My Great Grand mother was adopted

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My Great Grand Mother ,  Ellen Lee ( Duck ) Powell, Birth 23 Sept 1877 in Polk , North Carolina.  Husband James Lee Powell......Rumor Has She was adopted and there is no known record I can find of her parents..Also my beliefs are They were in Cherokee County or might have been Cherokee,either way I can not find any records. Thank you For any Help...wcm
WikiTree profile: Ella Powell
in Genealogy Help by William Mason G2G1 (1k points)

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Ellen Powell Powell

 in the South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1965

View South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1965

Name: Ellen Powell Powell
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 85
Birth Date: 23 Sep 1876
Birth Place: North Carolina
Death Date: 6 Apr 1962
Death Place: South Carolina, USA
Father: Sam Powell
Mother: Sallie Duck
Spouse: James Lee Powell
Certificate Number: 006341
Wills and Probates:  

Source Citation

South Carolina Department of Archives and History; Columbia, South Carolina; South Carolina Death Records; Year Range: 1962-1965; Death County or Certificate Range: 004980 - 006540

Source Information South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1965 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2008.

by Patricia Stockley G2G6 Pilot (104k points)
selected by William Mason
thank you for the info,its hard to trace her parents, I have the only know picture of her and her husband, Susanna king,her daughter the picture was given to me by others in again thank you
Thank you William,
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Have you been DNA tested?
by J. Crook G2G6 Pilot (174k points)

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