David Carlos Powell

17 March 1878–5 May 1961 (Age 83)
Stewartsville, DeKalb, Missouri, United States

The Life of David Carlos

When David Carlos Powell was born on 17 March 1878, in Stewartsville, DeKalb, Missouri, United States, his father, David Evans Powell, was 26 and his mother, Luella Kinnaman, was 24. He married Mary Lilas Hinderks on 20 December 1900. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Lafayette Township, Clinton, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Washington Township, DeKalb, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. He died on 5 May 1961, in Stewartsville, DeKalb, Missouri, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Stewartsville Cemetery, Stewartsville, DeKalb, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Carlos Powell
1878–1961
Mary Lilas Hinderks
1880–1952
Marriage: 20 December 1900
Hazel Fern Powell
1905–1978
Mildred F Powell
1908–
David Donald Clair Powell
1915–1983

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 December 1900
children

(3)

    Hazel Fern Powell

    Female1905–1978Female

    Mildred F Powell

    Female1908–Female

    David Donald Clair Powell

    Male1915–1983Male

Parents and Siblings

    David Evans Powell

    Male1851–1930Male

    Luella Kinnaman

    Female1853–1940Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 22

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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)

  • David Powell in household of David E Powell, "United States Census, 1880"
  • David C Powell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • David C Powell, "United States Census, 1930"

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