Daniel Marion Poteet

Male19 October 1851–15 February 1906

Brief Life History of Daniel Marion

When Daniel Marion Poteet was born on 19 October 1851, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Henry Nelson Poteet, was 29 and his mother, Nancy J McMasters, was 23. He married Mary Ann Stewart on 13 September 1877, in Johnson, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Perry Township, Johnson, Arkansas, United States in 1880 and Hickey Township, Johnson, Arkansas, United States in 1900. He died on 15 February 1906, in Johnson, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 54.

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Daniel Marion Poteet
Mary Ann Stewart
Marriage: 13 September 1877
L F Poteet
Roxie Poteet
Mary Lou Poteet
Ida Lee Poteet

Sources (9)

  • Daniel M Russell in household of Uriah Russell, "United States Census, 1870"
  • D M Poteet, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • Dan Poteet in entry for Albert Wareham and Mary Lou Leavell, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 September 1877Johnson, Arkansas, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1862 · Battle of Shiloh

    Age 11

    The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.


    Age 12

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

    Age 15

    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    Probably an Anglicized form of Italian Potito . Compare Perteet , Poteat , and Poteete .

    History: Francis Poteet, from England, reportedly born in a family of Italian origin, is recorded in MD in 1667.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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