Martha Powell

1747–1748 (Age 1)
Westbury, Nassau, Richmond, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Martha

When Martha Powell was born in 1747, in Westbury, Nassau, Richmond, New York Colony, British Colonial America, her father, John Powell, was 42 and her mother, Martha Oakley, was 42. She died in 1748, at the age of 1.

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John Powell
Martha Oakley
John Powell
Isaac Powell
Martha Powell
William Powell

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Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Hywel ‘son of Hywel’, a personal name meaning ‘eminent’ (see Howell ).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 Saint Paul’ (see Guilfoyle ).English: variant of Paul or Poole .

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

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