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James Madison Koonce

Male 1838 - 1904


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  • Born  15 Jan 1838  Lincoln County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Died  12 Jan 1904  Lincoln County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried  Lincoln County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I1426  Koonce 2
    Last Modified  26 Apr 2009 

    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  Susan Rowland,   b. abt. 1840, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  07 Mar 1861  Fayetteville, Lincoln County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Children 
     1. Eliza Jane Koonce,   b. abt. 1862, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Martha Ann Koonce,   b. 16 Oct 1865, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1918
     3. Mary E. Koonce,   b. abt. 1866, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Robert Koonce,   b. abt. 1871, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Jessie Koonce,   b. abt. 1873, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. William G. Koonce,   b. abt. 1875, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. James K. Koonce,   b. abt. 1878, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Documents
    Marriage: James M. Koonce & Susan Rowland
    Marriage: James M. Koonce & Susan Rowland
    Last Modified  24 May 2009 
    Family ID  F467  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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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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    1860 Census: Letty Koonce
    1860 Census: Letty Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 28 Jul 1860
    Enumeration District: 21
    Page: 176
    Location: Lincoln County, Tennessee (Kelso post office)

    #1317
    1. Koonce, Letty - age 58
    2. James M. - age 22
    3. Claunch, Burdotta - age 29
    4. Koonce, Eliza - age 14
    5. Claunch, Martha - age 1

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    1870 Census: James Madison Koonce & Susan (Rowland) Koonce
    1870 Census: James Madison Koonce & Susan (Rowland) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 30 Jun 1870
    Enumeration District: 21
    Page: 17
    Location: Lincoln County, Tennessee (Fayetteville Post Office)

    #126
    1. Koontz, James - age 32
    2. Susan - age 30
    3. Liza - age 8
    4. M.A. - age 5
    5. Mary E. - age 4

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    1880 Census: James Madison & Susan (Rowland) Koonce
    1880 Census: James Madison & Susan (Rowland) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 16 Jun 1880
    Enumeration District: 130
    Page: 22
    Location: District 21, Lincoln County, Tennessee

    #183
    1. Koonce, James - Head, age 43
    2. Susan - wife, age 43
    3. Eliza - daughter, age 19
    4. Martha A. - daughter, age 14
    5. Mary E. - daughter, age 12
    6. Robert - son, age 9
    7. Jessie - daughter, age 7
    8. William G. - son, age 5
    9. James K. - son, age 2

    #184
    1. Koonce, H.M. - Head, age 44
    2. Hellen - wife, age 45
    3. Anna E. - daughter, age 19
    4. Martha P. - daughter, age 17
    5. Francis M. - son, age 14
    6. Mary E. - daughter, age 11
    7. Charley N. - son, age 8
    8. Sidna C. - daughter, age 6
    9. Rufus - son, age 3

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    Headstones
    James Madison Koonce is buried in Stewart Creek Cemetery
    James Madison Koonce is buried in Stewart Creek Cemetery

  • 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. [S56] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002. Ancestry.com. http://content.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=1169.

    4. [S132] Heritage of Lincoln County, Tennessee. Waynesville, N.C.: County Heritage, Inc, 2005.
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