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96. John Turner POINDEXTER20,44 was born on 1 March 1849 in Dade County, Missouri.20,39,40 He died on 5 December 1875 at the age of 26 in Dade County, Missouri.20

Antioch Cemetery book has error - gives birth as 1 Mar 1819.

Married Mary Frances "Fannie" West on 13 Oct 1870 in Dade Co MO.

After John died, Mary Frances married John T. Farrier who was several years younger than she. 15 Jul 1878 in Dade Co. Here they are in the 1880 Census:
Dade Co MO, South Twp, p.157b John T. Farrier, age 23, b. AR, parents b. TN; Mary F. Farrier, age 30, b. MO. John W. Farrier, son age 11 months. Stepchildren: Mary E. Poindexter 8, William A. Poindexter, 7, and Carry T. Poindexter 4.
James T. Farrier age 17, also b. AR & likely John's younger brother, is living with them doing farm work.

John Turner POINDEXTER and Mary Francis WEST were married on 13 October 1870 in Dade County, Missouri. Mary Francis WEST, daughter of Isham WEST and Alzada PERRY, was born on 7 October 1849 in Dade County, Missouri. She died on 13 October 1905 at the age of 56.

Mary Francis's sister Clarinda married John Newton Jones - he was a first cousin of Mary Francis's husband John Turner Poindexter.