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POWELL (Soundex P400) — See also BOWELL, FOWELL, GOWELL, HOFFPOWER, MUMPOWER, OPPEWALL, PELLOW, PLOWELL, POWE, POWEL, POWELL-DIAGO, POWELS, POWER, POWERHOUSE, POWERS, POWNELL, PROWELL, ROWELL, VOWELL, WOLPE.

  POWELL: See also James P. Aaron — Robert Harold Acker — Charles Powell Adams — Hugh Meade Alcorn, Jr. — Lafon Allen — Raymond Douglas Anderson — Thomas Lowry Bailey — David Lee Bales — William S. Bergundthal — Leone Fairbanks Burrell — Earl Lauer Butz — Almon Case — William Wallace Chalmers — Powell Clayton — Powell Clayton — Charles Powell Clinch — Holmes Conrad — John Montgomery Crebs, Jr. — Powell J. Currier — Powell J. Darnell — Powell Evans — Douglas Stanley Fairbanks — Frank J. Flynn — Glenn Ford — Raymond Robert Frazier — Powell Gammill — Edward Patrick Hagan — Burr Powell Harrison — Louis Powell Harvey — Peronneau Finley Henderson — John Powell Irish — Lloyd G. Jackson II — John Rice Jones — Charles Kellogg — H. V. King — R. Powell Majors — Jonathan Mason — Paul Mersereau — James McDaniel Perkins — Laurene Powell-Jobs — Wallace Powell Pruitt, Jr. — Ellis Earnest Raike — Joseph Eugene Ransdell — Powell M. Rhea — J. Powell Royall — Powell J. Smith — Robert Powell Smith — W. Bernard Smith — George S. Snodgrass — Herbert Bayard Swope — Charles Alden Tracy — Henry St. George Tucker — Bonnie Powell Tynes — Sorkis J. Webbe — Teresa Powell Wedoff — William Powell Wilson
  Powell, A. B. — of Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kan. Mayor of Coffeyville, Kan., 1888; postmaster at Coffeyville, Kan., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, A. B. — of Jefferson County, Ala. Delegate to Alabama convention to ratify 21st amendment from Jefferson County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, A. C. — of Ely, White Pine County, Nev. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, A. E., Jr. — of Whiteville, Columbus County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, A. J. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, A. M. — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Mayor of Raleigh, N.C., 1898-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, A. W. — of Sisseton, Roberts County, S.Dak. Democrat. South Dakota Democratic state chair, 1937-39; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Abner — of Andalusia, Covington County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Powell, Adam Clayton, Jr. (1908-1972) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 29, 1908. Democrat. Baptist minister; U.S. Representative from New York, 1945-71 (22nd District 1945-53, 16th District 1953-63, 18th District 1963-71); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1952, 1960, 1964; cited for contempt of court in 1966 for refusing to pay damages in a lawsuit against him; on February 28, 1967, he was expelled from the House of Representatives on charges of unbecoming conduct and misusing public funds; the Supreme Court overturned the expulsion in 1969. Baptist. African ancestry. Member, Alpha Phi Alpha; Elks. Died, of prostate cancer, in Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla., April 4, 1972 (age 63 years, 127 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in a private or family graveyard, Bahamas.
  Relatives: Son of Adam Clayton Powell, Sr. (1865-1953; minister) and Mattie (Fletcher) Powell; married, March 8, 1933, to Isabel Washington (divorced 1945); married, August 1, 1945, to Hazel Scott (divorced 1960); married, December 15, 1960, to Yvette Marjorie Diago (Flores) Powell; father of Adam Clayton Powell IV (1962-).
  Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard (formerly part of Seventh Avenue), in Manhattan, New York, is named for him.  — The Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building (opened 1974 as the Harlem State Office Building; renamed 1983), in Manhattan, New York, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books by Powell,Adam Clayton,Jr.: Adam by Adam: The Autobiography of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.
  Books about Powell,Adam Clayton,Jr.: Tisha Hamilton, Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.: The Political Biography of an American Dilemma — Wil Haygood, King of the Cats: The Life and Times of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.
  Powell, Adam Clayton IV (b. 1962) — also known as Adam Clayton Powell Diago — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico, 1962. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from New York, 1994; candidate in primary for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1997; member of New York state assembly, 2001-. African and Puerto Rican ancestry. Still living as of 2008.
  Relatives: Son of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. (1908-1972) and Yvette Diago (Flores) Powell; married to Andrea Dial.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Powell, Al — of Sisseton, Roberts County, S.Dak. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Powell, Alfred H. (1781-1831) — of Virginia. Born in Loudoun County, Va., March 6, 1781. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1812-19; U.S. Representative from Virginia 17th District, 1825-27; delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention, 1830. Died in Loudoun County, Va., 1831 (age about 50 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Powell, Amy — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Powell, Anna — of Odessa, Lafayette County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Archibald Campbell (1813-1884) — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born July 25, 1813. Republican. Mayor of Syracuse, N.Y., 1864. Died September 10, 1884 (age 71 years, 47 days). Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Archibald W. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 44th District, 1911-13; resigned 1913; Pennsylvania state auditor general, 1913-17. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Arthur — of Beverly, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Powell, Arthur J. (born c.1928) — Born about 1928. Aerospace engineer; Free Energy candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Hawaii, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Powell, B. R. — of Elba (now Gretna), Pittsylvania County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Benjamin N. (b. 1858) — Born in England, 1858. Not U.S. citizen; factory manager; U.S. Consular Agent in Soerabaya, 1897-1916. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Bill — of Arkansas. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 2nd District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Powell, Billy R. (born c.1938) — of Madison, Madison County, Miss. Born about 1938. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 2004; Presidential Elector for Mississippi, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Powell, Bobbie — of Okmulgee, Okmulgee County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Powell, Bobbie — of Kentucky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Powell, Boyce E. — of Newton, Jasper County, Ill. Democrat. Member of Illinois Democratic State Central Committee, 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Bradley — of Mundelein, Lake County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Powell, C. A. — of Dexter, Stoddard County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, C. Clayton — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Powell, C. D. — of Valier, Pondera County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, C. G. — of Indiana. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, C. Kenneth — Republican. South Carolina Republican state chair, 1971-74. Still living as of 1974.
  Powell, C. W. C. — U.S. Attorney for Arizona, 1869. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Charles — of Oklahoma. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 3rd District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Charles A., Jr. — of Macon, Macon County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Macon County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Powell, Charles E., Jr. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 11th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Powell, Charles Francis — U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; member District of Columbia board of commissioners, 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Charles Lawrence (1902-1975) — Born in Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan., April 19, 1902. U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Washington, 1959-72; took senior status 1972. Died August 17, 1975 (age 73 years, 120 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Powell, Charles S. — of Freeport, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Freeport, N.Y., 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Chris — Candidate for Oklahoma state house of representatives 100th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Powell, Christopher H. (b. 1920) — Born in 1920. U.S. Ambassador to Brunei, 1989. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Powell, Clarence D. — of Kirksville, Adair County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Adair County, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Clarence G. — of Montezuma, Parke County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Clayton See C. Clayton Powell
  Powell, Clayton A. — of Hillsdale, Hillsdale County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Clifford Ross (1893-1973) — also known as Clifford R. Powell — of Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Lumberton, Burlington County, N.J., July 26, 1893. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1922-27; Speaker of the New Jersey State House of Assembly, 1925; member of New Jersey state senate from Burlington County, 1928-39; Governor of New Jersey, 1935; defeated in primary, 1937; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; major general, U.S. Army. Died, in Burlington County Memorial Hospital, Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., March 28, 1973 (age 79 years, 245 days). Interment at Lakeview Memprial Park, Cinnaminson, N.J.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Powell, Clyde E. — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Boone County, 1941-42. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Colin L. Powell Powell, Colin Luther (b. 1937) — also known as Colin L. Powell; "Balloonfoot" — Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 5, 1937. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war; U.S. Army general; National Security Advisor, 1987-89; chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1989-93; U.S. Secretary of State, 2001-05; received 3 electoral votes for President, 2016. African ancestry. Recipient of the Spingarn medal, 1991; twice recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, in 1991 and again in 1995. Still living as of 2020.
  Relatives: Son of Luther Theophilus Powell and Maud Ariel (McKoy) Powell; married, August 25, 1962, to Alma Vivian Johnson; father of Michael K. Powell (1963-).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Books by Colin L. Powell: My American Journey : An Autobiography — It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership (2012)
  Books about Colin L. Powell: Oren Harari, The Leadership Secrets of Colin Powell — Karen DeYoung, Soldier : The Life of Colin Powell — Reggie Finlayson, Colin Powell (for young readers)
  Image source: KPBS Public Broadcasting
  Powell, Cuthbert (1775-1849) — of Alexandria, D.C. (now Va.). Born in Virginia, 1775. Mayor of Alexandria, D.C., 1808-09; member of Virginia state legislature, 1810; U.S. Representative from Virginia 14th District, 1841-43. Died in 1849 (age about 74 years). Interment in private or family graveyard.
  Relatives: Son of Leven Powell (1737-1810).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Powell, Cyrus W. — of Amesbury, Essex County, Mass. Postmaster at Amesbury, Mass., 1897-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, D. D. — of Florida. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, D. Frank — of Wisconsin. Candidate for Governor of Wisconsin, 1888 (Labor), 1894 (People's). Burial location unknown.
  Powell, D. Lee — of Miami Beach, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Mayor of Miami Beach, Fla., 1952-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, D. M. — of Victor, Davison County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 13th District, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, D. M. — of Greenville, Butler County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Dally — of Indiana. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 8th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Daniel G., Jr. — of Michigan. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Deborah A. — of San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996, 2000 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Powell, Dempsey — of Greenville, Butler County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Donald A. — of Stow, Summit County, Ohio. Mayor of Stow, Ohio, 1975-76. Still living as of 1976.
  Powell, E. D. — of West Middlesex, Mercer County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, E. Henry See Edward Henry Powell
  Powell, E. L. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1932, 1936, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Earl — of Boonville, Cooper County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Cooper County; elected 1954; defeated, 1956; mayor of Boonville, Mo., 1962-67. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Earl Thomas — also known as Earl T. Powell — of Carterville, Jasper County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Carterville, Mo., 1947-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Edith — of Cochranton, Crawford County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Edith Wood — of Devon, Chester County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Edward Henry (1839-1911) — also known as E. Henry Powell — of Richford, Franklin County, Vt.; Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Born in Richford, Franklin County, Vt., September 3, 1839. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; Franklin County State's Attorney, 1872-73; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Richford, 1874-76; member of Vermont state senate from Franklin County, 1878-80; Vermont state auditor of accounts, 1878-92. Baptist. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Loyal Legion; Sons of the American Revolution. Died in Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt., May 4, 1911 (age 71 years, 243 days). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, Vt.
  Relatives: Married, October 1, 1877, to Georgiana (Reed) Bailey (1841-1930; widow of George W. Bailey, Jr. (1821?-1865)).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Powell, Edward L. — of Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Mayor of Spokane, Wash., 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Edwin R. — of Ocean View, Sussex County, Del. Republican. Member of Delaware state senate from Sussex County 4th District, 1949-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Elisha — of Saratoga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Saratoga County, 1817-18, 1819-20. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Emmet — of Clinton, Sampson County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Powell, Ernest W. — of Kansas. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kansas 5th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Eugene LeRoy — of Dillon County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from Dillon County, 1955-58. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Mrs. Ferdinand — of Johnson City, Washington County, Tenn. Democrat. Member of Tennessee Democratic State Executive Committee, 1939. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Frank See D. Frank Powell
  Powell, Frank L. — of Lemoore, Kings County, Calif. Postmaster at Lemoore, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Frank M. — of Danville, Boyle County, Ky. Republican. Postmaster at Danville, Ky., 1956-63 (acting, 1956-58). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Frederick B. — of Amityville, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Amityville, N.Y., 1901-07. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, G. S. — of North Carolina. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, G. W. — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Mississippi, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Gardner (b. 1844) — of St. Joseph County, Mich. Born in 1844. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from St. Joseph County, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Gary D. — of Michigan. U.S. Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Powell, Gayle — of Crofton, Anne Arundel County, Md. Democrat. Candidate for Maryland state house of delegates District 33, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Powell, Gene — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Powell, George — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Honorary Vice-Consul for Netherlands in Portland, Ore., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, George E. — of Southaven, DeSoto County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Powell, George M. — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1916 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee). Burial location unknown.
  Powell, George O. — of Randolph County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Randolph County, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Gerald L. — of Peru, Miami County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1952 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Glen See Murl Glen Powell
  Powell, Grover J. — of Washington Township, Macomb County, Mich. Supervisor of Washington Township, Michigan, 1947-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, H. A. — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Republican. Physician; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1952, 1956, 1960. African ancestry. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, H. F. — of Crestview, Walton County (now Okaloosa County), Fla. Postmaster at Crestview, Fla., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Harriet E. — of Washington County, R.I. Republican. Candidate for Rhode Island state house of representatives 33rd District, 2002. Female. Still living as of 2002.
  Powell, Harry D. — of Largo, Pinellas County, Fla. Mayor of Largo, Fla., 1959-69. Still living as of 1969.
  Powell, Harry H. — of Tamaqua, Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Tamaqua, Pa., 1955-70 (acting, 1955-57). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Henry See Edward Henry Powell
  Powell, Henry A. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 3rd District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Henry T. — of Henderson, Vance County, N.C. Mayor of Henderson, N.C., 1953-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Henry W. — of Ionia County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1910; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Ionia County, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Herbert Butler (1903-1998) — also known as Herbert B. Powell — of Oregon. Born in Monmouth, Polk County, Ore., 1903. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; U.S. Ambassador to New Zealand, 1963-67. Died at a nursing home in Williamsburg, Va., April 4, 1998 (age about 94 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Powell, Herbert Ernest (1866-1954) — also known as Herbert E. Powell — of Ionia, Ionia County, Mich. Born in Ronald Township, Ionia County, Mich., April 27, 1866. Republican. Farmer; banker; hardware business; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1901-04 (Ionia County 1st District 1901-02, Ionia County 1903-04); delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 18th District, 1907-08; member of Michigan state senate 18th District, 1913-16. Died in Ionia, Ionia County, Mich., October 26, 1954 (age 88 years, 182 days). Interment at Highland Park Cemetery, Ionia, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Priestly Powell (1821-1904) and Ruth Ann (Goodwin) Powell (1831-1921); married 1888 to Alice May Waterbury (1866-1947); father of Stanley Maurice Powell; third cousin thrice removed of Chauncey Goodrich and Elizur Goodrich (1761-1849); fourth cousin once removed of Elizur Stillman Goodrich.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Powell, Holland — of Michigan. Candidate for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Horace H. — of Ozark, Dale County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Howell A. — Republican. Presidential Elector for California, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Hugh J. — of Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, I. H. — of Canton, Haywood County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Isaac N. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, J. A. — of Illinois. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, J. B. — Democrat. Candidate for Georgia commissioner of agriculture, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Powell, J. C. See Jonathan Corbley Powell
  Powell, J. C. — of Wood County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 8th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Powell, J. D. — of Wood County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 8th District, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Powell, J. E. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, J. H. — of Henderson, Henderson County, Ky. Mayor of Henderson, Ky., 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, J. L. — of Oregon. Republican. Oregon superintendent of public instruction, 1878-82. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, J. M. — of Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 3rd District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Powell, J. R. — of Bonners Ferry, Boundary County, Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, J. R. — of St. Louis, Mo. Socialist. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 1st District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, J. Richard — of Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y.; Bayside, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1952 (alternate), 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, J. S. — Democrat. Member, Platform and Resolutions Committee, Democratic National Convention, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, J. Tillman — of Canton, Haywood County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Powell, J. Will (1853-1934) — of Harrington, Kent County, Del. Born in 1853. Republican. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 9th District, 1903-04; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1920. Died in 1934 (age about 81 years). Interment at Hollywood Cemetery, Harrington, Del.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Powell, J. Worley — of Fairmont, Marion County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for circuit judge in West Virginia for the 16th Judicial Circuit, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Powell, J. Z. — of Logansport, Cass County, Ind. Postmaster at Logansport, Ind., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Jack — of Negaunee, Marquette County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1948, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Jack See John E. Powell
  Powell, James A. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 11th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Powell, James C., Jr. — U.S. Vice Consul in Torreon, as of 1926, as of 1929; Ciudad Juarez, as of 1927; Agua Prieta, as of 1932; Chihuahua, as of 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, James F. — of Chester, Hancock County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 1st District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Powell, James G. (b. 1820) — of Richford, Franklin County, Vt. Born in Richford, Franklin County, Vt., December 16, 1820. Democrat. Merchant; member of Vermont state senate from Franklin County, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, James J. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 1st District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, James Robert — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Mayor of Birmingham, Ala., 1873-75. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, James Z. — of Ocean City, Worcester County, Md. Republican. Postmaster at Ocean City, Md., 1897-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Jesse H. — of Edgecombe County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate 10th District, 1862-65. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Jim — of Hancock County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 1st District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Powell, Joanne Pownell (b. 1930) — of Romney, Hampshire County, W.Va. Born in Romney, Hampshire County, W.Va., July 28, 1930. Democrat. School teacher; member of Democratic National Committee from West Virginia, 1972-75; Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1976. Female. Methodist. Member, National Education Association; American Association of University Women; Beta Sigma Phi. Still living as of 1976.
  Relatives: Daughter of Paul G. Pownell.
  Powell, Joe See Joseph Powell
  Powell, Joe — of Alabama. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama 7th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Powell, John — of Boone County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Boone County, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, John — of Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich. Democrat. Mayor of Marshall, Mich., 1900-02. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, John — of Rolla, Phelps County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Powell, John — of Medford, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Powell, John A. — of Taylor, Lackawanna County, Pa. Republican. Burgess of Taylor, Pennsylvania, 1923-27; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, John E. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, John E. (born c.1937) — also known as Jack Powell — of Vermillion, Clay County, S.Dak. Born in Kingsley, Plymouth County, Iowa, about 1937. University professor; mayor of Vermillion, S.Dak., 2010-. Still living as of 2011.
John F. Powell Powell, John F. — of Waukegan, Lake County, Ill. Mayor of Waukegan, Ill., 1881, 1886-87. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: City of Waukegan
  Powell, John G. — Democrat. Member of Illinois Democratic State Committee, 1862-64. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, John Hare — of Philadelphia County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 1st District, 1827-30. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, John Lee (c.1859-1946) — also known as John L. Powell — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Born in Illinois, about 1859. Mayor of Wichita, Kan., 1919-20; appointed 1919. Died October 28, 1946 (age about 87 years). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Wichita, Kan.
  Powell, John N. — of Southern Pines, Moore County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Southern Pines, N.C., 1912-16, 1924-32. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, John R. — of Mineral County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Mineral County, 1964, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
J. C. Powell Powell, Jonathan Corbley (1891-1979) — also known as J. C. Powell — of St. Marys, Pleasants County, W.Va. Born in St. Marys, Pleasants County, W.Va., November 9, 1891. Republican. Lawyer; Pleasants County Prosecuting Attorney, 1917-24; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of West Virginia state house of delegates, 1937-58, 1967-70 (Pleasants County 1937-58, 6th District 1967-70); defeated, 1934, 1958; resigned 1970; member of West Virginia state senate 3rd District, 1961-64. Methodist. Member, American Legion. Died in Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va., December 8, 1979 (age 88 years, 29 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, St. Marys, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of James B. Powell and Alice Jane (Lucas) Powell; married, July 20, 1918, to Lillian Grey Hackney.
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
  Powell, Joseph — of California. Member of California state assembly 9th District, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Joseph (1828-1904) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Pennsylvania, 1828. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 15th District, 1875-77. Died in 1904 (age about 76 years). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Towanda, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Powell, Joseph — also known as Joe Powell — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1992; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Powell, Joseph S. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 1st District, 1898, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Joseph W. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Powell, Joy — of Michigan. U.S. Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Powell, Joyce — of Penns Grove, Salem County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Powell, Judson B. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 21st District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Kate — of Higginsville, Lafayette County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Powell, Kedar — of Johnston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Johnston County, 1784. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Kelly D. — of Scottsville, Allen County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate for Kentucky state house of representatives 22nd District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Powell, Kenneth See C. Kenneth Powell
  Powell, Kenneth E. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 3rd District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Powell, L. Stagg — of Richmond, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, L. W. — of Bisbee, Cochise County, Ariz. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona Territory, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Laurence C. — of California, Washington County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at California, Pa., 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Lazarus Whitehead (1812-1867) — also known as Lazarus W. Powell — of Henderson, Henderson County, Ky. Born in Henderson County, Ky., October 6, 1812. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1836; Governor of Kentucky, 1851-55; U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1859-65. Died July 3, 1867 (age 54 years, 270 days). Interment at Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Ky.
  Powell County, Ky. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Powell, Lee See D. Lee Powell
  Powell, Lena — of Pine Hill, Wilcox County, Ala. Democrat. Chair of Wilcox County Democratic Party, 2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.
  Powell, Leven (1737-1810) — of Virginia. Born in Prince William County, Va., 1737. Major in Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1779, 1787-88, 1791-92; U.S. Representative from Virginia at-large, 1799-1801. Died in Bedford, Bedford County, Pa., August 23, 1810 (age about 73 years). Interment at Old Presbyterian Graveyard, Bedford, Pa.
  Relatives: Father of Cuthbert Powell (1775-1849).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Powell, Lewis F. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Lewis Franklin, Jr. (1907-1998) — also known as Lewis F. Powell, Jr. — of Virginia. Born in Suffolk, Va., September 19, 1907. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; member, Virginia state constitutional commission, 1967-68; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1972-87. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Beta Kappa. Died of pneumonia, in Richmond, Va., August 25, 1998 (age 90 years, 340 days). Interment at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
  Cross-reference: David F. Levi
  See also NNDB dossier
  Books about Lewis F. Powell, Jr.: John Calvin Jeffries, Justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr.
  Powell, Lewis W. — of Kenosha, Kenosha County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1936, 1940; candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Kenosha County 1st District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Louis K. — of Mt. Gilead, Morrow County, Ohio. Democrat. Member of Ohio state house of representatives from Marion and Morrow counties; elected 1897; circuit judge in Ohio 5th Circuit, 1911-13. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Lula Everett (b. 1879) — also known as Lula E. Powell — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Baltimore, Md., May 21, 1879. Republican. School teacher; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1932; secretary of Maryland Republican Party, 1937; member of Republican National Committee from Maryland, 1940-48. Female. Protestant. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Lynnie — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1996, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Powell, M. Glen See Murl Glen Powell
  Powell, M. V. — of Corsicana, Navarro County, Tex. Postmaster at Corsicana, Tex., 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Martha — of Carrollton, Isle of Wight County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Powell, Mary Jane — of Andover, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Powell, Max L. — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Republican. Lawyer; hotel owner; Vermont secretary of civil and military affairs, 1894-96; member of Vermont state senate, 1920; candidate in primary for Governor of Vermont, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Michael C. — of Puyallup, Pierce County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Powell, Michael K. (b. 1963) — of Fairfax Station, Fairfax County, Va. Born in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala., March 23, 1963. Republican. Lawyer; member, Federal Communications Commission, 1997-2005; chair, Federal Communications Commission, 2001-05. African ancestry. Member, Theta Delta Chi. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Colin Luther Powell (1937-) and Alma (Johnson) Powell; married to Jane Knott.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Powell, Morris — of Rising Fawn, Dade County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Powell, Murl Glen (1901-1984) — also known as M. Glen Powell — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Born September 9, 1901. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Missouri state house of representatives from Boone County 1st District, 1964; acting postmaster at Columbia, Mo., 1965-68. Died July 24, 1984 (age 82 years, 319 days). Interment at Memorial Park Cemetery, Columbia, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Gordon Powell (1852-1930) and Cordelia Ann (Blakemore) Powell (1866-1953); married, February 16, 1924, to Martha B. Carr (1905-1989).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Powell, Nancy Jo (b. 1947) — of Iowa. Born in 1947. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Uganda, 1997; Ghana, 2001; Pakistan, 2002-. Female. Still living as of 2002.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Powell, Nathan (1865-1905) — of Madison, Jefferson County, Ind. Born in Madison, Jefferson County, Ind., March 1, 1865. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1900; candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 4th District, 1900. Died in Madison, Jefferson County, Ind., February 28, 1905 (age 39 years, 364 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery, Madison, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Nathan Powell (1814-1882) and Mary Frances (Watts) Powell (1822-1886); brother of Stella Frances Powell (sister-in-law of Richard Pretlow Ernst (1858-1934)).
  Powell, Omar — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 4th District, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Paul — of Woodville, Tyler County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Paul Taylor (1902-1970) — also known as Paul Powell — of Vienna, Johnson County, Ill. Born in Vienna, Johnson County, Ill., January 21, 1902. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964; chair of Johnson County Democratic Party, 1950; Speaker of the Illinois State House of Representatives, 1959-63; secretary of state of Illinois, 1965-70; died in office 1970; in 1966, his office was investigated for corruption; he was exonerated, but his chief investigator was indicted for theft of state funds. Died in Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn., October 10, 1970 (age 68 years, 262 days). About $800,000 cash was found in shoeboxes in his room at the St. Nicholas Hotel, Springfield, Ill. Interment at Fraternal Cemetery, Vienna, Ill.
  Books about Paul Powell: Robert E. Hartley, Paul Powell of Illinois : Lifelong Democrat
  Powell, Paulus (1809-1874) — of Amherst, Amherst County, Va. Born in Virginia, 1809. Democrat. Member of Virginia state legislature, 1840; U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1849-59 (5th District 1849-53, 6th District 1853-59). Died in 1874 (age about 65 years). Interment in private or family graveyard.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Powell, R. H. — of Tuskegee, Macon County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Ralph A. — of Lee's Summit, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Lee's Summit, Mo., 1965-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Powell, Ralph Waldo — of Stone County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Stone County, 1923-24, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Mrs. Rankin — of Whitley City, McCreary County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Ray — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 13th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Powell, Richard — of Luzerne County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Luzerne County, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Richard See J. Richard Powell
  Powell, Richard S. — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Robert E. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 27th District, 2006, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Powell, Robert G. — of Macomb County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Macomb County 2nd District, 1960; Republican candidate for Michigan state senate, 1962 (11th District), 1966 (primary, 26th District); candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1964. Still living as of 1966.
  Powell, Robert H. — of Canton, Madison County, Miss. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Mississippi, 1912; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Robert K. — of Fairmont, Marion County, W.Va. Mayor of Fairmont, W.Va., 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Powell, Rod — of Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 5th District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Powell, Ron See Ronald E. Powell
  Powell, Ronald E. — also known as Ron Powell — of Mundelein, Lake County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996, 2000, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Powell, Rosie L. — of Amarillo, Potter County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Powell, Roy — of Columbia, Richland County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Powell, S. P. — of Virginia. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 1st District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, S. T. — of Indiana. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Samuel (1776-1841) — of Tennessee. Born in Pennsylvania, 1776. U.S. Representative from Tennessee at-large, 1815-17. Died in 1841 (age about 65 years). Interment at Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Rogersville, Tenn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Powell, Samuel — of Nanticoke, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Nanticoke, Pa., 1901-06. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Samuel — of Ogden, Weber County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Samuel A. — of Harrisville, Ritchie County, W.Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1924 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); member of West Virginia Republican State Executive Committee, 1941. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Samuel S. (1815-1879) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in 1815. Democrat. Mayor of Brooklyn, N.Y., 1857-60, 1872-73. Died in 1879 (age about 64 years). Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Shotwell — of Ontario County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ontario County 2nd District, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Simms — of Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Parkersburg, W.Va., 1913-17. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Stagg See L. Stagg Powell
  Powell, Stanley Maurice (1898-1988) — also known as Stanley M. Powell — of Ionia, Ionia County, Mich. Born in Ionia, Ionia County, Mich., July 7, 1898. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1931-32, 1965-78 (Ionia County 1931-32, 89th District 1965-72, 88th District 1973-78); defeated, 1932; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Ionia County, 1961-62. Baptist. Member, Farm Bureau; Grange; American Legion; Pi Kappa Delta; Delta Sigma Rho; Alpha Zeta. Died in Ionia County, Mich., August 25, 1988 (age 90 years, 49 days). Interment at Highland Park Cemetery, Ionia, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Alice (Waterbury) Powell (1866-1947) and Herbert Ernest Powell (1866-1954); married to Eleanor Grace Partridge (1902-1994).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Powell, Stephen — of Jeffersontown, Jefferson County, Ky. Postmaster at Jeffersontown, Ky., 1852-53. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Steve — of Mundelein, Lake County, Ill.; Rosemont, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004 (alternate), 2008; member of Democratic National Committee from Illinois, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Powell, Sybil — of Rolla, Phelps County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, T. J. — of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex. Mayor of Fort Worth, Tex., 1900-06. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Thomas E. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1884; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Thomas E. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1916 (Honorary Vice-President). Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Thomas J. (1821-1900) — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in 1821. Dry goods merchant; mayor of Knoxville, Tenn., 1857. Died in 1900 (age about 79 years). Interment at Old Gray Cemetery, Knoxville, Tenn.
  Powell, Thomas M. — of Luzerne County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Luzerne County, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Thomas M. — U.S. Vice Consul in Nogales, as of 1929-38. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Thomas R. — of Franklin County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Franklin County, 1842. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Thomas W. — of Delaware County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Delaware County, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Tillman See J. Tillman Powell
  Powell, Toby — of Conroe, Montgomery County, Tex. Candidate for mayor of Conroe, Tex., 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Powell, Tony See William A. Powell, Jr.
  Powell, Truman S. (1842-1919) — of Lamar, Barton County, Mo.; Notch, Stone County, Mo. Born in La Salle County, Ill., October 25, 1842. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Stone County, 1907-08, 1919; died in office 1919. Died, from a liver abscess, in Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo., March 14, 1919 (age 76 years, 140 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Notch, Mo.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Powell, Vicki F. (born c.1947) — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born about 1947. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Powell, Virgil — of Tarkio, Atchison County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Atchison County Democratic Party, 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  Powell, W. — of Farmingdale, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Farmingdale, N.Y., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, W. H. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 8th District, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, W. H. — of Tarboro, Edgecombe County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, W. H. — of Sedalia, Pettis County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, W. J. — of Thomasville, Thomas County, Ga. Mayor of Thomasville, Ga., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, W. L. — of Brawley, Imperial County, Calif. Mayor of Brawley, Calif., 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  Powell, W. V. — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1916 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee). Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Walker — of Flippin, Marion County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Walter Eugene (b. 1931) — of Ohio. Born in Ohio, 1931. Republican. Member of Ohio state legislature, 1970; U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1971-75 (24th District 1971-73, 8th District 1973-75). Still living as of 1998.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Powell, Walter Hogue (b. 1887) — also known as Walter H. Powell — of Whiteville, Columbus County, N.C. Born in Whiteville, Columbus County, N.C., September 9, 1887. Democrat. Lawyer; member of North Carolina state house of representatives, 1919; member of North Carolina state senate 10th District, 1931, 1935. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Henry Powell and Nott (McKinnon) Powell; married 1915 to Toccoa Caine.
  Powell, Wesley (1915-1981) — of Hampton Falls, Rockingham County, N.H. Born in Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H., October 13, 1915. Republican. Lawyer; administrative assistant to U.S. Sen. Styles Bridges, 1940-43, 1946-49; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; candidate for U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1950, 1972 (Republican); Governor of New Hampshire, 1959-63; defeated in primary, 1956, 1962. Died in Hampton Falls, Rockingham County, N.H., January 6, 1981 (age 65 years, 85 days). Interment at Wilder Cemetery, Lancaster, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Wesley Powell and Mary (Gosse) Powell; married 1942 to Beverly Swain.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Powell, Will See J. Will Powell
  Powell, Willa — of Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 56th District, 2006. Female. Still living as of 2006.
  Powell, William — of Grafton, Taylor County, Va. (now W.Va.). Democrat. Postmaster at Grafton, Va., 1854-57. Burial location unknown.
William Powell Powell, William (b. 1830) — of Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Victor, Ontario County, N.Y., March 31, 1830. Republican. Banker; mayor of Marshall, Mich., 1876-77. Universalist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Royal Arch Masons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Powell and Docia (Boughton) Powell; married, March 18, 1853, to Martha L. Paddock (died 1868); married to Anna Moeschler and Sarah Francis Bacon.
  Image source: History of Calhoun County (1877)
  Powell, William — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury; elected 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, William — of Taylor, Lackawanna County, Pa. Republican. Chair of Lackawanna County Republican Party, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, William A., Jr. — also known as Tony Powell — of Wetzel County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Wetzel County, 1969-70; defeated, 1970, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
William F. Powell Powell, William Frank (1848-1920) — also known as William F. Powell — of New Jersey. Born in 1848. U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Santo Domingo, 1897-1904; U.S. Minister to Haiti, 1897-1905. African ancestry. Died in 1920 (age about 72 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, October 1897
  Powell, William G. — of Delaware County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Delaware County, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, William H. — of Peoria County, Ill. Republican. Illinois superintendent of public instruction, 1857-59. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, William H. — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 24th District, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, William Henry (1825-1904) — of Ohio County, W.Va. Born May 10, 1825. Republican. Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1868. Died December 26, 1904 (age 79 years, 230 days). Interment at Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Powell, William I. (b. 1920) — of Romney, Hampshire County, W.Va. Born in Romney, Hampshire County, W.Va., February 7, 1920. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Hampshire County, 1949-50. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Lions; Phi Sigma Kappa; Phi Delta Phi; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, William J., Jr. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 4th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, William M. — of Tyler County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Tyler County, 1868-69, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, William M. — of Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Hazleton, Pa., 1898-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, William R. — Communist. Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, William V. — of Belton, Cass County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Belton, Mo., 1955-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Powell, Worley See J. Worley Powell


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