When John Poindexter Irion was born on 16 February 1776, in Culpeper, Virginia, United States, his father, Philip Jacob Irion, was 42 and his mother, Sarah Ann Poindexter, was 30. He married Maacha White on 18 January 1800, in Rockingham, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 24 April 1858, in Paris, Henry, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Paris, Henry, Tennessee, United States.
German: from the personal name Irion, more usually known in the form Gereon, which was the name of a medieval martyr. Compare Yerian .
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