After watching Genealogy Roadshow on PBS last night I couldn’t help but think about the differences in family history and when our ancestors came to this great land. All my family lines were here before the Revolutionary War. I have no ancestors who came during the waves of […]
George Klein, my husband’s great-grandfather, was born in Darmstadt, Germany, December 27, 1850. George was the son of Jacob and Christina Klein. When George was 18 the family sailed across the Atlantic to America, to make their fortune in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where Jacob’s brother had settled. George met […]
George Klein was born 161 years ago – December 27, 1850 – in Darmstadt, Germany. George was the son of Jacob and Christine Klein. He married Caroline Jungbluth in 1881 in Tabor, Iowa. George and Caroline had 7 children: Edith Margaret, Louis, Fred, George, Lawrence, Clara and Anna.