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Flora Powell
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Birth: May 12, 1860
Baltimore
Baltimore County
Maryland, USA
Death: Mar. 7, 1934
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA

Beloved daughter of Walter Angelo and Cecelia Marie Gillmyer-Powell (father's name on Death Certificate reads: Angelo Powell - no mother's name listed -information on parents refer to April 15, 1910 Census))

History according to the Cenus
1860
Age: 1 year
Birthplace: Maryland
Home in 1860: Cincinnati (Ward 1)Hamilton County, Ohio
1. Father: Wingalls (mis-spelled)Powell age 35, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: Architect.
2. Mother: Cecelia Powell, age 22,Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: Wife and Mother.
3. Daughter: Flora Powell, age 1, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: None
4. Servant: Jane Walker, age 28, Birthplace: Virginia, her daughter Catherine Walker, age 8, Birthplace: Virginia.
5. Servant: Carherine Carrell, Age 32,Birthplace: Ireland

History according to the Census
1870
Age:12 years
Birthplace: Maryland
Home in 1870: St. Joseph,Buchanan County, Missouri
1. Father: W. Angelo Powell, age 44, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: Architect
2. Mother: Celia Powell, age 33, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: Wife and Mother
3. Daughter: Flora Powell, Age 12, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: None
4. Daughter: Anna Powell, age 11, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: None
5. Daughter: Cecila pOwell, age 9, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: None
6. Son: William C. Powell, age 7, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: None
7. Daughter: Catherine Powell, age 2, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: None

History according to the Census
1880
Age: 21 years
Birthplace: Maryland
Home in 1860: St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri
1. Father: Angelo Powell, age 51, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: Architect.
2. Mother: Cecilia Powell, age 40, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: Wife and Mother
3. Daughter: Flora Powell, age 21, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: None
4. Daughter: Nannie Powell, age 20, Birthplace: Ohio, Occupation: None
5. Daughter: Lillie Powell, age 18, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: None
6. Son: William Powell, age 16, Birthplace: Maryland. Occupation: Clerk in School
7. Daughter: Mary Powell, age 8, Birthplace: Missouri, Occupation: At School
8. Son: Lawrence Powell, age 5, Birthplace: Missouri, Occupation: None
9. Son: Gray Powell, age 2, Birthplace: Missouri, Occupation: Noen

History according to the Census
1900
Age: 45 years
Birthplace: Maryland (May 1959)
Home in 1900: St Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri
1. Father: Walter A. Powell, age 71,Birthplace: Maryland in June 1829, Occupation, Architect
2. Mother: Cecelia S. Powell, age 65, Birthplace: Maryland in November of 1834, Occupation, Wife and Mother
3. Daughter: Flora R. Powell, age 45, Birthplace: Maryland in May 1859, Occupation: None
4. Son: Edmond Powell, age 23, Birthplace: Missouri in May 1877, Occupation: Architect
5. Aunt: Catherine F. Gray, age 69, Birthplace: Maryland in October 1830, Occupation, None

Note: as of 1900 Cecelia had given birth to 8 children only 6 were living.

History according to the Census
1910
Age: 50 years
Birthplace: Maryland
Home in 1900: St Joseph (Ward 4), Buchanan County, Missouri
1. Father: Walter A. Powell, age 81, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: None
2. Mother: Cecelia Powell, age 78, Birthplace: Maryland, OCcupation: Wife and Mother
3. Duaghter: Flora R. Powell, age 50, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation None
4. Daughter: Nannie E. Bobes or Bohn (widowed), age 50, Birthplace: Ohio, Occupation: None
5. Daughter: Mary Norris (widowed)age 36, Birthplace: Missouri, Occupation: None.

History according to the Census
1920
Age: 60 years
Birthplace: Maryland
Home in 1920: St Joseph (Ward 4),Buchanan County, Missouri
Parents are now both deceased
1. Daughter: Flora Powell, age 60, Birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: Practical Nurse for a Private Family
2 Daughter: Nannie E. Bohn, age 59 years, Birthplace: Ohio, Occupation: Seamstress at Home

History according to the Census
Age: 70 years
Home in 1930: St Joseph, Buchanan Caounty, Missouri
1. Daughter: Flora Powell, age 70, birthplace: Maryland, Occupation: Practical Nurse
2. Daughter: Nannie Bohn, age 69 years, Birthplace: Ohio, Occupation: Seamstress at Home


Never married
Cause of Death: Chronic Myocarditis, Myocardial Degeneration - Other Contributory Causes: Dropsey 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Walter Angelo Powell (1829 - 1911)
  Cecelia Marie Gillmyer Powell (1835 - 1910)
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Elizabeth Powell Bohn (1860 - 1932)*
  Flora Powell (1860 - 1934)
  Mary J. Powell Walters (1871 - 1946)*
  Edmond Grey Powell (1877 - 1929)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA
Plot: St Joseph, Lot 299
 
Created by: Jacqueline "Jacquie" Bie...
Record added: Nov 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79725487
Flora Powell
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- Jacqueline "Jacquie" Bielicki - Hihn
 Added: Nov. 2, 2011
 
 
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