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Cleotus O. Koonce[1, 2]

Male 1913 - 1967


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  • Born  12 January 1913  Craven, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender  Male 
    Died  6 January 1967   Fort Barnwell, Craven, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6
    Age: approx. 55 
    Cause: Pulmonary Edema 
    Address:
    Rte. 1, Box 103
    Ft. Barnwell, NC 
    Buried  Dover, Craven, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID  I44  Main
    Last Modified  4 Jun 2016 

    Father  Barfield Koonce,   b. 15 March 1886, Craven, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 April 1953, New Bern, Craven, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Josephine Holloway,   b. 10 June 1884, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 April 1973, Dover, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  18 April 1903  Craven, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Photos
    Barfield & Josephine House
    Barfield & Josephine House
    Fort Barnwell, NC. Picture from Google Maps
    Documents
    Marriage Register: Barfield Koonce & Josephine Holloway
    Marriage Register: Barfield Koonce & Josephine Holloway
    Married in Township 3
    Witnesses: R.A. Richardson, E.K. Huggins, J.L. Hawkins, and T.E. White
    Family ID  F10  Group Sheet

    Family  Pearlie Mae Cox,   b. 18 Aug 1903, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1989, Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  15 October 1938  Fort Barnwell, Craven, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Documents
    Marriage License: Cleo Koonce & Pearlie Mae Cox
    Marriage License: Cleo Koonce & Pearlie Mae Cox
    Last Modified  3 May 2016 
    Family ID  F20  Group Sheet

  • Documents At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    WWII Draft Registration Card: Cleo Koonce
    WWII Draft Registration Card: Cleo Koonce
    Wife: Pearl Koonce

    Headstones
    Cleo Koonce Headstone
    Cleo Koonce Headstone

    Histories
    Death Certificate: Cleo Koonce
    Death Certificate: Cleo Koonce
    Father: William B. Koonce
    Mother: Josephine Holloway
    Spouse: Pearlie M. Koonce
    Cause of death: Pulmonary Edema
    Secondary cause: Cardiac Insufficiency
    Albritton Funeral Home

  • Notes 
    • Per Mary on 9/21/06 - Cleo never had children.

    Born:
    • 1920 Census has him age 7 and the enumeration date was one week past his birthday, so he was born in 1913. Headstone has birth year as 1912; SSDI has birth year as 1912; WWII draft registration card has birth date as Jan 1, 1912.

  • Sources 
    1. [S20] North Carolina Death Certificate.

    2. [S332] FamilySearch Family Tree.
      For more info see: https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor§ion=details&person=LDYM-LVT

    3. [S2] Social Security Death Index (FamilySearch).
      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JRDY-NZN

    4. [S292] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1898-1929. Ancestry.com. .

    5. [S3] North Carolina Death Collection 1908-2004. Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S31] Craven County Register of Deeds. Records Database. http://deeds.cravencounty.com.

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