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Potter County, Pennsylvania

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  • Allena Nye (1848 - 1920)
  • Johann Philip Schuck (1760 - 1835)
    A Patriot of the American Revolution for PENNSYLVANIA with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor #: A103130 Shuck was born 1 Jun 1760, in Tulpenhocken Township, Berks Co, Pennsylvania. He was a Revolutiona...

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The county was created in 1804 and later organized in 1836. It is named after James Potter, who was a general from Pennsylvania in the Continental Army during the American Revolution. Due to its remoteness and natural environment, it has been nicknamed “Gods Country.”

Adjacent Counties

Boroughs, Townships & Communities

Abbott | Allegany | Austin | Bingham | Clara | Coudersport (County Seat) | Cross Fork | East Fork Road | Elmer | Eulalia | Galeton | Genesee | Harrison | Hebron | Hector | Homer | Keating | Oswayo | Pike | Pleasant Valley | Portage | Roulette | Sharon | Shinglehouse | Stewardson | Summit | Sweden | Sweden Valley | Sylvania | Ulysses | West Branch | Wharton



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