F. S. Potvin (1839- ), Architect-Builder
F. S. Potvin was born in April 1839 in Canada. He worked as a builder in Lincoln and in Seattle. Potvin was married to Catharine and had at least four children.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Educational & Professional Associations
1880: carpenter and builder, Lincoln, Nebraska.
1900: contractor and builder, Seattle, Washington.
Buildings & Projects
State Bank Block (1883), Red Cloud, Nebraska. (WT07-030)
a. Not found in federal census in 1910.
1. 1880 United States Census, s.v. “F. S. Potvin,” Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.
2. 1900 United States Census, s.v. “F. S. Potvin,” Seattle, King County, Washington, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.
D. Murphy, “F. S. Potvin (1839- ), Architect-Builder,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, March 3, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, August 8, 2020.
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