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Re: powers family

Posted: 20 Aug 2012 4:04PM GMT
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"Wisconsin, Deaths and Burials, 1835-1968," Dolbert Powers, 1876
Name: Dolbert Powers
Gender: Male
Death Date: 31 Jul 1903
Death Place: Marinette, Wisconsin
Age: 27
Birth Date: 28 Nov 1876
Birthplace: Brown Co., Wis
Occupation: Jobber
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Clara Powers
Father's Name: John Powers
Father's Birthplace: Boston, Mass.
Mother's Name: Betsy Powers
Mother's Birthplace: Brown Co., Wis.
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B06534-3
System Origin: Wisconsin-EASy
Source Film Number: 1306213
Reference Number: p 431 cn 01365

"Michigan, Marriages, 1868-1925," Delbert Powers, 1898
Groom's Name: Delbert Powers
Groom's Age: 21 years
Groom's Birth Date: 1877
Groom's Birthplace: Michigan
Bride's Name: Clara Clavett
Bride's Age: 16 years
Bride's Birth Date: 1882
Bride's Birthplace: Wisconsin
Marriage Date: 24 Oct 1898
Marriage Place: Stephenson, Menominee, Michigan
Groom's Father: John Powers
Groom's Mother: Elizabeth Garrity
Bride's Father: Louis Clavett
Bride's Mother: Mary Boyean
Bride's Previous Husband:
Film Number: 2342510
Digital Folder Number: 4208266
Image Number: 468
Reference Number: v 3 p 281 rn 76
married by Frank X. Barth, pastor, Precious Blood Church
Try church for additional records??
Delbert's occupation: foreman (doesn't say of what)
NOTE: Menominee MI is next to Marinette, WI - they are separated by a river and the state line.

Note: mother is Elizabeth Garrity

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I think this is your family - 4 year old "John" is likely "Dolbert/Delbert" - possibly Jr. that went by middle name???

1880 United States Federal Censusabout John Powers
Name: John Powers
Age: 24
Birth Year: abt 1856
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Home in 1880: Lawrence, Brown, Wisconsin
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Elesebith Powers
Father's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother's Birthplace: Ireland
Occupation: Farmer
Household Members: Name Age
John Powers 24
Elesebith Powers 27
Allace Powers 5
John Powers 4 ****
Hattie Powers 3
Daniel Powers 1

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Wisconsin Marriages, pre-1907about John Powers
Name: John Powers
Marriage Date: 27 Feb 1873
County: Outagamie
Volume: 01
Page: 0140

Wisconsin Marriages, pre-1907about Betsy Garity
Name: Betsy Garity
Marriage Date: 27 Feb 1873
County: Outagamie
Volume: 01
Page: 0140

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1870 United States Federal Censusabout John Powers
Name: John Powers
Age in 1870: 17
Birth Year: abt 1853
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Home in 1870: De Pere, Brown, Wisconsin
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: De Pere
Household Members: Name Age
Mary Powers 41 b. Ireland
John Powers 17 b. Mass
Mary Powers 13 b. WI
William Powers 10
Richard Powers 8
David Burk 37 laborer
John Burk 9
Catherine Burk 7

So father was dead by 1870, and family move from Mass to WI between 1853-1857.

1860 United States Federal Censusabout John Powers
Name: John Powers
Age in 1860: 8
Birth Year: abt 1852
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Home in 1860: De Pere, Brown, Wisconsin
Gender: Male
Post Office: De Pere
Household Members: Name Age
William Powers 40
Mary Powers 35
John Powers 8
Mary Ann Powers 4
William R Powers 2
Mary Fanning 13


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possibly brother of John - names mother (Mary = Marie)
"Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926," Wm. Powers, 1859

Name: Wm. Powers
Gender: Male
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 01 Mar 1859
Birthplace: Brown, Wisconsin
Father's Name: Wm. Powers
Mother's Name: Marie Heffern
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00307-4

System Origin: Wisconsin-EASy
Source Film Number: 1306423
Reference Number: item 4 p 81

check if these are the parents of your John???
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Looks like Mary is Hefferman? (think phonetically)

Wisconsin, Births and Christenings Index, 1826-1908about Richard Joseph Powers
Name: Richard Joseph Powers
Birth Date: 6 May 1861
Birth Place: Brown, Wisconsin
Gender: Male
Father's Name: William Powers
Mother's Name: Marie Hefferman
FHL Film Number: 1306423

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mother Mary remarried to David Burke
1880 United States Federal Censusabout Richard J. Powers
Name: Richard J. Powers
Age: 18
Birth Year: abt 1862
Birthplace: Wisconsin
Home in 1880: Pensaukee, Oconto, Wisconsin
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Stepson
Marital Status: Single
Father's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother's Name: Mary Burke
Mother's Birthplace: Ireland
Occupation: Clerk For R.R.
Household Members: Name Age
David Burke 43
Mary Burke 45
John Burke 20
William R. Powers 21
Richard J. Powers 18

Note that they are in Oconto - not too far south of Marinette.

Wisconsin Marriages, pre-1907about Mary Powers
Name: Mary Powers
Marriage Date: 2 Nov 1870
County: Brown
Volume: 02
Page: 0242

Wisconsin Marriages, pre-1907about David Bunk
Name: David Bunk
Marriage Date: 2 Nov 1870
County: Brown
Volume: 02
Page: 0242

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a possiblility?????

Massachusetts, Town Vital Collections, 1620-1988about John Powers
Name: John Powers
Birth Date: 9 Nov 1852
Event Type: Birth
Event City: Boston
Father Name: William Powers
Mother Name: Mary

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"Michigan, Marriages, 1868-1925," Elizabeth Garrity in entry for John Hallfrisch and Mary Powers, 1897
Groom's Name: John Hallfrisch
Groom's Age: 20 years
Groom's Birth Date: 1877
Groom's Birthplace: Wisconsin
Bride's Name: Mary Powers
Bride's Age: 19 years
Bride's Birth Date: 1878
Bride's Birthplace: Wisconsin
Marriage Date: 13 Sep 1897
Marriage Place: Stephenson, Menominee, Michigan
Groom's Father: Fred Hallfrisch
Groom's Mother: Mary Bergman
Bride's Father: John Powers
Bride's Mother: Elizabeth Garrity
Film Number: 2342507
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 4207941
Image Number: 347
Reference Number: v 3 p 289 rn 78

married by Frank X. Barth - Precious Blood Church

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"Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930," Betsy Garity, 1873

Groom's Name: John Powers
Groom's Birthplace: Cambridge, MA
Bride's Name: Betsy Garity
Marriage Date: 27 Feb 1873
Marriage Place: Kaukauna, Outagamie, Wisconsin
Groom's Father's Name: John Powers
Groom's Mother's Name: Ellen
Bride's Father's Name: Geo. Garity
Bride's Mother's Name: Elizabeth
Groom's Race: White
Bride's Race: White
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M00472-9
System Origin: Wisconsin-EASy
Source Film Number: 1292400
Reference Number: CN 00592

so John son of John & Ellen Powers (is Mary step???)
Betsy daughter of Geo & Elizabeth Garrity

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Wisconsin, Births and Christenings Index, 1826-1908about Thomas Powers
Name: Thomas Powers
Birth Date: 5 Feb 1866
Birth Place: De Pere, Brown, Wisconsin
Gender: Male
Father's Name: William Powers
Mother's Name: Mary Hefferman
FHL Film Number: 1306423

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1870 United States Federal Censusabout George Garrity
Name: George Garrity
Age in 1870: 60
Birth Year: abt 1810
Birthplace: Ireland
Home in 1870: Kaukauna, Outagamie, Wisconsin
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Kaukauna and Sniders
Household Members: Name Age
George Garrity 60
Abigail Garrity 50
Elisabeth Garrity 20
Margret Garrity 14
Sarah Garrity 11
Richard Burdin 60


1880 United States Federal Censusabout George Garrity
Name: George Garrity
Age: 68
Birth Year: abt 1812
Birthplace: Ireland
Home in 1880: Kaukauna, Outagamie, Wisconsin
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Abagail Garrity
Father's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother's Birthplace: Ireland
Occupation: Farmer
Household Members: Name Age
George Garrity 68
Abagail Garrity 58 b. NY, parents b. Vermont
Richard Burden 85 border
James Gallahar 32 border


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1860 United States Federal Censusabout George Gerrity
Name: George Gerrity
Age in 1860: 45
Birth Year: abt 1815
Birthplace: Ireland
Home in 1860: Kaukauna, Outagamie, Wisconsin
Gender: Male
Post Office: Snidersville
Household Members: Name Age
George Gerrity 45
Abigail Gerrity 35
Geo Gerrity 18
Barney Gerrity 14
Abigail Gerrity 11
Betsey Gerrity 9
Margaret Gerrity 3
Sarah Gerrity 8/12


1850 United States Federal Censusabout Barney Gerty
Name: Barney Gerty
Age: 4
Birth Year: abt 1846
Birthplace: Wisconsin
Home in 1850: Lake, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Gender: Male
Family Number: 209
Household Members: Name Age
John Gerty 38
Abagail Gerty 29
Fayletta Gerty 10
George Gerty 8
Barney Gerty 4
Abagail Gerty 2
Edward Duner 19
Wm Anderson 19
Caroline Loomis 17
Katrina Loomis 52
William Loomis 30
Katrina Loomis 12
Henrietta Loomis 6
Betsey Guin 17


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"Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926," Elisabeth Garrity in entry for John Powers, 1876
Name: John Powers
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 28 Nov 1876
Birthplace: Wrightstown, Brown, Wisconsin
Race: White
Father's Name: John Powers
Mother's Name: Elisabeth Garrity
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00307-7

System Origin: Wisconsin-EASy
Source Film Number: 1306425
Reference Number: item 2 p 155

"Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926," Elisabeth Garrity in entry for Daniel E. Powers, 1877
Name: Daniel E. Powers
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 22 Jun 1877
Birthplace: Wrightstown, Brown, Wisconsin
Race: White
Father's Name: John Powers
Mother's Name: Elisabeth Garrity
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00307-7

System Origin: Wisconsin-EASy
Source Film Number: 1306425
Reference Number: item 2 p 431


"Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926," Elisabeth Garrity in entry for Maria Powers, 1878

Name: Maria Powers
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 05 Feb 1878
Birthplace: Wrightstown, Brown, Wisconsin
Father's Name: John Powers
Mother's Name: Elisabeth Garrity
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00307-7

System Origin: Wisconsin-ODM
Source Film Number: 1306425

"Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926," Elisbeth Garrity in entry for Elisa M. Powers, 1875
Name: Elisa M. Powers
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 01 Sep 1875
Birthplace: Wrightstown, Brown, Wisconsin
Father's Name: John Powers
Mother's Name: Elisbeth Garrity
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00307-7

System Origin: Wisconsin-ODM


Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926," Elisabeth Garrity in entry for Daniel E. Powers, 1877
Name: Daniel E. Powers
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 22 Jun 1877
Birthplace: Wrightstown, Brown, Wisconsin
Father's Name: John Powers
Mother's Name: Elisabeth Garrity
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00307-7
System Origin: Wisconsin-ODM
Source Film Number: 1306425


"Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926," Elisabeth Garrity in entry for John Powers, 1876
Name: John Powers

Gender: Male
Birth Date: 28 Nov 1876
Birthplace: Wrightstown, Brown, Wisconsin
Father's Name: John Powers
Mother's Name: Elisabeth Garrity
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00307-7

System Origin: Wisconsin-ODM
Source Film Number: 1306425


"Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930," George Garity in entry for John Levone and Sarah A. Garity, 1877
Groom's Name: John Levone
Bride's Name: Sarah A. Garity
Marriage Date: 15 Jul 1877
Marriage Place: Brown, Wisconsin
Groom's Father's Name: John V. Levone
Groom's Mother's Name: Ellen Levone
Bride's Father's Name: George Garity
Bride's Mother's Name: Abby Garity
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I00837-6

System Origin: Wisconsin-EASy
Source Film Number: 1275774
Reference Number: 1450

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The Daily Northwestern, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, column 6
June 25, 1903
… Manager Powers of the Wisconsin Telephone exchange in Kauwauna was called to Marinette last evening to the bedside of his brother Bert Powers, who lies in a dangerous condition in the hospital from heart trouble.


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1900 United States Federal Censusabout Clara Povers
Name: Clara Povers
[Clara Powers]
Age: 18
Birth Date: Feb 1872
Birthplace: Wisconsin
Home in 1900: Stephenson, Menominee, Michigan
[Menominee]
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Birt Povers
Marriage Year: 1899
Years Married: 1
Father's Birthplace: Canada Fr
Mother's Birthplace: Canada Fr
Mother: number of living children: 0
Mother: How many children: 0
Household Members: Name Age
Birt Povers 23
Clara Povers 18



"Michigan, Marriages, 1868-1925," Clara Clavette in entry for James E. Mcmann and Frances M. Powers, 1923

Groom's Name: James E. Mcmann
Groom's Age: 33 years
Groom's Birth Date: 1890
Groom's Birthplace: Marinette, Wisconsin
Bride's Name: Frances M. Powers
Bride's Age: 21 years
Bride's Birth Date: 1902
Bride's Birthplace: McAllister, Wisconsin
Marriage Date: 31 Dec 1923
Marriage Place: Menominee, Menominee, Michigan
Groom's Father: Fred J. Mcmann
Groom's Mother: Belle Mcmillan
Bride's Father: Delbert Powers
Bride's Mother: Clara Clavette
Film Number: 2342756
Digital Folder Number: 4209978
Image Number: 502
Reference Number: v 6 rn 867



"Michigan, State Census, 1894," Clara Clavette in household of Louis Clavette, Mellen, Menominee, Michigan, United States

Name: Clara Clavette
Gender: Female
Residence: Mellen, Menominee, Michigan, United States
Age: 12
Estimated Birth Year: 1882
Census Year: 1894
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Family Number: 47
Line Number: 9
Page Number: 129
Film Number: 915324
Digital Folder Number: 004705876
Image Number: 00235
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Husband Louis Clavette M 41
Wife Mary Clavette F 30
Daughter Clara Clavette F 12
Daughter Annie Clavette F 10
Son Louis Clavette M 10
Daughter Josephine Clavette F 8
Son James Clavette M 5
Daughter Emma Clavette F 2

"Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926," Maria Clara Clavette, 1882

Name: Maria Clara Clavette
Gender: Female
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 06 Feb 1882
Birthplace: Nicollet, Brown, Wisconsin
Race: White
Father's Name: Louis Clavette
Mother's Name: Mary Boyer
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00307-7

System Origin: Wisconsin-EASy
Source Film Number: 1306425
Reference Number: item 3 p 250


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