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Koons, Henry

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Koons, Henry   Frederic County Maryland 1794 died 1821


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Dutch immigrant arriving in 1730 in New York. After a stay in New Jearsey he came to Frederick County, Maryland. He was a blacksmith and had 5 sons. John (changed his name to Koontz) Abraham, Henry, Jacob and George (1735-1817) both were a blacksmith. George served in the Revolutionary War and later settled near Emmitsburg.

Littlestown School

Maker of Kentucky style rifles and pistols

"1794 Henry Koons Bullet Moulds, Cert in name of Jacob Burton /IC#G 363 Patent" See Maryland State Archives.