Frank Carl Potter

28 September 1934–21 November 2012 (Age 78)
Wilmar, Los Angeles, California, United States

The Life of Frank Carl

When Frank Carl Potter was born on 28 September 1934, in Wilmar, Los Angeles, California, United States, his father, Charles Everall Potter, was 51 and his mother, Martha Eliza Perrett, was 38. He lived in Vista Judicial Township, San Diego, California, United States in 1940. He died on 21 November 2012, at the age of 78.

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Charles Everall Potter
Martha Eliza Perrett
Charles Henry Potter
Dawn Earl Potter
Frank Carl Potter

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1953 · Grizzly Bear Becomes State Animal

Age 19

The California grizzly bear became designated as the state animal in 1953.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 21

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Frank Potter in household of Charles E Potter, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Frank C Potter, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Frank Carl Potter, "California, Birth Index, 1905-1995"

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