David Potts - Marion, Ohio
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mr. 0
N 40° 35.478 W 083° 07.541
17T E 320120 N 4495560
Quick Description: The grave of David Potts in the Quarry St. (or Old Marion) Cemetery.
Location: Ohio, United States
Date Posted: 2/27/2012 8:35:22 AM
Waymark Code: WMDVMM
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 1

Long Description:
According to some brief information I found, David Potts was born between 1742 and 1757 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania. His headstone indicates his date of birth as 1756. He died on May 27 1837 in Marion, Ohio. He was buried in Quarry St. Cemetery, Marion, Marion Co., Ohio. He served in the Revoluntary army, in the Virginia Continental Line. On June 10, 1819, he was granted a soldier's pension. His age was then given as 77 years. He moved to Ohio and settled on Paint Creek, about five miles below Chilicothe. He subsequently removed to Marion County, Ohio where He was married to Permilla "Milly" Adams.


Source : Potts Family Short History
Location type: Single Grave

Date of Birth: 1756

Date of Death: 1837

Cause of death: Died Later

Grave Marker Text:
David Potts Pvt. Continental Line Revolutionary War 1765 - 1837


Ranks:
Private


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