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Elizabeth Koonce

Female 1895 - 1957


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  • Born  15 Jul 1895  Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender  Female 
    Died  30 Jun 1957  Henderson, Vance County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: carcinoma of the cervix 
    Buried  03 Jul 1957  Trenton, Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I2544  Koonce 2
    Last Modified  6 Jul 2010 

    Father  Salem Koonce,   b. 20 Aug 1858, Kenansville, Duplin County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1924, Trenton, Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Lizzie Brown,   b. Jun 1868, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1895 
    Married  abt. 1886 
    Family ID  F786  Group Sheet

    Family  Joe/George? Whitfield,   b. 1895 
    Married  12 Jan 1930  Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified  6 Jul 2010 
    Family ID  F791  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1900 Census: Salem & Lizzie (Brown) Koonce
    1900 Census: Salem & Lizzie (Brown) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 25 Jun 1900
    Enumeration District: 59
    Sheet: 14A
    Location: Cypress Creek, Jones County, North Carolina

    #237
    1. Koonce, Salem - Head, age 38, born Aug 1861, married 14 years
    2. Lizzie A. - wife, age 31, born Jun 1868, married 14 years, mother of 7 kids w/ 5 still alive
    3. James E. - son, age 13, born Oct 1886
    4. Stephen - son, age 11, born Sep 1888
    5. Frank - son, age 6, born Oct 1893
    6. Lizzie A. - daughter, age 3, born Sep 1896
    7. Addie - daughter, age 1, born Jan 1899

    Note: I think Lizzie A. is Elizabeth? Not sure.

    Link to full image.
    Death Certificate: Elizabeth (Koonce) Whitfield
    Death Certificate: Elizabeth (Koonce) Whitfield
    Father: Salem Koonce
    Mother: Lizzie Brown
    Spouse: Joe Whitfield
    1920 Census: Salem & Lizzie (Brown) Koonce
    1920 Census: Salem & Lizzie (Brown) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 3 Apr 1920
    Enumeration District: 48
    Sheet: 15B
    Location: Trenton, Jones County, North Carolina

    #248
    1. Koonce, Salem - Head, age 63
    2. Lizzie - wife, age 53
    3. Elizabeth - daughter, age 24
    4. Salem F. - son, age 19
    5. Ozara - daughter, age 17
    6. Dora S. - daughter, age 15
    7. John D. - son, age 11
    8. Benjamin F. - son, age 27
    9. Martha - daughter-in-law, age 19

    Link to full image.

    Headstones
    Elizabeth (Koonce) Whitfield is buried in St. James Cemetery
    Elizabeth (Koonce) Whitfield is buried in St. James Cemetery

  • Sources 
    1. [S140] Death Certificate.

    2. [S211] 1900 US Census.
      has birth date of Sep 1896 - is this truly Elizabeth?
      Jones County, Cypress Creek - District 59, Sheet 14A

    3. [S212] 1910 US Census.
      Jones County, Trenton - District 49, Sheet 12B

    4. [S215] 1920 US Census.
      Jones County, Trenton - District 48, Sheet 15B

    5. [S254] North Carolina Marriages, 1759-1979. FamilySearch Record Search. http://goo.gl/N9jFW.
      has 1898 as birth date

    6. [S254] North Carolina Marriages, 1759-1979. FamilySearch Record Search. http://goo.gl/N9jFW.