James Edward Powell of Colonial SC/GA
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On Wednesday last Mr. James Edward Powell was married at Port Royal, to Miss Mary Williams, an accomplished young lady, and celebrated beauty. (Monday, July 21, 1746.)3)
15 Mar 1758James Edward Powell appointed Commissioner as a result of a Coloniel Act which created several districts and Parishes.
Second Troop of Georgia Rangers, Capt. James Edward Powell, commander.1 Jan. 1760 thru Apr. 1760. . . .Apr thru July. . .July thru Oct. 1, 17604)
Georgia. 2nd Troop of Georgia Rangers, Capt. James Edward POWELL, on list 1 Jul 1766 to 1 Oct 1766; 1 Oct 1766 to 1 Jan 1767 and 1 Jan 1767 to 31 Mar 1767.1)
POWELL, JAMES EDWARD: Joseph Clay, ltrs admr. (Georgia Gazette) 7/9/1795, 2:1)2)
George Leitch of Nassau, New Providence, and Elizabeth his wife (daughter of James Edward Powell, wife of Thomas Shruder, and after his decease to PHILIP MOORE, deceased)...(Georgia Gazette 4/25/1799, 4:3) 2)
1) 1766-1767 (Colonial Soldiers of the South: 1732-1774. by Murtie Jane Clark. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1983, p. 1066, 1067, 1069.)
2) Georgia and the Southeast Historical News.(Early Georgia Newspapers http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ga/topic/news/earlygeorgia.htmhttp://www.usgennet.org/usa/ga/topic/news/earlygeorgia.htm
3)Marriage notices in the South Carolina Gazette, 1732-1801
4)Harrison Heritage December 1985
Volume V . Number 4. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~harrisonrep/hhdocs/85dechh.htmhttp://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~harrisonrep/hhdocs/85dechh.htm