The Arnold and Moberly Family Genealogy

Capt Ambrose PowellAge: 75 years17131788

Name
Capt Ambrose Powell
Name prefix
Capt
Given names
Ambrose
Surname
Powell
Birth September 18, 1713
Note: Ancestral File #: VCB9-QP
Marriage of a parentJohn Powell IISarah TaylorView this family
after 1740 (Age 26 years)
MarriageMary BledsoeView this family
March 10, 1752 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Ann Powell
March 10, 1752 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Robert Powell
January 25, 1753 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Francis “Fanny” Powell
April 26, 1760 (Age 46 years)

Birth of a son
#4
William Powell
February 13, 1763 (Age 49 years)

Marriage of a childHenry “Harry” HillAnn PowellView this family
about 1771 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1
Robert Hill
October 7, 1772 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Frances “Fanny” Hill
August 5, 1775 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3
William Hill
May 11, 1779 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4
William Powell
about 1779 (Age 65 years)
Marriage of a childRobert PowellAnn WestView this family
1779 (Age 65 years)

Birth of a grandson
#5
John West Powell
October 8, 1780 (Age 67 years)

Birth of a grandson
#6
Frances Powell
June 1782 (Age 68 years)
Birth of a grandson
#7
Henry Hill
October 5, 1782 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Mary B Powell
about 1783 (Age 69 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Powell II
January 21, 1783 (Age 69 years)

Birth of a grandson
#9
Robert Powell
February 3, 1785 (Age 71 years)
Birth of a grandson
#10
Ambrose Powell Hill
March 13, 1785 (Age 71 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Susan Powell
about 1787 (Age 73 years)
Death October 8, 1788 (Age 75 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
elder brother
4 years
himself
brother
Father’s family with Sarah Taylor - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: after 1740prob., Virginia, USA
Family with Mary Bledsoe - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: March 10, 1752Culpeper Co, Virginia, USA
daughter
11 months
son
7 years
daughter
3 years
son
Benjamin Rowe + Mary Bledsoe - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage:

Birth
Ancestral File #: VCB9-QP
Note
Ambrose Powell was a surveyor after whom Powell's River and Powell's Valley Virginia are named Title: Captain UnknownRevolutionary War Veteran [Terrie.FTW] Revolutionary War Veteran.[Hopkins.FTW] Revolutionary War Veteran. 1. Title: Family Files of Cynthia M. Rice Author: Cynthia M. Rice Abbrev: Family Files of Cynthia M. Rice Note: 1 URL http://awt.ancestry.com/cg i- bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=cmrice2&id=I21416 1 DATE Updated: Sat Jun 22 10:01:16 2002 2. Title: Del Garner's Family Author: Delbert Garner Abbrev: Del Garner's Family Note: 1 URL http://awt.ancestry.com/cg i- bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2026802&id=I100793152 1 DATE Updated: Fri May 3 17:59:28 2002 3. Title: GEDCOM File : 2404305.ged Abbrev: GEDCOM File : 2404305.ged 4. Title: GEDCOM File : JOSIAH~1.ged Abbrev: GEDCOM File : JOSIAH~1.ged
Note
6 MAR 1750 Dr Thomas Walker, Ambrose Powell, and others left Albemarle Co to explore the VA territory west of the New River. From: The History of Tazewell Co and SW VA, p.171-2
Note
10 OCT 1773 11 persons murdered by Indians in Fincastle Co including Daniel Boone's son, James and Henry Russell, son of Capt William Russell. This actually occurred in Powell Valley. Note that William Rogers was in Russell's Co below. From: The History of Tazewell Co and SW VA, p.260 & 268 & Chronicles of Border Warefare, p.144-5