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Jacob Klein
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1754
Berks County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 15, 1847
Pennsylvania, USA

In 1775, Jacob Klein of Milford Twp. Bucks County was a member of Capt. Henry Huber's Company of Lower Milford Associators.
In 1799 he took part in the "Fries Rebellion", The excerpt below is from "The History of Lehigh County Pa"-

"The following followers of Friess were sentenced by the Court: Henry Jarrett, two years imprisonment and
$1000.00 fine ; Conrad Marks, two years imprisonment, $800.00 fine; Valentine Kuder, two years imprisonment, $200.00 fine ; Jacob Eyerman, one year imprisonment, $50.00 fine ; Henry Shankweiler, one year imprisonment, $150.00 fine ; Michael Schmeier, nine months impris-
onment, $400.00 ; Henry Schmidt, eight months imprisoment, $200.00 fine, Philip Desch. eight months imprisonment, $150.00 fine ; Jacob Klein, eight months imprisonment, $150.00 fine."
All were pardoned on May 21, 1800 by President Adams including John Fries and two others who were scheduled to hang on May 23rd. 
 
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 Parents:
  Johann Michael Klein (1717 - 1798)
  Maria Catharina Kuntz Klein (1730 - 1786)
 
 Children:
  Peter Klein (1782 - 1862)*
  Daniel H Klein (1791 - 1867)*
  Elizabeth Klein Trauger (1795 - 1851)*
  Philip Kline (1799 - 1877)*
  Michael Kline (1801 - 1885)*
 
 Siblings:
  Magdalena Klein Brey (1748 - 1834)*
  Jacob Klein (1754 - 1847)
  Michael Klein (1758 - 1841)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Pauls Lutheran Cemetery
Red Hill (Montgomery County)
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Fred Fonseca
Record added: Nov 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101530128
Jacob Klein
Added by: Fred Fonseca
 
Jacob Klein
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 Added: Apr. 21, 2013
 
 
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