Hieronymus Klein1



Maria Margareta _____
Children 1.Anna Amalia Klein+3 (c 1698 - )
 2.___1 Schramm2 (b 1710 - )
 3.___2 Schramm2 (b 1710 - )
Marriage*He married Maria Margareta _____.2 
before 1709He and Maria Margareta _____ lived before 1709 at Flommersfeld (near Neuwied), Sayn-Hachenburg, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany (now)G.3 
Baptism22 November 1720He sponsored the baptism of Hieronymus Schramm on 22 November 1720 at Claverack, Columbia (then Albany) Co., New YorkG.4 
Baptism25 November 1725He sponsored the baptism of Maria Schramm on 25 November 1725 at Newtown (now West Camp), Ulster Co., New YorkG.5,1 


  1. [S1560] William J. Hoffman, "Baptismal Records of Zion Lutheran Church, Loonenburg, Now Athens, Greene County, New York", The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Volumes 82-85 (1951-1954): 82:15. Maria, dau. of Friderich Schram and Eva, bapt. at Newtown 25 Nov 1725; sponsor Hieronymus Klein and the grandmother.
  2. [S1562] Walter Allen Knittle, Early Eighteenth Century Palatine Emigration (Philadelphia: Dorrance & Co., 1937), p. 296, Simmendinger Register. Hieronymus Klein, wife Maria Margareta and 2 children, res. Becksmansland [Beekman Land, i.e. West Camp].
  3. [S1561] Rev. Christian Krahmer, "The Kocherthal Records", Olde Ulster III-IV (1907-1908): IV (Feb. 1908):59, marr. no. 91. Johann Peter Buckhard [sic], son of the late Johann Burckhard of Ober-Mogstadt in the sovereignty of Isenburg, and Anna Amalia, dau. of Hieronimus Klein, formerly of Flommersfeld near Neuwied in the sovereignty of Sehn-Hachenburg; marr. 5 Nov 1717.
  4. [S1565] Holland Society, "Some Early Records of the Lutheran Church, New York", Year Book of the Holland Society of New York (1903): p. 79. Rev. Justus Falckner entry: "Nov. 22 [1720], at Claverack, b. at the beginning of this month, on the Sopos Trustee's land, Hieronymus, child of Friderich Ram [Schramm] and wife Anna Maria. Witnesses: Hieronymus Kleyn [Klein], Valentin Vrolich and Catharina Kuserin [poss. Kuster/Kiever/Kieffer]." There are named as sponsors for a baptism on 15 Mar 1721 at New Town "Valentin Vrolich and wife Applonia" (p. 82).
  5. [S587] Baptisms, Lutheran Church, New York City 1725-1731, online clifflamere.com/BettyFink/, 1725 Nov 25; Friderich Schram and Maria; Maria; at Church at Newtown; sponsor Grandmother, in place of the father.