Phineas G Powers

4 November 1829–29 March 1868 (Age 38)
New York, United States

The Life of Phineas G

When Phineas G Powers was born on 4 November 1829, in New York, United States, his father, John Powers, was 50 and his mother, Eunice Squier, was 40. He married Sarah Matilda Clark on 9 June 1858, in Assyria, Barry, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Attica, Attica, Wyoming, New York, United States in 1850 and Assyria, Barry, Michigan, United States in 1880. He died on 29 March 1868, in Barry, Michigan, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Ellis Cemetery, Assyria, Barry, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Phineas G Powers
1829–1868
Sarah Matilda Clark
1838–1910
Marriage: 9 June 1858
Minnie Alida Powers
1860–1924
Lynda Clair Powers
1866–1936
Phineas George Powers
1868–1932

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 June 1858
Assyria, Barry, Michigan, United States
children

(3)

    Minnie Alida Powers

    Female1860–1924Female

    Lynda Clair Powers

    Female1866–1936Female

    Phineas George Powers

    Male1868–1932Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1837

Age 8

Michigan is the 26th state.
1846

Age 17

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Power .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phineas Powers in household of John Powers, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Phineas G Powers in household of George Case, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Phineas G Powers, "United States General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934"

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