The Shemwell Family

Mary Ann “Polly” KittrellAge: 90 years18371927

Name
Mary Ann “Polly” Kittrell
Given names
Mary Ann
Nickname
Polly
Surname
Kittrell
Married name
Mary Ann Powers
Birth March 1, 1837 28 14
Death of a paternal grandfatherSamuel James Kittrell Jr
1838 (Age 10 months)
Birth of a brotherMarion Kittrell
calculated 1839 (Age 22 months)
Death of a fatherJoseph Kittrell
1840 (Age 2 years)
Address: Present day Butler Co.
Marriage of a parentJames BrannumRebecca Ann RushinView this family
Type: Civil marriage
January 2, 1842 (Age 4 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherEllender “Nellie” Shemwell
1850 (Age 12 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherFrancis Auridel “Franky” Jordan
1850 (Age 12 years)
Civil marriageGeorge Washington PowersView this family
June 26, 1852 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Mary Elizabeth Powers
June 22, 1853 (Age 16 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJason Rushin
1855 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a son
#2Holloway Kittrell Powers
October 15, 1856 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#3Marion Powers
January 2, 1859 (Age 21 years)
Census July 24, 1860 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Rebecca Ann Powers
November 28, 1861 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#5Albert Ernest Powers
February 22, 1865 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#6George Washington Powers
October 15, 1867 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7Marinda Powers
December 20, 1869 (Age 32 years)
Death of a sonMarion Powers
before 1870 (Age 32 years)
Death of a brotherMarion Kittrell
1870 (Age 32 years)
Census July 28, 1870 (Age 33 years)
Marriage of a childHardy Clemon DickenMary Elizabeth PowersView this family
March 3, 1872 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Nellie Rosetta Dicken
May 22, 1873 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8Melvina Powers
November 22, 1874 (Age 37 years)
Death of a sonHolloway Kittrell Powers
March 23, 1875 (Age 38 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#2Mary Ellen Dicken
December 1879 (Age 42 years)
Census June 1, 1880 (Age 43 years)
Marriage of a childCrayton PottengerRebecca Ann PowersView this family
July 20, 1882 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Cora Ann Pottenger
March 16, 1885 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4Dewitt E Dicken
June 13, 1885 (Age 48 years)
Marriage of a childAlbert Ernest PowersIda J PenningtonView this family
March 3, 1886 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5Jacob Washington “Jake” Powers
June 22, 1886 (Age 49 years)
Death of a motherRebecca Ann Rushin
June 6, 1887 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Ollie Jane Dicken
March 25, 1888 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Hattie M Powers
December 1888 (Age 51 years)
Death of a husbandGeorge Washington Powers
August 6, 1889 (Age 52 years)
Marriage of a childClarkson PottengerMarinda PowersView this family
September 15, 1889 (Age 52 years)

Death of a daughterRebecca Ann Powers
January 11, 1890 (Age 52 years)
Marriage of a childCrayton PottengerMelvina PowersView this family
May 1, 1891 (Age 54 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge Washington PowersGeorgia M McCownView this family
March 25, 1892 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8George William Pottenger
April 9, 1892 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#9Grace Ann Pottenger
July 14, 1892 (Age 55 years)
Death of a daughterMary Elizabeth Powers
January 11, 1893 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a grandson
#10Albert C Powers
September 1893 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#11Carl S Powers
calculated 1894 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#12Ezra Albert Pottenger
August 15, 1894 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#13Lula May Pottenger
January 16, 1897 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#14Anna L Powers
January 1899 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#15Alma Pearl Pottenger
September 12, 1899 (Age 62 years)
Census June 11, 1900 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#16Bessie M Pottenger
July 30, 1900 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#17Marinda Belle Pottenger
December 20, 1901 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#18Nola Christine Pottenger
August 14, 1904 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#19Raymond Powers
calculated 1905 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#20Sherman B Pottenger
December 25, 1906 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a grandson
#21Marvin J Powers
calculated 1907 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#22Delila Jane “Lila” Pottenger
October 3, 1909 (Age 72 years)
Birth of a grandson
#23Justin Powers
calculated 1910 (Age 72 years)
Census May 10, 1910 (Age 73 years)
Death of a grandsonSherman B Pottenger
November 7, 1911 (Age 74 years)
Birth of a grandson
#24Kenneth Gordon Pottenger
September 23, 1913 (Age 76 years)
Death of a grandsonEzra Albert Pottenger
October 10, 1918 (Age 81 years)
Census January 20, 1920 (Age 82 years)
Death of a grandsonDewitt E Dicken
February 15, 1920 (Age 82 years)
Death of a daughterMelvina Powers
January 15, 1926 (Age 88 years)
Death March 13, 1927 (Age 90 years)
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Powers Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1836
14 months
herself
3 years
younger brother
Mother’s family with James Brannum - View this family
step-father
James Brannum
Birth: August 12, 1799South Carolina, United States
Death: June 6, 1876Butler, Missouri, United States
mother
Marriage: January 2, 1842Ripley, Missouri, United States
Family with George Washington Powers - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: June 26, 1852Ripley, Missouri, United States
1 year
daughter
3 years
son
Holloway Kittrell Powers
Birth: October 15, 1856 22 19Missouri, United States
Death: March 23, 1875
2 years
son
Marion Powers
Birth: January 2, 1859 25 21Missouri, United States
Death: before 1870Missouri, United States
3 years
daughter
Rebecca Ann Powers
Birth: November 28, 1861 28 24Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: January 11, 1890Butler, Missouri, United States
3 years
son
3 years
son
George Washington Powers
Birth: October 15, 1867 33 30Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: January 14, 1953Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
2 years
daughter
Marinda Powers
Birth: December 20, 1869 36 32Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: January 18, 1945Pope, Arkansas, United States
5 years
daughter

Mary Ann “Polly” Kittrell has 43 first cousins recorded

Census1860 United States - Census transcript - George Washington Powers - Household

Washington, Ripley, MO

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREPEBirthplaceMarSchoolR+WInfirm
Washington Powershead26MWFarmerMO
P A Powerswife23FWDomesticMO
E Powersdaughter7FWMO
H K Powersson3MWMO
M Powersson1MWMO

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - George Washington Powers - Household

Washington, Ripley, Missouri

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREPEBirthplaceFFBMFBBornMarSchoolReadWriteInfirmCitDis
Powers, Whead34MWFarmerMO
Powers, Marywife34FWHouse KeeperMO
Powers, Elizabethdaughter17FWMO
Powers, Hollowayson15MWMO
Powers, Rebeccadaughter10FWMO
Powers, Albertson8MWMO
Powers, Georgeson3MWMO
Powers, Marindadaughter7mFWMODec

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - George Washington Powers - Household

Beaver Dam, Butler, MO

NameColorSexAgeMonRelationCondMYOccupationUnEmSickBlindDDIdioticInsaneDisabledSchoolReadWriteBPFBPMBP
Washington PowersWM45headMFarmerMOKYTN
Polly Ann PowersWF43wifeMKeeping HouseMOKYTN
Rebecca A PowersWF17daughterSat homeMOMOMO
Albert PowersWM14sonMworks on farmMOMOMO
George W PowersWM12sonSworks on farmMOMOMO
Marinda PowersWF10daughterSworks on farmMOMOMO
Melvina PowersWF5daughterSat homeMOMOMO

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Crayton Pottenger - Household

Beaver Dam, Butler, Missouri

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
Pottenger, CraytonheadWMJul186039M9ININOHFarmer
Pottenger, MelvinawifeWFNov187425M944MOMOMO
Pottenger, Cora AdaughterWFMar188515SMOINMOAt School
Pottenger, George WsonWMApr18928SMOINMO
Pottenger, Ezra AsonWMAug18945SMOINMO
Pottenger, Lula MdaughterWFJan18973SMOINMO
Pottenger, Alma PdaughterWFSep18998mSMOINMO
Powers,Polly Amother in lawWFMar183763Wd104MOMOTN

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Crayton Pottenger - Household

Bird, Jackson, Arkansas

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Pottenger, CraytonheadMW50M20OHINOHFarmerGeneral Farm
Pottenger, MelvinawifeFW35M2088MOMOMO
Pottenger, GeorgsonMW18SMOOHMOLaborerAt Home
Pottenger, EzrsonMW16SMOOHMOLaborerAt Home
Pottenger, LuldaughterFW12SMOOHMOLaborerAt Home
Pottenger, PearldaughterFW11SMOOHMOLaborerAt Home
Pottenger, BelladaughterFW9SMOOHMO
Pottenger, NoladaughterFW6SMOOHMO
Pottenger, ShermansonMW3SMOOHMO
Pottenger, DelilahdaughterFW7mSAROHMO
Powers, Polly Annmother in lawFW72Wd94MOUSTN

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Crayton Pottenger - Household

Dodd, Marion, Arkansas

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Pottenger, CraytonheadMW60MOHINOHFarmerGeneral Farm
Pottenger, MelvinawifeFW45MMOMOMO
Pottenger, Cora AdaughterFW34SMOOHMO
Pottenger, BelledaughterFW18SMOOHMO
Pottenger, NoladaughterFW15SMOOHMO
Pottenger, DeliladaughterFW10SAROHMO
Pottenger, KennethsonMW6SAROHMO
Powers, Polly AmotherFW82WdMOKYTN