Arthur Leonard Pluff1,2

(21 May 1922 - 1 January 1992)
Last EditedSep 22, 2016
FatherAlexander Pluff2 b. c 1897
MotherMary S. Applegate2 b. c 1899

Family

Evelyn Rita LaRocque b. 17 Mar 1928, d. 16 Nov 2004
Marriage1 September 1945 Nashua, New Hampshire, United States; Certificate of Intention of Marriage on 25th August 1945 states: Arthur Leonard Pluff of 1 Centennial Court, W. Upton, Worcester County, Mass. and Evelyn Rita LaRocque of 72 Lyman, Worcester, Mass. intend to marry. Groom is 23, white, single, 1st marriage, clock maker born N. Dana, Mass. to Alexander Pluff who is 48 and living in W. Upton, Mass., working as a machininst, born N. Grafton, Mass. His mother is Mary S. Applegate, of W. Upton Mass., 46, white, living in W. Upton, born Philadelphia, Penn., working as a Floor Lady. The bride is 18, white, single, 1st marriage, clock inspector, born Worcester, Mass. Father is E. LaRocque of Worcester, Mass., aged 48, working as a cab driver, born Worcester. Her mother is Rita M. Penny, 37, housewife, born Nova Scotia. They were married in Nashua, NH on Sept. 1, 1945 by Justice of the Peace J. Leonard Sweeney; Principal=Evelyn Rita LaRocque1,2 
Birth21 May 1922 North Dana, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States2,3 
Marriage1 September 1945 Nashua, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States; Certificate of Intention of Marriage on 25th August 1945 states: Arthur Leonard Pluff of 1 Centennial Court, W. Upton, Worcester County, Mass. and Evelyn Rita LaRocque of 72 Lyman, Worcester, Mass. intend to marry. Groom is 23, white, single, 1st marriage, clock maker born N. Dana, Mass. to Alexander Pluff who is 48 and living in W. Upton, Mass., working as a machininst, born N. Grafton, Mass. His mother is Mary S. Applegate, of W. Upton Mass., 46, white, living in W. Upton, born Philadelphia, Penn., working as a Floor Lady. The bride is 18, white, single, 1st marriage, clock inspector, born Worcester, Mass. Father is E. LaRocque of Worcester, Mass., aged 48, working as a cab driver, born Worcester. Her mother is Rita M. Penny, 37, housewife, born Nova Scotia. They were married in Nashua, NH on Sept. 1, 1945 by Justice of the Peace J. Leonard Sweeney; Principal=Evelyn Rita LaRocque1,2 
Death1 January 1992 Orange, Orange County, California, United States4 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. (Listing for Evelyn Rita Larocque, Evelyn Mercon, Evelyn Pluff).
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1659-1947 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
    Original data: “New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1659–1947.” Online index and digital images. New England Historical Genealogical Society. Ancestry Image #1408 of 2865; listing for marriage of Arthur Leonard Pluff and Evelyn Rita LaRocque.
  3. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. Listing for birth of Arthur Leonard Pluff on May 21, 1922 in Dana, Mass.
  4. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, California Death Index. Listing for death of Arthur Leonard Pluff.

(?) Power1

(17 July 1822 - )
Last EditedFeb 15, 2016
FatherEdmund Power1 b. s 1800, d. b 1856
MotherAnn (?)2 b. c 1786
Birth17 July 1822 Newfoundland, Canada3 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.
  2. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power and Alex White to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.
  3. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, 1/3/2016.

(?) Power1

( - circa 1820)
Last EditedJan 3, 2016
FatherMichael Power1 b. c 1775
Birth  
Deathcirca 1820 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Lost at sea in a gale with his brother.; Witness=Michael Power1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015. In a Court Record on July 5, 1820, it states that Michael is excused from court because he has lost two sons at sea during a gale.

(?) Power1

( - circa 1820)
Last EditedJan 3, 2016
FatherMichael Power1 b. c 1775
Birth St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Deathcirca 1820 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Lost at sea in a gale with his brother.; Witness=Michael Power1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015. In a Court Record on July 5, 1820, it states that Michael is excused from court because he has lost two sons at sea during a gale.

Agnes Power1

Last EditedJul 13, 2016

Family

Peter Hartstone b. 7 Oct 1853
Marriage28 October 1887 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; Church record states: Married Peter Hartson (sic) - surname is difficult to read but I believe that is what it says) & Agnes Power. Witnesses: Richard Reddy and Bridget Reddy. By Rev. V. V. Reardon.; Principal=Peter Hartstone1 
Name Variation Hardstone 
Name Variation Hartson 
Married Name28 October 1887 Hartstone1 
Marriage28 October 1887 St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Church record states: Married Peter Hartson (sic) - surname is difficult to read but I believe that is what it says) & Agnes Power. Witnesses: Richard Reddy and Bridget Reddy. By Rev. V. V. Reardon.; Principal=Peter Hartstone1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 4, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Marriages, 1833-99. Listing for Marriage of Peter Hartson & Agnes Power, 28 October 1887.

Agnes Power1

(say 1860 - )
Last EditedJan 31, 2017

Family

Peter Hanton b. s 1860
Marriage22 October 1887 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married - Peter Hanton and Agnes Power. Witnesses - Richard Reddy and Bridget Reddy".; Groom=Peter Hanton1 
Child
Birthsay 1860 1 
Marriage22 October 1887 St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married - Peter Hanton and Agnes Power. Witnesses - Richard Reddy and Bridget Reddy".; Groom=Peter Hanton1 
Married Name22 October 1887 Hanton1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 4, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Marriages, 1833-99. Listing for Marriage of Peter Hanton & Agnes Power, 22 October 1887.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of John Hanton, 16 December 1890.

Ann Power1

(say 1815 - )
Last EditedMar 18, 2016

Family

James Halleran b. s 1815
Marriage Principal=James Halleran1 
Child
Birthsay 1815 1 
Marriage Principal=James Halleran1 
Married Name Halleran1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, LDS Film #2169242, Item (Baptisms). Baptismal entry for John Halleran, 10 October 1843. Film accessed February, 2016 at Family History Library, Montpelier, Vermont, and transcribed by myself (Patricia Balkcom).

Anne Mary Power1

(22 February 1940 - )
Last EditedNov 25, 2015

Family

George Alfred Holwell b. 7 Aug 1939, d. 9 Aug 2001
Marriage3 August 1963 Outer Cove, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=George Alfred Holwell1 
Child
Birth22 February 1940 Outer Cove, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Married Name3 August 1963 Holwell1 
Marriage3 August 1963 Outer Cove, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=George Alfred Holwell1 
(Witness) Death1969 Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Keith Holwell1 
(Witness) Death9 August 2001 St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=George Alfred Holwell1 

Citations

  1. [S989] John O'Mara, "Marshall Website," e-mail to Patricia Balkcom, November 29, 2004.

Bernard Power1

(circa 1885 - )
Last EditedNov 16, 2015

Family

Sarah Hartstone b. c 1884
Marriage12 January 1909 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage record states: Bernard Power, 23, fisherman, of Corbin, Catholic, married Sarah Hartson, 24, Catholic, of Salt Pond . They were married at Burin by Father J. McNamara and the witnesses were Joseph Martin and Bridget Power.; Principal=Sarah Hartstone1 
Birthcirca 1885 1 
Marriage12 January 1909 Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage record states: Bernard Power, 23, fisherman, of Corbin, Catholic, married Sarah Hartson, 24, Catholic, of Salt Pond . They were married at Burin by Father J. McNamara and the witnesses were Joseph Martin and Bridget Power.; Principal=Sarah Hartstone1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-12322-60969-43 : accessed 16 November 2015), Marriages 1909-1912, Volume 06 > image 429 of 505; Provincial Archives, St. John's. Marriage record for Sarah Hartson and Bernard Power, January 12, 1909.

Bridget Power1

(circa 1849 - )
Last EditedFeb 20, 2017
FatherJohn Power1 b. c 1810, d. 2 Mar 1875
MotherRose Ann Phalen1 b. c 1823, d. 11 Oct 1887
Birthcirca 1849 1 
Baptism5 January 1849 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "...of John Power and Rose Phalen. Witnesses - John Tobin and Mary Hearn".1,2 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Baptisms 1843-90 for Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for baptism of Bridget Power, 04 January 1849.

Bridget Power1

(circa 1891 - 2 September 1891)
Last EditedDec 28, 2015
FatherJohn Power1 b. c Apr 1853, d. 23 Dec 1939
MotherAnna Breen1 b. 30 Jan 1857, d. 16 Apr 1928
Birthcirca 1891 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism18 August 1891 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Death2 September 1891 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Witness=John Power, Witness=Anna Breen1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.

Catherine Power1

(6 May 1887 - 1979)
Last EditedDec 28, 2015
FatherJohn Power1 b. c Apr 1853, d. 23 Dec 1939
MotherAnna Breen1 b. 30 Jan 1857, d. 16 Apr 1928

Family 1

John Thomas James b. c 1881, d. 6 Dec 1917
Marriage Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; Principal=John Thomas James1 

Family 2

John Doolan b. c 1885, d. 1968
Marriage22 September 1921 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; Principal=John Doolan1 
Birth6 May 1887 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Married Name James1 
Marriage Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada; Principal=John Thomas James1 
(Witness) Death6 December 1917 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; Was killed in the Halifax explosion.; Principal=John Thomas James1 
Married Name22 September 1921 Doolan1 
Marriage22 September 1921 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; Principal=John Doolan1 
(Witness) Death1968 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; Principal=John Doolan1 
Death1979 Ottawa, National Capital Region, Ontario, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.

Catherine Power1

(say 1815 - )
Last EditedMar 18, 2016

Family

Michael Halleran b. s 1815
Marriage Principal=Michael Halleran1 
Child
Birthsay 1815 1 
Marriage Principal=Michael Halleran1 
Married Name Halleran1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, LDS Film #2169242, Item (Baptisms). Baptismal entry for Mary Halleran, 20 June 1843. Film accessed February, 2016 at Family History Library, Montpelier, Vermont, and transcribed by myself (Patricia Balkcom).

David Power1

(say 1835 - )
Last EditedMar 18, 2016

Family

Mary Nolan b. s 1835
Marriage11 April 1856 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; "David Power & Mary Nolan, both of Salmonier. Witnesses Mathias Nolan & Elizabeth Power. By Father J. Ryan".; Principal=Mary Nolan, Witness=Elizabeth Power1 
Birthsay 1835 1 
Marriage11 April 1856 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "David Power & Mary Nolan, both of Salmonier. Witnesses Mathias Nolan & Elizabeth Power. By Father J. Ryan".; Principal=Mary Nolan, Witness=Elizabeth Power1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, LDS Film #2169242, Item (Marriages). Marriage entry for David Power & Mary Nolan, 11 April 1856. Film accessed February, 2016 at Family History Library, Montpelier, Vermont, and transcribed by myself (Patricia Balkcom).

David Power1

(say 1825 - )
Last EditedJul 26, 2016

Family

Hannah Doody b. s 1825
Marriage30 December 1848 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; David Power married to Hannah Doody, both of St. Mary's, witnesses Michael Dalton and Mary Connolly.; Bride=Hannah Doody1 
Birthsay 1825 1 
Marriage30 December 1848 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; David Power married to Hannah Doody, both of St. Mary's, witnesses Michael Dalton and Mary Connolly.; Bride=Hannah Doody1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 14, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for Marriage of David Power and Hannah Doody, 30 December 1848.

Edmund Power1

(say 1800 - before 1856)
Last EditedFeb 15, 2016
FatherMichael Power1 b. c 1775

Family 1

Ann (?) b. c 1786
Child

Family 2

Bridget (?)
Marriage Principal=Bridget (?)2 
Note Michael Power believes that this "Bridget" could be the Ann St. Croix he was involed with in the Court Case in 1822.; Principal=Bridget (?)2 
Birthsay 1800 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Court Case28 October 1817 Newfoundland, Canada; From St. Mary's Surrogate Court Records, Edmund Power was sued by Tilsed Co. for possession of a boat mortgaged for 45/9/9 (this is in English currency) debt. To deliver the boat. Also sued by Tilsed for 2/17/ to pay by note of hand.3 
Court Case7 October 1822 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; From St. Mary's Surrogate Court Records: Edmund Power, fisherman, was sued by Ann St. Croix (who was separated from husband) because she had had a male child by Edmund on July 7, 1822. She has not lived with him since 1819. He has eloped leaving 4/5/4 in employers's hands. This to be used for support. Another researcher, stated he had fled to Ireland, however, it is believed that he eventually married Ann. (These records may be part of the records of the Southern Circuit).; Principal=Ann (?)4,2 
Marriage Principal=Bridget (?)2 
Deathbefore 1856 Witness=Bridget (?)2 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015. From his Family Tree.
  2. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, 1/3/2016.
  3. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.
  4. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power and Alex White to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.

Edward Power1

(29 September 1893 - 6 March 1910)
Last EditedDec 28, 2015
FatherJohn Power1 b. c Apr 1853, d. 23 Dec 1939
MotherAnna Breen1 b. 30 Jan 1857, d. 16 Apr 1928
Birth29 September 1893 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Death6 March 1910 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Witness=John Power, Witness=Anna Breen1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.

Elizabeth Power1

(26 November 1895 - 2 September 1910)
Last EditedDec 28, 2015
FatherJohn Power1 b. c Apr 1853, d. 23 Dec 1939
MotherAnna Breen1 b. 30 Jan 1857, d. 16 Apr 1928
Birth26 November 1895 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Death2 September 1910 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Witness=Anna Breen, Witness=John Power1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.

Elizabeth Power1

(say 1835 - )
Last EditedMar 18, 2016
Birthsay 1835 1 
(Witness) Marriage11 April 1856 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "David Power & Mary Nolan, both of Salmonier. Witnesses Mathias Nolan & Elizabeth Power. By Father J. Ryan".; Principal=Mary Nolan, Principal=David Power1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, LDS Film #2169242, Item (Marriages). Marriage entry for David Power & Mary Nolan, 11 April 1856. Film accessed February, 2016 at Family History Library, Montpelier, Vermont, and transcribed by myself (Patricia Balkcom).

Frances Power1

(2 May 1898 - October 1995)
Last EditedDec 28, 2015
FatherJohn Power1 b. c Apr 1853, d. 23 Dec 1939
MotherAnna Breen1 b. 30 Jan 1857, d. 16 Apr 1928

Family

John Hogan b. 9 Oct 1889, d. 30 Nov 1976
Marriage24 May 1925 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=John Hogan1 
Birth2 May 1898 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Married Name24 May 1925 Hogan1 
Marriage24 May 1925 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=John Hogan1 
DeathOctober 1995 St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.

James Power1

(say 1790 - )
Last EditedFeb 15, 2016
Birthsay 1790  
Court Case8 October 1815 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; St. Mary’s Surrogate Court - James bound over for assault on Rich Ribbey.1 
Court Case7 October 1819 Newfoundland, Canada; James Power one of the principal offenders in the Affair of the 12th of June 1819 delivered himself up – was admonished also bound over to keep the peace in ………. For 12
Calendar months and a day.
James had evaded the court and was absconded … was given notice that he would be considered an outlaw.1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, 1/3/2016.

Johanna Power1

(say 1812 - )
Last EditedJan 1, 2016
FatherMichael Power1 b. c 1775
Birthsay 1812 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Married Name Dalton1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015. From his Family Tree.

John Power1

(circa 1852 - )
Last EditedOct 2, 2015

Family

Child
Birthcirca 1852 This date is based on the age given in the 1935 Census.1 
(Resident) Census1935 Dwelling #165, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Listed as "Michael Power in Dwelling #165, male, married, age 46, value $600, 9 rooms, fisherman, income $400. Living with him:
Catherine, wife, 32.
John, son, 2.
John St. Croix, stepson, 13.
Ellen St. Croix, daughter, 12.
John Power, widowed, 83, income $50.; Principal=Michael Power1 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Newfoundland's 1935 Provincial Census, District of Placentia & St. Mary's District, Community of St. Mary's; contributed by Patricia Jackson, 2001.

John Power1

(circa 1810 - 2 March 1875)
Last EditedMar 18, 2016
FatherMichael Power1 b. c 1775

Family

Rose Ann Phalen b. c 1823, d. 11 Oct 1887
Marriagesay 1842 Principal=Rose Ann Phalen2 
Children
Birthcirca 1810 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Date of birth is based on family folklore.1 
Marriagesay 1842 Principal=Rose Ann Phalen2 
Death2 March 1875 At Sea, Newfoundland, Canada; From Michael Power:
"John along with his son Michael lost their lives on the ice floes off Cape English near St. Vincents on March 2/3 1875 when they along with a group of other men from the nearby villages attempted to salvage a French ship named The Violet that had become stuck in the ice floes and had been abandoned by the crew. See The St. Mary's Diaster in the Shipwrecks of Newfoundland by Michael MacCarty."; Witness=Rose Ann Phalen1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, LDS Film #2169242, Item (Baptisms). Baptismal entry for Thomas Power, 04 October 1843. Film accessed February, 2016 at Family History Library, Montpelier, Vermont, and transcribed by myself (Patricia Balkcom).

John Power1

(circa April 1853 - 23 December 1939)
Last EditedFeb 20, 2017
FatherJohn Power1 b. c 1810, d. 2 Mar 1875
MotherRose Ann Phalen1 b. c 1823, d. 11 Oct 1887

Family

Anna Breen b. 30 Jan 1857, d. 16 Apr 1928
Marriage7 January 1882 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Anna Breen1 
Children
Birthcirca April 1853 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1,2 
Baptism26 April 1853 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "...of John Power and Rose Phalen. Witnesses - John Grace and Bridget Fagan".1,2 
Marriage7 January 1882 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Anna Breen1 
(Witness) Death2 September 1891 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Bridget Power1 
(Witness) Death St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Died as an infant.; Principal=Peter Power1 
(Witness) Death St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Died as an infant.; Principal=Paul Power1 
(Witness) Death6 March 1910 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Edward Power1 
(Witness) Death2 September 1910 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Elizabeth Power1 
Death23 December 1939 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Baptisms 1843-90 for Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for baptism of John Power, 26 April 1853.

John Power1

(circa 1810 - 8 November 1886)
Last EditedFeb 15, 2016
Birthcirca 1810 Kilmacthomas, County Waterford, Munster Province, Ireland1 
Death8 November 1886 Newfoundland, Canada; Aged 75.1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, 1/3/2016.

John Power1

(say 1785 - )
Last EditedFeb 15, 2016
Birthsay 1785 1 
Court Case16 September 1836 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Mr. Martin appeared in court and agreed to settle with John Power agreeable to the terms on which Power consented to withdraw his action against him last year viz - To deliver to him forthwith certain arcticles of provisions enumerated in a memorandum now produced and that henceforth the House of Slade and Elson and Company and the said John Power as well as his two sons would cease to have any demand against each other.1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, 1/3/2016.

John Power1

(circa January 1845 - )
Last EditedJul 2, 2016
MotherAnn Vail1 b. s 1820
Birthcirca January 1845 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism17 January 1845 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as William Power & Ann Veil. Witnesses were Jerry and Lucy Linehan.1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of John Power, 17 January 1845.

Laurence Power1

(31 December 1882 - 25 April 1947)
Last EditedJun 29, 2016

Family

Margaret Scammel b. c 1881
Marriage15 May 1905 St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage Register states:
Married at Saint John at St. Patrick's Church
Lawrence Power, 22, bachelor, fireman, Catholic, living in St. John and Margaret Scammel, 23, single, also living at St. John. Married by Very Rev. Ryan and witnesses were Richard Cheatley and Mary Callahan.; Principal=Margaret Scammel2 
Birth31 December 1882 St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism8 January 1883 St. Patrick Catholic Church, St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Marriage15 May 1905 St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage Register states:
Married at Saint John at St. Patrick's Church
Lawrence Power, 22, bachelor, fireman, Catholic, living in St. John and Margaret Scammel, 23, single, also living at St. John. Married by Very Rev. Ryan and witnesses were Richard Cheatley and Mary Callahan.; Principal=Margaret Scammel2 
Death25 April 1947 Home for the Aged & Infirm, Sudbury Street, St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Death Registration #001329
Lawrence Power of 25 James St., St. John died at the Home of the Aged & Infirm on Sudbury St. He was admitted on April 10, 1942. He died of Cardiac Failure due to cardiac-renal vascular disease. Was married and aged 64 and a labourer with the Municipal Council. Buried in Belvedere Cemetery, Catholic.3 
BurialApril 1947 Belvedere Cemetery, St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada3 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Statistics, 1753-1893," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-10507-6760-77 : 5 May 2015), St John's > St Patrick's (Roman Catholic) > Birth 1880-1891, Vol. 25 > image 40 of 152; Provincial Archives, St.John's. Listing for Laurence Power, born December 31, 1882.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-266-12439-8442-19 : 4 June 2015), Marriages 1901-1903, Volume 04 > image 90 of 493; Provincial Archives, St. John's. Listing for marriage of Lawrence Power, May 15, 1905.
  3. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-10505-50045-14 : 4 June 2015), Deaths 1947-1947, Certificate Number 001141-002610 > image 192 of 1483; Provincial Archives, St. John's. Listing for death of Lawrence Power, April 25, 1947.

Margaret Power1

(circa December 1844 - )
Last EditedJul 2, 2016
FatherJohn Power1 b. c 1810, d. 2 Mar 1875
MotherRose Ann Phalen1 b. c 1823, d. 11 Oct 1887

Family

Andrew Mooney
Marriage28 May 1864 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Andrew Mooney1 
Birthcirca December 1844 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1,2 
Baptism18 December 1844 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as John Power & Rose Phalen. Witnesses were Michael O'Rourke and Betsy Fagan.1 
Married Name28 May 1864 Mooney1 
Marriage28 May 1864 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Andrew Mooney1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, from Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Margaret Power, 18 December 1844.