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Asa Powers

Male 1742 - 1816  (73 years)


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  • Name Asa Powers 
    Born 25 Nov 1742  Littleton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • This is the date from the family record. The Shutesbury vital records record his birth as 14 November 1742.
    Gender Male 
    History 1788  [1
    He was a delegate at the convention held in Boston on 9 January 1788, to ratify the U.S. Constitution. He voted "Nay". 
    Will 10 Jun 1816  Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 8 Aug 1816  Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Probate/Proved 24 Dec 1816  Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2340  Roy Family Genealogy | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2017 

    Father Reuben Powers,   b. 28 Apr 1714, Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Azubah Wheeler,   c. 18 Jun 1727, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Nov 1741  Littleton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Family ID F1824  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Resinah Wheeler,   b. 14 Oct 1739, Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1821, Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Dec 1764  New Salem, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Children 
     1. Asa Powers,   b. 30 Jan 1766, Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1846, New Salem, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
     2. Almira Powers,   b. 16 Jan 1768, Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1815, Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Levina Powers,   b. 17 Aug 1771, Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     4. Tripena Powers,   b. 15 Dec 1775, Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1781  (Age 5 years)  [Birth]
     5. Robert Powers,   b. 30 Aug 1776, Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1802, Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F1823  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Nov 1742 - Littleton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Dec 1764 - New Salem, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 10 Jun 1816 - Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Aug 1816 - Shutesbury, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate/Proved - 24 Dec 1816 - Hampshire County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S678] McTeer, Frances Davis and Frederick C. Warner. "Descendants of Reuben Powers of Shutesbury, Mass", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, October 1969).

    2. [S676] Pratt, Melvyn. Report to Eddy Family Reunion 1997, (Polo Alto, California: manuscript, 1997).

    3. [S670] Essex Institute. Vital Records of New Salem, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849, (Salem, Massachusetts: The Essex Institute, 1927).

    4. [S687] Felton, Cyrus. A Genealogical History of the Felton Family, (Malborough, Massachusetts: Pratt Brothers, 1886).