Jane Sinden1

F, #5080, b. 26 August 1789, d. 21 September 1871
FatherRichard Sinden2 b. 14 Dec 1763
MotherElizabeth Nutley2 b. 17 Jun 1760
Relationship4th great-grandmother of Keith Graham Bassett
ChartsAncestors of Keith Graham Bassett
Last Edited16 Sep 2018
Baptism*26 August 1789 St Mary, Battle, Sussex3 
Married Name1 February 1813 Potter1 
Marriage*1 February 1813 St Thomas, Lewes, Sussex;Groom=Peter Potter1 
Immigration*24 August 1839 "Somersetshire", Port Adelaide, SA, Australia;
Peter Potter, 46, coachsmith, 5 children;Immigrant=Peter Potter4,5 
News-Arct*31 August 1839 "The South Australian Register", Adelaide, SA, Australia;
SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE.
ARRIVALS
August 24 - The barque Somersetshire, 600 tons, Jackson, Commander, from London, April 20, with passengers, emigrants, and British merchandise.;Principal=Peter Potter6 
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 Potter7 
(Beneficiary) Will8 November 1855 Lyndoch Valley, SA, Australia;
This is the last Will and Testament of Mr Peter Potter of Lyndock Valley in the Province of South Australia Farmer All my real and personal estate and effects whatsoever and wheresoever and of what nature or kind soever I give devise and bequeath unto my dear wife Jane Potter for and during the term of her natural life and from and after her decease I give and bequeath the same unto and amongst my dear children as is hereinafter mentioned viz To my dear Son Samuel Potter I give and Devise All that piece or parcel of land containing Fifty eight Acres (more or less) being Section No 566 in the Lyndock Valley Survey in the Hundred of Barossa in the said Province To hold the same unto the said Samuel Potter his heirs and assigns for ever Together with a right of road for the said Samuel Potter over the Northern side of Section No 566A and numbered No 565 as is hereinafter more particularly mentioned To my dear Son George Potter I give and devise All that piece or parcel of land containing fifty one Acres (more or less) being Section No 566 with about ten acres of land adjoining on the Eastern side of Section No 565 in the Lyndock Valley Survey aforesaid Together with a right of Road over the remaining part of Section No 565 as is hereinafter more particularly mentioned To hold the same until the said George Potter his Heirs and assigns for ever Subject to a right of Road over the same for the said Samuel Potter his heirs and assigns as is hereinafter more particularly mentioned To my dear Son Edward Potter I give and Devise All the remaining part of the said Section No 565 containing Seventy Acres (be the same more or less) situate in the Lyndoch Valley Survey aforesaid To hold the same unto the said Edward Potter his Heirs and assigns for ever Subject to a right of Road over the same for the said Samuel Potter and George Potter their Heirs and assigns as is hereinafter more particularly mentioned And I do hereby declare that it is my Will and Mind that the said Samuel Potter and George Potter and their respective Heirs and assigns shall have liberty of ingress egress and regress at all times for themselves and their servants with or without all and all manner of Drays Carts Carriages Horses and Cattle in over and upon a certain Road of the width of Twenty feet inside and along the Northern fence of Sections N 566A and No 565 hereinafter given and devised to the said Samuel Potter and George Potter and their respective Heirs and assigns To my dear Sons the said Samuel Potter, George Potter and Edward Potter I give and Devise All that piece or parcel of Land containing Fifty seven acres and a half (be the same more or less) situate in the Hundred of Barossa aforesaid and being the Southern half of Section No 2710 And also all that piece or parcel of Land containing Thirty five acres (be the same more or less) being the Southern Half of Section No 636 in the Wiltshire Survey in the County of Light in the said Province To hold the same unto the said Samuel Potter, George Potter and Edward Potter their Heirs and assigns or tenants in common and not as joint tenants Subject nevertheless to the payment of the several Legacies hereinafter mentioned viz to my dear Son Caleb Potter I give and bequeath the Legacy or Sum of Twenty five pounds To my dear son James Potter I give and bequeath the legacy or sum of Twenty five pounds To my dear daughter Mercy Burfield I give and bequeath the legacy or Sum of Twenty five pounds To my dear daughter Jane McInytre I give and bequest the legacy or sum of twenty five pounds To my dear Son Thomas Potter I give and bequeath he legacy or Sum of Twenty five pounds To my dear daughter Hannah Martin I Give and bequeath the legacy or Sum of Twenty five pounds To James Potter Milgate I give and bequeath the Legacy or Sum of Twenty five pounds And to my dear daughter Mary Ann Allen I give and bequeath the Legacy or Sum of Twenty five pounds which said several Legacies I hereby direct shall be paid as soon as conveniently may be after my said Wifes decease All the rest residue and remainder of my personal estate and effects whatsoever and wheresoever and of what nature or kind soever from and after the decease of my said dear Wife Jane Potter I give and bequeath unto my dear Sons the said Samuel Potter George Potter and Edward Potter in equal Shares and proportions And Lastly I do hereby nominate constitute and appoint the said Caleb Potter and Samuel Potter joint executors of this my last Will and Testament and hereby revoking and making void all former and other Wills by me at any time heretofore made do declare this only to be my Last Will and Testament In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and Seal this eighth day of November in the year of our Lord One thousand eight hundred and fifty five
Peter Potter
Signed sealed published and declared by the said testator Peter Potter as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us who at his request in his presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses
John Edwin Gameau
Solicitor Gawler Town
Frederick Codd;Principal=Peter Potter8 
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 Potter9 
Death of Spouse3 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: Lyndoch;Principal=Peter Potter10 
Death*21 September 1871 Lyndoch Valley, SA, Australia;
When Died: Septr 21st 1871
Name and Surname: Jane Potter
Sex: Female
Age: 82 Years
Rank or Profession: Widow of late Peter Potter, Farmer of Lyndoch Valley
Usual Residence: Lyndoch Valley
Cause of Death: General Debility & Old Age
Place where Death occurred: Lyndoch Valley11 
Burial*September 1871 Lyndoch Cemetery, Lyndoch, SA, Australia;
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Peter & Jane Potter headstone
News-Arct*25 November 1871 "The Evening Journal", Adelaide, SA, Australia;
DEATHS.
POTTER.—On the 21st September, at her residence, near Lyndoch Valley, Jane, relict of the late Peter Potter, aged 82 years. Formerly of Lewes, Sussex. A colonist of 32 years.13 

Family

Peter Potter b. 9 Jun 1793, d. 3 Nov 1864
Children

Citations

  1. [S1310] IGI batch M148121 - Lewes, Sussex.
  2. [S20] IGI.
  3. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/
  4. [S1309] Family History South Australia.
  5. [S1694] Findmypast Emigrants Seeking Free Passage to South Australia 1836-1841, online http://www.findmypast.com/, Peter Potter 1839.
  6. [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The South Australian Register, Saturday, August 31, 1839.
  7. [S1556] South Australian Death Registrations transcript (Keith Bassett), Elizabeth Melgate 1843.
  8. [S201] Will.
  9. [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The South Australian Register, Tuesday, December 9, 1856.
  10. [S1556] South Australian Death Registrations transcript (Keith Bassett), Peter Potter 1864.
  11. [S1556] South Australian Death Registrations transcript (Keith Bassett), Jane Potter 1871.
  12. [S1603] Keith Bassett photos.
  13. [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The Evening Journal, Monday, September 25, 1871.
  14. [S1567] England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, online https://familysearch.org, Caleb Potter 1813.
  15. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism James Potter 1815.
  16. [S1311] IGI batch C022636 - Lewes, Sussex.
  17. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism Thomas Potter 1820.
  18. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism William Potter 1822.
  19. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism Samuel Potter 1830.
  20. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism George Potter 1832.
  21. [S1528] Sussex Family History Group, online http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, baptism Edward Potter 1835.