- Birth Date
- 31 October 1822
- Death Date
- 3 June 1902
John, his wife Fanny, children Mary, Fanny, John and Jessie sailed to America in 1851 on the ship Ellen.
from England with his wife and children; traveled in the company with an adopted son Thomas Gascoign (or Gasagon); clerk; from England; Jane White traveled with this family. Birth date confirmed by Oak City Ward records. The obituary of his daughter Jessie mentions his travel to Utah.
- Age at Departure: 33
- Head of Household
- 1860 Utah Census, Millard County...
- "Immigration to Utah," Deseret News, 15 October 1856, 254.
- John Powell autobiography and journal, 1849 June-1901 April, 45-55.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 20 September 1856, 5.
- "Last Rites Performed for Mrs. Jessie Gasquin," Millard County Progress, 24 March 1922, 1.
- Oak City Ward, Record of members collection, 1836-1970.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.