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Elizabeth Potter (Stokes)

Birthdate: (66)
Birthplace: Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island, Colonial America
Death: 1704 (65)
Dartmouth, Bristol County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Wife of Nathaniel Potter, II
Mother of Stokes Potter; Mary Wilbore; Nathaniel Potter; Elizabeth Austin; John Potter and 8 others

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About Elizabeth Potter

Date of birth has also been (erroneously?) reported to be 1640.

Ref. Elizabeth Stokes: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/25424345/person/12969089671/story

Date and place of death have also been (erroneously?) reported to be after 1710/1711 at Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island,


Elizabeth Stokes

Born 1640 Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States

Christened 4 Dec 1642

Died 1704 Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, Age 64 years

Husband: Nathaniel Potter, Jr., b. Sep 1637, Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, d. 20 Oct 1704, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, Age: ~ 67 years


  • Stokes Potter, b. 1665, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass; d. 1718, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass, Age: 53 years
  • Nathaniel Potter, III, b.1666, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass; d.16 Nov 1736, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass, Age: 70
  • Mary Potter, b. 1666, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass; d. 1704 Age: 38 years
  • John Potter, b. 21 Nov 1669, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass; d. 1769, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass, Age: 99 years
  • William Potter, b. 1671, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass; d. 1720, Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, Age: 49
  • Benjamin Potter, b. 1673, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass; d. 1709 Age: 36 years
  • Samuel Potter, b. 16 Jan 1675, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass; d. 1748, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass. Age: 72
  • Ichabod Potter, b. 1677, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass; d. 1755, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass; Age: 78 years
  • Catherine Potter, b. 1678, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass; d. 31 Jul 1763, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass Age: 85
  • Rebecca Potter, b. 1681, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass; d. 1773, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass Age: 92 years
  • Sarah Potter, b. 2 May 1683, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass; d. 2 May 1713, Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass Age: 30
  • Ruth Potter, b. 14 Oct 1687, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States , d. date unknown



New England Marriages: Prior to 1700 (Clarence Almon Torrey), Torrey, Clarence Almon, ((Baltimore:MD, Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997), NEHGS #B2-84750), 929/.374 ED: 20., p. 597 (Reliability: 3).

Savage (Colonial Records 1620-1720), Savage, James, ((Boston:MA, Little, Brown & Co.,, 1982 ); (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1969); (FHL# 974/D2s)), GS 929.294, S264; 974/U2e., 3:466 (Reliability: 3).

Streeter: Ancestors of Thomas Streeter and Elizabeth Burleson (Milford Streeter), Streeter, Milford, ((Boston:MA, NEHGS, 1992), NEHGS #P3-55500).

Leigh: Genealogical Research of Bill Leigh (e-mail), Leigh, Bill, (e-mail documentation, 1996, wleigh@xionics.com (Bill Leigh)).

[Genealogical Research of Kirk Larson.

Ancestral File™, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)).

Streeter: Genealogical Research of Perry Streeter (e-mail), Streeter, Perry, (Roots-L Submission, 1996, pstreete@actium.com (Perry Streeter)).

Rhode Island: Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island (John Osborne Austin), Austin, John Osborne, 1849-1918. (Main) Moriarty, George Andrews, 1883- (Added), ((Baltimore, Genealogical Pub. Co., 1969); LC CALL NO.: F78.A9351969; FORMAT: Book ; LCCN: 68-56072), 929.2/09745., p. 354 (Reliability: 3).


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Elizabeth Potter's Timeline

October 28, 1638
Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island, Colonial America
December 4, 1642
Age 4
Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, Colonial America
Age 26
Dartmouth, Bristol County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
December 1666
Age 28
Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
Age 30
Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
December 9, 1670
Age 32
Portsmouth, Rhode Island
Age 31
Kingstown, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Age 32
Portsmouth, Aquidneck Island (Present Newport County), Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Age 34
Dartmouth, Bristol County, Massachusetts