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Josephine Holloway[1, 2, 3]

Female 1884 - 1973


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  • Born  10 June 1884  Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender  Female 
    Died  13 April 1973  Dover, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Age: 86 
    Cause: Coronary Occlusion. Also had Diabetes Mellitus. 
    Buried  22 April 1973  Fort Barnwell, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID  I27  Main
    Last Modified  27 Sep 2014 

    Father  Thomas Holloway, Jr.,   b. 1853, Wayne County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Polly Hood,   b. Abt 1860, Wayne County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 July 1916, Fort Barnwell, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F15  Group Sheet

    Family  Barfield Koonce,   b. 15 March 1886, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 April 1953, New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  18 Apr 1903  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Notes 
    • one child died before 1910 (according to 1910 census)

    Married:
    • -they had a total of eleven children. Three preceded her in death.
    Children 
     1. Hampton William Koonce,   b. approx. 1907, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1928, Woodington, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Mamie Jane Koonce,   b. 8 February 1908, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1940
    >3. Floyd James Koonce,   b. 20 Feb 1910, Winter Green, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1982, Camden, Camden County, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Cleo Koonce,   b. 12 Jan 1914, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1967, Fort Barnwell, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >5. Hazel Estella Koonce,   b. 25 August 1914, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Febrary 2009, Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. Mary "Callonia" Koonce,   b. 20 February 1918, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 March 2002
    >7. Harvey "Lamb" Koonce, Sr.,   b. 29 Mar 1920, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sept 1982, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    >8. Clarence Horten Koonce,   b. 10 September 1922, Fort Barnwell, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 February 1988, Dover, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >9. Leslie Ward Koonce,   b. 15 March 1917, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 June 2009, Greenville, Pitt County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >10. William Junior Koonce, Sr.,   b. 20 July 1929, Falling Creek, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 January 1976, Bronx, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    >11. H.O. Koonce
    Last Modified  8 Jun 2008 
    Family ID  F10  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1900 Census - Third Township (Craven County), NC
    1900 Census - Third Township (Craven County), NC
    1) Polly, head, b. Jan 186?, age 39, 5 children and 5 children living
    2) Callie, daughter, b. May 1879, age 21, mother of 2, 2 still living
    3) Priscilla, daughter, b. Feb 1881, age 19
    4) Josephine, daughter, b. Dec 1882, age 17
    5) Daisy, daughter, b. Apr 1885, age 15
    6) Minnie, daughter, b. Sept 188?, age 12
    7) Lilla, granddaughter, b. Jun 1896, age 3
    8) Penn (sp?), grandson, b. Apr 1899, age 1

    Note: Lilla & Penn are Callie's kids.
    1910 Census Records
    1910 Census Records
    Enumeration Date: 28 Apr 1910
    Enumeration District: 16
    Sheet: 8B
    Location: Cove, Craven County, NC

    Family #129
    Barfield Koonce - Head (age 24)
    Josephine - Wife (age 21)
    Hampton W (?) - son (age 3) -- is the same "H" listed on 1920 census, but name is different.
    Minnie J (?) - daugher (age 2) -- same as girl "M" in 1920 census, but name is different?
    Flora - daughter - age 3 months.

    Home: Township 3, Craven, NC
    1920 Census Records
    1920 Census Records
    Barfield - Head (age 32) - this is a discrepancy
    Josephine - wife (age 31)- discrepancy in age
    Harvey W? - son (age 14)
    daughter, (name starts with an M), age 11
    Floyd - son (age 10)
    Leslie - son (age 7)
    Hazel - daughter (age 6)

    Home: Township 3, Craven, North Carolina
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    SS Form OAC-790: Josephine Holloway Koonce
    SS Form OAC-790: Josephine Holloway Koonce
    Born: 10 Jun 1884

    Father listed at Jonath Hargett but I'm certain this in incorrect as somehow Hargett has been identified as her maiden name w/ Social Security.

    Headstones
    Josephine Holloway Koonce headstone
    Josephine Holloway Koonce headstone

    Histories
    Josephine Holloway Koonce Funeral Program.
    Josephine Holloway Koonce Funeral Program.
    She reared 13 of her grandchildren: Milton, Gloria, Mary Lee, Leroy, Cassandra, Irvin, Brenda, Joseph, Adolph, Tryon, Veronica and Ella.

    Funeral Home: Loftin Funeral Home
    Death Certificate - Josephine Holloway Koonce
    Death Certificate - Josephine Holloway Koonce
    Newspaper Obituary: Josephine Holloway Koonce
    Newspaper Obituary: Josephine Holloway Koonce
    Published in the 18 Apr 1973 issue of the New Bern Sun Journal.

  • Notes 
    • -served as Mother of the Church at St. John A.M.E. Zion Church until her health failed.


    Born:
    • Death certificate, funeral program, and headstone have 1886 as birth year, but b/c the SS form is dated prior to these documents, I am going with 1884.

    Died:
    • St. John A.M.E. Zion Church

  • Sources 
    1. [S51] 1920 NC Census: Craven County (Twp 3).

    2. [S332] FamilySearch Family Tree.
      https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=L8TY-3JH

    3. [S318] 1940 Census. FamilySearch. .
      Craven County, North Carolina - Township 3, Family 30, Sheet 4B, ED 25-11, Age 33. https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KWS7-75H.

    4. [S2] SSDI, 20 Sep 2006.

    5. [S3] North Carolina Death Collection 1908-2004. Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com), 20 Sep 2006.

    6. [S8] Mitchell Cemetery , (Eastern North Carolina Genealogical Society) (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S183] Craven County Marriage Registers Index, (New Bern-Craven Public Library), http://is.gd/sXl..
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