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Council Bryant Koonce

Male 1846 - 1919


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  • Born  23 Nov 1846  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Died  26 May 1919  Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Buried  27 May 1919  Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID  I1015  Koonce 2
    Last Modified  30 Mar 2009 

    Father  Emanuel Jarman Koonce,   b. 1806,   d. 1869 
    Mother  Celia 
    Family ID  F329  Group Sheet

    Family  Sally Ivey Freeman,   b. 01 Mar 1850, Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1938, Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  17 Mar 1869  Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    >1. Leah Catherine Koonce,   b. 08 Jan 1874,   d. 26 Feb 1952, Hookerton, Greene County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. William Council Koonce
     3. Myrtle Koonce
    >4. Walter Guy Koonce, Sr. ,   b. 08 Mar 1895, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1965, Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >5. Lucy L. Koonce,   b. 27 Jul 1885, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1921, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Lewis Simon Koonce
     7. Sarah Koonce
     8. Joseph L. Koonce
    Last Modified  16 Mar 2009 
    Family ID  F330  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    1850 Census: Emanuel & Celia Koonce
    1850 Census: Emanuel & Celia Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 12 Oct 1850
    Page:8
    Location: Tuckahoe, Jones County, North Carolina

    #331
    1. Koonce, Emanuel - age 44
    2. Celia - age 29
    3. Elizabeth - age 18
    4. Francis G. - age 16, male
    5. Hannah - age 11
    6. Nancy - age 7
    7. Alcy - age 5
    8. Counsel - age 3
    9. Emanuel - age 2
    10. Mary - age 9 months

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    Death Certificate: Council Bryant Koonce
    Death Certificate: Council Bryant Koonce
    Father: Calvin Koonce
    Occupation: Laborer at Orion Knitting Mills
    Informant: W.C. Koonce

    Headstones
    Council B. Koonce is buried in Maplewood Cemetery
    Council B. Koonce is buried in Maplewood Cemetery

  • Notes  Born:
    • death certificate has 1845 as birth year, but 1850 census has him as 3 years old and his birthday is Nov 23.

  • Sources 
    1. [S81] Maplewood Cemetery. USGenWeb - Lenoir County, NC. http://www.ncgenweb.us/lenoir/cems/maplewoodcem.htm.

    2. [S38] North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975, (Ancestry.com), http://is.gd/XSz..

    3. [S69] John Cunitz Descendants GedCom from J.P. Koonce (Somerset, WI).

    4. [S22] Gwynn, Zae Hargett. Abstracts of the Records of Jones County, North Carolina, 1779-1868: Volume I. Baltimore, Md: Reprinted for Clearfield Co. by Genealogical Pub. Co, 1998. http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49310, 959.
      at the residence of Leah Freeman