Jeremiah Haywood Powell

12 November 1855–July 1917 (Age 61)
Bilston, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jeremiah Haywood

When Jeremiah Haywood Powell was born on 12 November 1855, in Bilston, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Powell, was 21 and his mother, Mary Ann Haywood, was 19. He married Elizabeth Lydia in 1876. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He died in July 1917, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Jeremiah Haywood Powell
Elizabeth Lydia
Marriage: 1876
William Powell
Mary Ann Powell
Mathew Powell
Sarah Ann Powell
Rosanna L Powell
Lizzie Powell
Eliza Powell
Lydia Powell
Jeremiah Powell

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World Events (4)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 25

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 29

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 49

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

1 English (of Welsh origin): Anglicized form of Welsh ap Hywel ‘son of Hywel’, a personal name meaning ‘eminent’ ( see Howell ).2 Irish: mainly of Welsh origin as in 1 above, but sometimes a surname adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Mac Giolla Phóil ‘son of the servant of St. Paul ’ ( see Guilfoyle ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Jeremah Powell in household of William Powell, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Jeremiah Powell, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Jeremiah Powell in household of William Powell, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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