Powell, William E. 1917

Obituary – William E. Powell
Contributed to Genealogy Pit Stop
By Sheila Fritts
East Liverpool Review
10 Dec 1917 – pg. 7

William E. Powell, aged 75, died at his home in Gardendale yesterday afternoon following a brief illness of complication of diseases. He is survived by his widow and the following children: Theophilus, William Jr., Howell, and Mrs. Ella Black of this city and Mrs. Ace Geer of Newell, WVA. The deceased was a veteran of the Civil war and a member of General Lyon Post No. 44, G.A.R. He was a member of Company G, 11th Pennsylvania cavalry.

Note: William was married to Maria Hopkins 29 July 1867 in Johnstown, PA.