Minutes of the Fishing Creek Presbyterian Church in Chester co SC but very near the York county line contain these entries for the James and/or Jas. Poage family/families: Eliza. Rosinda Poage is baptized on Apr 19 1818, John Warren Poage is baptized on Feb 6 1820, James and Jinsey are listed consecutively as communicants during the churchyear of 1821-22 as if they were husband and wife but the record does not say that, Leonard Strait is baptized on Apr 7 1822, Mary Hannah is baptized on Apr 10 1825, Jas. and Jenny are dismissed during 1829-1830, Rosanna Jane is baptized on May 18 1846 as the daughter of James and M. Poage, Wm.(sic)Minerva Joan is baptized on Apr 18 1847, Jas. M. and _____ Broach are married on Feb 13 1851. In addition, Esther Poage is received in membership on a certificate from an unnamed church during the year of 1821-22, and Wm. Poage Sr. died on Jan 22 1847.