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Owen Thomas Koonce, Sr.

Male 1848 - 1931


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  • Suffix  Sr. 
    Born  28 Jul 1848  Murfreesboro, Rutherford County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Died  12 Feb 1931  Hot Springs, Garland County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Person ID  I2223  Koonce 2
    Last Modified  3 Feb 2011 

    Father  Owen L. Koonce,   b. 29 Dec 1819, Rutherford County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1907, Croyden, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Arrena Sims,   b. abt. 1815, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1889 
    Married  11 Jun 1841  Rutherford County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Documents
    Marriage Register: Owen Koonce & Arena Sims
    Marriage Register: Owen Koonce & Arena Sims
    Family ID  F687  Group Sheet

    Family  Martha Ann Gibson,   b. 24 Apr 1855, Corydon, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1932, West Frankfort, Franklin County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Nov 1871  Shawneetown, Gallatin County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    >1. George William Koonce,   b. Oct 1872, Corydon, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1919, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Ellen Koonce,   b. 28 Oct 1874, Corydon, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Apr 1904, Corydon, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Owen Thomas Koonce, Jr.,   b. Oct 1876, Corydon, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1944, Henderson, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Laura A. Koonce,   b. 03 Jun 1879, Corydon, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1957, Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. J. Finis Koonce,   b. 28 Apr 1881, Corydon, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1934, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. Nathan Alexander Koonce, Sr.,   b. 17 Oct 1883, Corydon, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Feb 1963, Corydon, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
    >7. Favor Koonce,   b. 02 Apr 1887, Corydon, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1956, DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Fanny Koonce,   b. Jul 1889, Corydon, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location, Morganfield, Union County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Pearl Koonce,   b. 17 Sep 1891, Corydon, Henderson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Mar 1960, Bellville, St. Clair County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Della Koonce,   b. Oct 1893, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  3 Oct 2009 
    Family ID  F688  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1850 Census: Owen Koonce & Arrena (Sims) Koonce
    1850 Census: Owen Koonce & Arrena (Sims) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 22 Oct 1850
    Enumeration District: 17
    Page: 11
    Location: District 17, Wilson County, Tennessee

    #1219
    1. Koonce, Owen - age 30
    2. Arrena - age 37
    3. Martha - age 8
    4. George - age 7
    5. Jackson - age 4
    6. Mahalia - age 4
    7. Owen - age 2
    8. Robert - age 6 months

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    1870 Census: Owen L. Koonce & Arrena (Sims) Koonce
    1870 Census: Owen L. Koonce & Arrena (Sims) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 10 Aug 1870
    Page: 50
    Location: Cairo, Henderson County, Kentucky

    #334
    1. Koonce, Owen L. - age 52, farmer, value of personal estate $350
    2. Arrena - age 55
    3. Thomas - age 22
    4. Louisa - age 21
    5. Catherine - age 17
    6. Jane - age 15

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    1900 Census: Thomas Owen Koonce & Martha (Gibson) Koonce
    1900 Census: Thomas Owen Koonce & Martha (Gibson) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 30 Jun 1900
    Enumeration District: 53
    Page: 62-63
    Location: Corydon, Henderson County,Kentucky

    #604
    1. Koonce, Thomas - Head, age 52, born Jul 1848
    2. Martha - wife, age 45, born Apr 1855
    3. George - son, age 27, born Oct 1872
    4. Owen - son, age 23, born Oct 1876
    5. Finis - son, age 19, born Apr 1881
    6. Nate - son, age 16, born Oct 1883
    7. Favor - son, age 13, born Apr 1887
    8. Fannie - daughter, age 10, born Jul 1889
    9. Pearl - daughter, age 8, born Sep 1891
    10. Della - daughter, age 6, born Oct 1893

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    1930 Census: Owen Thomas Koonce
    1930 Census: Owen Thomas Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 11 Apr 1930
    Enumeration District: 24
    Page: 24
    Location: Hot Springs, Garland County, Arkansas

    Resides in a county home for the elderly
    #282
    - Koonce, O. J.? -age 82, born in TN, parents born in TN

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

    2. [S68] 1850 US Census.
      Wilson County, TN - District 17, Family #1219, http://is.gd/cMMkr

    3. [S212] 1910 US Census.
      Henderson County, Kentucky - District 7, Sheet 22A, #496, http://is.gd/SrxbVm. Age 61. Widowed. Doctor.

    4. [S163] Arkansas Deaths: 1914-1950. Ancestry.com. .