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  Elizabeth  Stokes

  (28 October 1638Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, USA  - aft. 1704Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA )  

Elizabeth Stokes was born 28 October 1638 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, USA. Elizabeth Stokes was the child of

She married  Nathaniel Potter 1664 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Nathaniel Potter  was born September 1637 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, USA .  He died 20 October 1704 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA .  He was the son of Nathaniel Potter and Dorothy Wilbore?.

Elizabeth Stokes died aft. 1704 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.

Pedigree Chart Pedigree Chart Family Group Record Family Group Record Invention Inventions

Daughter of William Stokes and Ann Nottingham?

NEED to find her parents
28 October 1638
Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, USA

Invention1656 - The pendulum clock is invented (Christiaan Huygens, Netherlands)

1664 Marriage / Union
Elizabeth Stokes and Nathaniel Potter 1664, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA

Invention1666 - Isaac Newton discovers gravity

News1673 - Mysterious death of Rebecca Cornell in Portsmouth
In 1673 Rebecca Cornell, widow of Thomas Cornell (settler), died in a house fire. Her son Thomas(Jr....Read MORE...

USA1675 - King Philip's War takes place between Native Americans and New England colonists
In colonial New England, King Philip's War begins when a band of Wampanoag warriors raid the border ...Read MORE...

World History1689 - William & Mary assume English throne. Peter the Great assumes Russian throne.

USA1692 - March 1 - Salem Witch Trials
In Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692, many people believed in and feared witchcraft. Consequently, when ...Read MORE...

Invention1698 - The steam engine is invented (Thomas Savery, England)

Marriage / Union(s) and Child(ren)

Elizabeth Stokes married  Nathaniel Potter-- Date: 1664 Place: Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
Torrey’s New England Marriages Prior to 1700. (Online database. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally published as: New England Marriages Prior to 1700. CD-ROM. Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001. 

Nathaniel Potter was the son of Nathaniel Potter and Dorothy Wilbore?

POTTER Nathaniel Nathaniel (1637-1704) & Elizabeth [STOKES] (-1704+) by 1665, by l669 Portsmouth, RI {Potter (10 pts) 4:1 Potter (10 pts) 8:1 Durfee 28 French Anc. 6 Austin: GDRI 59, 229, 354 Knapp Anc. 47, 66}

Title Little Compton families, Volume 1
Little Compton Families, Benjamin Franklin Wilbour, ISBN 0806347031, 9780806347035
Author Benjamin Franklin Wilbour
Edition 5
Publisher Genealogical Publishing Com, 1997
ISBN 080634704X, 9780806347042
Length 839 pages
Page 504

Title Lectures and sermons
Authors William James Potter, Francis Ellingwood Abbot
Publisher G.H. Ellis, 1895
Original from Harvard University
Digitized May 12, 2006
Length 372 pages
Page vii

Added: 4/12/2009 10:16:54 PM  
Updated: 4/1/2010

 Stokes Potter (1665, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA - 25 January 1718, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA)

 William Potter (abt. 1671, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA - , )

 Rebecca Potter (abt. 1681, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA - 21 December 1773, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA)

 Elizabeth Potter (abt. 02 MAY 1683, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA - , )

Added: 4/12/2009 10:16:25 PM

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