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57. Susannah HADEN was born on 29 September 1768 in Goochland County, Virginia.45 She was christened on 3 November 1768 in Goochland County, Virginia.39,42 She died about 1834 at the age of 66 in Marion County, Missouri.1

In 1795, the family is found in Woodford County KY

1820. Woodford Co KY Census.
Susannah Poor, head of household. 3m -10. 1m 26-45. 1 female over age 45.

Susannah HADEN and Thomas POOR were married on 14 February 1786 in Goochland County, Virginia.45,186 Thomas POOR1,43, son of Robert POOR and Judith WALKER, was born on 5 January 1762 in Goochland County, Virginia.45 He was christened on 20 February 1762 in Goochland County, Virginia.187,188 He died in June 1811 at the age of 49 in Woodford County, Kentucky.45

Many of the Haden family researchers believe this Thomas Poor to be a younger brother of Susannah's mother Elizabeth, thus she married her uncle. I believe that to be a highly improbable scenario, and that Thomas was much more likely the Thomas born to Robert & Judith Walker Poor.

St. James Northam Parish
Rob: Pore & Judith Walker a son named Thomas born Jan: 5 1762. Baptized 1762 Feb: 20. p.61 of Parish register.

Surety for marriage bond: Robert Haden (Susannah and Thomas were 1st cousins once removed if the lineage is correct.)

Goochland DB 16 [page numbers are not visible on film]
23 Dec 1792 Thomas Poor and Susanna his wife to William Miller. 11£. parcel on Lickinghole Crk, 20 acres. Part of tract allotted to Thomas Poor upon a division of the estate of Zachariah Haden dec'd among his legatees in consequence of his the said Thomas Poor having intermarried with the said Susanna daughter to the said Zachariah, which will more fully appear reference to the said Division now of record in the county Court of Goochland in a suit Robert Haden, plaintiff and Elizabeth Haden & others defendants. Benj Crenshaws line, fence of said Crenshaw, bank of Lickinghole Crk, with Shadrach Vaughans line, said William Miller's line. Signed: Thomas Poor Susanna (x) Poor. Wit: S. Pryor, John Vaughan, J. Payne.
To Justices of the Peace John Curd, Joseph Payne, Samuel Pryor. Susanna cannot conveniently travel. Command you to personally go to said Susanna and receive her acknowledgement. 23 Dec 1793
J. Payne & S. Pryor. Did go that same day. She relinquished her right of dower.
Recorded 20 Jan 1794

I did not find the original deed for this 50 acres, nor can I be sure which Thomas Poor....
John Hopkins, Nathl Massie, JP's. Wm Profitt and Sally by Indenture, 14/4 Mar 1788 sold to Thomas Poor the fee simple estate of and in 50 acres. Sally cannot travel. 12 Dec 1794
18 Dec 1794 Obtained release of dower.
19 Jan 1795 Presented to Court and ordered recorded

5 Nov 1804 Thomas Poor purchased 200a in Woodford County from Edward Cathers and his wife Elizabeth. Thomas listed as being of the county of Jessamine, KY.
Census 1810, Woodford County KY: Poore, Thomas 4m under 10, 1m 16-26, 1m over age 45; 1f under 10, 2f 10-16, 1f 26-45. (Thomas would be 48, Susannah 42; Zachariah, John, Thomas, and William all under 10, Jesse would be 18 & Robert 19, but maybe Jesse was already married; Elizabeth would be just 10, Nancy 15, dau Lucy would be 20 if her birth year is correct so she's likely placed in the wrong column.

1810 Census. Woodford Co KY
Thomas Poore: 4m -10 [William, Thomas, John & Zachariah], 1m 16-26, 1m +45 [Thomas]. 1f -10 [Elizabeth], 1f 10-16 [Nancy], 1f +45 [Susannah]

Will dated 29 May 1811, Woodford County KY mentions daughter, Lucy Lambkin; two sons Robert and Jesse; daughters Ann Judith and Elizabeth; sons William, Thomas, John, Zachariah, wife Susanna. Executors Jno. B. Lambkin, Robert & Jesse Poor my two sons, Susanna Executrix. Dr. Jno. B.Lambkin was husband of dau Lucy; named guardian of Thomas & Susannah's son William in 1813.

Susannah HADEN and Thomas POOR had the following children:



Lucy POOR.



Robert POOR.



Jesse D. POOR.



Ann Judith "Nancy" POOR.



Elizabeth POOR.



William POOR.



Thomas POOR.



John POOR.



Zachariah POOR was born before 1810 in Kentucky.189 He died before 1820 at the age of 10 in Kentucky.189