Philip Joseph POWELL

Male 1888 - 1921  (33 years)


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  • Name Philip Joseph POWELL 
    Born 1888  Colac, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    FamilySearch ID 9HF1-WGW 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=9HF1-WGW 
    Died 20 Oct 1921  Melbourne East, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Cause: Died as the result of an accident which crushed his spine 
    • Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), Friday 21 October 1921, page 7

      FATALITIES AND ACCIDENTS.

      A Fatal Accident.
      Phillip J. Powell, 35 years, single, of Dinon-road, South Kensington, who was recently crushed between a lorry and the side of a stable at Kensington, died yesterday at the Melbourne Hospital.

      Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Friday 14 October 1921, page 12

      CASUALTIES AND FATALITIES.

      LORRY-DRIVER INJURED.

      While Philip Powell, aged 35 years, of Dynon street, South Kensington, was driving a lorry into the stable of Walsh and Sons, carriers, Footscray, yesterday, he was jammed between a rail and the lorry. He was admitted to the Melbourne Hospital, suffering from a fractured spine.

      Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929), Friday 14 October 1921, page 3

      CARTER'S MISHAP.

      A carter named Phillip Powell, aged 35, a single man, residing at 75 Dynam road, Kensington, was last evening admitted to the Melbourne Hospital suffering from a dislocated spine. He was driving a lorry loaded with coal into a shed, and drove into a low beam.
    Buried 22 Oct 1921  Colac, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I1178  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2017 

    Father William Charles POWELL,   b. 25 Aug 1855, Colac, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1919, Colac, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Margaret Ann "Maggie" LENNON,   b. 1859, Birregurra, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1937, West Footscray, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 2 Jul 1879  Colac, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F34  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1888 - Colac, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Died as the result of an accident which crushed his spine - 20 Oct 1921 - Melbourne East, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 22 Oct 1921 - Colac, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S15] Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1998), 1888/10187.

    2. [S80] Death Index Victoria 1921-1985, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1998), 1921/14813.

    3. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1921 'FATALITIES AND ACCIDENTS.', The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), 21 October, p. 7. , viewed 16 Dec 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article204259664.

    4. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1921 'CASUALTIES AND FATALITIES.', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), 14 October, p. 12. , viewed 16 Dec 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article4637403.

    5. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1921 'CARTER'S MISHAP.', Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929), 14 October, p. 3. , viewed 16 Dec 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article165773776.

    6. [S942] Geelong Cemetery Trust, (http://www.gct.net.au), Colac Cemetery. Entry for Philip Powell, buried 21 Oct 1921, Roman Catholic section, row 20, grave 19.