Charles Powis 1788 - 1853

Collier in 1819& 1840. Iron Stone Miner in 1841C

 

1788. Charles Powis baptised Wellington, All Saints to William & Mary Powis -FMP

1808. Charles Powis married Rosanna Shepherd on 3/4/1808 in Eyton upon the Weald Moors, Shropshire

Children of Charles & Rosanna were:

  • Benjamin (1809-1879) 
  • Rebeckah (1810-) 
  • Mary (1812-1881) 
  • John (1815-) 
  • Fanny (1816-) 
  • Eliza (1819-) 
  • Martha (1821-) 
  • Richard (1824-) 
  • William (1827-) 

Home person on Wesley Hopkinson tree- descended from Richard Powis 1824

1819. Eliza Powis was baptised, address Lawley Bank, to Charles, collier, & Rosanna on 31/1/1819 in Dawley Magna - FMP image available, FS

 

1841C. Charles Powis , 53, iron stone miner, was living Lawley Bank. This definitely he as the same James Shepherd- grandson in 1851C- is living with him; but where is Rosanna- maybe already dead?? Son Richard Powis 1824 also with him

Charles Powis Male-iron stone miner 53 1788 Shropshire, England
Richard Powis Male 16 1825 Shropshire, England
James Shepherd Male 7 1834 Shropshire, England
John Haycock Male 20 1821 Shropshire, England
Martha Haycock Female 20 1821 Shropshire, England

1851C . Charles Powis , 63, no occupation given, was living Lawley Bank Wellington with his wife and a grandson

Charles Powis Head Married Male 63 1788 - -Wellington
Roseanna Powis Wife Married Female 64 1787 - Little Wenlock, Shropshire, England
James Shepherd Grand Son Unmarried Male 17 1834 Coal Miner Wellington

 

1853. Charles Powis, 64, address Lawley, was buried Ketley Shropshire on 26/1/1853. - FMP image available

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