Jacob Rudolph may have had relatives already in Pennsylvania.
The 1790 census for Pennsylvania shows:
Christian Rudolph, Jr Montgomery County, PA
Males 16 and over one
Jacob Rudolph, Montgomery County, PA
Males 16 and over two
Males under 16 three
Earlier ship arrivals are:
Name: Rudolff Christen
Ship: PINK PLAJSANCE
Captain: JOHN PARET
Date: SEPT. 21, 1732
Name: Christoph Rudolpf
Captain: RALPH HARLE
Date: SEPT. 1, 1736
Name: Rudolph Christi,
Ship: SHIP OSGOOD.
Captain: WILLIAM WILKIE
Date: SEPT. 29, 1750
Chester County, Pennsylvania Wills
Name: Christopher Rudolph
Residence: Chester Co.
Prove Date: 2 Sep 1797
Remarks: Rudolph, Christopher. Chester Co. Sept. 2, 1797. Adm. to Christopher Rudolph.
Lineages, Inc., comp. Chester County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1713-1825. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000. Original data: Chester County Wills. Located at the Chester County Archives and Records Service.
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