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Harriet O'Neill Potter
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Birth: Jun. 28, 1806
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 27, 1871
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA

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:
Elizabeth (1800-?)
John (1801-1844)
Charles (1803-1880)
Maria (1805-1878)
Catherine (1808-1829)
Sarah #1 (1809-?)
Theresa (1810-1869)
Rebecca (1812-?)
Susanna B. (1815-1882)
Maurice Goff (1817-1833)
Ann (1819-?)
Sarah #2 (1823-1857)



 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis O'Neill (1777 - 1846)
  Sarah O'Neill (1783 - 1868)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry Potter (1811 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  Teresa O'Neil Potter (1839 - 1841)*
  Joseph K. Potter (1846 - 1865)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth J. O'Neill Clemson (1800 - 1892)*
  Charles O'Neill (1803 - 1880)*
  Maria O'Neill Johnson (1805 - 1878)*
  Harriet O'Neill Potter (1806 - 1871)
  Theresa O'Neill (1810 - 1869)*
  Susanna B. O'Neill Bishop (1815 - 1882)*
  Sarah O'Neill (1823 - 1857)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
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."
 
Burial:
Great Valley Baptist Church Cemetery
Devon
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Bob George
Originally Created by: shd38
Record added: Aug 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28705911
Harriet <i>O'Neill</i> Potter
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Harriet <i>O'Neill</i> Potter
Added by: Bob George
 
Harriet <i>O'Neill</i> Potter
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