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Re: Powers family

Posted: 13 Oct 2009 9:11PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Powers
Hi Michael,
Here's the info that I found. There is a family tree for this Powers family on If you're not a subscriber, you can sign up for a 14-day free trial and then have access to the family tree. Be sure to cancel your subscription on day 13 to be sure your credit card doesn't get billed.

The family tree was submitted by a LindaSmithID. Might be related to you if you're related to the Powers family.

In 1900 the Powers family was living in Precinct 5, Huerfano Co., CO.
James Powers, b. WV, 44, marr 17 yrs, farmer.
Susan, wife, b. VA, 33.
Annie, b. VA, 15.
Roy, b. VA, 12.
Earl, b. VA, 11.
Samuel, b. VA, 6.

In 1910 they were living in Snake River, Malheur Co., OR.
James B. Powers, b. WV, 54, marr 27 yrs, general farmer.
Susan S., wife, b. WV, 42, gave birth to four children but only three alive in 1910.
Annie E. Lande, dau, b. WV, 24, widow.
Earl R. Powers, b. MO [looks like Missouri], 21, single, general farmer.
Samuel C., b. WV, 16.
Thelma P. Laude, granddau, b. CO, 2.

On June 5, 1917 Robert Earl Powers was living in Ironside, Malheur Co., OR. Born=18 Feb 1889, Missouri. Occupation=Stock raiser and farmer, self-employed, Ironside. Marital Status=single. Source: World War I Draft Registration Cards 1917-18,

On June 5, 1917 Samuel Chalenge Powers was living in Greenleaf, Canyon Co., ID. Born=27 March 1894, Buchanan, WV. Occupation=Farmer, employed by father, Canyon Co., ID. Marital Status=single. Source: same as above.

Samuel Chalenge Powers born 27 March 1894, Buchanan, WV and living in Canyon Co., ID. Source: World War I Civilian Draft Registration,

In 1920 the family was living in Roswell, Canyon Co., ID.
James Powers, b. WV, 63, no occupation.
Susan, b. WV, 52.
Earl, b. MO?, 30, single, general farmer.
Samuel, b. WV, 25, single, farm laborer home farm.
Anna Laude, dau, b. WV, 34, widow.
Thelma Laude, granddau, b. CO, 12.
James Wilder, boarder.
Elton Ellis, boarder.
Henry Raisbeck, boarder.

In 1930 some of the family was living in Hageman, Gooding Co., ID.
James B. Powers, b. WV, 73, marr @ 27, general farmer.
Susan S., b. WV, marr @16, 63.
Anna M. Laude, b. WV, 44, dau, widow, bookkeeper department store.
Thelma E. Laude, granddau, b. CO, 22, single.

A Robert Earl Powers b. 18 Feb 1889 died 5 Aug 1941, Gooding, Gooding Co., ID per death cert #124403. Source: Idaho Death Index 1911-51,

You can request a copy of an obituary from Random Acts Genealogical Kindness,, read guidelines, choose Idaho, choose Gooding Co.

Gooding County Historical Society, .

An Annie Lind b. 27 April 1888, Last Residence=Boise, Ada Co., ID 83704 died April 1967. Her soc. sec. # was assigned in Idaho in 1965. Source: Social Security Death Index, I'm not sure if this is your Annie or not. The surname shown is Lind but I wasn't ever certain if Annie's surname was Laude or Lande.

You can request an obituary from RAOGK to see if this is your Annie or not.

A Roy Powers born 16 Oct 1888, Last Residence Bellevue, Blaine Co., ID 83313 died June 1967. His soc. sec. # was assigned to him in ID before 1951. Source: Social Security Death Index,

You can request a copy of his obituary from RAOGK too. Successful Searching!
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