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   Earliest Known Ancestors

GIDEON/GIDDIENS/GIDDEON:


Patrick Gideon
      b. 1813-14 in North Carolina;
      d. before 1870;
      married (before 1849 unknown place)
Milly Johnson
      b. 1827-28 in Alabama;
      d. before 1870

LACY:


William E. Lacy
      b. abt. 1773 in Virginia;
      d. 1870-72;
      married (unknown date, unknown place)
Mary "Polly" Payne
      b. 1780 in Georgia;
      d. before 1840 in Georgia

POWEL/POWELL:


Francis Powell
      b. 21 Feb 1756 in Albemarle Co., VA;
      d. 1838-9 in Danburg, Wilkes Co., GA;
      married (2 Dec 1784, Amherst Co., VA)
• Wife unproven at this time

WATSON:


Pinkney G. Watson
      b. abt. 1840 in Georgia
      d. 26 Jun 1862 in Tupelo, Mississippi;
      married (unknown date, unknown place)
Mary Jane Tindell
      b. abt. 1838 in Alabama;
      d. aft. 1900 in Alabama


   Official Records

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MARRIAGES:
» Andrews, ML & Huguley, SP - (1865)
» Powell, WN & Smith, Annie (1888)
» Powell, Wm. T. & Andrews, Alice (1896)

PROBATE:
» Powell, Francis - Estate (1838-9)
» Powell, Mary - Will (1851)
» Powell, Nelson - Will (1825)
» Powell, Wm. Nelson - Will (1913)

   Newspaper Articles

THE DEATHS OF BILLY POWELL AND CAROLINE AIKEN
» Anderson Woman And GI Are Slain
» Dual-Slaying Held Murder And Suicide

THE DEATH OF LESTER E. CANTRELL
» Man Held In Fatal Stabbing In Parking Lot At Hospital
» Stabbing Death Inquest Slated
» Accused Slayer Treated After Jail Cell Seizure
» Vinson Moved To Hospital
» Vinson's Test Stay Extended

MISCELLANEOUS ARTICLES
» 1884 Cyclone - 3 Powells Dead

   Obituaries

All obituaries have been updated to new design.
( LADIES ARE LISTED BY LEGAL NAME AT TIME OF DEATH )
» Albritton, Ida Lee Watson (1893-1975)
» Cantrell, Anna Dean Chambers (1947-2010) NEW! 11/29/2012
» Cantrell, Lester Edmond (1920-1964)
» Cantrell, Michael Lester (1940-2001)
» Freeman, Agnes Elizabeth Watson (1909-1996)
» Freeman, Velvie Watson (1911-1999)
» Geri, Betty Sue (1949-2003)
» Giddeon, Ada Viola (1897-1984)
» Giddeon, Cassie B. Hayes (1928-2001)
» Giddeon, Doris "Dolly" Eloise Renfroe (1927-2012) NEW! 11/29/2012
» Giddeon, James Carl (1931-2006)
» Giddeon, Kenneth Ray (1938-2006)
» Giddeon, Watson Wayne (1936-1988)
» Giddeon, William Eugene (1962-1962)
» Giddeon, William Preston "Pat" (1893-1969)
» Giddiens, William Preston "Bud" (1925-1984)
» Hemmer, Essie Lois Giddeon (1921-2010) NEW! 11/29/2012
» Holloway, Essie Lou Watson (1891-1978)
» Jennings, A. L. (1925-1974)
» Jennings, Ruby E. Powell (1926-2002)
» Lacy, Robert Lee (1882-1970)
» Manwell, James (1920-2001)
» Manwell, Toy J. (1918-2002)
» Porter, Ronald Eugene (1947-2007)
» Powell, Alice Estelle Nobles (1938-2008) NEW! 11/29/2012
» Powell, Ann (1946-1999)
» Powell, Frances L. "Teeny" (1932-2004)
» Powell, Horace Lee, Sr. (1919-2000) NEW! 11/29/2012
» Powell, Lois Roberta (1924-2006)
» Powell, Mary Ann Embry (1828-1910)
» Powell, Mellie M. Lacy (1906-1992)
» Powell, Randall Lee (1961-1961)
» Powell, Robert Lee (1898-1980) NEW! 11/29/2012
» Powell, Sally (1928-1963)
» Powell, Thomas Albert (1900-1993) NEW! 11/29/2012
» Powell, Timothy Allen (1964-1969)
» Powell, Walter Eugene (1903-1987)
» Powell, William Nelson (1850-1915)
» Powell, William Thomas (1875-1949)
» Smith, Bonnie Lucille Powell (1922-2011) NEW! 11/29/2012
» Watson, Curtis B. (1907-1974)
» Watson, James Oliver (1895-1977)
» Watson, Ruth (1899-1997)
» Watson, Thomas E. (1913-1969)
» Watson, William Jefferson (1862-1950)
» Watson, Viva Jean (1916-1962)
» Wilkins, Karen Lynn Giddeon (1959-2011) NEW! 11/29/2012
» Wilson, Mayzelle P. (1906-2004)

   Photographs

GIDEON/GIDDIENS/GIDDEON:
» Ada Viola Watson Giddeon (c. unknown)
» Ada Viola Watson Giddeon and Children (c. 1977)
» William Patrick (Pat) Giddeon (c. 1925)
» Giddeon Family (c. 1941)
» William Warren Giddiens (c. 1880s)
» Toy and Jim Manwell
» Watson Family Reunion (1948)
» Columbus Perry Giddiens (c. 1930s)
» Ferrell Brown Giddiens (c. 1925)

LACY:
» Mellie Lacy Powell and Walter Eugene Powell (c. 1960s)
» Rosa Lee Lacy and Mellie Lacy Powell (c. 1980s)
» Rosa Lee Lacy (c. 1920)
» Lacy Meeting in Alabama (c. 1950s)
» Robert Lee Lacy (c. 1950s)

POWEL/POWELL:
» The Powell Family (1915)
» Alice Andrews Powell (c. 1930s?)
» William Frank (Billy) Powell and Ida Mayzelle Powell Wilson (c. 1925)
» Billy Powell (1940s)
» Mayzelle and Nealie Powell (c. Unknown)
» Albert, Walt, and Robert Powell (c. 1979)
» Mellie Lacy Powell and Walter Eugene Powell (c. 1960s)
» Mellie Lacy Powell (c. 1980s)
» Walter E. Powell (c. 1970-80s)
» Jack and Teenie Powell
» Teenie Powell - 1977
» Rosa Lee Lacy and Mellie Lacy Powell (c. 1980s)
» William Thomas (Bill) Powell (c. 1925-1940)
» Bill Powell in Argentina 1933
» Ethel Powell - 1895
» Ethel Powell, Evelyn Blackmon, Wm. T. Powell - 1933-34
» Annie Smith and Ethel Powell - 1892
» Evelyn Blackmon - 1921
» Evelyn Blackmon - 1924
» Sally Stockton Powell (unk.)
» Five Powell Brothers - 4/14/2001
» Five Powell Brothers - Early 1960s
» Ann Powell and Jack Dyes
» Mellie and Sherman Powell (c. 1945)
» Five Powell Siblings
» Ten Powell Siblings (Early 1960s)
» Three Powell Brothers
» Barbara Jean, Mellie, and Ann (c. 1979)
» Lucille Powell Cantrell Smith and son, Michael. (c. mid-1980s)

WATSON:
» Ada Viola Watson Giddeon (c. unknown)
» Ada Viola Watson Giddeon and Children (c. 1977)
» William Patrick (Pat) Giddeon (c. 1925)
» Giddeon Family (c. 1941)
» Wm. Jefferson Watson (c. unknown)
» Watson Family Reunion (1948)

   Recent Family News


   The F.S.F. Database

THE FAMILY/PRIVATE VERSION HAS BEEN UPDATED!
(01 JUL 2008)
The database has now been built into static Web pages to reduce the chance of another need to remove the dB for any length of time. Anyone may view the public version of the database. The information for living persons has been removed from this version. The family version is, of course, for family members only. If you are related to Keith, send him an email and ask for a password.

» Public Version
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   Online Memorials

» Bayview Memorial Park, Pensacola, FL - Map of Graves
» Old Silverbrook, Anderson, SC - Map of Graves

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» Andrews, Serena Priscilla Huguley* (1844-1893)
» Brown, Rosa Lee Lacy Powell* (1908-1988)
» Cantrell, Anna Dean Chambers (1947-2010)
» Cantrell, Lester Edmond* (1920-1964)
» Cantrell, Michael Lester (1940-2001)
» Geri, Betty Sue Giddiens* (1949-2003)
» Giddeon, Ada Viola Watson* (1897-1984)
» Giddeon, Cassie Belle Hayes* (1928-2001)
» Giddeon, Dorothy Elois Doris (1927-2012)
» Giddeon, James Carl* (1931-2006)
» Giddeon, Kenneth Ray* (1938-2006)
» Giddeon, Vicki Carlene* (1955-2002)
» Giddeon, Watson Wayne* (1936-1988)
» Giddeon, William Eugene* (1962-1962)
» Giddeon, William Preston, Sr.* (1894-1969)
» Giddiens, William Preston, Jr.* (1946-1984)
» Giddiens, William Warren* (1858-1934)
» Jennings, A. L.* (1925-1974)
» Jennings, Ruby Elizabeth Powell* (1926-2002)
» Lacy, Mary Smith* (1883-1935)
» Lacy, Robert Lee (1882-1970)
» Porter, James Carter* (1946-1981)
» Powell, Alice Esthelle Nobles (1938-2008)
» Powell, Alice Eulalie Andrews* (1875-1940)
» Powell, Alvin* (1930-1930)
» Powell, Annabell* (1946-1999)
» Powell, Calvin* (1930-1930)
» Powell, Cornelia Ruth Wasden* (1850-1887)
» Powell, Frances Lucille Nobles "Teeny"* (1932-2004)
» Powell (Porter), Lois Roberta (1924-2006)
» Powell, Mellie Moena Lacy* (1906-1992)
» Powell, Richard Eugene* (1957-2012)
» Powell, Robert Lee (1898-1980)
» Powell, Sally Stockton* (1946-1999)
» Powell, Susie Belle* (1909-1997)
» Powell, Thomas Albert (1900-1993)
» Powell, Walter Eugene* (1903-1987)
» Powell, William Eugene* (1928-1928)
» Powell, William "Billy" Frank* (1913-1948)
» Powell, William Nelson* (1928-1928)
» Powell, William Thomas* (1875-1949)
» Smith (Cantrell), Bonnie Lucille Powell* (1922-2011)
» Watson, Mary Jane Tindell* (1837-1922)
» Watson, Pinkney G.* (1840-1862)
* - family controls the memorial

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