West Virginia Pioneers

Benjamin C Coon

Male 1827 - 1909  (81 years)


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  • Name Benjamin C Coon 
    Born 18 Dec 1827  Harrison County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Aug 1909  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried White Pine Church Cemetery, Belgrove, Jackson Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4564  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 14 Feb 2009 

    Father Abraham Coon,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Rhoda Sharp,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 8 Mar 1817  Harrison County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F10117  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Anna Bishop,   b. 24 Feb 1826, Pike Co, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1910, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 30 Apr 1846  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 

    • JCMR
      Benj. Coon 4/30/1846 Ann Bishop (Sue Moore)

      1850 Jackson Co, VA 89-93 8/2/1850
      Coon Benj 22 M Farmer VA
      Coon Anna 23 F Ky
      Coon Rosalie 3 F Va
      Coon William 2 M Va
      Coon Hanson 4/12 M Va

      1860 Roane, VA # 129
      Benjamin Coon 33 Va
      Ann 34 Ky
      Rosalie 13 Va
      Wm 12 Va
      Harrison 10 Va
      Matilda 9 Va
      Joseph 7 Va
      Cinder D 4 (f) Va
      Mary 1 Va

      1870 Walton, Roane, WV #2-2 all VA except Anna
      Coon, Benj 44 Dec?
      Anna 43 Ky Mar
      Matilda 18 Dec
      Harrison 20 Feby
      Joseph B 16 Dec
      Mary 11 july
      Rashal 9 May
      Nancy 9 May
      Moses 6 Sept
      Crittendon 4 Jany
      John 1 Jany

      1880 Census Place: Harper, Roane, West Virginia Page 46B
      Benjamine COON Self M W 49 WV
      Mose COON Son M W 15 ---
      Occ: Keeping House Fa: --- Mo: ---

      1880 Census Place: Walton, Roane, West Virginia Page 127D
      Anna COON Self F D W 53 KY KY KY
      Nancy COON Dau F W 19 WV
      John A. COON Son M S W 12 WV
      Jas. W. RAINES SonL M M W 24 WV
      Mary RAINES Dau F M W 21 WV
      Lealla L. RAINES GDau F S W 1 WV
      Minta J. COON GDau F S W 1 WV

      1900 Harper, Roane, WV # 51
      l/w son John
      Anna mother 2/1826 wd 13-9 children KY KY KY

      1910 Harper, Roane, WV # 0.1
      Holland, James R 23 m1- 31y NCNCNC
      Matilda J 57 m1- 31y 4-3 children WVWVKY
      Ocie J da 14
      Coon, Annie mil 84 wd 9-8 children KY KY KY
    Children 
     1. Rosalie Coon,   b. Abt 1847, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William Washington Coon,   b. May 1848, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Harrison C Coon
     4. Matilda Jane Coon
     5. Joseph Benjamin Coon
     6. Cyndrilla Ellen Coon,   b. 3 May 1856,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mary Coon
     8. Rachel Coon,   b. 29 May 1861,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Nancy May Coon,   b. 29 May 1861,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Moses Coon
     11. Benjamin Crittendon Coon
     12. John Allen Coon
    Family ID F1539  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Medora White,   b. Abt 1858, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 17 Mar 1878  Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • RCMR
      Coon, Benjamin 50 (D) Harrison, Roane
      White, Medora, 20 Roane 17 Mar 1878
    Family ID F13483  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Cynthia Ann Gandee,   b. 18 Jun 1838, Gandeeville, Roane, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1882  Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 

    • RCMR
      Coon, B C, 54 Harrison, Roane
      Patrick, Syntha 44 Jackson; Roane 19 Feb 1882

      1900 Harper, Roane, WV # 145
      Benjamin Coon 12/1827 m 18y
      Cintha 6/1838 m 18y 10/5 children
    Children 
     1. Irene Oka Coon,   b. Abt 1875, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1889, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 14 years)
     2. Lenora Coon
     3. Cora A Coon,   b. Jan 1880, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F13482  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - White Pine Church Cemetery, Belgrove, Jackson Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S84] Sue Moore.

    2. [S521] Census.

    3. [S394] Evelyn Fisher of Scott Depot, WV is the source of.

    4. [S17] Marriage Records, Jackson Co, WV.

    5. [S15] Marriage Records, Roane Co, WV.