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Susannah (Potter) Sheldon (1688 - abt. 1756)

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Susannah Sheldon formerly Potter
Born in Kingston, Washington County, Rhode Islandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Washington, Rhode Islandmap
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Died about in Kingston, Washington County, Rhode Islandmap
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Susannah Potter[1] was born on 28 Jan 1687/88 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, the daughter of Thomas and Susanna Potter.[2]

Ancestral File Number

Ancestral File Number: 8NT7-WT


  • Source: S53 Type: Web Site Title: Descendants of James Sweet Media: Microfilm #0385003 Source Locality: Salt Lake City Author: Florence Wetzel Text: CONT #385000 refers to The James Sweet family, vols. 4-7 of Mrs. Wetzel's CONT notebooks.
  1. Source: #S53
  2. Rhode Island, Vital Extracts, 1636-1899 [ database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2014. Original data: Arnold, James Newell. Rhode Island Vital Extracts, 1636–1850. 21 volumes. Providence, R.I.: Narragansett Historical Publishing Company, 1891–1912. Digitized images from New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts. Vol· 04: Newport County: Births, Marriages, Deaths: Page 87, citing Vol. 1, page 26
  • Title: Genealogies of the Potter Families, Author: Charles Edward Potter, Publication: Alfred Mudge & Son, Printers, 1888
  • Title: The Hazard Family of Rhode Island, Author: Caroline E. Robinson, Publication: 1895

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