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Jesse Rayburn "Ray" Potts, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1899
Morris County
Kansas, USA
Death: Sep. 17, 1953
Newkirk
Kay County
Oklahoma, USA

Also known by his middle name of "Rayburn" and a nickname of "Ray." Middle name has also been reported as "Raymond." "Rayburn" confirmed by family sources.
Jesse was a son of Sherman Sheridan Potts & Ethel Lynn Beebe.
Jesse first married Bernetta Frances Wright (1903-1987) on May 27, 1919 in Ponca City, Kay Co., Oklahoma. They had two identified sons. Marriage ended in divorce.
Jesse then married Thelma M. Paris (1906-1990) in about 1926. Details on this marriage have not been determined. They had four identified children.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Sherman S. Potts (1865 - 1914)
  Ethel Lynn Potts (1878 - 1944)
 
 Spouses:
  Thelma Marguerite Paris Potts (1906 - 1990)
  Bernetta Frances Wright Megason (1903 - 1987)*
 
 Children:
  Jesse Rayburn Potts (1920 - 1977)*
  James Irvin Potts (1921 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Ponca City
Kay County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: David L. McMonigle
Record added: Aug 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40227725
Jesse Rayburn Ray Potts, Sr
Added by: David L. McMonigle
 
Jesse Rayburn Ray Potts, Sr
Added by: David L. McMonigle
 
Jesse Rayburn Ray Potts, Sr
Added by: David L. McMonigle
 
 
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- Joyce Hopkins
 Added: Feb. 24, 2011
I SHARE A MCMONIGLE ANCESTOR WITH JESSE'S FIRST WIFE, BERNETTA WRIGHT. IF YOU ARE RELATED TO THIS FAMILY, PLEASE CONTACT DAVID L. MCMONIGLE, THE CREATOR OF THIS MEMORIAL.
- David L. McMonigle
 Added: Aug. 3, 2009
 
 
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