My husband was raised Frederick Kenneth Powell. Was told that his gfather was Paul Powell of Cumberland County NC. Grandmother Annie Powell,maiden name Ransom (born in Bladen County to William Ransom and Mary Davis Ransom), Annie also married at one time to Deaver(1936). Annie's son Louis Kenneth Powell took Powell surname but was not adopted, married to Willie Mae Sessoms Powell both in their 80's. Fred's birthmother unknown. All from North Carolina. Any info on relatives appreciated.