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An American Family History

Hannah Fiske Powers

Greenwich, Hampshire County, Massachusetts was incorporated in 1749 and dissolved in 1938. It was renamed from Quabbin in 1754 .
Quabbin was also called Quaker Plain and Narragansett. Quabbin is now under the Quabbin reservoir.

Hannah Fiske Powers was born on April 20, 1712 in Quabbin (later called Greenwich), Hampshire County, Massachusetts. Her parents were William Fiske and Eunice Jennings.

She married Jeremiah Powers in 1730 when she was 28 years old. Their children and life together are describe in detail in the section on Jeremiah and Hannah Powers.

She died on October 20, 1764 in Greenwich, Hampshire County, Massachusetts. She was buried in Quabbin Park Cemetery with her husband, Jeremiah.
Children of Jeremiah Powers
and Hannah Fiske
  • Hannah Powers White
  • Captain Jeremiah Powers, II
  • Eunice Powers Bridges
  • Captain Isaac Powers
  • Aaron Powers
  • Esther Powers Gibbs
  • Elizabeth Powers Davis Griswold
  • Nathan Powers
  • Susannah Powers Hinds
  • Colonel Thomas Powers
  • Children of William Fiske
    and Eunice Jennings
  • William Fiske
  • Hannah Fiske Powers
  • Stephen Fiske
  • Nathan Fiske
  • Old Style Calendar
    Before 1752 the year began on Lady Day, March 25th,. Dates between January 1st and March 24th were at the end of the year. Old Style (O.S.) and New Style (N.S.) are used to indicate whether the year has been adjusted. Often both dates are used.
    In 1662 Hampshire County, Massachusetts was formed from the western section of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Parts of the original county became Hampden, Franklin, Berkshire and Worcester Counties.
     

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