Anton Potokar

6 January 1875–15 April 1961 (Age 86)

The Life of Anton

Anton Potokar was born on 6 January 1875, in Austria. He married Theresa Carpender on 11 May 1909, in Okmulgee City, Okmulgee, Oklahoma, United States. He lived in Henry Township, Okmulgee, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. He died on 15 April 1961, in Slovenia, Yugoslavia, at the age of 86.

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Anton Potokar
Theresa Carpender
Marriage: 11 May 1909

Spouse and Children


    Theresa Carpender


11 May 1909
Okmulgee City, Okmulgee, Oklahoma, United States

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 23

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

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Sources (3)

  • Anton Potokar, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Anton Potokar, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Anton Potokar, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"

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