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. [S435] E-mail Message. 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 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. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.

Frances Power1,2

(circa 1878 - )
Last EditedAug 16, 2020

Family

James Hartson b. 25 Jun 1875, d. 27 Nov 1965
Marriage7 September 1895 Mount Cecilia, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=James Hartson1,2 
Children
Birthcirca 1878 Newfoundland, Canada1 
Marriage7 September 1895 Mount Cecilia, Humber District, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=James Hartson1,2 
Married Namecirca 1899 Hartson1 
(Witness) TripJune 1912 North Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada; Frances and her two sons appear on a passenger list for the CPR train leaving North Sydney, Nova Scotia. Frances, is 33, married, born Newfoundland, heading for Winnipeg, Manitoba, a carpenter, she is Catholic.
3 
(Witness) Census1916 467 Heatherington, Winnipeg, Winnipeg Metro Region, Manitoba, Canada; "James Hartson", 467 Heatherington, head, married, 42, born USA, Catholic, emigrated in 1904, year of naturalization was 1912, Canadian, Irish, can read and write, carpenter, CNR.
Francis, wife, 41, born N.S., Catholic, Canadian, Irish, can read and write, not employed.
John H., son, single, 16, born N.S., Catholic, Canadian, Irish, can read and write, blacksmith for C.N.R.
Bernard, son, single, 13, born N.S., Catholic, Canadian, Irish, can read and write, in school.
Retta, daughter, 10, born N.S., Catholic, Canadian, Irish, can read and write, in school (St. Ignatius).
Frank, son, 8, born N.S., Catholic, Canadian, Irish, can read and write, in school (St. Ignatius).
Gertrude, daughter, 6, born N.S., Catholic, Canadian, Irish, can read and write, in school (St. Ignatius).
Clifton, son, 3, born Man., Catholic, Canadian, Irish.
Andrew G., son, 6 months, born Man., Catholic, Canadian, Irish.; Principal=James Hartson4 
(Witness) Census9 June 1921 1147 Parker Ave., Winnipeg, Winnipeg Metro Region, Manitoba, Canada; Transcription of Census:
"Family #227, James Hartson, of 1147 Parker Ave., rents for $17, class s house, wood, 5 rooms, husband, married, 43, born USA, parents born England, immigrated 1910, alien, nationality USA, English, speaks English, Catholic, can read and write, carpenter, Can. Nat. RR; earned $1200, appears to say unemployed for 20 weeks.
Frances, wife, 43, born Nfld., parents born Nfld., Catholic. can read and write.
John, son, single, 21, born Nfld., Catholic, can read and write, not employed.
Bernard, son, single, 17, born Nfld., Catholic, can read and write, Junior Reporter, newspaper.
Rita, daughter, single, 15, born Nfld., Catholic, can read and write, Spotter, (company unreadable).
Frank, son, 13, born Nfld., Catholic, can read and write, student.
Gertrude, daughter, 10, born Nfld., Catholic, can read and write, student.
Clifton, son, 8, born Manitoba, Catholic, can read and write, student.
Gordon, son, 5, born Manitoba, Catholic.
Jerome, son, 4, born Manitoba, Catholic.
Kathleen, daughter, 2, born Manitoba, Catholic.
; Principal=James Hartson1 
(Witness) CensusApril 1930 1633 West 22nd Street, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States; Census Transcription:
1633 West 22nd Street, James Hartson, head, renting, value of $3000, has radio, male, white, 55, married, aged 20 at first marriage, reads and writes, born Massachusetts, father born Northern Ireland, mother born Irish Free State, speaks English, carpentry at a picture studio, worker, not a veteran.
Frances, wife H., 53, first married at age 18, reads and write, born Newfoundland, parents born Irish Free State, speaks English, immigrated in 1926, alien, not employed.
Bernard, son, 26, single, reads and writes, born Newfoundland, father born Mass., mother born Newf., English language, immigrated in 1926, alien, painter for interior design store, worker, not a veteran.
Frank, son, 21, single, reads and writes, born Newfoundland, father born Mass., mother born Newf., English language, immigrated in 1926, alien, truck driver for a furniture store, worker, not a veteran.
Clifton, son, 17, single, reads and writes, born Canada English, father born Mass., mother born Newf., Irish language, immigrated in 1926, alien, chauffeur for electric railway, worker, not a veteran.
Gordon, son, 14, reads and writes, attended school, born Canada English, father born Mass., mother born Newf., Irish language, immigrated in 1926, alien.
Jerome, son, 13, reads and writes, attended school, born Canada English, father born Mass., mother born Newf., English language, immigrated in 1926, alien.
Kathaline (sic), daughter, 11, reads and writes, attended school, born Canada English, father born Mass., mother born Newf., English language, immigrated in 1926, alien.; Principal=James Hartson5 
(Witness) Residence1936 2300 W. 29th Place, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States; Principal=James Hartson6 
(Witness) Residence1937 Los Angeles, California, United States; Principal=James Hartson7 

Citations

  1. [S957] 1921 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 32; Census Place: Winnipeg (City), Winnipeg South, Manitoba; Page Number: 23. Listing for James & Frances Hartson, of 1147 Parker Ave., South Winnipeg, Manitoba. Listed with their 9 children.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newfoundland, Canada, Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1850-1949 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017. Marriage Index for James Hartson, 21, and Frances Power, 20 married in Mount Cecilia, Newfoundland on 07 September 1895.
  3. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, anadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Series: RG 76-C; Roll: T-4839. Listing of Frances, John, and Bernard Hartson on passenger list leaving North Sydney, Nova Scotia, June 1912.
  4. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, 1916 Canada Census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta [database on-line]. Provo, UT, 2008. Census Place: Manitoba, Winnipeg South, 16; Roll: T-21934; Page: 13; Family No: 139. Listing for family of James and Frances Hartson of 467 Heatherington, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
  5. [S506] 1930 U.S. Census, online www.ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0243; FHL microfilm: 2339877. Listing for the family of James and Frances Hartson, 1633 W. 22nd St., Los Angeles, Calif.
  6. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, California, Voter Registrations, 1900-1968 [database on-line], 1936, Roll 038. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2017. Listing of James, Mrs. Frances, Bernard, and Clifton James Hartson of 2300 W. 29th Place, Los Angeles, California, USA.
  7. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011, Title: Los Angeles A-L, California, City Directory, 1937. Listing of A. Gordon, Bernard, and Clifton J., Frank H., James and Frances, and Jerome Hartson of 2300 W. 29th Place, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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. [S435] E-mail Message. 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. [S435] E-mail Message. 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 Anna Phalen b. c 1823, d. 11 Oct 1887
Marriagesay 1842 Principal=Rose Anna Phalen2 
Children
Birthcirca 1810 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Date of birth is based on family folklore.1 
Marriagesay 1842 Principal=Rose Anna 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 Anna Phalen1 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. 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 Anna 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 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. [S435] E-mail Message. 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 (Electoral District), County Waterford, Munster Province, Ireland1 
Death8 November 1886 Newfoundland, Canada; Aged 75.1 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. 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. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, 1/3/2016.

John Power1

(circa January 1845 - )
Last EditedAug 6, 2020
MotherAnn Vail1 b. s 1820
Birthcirca January 1845 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism17 January 1845 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin 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.

Katherine Power1

Last EditedAug 16, 2020

Family

Edward Flaherty
Marriage Principal=Edward Flaherty1 
Child
Marriage Principal=Edward Flaherty1 
Married Name Flaherty1 

Citations

  1. [S905] Find My Past, online www.findmypast.com, Massachusetts Marriages 1841-1915 Transcriptions; entry for Nicholas J. Flaherty and Mary Fagan, June 2, 1907.

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 Catholic 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 EditedAug 6, 2020
FatherJohn Power1 b. c 1810, d. 2 Mar 1875
MotherRose Anna 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 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. [S435] E-mail Message. 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.

Margaret Teresa Power1

(circa February 1863 - )
Last EditedApr 16, 2017
FatherMichael Power1 b. s 1835
MotherMargaret Fennessy1 b. s 1835
Birthcirca February 1863 Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism20 February 1863 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Witness=Catherine Flinn1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-TC3 : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 8 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Margaret Teresa Power, 20 February 1863.

Mary Power1

(say 1813 - )
Last EditedMar 24, 2018
FatherMichael Power2 b. c 1775

Family

John Bishop b. s 1808
Marriagesay 1832 Newfoundland, Canada; This information was obtained by another researcher and has not been verified.; Principal=John Bishop1,2 
Children
Birthsay 1813 Newfoundland, Canada 
Marriagesay 1832 Newfoundland, Canada; This information was obtained by another researcher and has not been verified.; Principal=John Bishop1,2 
Married Name Bishop1 
Death  

Citations

  1. [S878] Find a Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Photograph of gravestone in St. Mary's Cemetery, St. Mary's, Newfoundland for Teresa Bishop (died 1890) and James Bishop (died 1880).
  2. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.
  3. [S407] E-Mail, Alex White regarding St. Croix Genealogy to Patricia Balkcom, 2015, July 27, 2000.
  4. [S990] Glenn Bishop, January 1, 2016.

Mary Power1

(9 May 1855 - )
Last EditedJul 2, 2016
FatherJohn Power1 b. c 1810, d. 2 Mar 1875
MotherRose Anna Phalen1 b. c 1823, d. 11 Oct 1887
Birth9 May 1855 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.

Mary Power1

(say 1820 - )
Last EditedFeb 20, 2017

Family

John Peddle b. s 1820
Marriage Principal=John Peddle1 
Children
Birthsay 1820 1 
Marriage Principal=John Peddle1 
Married Name Peddle1 

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 Ellen Peddle, 26 July 1844.
  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 Peddle, 04 September 1846.
  3. [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 Peddle, January 1851.

Mary Power1

(say 1830 - )
Last EditedSep 4, 2020
FatherThomas Power1 b. s 1800, d. b Sep 1862
MotherSarah St. Croix1 b. s 1800, d. Oct 1862

Family

John Rielly
Marriage12 January 1852 Freshwater (now Argentia), Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=John Rielly1
Birthsay 1830 Newfoundland, Canada 
Married Name12 January 1852 Rielly1 
Marriage12 January 1852 Freshwater (now Argentia), Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=John Rielly1

Citations

  1. [S1405] Facebook, online https://www.facebook.com, Posted to the Newfoundlanders and Genealogy group, by Edward Chafe, 04 September 2020. Image of the Probate and Will of Sarah (St. Croix) Power, wife of Thomas Power, died October 1862, Placentia. Records of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland, probated 07 September 1863.

Mary Jos. Power1

(circa 1889 - )
Last EditedNov 16, 2015

Family

Stephen Hartson b. c 1886
Marriage17 July 1906 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage record states: Stephen Hartson (sic), 23, fisherman, of Port au Bras, Catholic, married Mary Jos. Power, 20, Catholic, of Port au Bras . They were married at Burin by Father P. M. O'Connor and the witnesses were Patrick Whalen and Bridget Power.; Principal=Stephen Hartson1 
Name Variation Hardstone 
Name Variation Hartson 
Birthcirca 1889 Newfoundland, Canada1 
Married Name17 July 1906 Hartson1 
Marriage17 July 1906 Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage record states: Stephen Hartson (sic), 23, fisherman, of Port au Bras, Catholic, married Mary Jos. Power, 20, Catholic, of Port au Bras . They were married at Burin by Father P. M. O'Connor and the witnesses were Patrick Whalen and Bridget Power.; Principal=Stephen Hartson1 

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-266-12439-9872-13 : accessed 16 November 2015), Marriages 1901-1903, Volume 04 > image 477 of 493; Provincial Archives, St. John's. Marriage record for Stephen Hardstone and Mary Jos. Power, July 17, 1906.

Michael Power1

(1892 - )
Last EditedOct 2, 2015
FatherJohn Power2 b. c 1852

Family

Catherine St. Croix b. c 1903
Marriage22 November 1930 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Catherine St. Croix1 
Birth1892 This date is based on the age given in the 1935 Census.2 
Marriage22 November 1930 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Catherine St. Croix1 
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.; Resident=Catherine St. Croix, Resident=John Power2 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, From the database, "Selected St. Mary's Marriages, 1844 - 1933", by Michael Power, 2004. Listing for Michael Power & Catherine St. Croix.
  2. [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.

Michael Power1

(circa 1775 - )
Last EditedJan 3, 2016

Family

Children
Note Michael Power, a descendant of this Michael, believes that Michael most likely was a brother to the original Power settlers in North Harbour and Mount Carmel. He also believes that Michael may have had a son named Edmund.
It's also possible that the name of Michael's wife was Mary Bonia or Mary Brien as there is a marriage record in the church records of St. John's Basilica in St. John's, Nfld. for a Michael Power of Wexford, Ireland marrying on November 17, 1793.1 
Birthcirca 1775 Possibly born in Ireland.1 
(Witness) Deathcirca 1820 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Lost at sea in a gale with his brother.; Principal=(?) Power2 
(Witness) Deathcirca 1820 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Lost at sea in a gale with his brother.; Principal=(?) Power2 
Court Case5 July 1820 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Surrogate Court records of St. Mary's: Michael Power sued for contempt in not answering summons ---has suffered affliction having lost 2 sons in a boat in a gale---excused.1 
Court Case16 October 1821 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Surrogate Court of St. Mary's: Michael Power sued by Quilty for 2/6/6 for supplies to his brother 6 years ago---his brother died soon after debt. Michael not involved---case dismissed.1 
Court Case16 October 1821 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; From the Surrogate Court for St. Mary's: Michael Power sued for 3/16/ supplies in 1814-1815 by Davis....to pay by installments1 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.
  2. [S435] E-mail Message. 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.
  3. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015. From his Family Tree.

Michael Power1

( - 2 March 1875)
Last EditedFeb 15, 2016
FatherJohn Power1 b. c 1810, d. 2 Mar 1875
MotherRose Anna Phalen1 b. c 1823, d. 11 Oct 1887

Family

Johanna Bonia
Marriage1 October 1870 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Johanna Bonia1 
Birth Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Marriage1 October 1870 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Johanna Bonia1 
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=Johanna Bonia, Witness=Rose Anna Phalen1 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.

Michael Power1

(say 1835 - )
Last EditedApr 16, 2017

Family

Margaret Fennessy b. s 1835
Marriagesay 1860 Newfoundland, Canada; Bride=Margaret Fennessy1 
Child
Birthsay 1835 1 
Marriagesay 1860 Newfoundland, Canada; Bride=Margaret Fennessy1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-TC3 : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 8 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Margaret Teresa Power, 20 February 1863.

Michael Joseph Power1

(14 June 1889 - 14 August 1985)
Last EditedDec 28, 2015
FatherJohn Power2 b. c Apr 1853, d. 23 Dec 1939
MotherAnna Breen2 b. 30 Jan 1857, d. 16 Apr 1928

Family

Catherine Bridget Cahill b. 6 Jan 1902, d. 20 Sep 1981
Marriage22 November 1930 Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Catherine Bridget Cahill1 
Birth14 June 1889 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada3 
Marriage22 November 1930 Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Catherine Bridget Cahill1 
Occupation John and Michael were engaged together in a fishing enterprise for several years.; Principal=John F. St. Croix4 
Death14 August 1985 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada3 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015. Catherine Cahill was his mother.
  2. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.
  3. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015. Michael Joseph Power was his father.
  4. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015. Michael is the son of Michael J. Power and the half-brother of John F. St. Croix.

Patrick Power1

(say 1865 - )
Last EditedApr 17, 2017

Family

Margaret Flynn b. s 1865
Marriage22 September 1889 Placentia, Newfoundland, Canada; "Patrick Power of Odein to Margaret Flynn of Placentia. Witnesses: Philip Power and Minnie Power and Agnes Flynn."; Bride=Margaret Flynn, Witness=Agnes Flynn1 
Birthsay 1865 1 
Residence22 September 1889 Odein, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Marriage22 September 1889 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Patrick Power of Odein to Margaret Flynn of Placentia. Witnesses: Philip Power and Minnie Power and Agnes Flynn."; Bride=Margaret Flynn, Witness=Agnes Flynn1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-R77 : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 9 of 21; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Marriage Record for Patrick Power and Margaret Flynn, 22 September 1889.

Patrick Power1

(say 1865 - )
Last EditedApr 17, 2017

Family

Catherine Walsh b. s 1865
Marriage11 January 1894 Placentia, Newfoundland, Canada; "Patrick Power to Catherine Walsh. Witnesses: Robert Paterson (sic) and Eliza Banon (sic)."; Bride=Catherine Walsh1 
Birthsay 1865 1 
Marriage11 January 1894 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Patrick Power to Catherine Walsh. Witnesses: Robert Paterson (sic) and Eliza Banon (sic)."; Bride=Catherine Walsh1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-R77 : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 15 of 21; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Marriage Record for Patrick Power and Catherine Walsh, 11 January 1894.

Paul Power1

Last EditedDec 28, 2015
FatherJohn Power1 b. c Apr 1853, d. 23 Dec 1939
MotherAnna Breen1 b. 30 Jan 1857, d. 16 Apr 1928
Birth St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Death St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Died as an infant.; Witness=John Power, Witness=Anna Breen1 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.

Peter Power1

Last EditedDec 28, 2015
FatherJohn Power1 b. c Apr 1853, d. 23 Dec 1939
MotherAnna Breen1 b. 30 Jan 1857, d. 16 Apr 1928
Birth St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Death St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Died as an infant.; Witness=Anna Breen, Witness=John Power1 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.