My name is Annette Potter. I started my genealogy research many years ago (about 20 years) and recently had a huge website dedicated to the Potter families related to folks who originated in Eastern Kentucky.
L-R: Annette Potter, Eliza Frances Reynolds Potter and Leona Carlene Potter; d/o Creed Potter and Ida Fuller
Creed Flannery Potter and Ida Fuller
Creed Flannery Potter b 2 Sept 1902 Letcher Co KY d 26 Jan 1959 Letcher Co KY; buried Reynolds Family Cemetery, Seco, Letcher Co KY; s/o Joel Martin Potter and Eliza Frances Reynolds. Creed Flannery Potter m. Ida Fuller Potter b 27 Jun 1912 KY d 1 Jul 2006 TX; d/o Elijah Green Fuller and Leona Smith. My Memorial Tribute to Mother, Ida Fuller Potter. Creed Flannery Potter m. (1) to Sarah Rose Robinson b about 1902 d about 1934; buried Reynolds Cemetery, Seco, Letcher Co KY; d/o James "Big Jim" Robinson and Adah Rose. (Divorced 30 Aug 1933). Creed Flannery Potter m. (2) to Betty Brown.
My Paternal Grandparents
Joel Martin Mart Potter and Eliza Frances Reynolds.
Joel Martin "Mart" Potter b 4 Mar 1875 Letcher Co KY d 20 Apr 1949; buried Potter Family Cemetery, Payne Gap, KY; s/o Abraham Potter and Sarah "Sallie" Wright. Joel Martin "Mart" Potter m. 6 Oct 1894 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY to (1) Eliza Frances Reynolds b 16 Dec 1877 d 23 Apr 1975; buried Reynolds Family Cemetery, Seco, Letcher Co KY; d/o William Henry Reynolds and Matilda Frances Baker. Joel Martin "Mart" Potter m. (2) to Callie Potter; d/o Abraham Potter and Selina Phillips. Joel Martin "Mart" Potter m. (3) to Leona Smith; d/o Hilliard Smith and Armelda Combs. Leona Smith Hale Fuller m. (1) to James "Jim" Hale. Eliza Frances Reynolds m. (2) to Thomas Davis.
My Maternal Grandparents
Elijah "Green" Fuller b Sept 1877 Knott Co KY d about 1929; s/o Elijah "Bunt" Fuller b 1845 KY and Martha Combs b 1858. Elijah "Green" Fuller m. 29 Mar 1909 Smithsboro, Knott Co KY to (2) Leona Smith b 14 Apr 1884 Smithsboro, Knott Co KY d 12 Sept 1966; buried Isom Cemetery, Isom KY; behind the Presbyterian Church; d/o Hilliard Jackson Smith and Armelda "Melda" Combs. Elijah "Green" Fuller m. 16 Sept 1895 to (1st) Margaret Amburgey b 12 Mar 1879; d/o Alfred Amburgey and Elizabeth Amburgey. Leona Smith m. 1st to James "Jim" Hale; s/o Thomas Hale and Matilda Smith. Leona Smith m. 3rd to Joel Martin "Mart" Potter late in life.
Elijah Green Fuller and Leona Smith.
My Paternal Great - Grandparents
Abraham Potter and Sarah Sally Wright
Abraham Potter b 13 Aug 1837 Letcher Co KY d 13 May 1913 Pike Co KY; buried Potter Family Cemetery, Payne Gap KY; s/o Isaac Potter and Mary Polly Houston. Abraham Potter m. 15 Jul 1869 to (2) Sarah Sally Wright b 10 Mar 1847 d 8 Nov 1925; buried Potter Family Cemetery, Payne Gap KY; d/o Joel Ellis Wright and Eliza Agnes Bates.
My Paternal Great-Grandparents
William Henry Reynolds b 28 Feb, 1837 Russell Co VA d 8 Dec 1890 Seco, Letcher Co KY; buried Reynolds Family Cemetery, Seco, Letcher Co KY; s/o Noah Milburn Reynolds 1808 and Mary Chaney Stone. William Henry Reynolds m. 4 Mar 1859 to Frances Matilda Baker b 23 Apr 1844 d 28 Mar 1927; d/o Henry Baker and Mary Catherine Privett.
William Henry Reynolds and Matilda Frances Baker
My Maternal Great Grandparents
Elijah Bunt Fuller b 20 Jul 1845 d 31 Dec 1931 Perry Co KY; s/o Elijah Green Fuller 1790 NC Elizabeth? Messer?. Elijah Bunt Fuller m. Martha Combs.
Elijah Bunt Fuller and Martha Combs
My Maternal Great Grandparents
Hilliard Jackson Smith and Armelda Combs
Hilliard Jackson Smith b 13 Apr 1855 Perry Co KY d 29 Apr 1914 Knott Co KY; s/o William Medford "Med" Smith and Martha Ashley. Hilliard Jackson Smith m. 24 Sept 1879 Perry Co KY to Armelda "Melda" Combs b 28 Aug 1862 Allock, Perry Co KY d 15 Mar 1953 Knott Co KY; d/o Jackson "Jack" Combs and Mary Ann Young.
1. Hazel Potter and Bert Thompson; s/o Thomas Lindsay Thompson and Trudy Bee Modena Farmer. (Visit Hazel on Facebook)
Hazel Potter Thompson - Potter Lineage
2. Hazel's Parents - Clabe Potter and Anna Hall;
3. Hazel's Grandparents - Reuben Potter 1865 and Arminda Hall;
4. Hazel's Great Grandparents - Isaac Potter 1839 and Emiline Bentley;
5. Hazel's GG Grandparents Benjamin Potter 1796 NC and Susannah Hollingsworth?;
6. Hazel's GGG Grandparents Abraham Potter 1745 NC and Lydia? Stewart?
Thanks very much to Hazel Potter Thompson who worked with me extensively on her family as well as some extended family of her father, Clabe Potter. She has been the largest contributor of time, information and photos to this website
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