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Jerry "Ky-yo-Kosi" Potts
Birth: 1840
Death: Jul. 13, 1896

Legendary hunter, warrior and guide of the Canadian Plains. Lead the North West Mounted Police to notorious whiskey forts and helped them establish Fort MacLeod, the Mounties' first post, in Alberta. A hero to the Blackfoot Confederacy and a NWMP special constable, he taught both sides about the other, helped negotiate treaties, kept the peace. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Pablo Kennedy (1872 - 1906)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Jerry Potts (1890 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

SPL/CONST. INTPR.-GUIDE
JERRY POTTS
N.W.M.P.

[NWMP Crest]
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Fort Macleod
Claresholm Census Division
Alberta, Canada
Plot: NWMP Field of Honour Plot 19
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 15, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 10943
Jerry Ky-yo-Kosi Potts
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Jerry Ky-yo-Kosi Potts
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- sjm
 Added: Jul. 14, 2015
Rest in peace, sir. You are remembered.
- Solitarieone
 Added: Jul. 14, 2014

- elaine bailey
 Added: Jul. 14, 2014
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