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Notes for Oscar Leamer Potter:

1870 census Grant Twp., Caldwell Co., MO page 117B June 22, 1870
Household #95
Richard Thompson, age 44, farmer, b. PA
Henrietta, age 37, keeping home, b. PA
Erwin, age 11, b. IA
Frank, age 3, b. IA
May, age 1 month, b. MO
John W. Thompson, age 35, b. PA
Ellen, age 28, b. NY
Annie, age 7, b. IA
Dora, age 3, b. IA
Nancy Thompson, age 73, b. PA
Martha Leamer, age 18, keeps house, b. PA
William Gingery, age 27, farmer, b. PA
Where is Oscar Potter?? He should be about age 1

Also in 1870 -
1870 census Eden Twp, Benton Co., IA page 63B
#654
Albert Thomas, age 27, Farming, renting, b. OH
Delilah, age 25, keeping house,, b. PA
Harriet Wright, age 5, b. IA
Oscar Potter, age 58, b. IA
Rebecca Leamer, age 58, Retired, b. PA
Is this Oscar Potter age 1, and census taker made error on ages?? Is it grandfather of the Oscar Potter born in 1869??

1880 United States Census Plymouth, Jefferson, Nebraska Page Number 579A
Hiram MEISTERS Self M Male W 33 IL Farmer IL ...
Mattie MEISTERS Wife M Female W 28 IA Keeping House PA PA
Oscar MEISTERS Son S Male W 12 IA IL IA
Beatrice MEISTERS Dau S Female W 6 MO IL ...

1900 census DeWitt, Saline Co., NE Sheet 15A
Oscar Potter, head, May 1867, age 33, md 10 yrs, IA/PA/IA, Farmer
Detta, wife, June 1873, age 27, md 10 yrs, 5 births, 4 surviving children, NE/OH/IN
Glen, son, March 1893, age 7, NE/IA/NE
Carl, son, Oct. 1893, age 6, NE/IA/NE
Dale, son, July 1875, age 4, NE/IA/NE
Edith, daughter, May 1898, age 2, NE/IA/NE

1910 census Kimball, Brule Co., SD page 221B
O.L. Potter, head, age 42, md 21 yrs, IA/IN/IA
Dillie, age 38, md 21 yrs, 9 births, 9 surviving, NE/IN/IN
Glen, son, age 17, NE/IA/NE
Carl, son, age 15, NE/IA/NE
Danl, son, age 14, NE/IA/NE
Edith, daughter, age 12, NE/IA/NE
Earl, son, age 9, NE/IA/NE
Harold, son, age 7, NE/IA/NE
Maude, daughter, age 6, NE/IA/NE
Hazel, daughter, age 4, NE/IA/NE
Edna, daughter, age 1, SD/IA/NE

1920 census Chamberlain, Brule Co., SD
Household #103/109
O.L. Potter, head, age 51, IA/IA/IA, Drayman
Detta, age 47, NE/OH/IN
Dale, son, age 23, NE/IA/NE
Earl, son, age 19, NE/IA/NE
Harold, son, age 17, NE/IA/NE
Elsie, daughter, age 15, NE/IA/NE
Hazel, daughter, age 14, NE/IA/NE
Edna, daughter, age 11, SD/IA/NE
Irene, daughter, age 9, SD/IA/NE
Robert, son, age 6, SD/IA/NE
Orma, daughter, age 4, SD/IA/NE
Myrtle, daughter, age 3, SD/IA/NE

1930 census Chamberlain, Brule Co., SD
Household #156/161
Oscar L. Potter, head, age 62, age at first marriage - 22, IA/US/US
Detta L., wife, age 57,age at first marriage - 18, NE/OH/US
Edna, daughter, age 21, SD/IA/NE, Collector
Irene, daughter, age 19, SD/IA/NE
Robert, son, age 16, SD/IA/NE
Erma, daughter, age 14, SD/IA/NE
Myrtle, daughter, age 13, SD/IA/NE

IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0
North America
Oscar L. Potter
Male
Birth: 11 MAY 1868 Vinton, Benton, Iowa
Christening:
Death: 16 OCT 1941
Father: Richard Potter
Mother: Martha M. Leamer

From: <Gardner599@aol.com>
To: <KNorthup@home.com>
Sent: Saturday, January 06, 2001 1:14 PM
Subject: Potter Line

> Hello again, Kari,
>
> As promised I have Oscar Potters children listed for you with birth and death dates. I will start with Oscar and Detta.
>
> Oscar Laemer Potter May 11, 1869 Oct. 16, 1941
> M Jan. 1, 1891
> Detta Gay Loomis June 28, 1872 July 19, 1955
>
> -----------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> Nellie M. Nov. 25, 1891 July 20, 1896
> Oscar Glen Mar. 1, 1893 Nov. 9, 1918
> Carl Willard Oct 2, 1894 Oct. 4, 1916
> Dale O. July 30, 1896 Feb. 25, 1982
> Edith M. May 1, 1898 Oct. 28, 1988
> Earl David July 21, 1900 July 28, 1973
> Edgar Harold (my father) Oct. 29, 1901 July 23, 1991
> Elsie Aug. 24, 1903 Feb. 21, 1980
> Hazel June 21, 1905 July 25, 1981
> Mabel 1906 1906
> Edna Gay Aug. 8, 1908 Still living
> Irene Dec. 14, 1910 Still living
> Robert Everett Aug. 3, 1913 Nov. 4, 1974
> Erma Oct. 2, 1915 Apr. 20, 1997
> Myrtle Aug. 11, 1916 Feb. 23, 1972
>
> This completes the children of Oscar Potter. Please let me know if there is anything else you would like. I do not have a scanner and I have a Macintosh computer and I don't think I can transfer files from mine to yours. Hope to get a new one sometime this year.
>
> Pat Gardner