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William Thomas Poston

Male 1863 - 1958


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  • Born  15 Nov 1863  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  29 Jan 1958  [1
    Buried  Crockett County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I1816  Koonce 2
    Last Modified  2 Jun 2009 

    Family  Eliza Jane Koonce,   b. 17 May 1871, Alamo, Crockett County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1949, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  03 Sep 1893  Crockett County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Children 
     1. William C.B. Poston,   b. Jan 1894, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Carl R. Poston,   b. Jul 1897, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Almeda Poston
    Documents
    Marriage Certificate: William T. Poston & Eliza Jane Koonce
    Marriage Certificate: William T. Poston & Eliza Jane Koonce
    Last Modified  3 Jun 2009 
    Family ID  F571  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    1930 Census: William Poston & Eliza Jane (Koonce) Poston
    1930 Census: William Poston & Eliza Jane (Koonce) Poston
    Enumeration Date: 10 Apr 1930
    Enumeration District: 2
    Sheet: 4A
    Location: Civil District 8, Crockett County, Tennessee

    #79
    1. Poston, William T. - Head, age 60, married at age 23
    2. Liza J. - wife, age 58, married at age 21

    Link to full image.

    Headstones
    Headstone: William Thomas & Eliza Jane (Koonce) Poston
    Headstone: William Thomas & Eliza Jane (Koonce) Poston
    Picture from Crockett Co. TNGenWeb site.

  • Sources 
    1. [S117] Grave Marker Inscription.

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

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

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