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Eugene Potter
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Birth: Apr., 1858
Walterboro
Colleton County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Dec., 1931, USA

Eugene Potter was a boat pilot by trade and was known as Reverend Potter, pastoring the African American church on Sullivan's Island. He signed his name on the Freedman's Bank Records on 13 Mar 1871 at the age of 13 listing his parents as Thomas and Annette Potter. [Source: census records; Freedman Bank records, Charleston, SC; Charleston, SC Probate record; information on death and family burial plot given by a descendant and island residents] 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary LaSaine Potter (1863 - 1917)*
 
 Children:
  Annette Potter (1879 - 1930)*
  Eugene Potter (1881 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sullivan's Island Historic Cemetery
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Linda Smith
Record added: Mar 13, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106633968
Eugene Potter
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Eugene Potter
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