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Dr Pliny Power
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Birth: Feb. 23, 1793
Westminster
Windham County
Vermont, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1861
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

Aged 67 years & 7 months

Brother of Dr. Simeon Power

PLINY POWER
Representative from Oakland County [Michigan] in 1844, and from Wayne in 1855, was born in Vermont in 1798 (sic). He became a physician, practiced for a time in Tioga county, Pa., and removed to Oakland county about 1840. He subsequently removed to Detroit and was county physician there in 1852. He was originally a Democrat, but became a Republican in 1854. He was active in the temperance cause, sometimes lecturing on that subject. Died in Detroit in 1861.

Source: Early history of Michigan, with biographies of state officers, members of Congress, judges and legislators. Pub. pursuant to act 59, 1887.
Author: Bingham, S. D. (Stephen D.), p 533
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Britannia Gordon Power (1793 - 1881)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

SACRED
to the Memory of
Doct. PLINY POWER
Born
in Westminster, Vermont
Feb. 23, 1793.
Died at Detroit
Sept. 11th 1861
Aged 67 years & 7 months.
 
Note: Names on marker include, William Ambridge, Britannia Gordon Power, Dr. Pliny Power and L. Britannia Gordon Henderson.
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Sec J
 
Created by: Twist
Record added: Nov 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81268491
Dr Pliny Power
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Dr Pliny Power
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Dr Pliny Power
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