Category Archives: Obituary

KOONCE, Carrie Heritage (d. 1928)

The following obituary appeared in the October 9, 1928 issue of the Kinston Free Press.  Carrie was the daughter of Dr. Heritage BLOUNT.

Editorial Note: Carrie was the wife of Marion Green Koonce. See her record at FamilySearch Family Trees.

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HOWARD, S. (d. 1851)

The following death notice for Mr. S. HOWARD appeared in the August 9, 1851 issue of the Raleigh Register.

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COBB, John W. (1849)

The following death notice for John W. COBB appeared in the October 10, 1849 issue of the Raleigh Register newspaper.  Mr. COBB died at the home of his brother-in-law, John H. PEEBLES.

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DAVIS, Windal (d. 1848)

The following death notice appeared in the May 13, 1848 issue of the Raleigh Register newspaper.  Mr. Windal DAVIS was 48 years old.

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WASHINGTON, James Augustus (d. 1847)

The following obituary appeared in the September 15, 1847 issue of the Raleigh Register newspaper.  Dr. James Augustus WASHINGTON was 45 years old and the son of John WASHINGTON, a native of Kinston. 

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VANN, Blanney (d. 1847)

The following notice appeared in the March 16, 1847 issue of the Raleigh Register on the death of Mrs. Blanney VANN.  Mrs. VANN was the wife of A. VANN and was 25 years old. She died in Madison County, Florida. 

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COLEMAN, Blount (d. 1847)

The following obituary for Col. Blount COLEMAN appeared in the June 1, 1847 issue of the Raleigh Register.  

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BRIGHT, Mortimer (1846)

The following obituary for Mortimer BRIGHT appeared in the February 26, 1847 issue of the Semi-Weekly Raleigh Register. Mr. BRIGHT passed away November 11, 1846 in Pensacola, Florida at the age of 42 years old.

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CARRAWAY, Henry Clay (1841)

The following death notice for Henry Clay CARRAWAY appeared in the August 24, 1841 issue of the Raleigh Register newspaper.  Henry was the son of Snoad B. CARRAWAY.

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HOLLAND, Sarah Olivia (1841)

The following death notice for Sarah Olivia HOLLAND appeared in the December 17, 1841 issue of the Raleigh Register.  She was the daughter of  Dr. William HOLLAND.

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