Addison Powell

about 1819–
Adair, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Addison

When Addison Powell was born about 1819, in Adair, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Elias Powell, was 25 and his mother, Frances Sanders, was 18. He died in United States.

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Family Time Line

James Elias Powell
1794–1863
Frances Sanders
1801–1867
Mary Ann Powell
1810–
Addison Powell
1819–
James Powell Jr
1821–
Jeremiah Powell
1842–1863
Elzey Powell
1818–1904
Nancy Powell
1822–
Edley Powell
1825–1916
Elizabeth A Powell
1828–1910
Thompson Powell
1831–1910
Amanda Powell
1838–1919
Louzina Powell
1840–1920
Benjamin Franklin Powell
1840–1921
Ellender Powell
1842–1876
Mary Jane Powell
1844–
Luvena Bryant Powell
1844–1906
Benjamin Franklin Powell
1846–1910

Parents and Siblings

    James Elias Powell

    Male1794–1863Male

    Female1801–1867Female

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 0

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1819 · First Commercial Oil Well Opens

Age 0

In 1819, in McCreary County, Kentucky along Cumberland River was the site of the first commercial oil well.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 11

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.

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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