Arthur Leroy Powell

23 May 1903–2 December 1977 (Age 74)
Marriott-Slaterville, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life of Arthur Leroy

When Arthur Leroy Powell was born on 23 May 1903, in Marriott-Slaterville, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Thomas Ezra Powell, was 28 and his mother, Jane Ritchie, was 28. He married Anona L. Neal on 10 February 1922, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Marriott, Weber, Utah, United States for about 10 years and San Francisco, California, United States for about 10 years. He died on 2 December 1977, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Arthur Leroy Powell
Anona L. Neal
Marriage: 10 February 1922
Maxine Anona Powell

Spouse and Children

10 February 1922
Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States


    Maxine Anona Powell


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 3

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 20

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Arthur Leroy Powell, �Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960�
  • Arthur Leroy Powell, �Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960�
  • Arthur Powell, "United States Census, 1930"

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