Shadrach "Shade" Potter was born in 1872.

Shadrach "Shade" Potter was married to Rebecca Jane Reed (daughter of Amos Reed and Sarah Ann Elam) in 1895. Rebecca Jane Reed was born in 1876 in Virginia. She died at Ecorse, Michigan in 1963. Photo is of Shade, Rebecca Jane and Ada Potter. Courtesy of Mescal Potter.

Shadrach "Shade" Potter and Rebecca Jane Reed had the following children:

child Orville Potter was born in 1898. Died young.

child Rosa

child Albert Potter.

child Eliza "Liza"

child Willie Ervin Potter was born 26 Nov 1903 and died 30 Mar 1904.

child Butler Potter was born3 Mar 1904 and died 30 Oct 1912.

child Madge "Maggie"

child Frank

child Lilly "Lil"

child Woodrow Wilson Potter was born 6 Mar 1913 and died 7 Mar 1913.

child Norma Corrine

child Ada Potter was born in Kentucky.

child Womel

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