Polly Crego

about 1783–
Hoosick, Rensselaer, New York, United States

The Life of Polly

Polly Crego was born about 1783, in Hoosick, Rensselaer, New York, United States. She had at least 4 sons and 4 daughters with Joseph Potter.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Potter
1779–
Polly Crego
1783–
Aaron Burr Potter
1803–
Sarah Potter
1805–
Isaac Potter
1807–
Maria Potter
1809–1868
Julia Ann Porter
1816–1900
Jane B Potter
1820–1916
Hon. Joseph Potter
1822–
Joseph Potter
1822–

Spouse and Children

children

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 0

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1791 · Founded

Age 8

Rensselaer County was organized from Albany County in 1791.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 36

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English (Cornwall): unexplained. Compare Crago .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Polly Mitchell Potter in entry for Julia Meloling, "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949"

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