About David Powell
"...Powell, David – (13th Ten) Born May 26, 1822, in the Edgefield District, S.C., to John and Rebecca Powell. He was ordained a seventy in Nauvoo and was at one time associated with the Mississippi Saints. On the trek west, he was in the advance party that entered the Salt Lake Valley on July 22, 1847. He returned to Winter Quarters in the fall, coming back to Salt Lake City in 1853 with his wife, Ann, and son, David Jr. He later moved to California where he died near Santa Rosa in 1883..."