Category Archives: Rose

Tombstone Tuesday

Rachel (Rose) Powell Wife of Rev. Joseph Powell 1743-1804

Rachel’s husband, Rev. Joseph Powell (1734-1804) was Pastor of the Tonoloway Primitive Baptist Church in Bedford, southern Fulton county, Pennsylvania.  Rev. Powell was also a colonial delegate to state and national constitutional conventions. Both Rachel and her husband Joseph are buried at the Tonoloway Baptist Church Cemetery.

Rose for Rachel (Rose) Powell




Travel Tuesday

Last summer we took our first ever genealogy trip to Block Island, Rhode Island, where our ancestors Tormut Rose, and his wife Hannah George, Tristram Dodge and his wife Anne Mansfield, and Alexander Innes and his wife Katherine, were among the first settlers of the island in the 1600’s.