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James Manley Koonce

Male 1886 - 1947


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  • Born  22 Oct 1886  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender  Male 
    Died  04 Aug 1947  [8, 9, 10, 11
    Buried  10 Aug 1947  Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Person ID  I2547  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 1  Leora Gooding,   b. 12 Sep 1891, Tuckahoe, Jones County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1921, Snow Hill, Greene County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Annie S. Koonce,   b. abt. 1913, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. James Koonce,   b. abt. 1915, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Bessie Koonce,   b. abt. 1917, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Willie F. Koonce,   b. abt. 1918, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Sarah J. Koonce,   b. 06 Feb 1920, Greene County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  6 Jul 2010 
    Family ID  F902  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Edna Viola Wade,   b. 04 Feb 1906,   d. 01 Aug 1986 
    Married  1921-1924 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • James' wife Leona died in 1921. He was married to Edna by 1930 census and had child with Edna abt. 1924.
    Children 
     1. P. Koonce
    >2. C.O. Koonce
     3. R. Koonce
     4. Matthew Koonce,   b. 15 Jul 1928, Greene County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. H.L. Koonce
     6. M.E. Koonce
     7. W.D. Koonce
     8. Alice Marie Koonce,   b. 07 Aug 1930, Greene County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  6 Jul 2010 
    Family ID  F891  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.
    1910 Census: Salem & Lizzie (Brown) Koonce
    1910 Census: Salem & Lizzie (Brown) Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 10 May 1910
    Enumeration District: 49
    Sheet: 12B
    Location: Trenton, Jones County, North Carolina

    #149
    1. Koonce, Salem - Head, age 51, married 24 years
    2. Lizzie - wife, age 42, married 24 years, mother of 11 children w/ 9 still alive
    3. Stephen - son, age 21
    4. Frank - son, age 15
    5. Elizabeth - daughter, age 13
    6. Addie - daughter, age 10
    7. Salem A. - son, age 8
    8. Ozara - daughter, age 6
    9. Dora - daughter, age 4
    10. John - son, age 2

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    Death Certificate: James Manley Koonce
    Death Certificate: James Manley Koonce
    Father: Stephen Koonce of Jones County
    Mother: Lizzie B. of Jones County
    Informant: Edna Koonce
    Cause of Death: probably carcinoma of the stomach

  • Sources 
    1. [S211] 1900 US Census.
      Jones County, Cypress Creek - District 59, Sheet 14A

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

    3. [S251] Fields, Glenn. Cedar Grove Cemetery Listings. Trails to the Past: Lenoir County, NC. http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nclenotp/cems/cedargrovecem.htm.
      has 22 Oct 1885 as birth date

    4. [S140] Death Certificate.
      has 22 Oct 1885 as birth date

    5. [S2] North Carolina Death Collection 1908-2004, (Ancestry).
      birth year listed as 1886

    6. [S215] 1920 US Census.
      Greene County NC, Snow Hill - Sheet 14A, ED 29, Family #272 (LaGrange Rd), age 30 -http://is.gd/dgZkF

    7. [S217] 1930 US Census.
      Greene County, NC - Hookerton - Sheet 1B, ED 4, Family #11, age 43, 1st marriage at age 35 - http://is.gd/dh0h4

    8. [S251] Fields, Glenn. Cedar Grove Cemetery Listings. Trails to the Past: Lenoir County, NC. http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nclenotp/cems/cedargrovecem.htm.

    9. [S140] Death Certificate.

    10. [S38] North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975, (Ancestry.com), http://is.gd/XSz..

    11. [S2] North Carolina Death Collection 1908-2004, (Ancestry).