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Needham Perryman Koonce

Male 1829 - 1907


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  • Born  Apr 1829  Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1907  Lincoln County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Buried  Fayetteville, Lincoln County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Person ID  I1424  Koonce 2
    Last Modified  15 Jan 2010 

    Father  George Koonce,   b. 1800,   d. 1846 
    Mother  Leticia McGee,   b. 27 Jul 1801, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1868, Lincoln County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F461  Group Sheet

    Family  Mary D. Murphy,   b. abt. 1830, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928 
    Married  01 Feb 1866  Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Children 
     1. Robert Koonce,   b. ab. 1867, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Koonce,   b. abt. 1868, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Kate G. Koonce,   b. abt. 1870, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. George M. Koonce,   b. abt. 1872, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. (daughter) Koonce,   b. 24 Mar 1874,   d. 24 Mar 1874
     6. Fannie D. Koonce,   b. Mar 1878, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  25 Apr 2009 
    Family ID  F468  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1830 Census: George Koonce
    1830 Census: George Koonce
    Page: 105
    Location: Lincoln County, Tennessee

    George Koonce
    - 2 males under 5 years
    - 1 male age 5-10
    - 1 male age 11-15
    - 1 male age 30-40 (George)
    - 1 female age 5-10
    - 1 female age 20-30 (Letty)

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    1840 Census: George & Letty Koonce
    1840 Census: George & Letty Koonce
    Page: 93
    Location: Lincoln County, Tennesse

    George Koonce
    - 2 males under 5 (Hickman & James Madison)
    - 2 males between 10-15 (Needham & Campbell)
    - 1 male between 15-20 (Calvin?)
    - 1 male between 40-50 (George)
    - 1 female under 5 (Eliza)
    - 2 females between 5-10 (Nancy & Burdotta)
    - 1 female between 30-40 (Letty)
    1850 Census: Letty Koonce
    1850 Census: Letty Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 4 Sep 1850
    Page: 20
    Location: Lincoln County, Tennessee

    #137
    1. Koonce, Letty - age 50
    2. Campbell F? - age 23
    3. Needham - age 21
    4. Hickman - age 16
    5. James M. - age 12
    6. Burdotta - age 18
    7. Martha A. - age 16
    8. Nancy C. - age 10
    9. Elijah - age 1 (think this is Eliza?)

    #128
    1. Koonce, Calvin M. - age 29
    2. Sarah - age 28
    3. Martha A. - age 7
    4. George - age 6
    5. Letty C. - age 3
    6. Campbell - age 1

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    1880 Census: Needham & Mollie (Murphy) Koonce
    1880 Census: Needham & Mollie (Murphy) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 14 Jun 1880
    Enumeration District: 130
    Page: 18
    Location: District 21, Lincoln County, Tennessee

    #151
    1. Koonce, Needham P. - Head, age 50
    2. Mollie D. - wife, age 49
    3. Robt. - son, age 13
    4. John - son, age 12
    5. Kate G. -daughter, age 10
    6. George M. - son, age 8
    7. Trump? - daughter, age 2

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    1900 Census: Needham Perryman Koonce & Mary (Murphy) Koonce
    1900 Census: Needham Perryman Koonce & Mary (Murphy) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 7 Jun 1900
    Enumeration District: 75
    Sheet: 4A, 4B
    Location: District 21, Lincoln County, Tennessee

    #68
    1. Koonce, Needham - Head, age 71, born Apr 1829, married 34 years
    2. Mary - wife, age 64, born Mar 1836, married 34 years, mother of 7 children with 5 still alive
    3. Fannie D. - daughter, age 22, born Mar 1878

    #69
    1. Koonce, C.Tate - Head, age 50, born Jan 1850, married 29 years
    2. Mattie J. - wife, age 45, born Jun 1854, married 29 years, mother of 11 children with 10 still alive
    3. Pearl - daughter, age 19, born May 1880
    4. Milton - son, age 17, born Feb 1883
    5. Polk - son, age 14, born May 1886
    6. John - son, age 11, born May 1889
    7. Bertha - daughter, age 9, born Jul 1890
    8. Della - daughter, age 6, born Feb 1894
    9. Dimer - son, age 3, born Aug 1896

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    Needham P. Koonce in news article
    Needham P. Koonce in news article
    From the March 10, 1855 issue of the Nashville Union & American. Originally appeared in the Lincoln Journal.

    Headstones
    Headstone: Needham Perryman Koonce
    Headstone: Needham Perryman Koonce
    Picture from FindAGrave

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

    2. [S113] Marsh, Helen Crawford, and Timothy Richard Marsh. Cemetery Records of Lincoln - Moore Counties, Tennessee. Greenville, S.C.: Southern Historical Press, 1996..

    3. [S153] Tombstone Inscription.

    4. [S119] Deaths from the Fayetteville Observer [Lincoln County, TN]: 1850-1940s. http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tnlincol/obits/obit003a.txt, 14 Feb 1907.
      FayObs p:3, c:5

    5. [S60] FindAGrave .
      Find A Grave Memorial# 10598504


    6. [S132] Heritage of Lincoln County, Tennessee. Waynesville, N.C.: County Heritage, Inc, 2005.
      Family #818