Levi Leif Potter
and Esther Easter Mullins
Levy "Leif" Potter b 14 Jan 1848 KY d 10 Jul 1926 Letcher Co KY; buried Potter Cemetery, (aka Murdered Man Cemetery), Cambden, KY; s/o Levi Monroe Potter and Sarah Sally Kilgore. Levy Leif Potter m. Esther "Easter" Mullins b 1850 Dickenson Co VA; d/o Marshall Mullins and Mary Rebecca Vanover. Children of Levi Leif Potter and Esther Mullins;
1. George W G Potter b 29 Mar 1870 VA d 9 Jul 1902 VA; m. 30 Dec 1893 Dickensonville, Russell Co VA to Lucretia Hall b 2 Apr 1869 Pike Co KY; d/o Richard Lee Hall and Olivia Bryant. Lucretia Hall m. Bob Stewart. Children of Bob Stewart and Lucretia Hall;
i. Jefferson Stewart b 1889 Floyd Co KY
ii. Rush Hall b 17 Mar 1890 Tackett, Pike Co KY d 31 Aug 1980 Letcher Co KY. Source: Dan Mohn.
2. Ardelia Delia Potter b 1873 Pike Co KY; m. 19 Jan 1892 Dickenson Co VA to William B Hall b 1872; s/o Richard Lee Hall and Olivia Bryant. Ardelia Delia Potter m. 23 Nov 1893 Dickenson Co VA to William Branham b abt 1866
3. Robert F Potter b 1876 Pike Co KY d Nov 1910; m. 1897 to Lucretia Powell b . From Potter Flats Website: Robert F Potter was killed when the mule he was riding stumbled and fell off a mountain.
4. Sylvania Potter b 13 Jan 1879 Shelby Gap, Pike Co KY d 26 Aug 1964; m. 23 Apr 1898 to Denny Vanover (aka Blockhead) b 10 Jul 1880 Pike Co KY d 3 Oct 1937 Shelby Gap, Pike Co KY; s/o William Vanover and Sarah Ann Estep.
5. Garfield Potter b Oct 1882 Pike Co KY. From Potter Flats Website: Garfield Potter was killed when his gun fell off a rock during a card game and fired accidentally.
6. Ira Blaine Potter b 12 Jan 1884 Pike Co KY d 8 Apr 1962 Letcher Co KY; buried Cable Cemetery, Dorton, Pike Co KY; m. 1904 Pike Co KY to Sarah Catherine Kate Johnson b 27 Aug 1883 Pike Co KY d Jul 1985.
7. John D Potter b Jan 1885 Pike Co KY; m. abt 1908 Pike Co KY to Fanny Unknown b 1882 KY. Children of John D Potter and Fanny Unknown;
i. Hatten Potter (m) b 1909 Pike Co KY
ii. Bee Potter (m) b 1909 Pike Co KY
8. Benjamin Harrison Potter b Nov 1887 Pike Co KY; m. abt 1906 Pike Co KY to Cora Belcher b 1881 KY.
9. Delpha Potter b Jan 1891 Pike Co KY d 21 Apr 1974 Pike Co KY; m. abt 1912 to Male Childers. Children of Male Childers and Delpha Potter;
i. Ruby Childers b 1913 Pike Co KY
ii. Elmer Childers b 1915 Pike Co KY
iii. Maxine Childers b 1918 Pike Co KY
iv. Pearl Childers b 1919 Pike Co KY
Delpha Potter m. Travis F Spangler b 1879 VA d 9 Mar 1968; occupation, coal miner.
10. Lynn Potter b abt 1892 KY
More about Levi Potter and Esther Mullins
They had 15 children, including one set of triplets that died in infancy and two other children that died from childhood illnesses.
1900 Pike Co KY Census Ed 79 District 2
162 158 Potter Leaf Head W M 52 M 30 KY KY VA
162 158 Potter Easter Wife W F 50 M 30 12 9 VA VA VA
162 158 Potter Garfield Son W M 17 S KY KY VA
162 158 Potter John D Son W M 15 S KY KY VA
162 158 Potter Ira Son W M 13 S KY KY VA
162 158 Potter Benjamin Son W M 13 S KY KY VA
162 158 Potter Delpha Dau W F 9 S KY KY VA
162 158 Potter Lynn Son W M 7 S KY KY VA