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Percy G Powell1

M, #11500, b. 1890
  • Birth*: Percy G Powell was born in 1890.1
  • Marriage*: He married Agnes Finlayson Nicolson, daughter of Alexander Fairweather Nicolson and Mary Hunter McHardy, on Saturday, 5 October 1912 at 53 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, Scotland; 1912 marriages in the district of St Giles in the city of Edinburgh, ref 812; 1912 on the fifth day of October at 53 George VI Bridge Edinburgh ... in presence of Thomas Cameron McLeod photgrapher and Charlotte Martin McLeod dressmaker, Percy G Powell photgrapher batchelor aged 22 residing 28 Forrest Park Road Dundee parents John Samuel Powell library caretaker and Helen Powell ms Peters (dec), Agnes F Nicolson bromide pronter aged 22 residing 177 Victoria Road Dundee parents Alexander Fairweather Nicolson mechanical engineer and Mary Nicolson ms McHardy (dec), by warrant of Sheriff-Substitute of the Lothian and Peebles dated 5 October 1912, registered 1912 October 5 at Edinburgh signed R W Robertson registrar.1
  • Passenger List*: Percy G Powell was found on the passenger list of Walmer Castle Ship The Union Castle Mail Steamship co on 28 January 1921 at Southampton, England, on the ship Walmer Castle, bound for Cape Town, South Africa; Mr & Mrs P G Powell, photographer, both aged 31, destination Rhodesia, South Africa, with daughters Miss L aged 7 and Miss D aged 4.2
Last Edited: 18 Aug 2018


  1. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Stautory Marriage 1912 Edinburgh ref 685/04 0812 image held [Jan 2015].
  2. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Information Ancestry.com. UK, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Original data: Board of Trade: Commercial and Statistical Department and successors: Outwards Passenger Lists. BT27. Records of the Commercial, Companies, Labour, Railways and Statistics Departments. Records of the Board of Trade and of successor and related bodies. The National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, England. [Mar 2014]