Naomi Jane Powell

31 March 1890–November 1964 (Age 74)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Naomi Jane

When Naomi Jane Powell was born on 31 March 1890, in Arkansas, United States, her father, Robert L Powell, was 46 and her mother, Ivey n Powell, was 38. She married Joe Andrew Phillips on 31 October 1915, in Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Durant, Bryan, Oklahoma, United States in 1920 and Ardmore, Carter, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years. She died in November 1964, in Tishomingo, Johnston, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Ardmore, Carter, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joe Andrew Phillips
1890–1937
Naomi Jane Powell
1890–1964
Marriage: 31 October 1915
Faye Kirby Phillips
1910–
Carl Vernon Phillips
1911–1962
Lavinia Phillips
1917–
Joe Andrew Phillips
1921–1991
Nadine Phillips
1924–1989

Spouse and Children

    Joe Andrew Phillips

    Male1890–1937Male

    Female1890–1964Female

MARRIAGE
31 October 1915
Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Robert L Powell

    Male1844–1910Male

    Ivey n Powell

    Female1852–Female

siblings

(11)

    Francis Marion Powell

    Male1868–1920Male

    Male1874–1952Male

    Mary E "Bell" Powell

    Female1876–Female

    Male1876–1954Male

    James Thomas Powell

    Male1881–1924Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 14

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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)

  • Naoma Phillips, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Neoma J Powell in household of Isaac F Powell, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Naoma Phillips in household of Joe Phillips, "United States Census, 1920"

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