John Francis John Sr. Powley

John Francis John Sr. Powley

Male 1865 - 1940  (74 years)

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  • Name John Francis John Sr. Powley  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 24 Apr 1865  Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Census 1871  North Norwich, Oxford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10

    • 1) Peter F. Powley, male, age 33, Orgin German, Religion Second Advent.
      2) Elizabeth Powley, female, age 35, origin English.
      3) George Powley, male, age 8.
      4) John F. Powley, male, age 6.
      5) «b»Charles E. Powley«/b», male, age 2.
    Census 1881  Walsingham, Northfolk South, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11

    • 1) Peter Powley, male, age 41, farmer, regular Baptist, born in Ontario.
      2) Elizabeth Powley, female, age 44, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      3) George Powley, male age 18, farmer, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      4) John Powley, male, age 16, farmer, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      5) Charles Powley, male, age 12, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      6) Elizabeth Powley, female, age 9, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      7) Martha Powley, female, age 7, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
    Census 1920  Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4

    • 1)«b» John F. Powley,«/b» male, age 54, born Canada, immigration 1881, clerk hardware.
      2) Mary Powley, female, age 56, born Canada, immigration 1881.
      3) Mary Powley, female, age 13, Michigan.
    Cemetery 1940  Downing Cemetery, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12

    • Father
      John Powley
      Apr 24 1865 - Mar 31 1940
    Buried 1940  Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Died 27 Mar 1940  Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6
    Person ID I91  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 May 2014 

    Father Peter Francis Powley,   b. 7 Feb 1838, Portland Twp, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1925, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth (Betsy) Lampkin,   b. 26 Mar 1836, Kingston Twp, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1920, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 3 Jul 1861  Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    Family ID F81  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Alice Bearss,   b. 13 Sep 1863, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1923, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1888  Mairon Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. John Francis Frank Jr. Powley,   b. 17 Oct 1891, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1991, Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years)
     2. James Wilson Jim Powley,   b. 2 Jul 1893, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1957, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     3. Charles Ezra Charley Powley,   b. 5 Feb 1901, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1996, Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     4. Mary Edith Powley,   b. 12 Oct 1906, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 2000, Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F40  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Apr 1865 - Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - North Norwich, Oxford, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Nov 1888 - Mairon Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCemetery - 1940 - Downing Cemetery, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1940 - Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Mar 1940 - Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    John Francis Powley Jr.
    John Francis Powley Jr.
    John Francis Powley Sr
    John Francis Powley Sr
    John residence in 1920

    Headstones
    John Powley (SR)
    John Powley (SR)

  • Notes 
    • John F. Powley, Farmer, Well Driller and Proprietor of Elk Creek Farm.
      Born in Ontario, Canada in 1865 and in 1881 settled in Sanilac County.
      Married to Alice Bearss and they have three sons.

      From the Standard Atlas of Sanilac County Michigan 1906. Pub. by Geo. A.
      Ogle & Co.,
      134 Van Buren Street, Chicago.
      Page 102 [15]

  • 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 11 Dec 2007) ; Name, birth & death dates, parents, marriage & children. (Reliability: 3), 11 Dec 2007.

    2. [S174] Federal Census 1871 (Ontario Index), Canada. Ontario., South Oxford, p. 24, dwelling 93 (Reliability: 3), 29 Jan 2010.

      1) Peter F. Powley, male, age 33, Orgin German, Religion Second Advent.
      2) Elizabeth Powley, female, age 35, origin English.
      3) George Powley, male, age 8.
      4) J«b»ohn F. Powley,«/b» male, age 6.
      5) Charles E. Powley, male, age 2.

    3. [S173] Ontario, Norfolk County - 1881 - Canana Census, Canada. Ontario., (LDS. \i Household Records\i0 . www.familysearch.org : 2008), district 157, sub-district B, Walsingham, p. 61, family 286 ; (www.familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 11 Jan 2010.

      1) Peter Powley, male, age 41, farmer, regular Baptist, born in Ontario.
      2) Elizabeth Powley, female, age 44, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      3) George Powley, male age 18, farmer, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      4) «b»John Powley,«/b» male, age 16, farmer, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      5) Charles Powley, male, age 12, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      6) Elizabeth Powley, female, age 9, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      7) Martha Powley, female, age 7, regular baptist, born in Ontario.

    4. [S177] Michigan, Sanilac County - 1920 - US Census, Michigan, Sanilac, (www.heritagequestonline.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T625, roll 796, Deckerville, enumeration district (ED) 156 , sheet 5A/B, p. 200, dwelling 90 (Reliability: 3), 21 Jan 2010.

      1) John F. Powley, male, age 54, born Canada, immigration 1881, clerk hardware.
      2) Mary Powley, female, age 56, born Canada, immigration 1881.
      3) Mary Powley, female, age 13, Michigan.

    5. [S178] Grave Understakings by J. Grave, Downing (Sanilac, Michigan; Wheatland Twp, Sec.36, on Rangeline Rd, N. of Downington Rd.), 977.443 Gr Vol. 14., John Powley marker, 4/24/1865 - 3/31/1940 father, 7 Aug 200 7. (Reliability: 3), 7 Aug 2007.

    6. [S22] Compact Disc #66, (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, n.d.), John Francis Powley (Pin #669099) family group record (Reliability: 1), 28 Sep 2005.

    7. [S174] Federal Census 1871 (Ontario Index), Canada. Ontario., South Oxford, p. 24, dwelling 93 (Reliability: 3), 29 Jan 2010.

      1) Peter F. Powley, male, age 33, Orgin German, Religion Second Advent.
      2) Elizabeth Powley, female, age 35, origin English.
      3) George Powley, male, age 8.
      4)«b» John F. Powley«/b», male, age 6.
      5) Charles E. Powley, male, age 2.

    8. [S173] Ontario, Norfolk County - 1881 - Canana Census, Canada. Ontario., (LDS. \i Household Records\i0 . www.familysearch.org : 2008), district 157, sub-district B, Walsingham, p. 61, family 286 ; (www.familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 11 Jan 2010.

      1) Peter Powley, male, age 41, farmer, regular Baptist, born in Ontario.
      2) Elizabeth Powley, female, age 44, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      3) George Powley, male age 18, farmer, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      4) «b»John Powley«/b», male, age 16, farmer, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      5) Charles Powley, male, age 12, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      6) Elizabeth Powley, female, age 9, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      7) Martha Powley, female, age 7, regular baptist, born in Ontario.

    9. [S177] Michigan, Sanilac County - 1920 - US Census, Michigan, Sanilac, (www.heritagequestonline.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T625, roll 796, Deckerville, enumeration district (ED) 156 , sheet 5A/B, p. 200, dwelling 90 (Reliability: 3), 21 Jan 2010.

      «b»1) John F. Powley«/b», male, age 54, born Canada, immigration 1881, clerk hardware.
      2) Mary Powley, female, age 56, born Canada, immigration 1881.
      3) Mary Powley, female, age 13, Michigan.

    10. [S174] Federal Census 1871 (Ontario Index), Canada. Ontario., South Oxford, p. 24, dwelling 93 (Reliability: 3), 29 Jan 2010.

      1) Peter F. Powley, male, age 33, Orgin German, Religion Second Advent.
      2«b») Elizabeth Powley,«/b» female, age 35, origin English.
      3) George Powley, male, age 8.
      4) John F. Powley, male, age 6.
      5) Charles E. Powley, male, age 2.

    11. [S173] Ontario, Norfolk County - 1881 - Canana Census, Canada. Ontario., (LDS. \i Household Records\i0 . www.familysearch.org : 2008), district 157, sub-district B, Walsingham, p. 61, family 286 ; (www.familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 11 Jan 2010.

      1) Peter Powley, male, age 41, farmer, regular Baptist, born in Ontario.
      2) Elizabeth Powley, female, age 44, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      3) George Powley, male age 18, farmer, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      4) John Powley, male, age 16, farmer, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      5) Charles Powley, male, age 12, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      6) Elizabeth Powley, female, age 9, regular baptist, born in Ontario.
      7) Martha Powley, female, age 7, regular baptist, born in Ontario.

    12. [S179] Grave Undertakings - Downing, Jackie Grave, V. 13-14; page 62 (Reliability: 3), 2 Mar 2010.

      Father
      John Powley
      Apr 24 1865 - Mar 31 1940

    13. [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 10 Jan 2005) ; Name, Birth & death dates, marriage & children. (Reliability: 3), 17 Sep 2005.

    14. [S39] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1930, Genealogical Research Library, ((www.ancestry.com : 2010)), accessed 11 Mar 2010), Marriage info; Ancestry.com. (Reliability: 3), 16 Mar 2010.

      1) Peter F. Powley, age 22, born Kingston, Ontario, father William, Mother Elizabeth, living in Brantford Twp.
      2) Elizabeth Lampkin, age 25, born in Kingston, Ontario, father John, mother Elizabeth, marriage Jul 3, 1861 in Brant County Ontario.

    15. [S27] Sanilac County Atlas, (Chicago, Illinois: Geo. A. Ogle & Co., 1906.), Page 102. (Reliability: 3), 2006.
      John F. Powley, Farmer, Well Driller and Proprietor of Elk Creek Farm.
      Born in Ontario, Canada in 1865 and in 1881 settled in Sanilac County.
      Married to Alice Bearss and they have three sons.