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James Madison Klepper
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Birth: Aug. 10, 1829
Washington County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Sep., 1855
Macoupin County
Illinois, USA

James was the son of John K & Susannah Bowman Kleppel. On 9 February 1845, he married Rebecca Miller, his distant cousin.

They were the parents of 5 children-
Susan, John, Edna, William, Sarah, and Joseph.

While moving the family to Girard, Illinois, James died. Family tradition says that Rebecca had to bury him by the side of the road.Their youngest child was barely one year old.

Jas. M. Klepper to Rebecca Miller on February 1, 1845 in Washington County, Tennessee. (Source: Marriage License)
Family links: 
  Rebecca Miller Klepper (1825 - 1913)
  Susan Elizabeth Klepper Lynch (1846 - 1928)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Goddess
Record added: Aug 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40463322

- Carolyn
 Added: Aug. 7, 2013
with respect to a distant cousin
- Goddess
 Added: Aug. 9, 2009

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