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Samuel R. 'Sammy' Powers

 

Sammy Powers

Date of Birth: May 26, 1897, in Koss, Michigan

Date of Death: October 14, 1969, in Olney, Maryland  (72 years old)

Source:

The News - Published 10/16/69

He was one of the original members of the Green Bay Packers.  After football

he became a machinist.  He died at the Montgomery General Hospital in

Olney, Maryland

At the time of his death, he was living with his daughter in Clarksburg, Maryland.

He is buried in Marinette, Wisconsin.

 

Teams:

1921 Green Bay Packers (APFA)

College:

None