Carrie Sophia Potthoff

1883–1973 (Age 90)
Houston, Harris, Texas, United States

The Life of Carrie Sophia

When Carrie Sophia Potthoff was born on 17 February 1883, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, her father, Frederick H Fritz Potthoff, was 25 and her mother, Louise Henrietta Hinrichsen, was 20. She married Reverend Edward Ammen Konken on 6 August 1914, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States. She died on 6 November 1973, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Forest Park Cemetery, Houston, Harris, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carrie Sophia Potthoff
1883–1973
Reverend Edward Ammen Konken
1866–1931
Marriage: 6 August 1914

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
6 August 1914
Houston, Harris, Texas, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Frederick H Fritz Potthoff

    Male1857–1930Male

  • Louise Henrietta Hinrichsen

    Female1862–1924Female

siblings

(8)

  • Female1883–1973Female

  • Annie Henrietta Potthoff

    Female1885–1961Female

  • George Edward Potthoff

    Male1889–1957Male

  • Edna Margaret Potthoff

    Female1892–1867Female

  • Katherine Louise Potthoff

    Female1894–1981Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894

Age 11

Earliest recorded burial date, 1894.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 24

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

North German: perhaps a habitational name from a place in Westphalia named as Pothof ‘(plant) nursery’, from Middle Low German pote ‘seedling’, ‘young plant’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘courtyard’, or, more likely, a variant of Puthoff .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Carrie E Konkin in household of Edward A Konkin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Carrie Potthoff in household of Frederick Potthoff, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Carrie S A Potthoff in household of Fritz H Potthoff, "United States Census, 1900"

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