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Richard Potts - Revolutionary War Patriot

 
 
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By Frankie, August 19, 2017
1. Richard Potts - Revolutionary War Patriot Marker
Inscription.
Richard Potts
Member of the House of Delegates
Born 19 July 1753 in Upper Marlboro, MD
Died November 1808 in Frederick, MD
Marker placed by Carrollton Manor Chapter, NSDAR

Eleanor Murdoch Potts
2nd wife of
Richard Potts
Revolutionary War Patriot-MD
Born 2 November 1774
Died 1 October 1842

May 2, 2015

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(additional plaque

Elizabeth Hughes Potts
1st wife of Richard Potts
Revolutionary War
Patriot-MD
Born 1762
Died 28 October 1793

Marker placed by
Carrollton Manor Chapter, NSDAR
May 2, 2015



 
Erected 2015 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 24.284′ N, 77° 24.903′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from South Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 515 South Market Street (Mount Olivet Cemetery), Frederick MD 21701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Ross Key and Anne Charlton Key (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Children's Memorial
Elizabeth Hughes Potts Marker image. Click for full size.
By Frankie, August 19, 2017
2. Elizabeth Hughes Potts Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Sentinel (about 300 feet away); Confederate Row (about 400 feet away); War of 1812 Soldier (about 500 feet away); Thomas Johnson (about 700 feet away); Roger Brooke Taney (about 800 feet away); Jane Hanson National Memorial (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Richard Potts Grave image. Click for full size.
By Frankie, August 19, 2017
3. Richard Potts Grave
Richard Potts Grave image. Click for full size.
By Frankie, August 19, 2017
4. Richard Potts Grave
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2018. This page has been viewed 42 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 17, 2018. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
 
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