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Re: Preston Pottorff*s ancestors/descendants
Posted by: Nancy Smith Date: December 13, 2000 at 03:20:58
In Reply to: Preston Pottorff*s ancestors/descendants by Chris Fiedler of 116

Here is what I have about Preston Pottorff. He is an ancester of mine also.
Name: Preston POTTORFF
Birth: 25 MAY 1811
Father: George BADORF
Marriage Louisa RUSSELL
Married: 25 NOV 1830
1. Silas Preston POTTORFF b: 21 OCT 1836 in Bartholomew Co., In
2. Cilly Ann POTTORFF

probably more children

Preston's son -
Pottorff, Silas Preston
b. 21 OCT 1836 Bartholomew Co., In
d. 6 FEB 1908
m. Lucinda Jane Jay
Father: Preston Pottorff Mother: Louisa Russell

Silas's wife-Lucinda Jane Jay
Name: Lucinda Jane JAY
Sex: F
Birth: 9 JAN 1842 in Putnam Co., Indiana
Death: 30 JUN 1925
Buried in Jay Cem., Davis Co., Ia
Father: Daniel JAY
Marriage Silas Preston POTTORFF b: 21 OCT 1836 in Bartholomew Co., In
Married: 12 JUN 1859 in Davis Co, Ia.
1. Richard POTTORFF
2. Daniel Sylvester POTTORFF b: 18 APR 1874
3. Melvina POTTORFF
6. Rebecca POTTORFF
7. Lillie Arvillo POTTORFF b: 11 DEC 1876
8. Maude POTTORFF b: 2 FEB 1880
9. Minnie Alice POTTORFF b: 1 APR 1882
10. Lola May POTTORFF b: 27 AUG 1889

Another list of Silas's children
- Melonia Pottorff
- Mary Pottorff
- Richard E. Pottorff
- Julia Pottorff
- Louisa M Pottorff
- Daniels Pottorff
- Lillie A. Pottorff
- Maude Pottorff
- Minnie A Pottorff
- Jessie E. Grant

Silas's son (the one in my line)
Pottorff, Richard E.
b. 13 MAR 1866
d. 4 MAR 1944 Ottumwa, Ia
Spouses: Cora Elizabeth Nidely , Emma Bolwar
Some of Richard's children:
Wray (my grandfather)
sister Zoe.

Will be glad to compsre and share.


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