The POWER family in Conneautville, Crawford Co., PA originally came from Perry, Cumberland Co., PA. This family founded the town of Conneautville, which was formerly known as Powerstown.
Alexander POWER born 1761 at Power Farm, Perry, Cumberland Co., PA married Mary McNAMARA born 9 January 1779, Perry, Cumberland Co., PA in 1798. He died 13 May 1850 and she died 3 February 1817.
The children of Alexander and Mary McNAMARA POWER were:
Alexander's father was William POWER who came to the US in 1754 from Ireland, and died in 1803 in Perry, PA. William's father was Samuel POWER who was born in Scotland and moved to Ireland.
Submitted by Pat Vedner.