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James Blackmon POWELL[1]

Male 1854 - 1887  (33 years)


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  • Name James Blackmon POWELL 
    Born 27 Jun 1854  Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Farmer, Lawyer, Mayor 
    Died 4 Oct 1887 
    Buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Union Springs, Bullock, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Blackmon-Powell plot
    Person ID I1216  Kessie and Jackson
    Last Modified 30 Oct 2001 

    Father Richard Holmes POWELL,   b. 2 Nov 1821, Monticello, Jasper, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1884, Union Springs, Bullock, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann BLACKMON,   b. 15 Oct 1824,   d. 18 Jun 1872  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 9 Apr 1844  Chunneggee Ridge, Macon County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • by Richard Holmes, LE (now Bullock County), p 21
    Family ID F838  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Almyra Hinson BROWN,   b. 27 Feb 1856,   d. 1 May 1888  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 17 Nov 1873  Bullock County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Floyd POWELL
     2. R. Holmes POWELL
     3. Benjamin Philip POWELL,   b. 8 Oct 1878,   d. 13 Sep 1950  (Age 71 years)
     4. Norborne POWELL
     5. Unknown Male POWELL
    Family ID F843  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jun 1854 - Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Nov 1873 - Bullock County, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • James Blackmon Powell served as mayor of Union Springs, Alabama from the time of his appointment to the post by the governor in November 1883 until 1885. [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] 24 Oct 2001.

    2. [S165] Marriage Records, Bk 2 p 28.

    3. [S163] p 10, “Mayors of Union Springs”.


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