Jonas Gilbert  Coons

Jonas Gilbert Coons (1887 - 1963)

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Jonas Gilbert Coons
Born in Clermont, Columbia County, NYmap
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married in St. James Episcopal, Hyde Park, Dutchess County, NYmap
Died in St. Francis Hospital, Poughkeepsie (Town of), Dutchess County, NYmap
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Coons-51 created 27 Jan 2011 | Last modified | Last edit: 22 Mar 2017
16:59: Doris (Muller) Wheeler edited the Biography for Jonas Gilbert Coons. (Birth dates of siblings are estimates unless supported with source citations.) [Thank Doris for this]
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Name: Jonas Gilbert /Coons/
Name: Jonas Gilbert /Coon/

Found multiple versions of NAME. Using Jonas Gilbert /Coons/ .


Date: 23 JUL 1887
Place: Clermont, Columbia County, NY
Note: A drivers' license shows birth year as 1889, but the 1900 census and all other records show his birth year as 1887.
Source: #S309
Page: Lutheran Church Cemetery, Red Hook, Dutchess Co., NY


Date: 24 MAR 1963
Place: St. Francis Hospital, Poughkeepsie (Town of), Dutchess County, NY
Source: #S287
Page: Poughkeepsie Journal, 27 March 1963

Data Changed

Data Changed:
Date: 03 AUG 2009

Prior to import, this record was last changed 03 AUG 2009 .

Ancestors of Interest

Ancestors of Interest: @SUB1@


Date: AFT 24 MAR 1963
Place: Lutheran Church Cemetery, Red Hook, Dutchess County, NY


Date: 1900
Note:  :Jacob W. Coon and family, including Jonas, b. July 1887, age 12, birthplace NY.
Source: #S312
Page: reel T623/T1062/119, vol. 34, E.D. 36, sheet 10, line 25
Date: 1920
Place: Clermont, Columbia County, NY
Note: Jonas and son Worden are living with Jonas' parents


Note: Jonas used the names COON and COONS interchangeably although almost all official papers show COON. His tombstone shows COONS.



Husband: Jonas Gilbert Coons
Wife: Anna Edna Tipple
Child: Worden Van Renselaer Coon
Child: Isabel Amanda Coons
Child: Elizabeth Marian Coon
Date: 16 FEB 1908
Place: St. James Episcopal, Hyde Park, Dutchess County, NY
Source: #S313
Page: Letter from St. James Episcopal Ch., Hyde Park, NY to Doris Wheeler,dated 23 May 1996. Ref. #179.
Source: #S297
Source: #S300

Husband: Jonas Gilbert Coons
Wife: Alice Haines
Date: AFT 1920

Could not parse date out of AFT 1920.

Husband: Jacob William Coon
Wife: Mary Catherine Shirts
Child: Harry William Coon
Child: Ruth Naiomi Coon
Child: Ruben Andrew Coon
Child: Wilbur Coon
Child: Helen Elizabeth Coon
Child: Jonas Gilbert Coons
Child: Marion Coon
Date: 22 NOV 1870
Place: Methodist Church, Elizaville, Dutchess County, NY
Note: both of Clermont. The source noted is an unpublished list of records from subject church, cited in a letter from Kinship (Arthur M. Kelly) to Doris Wheeler, 9 Aug 1997. This record further shows Jacob to be a farmer.
Source: #S303
Page: Elizaville Methodist Church, # 30


<reference/> Title: Doris's Genealogy (Detail, photos, sources) [1]

Source S287
Title: Obituary
Abbreviation: Obituary
Source S297
Title: Family bible
Abbreviation: Family bible
Source S300
Title: Marriage record
Abbreviation: Marriage record
Source S303
Title: Kinship publications
Abbreviation: Kelly (Kinship)
Author: Kelly, Arthur M.
Publication: Kinship, Rhinebeck, NY
Source S309
Title: Cemetery record
Abbreviation: Cemetery record
Source S312
Title: Census
Abbreviation: Census
Source S313
Title: Church records
Abbreviation: Church records

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