Elizabeth Hawes Potter was born December 1658 in Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut to Bethia Hawes (1637-1691) and died 1715 New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut of unspecified causes. She married Nathaniel Potter (1644-1710) 1 April 1675 in New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut.

Research Notes

Bethiah Hawes and John Baldwin: and their "natural" child (* Natural means born out of wedlock/)

"Bethia Hawes of Milford had a natural child, b. 1658, of whose paternity she accused John Baldwin, but he was ably defended and not convicted. Bethia m. 31 October 1660 Obed Seward ... [the child named] Elizabeth m. 1April 1675 Nathaniel Potter." source: [Donald Lines Jacobus, Families of Ancient New Haven, 1931, Vol. 4, p. 945]


Offspring of Nathaniel Potter (1644-1710) and Elizabeth Hawes Potter
Name Birth Death Joined with
Nathaniel Potter (1676-1740)
Elizabeth Potter (1677-1736)
Samuel Potter (1679-1740) 3 October 1679 New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut July 1740 New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Abigail Hill (1681-1759)
Sarah Potter (1681-1698)
Stephen Potter (1684-1763)
Mary Potter (1686-1750)
Daniel Potter (1688-1761)
Deborah Potter (1695-1741)
Sarah Potter (1699-1778)
Abigail Potter (1701-1765)



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