William Tecumseh Potter
Full Name: William Tecumseh Potter
Date of birth: June 9, 1864
Date of death: August 28, 1921
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||Dates of Service
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Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905
Tyler / Smith
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Biographical sketch, Judge William Tecumseh Potter, Volume V, pp. 2392-2393. Birth date 6/9/1865 in Hamblen County, Tennessee.
A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.
- William T. Potter, birth date 6/9/1864 in Tennessee, death date 8/28/1921 in Austin, Chairman of State Board of Water Engineers, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin.
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
- Wm. T. Potter (1865-1921), burial in Oakwood Cemetery Annex, Austin.
Find a Grave.
- Obituary, "Capitol is Closed for Funeral of W.T. Potter," 8/30/1921, p. 3. Born 1864 in Morristown, Tennessee, death date 8/28/1921. Member of the 28th Legislature (1903) from Smith and Gregg counties.
Galveston Daily News.
- 28th Legislature (1903) - W.T. Potter, postoffice Tyler, nativity Tennessee, age 38 (born circa 1865), attorney, Democrat.
Texas Legislative Manual.
W.T. Potter, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
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