|Birth: ||Mar. 15, 1754|
|Death: ||Sep. 15, 1847|
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.
Johann Michael Klein (1717 - 1798)
Maria Catharina Kuntz Klein (1730 - 1786)
Peter Klein (1782 - 1862)*
Daniel H Klein (1791 - 1867)*
Elizabeth Klein Trauger (1795 - 1851)*
Philip Kline (1799 - 1877)*
Michael Kline (1801 - 1885)*
Magdalena Klein Brey (1748 - 1834)*
Jacob Klein (1754 - 1847)
Michael Klein (1758 - 1841)*
Saint Pauls Lutheran Cemetery
Red Hill (Montgomery County)
Created by: Fred Fonseca
Record added: Nov 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101530128
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