB0054824B14018DFF8A7C4EC2C89 
    Died 2 Oct 1870 
    Buried Richmond, Chesterfield, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3865  Buyer, Stier and Related Families
    Last Modified 9 Feb 2009 

    Father Powell, Levin Jr.,   b. 4 Aug 1772, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1807, Washington KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Mother Orr, Susannah Elizabeth,   b. 1766, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 29 Sep 1797  [2
    _UID 09C2A817441441699DEE71F22ED8A3365916 
    Family ID F230  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lee, Lucy Peachy,   bur. Richmond, Chesterfield, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID 951ED8774D8E45A9A239FC0951125C5BC587 
    Children 
     1. Powell, Alfred Harrison,   b. 17 Sep 1831, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1904, Baltimore, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2003 
    Family ID F2085  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsVestry - Aft 1806 - Loudoun Co., VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Richmond, Chesterfield, VA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • http://www.geocities.com/kfshov2/stjames/graves/24.Powells.html:
      Laura, Estelle, Bettie & Nannie Powell ´uª´bª ´/uª
      ´/bª
      ´uª ´/uª From the inscription on their grave:
      "Children of W.A. and L.P. Powell"
      One tall, badly eroded marker sits at the center with four smaller markers with the initials of each child. Three posts remain of a fence that once surrounded the graves.
      W.A. Powell was the Cashier of Branch Bank of the Valley at the corner of Market and Church streets in 1860, according to the Business Directory.
      In the 1860 Census, William A. Powell is listed with wife Lucy P. in Leesburg. His real estate was valued at $11,400 and his personal estate at $500.
      William had married Lucy Peachy Lee on December 20, 1820 in Frederick Co., Va. She is the daughter of Daniel L. Lee of Fairfax Co., Va. He is the son of Levin P. Powell, making him the nephew of Cuthbert Powell and cousin, through marriage, of´uª William H. Gray <12.WHGray.html>´/uª and ´uªRev. George Adie <14.GAdie.html>´/uª.
      No information could be found on these four children. William and Lucy are both buried in Holly Cemetery in Richmond, Va.

  • Sources 
    1. [S584] Old Churches Ministers, and Families of Virginia.

    2. [S982] .