Clara Alice Powell1

#6067, b. 19 Sep 1914, d. 22 Dec 2004
Last Edited:15 Sep 2017
FatherWallace E Powell1 b. 2 Jun 1882, d. 17 Jan 1965
MotherBertha Zigafuss1 d. 1945

Child of Clara Alice Powell and Doine Richard Barnhisel

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthClara Alice Powell was born on 19 Sep 1914 at Macy, Miami County, IN.2,1,3
MarriageShe married Doine Richard Barnhisel, son of Jesse Wilber Barnhisel and Blanche Seidner, on 20 May 1933 at Perry Township, Miami County, IN.4,5
Census1940Clare Barnhisel (given age 25) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as the wife of Doine Barnhisel (given age 26), living at Perry Township, Miami County, IN.6
Death, WidowShe was left a widow at age 67, when her husband, Doine Richard, died of prostate cancer on 4 Feb 1982 at Miller's Merry Manor East Nursing Home at Wabash, Wabash County, IN.7
MarriageClara Alice Powell married Allen H. Smith on 16 Apr 1983.2,1
Death, WidowShe was left a widow at age 80, when her husband, Allen H., died on 23 Jun 1995.2
DeathClara Alice Powell died at age 90 on 22 Dec 2004 at her home on 4893 East 1400 North, in Perry Township, Miami County, IN.2,8
BurialShe was buried at Gaerte Cemetery in Perry Township, Miami County, IN.3,2

Citations:

  1. [S1244] U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007. Online database. Ancestry.com.
  2. [S528] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Obituaries, The Rochester Sentinel. Tombaugh House : 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538, 2005.
  3. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S1815] Ancestry.com. Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001. Miami Co, IN. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60282
  5. [S513] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Obituaries, The News-Sentinel. Tombaugh House : 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538, 1995.
  6. [S866] 1940 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
  7. [S1767] Ancestry.com. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60716
  8. [S1765] Richard Barnhisel. E-mail message, Sep 2017.
  9. [S1764] Ancestry.com. Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60871