John William E. Kline

February 1873–
Ohio, United States

The Life of John William E.

When John William E. Kline was born in February 1873, in Ohio, United States, his father, George Henry Kline, was 31 and his mother, Catherine Jackson, was 34. He married Edith Blanchard Gordon on 23 February 1905, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, United States in 1920 and Elizabeth Township, Essex, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years.

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John William E. Kline
Edith Blanchard Gordon
Marriage: 23 February 1905
George F Kline
Edith Kline

Spouse and Children

23 February 1905
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States


    George F Kline


    Edith Kline


Parents and Siblings

    George Henry Kline


    Catherine Jackson




    Irene Adell Kline


    Louise Kline


    Henrietta Kline


    Eva C. Kline



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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.

Age 31

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of Dutch, German, and Jewish Klein .2 Slovenian (eastern Slovenia): probably a nickname or topographic name from klin ‘wedge’, ‘wooden peg’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • William Kline, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Kline, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William Kline, "United States Census, 1910"

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