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Nellie Borland Powers

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Burial Cape Vincent, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 59003259 · View Source
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Mrs Nellie Borland Powers was born in Cape Vincent, April 25, 1855, a daughter of the late Captain James T and Hannah Kelsey Borland. Her father was Captain of "The Flying Cloud" which sailed the Saint Lawrence for many years. On October 8, 1870 she married Charles Grapotte of Cape Vincent. One son, Harlow E Grapotte was born to them. Her husband died June 26, 1883, and her son died March 9, 1932. In October 1888, she was married to John S. Powers. They lived for a year in Richland, then moved to Watertown where she resided until her death. A daughter, Marguerite was born to them but died in May 1896 at the age of five years. Surviving her besides her husband, is a step-daughter Mrs Florence Powers Haley, of Syracuse; a brother Dwight M Borland of Cape Vincent; a half-brother John Borland of Detroit, Mich.; two grandchildren, Rosemary and Jeanne Haley of Syracuse, and a nephew, Karl Borland of Cape Vincent.


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  • Created by: James Borland
  • Added: 21 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59003259
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nellie Borland Powers (25 Apr 1855–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59003259, citing Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent, Jefferson County, New York, USA ; Maintained by James Borland (contributor 47350048) .