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Rose Gelinas Powell
Posted by: Bonnie Riquier (ID *****6937) Date: May 16, 2002 at 17:37:48
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To Follow is info on Rose Gelinas Powell and other in the Powell family. hope this helps someone. Some people are her mother and father-in -law. if anyone need a digital picture of Rose's grave just lwt me know. I am just a short distance from the cemetery and can get that easily. Also I can look up the newspaper account for anyone.

Nellie Death Info Page 69 Volume 1951

Nellie Brown Powell
Last address :186 Prospect St. Live in Windham 4yrs before her death,

Died April 16, 1951 At Windham Private Hospital
Born Oct. 10, 1863 in Franklin
Husband Albert H. Powell She was a Widow
Father: William Brown Birth place R.I.
Mother Ruth Weaver Born Lebanon, Ct.
Cause of death
Cornary Thrombosis
Secondary cause
Cerebral Apoplexy
Autopsy Yes
Informant Arthur Powell
Buried section y Lot 36 Old Willimantic Cemetery

Albert Henry Powell Vol. 1907

Albert Henry Powell
Lived at 186 Prospect St.
Born Sept. 26, 1860 Warwick R.I.
Died Dec. 26, 1907 age 47 Yrs. 3 Mo.
Father Henry Powell Towbridge England
Mother Maria Maddit (Either "it" or"et") Think Bradley England
Cause of Death Paralysis Agilaus (not sure of that word) Duration 3 hrs.
Her was an architect
Buried Sec. Y Lot 36 Old Willimantic Cemetery

Birth Certificate

Wallace Reinfield Powell Pg 303 Vol 1911
186 Prospect Street
Father Winfield Waldermar (n) Powell Age 25 Born in Willimantic Electrician
Mothert Rose Antoinet Gelinas age 25 born in Canada
1st child

Winfield W. Powell pg 264 Vol 1889
Father Albert H. Powell age 28 Born in Willimantic Millhand
Mother Nellie M. Brown age 25 born in Lebanon
Child 2 or 3 (could not make out the exact number)

Death Certificate:

Rose Antionette Powell Vol 1966
Death June 1, 1966 Age 79
Cause: Hemorragic Pancreatitus
Secondary Cause Generalized Arteriosclerosis

Divorced Winfield W. Powell
Born June 27, 1886 St. Guillhaume PQ, Canada
Worked as a Checker at the American Thread in Willimantic, Ct.
Father Francis X. Gelinas Born St. Guillaume, PQ, Canada
Mother Celina Lagasse Born St. Hugue,PQ,Canada
Informant Wallace R. Powell
Buried at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Windham, Ct.

People Listed in Section Y Lot 36 in the Card file at the Willimantic Town Hall:

Nellie Brown Powell
Albert A. Powell 57 Yrs.
Albert A. Powell, Jr. died Feb. 24, 1956
Emma Powell died July 10, 1985 Buried July 13, 1985
Wilton Powell died Feb. 24, 1989 Buried Feb. 27, 1989

I wrote this last part exactly as on the card. So it does contain a mistake on Albert A. Powell. The 57 yrs should be 47 yrs 3 mo. according to death certificate. I also believe the A's should be H.

Have fun.

Have a great night,

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