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: