Richard Potts Sr.1

ID #534, (circa 1753 - between 15 April 1823 and 7 August 1823)

Parents:

Father: Richard Potes1 d. 1790

Key Events

EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1753He was born circa 1753 in Stafford County, Virginia.2
Marriagecirca 1775He married Elizabeth Alsop circa 1775 in Virginia.3
Deathbetween 15 Apr 1823 and 7 Aug 1823He died between 15 Apr 1823 and 7 Aug 1823 in King George County, Virginia.4
Probate7 Aug 1823His estate was probated on 7 Aug 1823 in King George County, Virginia.4

Children with Elizabeth Alsop:

Fanny Potts8 (15 Nov 1776 - b 1818)
Richard Potts Jr.9 (8 Dec 1778 - 1841)
George C. Potts10 (29 Dec 1780 - b 4 Aug 1825)
Hezekiah Potts+10 (8 Feb 1783 - 11 Nov 1847)
Elizabeth Potts+11 (10 Jun 1785 - b 15 Apr 1823)
Winney Potts4 (7 Jan 1787 - )

Note - Living persons are excluded from this website so not all marriages or children may be listed above.

Other Events

EventDateDescription
Name VariationRichard Potts Sr. was also known as Potes.
Census18001800He was listed as the head of a family on the 1800 census in St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia.5
Census18106 Aug 1810He was listed as the head of a family on the 1810 census in King George County, Virginia.6
Census18207 Aug 1820He was listed as the head of a family on the 1820 census in St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia.7
Will15 Apr 1823He made a will on 15 Apr 1823 in King George County, Virginia. King George County Will Book 3, p. 237.4

 

Other information

Last Edited: 1 Jan 2017

Citations

  1. [S123] George Harrison Sanford King, Caroline Jackson Lee Family Tree, p. 73.
  2. [S123] George Harrison Sanford King, Caroline Jackson Lee Family Tree, p.74, Richard Potts Sr., c1753 to 1823.
  3. [S123] George Harrison Sanford King, Caroline Jackson Lee Family Tree, p. 77, "... Richard Potts, Senior (circa 1753-1823) of King George County, Virginia. He was married about the year 1775 to Elizabeth (Alsop) Barrett, widow of John Barrett of Saint Paul's Parish ..."
  4. [S123] George Harrison Sanford King, Caroline Jackson Lee Family Tree, p. 81.
  5. [S37] William L. Deyo, King George County 1800 Census, Entry 232.
  6. [S38] 1810 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), King George County, Virginia, line 3, Richard Potts, Sen. household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 26 of 37.
  7. [S39] 1820 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), King George County, Virginia, p. 117, line 25, Richard Potts household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 3 of 4.
  8. [S123] George Harrison Sanford King, Caroline Jackson Lee Family Tree, p.77.
  9. [S123] George Harrison Sanford King, Caroline Jackson Lee Family Tree, p. 77, Richard Potts (Junior) named as son of Richard Potts Sr. and Elizabeth (Alsop) Potts, cites family bible record.
  10. [S29] Thomas Maxwell Potts, The Potts Family, The Potts' of King George County, Virginia.
  11. [S123] George Harrison Sanford King, Caroline Jackson Lee Family Tree, p. 80.
 

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