Lillian Mary Potter1

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     Lillian Mary Potter was born on 26 December 1868 at Saint Mary's Bay, Digby Co, NS.1 She was the daughter of Charles Edward Potter and Agnes MacDonald.1
Father*Charles Edward Potter1 b. c 1846
Mother*Agnes MacDonald1 b. 1847

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Lizzie Potter1

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     Lizzie Potter was born circa 1864 at Nova Scotia.1 She was the daughter of Benjamin Thomas Potter and Phoebe Ann Dowling.1
Father*Benjamin Thomas Potter1 b. 7 Nov 1833, d. 27 Nov 1919
Mother*Phoebe Ann Dowling1 b. 22 Feb 1834, d. 27 Jan 1912

Citations

  1. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, 15:B:19.1.
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Lloyd D Potter1

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     Lloyd D Potter was born in 1897.1 He was the son of John Douglas Potter Jr and Sabra Ann Potter.1 Lloyd D Potter died in 1900.1
Father*John Douglas Potter Jr1 b. 26 Apr 1853, d. 1939
Mother*Sabra Ann Potter1 b. 22 Apr 1855, d. 16 Aug 1941

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his grave stone.
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Lloyd Haliburton Potter1

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     Lloyd Haliburton Potter was born on 10 December 1889.1 He was the son of Edwin Wilmot Potter and Ella M Phinney.1
Father*Edwin Wilmot Potter1 b. c 1851, d. 10 Nov 1891
Mother*Ella M Phinney1 b. c 1861

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, 1901 census.
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Lottie M Potter1

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     Lottie M Potter was born on 27 July 1887 at Nova Scotia.2 She was the daughter of Charles Strong Potter and Eliza Jane Hicks.1
Father*Charles Strong Potter1 b. 21 Dec 1850, d. 6 Jun 1926
Mother*Eliza Jane Hicks1 b. 27 Mar 1860, d. 26 Feb 1948

Citations

  1. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, g, p. 1.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 11.
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Louella Edna Potter1

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     Louella Edna Potter was born on 16 November 1867 at Stevens Point, WI.2 She was the daughter of Joseph Thomas Potter and Mary Edna Allen.1 Louella Edna Potter died in 1871 at Chicago, Cook Co, IL.1
Father*Joseph Thomas Potter1 b. 23 May 1838, d. 1923
Mother*Mary Edna Allen1 b. 28 Nov 1847, d. 27 Feb 1918

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 60.
  2. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes.
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Louisa Potter1

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     Louisa Potter was born circa 1850 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.1 She was the daughter of Jeremiah Vanderbilt Potter and Sophia Chute.1
Father*Jeremiah Vanderbilt Potter1 b. 12 Feb 1821
Mother*Sophia Chute1 b. 20 Dec 1825, d. 17 Aug 1899

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, 1861 census.
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Louisa Maria Potter1

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     Louisa Maria Potter was born on 5 December 1841 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.3,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Potter and Sarah Ann Smith.2 Louisa Maria Potter married Jonas Wellington Rice, son of Capt Ebenezer Rice and Elizabeth Thomas, on 18 January 1870 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS. The marriage license related: Jonas Wellington Rice, age 25, bachelor, farmer, residence and born Smiths Cove, son of Eben and Elixa Rice, and Louisa Potter, age 27, spinster, residence Smiths Cove, daughter of Thomas and Sarah Ann Potter.4 Louisa Maria Potter died on 6 December 1942 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.5 She was buried after 6 December 1942 at Smiths Cove Cemetery, Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.6
     Her married name was Rice. She and Jonas Wellington Rice appeared on the census of 1881 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS; Jonas W Rice, male, married, age 35, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Lousa Maria, female, married, age 35, born Nova Scotia; George T Rice, male, age 6, born Nova Scotia; Eliza A Rice, female, widow, age 68, born Nova Scotia.7 Louisa Maria Potter and Jonas Wellington Rice resided between 1891 and 1901 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS.8,9
Father*Thomas Potter2 b. 11 Apr 1800, d. 7 Nov 1881
Mother*Sarah Ann Smith2 b. 7 Apr 1804, d. 29 Nov 1885

Children of Louisa Maria Potter and Jonas Wellington Rice

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 42, 67.
  2. [S1371] Letter, Denise J. Rice to George W. King, 1995-1997.
  3. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 134.
  4. [S1406] Certificate, Nova Scotia "Marriage Returns of Licenses and Marriages, 1864-1909" Digby County marriage, 1870, #120.
  5. [S1343] Timothy L. Sanford,.
  6. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, her grave stone.
  7. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist P Page 6 Family 27.
  8. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 1.
  9. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 31, p, p. 6.
  10. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 2.
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Louisa May Potter1

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     Louisa May Potter was born on 23 March 1873 at Massachusetts.1,2 She was the daughter of George Martin Potter and Anna Maria Cunningham.1 Louisa May Potter married John Keltie on 4 September 1918.3 Louisa May Potter died on 15 July 1932.3
     She appeared on the census of 1900 at Ward 16, Boston, MA; living with her parents.4 She appeared on the census of 1910 at Ward 16, Boston, MA; living with her mother.5 As of 4 September 1918,her married name was Keltie.3 She and John Keltie appeared on the census of 1920 at Plymouth, MA; in the household of Louisa's mother.6
Father*George Martin Potter1 b. 11 Dec 1843, d. 17 Jan 1909
Mother*Anna Maria Cunningham1 b. Feb 1851

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 60.
  2. [S1011] Census - US: 1880 - LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1254559 National Archives Film T9-0559 Page 472C.
  3. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes.
  4. [S1902] Census - US: 1900, p. 683:29B.
  5. [S600] Census - US: 1910, p. 620:128B.
  6. [S177] Census - US: 1920, p. 727:257A.
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Lucinda Potter1

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     Lucinda Potter was born on 12 July 1885 at Nova Scotia.2 She was the daughter of John Douglas Potter Jr and Sabra Ann Potter.1 Lucinda Potter married William Crousse, son of Wallace Fowler Crousse and Annabel Potter.1 Lucinda Potter died in 1936.3 She was buried after 1936 at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.3
     Her married name was Crousse.
Father*John Douglas Potter Jr1 b. 26 Apr 1853, d. 1939
Mother*Sabra Ann Potter1 b. 22 Apr 1855, d. 16 Aug 1941

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 86.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, h, p. 3.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, her grave stone.
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Lyman Potter1

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     Lyman Potter married Ina Averill, daughter of Edward Averill and Abbie Pollard.1 Lyman Potter was born on 13 March 1895 at Wilton, NH.1 He was the son of David Manning Potter and Jennie Abbott.1
Father*David Manning Potter1 b. 14 Jun 1866
Mother*Jennie Abbott1

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Maggie Sophia Potter1

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     Maggie Sophia Potter was born on 19 May 1873 at Plympton, Digby Co, NS.1 She was the daughter of Joshua Cogswell Potter and Charlotte Amelia Milbury.1 Maggie Sophia Potter married Charles G Clearland, son of Joseph H Clearland, on 11 January 1893 at Plympton, Digby Co, NS.1
     As of 11 January 1893,her married name was Clearland.1
Father*Joshua Cogswell Potter1 b. Aug 1850
Mother*Charlotte Amelia Milbury1 b. 1850

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Manning Roderick Potter1

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     Manning Roderick Potter was born on 7 September 1890 at Nova Scotia.2,3 He was the son of Avard Ernest Potter and Anna Irene Spinney.2 Manning Roderick Potter married Mary Elizabeth Potter, daughter of Edward Manoah Potter and Seraphina Berry, on 26 September 1917 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.4 Manning Roderick Potter died on 18 February 1973.5
Father*Avard Ernest Potter2 b. 16 Jan 1863, d. 21 Dec 1921
Mother*Anna Irene Spinney2 b. 4 Jun 1858, d. 25 Nov 1935

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 87, 122, 123.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 87.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 10.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  5. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 87, 122.
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Maria Potter1

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Child of Maria Potter and John H LeCain

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, Annapolis County marriage bonds.
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Maria Ellen Potter1

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     Maria Ellen Potter was born on 27 October 1857 at Yarmouth, Yarmouth Co, NS, age 13 in the 1871 census.1 She was the daughter of Jacob Potter and Mary J. Ring.1 Maria Ellen Potter married William Snow, son of Winthrop Snow, on 1 January 1878.1
     As of 1 January 1878,her married name was Snow.1 Maria Ellen Potter appeared on the census of 1881 at Port La Tour District, Shelburne Co, NS; William H Snow, male, married, age 31, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Fisherman; Mariah E Snow, female, married, age 23, born Nova Scotia; Florence Snow, female, age <1, born Nova Scotia; born: Jun; 10/12 Emma Snow, female, age 23, born Nova Scotia, Occ: School Teacher; Peninah Snow, female, age 64, born Nova Scotia.2
Father*Jacob Potter1 b. 10 Feb 1804, d. 8 Jun 1866
Mother*Mary J. Ring1

Citations

  1. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes.
  2. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375807 NAC C-13171 Dist 13 SubDist K Page 27 Family 146.
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Martha Potter1

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     Martha Potter was born on 9 April 1783.3 She was the daughter of Mary Farnsworth.2 Martha Potter was baptized on 16 October 1788 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.4 She married Thomas Rice, son of John Rice and Sarah Smith, at Nova Scotia; In the probate record for her father's estate, dated 15 April 1799, she was listed as Martha Rice the wife of Thomas Rice.1,5 Martha Potter died on 12 October 1847.6
     Her married name was Rice. She and Thomas Rice resided after 1808 at Bear River, NS.7,8
Mother*Mary Farnsworth2 b. 24 Feb 1752, d. 30 Jun 1790

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 119, 207.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  3. [S1390] Letter, Gerald A. Rice to George W. King, August 1996, p. 2.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, Parish Register of Trinity Anglican Church, Digby.
  5. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #3892, estate folio P7.
  6. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes.
  7. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 590.
  8. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 207.
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Mary Potter1

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     Mary Potter was born on 6 July 1867 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.2 She was the daughter of Robert M Potter and Mary Jane Wetherspoon.1 Mary Potter died on 6 November 1886.1
Father*Robert M Potter1 b. 22 Nov 1830, d. 6 Feb 1902
Mother*Mary Jane Wetherspoon1 b. 17 Apr 1835, d. 30 May 1906

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  2. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: #730749.
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Mary Potter1,2

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     Mary Potter was born on 7 February 1766, the LDS International Genealogical Index lists Mary's birth place as Clements, Nova Scotia in error. Clements was not established as early as 1766 and her father, Joseph Potter is thought to have settled in Nova Scotia c 1770. Mary was born and her mother died at Worcester, MA.3 She was baptized on 23 March 1766 at First Church, Worcester, MA.4 She married John Rice on 22 April 1785 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS; (21st per Rice Gen'l Register.)1,2
     Her married name was Rice.

Children of Mary Potter and John Rice

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 119.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 12.
  3. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  4. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 212.
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Mary Potter1

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     Mary Potter was born circa 1862 at Nova Scotia.1 She was the daughter of Benjamin Thomas Potter and Phoebe Ann Dowling.1
Father*Benjamin Thomas Potter1 b. 7 Nov 1833, d. 27 Nov 1919
Mother*Phoebe Ann Dowling1 b. 22 Feb 1834, d. 27 Jan 1912

Citations

  1. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, 15:B:19.1.
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Mary Ann Potter1

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     Mary Ann Potter was born in 1802.1 She was the daughter of Deacon Franklin Potter and Cynthia Boyce.2 Mary Ann Potter married Holland E Payson, son of Elisha Payson and Sarah McDormand.1 Mary Ann Potter died on 30 March 1875; at age 72.3 She was buried at Hilltop Cemetery, Westport, Digby Co, NS.3
     Her married name was Payson. She and Holland E Payson resided in April 1871 at Briar Island District, Digby Co, NS.4
Father*Deacon Franklin Potter2 b. 28 Apr 1781, d. 12 Jul 1851
Mother*Cynthia Boyce2 d. b 1813

Citations

  1. [S1361] Letter, Ross McCurdy to George W. King, August 1996, #102.
  2. [S1366] Letter, A. H. Potter to George W. King, December 1996, #700.
  3. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  4. [S1229] Census - Canada: 1871, Briar Island District, p. 7.
  5. [S1361] Letter, Ross McCurdy to George W. King, August 1996, #239.
  6. [S1361] Letter, Ross McCurdy to George W. King, August 1996, #240.
  7. [S1361] Letter, Ross McCurdy to George W. King, August 1996, #241.
  8. [S1361] Letter, Ross McCurdy to George W. King, August 1996, #242.
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Mary Ann Potter1

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     Mary Ann Potter was born on 1 January 1815 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1 She was the daughter of Aaron Potter and Susannah B. Purdy. Mary Ann Potter married James Edmund Harris Jefferson, son of Robert Jefferson and Sarah Harris, on 27 June 1839.2 Mary Ann Potter died on 31 May 1889.2 She was buried after 31 May 1889 at Mount Hope Cemetery, Bear River, Annapolis Co, NS.2
     Her married name was Jefferson.
Father*Aaron Potter b. 3 Sep 1786, d. 21 Sep 1860
Mother*Susannah B. Purdy b. 28 Feb 1787, d. 2 Mar 1874

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1556.
  2. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 967.
  3. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1556.3.
  4. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #2976, Annapolis County Probate Acts Books, vol. 2, p. 215 and Estate folio J33.
  5. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1825.
  6. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1827.
  7. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1826.
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Mary Ann Potter1

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     Mary Ann Potter was born on 14 December 1828 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 She was the daughter of John Potter and Mary Balcom. Mary Ann Potter married Christopher Gilliatt, son of Thomas Gilliatt, on 22 February 1849 at her father's home, Parish of Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.3 Mary Ann Potter died before 1902 as she was listed as deceased when her brother Robert's estate was probated.4
     Her married name was Gilliatt. She and Christopher Gilliatt resided in October 1866 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.5 Mary Ann Potter and Christopher Gilliatt appeared on the census of 1881 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS; Christopher Gilliatt, male, married, age 62, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer & Fish; Mary Ann Gilliatt, female, married, age 52, born Nova Scotia.6 Mary Ann Potter and Christopher Gilliatt resided on 9 April 1891 at Clements District, Annapolis Co, NS.7
Father*John Potter b. 17 Jan 1792, d. 15 Mar 1878
Mother*Mary Balcom b. 1796, d. 6 Jun 1852

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1043.6.
  2. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  3. [S1393] Clements, NS Parish Register, p. 25, #74.
  4. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #3142 - Annapolis County Probate Acts Books, vol. 3, p. 7 and Estate folio P142.
  5. [S1393] Clements, NS Parish Register, p. 46, #670.
  6. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist H Page 5 Family 25.
  7. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, g, p. 7.
  8. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, p. 372, #3142 - see probate acts books, vol. 3, p. 7 and estate folio P142.
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Mary Bertha Potter1

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     Mary Bertha Potter was born on 6 March 1864 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 She was the daughter of Anthony Potter and Elizabeth Evans Jefferson.1 Mary Bertha Potter married Charles Wright, son of William Wright, on 24 June 1884.3
     Mary Bertha Potter was also known as Bertha S Potter.2 Her married name was Wright.
Father*Anthony Potter1 b. 22 May 1816, d. 31 Jul 1890
Mother*Elizabeth Evans Jefferson1 b. 8 Mar 1824, d. 22 Jan 1876

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 58.
  2. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: p. 157, no. 40.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Mary Catherine Potter1

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     Mary Catherine Potter was born on 27 February 1831 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 She was the daughter of Rev Israel Potter and Catherine Ditmars. Mary Catherine Potter married Edward Jones, son of William Jones and Jerane Potter.1 Mary Catherine Potter died on 30 December 1867 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.3
     Her married name was Jones.
Father*Rev Israel Potter b. 7 Jan 1790, d. 26 Jun 1860
Mother*Catherine Ditmars b. 23 Aug 1796, d. 21 Feb 1872

Child of Mary Catherine Potter and Edward Jones

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1566.
  2. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, Nova Scotia Vital Statistics.
  4. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 59.
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Mary Catherine Potter1

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     Mary Catherine Potter was born on 16 April 1841 at Clementsport, Annapolis Co, NS.2 She was the daughter of Jacob Potter and Catherine Warne. Mary Catherine Potter married Captain Henry Webster.1 Mary Catherine Potter died in 1914.2
     Her married name was Webster.
Father*Jacob Potter b. 10 Feb 1804, d. 8 Jun 1866
Mother*Catherine Warne b. 1801, d. 1 Nov 1852

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1048.5.
  2. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes.
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Mary E Potter1

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     Mary E Potter was born in 1868.1 She was the daughter of Isaac Potter and Mary E Condon.1 Mary E Potter died on 6 September 1868 at Union Square, Kings Co, NS, at age 7 months of consumption.1
Father*Isaac Potter1 b. 16 Jan 1837, d. 10 Jun 1868
Mother*Mary E Condon1 b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Mary Eliza Potter1

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     Mary Eliza Potter was born on 3 January 1809 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.1 She was the daughter of Benjamin Potter and Jane Spurr. Mary Eliza Potter married Caleis Sulis on 4 February 1829 at Trinity Anglican Church, Digby, Digby Co, NS.2 Mary Eliza Potter died on 22 November 1847 at Hillsburgh, Digby Co, NS.1
     Her married name was Sulis.
Father*Benjamin Potter b. 11 Dec 1777, d. 25 Jun 1861
Mother*Jane Spurr b. 8 Jan 1778, d. 1 Mar 1865

Child of Mary Eliza Potter and Caleis Sulis

Citations

  1. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 51.
  2. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, their marriage record.
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Mary Elizabeth Potter1

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     Mary Elizabeth Potter was born on 10 April 1892 at Nova Scotia, age 9 in the 1901 census.3 She was the daughter of Edward Manoah Potter and Seraphina Berry.2 Mary Elizabeth Potter married Manning Roderick Potter, son of Avard Ernest Potter and Anna Irene Spinney, on 26 September 1917 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.4 Mary Elizabeth Potter died on 26 November 1966.4 She was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.5
Father*Edward Manoah Potter2 b. 4 Oct 1856, d. 3 May 1937
Mother*Seraphina Berry2 b. 22 Apr 1862, d. 16 Feb 1963

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 87, 88, 122, 123.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 88.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, h, p. 6.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  5. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, her grave stone.
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Mary Esther Potter1

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     Mary Esther Potter was born on 5 January 1876 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 She was the daughter of Zephaniah Murray Potter and Mary Esther Chute.1
Father*Zephaniah Murray Potter1 b. 5 Oct 1846
Mother*Mary Esther Chute1 b. 1 Dec 1839, d. 9 Jan 1876

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  2. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: p. 195, no. 70.
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Mary Jane Potter1

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     Mary Jane Potter was born on 26 November 1869 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.3,4,5 She was the daughter of Aaron Potter and Rebecca Potter.2 Mary Jane Potter married James Frederick Beeler, son of Frederick Beeler and Elizabeth (?), on 9 January 1890 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.1,6
     Her married name was Beeler.1 Mary Jane Potter and James Frederick Beeler resided in 1891 at Lequille District, Annapolis Co, NS.3
Father*Aaron Potter2 b. 27 Apr 1828, d. 2 Feb 1892
Mother*Rebecca Potter2 b. 13 Jun 1828, d. 18 Sep 1905

Citations

  1. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #1352 - Annapolis County Probate Will Books, vol. 5, p. 211 and Estate folio P119.
  2. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #1352 - see probate will books, vol. 5, p. 211 and estate folio P119.
  3. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, o, p. 34.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  5. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: p. 81, no. 104.
  6. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: p. 204, no. 5.
  7. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #1936, Annapolis County Probate Will Books, vol. 6, p. 350 and Estate folio B337.
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Mary Lavenia Potter1

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     Mary Lavenia Potter was born circa 1845.1 She was the daughter of John Henry Potter and Maria Gates.1 Mary Lavenia Potter married James Williams on 9 December 1880 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.2,3
     As of 9 December 1880,her married name was Williams.2 Mary Lavenia Potter appeared on the census of 1881 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS; as a married woman with her brother Amos.4
Father*John Henry Potter1 b. 2 Jul 1818, d. 21 Dec 1909
Mother*Maria Gates1 b. c 1817, d. 22 Mar 1876

Child of Mary Lavenia Potter and James Williams

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, Annapolis County marriage bonds.
  3. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: p. 125, no. 118.
  4. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist H Page 2 Family 7.
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Mary Louise Potter1

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     Mary Louise Potter was born on 7 April 1837 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2,3 She was the daughter of James Manning Potter and Sylvia Harris. Mary Louise Potter married William Henry Chute on 3 September 1856.4
     Her married name was Chute.
Father*James Manning Potter b. 7 Apr 1802, d. 27 Dec 1888
Mother*Sylvia Harris b. 16 Jul 1794, d. 15 Oct 1849

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1573.
  2. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  3. [S10344] David R. Hahn, , cites Potter family bible.
  4. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes.
  5. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1865.
  6. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1866.
  7. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1573.3.
  8. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1573.4.
  9. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1573.5.
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Mary M Potter1

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     Mary M Potter was born in 1852.1 She was the daughter of James Edward Potter and Mary M Ditmars.1 Mary M Potter died on 17 January 1859; at age 7 years.2 She was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.2
Father*James Edward Potter1 b. 10 Sep 1810, d. 1 Aug 1890
Mother*Mary M Ditmars b. 29 Dec 1814, d. 15 Mar 1864

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1555.8.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, her grave stone.
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Mary Magdeline Potter1

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     Mary Magdeline Potter was born on 25 October 1822 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.1 She was the daughter of Rev Israel Potter and Catherine Ditmars. Mary Magdeline Potter died on 10 May 1823; said to be the first person buried in the large cemetery at Clementsvale in land given by her father for burial purposes.2
Father*Rev Israel Potter b. 7 Jan 1790, d. 26 Jun 1860
Mother*Catherine Ditmars b. 23 Aug 1796, d. 21 Feb 1872

Citations

  1. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Mary Rice Potter1

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     Mary Rice Potter was born on 16 May 1796 at Nova Scotia.2,1 She was the daughter of Rev Israel Potter and Mary Rice. Mary Rice Potter married James Balcom, son of John Balcom and Ellen Gilmore, in 1816.3,4,1 Mary Rice Potter died on 2 October 1880.2
     Her married name was Balcom.
Father*Rev Israel Potter b. 28 Nov 1763, d. 17 Aug 1847
Mother*Mary Rice b. b 1768, d. 7 Mar 1849

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 206.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 37.
  3. [S1372] McCormick 1973, p. 1045.
  4. [S1286] Calnek, p. 470.
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Maude Wilmot Potter1

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     Maude Wilmot Potter was born on 20 August 1888.1 She was the daughter of Edwin Wilmot Potter and Ella M Phinney.1 Maude Wilmot Potter was baptized on 30 May 1889.1 She died in 1893.1
Father*Edwin Wilmot Potter1 b. c 1851, d. 10 Nov 1891
Mother*Ella M Phinney1 b. c 1861

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Maurice Alfred Potter1

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     Maurice Alfred Potter was born on 31 May 1893 at Nova Scotia.2 He was the son of Robert Jefferson Potter and Annie Milner Wright.1 Maurice Alfred Potter married Etta May Long, daughter of Valentine Long and Ella Fraser, in February 1920.3 Maurice Alfred Potter died on 4 October 1974 at Halifax, Halifax Co, NS.3
     He was also known as Morris A Potter.2
Father*Robert Jefferson Potter1 b. 25 Dec 1858, d. 5 Sep 1943
Mother*Annie Milner Wright1 b. 20 Jan 1866, d. 29 Jun 1948

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 86.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 10.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Mercy M Potter1

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     Mercy M Potter was born in 1847 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 She was the daughter of Josiah Spurr Potter and Louisa Barteaux. Mercy M Potter died in November 1851.3
Father*Josiah Spurr Potter b. 22 Feb 1810, d. 25 Nov 1890
Mother*Louisa Barteaux b. 15 Apr 1820, d. 14 May 1852

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1051.3.
  2. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  3. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 38.
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Merle Edna Potter1

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     Merle Edna Potter was born on 27 April 1880 at Wisconsin.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Joseph Thomas Potter and Mary Edna Allen.2 Merle Edna Potter married William Robert Lloyd on 31 July 1900.1 Merle Edna Potter died in March 1978 at Knoxville, Knox Co, TN; under the name Lloyd.4
     Her married name was Lloyd.
Father*Joseph Thomas Potter2 b. 23 May 1838, d. 1923
Mother*Mary Edna Allen2 b. 28 Nov 1847, d. 27 Feb 1918

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 60, 90.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 60.
  3. [S1011] Census - US: 1880 - LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1255442 National Archives Film T9-1442 Page 173B.
  4. [S45] US Social Security Administration, US SSDI.
  5. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 90.
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Mildred D. Potter1

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     Mildred D. Potter was born circa 1895 at Massachusetts.1 She is the daughter of George F. Potter and Kate Daniels.1
Father*George F. Potter1 b. 24 Sep 1865
Mother*Kate Daniels1

Citations

  1. [S600] Census - US: 1910, p. 585:133A.
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Milledge Vernon Potter1

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     Milledge Vernon Potter was born circa 1880 at Nova Scotia.4 He was the son of Hezekiah Gifford Potter and Adelaide Kempton.2,3 Milledge Vernon Potter married Mildred Stevenson.2 Milledge Vernon Potter died in July 1964.3
     He appeared on the census of 1901 at Carleton's Corner District, Annapolis Co, NS; unmarried and a servant.5
Father*Hezekiah Gifford Potter2 b. 2 Dec 1853
Mother*Adelaide Kempton3 b. 12 Jun 1856, d. 1934

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 87, 122.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 87.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  4. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Hessian Line District, Annapolis County, p. 43.
  5. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, x, p. 14.
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Minnie G Potter1

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     Minnie G Potter was born on 28 September 1862 at Nova Scotia.2 She was the daughter of Joshua Cogswell Potter and Clarissa Chute.1
     Minnie G Potter resided in 1881 at Hessian Line District, Annapolis Co, NS, with her parents.3 She was a dressmaker on 15 April 1891.4 She resided with her parents. on 15 April 1891 at Clementsvale District, Annapolis Co, NS.4
Father*Joshua Cogswell Potter1 b. 7 Jun 1833, d. 18 Apr 1913
Mother*Clarissa Chute1 b. 11 Mar 1837, d. 20 Aug 1891

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 86.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, h, p. 5.
  3. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Hessian Line District, Annapolis County, p. 43.
  4. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, h, p. 16.
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Moses Potter1

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     Moses Potter was born on 8 March 1823 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS, Ms McCormick has the birth year as 1833 in both manuscripts.2,3 He was the son of Aaron Potter and Susannah B. Purdy. Moses Potter died; young.2
Father*Aaron Potter b. 3 Sep 1786, d. 21 Sep 1860
Mother*Susannah B. Purdy b. 28 Feb 1787, d. 2 Mar 1874

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1041.12.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1040.12.
  3. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
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Moses J. Potter1

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     Moses J. Potter was born circa 1855 at Nova Scotia.2 He was the son of John Douglas Potter and Louisa Chute.1 Moses J. Potter married Laura M. Chute, daughter of Hyrum Marshall Chute and Melissa Chute, on 21 April 1896 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.3
     Moses J. Potter resided in 1881 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS, with his parents.2
Father*John Douglas Potter1 b. 20 Apr 1815, d. 2 Oct 1884
Mother*Louisa Chute1 b. c 1822, d. 24 Dec 1892

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 58.
  2. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Clementsport District, p. 52.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Muriel P Potter1

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     Muriel P Potter was born on 1 July 1889 at Nova Scotia.3 She was the daughter of Charles Strong Potter and Eliza Jane Hicks.2 Muriel P Potter married Carey Harris.2
     Her married name was Harris.
Father*Charles Strong Potter2 b. 21 Dec 1850, d. 6 Jun 1926
Mother*Eliza Jane Hicks2 b. 27 Mar 1860, d. 26 Feb 1948

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 86, 120.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 86.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 11.
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Naomi Ethalinda Potter1

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     Naomi Ethalinda Potter was born on 24 January 1849 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.2 She was the daughter of Jeremiah Vanderbilt Potter and Sophia Chute.1 Naomi Ethalinda Potter married Thomas Reuben Newcomb, son of Thomas Newcomb and Ruth (?), on 24 June 1894; no children.2
     Her married name was Newcomb. Naomi Ethalinda Potter resided in 1881 at Hessian Line District, Annapolis Co, NS, with her parents, enumerated as Ethel N Potter.3 She was a dressmaker on 14 April 1891.4 She resided with her parents. on 14 April 1891 at Clementsvale District, Annapolis Co, NS.4
Father*Jeremiah Vanderbilt Potter1 b. 12 Feb 1821
Mother*Sophia Chute1 b. 20 Dec 1825, d. 17 Aug 1899

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 58.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  3. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Hessian Line District, Annapolis County, p. 29.
  4. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, h, p. 14.
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Nellie May Potter1

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     Nellie May Potter was born on 24 May 1873 at Wisconsin.2,3 She was the daughter of Joseph Thomas Potter and Mary Edna Allen.2 Nellie May Potter married Matthew Nessler on 28 April 1897.1
     Her married name was Nessler.
Father*Joseph Thomas Potter2 b. 23 May 1838, d. 1923
Mother*Mary Edna Allen2 b. 28 Nov 1847, d. 27 Feb 1918

Child of Nellie May Potter and Matthew Nessler

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 60, 90.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 60.
  3. [S1011] Census - US: 1880 - LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1255442 National Archives Film T9-1442 Page 173B.
  4. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 90.
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Nelson R Potter1

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     Nelson R Potter was born circa 1858.1 He was the son of Reuben D Potter and Sarah Dyer Gilliatt.1 Nelson R Potter died on 11 November 1861; at age 3 years.1 He was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.1
Father*Reuben D Potter1 b. 9 Feb 1826, d. 29 Jul 1883
Mother*Sarah Dyer Gilliatt1 b. c 1825, d. 28 Dec 1895

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his grave stone.
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Nita Dolcie Potter1

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     Nita Dolcie Potter was born in 1916.1 She is the daughter of Earl Frederick Potter and Dolcie Hixon.1 Nita Dolcie Potter married 1st Howard T Simpson on 12 April 1937.1 Nita Dolcie Potter married Larayne B. Hingst circa 1940.1
     As of 12 April 1937,her married name was Simpson.1 As of circa 1940,her married name was Hingst.1
Father*Earl Frederick Potter1 b. Dec 1890, d. 1955
Mother*Dolcie Hixon1

Citations

  1. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes.
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Noble Aaron Potter1

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     Noble Aaron Potter was born on 8 September 1896 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.2 He was the son of Avard Ernest Potter and Anna Irene Spinney.1 Noble Aaron Potter married Maude Vera Lightziger on 2 November 1923.3 Noble Aaron Potter died in 1950.1 He was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.4 He died on 2 November 1950 at Upper Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.3
Father*Avard Ernest Potter1 b. 16 Jan 1863, d. 21 Dec 1921
Mother*Anna Irene Spinney1 b. 4 Jun 1858, d. 25 Nov 1935

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 87.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 10.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his grave stone.
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Noble S Potter1

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     Noble S Potter was born on 26 May 1864.2 He was the son of Joshua Cogswell Potter and Clarissa Chute.1 Noble S Potter died on 7 May 1885; at age 20.3 He was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.3
Father*Joshua Cogswell Potter1 b. 7 Jun 1833, d. 18 Apr 1913
Mother*Clarissa Chute1 b. 11 Mar 1837, d. 20 Aug 1891

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 86.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his grave stone.
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Nora Beatrice Potter1

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     Nora Beatrice Potter was born on 20 May 1873 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Thomas Melbourne Potter and Yolanda LeCain.1 Nora Beatrice Potter died on 10 August 1887; young.5
Father*Thomas Melbourne Potter1 b. 23 Oct 1846, d. 22 Jun 1894
Mother*Yolanda LeCain1 b. c 1849

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 88.
  2. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Hessian Line District, Annapolis County, p. 44.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, Nova Scotia B, M, D records.
  4. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: p. 137, no. 161.
  5. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Norris W Potter1

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     Norris W Potter was born circa 1880 at Nova Scotia.1 He was the son of George Whitefield Potter and Susan Mailing.1
Father*George Whitefield Potter1 b. 25 Jan 1851
Mother*Susan Mailing1 b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, h, p. 15.
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Olive Potter1

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     Olive Potter was born on 8 December 1820 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 She was the daughter of John Potter and Mary Balcom. Caleb Sulis married 2nd Olive Potter.1 She died in 1868 at sea, aboard the "Deering".1
     Her married name was Sulis.
Father*John Potter b. 17 Jan 1792, d. 15 Mar 1878
Mother*Mary Balcom b. 1796, d. 6 Jun 1852

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1043.3.
  2. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
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Oliver Ernest Potter1

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     Oliver Ernest Potter was born on 10 January 1898 at Nova Scotia.2 He was the son of John LeCain Potter and Ruth O Potter.1 Oliver Ernest Potter died on 8 July 1965; single.1
Father*John LeCain Potter1 b. 15 Jan 1861, d. c Aug 1934
Mother*Ruth O Potter1 b. 1 Sep 1856, d. 24 Oct 1937

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 87.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 7.
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Oratia Potter1

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     Oratia Potter was born circa 1857 at Nova Scotia.2 She was the daughter of John Douglas Potter and Louisa Chute.1 Oratia Potter died on 8 August 1881; at age 28 (sic .. 23?)3 She was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.3
Father*John Douglas Potter1 b. 20 Apr 1815, d. 2 Oct 1884
Mother*Louisa Chute1 b. c 1822, d. 24 Dec 1892

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 58.
  2. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Clementsport District, p. 52.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, her grave stone.
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Orilla M Potter1

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     Orilla M Potter was born on 19 August 1872 at Saint Mary's Bay, Digby Co, NS.1 She was the daughter of Charles Edward Potter and Agnes MacDonald.1
Father*Charles Edward Potter1 b. c 1846
Mother*Agnes MacDonald1 b. 1847

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Orinda Potter1

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     Orinda Potter was born in 1830, presumably at Westport, NS.1 She was the daughter of George Boice Potter and Sarah Payson.1 Orinda Potter married John Peters Jr, son of John Peters, between 1847 and 1850 at Westport, Digby Co, NS.1,2
     Her married name was Peters. Orinda Potter and John Peters Jr appeared on the census of 1871 at Briar Island District, Digby Co, NS.3 Orinda Potter appeared on the census of 1881 at Westport District, Digby Co, NS; John Peters, married, male, age 54, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Mariner; Dorinda Peters, married, female, age 51, born Nova Scotia; Ernest Peters, male, age 12, born Nova Scotia; Edith Peters, female, age 9, born Nova Scotia.4
Father*George Boice Potter1 b. b 9 Dec 1806, d. Apr 1893
Mother*Sarah Payson1 b. Jul 1807, d. 2 Oct 1870

Child of Orinda Potter and John Peters Jr

Citations

  1. [S1366] Letter, A. H. Potter to George W. King, December 1996, #730.2.
  2. [S1412] Nova Scotia "Registration of Births, 1864-1876" Digby County, Microfilm of records held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia LDS film 1298667, 1298668, 1867-1868, #355 (unknown file date).
  3. [S1229] Census - Canada: 1871, Briar Island District, p. 30.
  4. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist F Page 18 Family 88.
  5. [S1406] Certificate, Nova Scotia "Marriage Returns of Licenses and Marriages, 1864-1909" Digby County marriage, 1874, #120.
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Rachel E Potter1

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     Rachel E Potter was born in 1845.1 She was the daughter of James Edward Potter and Mary M Ditmars.1 Rachel E Potter died on 22 August 1859; at age 14 years.2 She was buried after 22 August 1859 at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.2
Father*James Edward Potter1 b. 10 Sep 1810, d. 1 Aug 1890
Mother*Mary M Ditmars1 b. 29 Dec 1814, d. 15 Mar 1864

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1555.5.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, her grave stone.
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Ralph Kimball Potter1

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     Ralph Kimball Potter was born in 1922.1 He is the son of Earl Frederick Potter and Dolcie Hixon.1 Ralph Kimball Potter died in 1947.1
Father*Earl Frederick Potter1 b. Dec 1890, d. 1955
Mother*Dolcie Hixon1

Citations

  1. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes.
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Ralph Nelson Potter1

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     Ralph Nelson Potter was born on 23 February 1884 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.3 He was the son of Beniah Potter and Phoebe Ruggles.2 Ralph Nelson Potter married Esther Simpson, daughter of John Simpson and Addie Ruggles, in July 1913.3 Ralph Nelson Potter died on 24 January 1956 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.4 He was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.4
Father*Beniah Potter2 b. 3 Dec 1850, d. 1925
Mother*Phoebe Ruggles2 b. 7 Sep 1860, d. 25 Feb 1961

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 86, 121.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 86.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his obituary.
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Rebecca Potter1

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     Rebecca Potter was born on 18 June 1826 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.2,3 She was the daughter of Rev Israel Potter and Catherine Ditmars. Rebecca Potter and Richard Harding Sanford married 1st on 25 March 1847.4 Rebecca Potter died in 1866.1
     Her married name was Sanford. She resided between 1847 and 1866 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1
Father*Rev Israel Potter b. 7 Jan 1790, d. 26 Jun 1860
Mother*Catherine Ditmars b. 23 Aug 1796, d. 21 Feb 1872

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 59.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1564.
  3. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  5. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: p. 177, no. 76.
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Rebecca Potter1

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     Rebecca Potter was born on 13 June 1828 at Nova Scotia.3 She was the daughter of Benjamin Potter.2 Rebecca Potter married Aaron Potter, son of Aaron Potter and Susannah B. Purdy, on 18 January 1851 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS; or 18 Jan 1852 as a marriage bond was issued 26 Jan 1852.2 Rebecca Potter died on 18 September 1905 at age 77. Although Ms McCormick reports Rebecca's death in 1892, she was enumerated in the 1901 census.1 She was buried after 18 September 1905 at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.4
     Her married name was Potter. She and Aaron Potter appeared on the census of 1881 at Hessian Line District, Annapolis Co, NS; Aaron Potter, male, married, age 53, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Rebecca Potter, female, married, age 53, born Nova Scotia; Ruth O Potter, female, born 24, born Nova Scotia; Benjamin E Potter, male, born 22, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Avard E Potter, male, born 18, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Mary S Potter, female, born 11, born Nova Scotia.5 Rebecca Potter and Aaron Potter resided on 8 April 1891 at Clementsvale District, Annapolis Co, NS.6 Rebecca Potter resided in April 1901 at Clementsvale District, Annapolis Co, NS, with her son Avard and his family.3
Father*Benjamin Potter2

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 36.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 10.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, her grave stone.
  5. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist I Page 44 Family 201.
  6. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 36, h, p. 3.
  7. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #1352 - see probate will books, vol. 5, p. 211 and estate folio P119.
  8. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1838.
  9. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1841.
  10. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1840.
  11. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1839.
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Reginald Eugene Potter1

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     Reginald Eugene Potter was born on 21 April 1889 at Nova Scotia.3 He was the son of John Douglas Potter Jr and Sabra Ann Potter.2 Reginald Eugene Potter married Nellie Mildred Mailing, daughter of Charles Slocombe Maling and Amanda Maude Berry, on 6 March 1912.4 Reginald Eugene Potter died on 18 April 1971.4
Father*John Douglas Potter Jr2 b. 26 Apr 1853, d. 1939
Mother*Sabra Ann Potter2 b. 22 Apr 1855, d. 16 Aug 1941

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 86, 121, 122.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 86.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, h, p. 3.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Reigh Wilmot Potter1

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     Reigh Wilmot Potter was born circa 1886.1 He was the son of Edwin Wilmot Potter and Ella M Phinney.2 Reigh Wilmot Potter died on 16 July 1888; at age 17 months, 10 days.1 He was buried at Clementsport United Cemetery, Clementsport, Annapolis Co, NS.1
Father*Edwin Wilmot Potter2 b. c 1851, d. 10 Nov 1891
Mother*Ella M Phinney2 b. c 1861

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his grave stone.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, Annapolis County marriage bonds.
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Reuben D Potter1

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     Reuben D Potter was born on 9 February 1826 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.2,3 He was the son of Aaron Potter and Susannah B. Purdy. Reuben D Potter married Sarah Dyer Gilliatt, daughter of John Gilliatt, on 24 January 1850. Potter and Chute genealogies say that Reuben and Sarah had seven children. Therefore, Charles Potter seems suspect. Note that he was not mentioned in Reuben Potter's will in 1883.4 Reuben D Potter was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.5 He died on 29 July 1883 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.6
     He and Sarah Dyer Gilliatt resided in 1861 at Hessian Line, Clements, Annapolis Co, NS, where Reuben Potter was enumerated as a married male age 30 to 40 as was his wife. They had five children listed: one male age 10 to 15 years, two females age 5 to 10 years, one male age 2 to 3 years, and one male less than one year.7 Reuben D Potter and Sarah Dyer Gilliatt appeared on the census of 1881 at Hessian Line District, Annapolis Co, NS; Ruben Potter, male, married, age 55, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Sarah D Potter, female, married, age 56, born Nova Scotia; Beniah W Potter, male, age 30, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; David F Potter, male, age 19, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer.8 Reuben D Potter left a will on 11 July 1883 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS, which was recorded 13 Aug 1883: LWT of Reuben Potter of Clements, farmer. Wife: Sarah Dyer Potter. Children: David Freeman, Beniah Watson, Celestia S. Wright wife of Edward E. Wright and Sabra A. Potter wife of John Douglas Potter. Pews in both Baptist and Wesleyan Meeting Houses.6
Father*Aaron Potter b. 3 Sep 1786, d. 21 Sep 1860
Mother*Susannah B. Purdy b. 28 Feb 1787, d. 2 Mar 1874

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 58.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1559.
  3. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  5. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his grave stone.
  6. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #1183 - Annapolis county Probate Will Books, vol. 5, p. 1 and Estate folio P102.
  7. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, 1861 census, Hessian line, PD 9, abstract 1, line 29.
  8. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist I Page 43 Family 198.
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Robert Jefferson Potter1

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     Robert Jefferson Potter was born on 25 December 1858 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS, age 41 in the 1901 census.3,4 He was the son of Anthony Potter and Elizabeth Evans Jefferson.2 Robert Jefferson Potter married Annie Milner Wright, daughter of Thomas A. Wright and Wealthy W Milner, on 12 March 1884 at Virginia, Annapolis Co, NS.5 Robert Jefferson Potter died on 5 September 1943.4 He was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.6
     He resided in 1881 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS, with his parents.7 He was a farmer between 1891 and 1901.8,3 He and Annie Milner Wright resided on 6 April 1891 at Clements District, Annapolis Co, NS.8 Robert Jefferson Potter and Annie Milner Wright resided in April 1901 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS.3
Father*Anthony Potter2 b. 22 May 1816, d. 31 Jul 1890
Mother*Elizabeth Evans Jefferson2 b. 8 Mar 1824, d. 22 Jan 1876

Child of Robert Jefferson Potter

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 57, 85.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 57.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 10.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  5. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: p. 156, no. 16.
  6. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his grave stone.
  7. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Clementsport District, p. 25.
  8. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, g, p. 1.
  9. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 86.
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Robert M Potter1

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     Robert M Potter was born on 22 November 1830 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 He was the son of John Potter and Mary Balcom. Robert M Potter married Mary Jane Wetherspoon on 6 July 1866 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.3 Robert M Potter died on 6 February 1902 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.4 The estate was probated on 16 April 1902 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS; with a letter of administration to his brother Samuel Potter. Widow Mary Jane Potter. Siblings: Samuel Potter, John H Potter, William Potter, James D Potter, Mary A Gilliatt deceased, Helen Carty deceased. Children of Mary A Gilliatt: George Gilliatt of Clements, William Gilliatt of Chelsea, MA, James Gilliatt of Paris, France, Oscar Gilliatt of Beverly, MA, Helen or Minnie Gates of Chelsea, MA, Fannie Balcom the wife of Elisha Balcom of Upper Clements, Maud or Pauline Sa?? of MA. Children of Helen Carty: Mary E Locke of Leominster, MA, Emma Sim?? of Chelsea, MA, Ellen Downie of Swampscott, MA, Sarah Pepper of Malden, MA, Alice Fleet deceased son of Roland Fleet.4
     He and Mary Jane Wetherspoon appeared on the census of 1881 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS; Robt Potter, male, married, age 52, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farm & Fisherman; Mary Jane Potter, female, married, age 52, born Nova Scotia.5 Robert M Potter and Mary Jane Wetherspoon resided in April 1901 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS.2
Father*John Potter b. 17 Jan 1792, d. 15 Mar 1878
Mother*Mary Balcom b. 1796, d. 6 Jun 1852

Child of Robert M Potter and Mary Jane Wetherspoon

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1043.7.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 5.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  4. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #3142 - Annapolis County Probate Acts Books, vol. 3, p. 7 and Estate folio P142.
  5. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist H Page 7 Family 39.
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Roland Cecil Potter1

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     Roland Cecil Potter was born on 19 February 1900 at Nova Scotia.3 He was the son of Edward Manoah Potter and Seraphina Berry.2 Roland Cecil Potter and Mary Catherine Amero married 1st, daughter of John Timothy Amero, on 25 November 1925.1 Roland Cecil Potter died on 3 October 1944 at Lake Mulgrave, NS.4 He was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.5
Father*Edward Manoah Potter2 b. 4 Oct 1856, d. 3 May 1937
Mother*Seraphina Berry2 b. 22 Apr 1862, d. 16 Feb 1963

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 88, 123.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 88.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, h, p. 6.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  5. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his grave stone.
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Rosa B Potter1

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     Rosa B Potter was born on 24 July 1877 at Nova Scotia.2,3 She was the daughter of Joshua Cogswell Potter and Clarissa Chute.1 Rosa B Potter married William Berry.4
     Her married name was Berry.4
Father*Joshua Cogswell Potter1 b. 7 Jun 1833, d. 18 Apr 1913
Mother*Clarissa Chute1 b. 11 Mar 1837, d. 20 Aug 1891

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 86.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, h, p. 16.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  4. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #3927, Annapolis County Probate Acts Books, vol. 3 and Estate folio P179.
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Roscoe Lee Potter1

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     Roscoe Lee Potter was born on 18 April 1872 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.2,3 He was the son of Joshua Cogswell Potter and Clarissa Chute.1 Roscoe Lee Potter married Laura (?)4 Roscoe Lee Potter died in 1936.5
     He resided with his parents. on 15 April 1891 at Clementsvale District, Annapolis Co, NS.6
Father*Joshua Cogswell Potter1 b. 7 Jun 1833, d. 18 Apr 1913
Mother*Clarissa Chute1 b. 11 Mar 1837, d. 20 Aug 1891

Child of Roscoe Lee Potter and Laura (?)

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 86.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, Nova Scotia vital records.
  3. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: p. 118, no. 154.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, 1900 US census.
  5. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  6. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, h, p. 16.
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Russell Potter1

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     Russell Potter was born in December 1899 at Boston, MA.1 He was the son of Roscoe Lee Potter and Laura (?)1
Father*Roscoe Lee Potter1 b. 18 Apr 1872, d. 1936
Mother*Laura (?)1 b. Aug 1877

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, 1900 US census.
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Ruth O Potter1,2

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     Ruth O Potter was born on 1 September 1856 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS, Ruth O Potter declared age 29, born Clementsvale and living at Clementsvale at her marriage in 1885.1 She was the daughter of Aaron Potter and Rebecca Potter.3 Ruth O Potter married John LeCain Potter, son of John Potter and Elcey (?), on 18 November 1885 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.4,2 Ruth O Potter died on 24 October 1937.4
     She was also known as Ruth H Potter.5 She was also known as Oratia Ruth Potter.3,4 She resided in 1881 at Hessian Line District, Annapolis Co, NS, enumerated as Ruth O Potter, with her parents.6 She and John LeCain Potter resided in April 1901 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS.1
Father*Aaron Potter3 b. 27 Apr 1828, d. 2 Feb 1892
Mother*Rebecca Potter3 b. 13 Jun 1828, d. 18 Sep 1905

Citations

  1. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 7.
  2. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: p. 169, no. 93.
  3. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1841.
  4. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 87.
  5. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #1352 - Annapolis County Probate Will Books, vol. 5, p. 211 and Estate folio P119.
  6. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Hessian Line District, Annapolis County, p. 44.
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Sabra Ann Potter1

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     Sabra Ann Potter was born on 22 April 1855 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS, she declared age 26, born at Clementsvale and living at Clementsvale at her marriage in 1880.3 She was the daughter of Reuben D Potter and Sarah Dyer Gilliatt.2 Sabra Ann Potter married John Douglas Potter Jr, son of John Douglas Potter and Louisa Chute, on 27 October 1880 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.4,5 Sabra Ann Potter died on 16 August 1941 at Bear River, NS.6 She was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.7
     She and John Douglas Potter Jr appeared on the census of 1881 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS; with his parents: John D Potter, male, married, age 66, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Lucinda Potter, female, married, age 60, born Nova Scotia; J Douglas Potter, male, married, age 28, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Moses Potter, male, age 25, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Haratie E Potter, female, age 23, born Nova Scotia; Charles Potter, male, age 21, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Sabra Potter, female, married, age 26, born Nova Scotia.8 Sabra Ann Potter and John Douglas Potter Jr resided in 1891 at Milford, Annapolis Co, NS.9 Sabra Ann Potter and John Douglas Potter Jr resided in April 1901 at Clementsvale District, Annapolis Co, NS.3
Father*Reuben D Potter2 b. 9 Feb 1826, d. 29 Jul 1883
Mother*Sarah Dyer Gilliatt2 b. c 1825, d. 28 Dec 1895

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 58, 86.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 58.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, h, p. 3.
  4. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 58, 87.
  5. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: p. 122, no. 78.
  6. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  7. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, her grave stone.
  8. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist H Page 51 Family 262.
  9. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, 1891 census.
  10. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 86.
  11. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his grave stone.
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Captain Samuel Potter1

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     Captain Samuel Potter was born on 8 December 1835 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 He was the son of John Potter and Mary Balcom. Captain Samuel Potter married Alice Woodbury, daughter of John G Woodbury, on 29 September 1879.3 Captain Samuel Potter died on 26 October 1909 at Clementsport, Annapolis Co, NS.4 He was buried at Clementsport United Cemetery, Clementsport, Annapolis Co, NS.5
     He was a merchant in 1881.6 He and Alice Woodbury appeared on the census of 1881 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS; Samuel Potter, married, male, age 44, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Merchant; Alice Potter, female, married, age 26, born Nova Scotia.7 Captain Samuel Potter and Alice Woodbury resided on 17 April 1891 at Clements District, Annapolis Co, NS.8 Captain Samuel Potter was a general merchant in April 1901.2 He and Alice Woodbury resided in April 1901 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS.2 Captain Samuel Potter left a will on 7 February 1908 at Clementsport, Annapolis Co, NS, which was recorded 29 Oct 1909: LWT of Samuel Potter of Clementsport, merchant, dated 7 Feb 1908. Wife: Alice L. Potter. Nephews: James L. and Amos G. Potter.4
Father*John Potter b. 17 Jan 1792, d. 15 Mar 1878
Mother*Mary Balcom b. 1796, d. 6 Jun 1852

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1043.9.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 3.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, Annapolis County marriage bonds.
  4. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #1720, Annapolis County Probate Will Books, vol. 6, p. 31 and Estate folio P163.
  5. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his grave stone.
  6. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Clementsport District, p. 21.
  7. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist H Page 21 Family 115.
  8. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, g, pp. 23, 24.
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Sapheonas Potter1

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     Sapheonas Potter was born on 26 December 1875 at Nova Scotia.2 He was the son of George Whitefield Potter and Susan Mailing.1
Father*George Whitefield Potter1 b. 25 Jan 1851
Mother*Susan Mailing1 b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, h, p. 15.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Sarah Potter1

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     Sarah Potter was born in 1832 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 She was the daughter of John Potter and Mary Balcom. Sarah Potter died in 1846; at age 14 years, six months.3
Father*John Potter b. 17 Jan 1792, d. 15 Mar 1878
Mother*Mary Balcom b. 1796, d. 6 Jun 1852

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1043.8.
  2. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Sarah Potter1

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     Sarah Potter died in 1841.1 She was born in 1841.1 She was the daughter of John Douglas Potter and Louisa Chute.1
Father*John Douglas Potter1 b. 20 Apr 1815, d. 2 Oct 1884
Mother*Louisa Chute1 b. c 1822, d. 24 Dec 1892

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 58.
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Sarah Potter1

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     Sarah Potter was born on 17 December 1798 at Nova Scotia.2,1 She was the daughter of Rev Israel Potter and Mary Rice. Sarah Potter married Josiah Morse Spurr, son of Michael Spurr and Diadama Morse, before 5 November 1822 at Nova Scotia.3,1 Sarah Potter married 2nd Harris Harding Miller on 29 October 1868 at Phinney Mountain, Annapolis Co, NS.3,4 Sarah Potter died on 14 July 1885 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.3 She was buried at Goat Island Baptist Church Cemetery, Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.5
     Her married name was Spurr. Her married name was Miller. Is this the Sarah Miller, age 83, who was enumerated in the 1881 census at Bridgetown?6
Father*Rev Israel Potter b. 28 Nov 1763, d. 17 Aug 1847
Mother*Mary Rice b. b 1768, d. 7 Mar 1849

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 206.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 37.
  3. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 925.
  4. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: p. 26, no. 25.
  5. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 927.
  6. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist D Page 23 Family 117.
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Sarah Caroline Potter1

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     Sarah Caroline Potter was born circa 1840, presumably at Westport, NS.1 She was the daughter of George Boice Potter and Sarah Payson.1 Sarah Caroline Potter married Jesse Peters, son of John Peters, in 1856 at Westport, Digby Co, NS.2
     Her married name was Peters. Sarah Caroline Potter and Jesse Peters appeared on the census of 1871 at Briar Island District, Digby Co, NS.3 Sarah Caroline Potter and Jesse Peters appeared on the census of 1881 at Westport District, Digby Co, NS; Jessie Peters, married, male, age 43, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Fisherman; Sarah Peters, married, female, age 40, born Nova Scotia; Jessie Peters, female, age 18, born Nova Scotia, Occ: School Teacher; Annie Peters, female, age 14, born Nova Scotia; Elbridge Peters, male, age 5, born Nova Scotia; Etta Peters, female, age 3, born Nova Scotia; John Peters, male, age 87, born Nova Scotia.4
Father*George Boice Potter1 b. b 9 Dec 1806, d. Apr 1893
Mother*Sarah Payson1 b. Jul 1807, d. 2 Oct 1870

Citations

  1. [S1366] Letter, A. H. Potter to George W. King, December 1996, #730.5.
  2. [S1412] Nova Scotia "Registration of Births, 1864-1876" Digby County, Microfilm of records held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia LDS film 1298667, 1298668, 1868-1869, #87 (unknown file date).
  3. [S1229] Census - Canada: 1871, Briar Island District, p. 30.
  4. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist F Page 24 Family 124.
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Sarah E Potter1

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     Sarah E Potter was born on 5 September 1885 at Nova Scotia.1 She was the daughter of Charles Strong Potter and Eliza Jane Hicks.2
     Sarah E Potter was also known as Sadie Potter.2
Father*Charles Strong Potter2 b. 21 Dec 1850, d. 6 Jun 1926
Mother*Eliza Jane Hicks2 b. 27 Mar 1860, d. 26 Feb 1948

Citations

  1. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 11.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, g, p. 1.
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Sarah Elizabeth Potter1,2

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Child of Sarah Elizabeth Potter and William Warren

Citations

  1. [S77] Obituary/Newspaper Item, Digby Courier, 29 May 1947.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 35 overleaf.
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Sarah Ella Potter1

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     Sarah Ella Potter was born on 25 December 1859 at Nova Scotia.1 She was the daughter of John Henry Potter and Maria Gates.1 Sarah Ella Potter married Richard I. S. Ingham on 26 October 1884 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.2
     Sarah Ella Potter resided in 1881 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS, with her brother Amos.3 As of 26 October 1884,her married name was Ingham.2 She resided in April 1901 at Clementsport District, Annapolis Co, NS, with her brother James L Potter and enumerated as a married woman, not a widow.4
Father*John Henry Potter1 b. 2 Jul 1818, d. 21 Dec 1909
Mother*Maria Gates1 b. c 1817, d. 22 Mar 1876

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, 1901 census.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, Annapolis County marriage bonds.
  3. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist H Page 2 Family 7.
  4. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 8.
  5. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Sarah S Potter1

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     Sarah S Potter was born on 15 September 1848 at Clementsport, Annapolis Co, NS.2,3 She was the daughter of James Edward Potter and Mary M Ditmars.1 Sarah S Potter was baptized on 23 December 1863.2 She married Jeremiah Smith, son of Jeremiah Smith, on 15 September 1885 at Bear River, NS; Jeremiah Smith, widower, age 48, gentleman.3
     As of 15 September 1885,her married name was Smith.2
Father*James Edward Potter1 b. 10 Sep 1810, d. 1 Aug 1890
Mother*Mary M Ditmars b. 29 Dec 1814, d. 15 Mar 1864

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1555.6.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  3. [S1406] Certificate, Nova Scotia "Marriage Returns of Licenses and Marriages, 1864-1909" Digby County marriage, 1885, #35.
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Sarah Sophia Potter1

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     Sarah Sophia Potter was born on 4 October 1841.2,1 She was the daughter of Anthony Potter and Elizabeth Evans Jefferson.1 Sarah Sophia Potter married Henry Albert Purdy on 14 September 1864 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.3,4
     Her married name was Purdy. Sarah Sophia Potter and Henry Albert Purdy appeared on the census of 1881 at Hillsburgh District, Digby Co, NS; Albert Purdy, male, married, age 39, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Sarah Purdy, female, married, age 39, born Nova Scotia; Edmund M Purdy, male, age 15, born Nova Scotia; Lisie Purdy, female, age 12, born Nova Scotia; Herbert L Purdy, male, age 10, born Nova Scotia; Ralph Purdy, male, age 6, born Nova Scotia; Harry A Purdy, male, age 5, born Nova Scotia; Clara Purdy, female, age 3, born Nova Scotia.5 Sarah Sophia Potter and Henry Albert Purdy resided on 14 April 1891 at Hillsburgh District, Digby Co, NS.2
Father*Anthony Potter1 b. 22 May 1816, d. 31 Jul 1890
Mother*Elizabeth Evans Jefferson1 b. 8 Mar 1824, d. 22 Jan 1876

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 57.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 1, p. 23.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  4. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: p. 161, no. 193.
  5. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist A Page 7 Family 38.
  6. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, p. 23.
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Sheldon Alfonso Potter1

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     Sheldon Alfonso Potter was born on 24 March 1896 at Nova Scotia.3 He was the son of Benjamin Eber Potter and Elizabeth Althea Morse.2 Sheldon Alfonso Potter married Jennie May Pulley, daughter of Arthur Pulley and Myrtle Trimper.2 Sheldon Alfonso Potter died on 24 March 1968 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.4
Father*Benjamin Eber Potter2 b. 12 Jan 1859, d. 23 Jul 1944
Mother*Elizabeth Althea Morse2 b. 14 Apr 1858, d. 17 Jul 1930

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 87, 122.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 87.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, g, p. 10.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Solomon Bernard Potter1

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     Solomon Bernard Potter was born in 1853.2 He was the son of David Henry Potter and Mary Elizabeth Bacon.1 Solomon Bernard Potter died on 1 September 1856.2 He was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS, at age 3 years.2
Father*David Henry Potter1 b. 2 May 1819, d. 22 May 1858
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Bacon1 b. 26 Jan 1819, d. 30 Sep 1895

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 58.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his grave stone.
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Sophia Amelia Potter1

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     Sophia Amelia Potter was born on 10 July 1858 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.2 She was the daughter of Jeremiah Vanderbilt Potter and Sophia Chute.1 Sophia Amelia Potter died on 27 January 1872.3 She died on 2 January 1877; there is much uncertainty about Sophia Amelia. Walker cites Digby County marriage bonds for a wedding of a Sophia Amelia Potter to Robert Taylor at Bear River. Was there another Sophia Amelia? Or did the marriage bond include the name of her father?4 She was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.4
Father*Jeremiah Vanderbilt Potter1 b. 12 Feb 1821
Mother*Sophia Chute1 b. 20 Dec 1825, d. 17 Aug 1899

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 58.
  2. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, History of the Potter Family, 1967, Marion B McCormick.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, her grave stone.
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Stanley Potter1

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     Stanley Potter was born circa 1869, age 2 in the 1871 census, not in the 1881 census, probably died young.1,2 He was the son of Frederick Judson Potter and Margaret Bath.1
Father*Frederick Judson Potter1 b. 26 Feb 1835
Mother*Margaret Bath1 b. 20 Aug 1846

Citations

  1. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes.
  2. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375807 NAC C-13171 Dist 14 SubDist C Div 2 Page 50 Family 263.
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Stanley C Potter1

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     Stanley C Potter was born on 25 July 1890 at Nova Scotia.1 He was the son of David Freeman Potter and Dora E Wallace.1 Stanley C Potter married Jennie Foley circa 1909 at Portland, ME.2
Father*David Freeman Potter1 b. 11 Nov 1861
Mother*Dora E Wallace1 b. 26 Nov 1863

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, h, p. 12.
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Stella Potter1

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     Stella Potter was born circa 1877 at Plympton, Digby Co, NS, age 4 in the 1881 census and age 14 in the 1891 census.1 She was the daughter of Joshua Cogswell Potter and Charlotte Amelia Milbury.1
Father*Joshua Cogswell Potter1 b. Aug 1850
Mother*Charlotte Amelia Milbury1 b. 1850

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Stewart Hastings Potter1

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     Stewart Hastings Potter was born on 7 May 1889 at Nova Scotia, age 11 in the 1901 census.2,3 He was the son of Edward Manoah Potter and Seraphina Berry.2 Stewart Hastings Potter married Gladys Frances Simpson, daughter of George Joshua Simpson and Elizabeth May Wright, on 27 October 1915.4 Stewart Hastings Potter died on 25 September 1985 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.5
Father*Edward Manoah Potter2 b. 4 Oct 1856, d. 3 May 1937
Mother*Seraphina Berry2 b. 22 Apr 1862, d. 16 Feb 1963

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 88, 121, 123, 164.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 88.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, h, p. 6.
  4. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 88, 123.
  5. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Susan Amanda Potter1

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     Susan Amanda Potter was born on 26 February 1826 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.2,3 She was the daughter of Joseph Potter and Margaret Ann Balcom. Susan Amanda Potter married Benjamin James Harris on 11 September 1845 at Saint Edwards Anglican Church, Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.4,5 Susan Amanda Potter died on 10 January 1902.4
     Her married name was Harris. She and Benjamin James Harris appeared on the census of 1881 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS; Benjamin Harris, male, married, age 64, born Digby, Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Amanda Harris, female, married, age 54, born Annapolis, Nova Scotia; Christopher P Harris, male, age 28, born Digby, Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Thedosia Harris, female, age 24, born Digby, Nova Scotia; Eliza E Harris, female, age 22, born Digby, Nova Scotia; Florance N Harris, female, age 20, born Digby, Nova Scotia; Susan Harris, female, age 14, born Digby, Nova Scotia; Berty A Harris, female, age 16, born Digby, Nova Scotia; Carry Harris, female, age 12, born Digby, Nova Scotia; Lottie Harris, female, age 10, born Digby, Nova Scotia.6 Susan Amanda Potter and Benjamin James Harris resided on 18 April 1891 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS.7
Father*Joseph Potter b. 31 Jan 1794, d. 19 Oct 1829
Mother*Margaret Ann Balcom b. c 1798, d. 1853

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, p. 1571.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1571.
  3. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  4. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 42.
  5. [S1393] Clements, NS Parish Register, p. 12, #35.
  6. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist P Page 11 Family 57.
  7. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 8.
  8. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 59.
  9. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 60.
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Susan Ann Potter1

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     Susan Ann Potter was born on 25 April 1851.3 She was the daughter of John Douglas Potter and Louisa Chute.2 Susan Ann Potter married Hezekiah Gifford Potter, son of Aaron Potter and Rebecca Potter, on 29 September 1878.3 Susan Ann Potter died on 8 April 1879; at age 26 years.4 She was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.5
     Her married name was Potter.
Father*John Douglas Potter2 b. 20 Apr 1815, d. 2 Oct 1884
Mother*Louisa Chute2 b. c 1822, d. 24 Dec 1892

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 58, 87.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 58.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, his grave stone.
  5. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes, her grave stone.
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Susan Bernice Potter1

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     Susan Bernice Potter was born on 28 May 1856 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.3,4 She was the daughter of Jeremiah Vanderbilt Potter and Sophia Chute.2 Susan Bernice Potter married Frederick P. Jones, son of Edward Jones and Mary Catherine Potter, on 4 August 1886 at Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.5
     Her married name was Jones. Susan Bernice Potter resided in 1881 at Hessian Line District, Annapolis Co, NS, with her parents.6 She and Frederick P. Jones resided on 11 April 1891 at Clementsvale District, Annapolis Co, NS.7 Susan Bernice Potter and Frederick P. Jones resided in April 1901 at Bear River District, Annapolis Co, NS.3
Father*Jeremiah Vanderbilt Potter2 b. 12 Feb 1821
Mother*Sophia Chute2 b. 20 Dec 1825, d. 17 Aug 1899

Child of Susan Bernice Potter and Frederick P. Jones

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 58, 88.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 58.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, b, p. 11.
  4. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
  5. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: p. 175, no. 47.
  6. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Hessian Line District, Annapolis County, p. 29.
  7. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, h, p. 10.
  8. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 88.
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Susannah Potter1

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     Susannah Potter was born on 1 March 1824 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 She was the daughter of Aaron Potter and Susannah B. Purdy. Susannah Potter died on 3 May 1855.3 She was buried at Clementsvale Baptist Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis Co, NS.3
Father*Aaron Potter b. 3 Sep 1786, d. 21 Sep 1860
Mother*Susannah B. Purdy b. 28 Feb 1787, d. 2 Mar 1874

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1040.8.
  2. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  3. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes, her grave stone.
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Susannah Potter1

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     Susannah Potter was born on 10 February 1806 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 She was the daughter of Rev Israel Potter and Mary Rice. Susannah Potter married Henry Watkeys on 5 June 1828 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1,3 Susannah Potter died in 1866.4
     Her married name was Watkeys.
Father*Rev Israel Potter b. 28 Nov 1763, d. 17 Aug 1847
Mother*Mary Rice b. b 1768, d. 7 Mar 1849

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 206.
  2. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes.
  3. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes, St Lukes PR3, p. 66, #198.
  4. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1049.
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Sylvia Agnes Potter1

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     Sylvia Agnes Potter was born on 2 May 1864 at Clementsport, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 She was the daughter of John Polhemus Potter and Ellen Balcom.1 Sylvia Agnes Potter was baptized on 3 March 1866 at Parish of Clements, Clements, Annapolis Co, NS; at age 2 years.1 She died on 2 May 1866 at Clementsport, Annapolis Co, NS.3 She was buried on 5 May 1866 at J Balcom's Family Burial Ground, Annapolis Co, NS.3
Father*John Polhemus Potter1 b. 3 Dec 1828, d. 2 Dec 1914
Mother*Ellen Balcom1 b. c 1833, d. 29 May 1866

Citations

  1. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes, Parish of Clements baptisms.
  2. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: #736226.
  3. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes, St Clements PR3, p. 35, #275.
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Teresa Maude Potter1

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     Teresa Maude Potter was born in 1874.1 She was born on 5 January 1876 at Nova Scotia.2 She was the daughter of Zephaniah Murray Potter and Mary Esther Chute.1 Teresa Maude Potter married Frank Jefferson, son of Charles Albert Jefferson and Helen Aleyina Potter, on 22 November 1892.3
     As of 22 November 1892,her married name was Jefferson.3 Teresa Maude Potter and Frank Jefferson resided in April 1901 at Bear River District, Annapolis Co, NS.2
Father*Zephaniah Murray Potter1 b. 5 Oct 1846
Mother*Mary Esther Chute b. 1 Dec 1839, d. 9 Jan 1876

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 87.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, b, p. 3.
  3. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Thomas Potter1

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     Thomas Potter was born on 11 April 1800 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.2 He was the son of Benjamin Potter and Jane Spurr. Thomas Potter married Sarah Ann Smith on 15 January 1823.2 Thomas Potter died on 7 November 1881 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.3 He was buried after 7 November 1881 at Smiths Cove Cemetery, Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.3
Father*Benjamin Potter b. 11 Dec 1777, d. 25 Jun 1861
Mother*Jane Spurr b. 8 Jan 1778, d. 1 Mar 1865

Child of Thomas Potter and Sarah Ann Smith

Citations

  1. [S1371] Letter, Denise J. Rice to George W. King, 1995-1997.
  2. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 47.
  3. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, his grave stone.
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