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 Bernie Cline 


 The Klein
 Family Centre


Johann Friedrich KLEIN b. Germany
.Gottlob KLEIN b. 1807 Rohracker WUE d. 1850 Rohracker WUE
..Gottlob Friedrich KLEIN b. 1837 Rohracker WUE arrived in Australia 1861
...Ernest KLEIN/CLINE b. 1881 Echuca VIC Surname changed 1917
....James Ernest KLEIN/CLINE b. 1915 Echuca VIC Surname changed 1917

I am also researching the following surnames:

 Klein,  Funck,  Kaiser,  Steinle,  Studi,  Sandoz,  Phyland,  Hanlon,  McCoy,  Mullane,  Arnold,  Roidian,  Liddy,  Halley,  Foster,  Scott,  Adams,  Tyndall,  Shore,  Mulcahy,  Byrns,  Mulholland,  Whitehead,  Callanan,  Ryan,  Ludeman,  Von Oven,  Koch,  Rudolph,  Murphy,  McGuiness,  Stewart,  Conway,  Italia.

 Judy O'Donoghue 


Charles KLEIN arrived in Reiherstieg 1852
married Elizabeth SIEGMAYER



Isabella CLINE married James H SMITH
01/02/1842 in Talbot District, Norfolk, Ontario, Canada

 Fred Scott 



Johann KLEIN, arrived NSW July 1849 "Parland" with wife Margaret.

Balthaser KLEIN, arrived March 1855 "Cateau Wattell" with wife Cornelia Charlotte GEISLER (or GEISSLON)

settled in Maitland NSW. Surname changed to KLINE.

 Debbie Klein 


Johann Klein and Catherina Barbara Gundel, married 1809, 2 sons

Johann Martin Klein b.1821 WUE, married Eva Marie Klein Nov 1852

George Klein married Christanna Linderburg.

 Paul Klein 


Herrmann Klein b:1882 d: 25/01/1947 England.
Two children: Albert Walter Klein and Elsie Florence Lousie Klein
Lived at Rondette, Broomhill Crescent, Oakdale, Poole, Dorset, England.

 Graham Farrell 


I am trying to trace the family of the brother of Franz Klein.
Franz Klein left Lorch on the Rhine circa 1855. Franz Klein was in the Prussian army before migrating to Ipswich, Australia.

 Jeanette Egan 


Gustav KLEIN b. 16 May 1833 PRUS (son of Carl Ludwig KLEIN & Catherina) d. 1927 NSW m. Ellen WADE 1862 VIC b. 1836 IRE d. 1867 VIC
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