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Gipson R. Powell

  • Birth 1817 Virginia, USA
  • Death unknown
  • Burial Clinton, Henry County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 120235753


Birth year est. from census

m1: Mrs. Mary A. (Coleman) Templeton abt 1844.
ch inc:
-Richard abt 1845/VA-
-Edwin abt 1847/VA-
-Mary Helen abt 1850/VA- (m: Carter div bef 1880 w Jessie E b abt 1878
-Willa Edna abt 1852/VA-
-Charles E abt 1855/MO-
-George E abt 1858/MO- m: Euphenia George
-Fannie abt 1862-

Stepfather to Jane A. and Edward* Templeton, shown as "Powell" in 1850 census.
*it is possible/unlikely Edward is Gipson's son.

Mary died 1874. Gipson remarried to Jennie (unk).

1850 Putnam VA: POWELL Gipson R/31, Mary/28, James A/10, Edward/8, Richard/5, Edwin/3, Hellen/1M: Gipson was a ship carpenter.
Also 1850 slave schedules, Putnam VA: POWELL Gefison has a 27 yr old Black female slave with three mulatto sons ages 5, 3 and 2.

1860 Calhoun, Henry Co MO: POWELL Gipson R/44, Mary A/41, Richard/14, Mary H/10, Willa/8, Charles E/5, George E/2

1870 Grand River Henry Co MO: POWELL Gibson R/43, Mary/51, Richard/24, Helen/20, Willia/18, Charles/16, George/13, Fannie/8

Spouse Mary died 1874; he remarried to Jennie (unk):

1880 Deer Creek, Henry MO: POWELL G. R./60, Jennie/45, Fannie/18; CARTER Helen/30/dau/div., Jessie E/8/Granddau.

Anyone with knowledge of this family please send SAC. Placed here with first wife and son for search convenience and probable location.

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  • Created by: LaDon Brennan
  • Added: 12 Nov 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 120235753
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gipson R. Powell (1817–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 120235753, citing Combs Cemetery, Clinton, Henry County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by LaDon Brennan (contributor 46902635) .