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Thomas Poindexter + Sarah Crawford
John Pledge + Dorothy ___
John Radford + Martha Milner
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Thomas Poindexter, II10/2/1705 -- 7/10/1797avatar
Sarah Bond Veale1707 -- avatar
William Pledge1700 -- 15 NOV 1779avatar
Ann Radford1716 -- avatar
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Marriage22 FEB 1760
 
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Capt Thomas Poindexter, III

Birth12 MAY 1733
Military1777
 
NC Militia / Captain / Revolutionary War
CAPT, PAID FOR SERVICES, SHERIFF, JUROR, 1777
Flag of North Carolina
Death1 JAN 1806
 
Grave1807
Aged: 73.6 years
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Led expedition against the Overhill Cherokee Indians and their Chief Dragin
Canoe [Dragging Canoe], Captain Poindexter stationed at Old Richmond in
said county [now in Yadkin County].

During the American Revolution and afterward, Dragging Canoe's forces were sometimes joined by Upper Muskogee, Chickasaw, Shawnee, and Indians from other tribes/nations, along with British Loyalists...

Elizabeth Pledge

Birth1740
 
Military
 
VA / Revolutionary War
Elizabeth is listed as a Patriot as a result of sewing letters to her daughter's
Flag of Virginia
Death9 FEB 1816
Grave
Aged: 76.1 years
"Elizabeth Pledge Poindexter performed Patriotic Service in NC during the Revolutionary War. Elizabeth is listed as a Patriot as a result of sewing letters to her daughter's petticoats and the daughter went through the lines delivering letters to proper parties.  ancestry.com
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Ann Radford 

18 DEC 176131 JUL 1835  VA, Goochland Co Daniel Scott 
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  1. Findagrave Elizabeth Pledge Poindexter
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