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Desire Potter

Female 1729 - 1762  (32 years)


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  • Name Desire Potter  [1, 2
    Alternate birth 2 Jul 1729  [3
    Born 12 Sep 1729  Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Died 18 Aug 1762  Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Person ID I34487  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DGH
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2022 

    Father Nathaniel Potter,   b. 7 Jan 1709, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 7 Aug 1753 and 10 Sep 1754, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Mother Mary Davol,   b. 4 Mar 1705, New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 3 Nov 1726  [7
    Family ID F20287  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Macomber,   b. 8 Jan 1720, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 21 Dec 1780 and 25 May 1784, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 13 Dec 1744  Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Children 
    +1. Nathaniel Macomber,   b. 7 Nov 1754, Westport, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1839, Westport, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F20285  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "[D]ied 18 Aug. 1762, having been a preacher among the Friends for over eight years." [Macomber Genealogy, citation details below]

  • Sources 
    1. [S3431] Massachusetts, town clerk and town records, 1626-2001, on familysearch.org., first name only.

    2. [S1818] Abstracts of Bristol County, Massachusetts Probate Records, 1745-1762, book 2, ed. H. L. Peter Rounds. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1988.

    3. [S5520] Macomber Genealogy by Everett S. Stackpole. Lewiston, Maine, 1907-09.

    4. [S636] Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Volume 12, Francis Cooke of the Mayflower by Ralph V. Wood, Jr. Camden, Maine: Picton Press, 1996; revised edition, 2014.

    5. [S399] The Settlers of the Beekman Patent by Frank J. Doherty. Ongoing multivolume series begun in 1990., date only.

    6. [S5520] Macomber Genealogy by Everett S. Stackpole. Lewiston, Maine, 1907-09., date only.

    7. [S399] The Settlers of the Beekman Patent by Frank J. Doherty. Ongoing multivolume series begun in 1990.