Clay Mickelberry Powell

29 June 1877–3 August 1951 (Age 74)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Clay Mickelberry

When Clay Mickelberry Powell was born on 29 June 1877, in Kentucky, United States, his father, John Ancil Powell, was 36 and his mother, Margaret S. Fox, was 34. He married Maude Bonny on 14 February 1900, in Winchester, Clark, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Washita Township, Custer, Oklahoma, United States in 1920 and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. He died on 3 August 1951, in Beckham, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Ural Cemetery, Beckham, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clay Mickelberry Powell
1877–1951
Maude Bonny
1883–1957
Marriage: 14 February 1900
Beulah Powell
1900–1995
Guilford M. Powell
1902–1984
Grace Lee Powell
1904–1985
Milton Tubb Powell
1906–1988
Bonnie Fox Powell
1907–1991
Virgil O. Powell
1908–1982
Cora Powell
1910–
John Bluford Powell
1911–1935
Jessie Alma Powell
1913–2003
Charlie Clifton Powell
1916–1994
Chlorene S Powell
1917–
Hazel Goree Powell
1919–1989
Clay M Powell Jr.
1920–2009
Dorothy B Powell
1922–2009
Bendell Powell
1923–2013

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 February 1900
Winchester, Clark, Kentucky, United States
children

(15)

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Parents and Siblings

    John Ancil Powell

    Male1841–1917Male

    Margaret S. Fox

    Female1842–1919Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1877–1951Male

    Charles C. Powell

    Male1878–1932Male

    Female1880–1948Female

    Eva K. Powell

    Female1881–Female

    Jessie E Powell

    Female1884–1922Female

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 15

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

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)

  • Clay M Powell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Clay M Powell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clay M Powell, "United States Census, 1920"

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