Louisa Catherine Burckhartt

12 July 1854–
Texas, Missouri, United States

The Life of Louisa Catherine

When Louisa Catherine Burckhartt was born on 12 July 1854, in Texas, Missouri, United States, her father, Selman Hobbs Burckhartt, was 41 and her mother, Mary Hunt Walton, was 31. She married John Edward Poteet on 26 September 1875, in Sherman, Grayson, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. She lived in Waco, McLennan, Texas, United States in 1880 and Justice Precinct 6, Comanche, Texas, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

John Edward Poteet
Louisa Catherine Burckhartt
Marriage: 26 September 1875
Maggie Josephine Poteet
Mary S Poteet
Maude N Poteet
Ophelia Elizabeth Poteet
Malinda Poteet

Spouse and Children

26 September 1875
Sherman, Grayson, Texas, United States


Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 6

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 7

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.

Age 32

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Burkhart .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Louisa Burkhart in household of S H Burkhart, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Louiza Poteet in household of John E Poteet, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Louise C Poteet, "United States Census, 1900"

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