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Notes for George Washington Potts, Sr.

The Family of George Washington Potts & Jane Mitchell

1850 census Vernon, Jennings Co., Indiana
George W. Potts, age 36, brickmaker, b. PA
Jane, age 37, b. PA
James C., age 12, b. OH
Isaac M., age 10, b. KY
Margaret B., age 7, b. KY
Thomas R., age 1, b. OH

1860 census Tunbridge, Post Office Clinton, DeWitt Co., IL page 545
Geo. W. Potts, age 45, farmer, b. PA
Jane, age 46, b. PA
James, age 22, b. OH
Isaac, age 20, b. KY
Margaret, age 16, b. OH
Thos., age 12, b. OH
Rosa Bell, age 6, b. OH

1870 census Dry Point Twp., Shelby Co., IL Page 74a
G. W. Potts, age 56, Cooper, b. PA
Mrs., age 56, Housekeeper, b. PA
Margaret, age 25, b. OH
Thomas, age 21, b. OH
Rosa Bell, age 16, b. OH

George W. Potts died in 1872

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Husband's Name
George Washington POTTS (AFN:FHTJ-MJ) Pedigree

Born: 28 Oct 1815 Place: , , Pa
Died: 17 May 1872 Place: Dry Point, Shelby, Il
Buried: Place: Center Cemetery, Dry Point, Shelby, Il
Father: Thomas POTTS (AFN:FHTJ-TK) Family
Mother: Jane POPE (AFN:FHTJ-VQ)

Wife's Name
Born: Abt 1814 Place: , , Pa
Father: Isaac MITCHELL (AFN:FHTJ-X3) Family
Mother: Elizabeth BLAKE (AFN:FHTK-0D)


1. F Margaret B POTTS
Born: Abt 1845 Place: , , Oh
Died: 1905 Place:

2. F Rosa Bell POTTS
Born: Abt 1854 Place: , , Oh

3. M James POTTS
Born: 1839 Place: , , Oh
Died: 1865 Place: Vicksburg, , Ms

4. M Thomas Rueben POTTS
Born: 11 Jun 1849 Place: New Richmond, Clermont, Oh
Died: Nov 1941 Place:

5. M Isaac Mitchell POTTS
Born: 28 Jul 1840 Place: , , Ky
Died: 22 Feb 1877 Place: , Logan, Il
Buried: Place: Leinna Cemetery, Logan, Il