Herbert Lewis Potwin1

M, #30779, b. 21 Apr 1885, d. 21 Aug 1942
Father*Moses Potwin1 b. 22 Mar 1846, d. 5 Feb 1920
Mother*Sarah Roberts1 b. c 1851, d. 11 May 1889

Chronological Events

Birth*21 Apr 1885 Herbert Lewis Potwin was born on 21 Apr 1885 at Georgia, Franklin County, Vermont, United States.1,2,3 
Name Variation21 Apr 1885  As of 21 Apr 1885, Herbert Lewis Potwin was also known as Bert Potwin. 
 He was the son of Moses Potwin and Sarah Roberts.1 
Name Variation21 Apr 1885  As of 21 Apr 1885, Herbert Lewis Potwin was also known as Albert Louis Potwin. 
Marriage*17 May 1909 He married Mabel Bernier on 17 May 1909 at Keene, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, United States.4 
Marriage*7 Apr 1917 Herbert Lewis Potwin married Pauline Gates Wilder, daughter of Gerville Norman Wilder and Lucy Louisa Stowell, on 7 Apr 1917 at Windsor, Windsor County, Vermont, United States.1 
Death*21 Aug 1942 Herbert Lewis Potwin died on 21 Aug 1942, at age 57 at Windsor, Windsor County, Vermont, United States.5 
Burial*24 Aug 1942 He was buried on 24 Aug 1942 at Plainfield Cemetery, Plainfield, Sullivan County, New Hampshire, United States, as stated on familysearch.org - Application for Headstone from War Department.6 

Family 1

Mabel Bernier b. c 1890

Family 2

Pauline Gates Wilder b. 18 Mar 1900, d. 19 Jul 1990


  1. [S292] State of Vermont, Marriage Record - Vermont 1720-2008 Ancestry.com.
  2. [S37] Unknown subject, WWI Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918.
  3. [S346] State of Vermont Archives, Birth Record - Familysearch.org.
  4. [S7] State of New Hampshire Archives, Marriage Record - Familysearch.org 1637-1947.
  5. [S314] FamilySearch.org, online http://www.familysearch.org
  6. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Mike McKown, Highlands Ranch, Douglas County, Colorado, United States, #49. Also check Find-A-Grave.com, Death Certificates & Billiongraves.com.