James Robert Potter

1898–1971 (Age 73)
Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of James Robert

When James Robert Potter was born in 1898, in Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia, his father, Robert Potter, was 53 and his mother, Ellen O'Rourke, was 35. He died in 1971, in his hometown, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Robert Potter
1845–1918
Ellen O'Rourke
1863–1948
Mary Ann Stella Potter
1894–
James Robert Potter
1898–1971
Thomas Potter
1900–
William J Potter
1904–1973

Parents & Siblings

  • Robert Potter

    Male1845–1918Male

  • Female1863–1948Female

siblings

(4)

  • Mary Ann Stella Potter

    Female1894–Female

  • Male1898–1971Male

  • Thomas Potter

    Male1900–Male

  • William J Potter

    Male1904–1973Male

World Events (8)

1901

Age 3

First Federal election.
1901

Age 3

The Australian flag flown for the first time.
1918

Age 20

Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.

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.

Possible Related Names

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

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