Hello Wilma, There was no Christopher Koonce born 1734 in Craven County, North Carolina. There was a Christopher Koonce born 1788 in Jones County, North Carolina. If this is who you are inquiring about, then this Christopher Koonce was a Private in the Tennessee Militia of Captain G.W. Stell's Company of Colonel S. Copeland's Infantry Regiment in the War of 1812. The Company was organized in Wilson County, Tennessee.