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James C.B. Koonce

James C.B. Koonce

Male 1870 - 1948

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  • Born  12 Mar 1870  Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Died  15 Sep 1948  Lake County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Buried  Adamsville, Sumter County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID  I308  Koonce 2
    Last Modified  23 Sep 2009 

    Father  Calvin Luther Koonce,   b. Mar 1845, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1903, Sumter County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Nancy Ann Nunn,   b. abt. 1852, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 1900 
    Married  31 Dec 1866 
    Family ID  F7  Group Sheet

    Family  Frances Howse,   b. abt. 1885, Ocala, Marion County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1939, Eustis, Lake County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. O.B. Koonce,   b. abt. 1900, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  17 Jan 2009 
    Family ID  F163  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1870 NC Census: Calvin & Nancy Koonce
    1870 NC Census: Calvin & Nancy Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 29 Aug 1870
    Page: 7
    Location: Pink Hill, Lenoir County, North Carolina

    Dwelling #44
    1. C L - Head, age 25, farmer, $1000
    2. Nancy A - wife, age 24
    3. Jas C - son, age 4 months
    4. Jones, Lola - age 10
    5. Jones, Laura - age 8
    6. Jones, Lanie - age 14

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    1880 NC Census: Luther C. & Nancy Koonce
    1880 NC Census: Luther C. & Nancy Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 21 Jun 1880
    Enumeration District: 88
    Page: 45
    Location: La Grange, Lenoir County, North Carolina

    Dwelling #370
    1. Luther C. - Head, age 35, clerk in store
    2. Nancy Ann - wife, age 35
    3. James C.B. - son, age 10, attending school

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    1920 FL Census: James C.B. Koonce
    1920 FL Census: James C.B. Koonce
    Enumeration Date: 3 Jan 1920
    Enumeration District: 183
    Sheet: 2A
    Location: Bushnell, Sumter County, Florida

    Dwelling #25
    1. Koonce, James C. - boarder, age 49, b. NC

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    Biographical Sketch: James C.B. Koonce
    Biographical Sketch: James C.B. Koonce
    From "Who's Who and What To See in Florida" as accessed via the Florida Heritage Collection's "Textual Collections" http://tinyurl.com/2z6bez
    News Article: Honor County Judge - Sumter Citizens Recognize Koonce's work on Massacre Park
    News Article: Honor County Judge - Sumter Citizens Recognize Koonce's work on Massacre Park
    From the Miami Herald
    Date: 1922-09-15
    Accessed via GenealogyBank.com
    1935 Florida State Census: James C.B. Koonce
    1935 Florida State Census: James C.B. Koonce
    Enumeration Location: Precinct 6, Eustis, Lake County

    Koonce, JCB - Head, age 65, born in NC, college education, circuit judge
    Koonce, France - wife, age 50, born in Florida, college education
    Koonce, O.B. - son, age 20, born in Florida, college education, salesman

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    Headstones
    Headstone: James C.B. Koonce
    Headstone: James C.B. Koonce
    From FindAGrave.com

  • Notes 
    • elected to the Sumter County, FL legislature in Nov 1898. [5]

  • Sources 
    1. [S24] Who's who and what to see in Florida, a standard biographical reference book of Florida, Moyer, Homer Edward, (Current historical Co. of Florida, Inc), 160.

    2. [S153] Tombstone Inscription.

    3. [S25] Florida Death Index, 1877-1998. Ancestry. http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338.

    4. [S60] FindAGrave .
      Find A Grave Memorial# 5797958

    5. [S39] Kinston Free Press Blog.
      http://kinstonfreepress.wordpress.com/2008/09/21/our-jimmy-koonce/