Powell, William

Male 1700 - 1787  (87 years)


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  • Name Powell, William  [1
    Born 1700  Greenfields, Pocomoke, Somerset Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Property Middleburg, Loudoun Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Large Tract Of Land Near White Plains, VA, Part Of Which Became Middleburg
    Relocation Between 1734 and 1735  Dumfries, Prince William Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID 6BA77A77ABC546FE892E8BC7D2274F3D459C 
    Died 1787  Prince William Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I580  Buyer, Stier and Related Families
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2014 

    Father Powell, William,   b. 12 Jun 1673, Greenfields, Pocomoke, Somerset Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1715, Greenfields, Pocomoke, Somerset Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Lane, Elizabeth,   b. 1682, Pocomoke, Somerset Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID D070C4EAEC724A5282434C7B8988B5367056 
    Family ID F212  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Peyton, Eleanor,   b. Abt 1720, Prince William Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1788  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 1735  Prince William Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID 29DD9A17A157418A91C54E5AA140EA77BAD7 
    Children 
     1. Powell, William III
     2. Powell, Frances
     3. Powell, Leven,   b. 1738, Dumfries, Prince William Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1810, Loudoun Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Powell, John,   b. 1745, Prince William Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1807  (Age 62 years)
     5. Powell, John Peyton,   b. 28 Feb 1760, Loudoun Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1844  (Age 84 years)
     6. Powell, Margaret
     7. Powell, Sarah
     8. Powell, Elizabeth
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2005 
    Family ID F196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1700 - Greenfields, Pocomoke, Somerset Co., MD Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - - Middleburg, Loudoun Co., VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRelocation - Between 1734 and 1735 - Dumfries, Prince William Co., VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1735 - Prince William Co., VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1787 - Prince William Co., VA Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Powell Benston House Greenfield
    Powell Benston House Greenfield

  • Notes 
    • His will:
      "I give and bequeath unto son Leven Powell twenty shillings sterling only ... unto my daughter Frances Elliot twenty shillings only ... unto my daughter Margaret Bristoe twenty shillings sterling only ... unto my son William Powell fifty acres of land adjoining the land I before gave him deed for to be laid off as follows ... unto my son Peyton Powell the plantation he now has under lease from me ... also one thousand acres of land and marsh lying on the Delaware bay being bound by the bay and the sea ... unto my daughter Sarah Powell eighty acres of land to be laid out ... also a cow and a half bedroom furniture ... two pewter basons two dishes ... ... I give and bequeath unto my grand daughter Sarah Powell the daughter of Leven Powell all my track of land laying in Loudoun County on Little River ... I lend my loving wife Elinor Powell all my estate both real and personal during her natural or widowhood she commiting no waste & at her death I give unto my daughter Elizabeth Powell the whole of that I before lent my wife Elinor Powell except what I have before given & after all my just debts is paid to her the s. Elizabeth Powell ... though if she should die without lawfully issue then to her brother William Powell ... I do hereby apoint my loving wife Elinor Powell my son Leven Powell my son William Powell my whole & sole executors of this my last will & testament. Given under my hand & seal this 24th of Feb. 1787."

  • Sources 
    1. [S47] Ancestral File, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (familysearch.org).