Herbert Ernest POTTER

July 1912–1956 (Age 43)
Hendon, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Herbert Ernest

When Herbert Ernest POTTER was born in July 1912, in Hendon, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Thomas POTTER, was 35 and his mother, Caroline Jane KING, was 31. He married Mary Ann Pye in 1938, in Lachute, Argenteuil, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in 1956, in Brownsburg, Brownsburg-Chatham, Argenteuil, Quebec, Canada, at the age of 44.

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Family Time Line

Herbert Ernest POTTER
1912–1956
Mary Ann Pye
1910–1977
Marriage: 1938
Herbert Roderick POTTER
1939–1991

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1938
Lachute, Argenteuil, Quebec, Canada
children

(1)

    Herbert Roderick POTTER

    Male1939–1991Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Thomas POTTER

    Male1877–1931Male

    Female1881–1961Female

siblings

(5)

    Doris Alice Lucy POTTER

    Female1906–Female

    Kenneth Henry POTTER

    Male1910–1925Male

    Male1912–1956Male

    Albert POTTER

    Male1913–Male

    Female1915–1992Female

World Events (8)

1914

Age 2

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 2

After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.
1924

Age 12

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

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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