Peter Potter1

M, #5079, b. 9 June 1793, d. 3 November 1864
FatherJohn Potter2
MotherAnn Burkinshaw2
Relationship4th great-grandfather of Keith Graham Bassett
Last Edited18 Nov 2014
Baptism*9 June 1793 St Michael the Archangel, South Malling, Sussex;
Peter Potter son of John & Ann Potter2 
Marriage*1 February 1813 St Thomas, Lewes, Sussex;Bride=Jane Sinden3 
Immigration*24 August 1839 "Somersetshire", Port Adelaide, SA, Australia;Passenger=Jane Sinden, Passenger=Elizabeth Potter1 
Death of Daughter29 August 1843 Hindmarsh, SA, Australia;
When Died: August 29 1843
Name and Surname: Elizabeth Melgate
Sex: Female
Age: Twenty Two Years
Cause of Death: Decline
Rank or Profession: Wife of James Melgate of Hindmarsh
Signature, Description and Residence of Informant: Thos Jones, Weymouth Street, Builder;Deceased=Elizabeth Potter4 
Death of Son8 December 1856 Horseshoe, SA, Australia;
DIED.
At the Horseshoe, on the 8th instant, James Potter, aged 42 years, for many years landlord of the Albion Hotel, Morphett-street, Adelaide, greatly respected by a large circle of friends.;Deceased=James Potter5 
Death*3 November 1864 Lyndoch, SA, Australia;
When Died: November 3rd 1864
Name and Surname: Peter Potter
Sex: Male
Age: 71 Years
Rank or Profession: Blacksmith
Usual Residence: Lyndoch
Cause of Death: Dysentry
Place where Death occurred: Lyndoch6 
News-Arct*7 November 1864 
DEATHS.
POTTER.— On the 3rd November, at his residence, Lyndoch Valley, Mr. Peter Potter, aged 71 years (a colonist of 26 years), formerly of Lewes, Sussex, England.7 
Burial*November 1864 Lyndoch Cemetery, Lyndoch, SA, Australia;
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Peter & Jane Potter headstone

Family

Jane Sinden b. 26 Aug 1789, d. 21 Sep 1871
Children

Citations

  1. [S1309] Family History South Australia.
  2. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism Peter Potter 1793.
  3. [S1310] IGI batch M148121 - Lewes, Sussex.
  4. [S1556] South Australian Death Registrations transcript (Keith Bassett), Elizabeth Melgate 1843.
  5. [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The South Australian Register, Tuesday, December 9, 1856.
  6. [S1556] South Australian Death Registrations transcript (Keith Bassett), Peter Potter 1864.
  7. [S1470] NLA Australian Newspapers (Trove), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The South Australian Register, Monday, November 7, 1864.
  8. [S1603] Keith Bassett photos.
  9. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism James Potter 1815.
  10. [S1311] IGI batch C022636 - Lewes, Sussex.
  11. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism Thomas Potter 1820.
  12. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism William Potter 1822.
  13. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism Samuel Potter 1830.
  14. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism George Potter 1832.
  15. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism Edward Potter 1835.