William Pote family papers 1769-1997 (bulk 1788-1900)
William Pote family papers
Rabick, Susan J.
0.75 linear feet and 3 volumes
This collection contains correspondence, documents, and genealogical information related to Captain William Pote, Jr., of Marblehead, Massachusetts; his sons Greenfield and Samuel; his grandson William; and other descendants. Many items reflect the Pote family's involvement in shipping. One series concerns the family's claim for compensation after French privateers seized a ship's cargo. Later material pertains to efforts of the Dennison and King families to trace their ancestors, who included members of the Pote family.
The material is in English
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