Amy Potter

about 1881–
Horsham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Amy

When Amy Potter was born about 1881, in Horsham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Potter, was 26 and her mother, Martha Whitehead, was 30.

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Family Time Line

George Potter
1855–
Martha Whitehead
1851–1923
Edith Potter
1879–
Amy Potter
1881–
Florence Potter
1888–
Nora Potter
1897–

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1884
Age 3
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale
Age 23
The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.
1914
Age 33
Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, and North German (Pötter): occupational name for a maker of drinking and storage vessels, from an agent derivative of Middle English, Middle Low German pot. In the Middle Ages the term covered workers in metal as well as earthenware and clay.

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

Possible Related Names

Potters
Peotter

Sources (8)

  • Amy Potter in household of George Potter, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Amy Potter in household of George Potter, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Amy Potter in household of George Potter, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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