Solomon "Sol" Potter was born on 30 Mar 1869.

Solomon Potter died on 20 Feb 1925. Solomon always wore a black suit, white shirt and highly polished shoes; Our Paw James Potter would laugh and say "Sol wants to be President".

The 1910 Pike County Census records the following information on Solomon Potter family which list they had been married for 13 years at the time the census was taken on 27 Apr 1910. It was the second marriage for both Solomon and Liza:

          POTTER,   Solomon      h      45       gen farm    
                    Liza         w      28
                    Melvin       s      10
                    Osie         d       8
                    Theodore R   s       5
                    Lizzie       d       3
                    Nasscy       d       11/12
          CRAFT,    Leonard      bd      18       railroad grade

Solomom Potter was married to Cora L. Wallis on 15 Jul 1894 in Dickenson Co., VA. Cora L. Wallis was born in 1878 in Pike County, Kentucky.

Solomon Potter was married to Eliza Keen on 18 Apr 1898. Eliza Keen was born on 15 Sep 1883 in Buchanan Co, VA. She died on 14 Dec 1914. Picture to the right is Left to Right: Nancy Ratliff Keen, holding baby Jesse Otmer Potter and Eliza Keen Potter. Solomon "Sol" Potter and Eliza Keen had the following children:

child Melvin

child Ocea

child Theodore

child Not Named Son Potter was born 12 Apr 1906. Died 12 Apr 1906. Buried Elkhorn City Cemetery.

child Lizzie Potter was born in 1907. Died of TB.

child Nancy "Nasscy" Potter.

child Louvertia Potter was born on 5 Apr 1909 in Kentucky. She never married - died in her 20's of TB.

child Otmer

child Stella Mae

child Ernest Perry Potter was born 31 Jan 1915 and died 25 Feb 1948.

child Willard Potter was born in 1917. He died in 1919.

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