Dr. F. H. & Hannah Potts LaRoque
(b. 1821 - d. 1891)
Lenoir County, NC

Mary Elizabeth Dunn, daughter of Walter & Cynthia Dunn Jr, married Dr. F. H. LaRoque May 15, 1839.

1840 Lenoir Co Census
Frederick H. Laroque
1 male 20-30
1 female 15-20

1846 - Williams & Missillier Deed to Frederick H. Laroque, Jones Co, NC

1850 Lenoir County, NC Census
Hannah Potts
Her age 30 living in home of Walter & Cynthia Dunn & a family historian said she was a nurse in the Dunn home.

Lenoir County Settlements with the State
Abstracted by Russell King
Delinquent or unlisted tax list for the year 1851 & additional returns for other years, Fred'k H. Laroque - 1850 released by court - 1 white person, 3 black persons - 333 acres value 800

1860 Lenoir Co Census
F. H, Laroque, 42
Mary, 35
F. M., 14
Susan, 11
Walter, 9
Ann J., 7
W. A., 1
Tully, 52
Martha, 26
Susan Mosely, 22
Cicero Mosely, 18
Francis Mosely, 15
Sarah J. Mosely, 12
Nancy Witherington, 23

Hannah Potts married Dr. F. H. LaRoque soon after the 7 Nov 1860 death of first his wife, Mary Elizabeth Dunn.

Hannah Potts Laroque Letter to Newman Potts, 1865

James Hines Collection - Misc Folder
Abstracted by Martha M. Marble

Caswell Academy, 1867-1871
2. Second Class - August 5, 1867 - $20 per term - Sarah E. Hines, Amelia G. Hines, Alex. Dawson, Geo. B. Wilson, Mattie or Hettie B. Wilson, W. W. Rouse, Samuel E. Lee, Rich. E. Hill (special at $10), R. Daniel (?) Hill, Wm L. or S. Hardy, Jesse J. Aldredge, Lemuel Hardy, Levi S. Hardy, R. C. Croom, C. R. Ferebee, Walter LaRoque.

Sue Laroque Letter to Mary Potts Jones, 1868

Kinston Free Press
July 30, 1891


Mrs. Hannah LaRoque, aged about 70 Years, died at the home of her brother, Mr. W. W. Dunn, last Thursday night (25th) of heart disease. Her remains were interred Saturday at the family burying ground, Reverend H.D. Harper officiating. She leaves a large number of relatives and friends to mourn her departure. [W. W. Dunn was the son of Walter & Cynthia Dunn]

Walter Dunn Laroque (1878-1930)