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Sarah Jane Botts (b. March 31, 1842, d. 1877)Sarah Jane Botts (daughter of Aaron H. Botts and Jane Unknown) was born March 31, 1842 in Ohio, and died 1877.She married William Huntington Potter on May 14, 1859 in Hocking, Ohio, son of Edward Potter and Sarah Morris.
Notes for Sarah Jane Botts:
Were Dutch & Pennsysylvania Dutch so may have been German
William & Sarah were cousins
According to Willa Helmick Sarah May's mother died when she was four and her father shortly there after.She was then adopted by the Backus family and raised.Since thet appear together in the 1880 census, he must have died shortly there after.tp
PLEASE NOTE-I AM NOT SURE AARON IS HER FATHER-ACCORDING TO MY GREAT AUNT WILLA HER MOTHER WAS A POTTER AND SARAH AND WILLIAM WERE COUSINS-I THINK THE CONNECTION COULD BE THE MORRIS LINE HOWEVER-WHICH COULD MAKE HER RELATED TO JOHN BOTTS AND NANCY MORRIS-OR AARON'S WIFE JANE COULD BE JANE POTTER-STILL SEARCHINGTP
More About Sarah Jane Botts:
Census 1: 1860, Good Hope, Hocking, Ohio.
Census 2: 1870, Good Hope, Hocking, Ohio.
More About Sarah Jane Botts and William Huntington Potter:
Marriage: May 14, 1859, Hocking, Ohio.
Marriage Notes for Sarah Jane Botts and William Huntington Potter:
POTTER, WILLIAM H.
Spouse: BOTTS, SARAH JANE Marriage Date: 14 May 1859
County: Hocking State: OH
Married by Aaron Matthias, JP
I have a photo copy of marriage record tp
Children of Sarah Jane Botts and William Huntington Potter are:
- +Sarah May Potter, b. May 08, 1873, Lancaster, Ohio214, 215, d. January 19, 1924, Parkersburg, W, Va.216, 217.