Francis Powley

Male Abt 1725 - Abt 1802  (~ 77 years)


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  • Name Francis Powley  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1725  Holland, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Cemetery Cataraqui United Church Cemetery, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died Abt 1802  Kingston Twp, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Kingston Twp, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I213  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 May 2014 

    Family Elizabeth 
    Married Abt 1744  , , , Netherland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Johann Jacob Powley,   b. 14 Oct 1744,   d. 21 Jun 1814, Kingston Twp, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Francis Powley,   b. 1746,   d. , , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. William Powley,   b. 1748,   d. , , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Elizabeth Powley,   b. Abt 1750, , , , Netherland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F75  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1725 - Holland, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCemetery - - Cataraqui United Church Cemetery, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Abt 1802 - Kingston Twp, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Kingston Twp, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
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  • Notes 
    • He died in 1802 in the midland dist. of Ontario. He was a yoeman, (a
      farmer who cultivates his own land).He was buried in Cataraqui, Ontario.
      He emigrated to American and according to family tradition was a resident
      of Schenectady New York during the War of independence. He fled as a
      Loyalist to Kingston area of Ontario. According to the UEL list he was
      the first settler called Loyalist, in the Kingston area. He also was one
      of the first permanent settlers to Toronto, Ontario, Canada. This
      information can be obtain from the Powley File in the UEL Assoc. of
      Canada Library, Ontario, Canada.

      According to the Rev. Malcolm Powley unpublished book on the Powley's ,
      the Powley's are descended from the Palaeologus or Pauleovitch, the
      Last Emperor of the Byzatine Empire. [5]

  • Sources 
    1. [S20] Brant Gibbard, Brant Gibbard, (\i Brant Gibbard's Genealogy Pages\i0 . http://www.bgibbard.ca/genealogy/ : 18 Sep 2005.), (http://www.bgibbard.ca/genealogy/ : accessed 26 Apr 2005) ; Name, Birth & death dates,& marriage. (Reliability: 2), 26 Apr 2005.

    2. [S22] Compact Disc #66, (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, n.d.), Francis Powley (Pin #668837) family group record (Reliability: 1), 12 Oct 2006.

    3. [S20] Brant Gibbard, Brant Gibbard, (\i Brant Gibbard's Genealogy Pages\i0 . http://www.bgibbard.ca/genealogy/ : 18 Sep 2005.), (http://www.bgibbard.ca/genealogy/ : accessed 26 Apr 2005) ; Name, Birth & death dates,& marriage. (Reliability: 1), 26 Apr 2005.

    4. [S22] Compact Disc #66, (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, n.d.), Elizabeth Powley (Pin #668840) family group record (Reliability: 1), 12 Oct 2006.

    5. [S212] Loyalists List, United Empire Loyalist Centennial Committee, editor, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1993.), G971.024 Un., Page 238. (Reliability: 3), 27 Feb 2007.