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Elizabeth Welles Powell
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1697
Death: Jul. 4, 1725

Elizabeth, dau. of Joseph & Elizabeth (Way) Welles of Hartford, Conn., was bapt. at the Hartford 2nd Chh. on Oct. 3, 1697. Elizabeth died at Hartford, Conn. on July 4, 1725, . 28, not 27 as stated on his gravestone.

She m. at Hartford, Conn. in circa 1721 William Powell, Jr., of Wethersfield, Conn., the son of William Powell, Sr. and Sarah Francis. Their children were:

i. William Powell, 3rd, b. Aug. 24, 1722 at Wethersfield, Conn. (bapt. July 12, 1724 at the Hartford 2nd Chh.); purportedly m. Rebecca White of Middletown, Conn., had children and migrated through Milford, Conn. to Washington, Conn (Litchfield County).

ii. Elizabeth Powell, bapt. Sept. 19, 1724 at the Hartford 2nd Chh.; m. Fletcher Ranney of Middletown, Conn. on Nov. 4, 1750 at Middletown, son of Joseph Ranney and Abigail Warner. Resided at Middletown, had seven children and both died at Middletown, Conn.
 
 
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  William Powell (1691 - 1760)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Here
Lieth the
Body of Mrs
Elizabeth
Wife of William
Powell Who Depa
rted This Jvly the
4 Day 1725 Aged
27 Years

[Since Elizabeth was bapt. in October 1697, on the day Elizabeth died she was 27, not 26, years old, "Aged" (Aetatis, ., in the X year of her age, etc.] 28, not 27, years as inscribed on her gravestone]
 
Burial:
Ancient Burying Ground
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
 
Maintained by: Don Blauvelt
Originally Created by: Judith
Record added: Jul 28, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11438985
Elizabeth <i>Welles</i> Powell
Added by: The Guardian
 
Elizabeth <i>Welles</i> Powell
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Everlasting Peace
- clynndel
 Added: Sep. 17, 2013

- RLS
 Added: Oct. 23, 2006
 
 
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