Doddridge County Roots

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Sarah BOYCE

Female 1836 - 1906  (69 years)


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  • Name Sarah BOYCE 
    Born 18 May 1836  Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Birth date given in 1900 Census as May 1837.
    Gender Female 
    Census 1850  Barbour Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870, 1880  New Milton District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1890  Satsop, Chehalis (now Grays Harbor) Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1900  Elma, Grays Harbor Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 14 Mar 1906  [1
    Buried IOOF Cemetery, Elma, Grays Harbor Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I77549  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2017 

    Father Francis BOYCE,   b. CA 1792, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1860  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth BARB,   b. 31 May 1793,   d. May 1880, Roane Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1814  Monongalia Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11935  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Michael KOONTZ,   b. CA 1825, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1887, Grays Harbor Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Married 19 Mar 1854  Wood Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    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. [6]
    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 MapsResidence - 1890 - Satsop, Chehalis (now Grays Harbor) Co, WA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Elma, Grays Harbor Co, WA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - IOOF Cemetery, Elma, Grays Harbor Co, WA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

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

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

    4. [S934] Findagrave.com.

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

    6. [S1583] Marriage record of daughter.