Carrie Powell

1875–
Florida, United States

The Life of Carrie

When Carrie Powell was born in 1875, in Florida, United States, her father, Moses Powell, was 32 and her mother, Charlotte Jenkins, was 29. She lived in Leon, Florida, United States for about 5 years and Tallahassee, Leon, Florida, United States in 1920.

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Family Time Line

Moses Powell
1843–
Charlotte Jenkins
1846–
Frances Powell
1866–1927
Stephen Powell
1868–
Wilson Powell
1870–
Edmund Powell
1872–
Edward Powell
1875–1935
Carrie Powell
1875–
Laura Powell
1878–
Georgia Ann Powell
1882–

Parents and Siblings

    Moses Powell

    Male1843–Male

    Charlotte Jenkins

    Female1846–Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 0

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1878 · St. Mary's Episcopal Church is Built

Age 3

The Episcopal Diocese of Florida organized a mission church in 1878 to provide a location that could serve seasonal guests. Visitors and residents from Green Cove Springs raised over $1000 to build the church. On March 10, 1879, the Church held its first service. This location is notable because it would eventually be added to U.S. National Register of Historic Places (February 17, 1978).
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 31

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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)

  • Carrie Powell in household of Charlotte Powell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Carrie Powell in household of Charlotte Powell, "Florida State Census, 1885"
  • Carry Powell in household of Moses Powell, "United States Census, 1880"

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