Maud Poindexter Harpe
Here is the
photo of my grandmother, Adele Maud Poindexter Harpe. She was born
3 Jan 1881 in Woburn,Bond Co., Illinois. She married Otho B. Harpe
26 Oct 1904. She died Thanksgiving Day, 22 Nov 1973 in Houston,
From left to
right: Martha Floyd Frazier Poindexter, wife of Joseph Shelton,
Sr.; Richard Metcalf, Sr.; Richard Metcalf, Jr. (back); and Sarah
Ann (Sallie) Poindexter Metcalf (daughter of Martha, and twin sister
of Thomas Emmett Patterson Poindexter)
Dr. Thomas Emmett
This is my great grandfather.
He was known as "E.P." and was born in Patrick County,
VA on 10 August 1838 to Joseph Shelton Poindexter, Sr. and Martha
He eventually made his
home in Bond County, Illinois, where he practiced medicine. He lived
in Woburn and Greenville, IL.
He married Tabitha Jane
Goodrich Phillips in Boonsboro, Iowa 17 September 1873. He died
in Greenville, IL 16 November 1926.
He had 3 children, Dr.
Donald Victor Poindexter, 1874-1944; Anne Poindexter Cox, 1876-1963;
and Adele Maud Poindexter Harpe, 1881-1973.