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34. Dorothy "Dolly" POINDEXTER98 was born about 1790 in Surry County, North Carolina.33

William Pettit, bondsman, for their marriage. Nothing else is known about Dolly. None of her descendants, if she had any, applied for enrollment as Cherokees. Did she have children? Did she die young? Did they move away and lose touch with the family?

She did make a purchase at her mother's estate sale:
From the Surry Co NC book of Inventories, Bonds, etc. dated 1809-1818 and digitized on FamilySearch.org.
p.172-174
An account of the property sold of the Estate of Elizabeth Poindexter deceased by William Poindexter and Robert A. Poindexter, the 7th and 8th of June 1816.
Dorothy A. Poindexter bought a bedstead & furniture, a table. £18.0.6
August Term 1816. Sale of the Estate of Elizabeth Poindexter deceased was returned and ordered recorded. Jo.Williams, CC

Ms. Cassstevens states that William Randolph did purchase several items from the Red Store in Huntsville NC on 29 Aug 1825. He doesn't appear after that date.

Dorothy "Dolly" POINDEXTER and Capt William RANDOLPH were married on 22 November 1816 in Surry County, North Carolina.6,23,33 Capt William RANDOLPH was born (date unknown).

1820 Census, Surry Co NC, Dist of Capt. T. Poindexter, p.334
Wm Randolph. 2m under 10, 1m 26-45. 3f under 10, 1f 26-45