When Thomas Callaway Potts was born on 15 February 1888, in Texas, United States, his father, Charles Wakefield Potts, was 31 and his mother, Ida Ellen Armstrong, was 22. He married Janie Julia Griffin on 11 March 1941, in Miller, Arkansas, United States. He lived in Justice Precinct 5, Jack, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 30 March 1953, in Imperial, California, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in El Centro, Imperial, California, United States.
English: variant of Pott , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s, in the former case denoting a Pot(t)'s son, relative or servant.
Americanized form of German Botz .