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There are several possibilities for the origins of Elizabeth Powell, including Saxton-in-Elmet and Bramham, but she most likely came from Rothwell, as follows:
[POWE581] Thomas Powell (guess born c.1580) married (at Rothwell, 8th November 1608) [PETT582] Helen Pettingale. They had eight children born and baptised at Rothwell as follows:
11. [POWE592] Elizabeth (baptised 4th February 1609-10), latter lived or worked in Kirkgate, Leeds, married Christopher Brooke, see later;
Ann (baptised 8th March 1611-12). Ann (of Churchyard) married at Leeds, St. Peter, 28th April 1632) William Glendsover (of Milhill);
Richard (baptised 6th March 1614-15). Richard (of Rothwell) married (at Leeds, St. Peter, 13th December 1638) Elizabeth Lambert (of Leeds);
Helen (baptised 14th October 1617). Ellen (of Brigait) married at Leeds, St. Peter, 15th April 1640) Thomas Atkinson (of Milhill);
Isabel (baptised 10th July 1625);
William (baptised 17th August 1627), died at Rothwell (buried there 23rd September 1627);
Mary (baptised 20th December 1628), died at Rothwell (buried there 30th December 1628);
Mary (baptised 25th March 1630).
[POWE592] Elizabeth Powell (born 1610, daughter of Thomas) married (at Leeds, St. Peter, 6th May 1630) [BROK591] Christopher Brooke (see BROOKE).