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Re: Powell family Isle of Wight
Posted by: Ria Hendrix Date: November 03, 2000 at 16:26:13
In Reply to: Re: Powell family Isle of Wight by Margaret Murphy of 1389

IOW Prisoners of War (Rev. War) lists a John Powell age 38, paroled Jan 18 1781, trade..planter.

Powell landowners in 1815 in IOW: Benjamin, Charles, Gideon, Jethro, Joseph of James Powell, Matthew, Micajah, Molly, Polly and William.

IOW deed book: John Powell and wife Elizabeth to Robert Holland dated 6 Feb 1777.

William Powell to John Powell witnessed by Joshua Powell 3 Oct 1776.

Gale Eley and wife Mary to William Powell 220 acres being part of a patent granted Wm. Powell decd. and part of a patent granted John Powell adjoining John Powell, James Denson, Wm. Powell, Thomas Powell and John Watkins. 11 Jan 1774.

Deed of gift of Joshua Powell Sr and wife Grace to his son John Powell 5 Aug 1773.

Deed of gift of Joshua Powell and wife Grace to their son, Joshua 5 Aug 1773.

Thomas McClary and James Watkins to Gale Eley 220 acres part of a patent granted Wm. Powell decd. and part of John Powell's patent adjoining John Powell, James Denson, decd., Thomas Powell, decd, Wm. Powell decd., and John Watkins 4 June 1767.

George Taylor to John Watkins and John Watkins Jr. 100 acres adjoining Benjamin Powell, Kingsland, Henry Wright, Wm Spike (?), Thomas Cleany (?), and Benjamin Powell (being part of a patent granted to John Powell 6 Apr 1758.

The following persons are vagrants: Jesse Powell 21 June 1757.

Martha Pledger to Moses Powell 50 acres adjoining John Powell and John Marshall 13 Aug 1757.

Arthur Powell to James Marshall 100 acres being part of a tract willed said Arthur Powell by his father John Powell adjoining Thomas Gale, Francis Hampton, Thomas Smelly, Jacob Powell and Francis Hutchins 7 Nov 1751.

John Powell to Jesse Watkins 6 June 1751.

John Pierce to Robert Cogan 300 acres whereon John Powell now lives being part of a patent granted George Pierce decd. on 21 April 1674 and it was conveyed by Phillip Pierce and wife Sarah to the said John Pierce. 7 Feb 1750.

Deed of gift of Daniel Day to son-in-law George Taylor 200 acres land sold to said Day by John Powell on 24 Sept 1739 adjoining William Powell and John Roberts 1 Nov 1750.

IOW deed and will book 1: Moses Powell, physician, gives power of atty. to Capt. John Pontis 12 Oct 1670.

Thomas Powell gives to his son William Powell land. Jan 20 1680.

Deed book 1: John Powell of Nansemond Co, planter, and Deborah his wife, dau of Henry Hern and co-partner with her two sisters Rachell and Eliz. sell to Thomas Jordan 107 acres of a 300 acres patent to Thomas Mandue on 20 Apr 1682 and sold to said Henry Hern. Same descended to his 3 daus. 9 June 1700.

Land Grants: Francis England 746 acres June 20, 1642 for transporting 15 persons including John Powell.

Deed book 1: William Powell will to wife Elizabeth the plantation I now live on for life then to my son John Powell and son Nathaniel Powell. Remaining part to son Jacob. To dau Elizabeth, the wife of John Cooper, the plantation they now live on. Wit: Thomas Powell, Thos. Gale, Richard Huchins. 11 Dec 1695.

This should give you something to go on.

Ria ><>


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