John Potter, IV

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John Potter, IV

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Manchester, Lancashire, England
Death: Died in New Haven, New Haven Colony, (Present Connecticut)
Immediate Family:

Son of William Potter and Ann Langford
Husband of Elizabeth Rose and ELIZABETH WOOD
Father of Hannah Blakesley; John Potter; Samuel Potter, Sr. and Rebecca Potter
Brother of William Potter
Half brother of Isaac Beecher and Joseph Beecher

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Immediate Family

About John Potter, IV

John Potter, born 1606 in England married Elizabeth Wood April 14, 1630. Elizabeth Wood was born April 14, 1606 in Chesham, Buckinghamshire, England

Child of John Potter and Elizabeth Wood is:


1. Hannah Potter, born Abt. 1633 in Chesham, Buckinghamshire, England; died November 07, 1723 in New Haven, Connecticut; married Samuel Blakeslee December 03, 1650 in New Haven, Connecticut.

Families of Ancient New Haven by Donald Lines Jacobus, pg. 213, 336, 1459

Note: I don't see how place of birth could have been New Haven, which didn't even exist in 1607.

Alternate place of birth: Wales, England

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Excerpt from an earlier Geni discussion:

Here are the correct couples:

John Potter, IV Elizabeth Rose Wood Elizabeth's connections to Edward Parker and Robert Rose are also correct; they were her second and third husbands.


Frances Child She should be married to a William Potter, who seems to have gotten merged back in to John since yesterday. See these pages for more details: http://genforum.genealogy.com/blakeslee/messages/588.html http://www.spicerweb.org/Genealogy/legacyfiles/3841.htm http://personal.linkline.com/xymox/roh/potter.htm
arrived in new haven, ct in april 1638 via the ship hector. signed the plantation covenant in new haven on june 4, 1639.

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John Potter, IV's Timeline

1606
March 8, 1606
Manchester, Lancashire, England
March 8, 1606
Manchester, Lancashire, England
March 8, 1606
Manchester, Lancashire, England
1606
Manchester, Lancashire, England
1631
1631
Age 25
Probably Chesham, Buckinghamshire, England
1635
July 1635
Age 29
Ship: Abigail
October 17, 1635
Age 29
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States