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Nathaniel Potts

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Birthplace: Cumbria, England, United Kingdom
Death: February 1856 (78)
Harrison County, West Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Rev. John Potts and Mary Potts
Husband of Mary Hamilton Potts
Father of Reverend Nixon Potts, Sr.; Elizabeth Jane Lee and Martha Elizabeth Elder
Brother of William Nixon Potts, Sr. and John Potts

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About Nathaniel Potts

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Nathaniel Potts COMPANY: 5 REGIMENT VIRGINIA MILITIA. Rank - Induction: PRIVATE Rank - Discharge: PRIVATE Roll Box: 167 Roll Exct: 602 Nathaniel Potts COMPANY:6 REGIMENT VIRGINIA MILITIA. Rank - Induction:PRIVATE Rank - Discharge:PRIVATE Roll Box:167 Roll Exct:602 Nathan PottsCOMPANY:56 REG'T (TAYLOR'S) VIRGINIA MILITIA. Rank - Induction:PRIVATE Rank - Discharge:PRIVATE Roll Box:167 Roll Exct:602

Posted on Frederick County, VA Genweb page “Marriage Bonds-Frederick County Virginia”Nathaniel POTTS to Mary HAMSONKnow all men by these presents, that we Nathaniel POTTS and James HAMSON are held and firmly bound unto John PAGE Esq. Governor of Virginia, in the just and full sum of one hundred and fifty dollars, to which payment well and truly to be made to the said Governor or his successors, we bind ourselves, our and each of our heirs, executors and administration, jointly and feverally firmly by these presents. Sealed with our seals, and dated this 13th day of October 1803. The Conditions of the above Obligation is such, that whereas there is a Marriage shortly intended be solemnized between the above bound Nathaniel POTTS and Mary HAMSON of Lawful age of Fred’k County now if there be no lawful cause to obstruct the said Marriage, then the above Obligation to be void, otherwise to remain in full force and virtue. Signed, Sealed, and delivered In the presence of} Nathaniel POTTS Seal James HAMSON Seal Thomas McKEWAN

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In England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 Nathaniel Potts Gender: Male Christening: May 18 1777 Irthington, Cumberland, England Father: John Potts Mother: Mary Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C05963-2 System Origin: England-ODM GS Film number: 90632

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Nathaniel Potts was born 1776 in Walton Parish, Cumberland, England and died Feb 1856 Harrison, Virginia, USA. Married Mary Hansom on 13 Oct 1803 in Frederick, Virginia, USA . Mary was born 1780 in Virginia/Maryland (?), USA .

Nathaniel’s brothers were John Potts(?) (born 1765), Thomas Potts (born 1772), William Nixon Potts (born 25 Dec 1773). All were reported to be born in Cumberland, England.

Nathaniel Potts’ Father & Mother

John Potts was born 1746 in Walton, Cumberland, England and died about 1833 in Virginia, USA. Married Mary Nixon on Aug 1771 in Walton, Cumberland, England. Mary Nixon was born 1741 in Lanercost, Cumberland, England and died in Virginia, USA . John arrived in Alexandria, VA, USA around 1781 and was a Methodist minister serving in Virginia and Maryland, USA .

John Potts’ Father & Mother

William Potts was born 8 July 1716 Thirloe, Haltwhistle, Northumberland, England and died in 1806, England. Married Anne Railton on 1 Jan 1743 in Irthington, Cumberland, England. Anne Railton was born about 1720 in England.

William Potts’ Father & Mother

George Potts was born on 28 Sep 1694 in Rothbury, Northumberland, England. Married Jane Routledge on May 17 1713 in Haltwhistle, Northumberland, England. Jane Routledge was born 15 Dec 1695 in Haltwhistle, Northumberland, England.

George’s Father and Mother

George Potts was born 1661 in Rothbury, Northumberland, England. Married Margaret Chater on 15 Nov 1685 in Rothbury, Northumberland, England. Margaret Chater about 1660 was born in Tynemouth, Northumberland, England.

Other maternal allied families from the past in the Cumberland and Northumberland areas: Nixon, Routledge, Barnfather, Railton, and Blackburn. Later English generations married into Armstrongs and Rob(i)sons.

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  • In England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975

Nathaniel Potts Gender: Male Christening: May 18 1777 Irthington, Cumberland, England Father: John Potts Mother: Mary Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C05963-2 System Origin: England-ODM GS Film number: 90632

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Nathaniel Potts's Timeline

1777
May 1777
Cumbria, England, United Kingdom
1806
June 15, 1806
Harrison County, West Virginia, United States
1813
January 17, 1813
Harrison County, West Virginia, United States
1817
January 13, 1817
Harrison County, West Virginia, United States
1856
February 1856
Age 78
Harrison County, West Virginia, United States