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Hunnewell Rich[1, 2, 3]

Female 1877 - 1956


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  • Born  22 Sep 1877  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender  Female 
    Alt. Birth  Dec 1878 
    • 1900 Census: born Dec 1878
    Census: Federal  4 Jun 1880  Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) Elijah A. J. Rich, head, white male age 40, farmer, born in GA, parents born in GA
      2) Hattie Rich, wife, white female age 31, keeping house, born in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Euseamer Rich, son, single white male age 12, attended school, born in GA
      4) Minnie Rich, daughter, single white female age 10, attended school, born in GA
      5) Emery Rich, son, single white male age 8, attended school, born in GA
      6) Arthur J. Rich, son, single white male age 7, attended school, born in GA
      7) Madora Rich, daughter, single white female age 5, attended school, born in GA
      8) Hunnewell Rich, son, single white male age 3
      9) Perry Rich, son, single white male age 8 months
      10) Zilphy Lofton, aunt, widowed white female age 47, keeping house, born in GA, parents born in GA
      11) Rosa Heana, single white female age 19, boarder, school teacher, born in GA, mother born in NC
      12) William Sloan, single white male age 22, farm laborer, cannot read or write, born in GA, parents born in GA
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    Census: Federal  6 Jun 1900  Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 1) Jessy T. Powell, head, white male age 28, married 1 year, born Dec 1874 in GA, parents born in GA, farming, owns farm #46
      2) Hunnewell Powell, wife, white female age 21, mother of 1, 1 living, born Dec 1878 in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Molly Wimberly, house girl, single white female age 15, born Dec 1884 in GA, parents born in GA, servant
    Census: Federal  25 Apr 1910  Bainbridge Blakely & County Line Road, Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 1) Jesse T. Powell, head, white male age 35, married 11 years, born in GA, parents born in GA, general farmer, owns farm #56
      2) Hunnewell Powell, wife, white female age 32, mother of 3, 3 living, born in GA parents born in GA
      3) Curtis W. Powell, son, white male age 10, born in GA, attended school
      4) Jesse T. Powell, son, white male age 7, born in GA, attended school
      5) Louise Powell, daughter, white female age 3, born in GA
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    Census: Federal  7 Jan 1920  , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • 1) Jesse T. Powell, head, white male age 45, born in GA, parents born in GA, farmer, owns a general farm
      2) Hunnewell Powell, wife, white female age 42, born in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Curtis Powell, son, single white male age 19, born in GA, farm laborer, attended school
      4) J T Powell, son, single white male age 18, born in GA, attended school
      5) Louise Powell, daughter, single white female age 13, born in GA, attended school
      6) Minnie Powell, daughterm single white female age 9, born in GA, attended school
    Census: Federal  3 Apr 1930  , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • 1) Jessie T. Powell, head, white male age 55, married at 24, born in GA, parents born in GA, farmer, owns a $2,000 farm
      2) Hunnewell Powell, wife, white female age 53, married at 21, born in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Curtis Powell, son, white male age 30, married at 23, born in GA, auto mechanic
      4) J. T. Powell, son, single white male age 27, born in GA, farmer
      5) Louise Powell, daughter, single white female age 23, born in GA, public school teacher
      6) Minnie Powell, daughter, single white female age 19, born in GA
      7) Frankie Powell, daughter-in-law, white female age 23, married at 15, born in GA
      8) Curtis Jr. Powell, grandson, single white male age 6, born in GA
      9) Franklin Powell, granddaughter, single white male age 2 6/12, born in GA
    Died  20 May 1956  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Obituary  24 May 1956  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    The Post-Searchlight 
    • Mrs. J. T. Powell Dies, Rites Held Tuesday

      Last rites for Mrs. J. T. Powell, Sr., 78, of Brinson, who died suddenly of a heart attack, Sunday, May 20, were held Tuesday, May 22 at 4 p. m.

      Daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. E. A. J. Rich of Decatur County, Mrs. Powell was a life-long resident of Brinson. She was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church.

      She is survived by two sons, J. T. Powell and Curtis Powell, of Brinson; two daughters, Mrs. Paul Earp and Miss Louise Powell of Brinson; two brothers, T. E. Rich, Sr., of Bainbridge and Judge P. D. Rich, Sr., of West Bainbridge and one sister, Mrs. W. J. Bush of Colquitt.

      Also surviving are ten grand-children and seven great-grandchildren.

      Services were held at the Bethel Baptist Church with the Reverends Jim Wiley, Monroe Dyches and R. S. Lemons officiating.

      Active pallbearers were: W. C. Sims, Perry Rich, Jr., W. G. Powell, Z. H. Bridges, John Watts, Lloyd Rich, Jr. and C. Ross Rich.

      Honorary pallbearers included: J. R. Dukes, H. H. Brinson, Jr., Burson Bridges, W. W. Hodges, Olen Hodges, J. E. Conkle, J. P. Mitchell, Kenneth Hodges, Hardy Powell, E. C. Durham, H. B. Durham, W. B. Jackson, Harry Bell, C. P. Eagerton, Homer Powell, Jim Lane, D. B. Hodges, Ralph Baggerly, Dr. Earl Dupree, James King, Wilmer Godby, C. T. Alexander, W. C. Brown, J. B. Mills, R. E. Bridges and Bill Cummings.

      Interment was in the Bethel Cemetery with Ivey Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
    Name  Bub 
    Buried  Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID  I81  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  10 Jan 2011 

    Father  Elijah Andrew Jackson Rich,   b. 16 Nov 1840, , , Randolph County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1925, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Hattie A. Pierce,   b. 4 Feb 1849, , Milford, Baker County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1933, , Colquitt, Miller County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  25 Apr 1867  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F138  Group Sheet

    Family  Jesse Thomas Powell, Sr.,   b. 31 Dec 1874, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1943, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  5 Feb 1899  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. Curtis Wilmer Powell, Sr.,   b. Abt 1900, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Jesse Thomas Powell, Jr.,   b. Abt 1902, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Nellie Louise Powell,   b. Abt 1907, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Minnie Powell,   b. Abt 1911, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  9 Aug 2005 
    Family ID  F48  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Sep 1877 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 4 Jun 1880 - Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Feb 1899 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 6 Jun 1900 - Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 25 Apr 1910 - Bainbridge Blakely & County Line Road, Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 7 Jan 1920 - , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 3 Apr 1930 - , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 May 1956 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - The Post-Searchlight - 24 May 1956 - , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S796] Decatur County, Georgia, Will & Probate Proceedings Books, Clerk of Court, (Probate Court, Bainbridge, Georgia), last will and testament of E. A. J. Rich, written 21 Dec 1914, filed 5 Oct 1925, C:366.

    2. [S51] A History of Savannah and South Georgia, 2 volumes, William Harden, (Chicago and New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1913), 1009.

    3. [S128] notes from 1968 Rich Family Reunion in Tallahassee, FL, Pete and Jean Rich, (written correspondence with attendees: original papers in possession of Jean Downs Rich Murray).

    4. [S28] Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, near Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, grave marker for Hunnewell R. Powell, photographed by Gail Rich Nestor, 19 Nov 2005.

    5. [S1437] 1880 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), T9, roll 143, Pine Hill-Militia District 1188, enumeration district (ED) 18, p. 251A, dwelling 111, family 117, Elijah A. J. Rich household, accessed 6 Jul 2008, 6 Jul 2008.

    6. [S1261] 1900 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), T623, roll 191, Pine Hill-Militia District 1188, enumeration district (ED) 37, p. 222A, dwelling 126, family 132, Jessy T. Powell household, accessed 7 Jul 2008, 7 Jul 2008.

    7. [S1260] 1910 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), T624, roll 184, Brinson, enumeration district (ED) 64, sheet 33A, dwelling 68, family 68, Jesse T. Powell household, accessed 10 Jan 2011, 10 Jan 2011.

    8. [S1251] 1920 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), T625, roll 248, Brinson, enumeration district (ED) 50, p. 3B, dwelling 58, family 58, Jesse T. Powell household, accessed 6 Jul 2008, 6 Jul 2008.

    9. [S1716] 1930 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), T626, roll 350, Brinson, Militia District 1613, enumeration district (ED) 16, sheet 3A, dwelling 58, family 43, Jessie T. Powell household, accessed 10 Jan 2011, 10 Jan 2011.

    10. [S52] The Post-Search Light, Bainbridge, Georgia, on microfilm, (Bainbridge, Georgia: Gilbert H. Gragg Library), obituary for Mrs. J. T. Powell, box 186, Thursday, 24 May 1956, page 1.

    11. [S368] "Decatur County Georgia Marriage Records, 1824 - 1945," database, Decatur County, Georgia Rootsweb, Jordan Dodd, (http://www.rootsweb.com/~gadecatu/Marriage/surindex.html), marriage of Jessie T. Powell & Hunewell Rich, 5 Feb 1899, D-228.