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Heinrich (Henry) KoontzAge: 87 years17351822

Name
Heinrich (Henry) Koontz
Given names
Heinrich (Henry)
Surname
Koontz
Birth about 1735 35
Immigration
Passenger = Johannes Henrich Kuntz on the Edinburgh from Rotterdam
October 1753 (Age 18 years)
Note: Capt. John Lyon from Rotterdam. Qual. 2d
MarriageDorothea FederkeilView this family
about 1756 (Age 21 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1
Elizabeth Koontz (Kuntz)
about 1757 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Amalia Magdalena Koontz (Kuntz)
March 29, 1761 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Catharina Koontz (Kuntz)
November 1762 (Age 27 years)
Christening of a daughterCatharina Koontz (Kuntz)
May 8, 1763 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Henry Jr. Koontz
January 8, 1765 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Johann Balthasar Koontz (Kuntz)
October 1, 1767 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Anna Maria Koontz (Kuntz)
August 10, 1770 (Age 35 years)
Marriage of a childJohn BuckyElizabeth Koontz (Kuntz)View this family
November 13, 1777 (Age 42 years)
Marriage of a childMichael TablerCatharina Koontz (Kuntz)View this family
April 13, 1783 (Age 48 years)
Shared note: Maryland, Marriages, 1666-1970," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F4VM-WPG : accessed 04 Oct 2013), Michael Taebeler and Catharina Kuntzin, 13 Apr 1783
Marriage of a childJohann Fridrich Nicolas Andreas BogenAmalia Magdalena Koontz (Kuntz)View this family
December 7, 1784 (Age 49 years)
Marriage of a childThomas GetzendannerAnna Maria Koontz (Kuntz)View this family
October 14, 1787 (Age 52 years)
Death of a daughterCatharina Koontz (Kuntz)
November 17, 1787 (Age 52 years)
Marriage of a childHenry Jr. KoontzMargaret SteinerView this family
December 24, 1787 (Age 52 years)
Marriage of a childJohann Balthasar Koontz (Kuntz)Catharine HarmonView this family
June 30, 1789 (Age 54 years)
Death of a wifeDorothea Federkeil
March 3, 1798 (Age 63 years)
Will
with Codicil about Magdalena Bogen
1816 (Age 81 years)
Note: Henry Koontz Sr Will
Death of a daughterAmalia Magdalena Koontz (Kuntz)
May 1820 (Age 85 years)
Death about October 21, 1822 (Age 87 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
Marriage:
himself
Family with Dorothea Federkeil - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1756
2 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
20 months
daughter
2 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
daughter

Immigration

Capt. John Lyon from Rotterdam. Qual. 2d

This more likely this Henry who gets married 3 years later in 1756

Will

Henry Koontz Sr Will

Transcribed by Larry Bogan - Aug 16, 2005 from a copy

In the name of God, Amen. I Henry Koontz Sr. of Frederick County in the State of Maryland being weak in body but of sound and disposing mind, memory and understanding, considering the certainty of death and the uncertainty of the time thereof and being desirous to settle my worldly affairs and thereby be the better prepared therefore make and publish this my last will and Testament in measure and from following that is to say. First and principally, I commit my soul into the hands of Almighty God and my Body to the earth to be decently buried at the discretion o fmy Executor hereafter named and after my debts and funeral charges are paid, I devise and bequeath as follows; viz. I give and bequeath unto my daughter Magdalena Bogen the sum of Eight hundred and fifty dollars current money for her kind and affectionate attention to me in times of sickness.

Item. I give and bequeath unto my son Henry Koontz Jr. the sum of three hundred and fifty dollars current money for his kind and affectionate attention to me at all times when sick having heretofore deeded to him a Track of mountain land containing forty seven acres purchased from the Executors of Stephen Shermadine for the sum of two hundred and eighty dollars of which I make no charge against him.

Item. I give and bequeath unto my two grand sons George Buckey and John Buckey (sons of my daughter Elizabeth) cash the sum of one hundred and fifty dollars current money, having given to my daughter Elizabeth in the life time o fhere husband, John Buckey, considerable sum of money of which I made no charge and since his death advanced her like sums and since his death incurred considerable expence on her account of all which it is my will that no charge shall be made against her estate and which with the three hundred dollars bequeathed to her two sons George and John as above mentioned, I consider as her just and full share of my Estate.

Item. I devise and bequieath all the rest and residue of my Estate both real and personal to be equally divided among my four following named children, to with; Henry Koontz Jr, Baltzer Koontz, Magdalena Bogen and Mary Kline. share and share alike it is my will and esire that my Executor hereinafter named whall keep the whole of my Daughter Mary's share in his hands untill the death of her husband Engelharsh Kline. (except the sum of three hundred dollars, which which sum he shall pay over to her as soon as he can collect it.) on the balance he is to pay her the interest yearly and should my Daughter Mary die before her said husband, then the said Balance shall be paid over to her children in equal portions as they respectively arrive of age.

Lastly I do hereby constitute and appoint my son Henry Koontz Jr my whole and sole Executor of this my last will and testament will full power to sell and convey any Real Estate. I may die popefsed(?) of at such time and on such terms as he may deem most beneficial to my Estate, revoking and annulling all former wills by me heretofore made; Notifying and Confirming this and noneother to be my last will and testament. In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixe my Seal this 19th day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixteen.

Signed sealed and published declared Henry Koontz Sr. the above named Testator(?) as and for his last will and testament, in the presence of us, who at his request in his presence and in the presence of each other here subscribe our names as witnesses thereto, David Martin Jacob Steiner Jonathan Helfinstein

Whereas I Henry Koontz Sr. of Frederick County have made and duly executed my last will and testament bearing date the nineteenth day of January eighteen hundred and sixteen which said last will and testament and every clause bequest and devised therein contained I do hereby notify and confirm (saving and excerpting such clauses bequests and desires therein mentioned as are by me revoked and made ???? ) and having desires to alter such parts thereof and making conditons thereof do therefore hereby make this my Codicil, which I will and direct shall be taken and held as a part of my said will and testament in manner and form following, that is to say

Whereas by my said will I did will and bequeath to my Daughter Magdalena Bogen the sum of eight hundred and fifty dollars, current money, and one equal part of the rest and residute of my Estate. after the amount of the legacies therein bequeathed have been deducted - I hereby will and direct that my Executor by my said will appointed, retain in his hands the aforesaid bequest to my Daughter Magdalena Bogen, during her covesture(?) by her present husband, Doctor John N.A. Bogen he paying over to her the interest thereof yearly and whereas her aforesaid husband John N.A. Bogen is indebted to me in the sum of Twelve hundred Dollars current money for which I hold his obligations. I hereby will and direct that the same be reckoned in and form a part of here share of my Estate bequeathed to her as aforesaid in case her husband, John N.A. Bogen, should not be able to pay the same to my Estate bequested to her as the same to my Executor , but should my said Exectuor at any time in his Judgement think it advantageous to my said Daughter Magdalena to pay over her any part or the whole of the principle coming to her out of my Estate he is hereby impowered to do so and her receipt for the same shall be good and valid her covesture notwithstanding and on the death of her present husband my Executor is to pay over to my said daughter, Magdalena, such part of the aforesaid bequests as may be in his hands.

In testimony whereof I have hereto set my hand and affixed my seal this 24th day of April 1817. Henry Koontz

Signed sealed published and declared by Henry Koontz Sr. the above named Testator as and for a Codicil to his last will and testament, in the presence of us, who at his request in his presence and in the presence of each other here subscribe our names as witnesses thereto, David Martin Jacob Steiner Jonathan Helfinstein

Frederick County to with; on the 31st day of October 1822 there came Henry Koontz Junior and made oath on the holy Evangely of Almighty God that the foregoing and annexed instrument of writing is the true and whole will and testament and Codicil of Henry Kootz late of Frederick County deceased that hath come to his hands and popefiousand that he doth not know of any other.

Henry Steiner

(Note there is a paragraph that follows in which the witnesses swear the same - not added - LDB)

Shared note

(Research):Birth year and birth place - from Alan Ball