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Kit Carson County Pioneers:

Charles Hubert and Una (Crist) Power , 6 South 44 West


In 1900 Rooks County, Kansas, Charles H. "Powers" is 11, born in Nebraska, with William R. 38 and Lizzie 33. William F. is 14, Macie M. 13, Ida G. 9, Oral E. 8, Milllie F. 3, and Leroy 1.
(William Riley Power 1862-1935 # 8598525 is buried in Rooks COunty, with Elizabeth 1866-1941)
Una Crist is in Kit Carson County in 1910, with parents Clarence 48 and Nellie 43. Art5hur is 20, Una 16, Rena 12, Gladys 6, Elmer 7, Erma 3, and Rawleigh 1.
Charles is a logger in Oregon in 1910, 21, born in Nebraska.
Charles Hubert Power married Una Pearl Crist June 10, 1912, recorded in Kit Carson COunty.

Charles proved up two quarters in 33 and 34, 6S 44W in 1914.
Charles registered for WWI in Woodston, Kansas, born March 2, 1889 at Grant Nebraska, farming, with a wife and three children.
In 1920 Kit Carson County, Charles is a drayman, lodger on 18th Street in Burlington, 31, with Una 27 Colorado, Velma 7 Colorado, Hubert 5 Colorado, Laverne 3 Kansas, and Leo 1 Kansas.

In 1930 Rooks County, Kansas, Charles H. is 41, married to Nona P. 36 Kansas, with Velma 16 Colorado, Herbert E. 15 Colorado, Laverne D. 13, Kansas Leo M. 12, Kansas, and Fern J. three months, Colorado.
Charley H. Power married Grace L. Price March 21, 1949 at Watsonville, California.


Charles 1889-1956 is buried in Solano County, California, # 65361128 - but it says he was born in Kanss.
California death index has him born in Nebraska, mother's maiden name Rogers.


My Grandfather's name was Charles Hubert Power. He was married to Una P. Crist.
He had six children. Leo Monroe Power, Velma Power (Ahrendt), Hubert Cleo "Curly" Power, Della Laverne Power (Cagle), Leo M. Power, Jimmy Geraldine Power (Quiriconi), and my Father Kenneth Riley Power.

December 1964 - Velma Ahrendt, 33, of 112 Ross Street, San Rafael, California wife of Harry L. Ahrendt, was treated at San Rafael General Hospital yesterday for two razor blade slashes of her left wrist.


Jimmy Geraldine Quiriconi born Dec 15, 1929, died July 20, 1989 in Washington County, Oregon.

Della LaVerne Power of Clatsop County, Oregon, married Elbert William Cagle of Multnomah County, Oregon in August 1936 in Vancouver, Washington. Della is in Columbia County, Oregon in 1940, 23, married to Elbert W. 35 Illinois. They have William 2 and Darlene 1, both born in Oregon.

"William L. Cagle, 71, died July 7, 2009 in Anchorage, Alaska after a long bout of cancer. William was born January 23, 1938 to Elbert and Della L. Cagle in Astoria, Ore. He attended Wahkiakum High School in Cathlamet. After a brief stint in the army he lived in the Wahkiakum area and moved to Alaska and worked jobs in the railroad, post office, etc. He was preceded in death by his parents, and three brothers. Buried at Fort Richardson, Alaska. "

Kenneth Riley Power 1932-1992 is buried in Portland # 48230232.

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In 1870 St. Lawrence County, New York, Peter "Powers" is 54, "Janet" 51, Anna 25, Levi 23, Libbie 21, Frank 18, Eugene 16, Mary Jane 12, Albert 10, Catharine 8, and George 4.
In 1880 St. Lawrence County, New York, Peter Power is 64, Jeanette 62, with Anna 35, Levi B. 33, Elizabeth 31 (married Levi O. Ballou) , Frank 28, Eugene 26, Albert 19, Catharine 17 (married George W. Tuttle), and George 13.
"March 20, 1843 LOUISVILLE, New York:
Married 20th inst., by the Rev. Levi Miller. Mr. Peter Powers to Miss Jennette Hoarde, all of Louisville "
FindaGrave says George D. Power's parents were Peter -1882 adn Jennette (Hoard) Power -1907.

Thursday, April 13, 1882 - Louisville, New York
Peter Power, one of Our best farmers who contracted measles, a few weeks since, has been steadily failing until Sunday morning, April 9th, when He died. Mr. Powers, by energy and ability, had acquired a neat property and when He was apparently just ready to enjoy the fruits of His labors, He was called to say good bye to His family and friends. He leaves a large family of children.

One tree said George Power married Etta McGee in Chester, Windsor County, Vermont in 1887.
In 1900 St. Lawrence County, New York, George D. Power born June 1866 in New York, married five years to Erittra August 1872 New York, are farming. Next household is Anna Power Nov 1844 New York, single.
1910 Burlington, Colorado "O.A. Hoard, of Cherokee, Iowa, arrived Saturday and will spend a week as the guest of his cousin, George Power." (In 1907 the Drs. Hoard were practicing in Cherokee Iowa, - American Osteopathic Association.) One tree says "ORISON ALONZO HOARD SEP 1846 DIED AUG 22 1904 - another tree said died in 1924. CHEROKEE, IOWA MARRIED MARY ALICE REED."
(Union County South Dakota headstones have :
Orison A. Hoard 1846-1925 "Father"
Mary A. Hoard 1858-1925 "Mother"
Laura 1882-1916 "Daughter"
Mary Alice 1888-1888 "Daughter"
Hazel McMillin Hoard 1883-1933



1910 "Over one hundred people assembled at the country home of George Power on Monday for a Fourth of July picnic, music and games furnished the amusement and a very enjoyable time reported."

In 1910 Kit Carson County, George D. Powers is farming, age 43 New York with Eratta 38 New York. They have Stanley W. 1, Colorado. His sister Anna M. 65 New York is with them.
George D. Power proved up a quarter in 31, 8S 44W in 1911, and another in 2, 8S 45W in 1920.
1912 Burlington, Colorado "G.H. Keifer and wife of southwest of town spent Sunday at the George Power home."
George and Aratta are farming in Kit Carson County in 1920, with Stanley 11 and Milo 7.
When his brother Levi died in 1927, survivors included "Two sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth Ballou, who is very ill at present; Mrs. G.W. Tuttle of Chase Mills and one brother, George Power of Colorado "

In 1930 George is a hotel porter in Colorado Springs, with Retta, Stanley driving a coal truck, and Mills M.
1937 Massena, New York "George D. Power, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, who is visiting friends and relatives here,- spent with G. W. Tuttle. "

In 1940 Colorado Springs, George and Eretta have no occupations, and Milo is a clerk is a clerk in a grocery store.

George 1866-1943 # 35031280 and Eretta E. 1878-1946 are buired in COlorado Springs.
So is Stanley William Power -1908-1971 # 35031282. and Ester L. 1914-1966.

Milo Alexander Power, born Feb 3, 1911 at Burlington, Colorado, died in Weslaco, Texas April 26, 1978 - he was a grocery warehouseman, son of George D. Power and Eretta McGee, wife Isabella.



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