John Arthur Pott

Born1865 Brixton
Died1920 Goodrich House, nr. Ross, Herefordshire
FatherVen. Archdeacon Alfred Pott (1822 – 1908)
MotherEmily Harriett Gibbs (1834 – 1903)

Life Events

1891Married Caroline Louisa de Bernier Gem in Christ Church, Reading
1903Death of mother Emily Harriett Gibbs
1908Death of father Ven. Archdeacon Alfred Pott

Biography and Notes

3rd son. Baptised 17 December 1865 at East Hendred, Berks. Educated at Haileybury College, matric. Oxford (Keble College) 14 October 1884, 4th class Classics, BA 1888.

Died childless 13 March 1920 and was buried at Goodrich. Memorial Inscription in churchyard there. Will proved 18 June 1920.

An assistant master at Clifton Coll. 1889 and at Tonbridge school 1890-8; Social tutor at Radley College 1915-16. Author of Greek Love Songs and Epigrams from The Anthology (1911) and of Translations of Martial and Thomas a Kempis. His widow lived at Ganarew House, Monmouth.