His brother served as administrator of his estate.
30 May 1761 The estate of John Powell decd.
This is a list of monies owed to Thomas Parke, Solomon Carter, William Cabell, George Miller, John Freeman, John Underwood, Henry Hoy. Payments made to Jacob Smith, Eliz. Powell, John Freeman, Richd. Powell. Persuant to an order Albemarle Court bearing date ninth September 1761, We have examined Stated & Settled the account of Rich. Powell Admr, by the voucher this 8th of March 1762. This account was returned to Albemarle County Court the 11th of March 1762 and ordered recorded.Albemarle Co., VA, Will Bk 2, p. 118-9
15 Dec 1762 We the subscribers have appraised the estate of John Powell decd.
Included four negroes val. at £ 219.
Total val. £ 325.3.0.
Nathan Underwood, Thomas Burbage, Wm. Twyman
Returned and ordered recorded 15 Dec 1762 Culpeper Co., VA, Will Bk A, p. 354-5