Married her cousin Benjamin Speer Poindexter. No children.
Buried White Mound Cemetery, Tom Bean, Grayson, TX
Rebecca Flynn POINDEXTER and Benjamin Speer POINDEXTER were married. Benjamin Speer POINDEXTER301,367, son of William Micajah "Cage" POINDEXTER and Sarah GIST, was born on 25 November 1835 in Monroe County, Kentucky.301 He died on 7 November 1899 at the age of 63 in McMillan, Marshall County, Oklahoma.301
Benjamin moved to Grayson Co TX about 1854, following his father. He resided in Collin Co TX in 1880. He served as a Private in Co D, 1st Battalion, of the TX Sharp Shooters in the Civil War. He also served in the Texas Rangers and was a U.S. Deputy Marshall. He married (1) his cousin Rebecca Flynn Poindexter who died 17 Sep 1866. They had no children. He married (2) Amanda Frances Cartwright on 1 Nov 1868 in Grayson Co TX and they had 11 children.
1870 Census. P.O. Kentucky Town, Prec. 4, Grayson, TX, Hh 255
In September of 1901, Amanda F. Poindexter stated her husband had died two years previously at the age of 64 and that they were married 1868, in Grayson Co, TX.
Benjamin Speer Poindexter's widow and children registered in the Five Civilized Tribes enrollment in 1896.
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