Chester Richfield Powell

25 January 1911–21 November 1982 (Age 71)
Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Chester Richfield

When Chester Richfield Powell was born on 25 January 1911, in Idaho, United States, his father, Frederick Wilson Powell Sr, was 40 and his mother, Retta Ventura Miller, was 21. He had at least 1 son with Inez Bradshaw. He lived in Election District 1, Teton, Wyoming, United States in 1930 and Richfield Election Precinct, Lincoln, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 21 November 1982, at the age of 71, and was buried in Lincoln, Idaho, United States.

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Chester Richfield Powell
Inez Bradshaw
Charles R Powell

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts
Age 1
Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
Age 10
Historical Boundaries - 1921: Teton, Wyoming, United States
Age 20
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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 (6)

  • Chester R Powell in household of George H Goe, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Chester R Powell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Chester R Powell in household of Fred W Powell, "United States Census, 1920"

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