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Martha Wall[1]

Female Abt 1813 - Aft 1880


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  • Alt. Birth  Abt 1812  , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1870 Census: age 58
    Born  Abt 1813  , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Alt. Birth  Abt 1820 
    • 1880 Census: age 60
    Census: Federal  1820  , , Washington County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • male 26-45: Jesse Wall [at abt 31]
      female 26-45 [Rebecca at abt 31]
      male 10-16 [James J. at abt 13]
      male 10-16 [Charles at abt 10]
      female <10 [Cain at abt 8?]
      female <10 [Martha at abt 7]
      female <10 [Rhoda at abt 4]
    Census: Federal  1830  , , Houston County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • male 20-30: John Powell [at abt 25]
      female 15-20 [Martha at abt 17]
    Census: Federal  1840  , Oakville, Terrell County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • male 30-40: John Powell [at 35]
      female 20-30 [Martha Wall at 27]
      female 5-10 [Adaline R. at 10]
      female 5-10 [Augusta Ann at 7]
      male under 5 [James G. at 4]
      male under 5 [William F. at 1]
    Census: Federal  18 Sep 1850  , District 50, Lee County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) John Powel, male age 45, farmer, $1,200, born in GA
      2) Martha Powel, female age 37, born in GA
      3) Adaline Powel, female age 20, born in GA
      4) Augusta an Powel, female age 17, born in GA
      5) James Powel, male age 14, born in GA, attended school
      6) Wm Powel, male age 11, born in GA, attended school
      7) Jesse Powel, male age 9, born in GA
      8) Hardy Powel, male age 8, born in GA
      9) Thomas Powel, male age 4, born in GA
      10) John Powel, male age 1, born in GA
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    County Formation  1856  [6
    Terrell County created from the east part of Randolph and the west part of Lee County 
    Census: Federal  17 Jul 1860  , Oakville, Terrell County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 1) John Powel, male age 55, farmer, $3,000 real estate, $4,000 personal estate, born in GA
      2) Martha Powel, female age 46, born in GA
      3) James G. Powel, male age 23, farm laborer, born in GA
      4) Wm J. Powel, male age 21, born in GA
      5) Jesse H. Powel, male age 18, farm laborer, born in GA
      6) Hardy G. Powel, male age 16, born in GA
      7) Thomas J. Powel, male age 14, born in GA
      8) John H. Powel, male age 12, born in GA
      9) Augustus B. Powel, male age 8, born in GA
      10) Adaline R. Felder, female age 29, born in GA
      11) John G. P. Felder, male age 7, born in GA
      12) Martha G. Felder, female age 6, born in GA
      13) Daniel Thomas, male age 21, farm laborer, born in GA
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    Census: Federal  25 Aug 1870  , Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • 1) John Powel, white male age 65, farmer, $1,000 real estate, $1,000 personal estate, born in GA
      2) Martha Powel, white female age 58, at home, born in GA
      3) Thomas Powel, white male age 22, farm laborer, born in GA
      4) Hicklin Powel, white male age 21, farm laborer, born in GA
      5) Augustus Powel, white male age 19, farm laborer, born in GA
      6) Adaline Felder, white female age 39, at home, born in GA
      7) John Felder, white male age 17, farm laborer, born in GA
      8) Martha Felder, white female age 15, at home, born in GA
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    Census: Federal  7 Jun 1880  Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • 1) John Powell, head, white male age 75, farmer, born in GA, parents born in SC
      2) Martha Powell, wife, white female age 60, keeping house, born in GA, father born in MD, mother born in England
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    Died  Aft 7 Jun 1880 
    Person ID  I1872  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  18 Jun 2011 

    Father  Jesse Wall,   b. Abt 1789, , , , Maryland Province, Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1864, , , Terrell County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Rebecca Gainer,   b. Abt 1789, , , , , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1856 and 1860, , , Terrell County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1806  , , Washington County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F875  Group Sheet

    Family  John Powell,   b. Abt 1805, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 22 Jan 1886, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1830  , , Houston County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • There is no marriage record on file for John Powell and Martha Wall. However, the estate of Martha's father, Jesse Wall, was distributed among his children who were still living in 1865. For the married female children, the amounts were distributed to their spouses on their behalf. The details involving John Powell and Martha Wall Powell are provided below. The full account is shown under Jessee Wall's profile.

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      Returns of Wm E Wall one of the Executors of Jesse Wall May 25th 1866

      Voucher No 13
      $7500.00 Received January 5th 1865 of Cain Wall and William E Wall Exrs of Jesse Wall deceased the Sum of Seven Thousand and five hundred dollars payment in part of My distribution Share of the proceeds arising from the Sale of Perishable Property including the Negros of the said Jesse Wall deceased.
      Witness my hand and Seal this 5th January 1865
      Signed in the presence of John Powell seal
      L C Hoyl

      Amounts distributed
      Paid Cain Wall V1 $8671.62
      " W E Wall V2 8671.62
      " Wright Kennedy, Guar. V3 8671.62
      " John Powell V4 1171.62
      " Owen Kennedy V5 1171.62
      " Louisi Meadows V6 1171.62
      " J J Walls children V7 1171.62
      " Comr V 3194.71

      Georgia Terrell County
      Came before me Cain Wall and Wm E. Wall and make oath that the above return is just and true as it stands stated W E. Wall
      Sworn to & subscribed Cain Wall
    Children 
     1. Adaline R. Powell,   b. Aug 1830, , , Houston County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 14 Jun 1900, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Augusta Ann Powell,   b. Abt 1833, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1870 and 1872, , , Miller County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. James G. Powell,   b. Abt 1836, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1862, , Lynchburg, Lynchburg (city), Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. William J. Powell,   b. Abt 1839, , , Terrell County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1862, , , , Maryland Province, Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Jesse H. Powell,   b. 1 Jul 1841, , , Terrell County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1913, , Cairo, Grady County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Hardy G. Powell,   b. 15 Dec 1843, , , Terrell County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1907
     7. Thomas P. Powell,   b. 22 Jun 1847, , , Terrell County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1911, , , Miller County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. John Hicklin Powell, Sr.,   b. Sep 1851, , , Terrell County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 5 May 1910
     9. Augustus B. Powell,   b. Abt 1852, , , Terrell County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 25 Aug 1870, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  18 Jun 2011 
    Family ID  F650  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - Abt 1812 - , , , Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1813 - , , , Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1820 - , , Washington County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1830 - , , Houston County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1830 - , , Houston County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1840 - , Oakville, Terrell County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 18 Sep 1850 - , District 50, Lee County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 17 Jul 1860 - , Oakville, Terrell County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 25 Aug 1870 - , Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 7 Jun 1880 - Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S266] Historic Georgia Families, L. W. Rigsby, compiler, (Baltimore Genealogical Publishing Company, 1969), G929.2 R., 68.

    2. [S1649] 1820 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Washington County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M33, roll 9, p. 128, Jesse Wall household, accessed 12 Jul 2008, 12 Jul 2008.

    3. [S1611] 1830 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Houston County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M29, roll 18, p. 281, John Powell household, accessed 29 Jul 2008, 29 Jul 2008.

    4. [S206] 1840 U.S. census, Lee County, Georgia, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), John Powell household: District 811, sheet 181A; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M704, roll 45.

    5. [S353] 1850 U.S. census, Lee County, Georgia, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), John Powel household, enumeration district 50, dwelling & family 298, page 290; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M432, roll 75.

    6. [S207] "Georgia County Formation Maps: 1758 - Present Day," online, My Georgia Genealogy, Genealogy, Inc., (http://www.mygeorgiagenealogy.com/ga_maps/ga_cf.htm), 1856: Terrell created from east Randolph & west Lee.

    7. [S205] 1860 U.S. census, Terrell County, Georgia, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), John Powel household, Militia District 811, dwelling 550, family 545; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M653, roll 137.

    8. [S1481] 1870 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2003), M593, roll 146, West Side Flint River, p. 179, dwelling 496, family 496, John Powel household, accessed 5 Jul 2008, 5 Jul 2008.

    9. [S1437] 1880 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), T9, roll 143, Pine Hill-Militia District 1188, enumeration district (ED) 18, p. 254C, dwelling 175, family 183-186, John Powell household, accessed 6 Jul 2008, 6 Jul 2008.