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Sylvester Koonce

Male 1887 - 1956


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  • Born  15 Jun 1887  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender  Male 
    Died  01 Jan 1956  Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  04 Jan 1956  Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I1053  Koonce 2
    Last Modified  6 Nov 2011 

    Father  James Harrison 
    Mother  Luvenia Koonce,   b. abt. 1869, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F343  Group Sheet

    Family  Mabel Jones,   b. 14 Aug 1890, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Mar 1943, Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  25 Jan 1908  Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Alice L. Koonce,   b. abt. 1907, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Lessie M. Koonce,   b. 1908, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Pheobe Ray Koonce,   b. abt. 1908, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. James Arlester Koonce,   b. 04 Nov 1913, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Sep 1915, Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Paul E. Koonce,   b. 17 Jun 1915, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Julia Anne Koonce,   b. 04 Dec 1917, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Reuben Koonce,   b. 20 Jan 1921, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Feb 1921, Woodington, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. H.L. Koonce
     9. Cassie Ann Koonce,   b. 07 Feb 1922, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Jun 1922, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. B. Koonce
    Last Modified  6 Nov 2011 
    Family ID  F344  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    Death Certificate: Sylvester Koonce
    Death Certificate: Sylvester Koonce
    Father: James Harrison
    Mother: Luvenia Koonce
    Informant: Alice Edward
    WWI Draft Registration Card
    WWI Draft Registration Card
    Name as "Silvester Koonce"
    Married with children

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

    2. [S212] 1910 US Census.
      Lenoir County, North Carolina -- District 74, Family #175, http://goo.gl/DEM4M. Age 22. Married 2 years.

    3. [S75] WW1 Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Ancestry. http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=6482.
      birth date given is 15 Jun 1887. This is close to birth year in 1910 census. Off slightly from birth date given on death certificate.

    4. [S215] 1920 US Census.
      Kinston, Lenoir County, NC - District 70, Family #27- http://goo.gl/iGZvL. Age 31.

    5. [S254] North Carolina Marriages, 1759-1979. FamilySearch Record Search. http://goo.gl/N9jFW.
      Sylvester's birth year noted as 1888; Mabel as 1889.