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Gordon "Lamar" Powell[1, 2]

Male 1891 - Aft 1931


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  • Born  Aug 1891  Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Census: Federal  8 Jun 1900  Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1) Willie G. Powell, head, white male age 31, married 10 years, born Jan 1869 in GA, parents born in GA, turpentining, owns a farm
      2) Minnie Powell, wife, white female age 29, mother of 4, 3 living, born Aug 1870 in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Lamar Powell, son, single white male age 8, born Aug 1891 in GA, attended school 8 months
      4) Ellis Powell, son, single white male age 6, born Aug 1893 in GA, attended school 8 months
      5) Dewey H. Powell, son, single white male age 3, born Mar 1897 in GA
    Census: Federal  4 May 1910  , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 1) William G. Powell, head, widowed white male age 41, father of 7, 6 living, born in GA, parents born in GA, owner and manager of a general farm
      2) Grover L. Powell, son, white male age 18, born in GA, attended school
      3) Ellis Powell, son, white male age 16, born in GA, attended school
      4) Hubert D. Powell, white male age 13, born in GA, attended school
      5) Mabel Powell, daughter, white female age 8, born in GA, attended school
      6) Adonis Powell, daughter, white female age 4, born in GA
      7) William G. Powell, son, white male age 1, born in GA
      8) Ella Welche, house-keeper, single white female age 45, born in GA, parents born in GA
      9) William B. Tige, boarder, single white male age 31, born in GA, parents born in GA, salesman, general staore retail
    Census: Federal  3 Feb 1920  , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) William G. Powell, head, white male age 50, born in GA, parents born in GA, merchant, wholesale grocery store, owned a farm
      2) Lillian Powell, wife, white female age 27, born in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Gordon L. Powell, son, single white male age 27, born in GA, manager, home farm
      4) Ellis Powell, single white male age 25, born in GA, attended school
      5) Dewey Powell, son, single white male age 21, born in GA
      6) Mabel Powell, daughter, single white female age 18, born in GA, attended school
      7) Donnis Powell, daughter, single white female age 13, born in GA, attended school
      8) Margorie Powell, daughter, white female age 3 1/2, born in GA
      9) Caroline Powell, daughter, white female age 6/12, born in GA
    Census: Federal  24 Apr 1930  , Kindrick - Militia District 1342, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 1) Grover L. Powell, head, white male age 38, married at 29, born in GA, parents born in GA, naval store & farm, WW veteran, owned a home
      2) Cleata M. Powell, wife, white female age 33, married at 24, born in AL, parents born in AL
      3) Miriam Powell, daughter, white female age 7, born in GA, attended school
      4) Laurine Powell, daughter, white female age 4 8/12, born in GA
      5) Ruth Powell, daughter, white female age 1/12, born in GA
    Name  Grover 
    Died  Aft 1930 
    Person ID  I1123  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  10 Jan 2011 

    Father  William Griffin Powell, Sr.,   b. 7 Jan 1869, , Cyrene, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1938, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Minnie Rich,   b. 12 Aug 1870, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1909, , Cyrene, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  18 Jan 1891  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F45  Group Sheet

    Family  Cleata Scheffer,   b. Abt 1897, , , , Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Miriam Powell,   b. Abt 1923, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Laurine Powell,   b. Abt Sep 1925, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Ruth Powell,   b. Abt Mar 1930, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  28 Dec 2003 
    Family ID  F419  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Aug 1891 - Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 8 Jun 1900 - Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 4 May 1910 - , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 3 Feb 1920 - , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S128] notes from 1968 Rich Family Reunion in Tallahassee, FL, Pete and Jean Rich, (written correspondence with attendees: original papers in possession of Jean Downs Rich Murray).

    2. [S52] The Post-Search Light, Bainbridge, Georgia, on microfilm, (Bainbridge, Georgia: Gilbert H. Gragg Library), obituary for William G. Powell, box 178, vol. 24, no. 37, Thursday, 5 Jan 1939, page 1.

    3. [S1261] 1900 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), T623, roll 191, Pine Hill-Militia District 1188, enumeration district (ED) 37, p. 225B, dwelling 118, family 194, Willie G. Powell household, accessed 7 Jul 2008, 7 Jul 2008.

    4. [S1260] 1910 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), T624, roll 184, Brinson-Militia District 1613, enumeration district (ED) 64, p. 39B, dwelling 193, family 193, William G. Powell household, accessed 7 Jul 2008, 16 Jun 2008.

    5. [S1251] 1920 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), William G. Powell household, Militia District 1613 - Brinson Precinct, Cyrene & Bainbridgel Road, district 50, dwelling & family 306, page 21A; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T625, roll 248.

    6. [S1716] 1930 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), T626, roll 350, Militia District 1342-Kendricks, enumeration district (ED) 12, sheet 4B, dwelling 72, family 72, Grover L. Powell household, accessed 10 Jan 2011, 10 Jan 2011.