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From: "Gene Jeffries" <>
Subject: Re: Dutch Fork area (KOON)
Date: Tue, 12 Sep 2000 12:17:49 -0700


Descendants of Heinrich KUHN - 12 Sep 2000
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1. Heinrich KUHN was born about 1710 in Dielstorf, Zurich, Switzerland. He
died about 1783 in Pomaria, Newberry Co., South Carolina. He was buried
about 1783 in Newberry County, South Carolina. REF: Faust Vol. I, pg.44
"From the Parish Dielstorff the following family has gone away
to Carolina. Heinrich Kuhn, Regula Zobelj, parents; Felix Kuhn, Heinrich
Kuhn, Peter Kuhn, children; Attested Hans Heinrich Wirtz, Paster, Dielstorf,
March 31, 1744." REF: Early County History by Lee R. Gandee - Lexington
Dispatch-News. Heinrich Koon was second Kuhn immigrant to arrive in South
Carolina. They settled in Newberry near Pomaria in 1744 coming with Pastor
Henry Werts. They landed in Philadelphia March 31, 1744. REF History of the
Koon Family (1713-1934) by Rev. S.P. Koon, D.D.
Heinrich KUHN was married to Regular ZOBELJ about 1739 in Dielstorf, Zurich,
Switzerland. Regular ZOBELJ was born about 1713 in Dielstorf, Zurich,
Switzerland. She died in Newberry, South Carolina. She was buried in
Newberry County, South Carolina. Heinrich KUHN and Regular ZOBELJ had the
following children:
11. John Henry KUHN was born about 1739 in Dielstorf, Zurich, Switzerland.
He died in Dutch Fork, Lexington Dist., South Carolina. He was buried in
Dutch Fork, Lexington Dist., South Carolina. REF: Early County History -
Lexington Dispatch-News by Lee R. Gandee states John Henry Kuhn married
Ursula Elchelburger about 1759 or 1760 in the Crim's Creek area. John Henry
Koon joined the American army in the Revolution, and rose to the rank of
Second Lieutenant in Col.
Philemon Waters' Regt. , SC Militia.
John Henry KUHN was married to Maria Ursula SHEALY (daughter of John SHEALY
and Maria Margareta HAUSSLER) about 1759 in Newberry, South Carolina. Maria
Ursula SHEALY was born on January 25, 1743 in Unterhausen, Wurttemberg,
Germany. She died about 1798 in Newberry, South Carolina. She was buried
in Newberry County, South Carolina. On 25 May 1774 received grant of 100
acres on Waters of Broad River. John Henry KUHN and Maria Ursula SHEALY had
the following children:
111. Benjamin KUHN was born on August 19, 1761 in Lexington, South
Carolina.
112. John KUHN was born on November 14, 1762 in Lexington, South Carolina.
He died in 1847.
113. Henry KUHN was born on February 8, 1765 in Lexington, South Carolina.
114. Betty KUHN was born on February 28, 1767 in Lexington, South Carolina.
115. Jacob Francis KUHN was born on July 15, 1770 in Lexington, South
Carolina.
116. Rebecca KUHN was born on July 21, 1772 in Lexington, South Carolina.
117. Mary KUHN was born on April 24, 1774 in Lexington, South Carolina.
118. Adam KUHN was born on October 9, 1777 in Lexington, South Carolina.
119. J. Wendel KUHN was born on February 24, 1780 in Lexington, South
Carolina.
11A. Katie KUHN was born on May 8, 1782 in Lexington, South Carolina.
11B. Martin KUHN was born on July 3, 1784 in Lexington, South Carolina.
12. Felix KOON was born about 1741 in Dielstorf, Zurich, Switzerland. He
died in Dutch Fork, Lexington Dist., South Carolina. He was buried in
Newberry County, South Carolina.
13. Peter KOON was born about 1742 in Dielstorf, Zurich, Switzerland. He
died in Dutch Fork, Lexington Dist., South Carolina. He was buried in
Newberry County, South Carolina.
Prepared by:
Gene Jeffries, 30 Eastgrove Ct., Columbia, SC 29212
E-mail: Voice: 803-732-1320
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