Henrietta Poole1

ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Marriage*She married, as his first wife, Henry Heaton, son of Isaac Heaton and Hannah Bowen, probably in Washington County, Pennsylvania,1
Death* and died in childbirth.1
Census 1800*1800Henrietta was likely enumerated on the 1800 census in the household of her husband Henry Heaton in East Bethlehem, Washington County, Pennsylvania. The household consisted of six people: one male age 26 thru 44, whom we believe was Henry., one female age 26 thru 44, probably his wife, two males under 10 and two females under 10.2
Census 1810*1810Henrietta was likely enumerated on the 1810 census in the household of her husband Henry Heaton in Luzerne, Fayette County, Pennsylvania. The household consisted of 8 people, 1 free white male aged 26 thru 44, 1 free white female aged 26 thru 44, 2 free white males aged 10 thru 15, 1 free white female aged 10 thru 15, and 3 free white females under age 10.3

Family

Henry Heaton b. 16 Sep 1766, d. 27 Mar 1833
Child1.Rhuanna Heaton4 b. 27 Apr 1787, d. 28 Apr 1879

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 7, pages 264-265. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S164] 1800 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Henry Heaton, East Bethlehem, Washington, Pennsylvania; Series: M32; Roll: 44; Page: 768,769; Image: 50; Family History Library Film: 363347. Hereinafter cited as 1800 US Federal Census.
  3. [S165] 1810 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Henry Heaton, Luzerne, Fayette, Pennsylvania; Roll: 54; Page: 963; Image: 00177; Family History Library Film: 0193680. Hereinafter cited as 1810 US Federal Census.
  4. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, Volume I, Chapter 7, page 265.

Benjamin Pope1

b. 13 May 1765, d. 16 March 1846
Birth*13 May 1765Benjamin Pope was born on 13 May 1765 in Dartmouth, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,1
Marriage*15 November 1792He married Mary Pierce, daughter of Calvin Pierce and Huldah Hayward, on 15 November 1792 in First Parish Church, Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.2,3
Occupation*Benjamin was a farmer in Bridgewater.4
(Appraiser) Probate4 May 1807Benjamin Pope, Nathan Hudson and Asa Thomson were appointed as a committee to appraise, under oath, all of the estate of John Hooper when his will was presented for probate by Ebenezer Hathaway on 4 May 1807 in Plymouth County, Massachusetts.5,6
(Appraiser) Inventory20 May 1807On 7 May 1807 appraisers Asa Thomson, Nathan Hudson and Benjamin Pope completed the inventory on the estate of John Hooper late of Bridgewater. Two days later, on 9 May, the three appraisers appeared before the Judge of Probate and made solemn oath that the inventory was "a true and just appraisement" of the deceased's estate according to their best skill and judgment. Then on 20 May 1807, Administrator Ebenezer Hathaway appeared before the judge with a copy of the ordered advertisement and made oath that the inventory contained the whole of John Hooper's estate as far as he knew, and if he learned of more would account for it before the judge. The inventory's total value was shown as $3384.81 and consisted of real estate $719, a pew in the meeting house $200, securities for cash $1810, quick stock $310.75, farming utensils $53.06, household furniture $200, wearing apparel $60, one watch $20 and other silver $12.5
Death*16 March 1846He died of apoplexy on 16 March 1846 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, at age 80.2,4

Family

Mary Pierce b. 15 Oct 1768
Child1.Benjamin Pierce Pope7 b. 18 Mar 1799, d. 6 Mar 1849

Citations

  1. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 263, referencing the Plymouth County record's date of 13 May 1766. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  2. [S470] Collected by Harvey Cushman Pierce, Seven Pierce Families, a record of births, deaths and marriages of the first seven generations of Pierces in America, including a record of the descendants of Abial Peirce to the present (Strasburg, Virginia and Washington DC: originally printed by Shenandoah Publishing House and reprinted by Higginson Book Company, 1936), Section 4, The Descendants of Michael Pierce of Scituate, Massachusetts, pages 145-214. Hereinafter cited as Seven Pierce Families.
  3. [S853] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, Vital Records of Scituate, Massachusetts, to the year 1850, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. Volume 1. Births and Volume 2. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society at the charge of the Eddy Town Record Fund, 1909), Volume II, Marriages, page 232, her surname spelled "Peirce" and referencing C.R.1: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript. Hereinafter cited as Scituate Vital Records to 1850.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 541, referencing C.R.1: citing a church record from the Unitarian Church of Bridgewater.
  5. [S624] Probate records, 1686-1903; with index and docket, 1685-1967, Massachusetts Probate Court (Plymouth County), microfilm of originals at Plymouth, Massachusetts on 157 microfilm reels filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, 1968. Includes Index. LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, FHL Film# 550902, 1807, John Hooper will and probate# 10647, Volume 42, pages 83-85 and Volume 39, pages 437-438. Hereinafter cited as Plymouth County Massachusetts Probate (Index) 1686-1903.
  6. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  7. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 541, referencing G.R.2: citing a.

Benjamin Pierce Pope1

b. 18 March 1799, d. 6 March 1849
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*Benjamin Pope2 b. 13 May 1765, d. 16 Mar 1846
Mother*Mary Pierce2 b. 15 Oct 1768
Birth*18 March 1799Benjamin Pierce Pope was born on 18 March 1799 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1
Marriage*10 December 1824He married Experience L. Pratt, daughter of Sylvanus Pratt and Experience Alden, on 10 December 1824 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.3,4
Death*6 March 1849He died on 6 March 1849 in Bridgewater at age 495
Burial* and was buried in the Pratt-town Cemetery, Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.5

Family

Experience L. Pratt b. 21 Jul 1804, d. 10 Jun 1837

Citations

  1. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 263. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 541, referencing G.R.2: citing a.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume II, page 301, referencing C.R.1: citing a church record from the Unitarian Church of Bridgewater and dated 9 Dec.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume II, page 301, referencing C.R.3: citing a church record from the Central Square Congregational Church and dated 10 Dec.
  5. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 541, referencing G.R.2: citing a gravestone record at Pratt-town Cemetery.

Susanna Pope1

Father*Thomas Pope1
Marriage*1666She married Jacob Mitchell, son of Experience Mitchell and Mary ______, in 1666.1
Residence*Susanna and Jacob Mitchell settled in Dartmouth, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts (Plymouth Colony).1
King Philip's War*1675At the beginning of King Philip's War in 1675, Susanna and Jacob Mitchell were attacked by Indians early in the morning as they were going to the fort where they had sent their three children the afternoon before. They were able to reach the fort, but died there of their wounds. Their children were taken to Bridgewater where they were brought up by their uncle Edward Mitchell.1

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Mitchell, pages 251-258. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.

Thomas Pope1

Family

Child1.Susanna Pope+1

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Mitchell, pages 251-258. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.

Abigail Porter1

Marriage*28 March 1745She married Isaac Packard of Bridgewater, son of David Packard and Hannah Ames, on 28 March 1745 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County.1,2

Family

Captain Isaac Packard b. 2 Jun 1720
Child1.Abigail Packard+3,1 b. 25 Oct 1754

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Packard, pages 253-264. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Marriages, Volume II, page 277. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Births, Volume 1, page 238.

Chipman Porter1

Marriage*He married Ruth Hathaway, daughter of Ebenezer Hathaway and Chloe Hooper.1

Family

Ruth Hathaway b. 11 Mar 1798

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Elizabeth Porter1

b. 17 July 1738, d. 31 December 1822
Birth*17 July 1738Elizabeth Porter was born on 17 July 1738 in East Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut.1
Marriage*circa 1759She married Benjamin Carver, son of Joseph Carver and Elizabeth Snow, circa 1759.1
Death*31 December 1822She died on 31 December 1822 in Castleton, Rutland County, Vermont, at age 84.1

Family

Benjamin Carver b. 28 Feb 1728/29, d. 1 Mar 1804

Citations

  1. [S416] The Alden Kindred Database, online at www.alden.org. The Alden Organization states that "the Alden Kindred Database is incomplete. It is not yet a complete listing of all Alden descendants; nor of all members of the Kindred. It contains information taken from various sources including Alden Kindred lineage papers, Mayflower Five Generations Project research, published genealogies, and other databases, not all of which has been fully documented." Nevertheless, some information obtained from the Alden Kindred Database has been included in this collection with the knowledge that, even if not accurate, may provide valuable clues. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as Alden Kindred Database.

Hezekial Porter1

b. 9 September 1735, d. 10 July 1807
Birth*9 September 1735Hezekial Porter was born on 9 September 1735 in Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut.1
Marriage*25 September 1757He married Sarah Carver, daughter of Joseph Carver and Elizabeth Snow, on 25 September 1757 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Death*10 July 1807He died on 10 July 1807 in East Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut, at age 71.1

Family

Sarah Carver b. 14 Feb 1736/37, d. 1 Mar 1806

Citations

  1. [S416] The Alden Kindred Database, online at www.alden.org. The Alden Organization states that "the Alden Kindred Database is incomplete. It is not yet a complete listing of all Alden descendants; nor of all members of the Kindred. It contains information taken from various sources including Alden Kindred lineage papers, Mayflower Five Generations Project research, published genealogies, and other databases, not all of which has been fully documented." Nevertheless, some information obtained from the Alden Kindred Database has been included in this collection with the knowledge that, even if not accurate, may provide valuable clues. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as Alden Kindred Database.

John Porter1

ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Marriage*2 November 1727He married Sarah Heaton, daughter of Samuel Heaton and Sarah Hawes, on 2 November 1727 in Hebron, Windham County, Connecticut.2,1,3
(Son-in-Law) Relocation1744John's father-in-law, Samuel Heaton, moved permanently with his additional unmarried children, Hannah, John, James and Isaac, to Morris County, New Jersey, possibly as early as 1744. His three oldest sons had moved there already to establish an iron works and his two oldest daughters had married and remained in Connecticut. In his divorce documents dated 14 September 1747, Samuel gave his address as Lebanon, Connecticut, possibly visiting there at the home of his daughter Sarah and her husband John Porter.1,4,5

Family

Sarah Heaton b. 13 Sep 1707

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 4, page 118. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S1232] Connecticut Vital Records to 870 (The Barbour Collection), online at www.americanancestors.org, Hebron Vital Records 1708-1854, Index page 57 referencing Volume 1, page 9. Hereinafter cited as Connecticut Vital Records (Barbour Collection).
  3. [S1240] Raymond Gordon Hawes, The Edward Hawes Heirs : Edward Hawes, ca. 1616-1687, of Dedham, Massachusetts, and his wife, Eliony Lumber : and some of their descendants through eleven generations. Edward Hawes (ca. 1616-1687) was living at Dedham, Massachusetts, by 1648, where he married Eliony Lumber (ca. 1625-1688/9) that year. They had nine children, 1648/9-1666, all born at Dedham. Descendants lived in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and elsewhere. Descendants also spell their surname Haws. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, 1996), Generation Three, pages 15-27. Hereinafter cited as The Edward Hawes Heirs.
  4. [S1233] David Benedict A.M., A General History of the Baptist Denomination in America, and other parts of the World in 2 volumes, Volume I downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com and Volume II downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: printed for the author by Manning & Loring, 1813), Volume I, pages 578-579. Hereinafter cited as A General History of the Baptist Denomination.
  5. [S42] Rachel (Heaton) Colver and Howard L. Leckey, Rachel Heaton's Letter : The Tenmile Country and Its Pioneer Families, pages 282-284. Note: Rachel was 3 months short of being 81 years old when she wrote this letter on 25 January 1861 from her "best recollection." Howard Leckey, the author of Tenmile County, in doing his own research, found Rachel's information to be "fairly correct" and reportedly adjusted any discrepancies he found. (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993). Hereinafter cited as Rachel Heaton's Letter : The Tenmile Country.

Mary Louise Porter1

b. 1876, d. 1963
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Birth*1876Mary Louise Porter was born in 1876.1
Marriage*1900She married Thomas Andrew Hinds, son of Beatty Hinds and Catherine Brandt.1
Death*1963She died in 1963.1

Family

Thomas Andrew Hinds b. 8 May 1876, d. 17 Nov 1959

Citations

  1. [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection" (Research results and analysis, letters and photos, in the possession of Shirley Ertz of Nebraska), from the Family Tree of Thomas and Mary Hinds prepared by M. Clayton and G. Clayton and dated Nov 1992. Hereinafter cited as "Hinds Family Research Collection."

Samuel Porter1

Residence*1745Samuel Porter and his family lived in Abington, Plymouth County, in 1745.1

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Packard, pages 253-264. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.

William Pote1

b. 1690
Father*William Pote1
Mother*Ann Greenfield1
Birth*1690William Pote was born in 1690 in Marblehead, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1
Marriage*2 June 1715He married Dorothy Gatchell, daughter of Jeremiah Gatchell and Elizabeth Boude, on 2 June 1715 at Marblehead, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Family

Dorothy Gatchell b. 23 Feb 1694/95

Citations

  1. [S1433] Newhouse Family: Gatchell & Getchell Descendants, online at http://www.newhousegetchell.net/…. Includes nine generations, 155 pages in PDF format, and was last updated on 02 December 2013, page 12. Hereinafter cited as Gatchell & Getchell Descendants.

William Pote1

Marriage*He married Ann Greenfield.1

Family

Ann Greenfield
Child1.William Pote1 b. 1690

Citations

  1. [S1433] Newhouse Family: Gatchell & Getchell Descendants, online at http://www.newhousegetchell.net/…. Includes nine generations, 155 pages in PDF format, and was last updated on 02 December 2013, page 12. Hereinafter cited as Gatchell & Getchell Descendants.

Abigail Potterton1

Father*John Potterton1 d. 25 Mar 1738
Birth*Abigail Potterton was born in County Meath, Ireland.1
(Daughter) Probate5 April 1738Her father's will, naming his wife Ellinor, son Thomas, and daughters Elizabeth and Abigail, was proved on 5 April 1738.1
Marriage*She married first James Wilson.1
Residence*They lived in Robinstown, County Meath.1
(Wife) DeathAbigail became a widow when James Wilson died.1
(Sister) Will22 September 1756Abigail was named in the will of her brother Thomas dated 22 September 1756.1
Marriage*She married second David Wilkinson. They were married before 1768 when, in a deed, Abigail was identified as the widow of James Wilson of Robinstown and the wife of David Wilkinson, a silkweaver of Dublin.1

Family 1

James Wilson

Family 2

David Wilkinson

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Adelaide Potterton1

b. 1831, d. 13 September 1903
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of John Hinds
Grandniece of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Descendants of Thomas Gerrard of Gibbstown, County Meath
Father*Thomas Potterton1 b. 1777, d. 8 Nov 1847
Mother*Eleanora Anne Hinds1 b. 1788, d. 15 Aug 1874
Birth*1831Adelaide Potterton was born about 1831 in County Meath, Ireland.2
Administration*11 February 1890 On 11 February 1890 Adelaide Potterton, a spinster of 45 Booterstown Avenue, County Dublin, was the second person to be granted letters of administration of the personal estate of her first cousin John Thomas Hinds, who had died 2 December 1887. John's widow Emma had first been granted the administration on 18 January 1888, but she died on 22 January 1890, leaving his estate unadministered. John's estate was valued at £45,308 16s 5d.3
Relationship Note*Adelaide was probably an aunt of Elissa Frances Potterton3,4
Death*13 September 1903 and died on 13 September 1903 in County Dublin at age 72.5,6
Burial*She was buried in St. James Churchyard, Athboy, County Meath.2
Administration*12 April 1904Administration of the estate of Adelaide Potterton, spinster, late of 22 Albert Road, Kingstown, County Dublin, who died on 13 September 1903 was granted at Dublin to Elissa Frances Potterton, spinster on 12 April 1904. Adelaide's effects were valued at £444 7s 2d.4

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Adelaide Potterton, Memorial# 153637868. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S1663] National Archives of Ireland, Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1922, online at http://www.willcalendars.nationalarchives.ie, John Thomas Hinds, 1890. Hereinafter cited as National Archives of Ireland, Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1922.
  4. [S1663] National Archives of Ireland, Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1922, online at http://www.willcalendars.nationalarchives.ie, Adelaide Potterton, 1904.
  5. [S1663] National Archives of Ireland, Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1922, online at http://www.willcalendars.nationalarchives.ie, Adelaide Potterton, 1904, reporting the date of her death as 13 September 1903.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Adelaide Potterton, Memorial# 153637868, noting her date of death as 11 September 1903.

Alexander Potterton1

d. before September 1826
Father*Thomas Potterton2
Mother*Mary Wood2
Marriage Settlement*3 November 1797The settlement agreement for the marriage of Alexander Potterton and Ellinor Coates was dated 3 November 1797.2
Marriage*He married Ellinor Coates.2
(Husband) Death1807Alexander became a widower when Ellinor (Coates) Potterton died in 1807.2
(Potterton Heir) Marriage Settlement26 August 1813Alexander was named as a potential heir to the lands mentioned in the marriage settlement agreement dated 26 August 1813 between his brother Thomas and Eleanora Anne Hinds.1
Death*before September 1826He probably died shortly before September 1826, when his daughter wrote her will naming her uncle Thomas as her sole executor.2

Family

Ellinor Coates d. 1807
Child1.Maria Potterton2

Citations

  1. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms. Most are now digitized and available online at www.familysearch.org, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah: 1813; Film number 545087; Volume 663; Pages 573-575; Deed number 457689. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  2. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Alexander De Courcy Potterton1,2

b. 1819, d. 29 January 1907
Relationships4th great-grandson of John Hinds
Grandnephew of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Descendants of Thomas Gerrard of Gibbstown, County Meath
Father*Thomas Potterton2 b. 1777, d. 8 Nov 1847
Mother*Eleanora Anne Hinds2 b. 1788, d. 15 Aug 1874
Birth*1819Alexander De Courcy Potterton was born about 1819 in County Meath, Ireland. On the 1901 census, he reported his age as 82 which would indicate his year of birth to be around 1819. His memorial gravestone recorded his age at death in 1907 as 98 years, which was likely over stated as it would mean he was born about 1809, four years before his parents' marriage.1,3
Marriage*He married first Madeleine Tournelle.2
Marriage*24 July 1893He married second Eliza Mary Edith Nicholson, daughter of Dr. Edmond Cooke Nicholson and Anne Elizabeth Victoria Moffitt, on 24 July 1893 in St. Anne's Church, Dawson Street, Dublin, Ireland. He was identified as a widower and was 50 years her senior.1,2
Census Ireland 1901*Eliza Mary Edith and Alexander De Courcy Potterton appeared on the 1901 census at 9 Merrion Road, Dublin. Alexander De Courcy Potterton was aged 82, an annuitant, married, and was born in County Meath. His wife Eliza Mary Edith Potterton was aged 32, married, and born in Dublin. Also living with them was a domestic servant.1
Death*29 January 1907He died on 29 January 1907, his memorial gravestone probably overstating his age as 981,2
Burial* and was buried in St. James Churchyard, Athboy, County Meath.1

Family 2

Eliza Mary Edith Nicholson b. 10 Apr 1869

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Alexander De Courcy Potterton, Memorial# 153637869. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.
  3. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms. Most are now digitized and available online at www.familysearch.org, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah: 1813; Film number 545087; Volume 663; Pages 573-575; Deed number 457689. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.

Anne Potterton1

Father*Thomas Potterton1 b. 1758, d. 12 Nov 1834
Mother*Ann Wilson1
Birth*Anne Potterton was born in County Meath.1

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Arthur Potterton1

b. 19 March 1828, d. 25 October 1890
Relationships4th great-grandson of John Hinds
Grandnephew of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs (#1)
Descendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs (#2)
Descendants of Thomas Gerrard of Gibbstown, County Meath
Father*Thomas Potterton1 b. 1777, d. 8 Nov 1847
Mother*Eleanora Anne Hinds1 b. 1788, d. 15 Aug 1874
Birth*19 March 1828Arthur Potterton was born on 19 March 1828 in County Meath, Ireland.2
Marriage*1 March 1862He married Eliza Jane Hinds, daughter of John Hinds and Jane Potterton, on 1 March 1862 in St. Mary's Church, Jervis Street, Dublin.2
Death*25 October 1890He died on 25 October 1890 in County Meath at age 622
Burial* and was buried in St. James Churchyard, Athboy, County Meath.2

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Arthur Potterton, Memorial# 152908493. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

Bridget Potterton1

Father*Henry Potterton1 d. 1782
Mother*Bridget Coates1
Birth*Bridget Potterton was born in County Meath, Ireland.1
Marriage*1792She married Reverend Francis Davidson about 1792.1
Burial*She was buried at Killaconnigan, County Meath.1

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Charles Stuart Potterton1

b. 1825, d. 18 December 1911
Relationships4th great-grandson of John Hinds
Grandnephew of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs (#1)
Descendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs (#2)
Descendants of Thomas Gerrard of Gibbstown, County Meath
Father*Thomas Potterton1 b. 1777, d. 8 Nov 1847
Mother*Eleanora Anne Hinds1 b. 1788, d. 15 Aug 1874
Birth*1825Charles Stuart Potterton was born about 1825 in County Meath, Ireland.2,1
Marriage*22 November 1864He married Ellen Potterton Hinds, daughter of John Hinds and Jane Potterton, on 22 November 1864 in Trim, County Meath.1
Death*18 December 1911He died on 18 December 1911 in County Meath at age 863,4
Burial* and was buried in St. James Churchyard, Athboy, County Meath.3

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Charles Stuart Potterton, Memorial# 153637870, stating calculated year as 1826. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Charles Stuart Potterton, Memorial# 153637870.
  4. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places, included in brief excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com, noting his date of death as 10 December 1911.

Eleanor Potterton1

Father*Thomas Potterton1 b. 1758, d. 12 Nov 1834
Mother*Ann Wilson1
Birth*Eleanor Potterton was born in County Meath.1

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Elissa Frances Potterton1

Relationship Note*Elissa was probably a niece of Adelaide Potterton.2,1
Administration*12 April 1904Elissa, spinster, was granted administration at Dublin of the estate of Adelaide Potterton, spinster, late of 22 Albert Road, Kingstown, County Dublin, who died on 13 September 1903. Adelaide's effects were valued at £444 7s 2d.1
Administration*25 April 1904 On 25 April 1904, Elissa was also granted administration of the twice unadministered estate of John Thomas Hinds who had died on 2 December 1887. His two previously appointed administrators were deceased. John's effects had reduced in value by 1904 to £2,072 1s 2d.3

Citations

  1. [S1663] National Archives of Ireland, Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1922, online at http://www.willcalendars.nationalarchives.ie, Adelaide Potterton, 1904. Hereinafter cited as National Archives of Ireland, Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1922.
  2. [S1663] National Archives of Ireland, Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1922, online at http://www.willcalendars.nationalarchives.ie, John Thomas Hinds, 1890.
  3. [S1663] National Archives of Ireland, Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1922, online at http://www.willcalendars.nationalarchives.ie, John Thomas Hinds, 1904.

Elizabeth Potterton1

b. 1818, d. 11 April 1883
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of John Hinds
Grandniece of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Descendants of Thomas Gerrard of Gibbstown, County Meath
Father*Thomas Potterton1 b. 1777, d. 8 Nov 1847
Mother*Eleanora Anne Hinds1 b. 1788, d. 15 Aug 1874
Birth*1818Elizabeth Potterton was born about 1818 in County Meath, Ireland,2
Death*11 April 1883 and died there on 11 April 1883 at age 65.2
Burial*She was buried in St. James Churchyard, Athboy, County Meath.2

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Elizabeth Potterton, Memorial# 152908491. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

Elizabeth Potterton1

Father*John Potterton1 d. 25 Mar 1738
Birth*Elizabeth Potterton was born in County Meath, Ireland.1
(Daughter) Probate5 April 1738Her father's will, naming his wife Ellinor, son Thomas, and daughters Elizabeth and Abigail, was proved on 5 April 1738.1
Marriage*1740She married Francis Walker by licence dated 1740 in County Meath.1
(Sister) Will22 September 1756Elizabeth was named in the will of her brother Thomas dated 22 September 1756.1

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Elizabeth Potterton1

Father*Thomas Potterton1 b. 1758, d. 12 Nov 1834
Mother*Ann Wilson1
Birth*Elizabeth Potterton was born in County Meath.1

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Frank Potterton1

b. between 1830 and 1831
Relationships4th great-grandson of John Hinds
Grandnephew of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Descendants of Thomas Gerrard of Gibbstown, County Meath
Father*Thomas Potterton1 b. 1777, d. 8 Nov 1847
Mother*Eleanora Anne Hinds1 b. 1788, d. 15 Aug 1874
Birth*between 1830 and 1831Frank Potterton was born between 1830 and 1831 in County Meath, Ireland.1
Education*January 1854He graduated in January 1854 from Trinity College, University of Dublin, Dublin, at age 23.1

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Frederic Potterton1

b. August 1826, d. 24 August 1912
Relationships4th great-grandson of John Hinds
Grandnephew of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Descendants of Thomas Gerrard of Gibbstown, County Meath
Father*Thomas Potterton1 b. 1777, d. 8 Nov 1847
Mother*Eleanora Anne Hinds1 b. 1788, d. 15 Aug 1874
Birth*August 1826Frederic Potterton was born in August 1826 in County Meath, Ireland.1
EducationFrederic was educated at Bannow Grammar School in County Wexford before matriculating to Trinity College in Dublin. He worked his way through Trinity by teaching at Bannow.2
Ordination*1856Reverend Frederic Potterton was ordained in 18562
Education*1864 and received his doctorate in law from Trinity College, University of Dublin, Dublin, in 1864.2
Marriage*7 May 1868He married Julia Switzer, daughter of John Wright Switzer, on 7 May 1868 in St. Stephens, Mount Street Crescent, Dublin.1
Occupation*1870He was listed in Crockford's Clerical Directory of 1870 as Frederic Potterton LLD, Curate of Templemichael, Ardagh, County Longford.3
(Husband) Death1899Frederic became a widower when Julia (Switzer) Potterton died in 1899.1
Death*24 August 1912He died on 24 August 1912 at age 861
Burial* was buried with his wife at Clonbrony, County Longford.1

Family

Julia Switzer b. 1836, d. 1899

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.
  2. [S1542] In Lunacy of Potterton, online at James Joyce Online Notes, http://www.jjon.org/jioyce-s-people/potterton. Hereinafter cited as In Lunacy of Potterton.
  3. [S1543] Church of Ireland, compiler, Crockford's Clerical Directory for 1870, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. Biographical and statistical book of reference for facts relating to the clergy and the church. (London, England: printed by Horace Cox, 1870), page 822. Hereinafter cited as Crockford's Clerical Directory for 1870.

Henry Potterton1

b. 1774, d. 29 October 1846
Father*Thomas Potterton2
Mother*Mary Wood3
Name-DescriptiveThe descriptive name used by the author of Potterton People and Places to clarify the identification of this Henry Potterton, and to place him correctly within the Potterton family, was Henry Potterton II.3
Birth*1774Henry Potterton was born about 1774 in County Meath, Ireland.2
Marriage*1812He married Emilia Adams, daughter of Samuel Adams, about 1812.3
(Groom's Relative) Marriage Settlement26 August 1813Henry was identified as a trustee in a marriage settlement agreement dated 26 August 1813 between his brother Thomas Potterton of Ballaghtalion, County Meath, Ireland, Esq., together with Anna Maria Donnelly and Hester Rynd who were described as the wives of ______ Donnelly and James Rynd of Portlester and Ryndville, both in the County of Meath, respectively, of the first part, Sarah (Gerrard) Hinds of Trim, County Meath, widow, of the second part, Eleanora Anne Hinds, spinster, daughter of Sarah, of the third part, and Henry Potterton of the City of Dublin gentleman and Rebecca (Gerrard) Hinds of Newtown Hill in the County of Kildare, widow, of the fourth part.4
Death*29 October 1846He died on 29 October 1846 at age 722
Burial* and was buried in St. James Churchyard, Athboy, County Meath, in his brother Thomas' family plot.2

Family

Emilia Adams

Citations

  1. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms. Most are now digitized and available online at www.familysearch.org, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah: 1814; Film number 545070; Volume 672; Pages 321-323; Deed number 464033. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Thomas Potterton, Memorial# 152908488, identifying Henry as his brother. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.
  4. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms: 1813; Film number 545087; Volume 663; Pages 573-575; Deed number 457689.