789. Thomas M. POOR was born on 6 June 1828 in Kentucky.1 He died on 24 May 1899 at the age of 70 in Knox County, Missouri.1
1850 Census. Shelby Co MO
Living next to his father
Thomas M. Poor, age 21, b. KY. Martha A., age 18, b. MO
James R. age two months.
1860 Census. Novelty P.O., Salt River Twp, Knox Co MO, Hh 1060
Thomas M. Poore, age 32, b. KY. Martha A., 28, b. MO
Children all born in MO: James R. 10, George M. 8, Eliza V. 5, Joseph F. age 1.
1870 Census. Novelty P.O., Salt River Twp, Knox Co MO, Hh 95
Thomas M. Poor, age 42, b. KY. Martha, 38, b. MO
Children all born in MO: George M. 18, Eliza V. 15, Joseph F. 11, John M. 6, Thomas I. 4, Reuben, age 1.
Wm McKuisbey, 21, farm labor, b. Indiana
Arminta Crawley, [Black], age 21, b. MO
Lewis Monk, 17, farm labor, b. b. TX
Lucinda McKuisbey, 21, b. MO, without occupation
1880 Census. Salt River Twp, Knox Co MO, Hh 113
Thomas Poor, age 52, b. KY, father b. VA, mother b. KY
Martha, age 48, b. MO, her parents b. KY
John 16, Ira 13, Reuben 11, and Ellen N. age 4
Thomas M. POOR and Martha A. ANDERSON were married on 24 May 1849 in Shelby County, Missouri.1 Martha A. ANDERSON was born on 6 April 1832.1 She died on 22 March 1900 at the age of 67 in Knox County, Missouri.1 Buried Novelty Cemetery
Thomas M. POOR and Martha A. ANDERSON had the following children:
|James R. POOR1 was born in 1850 in Missouri.|
|Francis M. POOR was born on 1 November 1851. He died on 11 February 1852 at the age of 0.1 |
Died at 3 months, 10 days.
|George M. POOR1 was born in 1852 in Missouri.|
|Eliza Bell POOR1 was born in 1855 in Missouri.|
|Joseph F. POOR1 was born in 1859 in Missouri.|
|John M. POOR1 was born in 1864 in Missouri.|
|Thomas Ira POOR1 was born in 1866 in Missouri.|
|Rueben A. POOR1 was born in 1869 in Missouri.|
|Martha A. POOR was born on 5 October 1873. She died on 5 March 1876 at the age of 2. The child's years of date and death were given as 1873 and 1876 which would be impossible if she belongs to this family. I altered as to what seemed most sensible.|
|Ellen Myers POOR1 was born in 1876 in Missouri.|