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Charles Koonce

Male 1869 - 1929


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  • Born  Apr 1869  Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  20 Jun 1929  [1, 2
    Buried  Crockett County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID  I1746  Koonce 2
    Last Modified  2 Jun 2009 

    Father  Solomon Koonce,   b. abt. 1828, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1928, Maury City, Crockett County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Cherry Jelks,   b. abt. 1838,   d. 07 Aug 1922, Crockett County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1867 
    Family ID  F547  Group Sheet

    Family  Nancy Drake,   b. May 1873, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location, Crockett County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  abt. 1891 
    Children 
     1. Odis Koonce,   b. Jul 1891, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1964
    >2. Mary D. Koonce,   b. 09 Dec 1892, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1986
     3. Carrie Koonce,   b. Mar 1894, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Easter Koonce,   b. Feb 1896, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Fred Douglas Koonce,   b. Dec 1897, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Jun 1974, Maury City, Crockett County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Dennis Koonce,   b. Aug 1894, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Annie Mae Koonce,   b. 1901, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1917, Alamo, Crockett County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Amos Almer Koonce,   b. 29 Sep 1909, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1950
    Last Modified  2 Jun 2009 
    Family ID  F562  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1870 Census: Solomon & Cherry (Jelks) Koonce
    1870 Census: Solomon & Cherry (Jelks) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 10 Aug 1870
    Page: 36
    Location: District 21, Haywood County, Tennessee

    #266
    1. Koonce, Sol - male, age 42, born in TN
    2. Cherry - female, age 32
    3. James - male, age 16
    4. Solomon - male, age 13
    5. Bethel - male, age 11
    6. August - male, age 9
    7. Mose - male, age 5
    8. Charles - male, age 1
    9. Ned - male, age 3 months

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    1880 Census: Solomon & Cherry (Jelks) Koonce
    1880 Census: Solomon & Cherry (Jelks) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 3 Jun 1880
    Enumeration District: 6
    Page: 7
    Location: Cairo, Crockett County, Tennessee

    #53
    1. Koonce, V.B. - age 20
    2. Tildy - wife, age 20
    3. Minnie - daughter, age 9 months, born in Mar


    #54
    1. Koonce, Solomon - age 54, born in SC, parents born in NC
    2. C.B. - wife, age 40, born in TN, parents born in NC
    3. Guss - son, age 17
    4. Mose - son, age 15
    5. Charlie - son, age 11
    6. Ed - son, age 9
    7. L.J. - daughter, age 8
    8. J.S. - son, age 6
    9. A.R. - daughter, age 4
    10. Whitman -son, age 2

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    1900 Census: Mose & Eddie Koonce
    1900 Census: Mose & Eddie Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 5 Jun 1900
    Enumeration District: 6
    Sheet: 4B
    Location: Crockett County, Tennessee

    #71
    1. Koonce, Mose - Head, no age and birth date, married 11 years
    2. Eddie - wife, no age and birth date, married 11 years, mother of 7 kids w/ 4 still alive
    3. Rufus - son, age 9, born May 1891
    4. E. - son, age 7, born Oct 1892
    5. Lydia B. - daughter, age 2, Jul 1897
    6. John - son, age 1, born Oct 1899

    #72
    1. Koonce, Charlie - Head, age 32, born Apr 1869, married 9 years
    2. Nancy - wife, age 27, born May 1873, mother of 6 kids and all 6 still alive
    3. Odis - son, age 8, Jul 1891
    4. Mary D. - daughter, age 7, born Dec 1842
    5. Carrie - daughter, age 6, born Mar 1894
    6. Easter - daughter, age 4, born Feb 1896
    7. Fred D. - son, age 2, Dec 1897
    8. Dentis - son, age 8 months, born Aug 1899
    9. Drake, Easter - mother-in-law, no age and birth date, widowed, mother of 12 kids w/ 5 still alive

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    1910 Census: Charles & Nancy (Drake) Koonce
    1910 Census: Charles & Nancy (Drake) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 10 May 1910
    Enumeration District: 7
    Sheet: 6A
    Location: Civil District 10, Crockett County, Tennessee

    #66
    1. Koonce, Charley - Head, age 42, married 20 years
    2. Nancie - wife, age 42, married 20 years, mother of 10 kids with 7 still alive
    3. Odis - son, age 18
    4. Mary D. - daughter, age 16
    5. Carrie - daughter, age 14
    6. Easter - daughter, age 12
    7. Fred - son, age 13?
    8. Dennis - son, age 9
    9. Annie M. - daughter, age 8
    10. Almer - son, age 2

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    1920 Census: Charles & Nancy (Drake) Koonce
    1920 Census: Charles & Nancy (Drake) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 12 Jan 1920
    Enumeration District: 9
    Sheet: 4B
    Location: Civil District 8, Crockett County, Tennessee

    #84
    1. Koonce, Charley - Head, age 58
    2. Nancy - wife, age 46
    3. Dennis - son, age 19
    4. Almos A. - son, age 13
    5. Mary D. - daughter, age 23

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    Headstones
    Headstone: Charles & Nancy (Drake) Koonce
    Headstone: Charles & Nancy (Drake) Koonce
    Picture from Crockett Co. TNGenWeb site

  • Sources 
    1. [S137] Campbell, Jennifer. Descendants of Solomon Koonce. http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/c/a/m/Jennifer-Campbell/GENE5-0001.html.

    2. [S117] Grave Marker Inscription.

    3. [S139] Smith, Jonathan Kennon. Tombstone Inscriptions from Black Cemeteries in Crockett County, Tennessee. [Jackson, Tenn.]: J.K.T. Smith, 1997.