Caswell County Genealogy

Poteat, James Allen

Male 1857 - 1937  (80 years)


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  • Name Poteat, James Allen  [1, 2
    Born 29 Jan 1857 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 5392 
    Died 29 Sep 1937 
    Buried Prospect United Methodist Church (Caswell County, North Carolina) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5322  Caswell County
    Last Modified 4 Sep 2017 

    Father Living 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F2759  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Foster, Laura,   b. 9 Oct 1871,   d. 17 Dec 1943  (Age 72 years) 
    Reference Number 39941 
    Children 
    +1. Poteat, Willie Franklin,   b. Abt 1888,   d. 11 Jul 1950, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)  [natural]
     2. Poteat, George F.,   b. 1894  [natural]
    +3. Poteat, Roy,   b. 3 Jun 1895, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1965  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
    +4. Poteat, Earmine Lee,   b. 5 Nov 1898, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1979  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
    +5. Poteat, Cora Ollie,   b. Abt 1904, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +6. Poteat, Bernie Wilson,   b. 23 Feb 1905, Yanceyville, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1968, Yanceyville, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [natural]
    +7. Poteat, Hollis Malloy,   b. 20 Jan 1908, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1983, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    +8. Poteat, Kathleen,   b. 12 Oct 1910, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 2006, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)  [natural]
     9. Poteat, Paul,   b. Abt 1916, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     10. Poteat, Wilson,   b. Abt 1916, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +11. Poteat, Lucy Ann,   b. 22 Feb 1897, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1987  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
     12. Living
     13. Living
    Last Modified 4 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F2758  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Prospect United Methodist Church (Caswell County, North Carolina) Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • James Allen Poteat (1857-1937)

      1900 United States Federal Census
      Name: Roy Poteat
      Home in 1900: Yanceyville, Caswell, North Carolina
      Age: 4
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1896
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Relationship to head-of-house: Son
      Father's Name: James A
      Mother's Name: Laura
      Race: White
      Household Members: Name Age
      James A Poteat 40
      Laura Poteat 29
      Willie Poteat 12
      Jimmie Poteat 10
      Linnie Poteat 8
      Georg Poteat 6
      Roy Poteat 4
      Lucy Poteat 3
      Earmine Poteat 1
      Ben Stephens 15

      1910 United States Federal Census
      Name: James H Poteat
      Age in 1910: 53
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1857
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Father's Birth Place: North Carolina
      Mother's Birth Place: North Carolina
      Spouse's Name: Eliza Laure
      Home in 1910: Yanceyville, Caswell, North Carolina
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Household Members: Name Age
      James H Poteat 53
      Eliza Laure Poteat 39
      William F Poteat 2
      James D Poteat 19
      Lenniy Poteat 18
      Finley Poteat 16
      Roy Poteat 14
      Lucy A Poteat 1 3/12
      Eman Poteat 11
      Cira A Poteat 9
      Wilson Poteat 5
      Hollie M Poteat 2

      1920 United States Federal Census
      Name: Jame W Poteat
      Home in 1920: Yanceyville, Caswell, North Carolina
      Age: 63 years
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1857
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Spouse's Name: Laura
      Father's Birth Place: North Carolina
      Mother's Birth Place: North Carolina
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Sex: Male
      Home owned: Own
      Able to read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Household Members: Name Age
      Jame W Poteat 63
      Laura Poteat 49
      Ford Poteat 26
      Roy Poteat 24
      Carmine Poteat 21
      Lucy Poteat 22
      Cora Poteat 16
      Wilson Poteat 4
      Hollis Poteat 11
      Kathleen Poteat 9
      Paul Poteat 4

  • Sources 
    1. Details: Anderson, George A., Compiler. Caswell County in the World War, 1917-1918: Service Records of Caswell County Men. Raleigh (North Carolina): Edwards & Broughton Printing Co., 1921.

    2. Details: The Heritage of Caswell County, North Carolina, Jeannine D. Whitlow, Editor (1985) at 435-436 (Article #568, "Albert Lindsey Poteat" by Mrs. Inez Poteat Calvert).