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Poteat of Caswell County, North Carolina
By Jeannette Holland Austin
James Poteat (1809-1889) was a planter in Caswell County, North Carolina. He was married first to Isabella Roberts and second in 1855 to Julia Annise McNeill (1833-1910). Issue by the first marriage:
Lindsay Poteat, died 1864.
John Miles Poteat, died 1867.
Elizabeth Bettie Poteat, died 1873, married George R. Lindsay.
James Preston Poteat, died 1907, married Emma Moore.
Issue by second marriage:
William Louis Poteat.
Ida Isabella Poteat, born 1858.
Edwin McNeill Poteat, born 1860, married Haley Gordon, married second, Harriet Brittingham.