Alan Torrance Powell1

M, b. 11 August 1886
     Alan Torrance Powell was born on 11 August 1886.1 He was the son of Dr. Robert Henry Wynyard Powell and Elizabeth Fisher Torrance.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Anne Powell1

F, b. circa 1762, d. 1792
     Anne Powell was born circa 1762. She was the daughter of John Powell and Jane Grant.1 Anne Powell married Commissary-General Isaac Winslow Clarke.2 Anne Powell died in 1792 in Montreal in childbirth.1

Citations

  1. [S36] Robert L. [Editor] Fraser, Provincial Justice, p.142.
  2. [S36] Robert L. [Editor] Fraser, Provincial Justice, p.137.
  3. [S58] Various Editors, Dictionary of Canadian Biography, http://www.biographi.ca/en/bio/…

Anne Powell1

F, b. 21 May 1782, d. 13 February 1783
     Anne Powell was born on 21 May 1782.2 She was the daughter of Chief Justice William Dummer Powell and Anne Murray.1 Anne Powell died on 13 February 1783.2

Citations

  1. [S36] Robert L. [Editor] Fraser, Provincial Justice, p.142.
  2. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 255.

Anne Powell1

F, b. 10 March 1787, d. 22 April 1822
     Anne Powell was born on 10 March 1787 in Montreal.2,3 She was the daughter of Chief Justice William Dummer Powell and Anne Murray.1 Anne Powell died on 22 April 1822 at the age of 35 drowned in the wreck of the ship Albion off Kinsale Head, Ireland, on which she was following John Beverley Robinson, the Attorney General, when he went to England as Commissioner. She had been infatuated with him for five years.1

Citations

  1. [S36] Robert L. [Editor] Fraser, Provincial Justice, p. 147.
  2. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 255.
  3. [S58] Various Editors, Dictionary of Canadian Biography, Powell, Anne.

Anne Powell1

F, b. 1722, d. 1770
     Anne Powell was born in 1722.1 She was the daughter of John Powell and Ann Dummer.1 Anne Powell married Rev. Ebenezer Pemberton on 13 June 1768.2 Anne Powell died in 1770.2

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.
  2. [S282] Francis Atwater, Atwater, p. 429.

Anne Jane Powell1

F, b. 24 August 1808
     Anne Jane Powell was born on 24 August 1808.2 She was the daughter of Dr. Grant Powell J.P. and Elizabeth Staats Bleecker.1 Anne Jane Powell married Captain Charles Seymour.2

Children of Anne Jane Powell and Captain Charles Seymour

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 636.
  2. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.

Anne Murray Powell1

F, b. 1804, d. 8 May 1883
     Anne Murray Powell was born in 1804.2 She was the daughter of William Dummer Powell and Sarah Stevenson.1 Anne Murray Powell married Dr. William Charles Gwynne on 4 May 1835 in Toronto. Anne Murray Powell died on 8 May 1883.1

Children of Anne Murray Powell and Dr. William Charles Gwynne

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 255.

Arthur Wellesley Powell1

M, b. 27 October 1852, d. 2 July 1922
     Arthur Wellesley Powell was born on 27 October 1852 in Québec.2 He was the son of Grant Powell and Elizabeth May Hurd.1 Arthur Wellesley Powell was baptised on 25 January 1853 at Québec.2 He married Lillie Bell Sowle, daughter of Sarah J. Sowle, in 1889.3 Arthur Wellesley Powell died on 2 July 1922 in 234 Charlotte Street, Ottawa, at the age of 69.4

Children of Arthur Wellesley Powell and Lillie Bell Sowle

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com Database, Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967.
  3. [S208] 1900 US Census, 1900 COLORADO Series: T623 Roll: 129 Page: 78.
  4. [S232] Ancestry.com Database, Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1934.
  5. [S232] Ancestry.com Database, Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1911 Record for Wm Dummer Powell.

Binley Powell1

M
     Binley Powell was the son of Charles Henry Powell.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Charles Henry Powell1

M, b. 1833, d. 1865
     Charles Henry Powell was born in 1833.1 He was the son of John Powell and Eleanor Drean.1 Charles Henry Powell died in 1865.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Charlotte Powell1

F
     Charlotte Powell was the daughter of Dr. Grant Powell J.P. and Elizabeth Staats Bleecker.1 Charlotte Powell died an infant.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.

Charlotte Bleecker Powell1

F, b. 15 March 1814
     Charlotte Bleecker Powell was born on 15 March 1814.1 She was the daughter of Dr. Grant Powell J.P. and Elizabeth Staats Bleecker.1 Charlotte Bleecker Powell married John Ridout on 19 September 1839 in St. James Cathedral, Toronto, by licence. Henry Sullivan, John W. Gwynne and William. D. Powell were witnesses.1

Children of Charlotte Bleecker Powell and John Ridout

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 256.

Clare Muriel Powell1

F, b. 18 February 1884
     Clare Muriel Powell was born on 18 February 1884 in Wellington, Ontario.2,3 She was the daughter of John Bleecker Powell and Helen Esther Williams.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S226] 1901 Canadian Census.
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com Database, Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909.

Clarence Murray Powell1

M, b. 24 August 1842
     Clarence Murray Powell. Of El Paso, Texas.1 He was born on 24 August 1842.1 He was the son of William Dummer Powell and Clare Pigott Strange.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.

Dorothy Powell1

F, b. 2 July 1643
     Dorothy Powell was born on 2 July 1643.1 She was the daughter of Michael Powell.1 Dorothy Powell married Seth Perry.

Child of Dorothy Powell and Seth Perry

Citations

  1. [S10] Charles G. Steffen, The Sewall children in Colonial New England, p.171.
  2. [S10] Charles G. Steffen, The Sewall children in Colonial New England, p.170.

Edward Grant Gladwyn Powell1

M, b. 25 October 1848, d. 16 June 1904
     Edward Grant Gladwyn Powell. Civil engineer.2 He was born on 25 October 1848.1 He was the son of Grant Powell and Elizabeth May Hurd.1 Edward Grant Gladwyn Powell died on 16 June 1904 in Ottawa at the age of 55.2

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com Database, Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1934.

Elizabeth Powell1

F, b. 22 January 1789, d. 1 December 1850
     Elizabeth Powell was born on 22 January 1789.2 She was the daughter of Chief Justice William Dummer Powell and Anne Murray.1 Elizabeth Powell died on 1 December 1850 in Toronto at the age of 61 unmarried.1,2,3

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 255.
  3. [S117] The Times Newspaper, Friday, Dec 21, 1855.

Elizabeth Katharine Powell1

F
     Elizabeth Katharine Powell was the daughter of William Dummer Powell and Alice Murray.2,1

Citations

  1. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://www.sg-chem.net/UC1838/ (October 2006).
  2. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 256.

Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell1

F, b. 15 February 1816, d. 5 April 1867
     Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell was born on 15 February 1816.1 She was the daughter of Dr. Grant Powell J.P. and Elizabeth Staats Bleecker.1 Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell married firstly John Stuart on 11 June 1834.1,2 Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell and John Stuart were divorced in 1841.3,2 Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell married secondly John Edward Knox Grogan on 27 June 1841 in St. James' Cathedral, Toronto. Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell died on 5 April 1867 at the age of 51.1

Children of Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell and John Stuart

Children of Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Powell and John Edward Knox Grogan

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://www.thepeerage.com/p19552.htm#i195518 (August 2009).
  3. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 255.
  4. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 256.

Ellen Grasett Powell1

F, b. 1840, d. 1892
     Ellen Grasett Powell was born in 1840.1 She was the daughter of John Powell and Eleanor Drean.1 Ellen Grasett Powell died in 1892.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.
  2. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.

Emily Rebecca Cameron Powell1,2

F, b. 8 December 1845, d. 25 October 1873
     Emily Rebecca Cameron Powell was born on 8 December 1845 in Niagra, Ontario, Canada.2 She was the daughter of John Powell and Eleanor Drean.1 Emily Rebecca Cameron Powell married David Thomas Duncombe, son of Dr. David Duncombe and Mary Chapin, on 24 August 1869 in St. George's Church, St. Catharines, Ontario.2 Emily Rebecca Cameron Powell died on 25 October 1873 at the age of 27.2 She was buried in St. John's cemetery, Woodhouse.2

Children of Emily Rebecca Cameron Powell and David Thomas Duncombe

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S289] Michael Duncombe Ball, "E-Mail Message," e-mail to unknown recipient, 9 November 2006, 9 November 2006.

Florence Powell1

F, b. 1849
     Florence Powell was born in 1849.1 She was the daughter of John Powell and Eleanor Drean.1 Florence Powell married W.A. Aveling, son of Rev. Dr. (unknown) Aveling.1

Children of Florence Powell and W.A. Aveling

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.

Gladwyn Powell1

F
     Gladwyn Powell was the daughter of William Dummer Powell and Alice Murray.2

Citations

  1. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 256.
  2. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://www.sg-chem.net/UC1838/ (October 2006).

Gladys Wynyard Powell1

F, b. 3 February 1883
     Gladys Wynyard Powell was born on 3 February 1883.1 She was the daughter of Dr. Robert Henry Wynyard Powell and Elizabeth Fisher Torrance.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Grant Powell1

M, b. 2 September 1819, d. before 1911
     Grant Powell. Under Secretary of State at Ottawa.2 He was born on 2 September 1819 in Ontario.3,4 He was the son of Dr. Grant Powell J.P. and Elizabeth Staats Bleecker.1 Grant Powell married Elizabeth May Hurd, daughter of Major Samuel Proudfoot Hurd.3 Grant Powell died before 1911.5

Children of Grant Powell and Elizabeth May Hurd

Citations

  1. [S35] David B. Read, Lives of the judges, p.32.
  2. [S35] David B. Read, Lives of the judges, p. 32.
  3. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  4. [S110] 1881 Canadian Census.
  5. [S225] 1911 Canadian Census, 1911 / Ontario / Ottawa / 19 Central ward / page 7.
  6. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 636.
  7. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Grant Powell1

M, b. 5 September 1889
     Grant Powell was born on 5 September 1889.1 He was the son of Dr. Robert Henry Wynyard Powell and Elizabeth Fisher Torrance.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 634.

Grant Powell1

M
     Grant Powell was the son of William Dummer Powell and Alice Murray.2

Citations

  1. [S276] William Renwick Riddell, The life of William Dummer Powell, p. 256.
  2. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://www.sg-chem.net/UC1838/ (October 2006).

Grant B. Powell1

M, b. July 1892
     Grant B. Powell was born in July 1892 in Colorado.1 He was the son of Arthur Wellesley Powell and Lillie Bell Sowle.1

Citations

  1. [S208] 1900 US Census, 1900 COLORADO Series: T623 Roll: 129 Page: 78.

Grant Harkin Powell1

M, b. 18 February 1884
     Grant Harkin Powell was born on 18 February 1884 in Wellington, Ontario.2,3 He was the son of John Bleecker Powell and Helen Esther Williams.1

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  2. [S226] 1901 Canadian Census.
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com Database, Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909.

Dr. Grant Powell J.P.1,2

M, b. 24 May 1779, d. 10 June 1838
     Dr. Grant Powell J.P. was born on 24 May 1779 in Norwich, England, though Burke's Colonial Gentry gives a date of 8 May 1779.2 He was the son of Chief Justice William Dummer Powell and Anne Murray.1 Dr. Grant Powell J.P. was baptised on 30 May 1779 at Norwich.3 He married Elizabeth Staats Bleecker, daughter of John Rutger Bleecker and Elizabeth Staats, on 1 May 1805.3 Dr. Grant Powell J.P. was appointed in 1813, surgeon having charge of all hospital arrangements on the Niagara frontier. He first settled in Montreal and then in Toronto. He was one of the original members of the Upper Canada Medical Board, retired from practice in 1817; appointed clerk of the House of Assembly and later as Clerk of the Legislative Council.4,2 He died on 10 June 1838 in Toronto at the age of 59 however the Toronto Patriot gives a date of 12 June 1838.2,3

Children of Dr. Grant Powell J.P. and Elizabeth Staats Bleecker

Citations

  1. [S35] David B. Read, Lives of the judges, p.32.
  2. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 635.
  3. [S58] Various Editors, Dictionary of Canadian Biography, Powell, Grant.
  4. [S35] David B. Read, Lives of the judges, p. 32.
  5. [S79] Edward Marion Chadwick, Ontarian Families, Vol. II p. 34.
  6. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 636.