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Mary Ann Bagley Potter
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Birth: Aug. 12, 1841
Spilsby
Lincolnshire, England
Death: Feb. 14, 1912
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

Mary Ann's mother was Elizabeth A. Kitson Bagley, who died on arrival in the Canada in 1851-burial location unknown at this time.

Mary Ann married Hugh Potter in abt 1860 in Canada and their first 4 children were born there. They moved to Detroit, Wayne, Michigan after 1864 and show up in the 1870 census. The next 8 children were born in Detroit.

1870 Census: Residence: Detroit ward 10, Wayne, MI, Hugh 38, Mary 28y; Rachel 10y; John 10y; Mary 6y & William 3y..

1880 Census: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan: Hugh 48y-Teamster; Mary 42y; Rachel 20y; John 18y; Maria 16y; William 11y; Maggie 11y; Hugh 5y; Samuel 3y & Anna 1y.

1900 Census: Detroit ward 11, Wayne, Michigan: Mary Ann 60y-widowed-mother of 12 children, 10 living at time of census; Hugh Jr 25y; Samuel 23y; Arthur 19y; Mabel 16y & a boarder.

1910 Census: Detroit Ward 9, Wayne, Michigan: Mary Ann 74y; Samuel 36y; Arthur 28y & Ellsworth 68y-roomer.

Death certificate states she was widowed, living at gives address of 476 Shene St. Detroit, was 74y 6m 2d old when died and birth date was 8 Dec 1837, but family has birth records that state otherwise.

So Hugh died at some point between 1880 & 1900-unable to locate death record or burial location.

Other children not located:
Rachel b.1861-Canada
Samuel b. Oct 1876-MI last appears in 1910 census-Detroit, Wayne, Michigan.
Hanna or Annie b.July 28, 1879 Detroit, Wayne, Michigan; May have died on March 9, 1881 in Detroit, Wayne, MI-record show her mother name as Emma? Burial unknown. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Wells Bagley (1816 - 1903)
  Elizabeth Alisby Kitson Bagley (1810 - 1851)
 
 Children:
  Mary Ann Potter Rose (1863 - 1950)*
  John Robert Potter (1863 - 1937)*
  Margaret A. Potter Behnisch (1870 - 1937)*
  Hugh Potter (1874 - 1901)*
  Mariah Potter Chelie (1874 - 1934)*
  Arthur Potter (1880 - 1913)*
  Mabel Dorthy Potter Wade (1884 - 1928)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Ann Bagley Potter (1841 - 1912)
  George Bagley (1847 - 1930)*
  Charles Stuart Bagley (1862 - 1938)**
  Mary Rosamond Bagley Densteadt (1864 - 1943)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Leanne M. Meyer
Record added: Aug 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55773297
Mary Ann <i>Bagley</i> Potter
Added by: Leanne M. Meyer
 
Mary Ann <i>Bagley</i> Potter
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