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21. George POINDEXTER II21 was born about 1650.2,16,20 He died on 6 July 1737 at the age of 87 in New Kent County, Virginia.2,22

George was probably born in Jersey; possibly in England. Was with his father in VA in 1664. Tradition says brought with his father in 1657. Others have estimated his birth as 1660, some 10 years later.

Date of marriage is based on birth of oldest child.

CAVALIERS & PIONEERS, Vol. III, p.168. Stephen Moone patented 178 acres in New Kent in St. Peter's Parish adj James Moss, Edwd. Asline & George Poindexter on Tonyhalin Swp. 23 Dec 1714.
p.362 Thomas Butts patented 258 acres in St. Peter's Parish, New Kent Co adj John Winfree, the Glebe land, on Discun & Rumley Marsh swamps; up Poindexter's Mill Run 27 Sep 1729.

The Poindexter book has the date of deaths for George II and his son reversed.

George POINDEXTER II and Mary ?OVERTON were married about 1682.2,23 Mary ?OVERTON died in 1733.20

Believed that the Mary Poindexter who died in 1733 as recorded in the Parish register was this one.

George POINDEXTER II and Mary ?OVERTON had the following children:

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i.

George POINDEXTER III.

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ii.

Jacob POINDEXTER.

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iii.

Benjamin POINDEXTER.

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iv.

Elizabeth POINDEXTER.

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v.

Anne POINDEXTER.

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vi.

Judith POINDEXTER2 was born on 1 January 1705 in New Kent County, Virginia.2,24,25

Judith was baptized on June 8th, a week after her birth. Only Judith & Phillip's births are recorded at St. Peters Parish, New Kent Co.

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vii.

Phillip POINDEXTER.