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Mariman Greenup Pottinger
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1826
Gethsemane
Nelson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 10, 1871
Wolf Island
Mississippi County
Missouri, USA

S/o of Samuel Pottinger Jr and Lucinda Jameson, He was born in Sam Pottinger's old log house on Lot No.1 in New Haven, KY. He relocated to Missouri in the late 1850's, where he owned land that he farmed with slaves. There is a family tradition that because of being a Confederate sympathizer, Mariman was sent for a while to a Federal prison in 1862. While there, he became very sick, and that his son, Samuel Henry Pottinger, just 10 years old, managed to make his way to the prison with medicine for his father.

Mariman married 1. Elizabeth Lewis (1832-1865) on 25 Sept 1849 in Nelson County KY. She died on Feb.17,1855.

They had three children:

* Emma Linwood Pottinger b 1850
* Samuel Henry Pottinger b 1852
* James Franklin Pottinger 2-24-54 to 8-19-54 prob KY

Secondly, he married Sarah Elizabeth Hayes 17 Aug 1858 in Mississippi County, Missouri.

They had three children:

* Martha Belle Pottinger 1-23-62 to 1883 married W.M. Apperson on Aug 7, 1877
* Stonewall Jackson Pottinger 4-18-64 to 5-23-81 age 17
* Raphael Semmas Pottinger 1-7-67 to 3-26-84 age 17

He died 10 Feb 1871 in Wolf Island, Mississippi County, Missouri.


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Pottinger (1785 - 1832)
  Lucinda Jameson/Pottinger Helm (1791 - 1866)
 
 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Lewis Pottinger (1832 - 1855)
  Sarah Elizabeth Hayes Frie (1843 - 1908)*
 
 Children:
  Emma Linwood Pottinger Martin (1850 - 1911)*
  Samuel Henry Pottinger (1852 - 1887)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Goodlett Pottinger (1812 - 1869)*
  George Washington Pottinger (1814 - 1885)*
  William Russell Pottinger (1815 - 1887)*
  James Allen Pottinger (1816 - 1847)*
  Emeline Pottinger Blincoe (1818 - 1901)*
  Robert Caldwell Pottenger (1820 - 1837)*
  Thomas Jefferson Pottinger (1820 - 1900)*
  Mary Jane Pottinger (1822 - 1822)*
  Hardin Logan Pottinger (1824 - 1898)*
  Mariman Greenup Pottinger (1826 - 1871)
  Maria Jane Pottinger Brown (1830 - 1860)*
  Mary Ann Pottinger Brown (1832 - 1883)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
IOOF Cemetery
Charleston
Mississippi County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Hardy
Originally Created by: Graver Gal
Record added: Jan 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47060952
Mariman Greenup Pottinger
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Mariman Greenup Pottinger
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Mariman Greenup Pottinger
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