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Power, John R.

Posted by ceddleman 
Power, John R.
March 07, 2007 08:30PM
Kentucky: A History of the State, Battle, Perrin, & Kniffin, ed. 8-B
Bracken County

JOHN R. POWER, a native of Bracken County, Ky., was born in 1834, and is a
son of Robert and Nancy (Byer) Power, of English extraction, whose parents
settled in Cincinnati about the time of the breaking out of the
Revolutionary war. John R. Power was reared in his native county and
received his education at Augusta College. He commenced trading in leaf
tobacco when about twenty-one years of age, and has been interested in the
same ever since. He is unmarried, and is politically a Democrat.
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