Potter, Electa (1790–1854)

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Potter, Electa (1790–1854)

American philanthropist. Name variations: Mrs. H.B. Potter. Born Electa Miller, Mar 16, 1790; died Oct 13, 1854; 2nd dau. of Frederick and Elizabeth (Babcock) Miller; m. Heman B. Potter (judge), July 12, 1812 (died Oct 7, 1854); children: Mary Eliza Potter (1813–1814); Mary Bradley Babcock (1815–1877, who m. George Reed Babcock); Frederick Miller Potter (1817–1818); Elizabeth Miller Potter (1819–1854); Heman Bradley Potter (1824–1859).

Was a prominent philanthropist in Buffalo, NY.

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