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William Potter

William Potter

Male 1787 - 1866  (~ 79 years)

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  • Name William Potter 
    Christened 8 Jun 1787  Withersfield, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Labourer  [2
    Buried 31 Aug 1866  Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1382  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Richard Potter,   b. Abt 1754, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 24 Jun 1841, Withersfield, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Purkis,   c. 31 Aug 1766, Withersfield, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 16 Jun 1831, Withersfield, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 19 Nov 1786  Withersfield, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Missen,   c. 13 Dec 1789, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1851, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1815  West Wratting, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Witnessed by Benjamin Ashman & Clarke Vale.
    Children 
    +1. Ann Potter,   b. Abt 1817, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Thomas Potter,   c. 9 Jan 1819, West Wratting, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 27 Jan 1819, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)  [natural]
    +3. Susan Potter,   c. 11 Jun 1820, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1863, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years)  [natural]
     4. Richard Potter,   b. 1 Jun 1823, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1906, New Farm, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
     5. James Potter,   c. 20 Nov 1825, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 2 Apr 1853, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years)  [natural]
     6. Mark Robertson Potter,   c. 2 Nov 1828, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1877, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years)  [natural]
     7. Samuel Potter,   c. 2 Nov 1828, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 25 Nov 1853, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)  [natural]
     8. Rachel Potter,   b. 7 Jul 1831, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1866, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)  [natural]
     9. Lucy Potter,   c. 15 May 1836, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 22 May 1836, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)  [natural]
     10. Lucy Potter,   c. 30 Apr 1837, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 23 Mar 1838, Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F34  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S195] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (www.familysearch.org;).

    2. [S277] Information from Pam Cooper, Descendancy report of Richard and Mary Potter dated 2 April 1999 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S195] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (www.familysearch.org;), marriage of Richard Potter and Mary Purtiss (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S277] Information from Pam Cooper, Ahnentafel Report of Mary Purkis dated 3 April 1999 (Reliability: 3).