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Simon Everett Koonce

Male 1838 - 1903


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  • Born  05 Dec 1838  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1903 
    Buried  Trenton, Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I214  Koonce 2
    Last Modified  18 Oct 2009 

    Father  John Speight Koonce,   b. 24 Aug 1807, Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Oct 1869 
    Mother  Harriet Caroline Parsons,   b. 1813,   d. 1844 
    Family ID  F77  Group Sheet

    Family  Orpah Brock,   b. abt. 1843,   d. 24 Oct 1911, Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  24 Jan 1867  Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    >1. Simon Everett Koonce, Jr.,   b. 14 May 1870, Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1952, Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Furnifold Paul Koonce, Sr.,   b. 18 Sep 1874, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Oct 1959, New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Orpah Koonce,   b. 1876
    >4. Mary Koonce,   b. 1881,   d. 1926
    >5. Lillian Koonce,   b. 23 Sep 1883,   d. 24 Sep 1929
     6. Inez Koonce,   b. 28 Mar 1886, Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1961, Chapel Hill, Orange County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >7. Benjamin Granade Koonce, Sr.,   b. 24 Mar 1889, Trenton, Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1959, Elizabeth City, Pasquotank County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >8. John Brock Koonce,   b. 1872
    >9. Caroline Koonce,   b. 1879
    Last Modified  28 Feb 2009 
    Family ID  F71  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    1850 NC Census: John S. Koonce (Head)
    1850 NC Census: John S. Koonce (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 5 Oct 1850
    Location: Cypress Creek, Jones County

    Family #252

    1. John S. - age 43, farmer, real estate $2500
    2. Susan - age 20
    3. Mary Ann - age 16
    4. Frances D. - f, age 13
    5. Simon E. - m, age 12
    6. John - m, age 10
    7. Henry C. - m, age 8
    8. Harriett C. - f, age 6

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    1860 NC Census: John Speight Koonce (Head)
    1860 NC Census: John Speight Koonce (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 8 Aug 1860
    Location: Cypress Creek, Jones County, North Carolina

    Family #263

    1. John S. - age 59, farmer, real estate $5000, personal estate $19,000.
    2. Susan - age 30, female
    3. Simon E. - age 21, male
    4. John P. - age 19, male
    5. Henry C. - age 17, male
    6. Caroline H. - age 15, female
    7. Brock?, Orpah - age 25, female

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    Headstones
    Simon Everett Koonce is buried in Trenton Municipal Cemetery
    Simon Everett Koonce is buried in Trenton Municipal Cemetery

    Histories
    Will: Simon E. Koonce
    Will: Simon E. Koonce
    As abstracted in Abstracts of the Records of Jones County, North Carolina, 1779-1868 Vol. 1 by Zae Hargett Gwynn. (pg. 431)

  • Sources 
    1. [S90] Koonce, Benjamin G. Koonce Family of Eastern North Carolina. 1993. Typed by John P. Koonce..

    2. [S189] Trenton Municipal Cemetery. Web. .

    3. [S22] Gwynn, Zae Hargett. Abstracts of the Records of Jones County, North Carolina, 1779-1868: Volume I. Baltimore, Md: Reprinted for Clearfield Co. by Genealogical Pub. Co, 1998. http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49310, 956.
      at the house of Cyrus Brown