John Potter

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John Potter, whose ancestry is known, but not traced here, was born probably shortly before his baptism at St. Thomas, Lewes, Sussex, England, 18 February 1609/10.1 He died before 1648, when his widow had her first child by her second husband baptized.2

John married Elizabeth (…), whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), say 1635.2,1


Elizabeth (…) d. 28 Jul 1677
This person was last edited on2 Sep 2019


  1. [S2202] Patricia Law Hatcher, "English Origin of the Potter and Beecher Families of New Haven, Connecticut," The American Genealogist 79 (Jan/Apr 2004): 28-33, at 32, further cited as Hatcher, "English Origin of the Potter and Beecher Families."
  2. [S53] Donald Lines Jacobus, Families of Ancient New Haven, 9 vols. in 3 (1924-1932; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1974), 1362, further cited as Jacobus, New Haven Families.