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274. Robert POOR43 was born in 1791 in Virginia.189 He served in the military in 1812 at Rec'd Pension in War of 1812.43 He died on 12 November 1871 at the age of 80 in Knox County, Missouri.189

Served in War of 1812 for which he rec'd a pension. Living in Woodford County KY in 1818.


1850 Census. Shelby Co MO, District 94, Hh 429
Robert Poor, age 57, b. MO. Eliza, age 35, b. KY
Francis M. 17, James M. 20, both born in KY
Mary J. age 14, first child born in MO, Columbus M. 5, Lucinda 1.

1860 Census. Novelty P.O., Salt River Twp, Knox Co MO, Hh 1018
Robert Poare, age 69, b. VA
Elisa, 54, b. KY
Columbus M. age 15, b. MO. Lucinda 12, b. MO.
David Bright, 23, b.KY. Mary G. Bright, 22, b. MO. Charles E. Bright, 1, b. MO.

1870 Census. Novelty P.O., Salt River Twp, Knox Co MO, Hh 432
Robert Poor, age 80, b. VA, Carpenter and farmer
Eliza, age 65, b. KY
James Crawley, age 11, b. MO

Buried Novelty Cemetery, Knox County, Missouri

Irene Cook had placed a child Martha A. in this family - she was born 1873 and died 1876. She was instead a grandchild, child of Thomas M. Poor & Martha A. Anderson.

Robert POOR and Eliza MUNDY were married on 28 June 1821 in New Albany, Floyd County, Indiana.1 Eliza MUNDY was born on 20 May 1805 in Kentucky.1 She died on 10 May 1877 at the age of 71 in Knox County, Missouri.1 buried Novelty Cemetery

Robert POOR and Eliza MUNDY had the following children:

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Susan Ann POOR.

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Amanda J. POOR.

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iii.

Thomas M. POOR.

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James M. POOR.

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Francis M. POOR1 was born about 1833 in Kentucky.

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Mary J. POOR.

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vii.

Columbus M. POOR.

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viii.

Lucinda POOR.