Powell, Levin

Male Abt 1714 - 1764  (~ 50 years)


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  • Name Powell, Levin  [1
    Alt. Birth 1689  Somerset Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born Abt 1714  Somerset Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Witness 1 Jun 1739  Pocomoke, Somerset Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John BRITTINGHAM, Pocomoke, SO, 6 Mar. 1738/9, 1 Je. 1739. To wf. Mary, exx. dw. pl. for life, then to be divided among ch. Jedidiah, Shadrack, Levi, & Leah. Levi & Leah to care of Capt. Wm. HOLLAND. To bro. Samuel, "Couley." To bro. Micajah, "Paggetts." To bro. Elijah, land where he lives. Wit: Robt. NAIRNE, Leven POWELL, Jas. BAKER.
    Will 1764  Somerset Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Levin POWEL, 91.268, SO, 8 S 1764, 17 Je. 1767. Next of kin Sarah BRITTINGHAM, Brittain POWELL. Exx. Rachel POWELL.
      SOMERSET COUNTY, MARYLAND
      WILLS
      LIBER EB #4
      1760-1769
      page 2
      Folio 107
      LEVIN POWELL 07/18/1763 08/24/1764
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Rachel Powell --wife
      -plantation whereon I now live along w/ all Negroes and all personal estate for her
      natural life or widowhood.
      -liberty in the marsh at Marumsco Creek called "Cow Quarter"
      -testator desires that she does not fly to her thirds but abides by the will
      -named executrix
      2. Levi Powell --son
      -dwelling plantation whereon I now live after widow's decease or remarriage
      -hand mill, plows, harrows, feather bed & furn., pewter ware
      -Negro woman "Moll"
      -livestock
      3. Levin Powell --son
      -parcel of marsh called "Cow Quarter" on Marumsco Creek"
      -Negroes "Gideon" and "Hannah"
      -remaining part of personal estate not already disposed of
      4. Leah Maddux --daughter
      -Negro woman "Sarah" w/ increase
      -one shilling sterling in full her claim on the rest of the estate
      Witnesses: Henry Schoolfield
      William Schoolfield
      Isaac Bozman Schoolfield
      Then came: Henry Schoolfield
      Then came: Rachell Powell, widow and elected to have her thirds of the estate
    _UID 15BAE192D699432BAB71DAB5C3A78DA86981 
    Died 1764  Somerset Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I600  Buyer, Stier and Related Families
    Last Modified 8 Oct 2005 

    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 Gunby, Rachel 
    _UID AF53E9274A3146428E3ECFACD51816BE1D05 
    Children 
     1. Powell, Levi
     2. Powell, Levin
     3. Powell, Leah
    Last Modified 8 Oct 2005 
    Family ID F2483  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - 1689 - Somerset Co., MD Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Powell Benston House Greenfield
    Powell Benston House Greenfield

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