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kira112 Report 3 Jul 2013 20:43

Hi I am searching for a friends family Could anyone please find WILFRED POTTER b.1902 Pontefract WR Yorkshire I dont know his parents or siblings possibly a Coal Mining family


AnnCardiff Report 3 Jul 2013 20:55

Name: Wilfred Potter
Gender: Male
Christening Date: 30 Jun 1902
Christening Place: Purston-cum-South Featherstone, York, England
Father's Name: Fred Potter
Mother's Name: Lily Potter
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C03043-7
System Origin: England-EASy
GS Film number: 1542283
Reference ID: item 2 p 108 Ln864


Dea Report 3 Jul 2013 20:56

1911 census transcription details for: Gillygate Pontefract
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National Archive Reference:

RG14PN27464 RG78PN1573 RD505 SD3 ED4 SN120
Reg. District: Pontefract
Sub District: Pontefract
Parish: Pontefract
Enum. District: 4
Address: Gillygate Pontefract
County: Yorkshire (West riding)
Name Relation Condition/
Yrs married Sex Age Birth Year Occupation Where Born
POTTER, Fred Head Married M 33 1878 Coal Miner Hewer Derbyshire Staveley
POTTER, Lily Wife Married 9 years F 34 1877 Yorkshire Rotherham
POTTER, Wilfred Son M 8 1903 School Yorkshire Featherstone
POTTER, Edna Daughter F 4 1907 Yorkshire Featherstone
POTTER, Georige William Son M 0 (10 MONTHS) 1911 Yorkshire Pontefract

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Dea Report 3 Jul 2013 20:58

Marriages Mar 1902 (>99%)
**Butterfield Lily Pontefract 9c 160 Scan available - click to view
Marshall Charles Pontefract 9c 160 Scan available - click to view
Moody Alice Pontefract 9c 160 Scan available - click to view
**Potter Fred Pontefract 9c 160 Scan available - click to view

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AnnCardiff Report 3 Jul 2013 21:00

Fred Potter, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

Name: Fred Potter
Birth Date: 1878
Age: 24
Spouse's Name: Lily Butterfield
Spouse's Birth Date: 1877
Spouse's Age: 25
Event Date: 15 Feb 1902
Event Place: Pontefract, York, England
Father's Name: Robert Potter
Spouse's Father's Name: Charles George Butterfield
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M02022-3
System Origin: England-EASy
GS Film number: 1542098
Reference ID: Roll 31 P.88 R.176


kira112 Report 3 Jul 2013 21:04

Thankyou both so much


Gins Report 4 Jul 2013 06:38

Just adding this for the fathers occupation and address at the time of the baptism:

West Yorkshire, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1910

Name:Wilfred Potter

Parish:Purston cum South Featherstone, St Thomas

Baptism Date:30 Jun 1902

Father's Name:Fred Potter <<Miner

Mother's Name:Lily Potter

Address: 74 Featherstone Square

Wondered if this was his marriage?

West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1935

Name:Wilfred Potter <<Miner

Birth Year:abt 1902


Marriage or Bann Date:26 Dec 1921

Parish:Pontefract, St Giles and St Mary

Father's Name:Fred Potter<<<Miner

Spouse's Name:Edith Kemp

Spouse's Father's Name:William Eyra Kemp<<Miner

Wit: Caroline Challenger & George Kemp