Doddridge County Roots

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Michael KOONTZ

Male 1825 - 1887  (~ 62 years)


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  • Name Michael KOONTZ  [1
    Born CA 1825  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military From 20 Sep 1864 to 10 Jun 1865  [4, 5
    Pvt, Co H, 6th W.Va. Inf, Civil War 
    Census 1870, 1880  New Milton District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation farmer  [3, 6
    Occupation stone mason  [7, 8
    Died 15 Jun 1887  Grays Harbor Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 9
    Buried IOOF Cemetery, Elma, Grays Harbor Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I77548  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2017 

    Family Sarah BOYCE,   b. 18 May 1836, Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1906  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 19 Mar 1854  Wood Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Notes 
    • 1860 Census, Doddridge Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Jul 7 1860:
      Micheal Koontz, 33, farmer, b. Germany, value of real estate (blank), value of personal estate $100; Sarah, 23, b. Va; M. O. (female), 4, b. Va; E. V. (female), 1, b. Va; M. C. Boyce (female), 20, b. Va.
      In the next enumerated household:
      E. Boyce (female), 68, value of real estate $300, value of personal estate $50; S. C. (female), 10

      1870 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (New Milton Twp), enumerated on Aug 5 1870:
      Michael Coontz, 45, stone mason, b. Holland; Sarah, 34; Martha, 14; Elizabeth V, 10; Jacob, 8; Mary J, 6; Charles, 3; Dora, 1 month.

      1880 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (New Milton District), enumerated on Jun 26 1880:
      Michael Kuntz, 55, b. Wurttemberg Germany, farmer; wife Sarah, 43, cannot read/write; dau Jennie, 19; son Jacob, 17; dau Mary, 16; son Charles, 13; dau Dora, 10; dau Elma, 7; dau Rebecca, 5; son Robert, 3.

      1900 Census, Chehalis Co (now Grays Harbor Co), Washington, enumerated on Jun 27 1900:
      Sarah Koontz, 63, b. May 1837, widowed; son Jacob, 37, b. Dec 1862, single, sawyer in mill; son Robert, 23, b. May 1877, stationary engineer. [10]
    Children 
     1. Martha O. COONTZ,   b. 1855, Wood Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1927  (Age 72 years)
     2. Elizabeth V. COONTZ,   b. CA 1859
     3. Jacob Henry KOONTZ,   b. Dec 1862, Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1919, Ceres, Lewis Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)
     4. Mary Jane "Mollie" COONTZ,   b. Apr 1864, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1931, Brady, Grays Harbor Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years)
     5. Daisy KOONTZ,   b. 9 Sep 1866, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1869, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     6. Charles L. KOONTZ,   b. CA 1867, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1885  (Age ~ 18 years)
     7. Dora COONTZ,   b. 4 Apr 1870, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1909, Elma, Grays Harbor Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     8. Ella KOONTZ,   b. 1873, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1936, Elma, Grays Harbor Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     9. Rebecca B. KOONTZ,   b. 24 Jan 1875, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1930, Tacoma, Pierce Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     10. Robert O. COONTZ,   b. May 1877, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1966  (Age ~ 88 years)
    Family ID F33151  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - IOOF Cemetery, Elma, Grays Harbor Co, WA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S1838] Headstone - Date calculated from age at death.

    3. [S1890] 1860 Census, Doddridge County, (W)VA.

    4. [S37] Historical Military Records, (www.fold3.com).

    5. [S2222] 1890 Veterans Schedules [database online], (Ancestry.com and National Archives & Records Administration).

    6. [S2082] 1880 Census, Doddridge County, WV (New Milton District).

    7. [S2050] Wood County Marriage Records, Parkersburg, WV, MR p. 1, Line 20 : http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=10736937&Type=Marriage.

    8. [S493] 1870 Census, Doddridge County, WV (New Milton Twp).

    9. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    10. [S1583] Marriage record of daughter.