Robert Brown Potter
Historical Figure
Nationality: United States
Date of Birth: 1829
Date of Death: 1887
Religion: Episcopalianism
Occupation: Lawyer, soldier
Parents: Alonzo Potter, Sarah Nott
Spouse: Abby Stevens
Military Branch: Union
Fictional Appearances:
The Guns of the South
POD: January 17, 1864
Type of Appearance: Contemporary reference
Military Branch: Army of the Potomac (Second American Revolution)

Robert Brown Potter (July 16, 1829 – February 19, 1887) was an American lawyer, and a United States Army general in the American Civil War.

Robert Brown Potter in The Guns of the South[]

Robert Brown Potter commanded the Army of the Potomac IX Corps at the devastating Battle of Bealeton. Henry Pleasants, one of his lieutenant colonels, was captured by the Confederates during the battle.[1]