Robert married Eva Angeline Coe. They had two children. Eva died between 1861-65 and he married her sister Jemima Jane Coe. The 1880 census suggests yet another wife.
1850 Census. Cumberland Co, KY, Hh 309
1860 Census. District 2, Cumberland Co KY
CUMBERLAND CO DEEDS
1870 Census. Kettle Creek, Cumberland Co KY, Hh 20
1880 Census. Martinsburg, Monroe Co, KY, Hh 76
1890 - Special Schedule - Surviving Soldiers, Sailors, Marines, Widows, etc. of the Civil War
Robert married, or attempted to marry a 4th time to Margaret Ann "Peggy" Branham who had also been married several times, on 15 Nov 1891. She had never divorced her most recent husband Henry Clay Scott and the marriage was illegal.
He is believe buried Short Cemetery at Short's Chapel, Monroe Co, KY, along with Jess Poindexter and wife (presumably his son) - their graves are all unmarked.
Robert M. POINDEXTER and Eva Angeline COE had the following children:
Robert M. POINDEXTER and Jemima Jane COE were married on 1 August 1865. They were divorced before 1877. Jemima Jane COE, daughter of John Jefferson COE and Mary SHORT, was born on 10 October 1849 in Kentucky. She died on 14 January 1892 at the age of 42.
After her divorce from Robert Poindexter, Jemima married Issac Newton Long, as his second wife. She is said to be buried Short's Chapel Cemetery, Monroe Co, KY.
Robert M. POINDEXTER and Jemima Jane COE had the following children:
Married John Willis after her divorce from Robert Poindexter. Her divorce was 29 May 1891 and she married Wilis on 13 Jun 1891. Robert was given custody of their children. However after Robert's death, John Willis was awarded guardianship of three minor children - he applied for their pension but was rejected.
The children were
Robert M. POINDEXTER and Martha THOMPSON had the following children:
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