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Pvt James M Poor
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Birth: 1846
Death: Oct. 29, 1909

James married Nancy in 1866 and Margaret Brewer in 1884.

James M. Poor died at 10 o'clock Friday morning at the home of his daughter, Mrs Charles Bishop, 328 East Marietta
street. He had been a constant sufferer from a complication of diseases' for the last nine months
He Is survived by four daughters, Mrs Charles Bishop, Mrs. James Ater, Mrs. Walter White and Miss Lizzie Poor, all of Decatur. He also leaves four sisters. Mr. Poor was a veteran of the Civil war, having enlisted In company F,
eighth regiment, Tennessee Volunteer cavalry, on the ninth day of October, 1860. He was discharged In 1863. The funeral will probably be held at 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon at the residence. The Interment will be at Brush
College cemetery.

Decatur, IL Review Oct 29, 1909 p12 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Poor (1811 - 1879)
  Lamanda Marion Poor (1810 - ____)
 
 Spouses:
  Nancy Clark Poor (1848 - 1880)
  Margaret Brewer Poor (1850 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  Margaret Poor Green (1868 - 1892)*
  Eva Poor Ater (1878 - 1917)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Poor (1837 - 1895)*
  Lucy Ann Poor Stills Green (1839 - 1921)*
  Mary Ann Poor Slaughter (1844 - 1920)*
  James M Poor (1846 - 1909)
  Julia Ann Poor Bechold (1848 - 1911)*
  Sarah Poor Carter (1850 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Co F 8 Tenn Cav
 
Burial:
Spangler Cemetery
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: kpet
Record added: Jun 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38712722
Pvt James M Poor
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Pvt James M Poor
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Pvt James M Poor
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