Charlotte M Potter

Female 1841 - 1924  (82 years)


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  • Name Charlotte M Potter 
    Born 29 Jul 1841  Sandy Creek, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 16 Jul 1924 
    Age 82 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Almon J Potter,   b. Abt 1810,   d. 24 May 1884  (Age ~ 74 years)  (Father) 
    Betsey Calkins,   b. 1822,   d. 26 May 1908  (Age 86 years)  (Mother) 
    Person ID I85016  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 

    Father Almon J Potter,   b. Abt 1810,   d. 24 May 1884  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Betsey Calkins,   b. 1822,   d. 26 May 1908  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F29891  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Jerome Varton Sheeley,   b. 1833,   d. 27 Sep 1927  (Age 94 years) 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Cora E. Sheley,   b. Abt 1868,   d. 5 Apr 1899, Altmar, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years)  [natural]
    Charles Skinner  m. 13 Aug 1885
    Married: 1x2. Nettie Sheeley,   b. 1864,   d. 1919  (Age 55 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x3. Frances A Fannie Sheeley,   b. 1864,   d. 1929  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
     4. Frank N Sheeley,   b. Abt 1884  [natural]
    Married: 1x5. Lellie I Sheeley,   b. Abt 1861,   d. Abt 1915  (Age ~ 54 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 
    Family ID F59972  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Died at Altmar, Wednesday July 16, Mrs. Jerome Sheeley, aged 83 years. Charlotte Potter was born in Sandy Creek on July 29, 1841. When she was a small child her parents moved to Howardville, and later to Altmar where most of her life has been spent. At the age of 15 years she became the wife of Jerome Sheeley and nine children were born of the union, three of whom are deceased.

      Mrs. Sheeley was a member of the Methodist church and until ill health prevented her attendance was one of its most regular attendants. She was also a member of the Ladies' Aid and was always ready and willing to do her part wherever help was needed.

      For the past two years, Mrs. Sheeley had been tenderly cared for by her daughter, Mrs. D. R. Whitney at whose home she passed away. Mrs. Sheeley is survived by her husband, Jerome Sheeley and six children, Mrs. D.R. Whitney, Mrs. Jas. Morrison and Frank Sheeley of Altmar, and Charles Ackerlind and William and Bern Sheeley of Hartford, Ct.

      A prayer was held at her late home at 1 o'clock, Saturday and funeral services conducted by the Rev. R. A. Tennes were held at M.E. church at 2 o'clock. Two selections were sung by E.A. Field, Mrs. A.B. Pierce and Mrs. Ray Orton with Miss Margaret Dennie as organist. Relatives of the deceased acted as bearers. The Ladies' Aid Society attended in a body. Interment was made in the family lot at Riverside cemetery

      Source: The Pulaski Democrat, July 23 1924