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Father: Elijah Potter

Birth: 3 Sep 1790 in Washington, New York
Death: 8 May 1876 in Livingston, Missouri
Burial: Johnson Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois
Father: William Potter
Mother: Elizabeth Sherman

Mother: Lana Van Wormer
Marriage:
Birth: 2 Jun 1793 in Washington, New York
Death: 18 Jun 1856 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Johnson Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois
Father: Jacob Van Wormer
Mother: Polly Oller


Children: 9


1. Eliza Jane Potter

Birth: 19 Sep 1813 in Jefferson, New York
Death: 9 Jan 1901 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Spring Hill Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois

Husband: Henry G Boyce
Marriage: 3 Mar 1832 in Vermilion, Illinois
Birth: 20 Feb 1809 in Schoharie, New York
Death: 3 Dec 1873 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Spring Hill Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois
Father: Peter Boyce
Mother:

2. William H Potter

Birth: 17 Aug 1816 in Jefferson, New York
Death: 25 Mar 1908 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Johnson Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois

Wife: Hester B Lane
Marriage: 25 Jul 1847 in Vermilion, Illinois
Birth: 15 Jan 1823 in Franklin, Ohio
Death: 24 Jul 1897 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Johnson Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois
Father: William Lane
Mother: Mary MNU

3. Emily M Potter

Birth: 8 Oct 1818 in Jefferson, New York
Death: 4 Jun 1889 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Johnson Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois

Husband: Abraham B Gravat
Marriage: 4 Nov 1841 in Vermilion, Illinois
Birth: 28 Jul 1811 in New Jersey
Death: 7 Feb 1866 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Johnson Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois
Father:
Mother:

4. Samuel Potter

Birth: 1820 in Richland, Ohio
Death: 1824 in Richland, Ohio
Burial:


5. Rigdon Potter

Birth: 1 Sep 1823 in Richland, Ohio
Death: 2 Feb 1902 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Potomac Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois

Wife: Margaret B Humphreys
Marriage: 26 Oct 1848 in Vermilion, Illinois
Birth: 25 Apr 1830 on Putnam, Indiana
Death: 1908 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Potomac Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois
Father: Jonathan Burch Humphreys
Mother: Nancy Johnson

6. John Dancer Potter

Birth: 26 May 1826 in Richland, Ohio
Death: 17 Jan 1902 in San Bernardino, California
Burial: Pioneer Memorial Cemetery in San Bernardino, California

Wife: Irena Welch
Marriage: 5 Dec 1850 in Vermilion, Illinois
Birth: 1832 in Ohio
Death: 25 Nov 1896 in San Bernardino, California
Burial: Pioneer Memorial Cemetery in San Bernardino, California
Father:
Mother:

7. Philania Potter

Birth: 22 May 1830 in Richland, Ohio
Death: 27 Jul 1866 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Swisher Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois

Husband: Moses Conner
Marriage: 29 Jul 1862 in Vermilion, Illinois
Birth: 30 Nov 1815 in Indiana
Death: 10 Oct 1862 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Swisher Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois
Father:
Mother:
Other Spouses: Margaret Jane Goodner, Mary C Thompson


8. Joseph Potter

Birth: 27 Jan 1832 in Vermilion, Illinois
Death: 30 Sep 1893 in Howell, Missouri
Burial:

Wife #1: Elizabeth Kennedy
Marriage: 2 Jan 1859 in Vermilion, Illinois
Birth: 2 Mar 1837 in Indiana
Death: 15 May 1868 in Livingston, Missouri
Burial:
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Mother:

Wife #2: Mary A Allen
Marriage: 12 Aug 1869 in Livingston, Missouri
Birth: 2 Sep 1841 in Tennessee
Death: 12 Jun 1929 in San Diego, California
Burial:
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Mother:
Other Spouses:


9. Sarah Ann Potter

Birth: 17 Mar 1836 in Vermilion, Illinois
Death: 4 Jun 1877 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Johnson Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois

Husband #1: Laban J Gritten
Marriage: 4 Nov 1852 in Vermilion, Illinois
Divorce: [1860-1867] in Vermilion, Illinois
Birth: 19 Jan 1832 in Mercer, Kentucky
Death: 28 Mar 1910 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Knights Branch Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois
Father: John R Gritton
Mother: Nancy Atkinson
Other Spouses: Elydia Pile, Ella Biggs

Husband #2: Andrew J Milliner
Marriage: 5 Dec 1875 in Vermilion, Illinois
Birth: 1815 in Harrison, Kentucky
Death: 4 May 1883 in Vermilion, Illinois
Burial: Spring Hill Cemetery in Vermilion, Illinois
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Mother:
Other Spouses: Elmira Fry