Name: Johannes CUNTZ
Given Name: Johannes
Birth: Dec 1671 in , , , Ger.
Death: 11 Feb 1714
Toolmakers and Steel Smiths guild.
Change Date: 10 Feb 2001 at 16:23:50
According to my records Johann Jost Kuntze was the son of Johannes Kuntze
1671-1713/14, and his second wife, Anna Gertrud Steiger. Children of
Johannes Cuntze and Anna Steiger are: Christian Cuntze, b. 1705 d. July 18,
1731,Anna Margarethe Cuntze, b. 1707 d. July 18, 1731; Anna Maria Cuntze b.
1709, Johann Jost Kuntze b.1712 d. 1794; Cathrin Kuntze b. 1713 d 1715
The first wife of Johannes Kuntze was Catherine Daub. Their children were
Tillman Kuntze 1700-1701, and Anna Margarethe Kuntze, 1701. She married
I do have documentation that my great-grandmother was the daughter of John
Buchanan Coons and the granddaughter of Jacob Coons and Matilda Jane Howe.
Information about Jacob's ancestry has been passed on to me from a relative.
I don't have any idea of the source of the information earlier than Jacob or
whether it is accurate.
If anyone has information regarding the accuracy/inaccuracy of this
genealogy, I'd love to hear it! Also, if anyone knows what sources I could
use to document this Coons line, I'd appreciate it.
I have the following:
1 Arnold CUNTZ
2 Johann CUNTZ, ca. 1570-75
3 Godert or Gotthard KUNTZ, ca. 1610
4 Johannes CUNTZ
5 Johannes KUNTZE, b. 1671; m. 1704
+Anna Gertrude STEIGER
6 Johann Jost (Joseph) CUNTZE, ch. Apr. 24, 1712; emigrated to
7 Jacob CUNTZE (COONS) Sr., b. abt. 1740 Culpeper Co. VA; m.
1794 Fayette, VA; d. 22 Sept. 1807 Montgomery, KY
+Letitia (Lettie) KEMPER, b. 1773, d. 13 Jan. 1843, Callaway
Co., MO (Daughter of John Peter KEMPER and Letitia WHITESIDES, Spottsylvania
8 Jacob COONS, Jr., b. 1794 Montgomery, KY; m. 8 Nov. 1820,
Montgomery, KY; d. after 1860 Audrain Co., MO
+Matilda Jane HOWE, b. 20 May 1796 Mt. Sterling, Montgomery
Co., KY; d. 31 Jan. 1870, Montgomery, KY (Daughter of Rev. Joseph HOWE and
9 John Buchanan COONS, b. 1828; m. 15 Feb., 1858; d. 1911 MO
+Elizabeth Jane RIDGEWAY, b. 31 Oct., 1832 MO; d. 11 Mar.
1924; bu. Columbia, MO (Daughter of William Mason RIDGEWAY and Perlina
(Paulina) RENFRO of Callaway Co., MO)
10 Emma Nettie COONS, b. 7 Mar. 1873 MO; m. 8 Oct. 1896
probably Callaway Co., MO; d. 4 Feb. 1953 Sedro-Woolley, Skagit Co., WA
+Elias William ELLER, b. Nov. 23, 1871 Callaway Co.,
MO; m. 8 Oct. 1896; d. 9 Jan. 1951 Sedro-Woolley, Skagit Co., WA (Son of
Warren ELLER and Mary Ann RIDGEWAY of Auxvasse, Callaway Co., MO)
11 Zelma ELLER, b. 15 July, 1895 Auxvassse, Callaway
Co., MO; m. 15 July, 1915 Nooksack, Whatcom Co., WA; d. 4 Oct. 1969
+Louis Oscar JONES, b. 25 Dec. 1894 Pomeroy,
Garfield Co., WA; d. 7 May, 1921 Sedro-Woolley, Skagit Co., WA (Son of Frank
Reeves JONES and Anna Ellen HUMPHREYS)
Father: Johannes CUNTZ b: 1640/1645 in Niederndorf, , , Germany
Mother: Elsa Elizabeth SCHUSTER b: ABT 1643 in Niederndorf
Catherine DAUB b: ABT 1673
16 Apr 1696
in Niederndorf, , Ger.
Anna Gertrude STEIGER b: ABT 1671 in , , , Ger.
- Johanne Jost CUNTZ b: 24 Apr 1712 in Niederndorf, Nassau-Siegen, , Ger.