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115. John POINDEXTER51 was born about 1762 in Louisa County, Virginia.156 He served in the military in 1776 at Louisa Co Va Cavalry in Revolutionary War. He died about 1825 at the age of 63 in Fayette County, Kentucky.156

Served in the Revolution in the Cavalry, Louisa Co. VA

John and family are said to have come to Kentucky in 1791, settling in Fayette Co near Athens. There is a John Poindexter listed in Fayette Co on the 1800 Tax Lists, "Second Census of Kentucky".

John POINDEXTER and Frances ARNETT were married on 14 July 1785 in Louisa County, Virginia.51 Frances ARNETT was born about 1765 in Louisa County, Virginia.51 She died about 1832 at the age of 67 in Clark County, Kentucky.51

John POINDEXTER and Frances ARNETT had the following children:

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James POINDEXTER.

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John POINDEXTER.

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David POINDEXTER.

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Mary "Ann" POINDEXTER.

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Sarah "Sally" POINDEXTER.

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Zachariah POINDEXTER.

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Nancy POINDEXTER.

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Margaret POINDEXTER.

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Arnett POINDEXTER.

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Daniel POINDEXTER32,157 was born (date unknown).

Daniel is not listed in all publications as a child of John and Frances. Documents in Fayette Co KY in 1826, concerning the settlement of John's mother's dower, list 10 children as given here. [Daniel was likely one of the later children born in KY.]

Daniel married Delilah Bradley, 4 Jan 1828, Fayette Co, KY. They are said to have had one child before Daniel's death, a daughter Susan D.