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Joseph Potter

Birthdate: (34)
Birthplace: Sussex, England
Death: Died in New Haven, New Haven Colony, (Present Connecticut)
Immediate Family:

Son of William Potter and Frances Potter
Husband of Phebe Rose Potter
Father of Joseph II Potter; Rebecca Tyler and Phebe Bartholomew
Brother of Hannah Mead; Sarah Blatchley; Mary Mansfield; Hope Robbins; Rebecca Adams (Potter) and 1 other

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About Joseph Potter

Arrived in America at the age of 4 months on the ship "Abigail" with his parents. (Ancestral File would be wrong.)

  • parents: oldest child of William POTTER and Frances CHILDS


  1. Before 1661 in New Haven Colony to Phebe Ives (before 1642 - ) as her 1st husband; she married John Rose 2nd. She was the daughter of William Ives & Hannah.

3 children:

  1. Joseph POTTER b: 8 OCT 1661 in New Haven, New Haven Colony
  2. Rebecca POTTER b: 26 MAY 1663 in New Haven, New Haven, CT
  3. Male POTTER b: MAR 1667/68 in New Haven, New Haven Colony


  1. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England 1 634 - 1635, (Boston, MA: New England Genealogical Society, 1999) 634 - 1635, Vol I A-B 634 - 1635, Vol I A-B. Boston, MA: New England Genealogical Society, 19 99.Page: Vol V, Page 511
  2. Shepard, James, The New Haven (Conn.) Potters, 1639 (New England Historic Genealogy Register, (Boston, 1900)).
  3. Jacobus, Donald Lines, Families of Ancient New Haven (Genealogical Pub. Co., Baltimore, 1974), Vol. VI, p1459 - NHV.
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Joseph Potter's Timeline

March 1635
Sussex, England
October 8, 1661
Age 26
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut Colony
May 26, 1663
Age 28
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
Age 30
Branford, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony
August 17, 1669
Age 34
New Haven, New Haven Colony, (Present Connecticut)
April 19, 1930
Age 34
May 12, 1930
Age 34
December 4, 1942
Age 34