The Potts Family Descendants of Oswald Potts

Long Title: The Potts Family Descendants of Oswald Potts in Bedford County, Tennessee




Compiled By: J. Ivan Potts, Jr.

Published: 1983, Shelbyville, Tennessee, U.S.A., by the compiler

Format: Bound Looseleaf, 8.5" x 11", 131 pages including index


Table of Contents:

Preface

The author describes his desire to document his family from the earliest immigrants to the present generation. He includes the family coat of arms and briefly describes the arms and crest, and includes possible derivations of the Potts family name dating back to the year 1273.

Chapter I - Oswald Potts - The Founder (2 pages)

Oswald Potts was a sea captain who settled in Union District, South Carolina before the middle of the eighteenth century. First and second generation members are described.

Chapter II - The Third Generation (4 pages)

Chapter III - The Fourth Generation (8 pages)

Chapter IV - Descendants of Newton Jasper Potts - Fifth Generation (3 pages)

Chapter V - Descendants of John Houston Potts - Fifth Generation (1 page)

Chapter VI - Descendants of Raleigh (Rawleigh) Morgan Potts - Fifth Generation (2 pages)

Chapter VII - Descendants of Ruth Elizabeth Potts (Jones) - Fifth Generation (7 pages)

Chapter VIII - Descendants of Jefferson L. Potts - Fifth Generation (1 page)

Chapter IX - Descendants of James William (Jamerson) Potts - Fifth Generation (3 pages)

Chapter X - Descendants of Chloe Tennessee Potts (Wheeler) - Fifth Generation (2 pages)

Chapter XI - Descendants of Marcus De Lafayette Potts - Fifth Generation (4 pages)

Chapter XII - Descendants of Elisha Haggard Potts - Fifth Generation (3 pages)

Chapter XIII - Descendants of John Houston Potts - Sixth Generation (3 pages)

Chapter XIV - Descendants of Raleigh Morgan Potts - Sixth Generation (4 pages)

Chapter XV - Descendants of Ruth Elizabeth Potts (Jones) - Sixth Generation (12 pages)

Chapter XVI - Descendants of Jefferson L. Potts - Sixth Generation (2 pages)

Chapter XVII - Descendants of James William (Jamerson) Potts - Sixth Generation (6 pages)

Chapter XVIII - Descendants of Chloe Tennessee Potts (Wheeler) - Sixth Generation (2 pages)

Chapter XIX - Descendants of Marcus De Lafayette Potts - Sixth Generation (7 pages)

Chapter XX - Descendants of Elisha Haggard Potts - Sixth Generation (7 pages)

Chapter XXI - Descendants of Raleigh Morgan Potts - Seventh Generation (4 pages)

Chapter XXII - Descendants of Ruth Elizabeth Potts (Jones) - Seventh Generation (4 pages)

Chapter XXIII - Descendants of James William (Jamerson) Potts - Seventh Generation (5 pages)

Chapter XXIV - Descendants of Chloe Tennessee Potts (Wheeler) - Seventh Generation (1 page)

Chapter XXV - Descendants of Marcus De Lafayette Potts - Seventh Generation (6 pages)

Chapter XXVI - Descendants of Elisha Haggard Potts - Seventh Generation (2 pages)

The Family of Mary Franklin Jackson (4 pages)

Addenda (2 pages)

Notes and References (3 pages)

Index (16 pages)


Availability:

This book is out of print but available for viewing or inter-library loan at the Tennessee State Library and Archives in Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.A., Library of Congress card number 84-107369.


Note: This work is an extension of the information contained in chapter XXXVIII of The Potts Family (short title) compiled by Thomas Maxwell Potts and published by him in 1901.





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