A Nebraska Builder

Today’s story is one involving people who are more contemporary than those we usually cover.  Normally, we tell stories that describe folks who lived way back in the 1800’s.  Today’s story goes well into the 1900’s.  This story attracted my attention for three reasons.  First, the story refers to characters living in Seward, Nebraska, where … More A Nebraska Builder

Klein from Klein

February 17, 1869 was the birthday of Rev. Henry Adam Klein. He was born in Klein, Texas (now called Spring, Texas).  The town of Klein was named after Adam Klein, Rev. Klein’s father.  Rev. Klein’s connection to East Perry County is the fact that he was the pastor of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Wittenberg … More Klein from Klein