|Birth: ||Jun. 28, 1806|
|Death: ||Jan. 27, 1871|
Harriet and her husband Henry were the parents of eight children; Eliza (~1833-?), Julia Ann (1836-1912), Theresa O'Neill (1838-1841), Mary E. (1840->1866), William Henry (1843-1879), John Wesley (1845-1916), Joseph K. (1846-1865), and Edwin H. (1848-1906).
Harriet was the 5th of thirteen children of Francis and Sarah O'Neill, who lived at least a good part of their lives in Chester County. Both Francis and Sarah are also buried in the Great Valley Baptist Cemetery.
Harriet's twelve siblings were:
Sarah #1 (1809-?)
Susanna B. (1815-1882)
Maurice Goff (1817-1833)
Sarah #2 (1823-1857)
Henry Potter (1811 - 1891)*
Teresa O'Neil Potter (1839 - 1841)*
Joseph K. Potter (1846 - 1865)*
HARRIET / wife of / Henry Potter / DIED / January 27th 1871 / aged 64 years 6 months / and 25 days.
The Epitaph on Harriet's tombstone (As compiled by the Treyffrin Easttown History Club between 1942 and 1967) reads:
"No more thy soothing voice our anguish cheers.
Thy placid eyes with smiles, no longer glow.
Our hopes to cherish, and allay our fears.
'Tis met that we should ---our tears."
Great Valley Baptist Church Cemetery
Maintained by: Bob George
Originally Created by: shd38
Record added: Aug 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28705911