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John D. CUPP
Elizabeth SIMONS
Mrs. Margaret E. (__?__) HAYS
Husband:  John D. CUPP
Birth:  8 Nov 1798, Augusta Co., VA
Death:  2 Aug 1889, Rock Creek Twp., Huntington Co., IN
Disposition:  buried Sparks Cemetery, S of Markle, Wells Co., IN
Occupation:  farmer
Father:  Valentine CUPP
Mother:  Mary FAHL
Marriage-1:  27 May 1823, Fairfield Co., OH
Wife-1:  Elizabeth SIMONS
Birth:  9 Dec 1801, PA
Death:  13 Mar 1859, presumably in Perry Co., OH
Disposition:  buried Thornville, Perry Co., OH
Occupation:  homemaker
Marriage-2:  8 Jan 1863, Perry Co., OH
Wife-2:  Margaret E. __?__
Birth:  1829/30, OH
Occupation:  homemaker
Other Spouses:  m1?  Mr. TIGENT?; m2?  Mr. HAYS/HAYES
Other Children:  Cornelia TIGENT?, b. 1852/3, OH
Sister-in-Law?:  Catharine HAYES, b. 1842/3, OH

"E." may be the first letter of Margaret's maiden name, not her middle name.

Children with Elizabeth SIMONS:
born in OH, probably Thorn Twp., Perry Co., OH:
  1.  Samuel CUPP, b. 12 Aug 1826
  2.  (Son A) CUPP, b. 1825-30; living in 1830/40; married or died by 1850
  3.  Valentine CUPP, b. 1827

born in Thorn Twp., Perry Co., OH:
  4.  Elizabeth CUPP, b. 23 Dec 1830
  5.  Ann/Anna Maria CUPP, b. 24 May 1833
  6.  William CUPP, b. 1834; widower in 1880
  7.  Sarah CUPP, b. 2 Dec 1839
  8.  Malissa CUPP, b. 12 May 1842

Children with Margaret born in Rock Creek Twp., Huntington Co., IN:
  9.  John Delbert CUPP, b. 26 Dec 1863; d. by 1870
10.  Mary Manuelita CUPP, b. 26 May 1869
Other Kin:
Nephew Eurias CUPP, b. 1846/7, OH
Niece Letha PATTERSON, b. 1861/2, OH
Niece Mary CUPP, b. 1872/3, IN
Niece Ann "Annie" CUPP, b. 1874/5, IN
Son-in-Law Samuel RARICK, b. 1842/3, OH
Daughter* Cornelia RARICK, b. 1852/3, KY

*Cornelia does not appear in John's household in 1860, so she appears to be Margaret's child from a former marriage, but in which case, she should have been listed as a step-daughter.

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1a.  Anon.  1966.  Marriage Index:  Ohio, 1789-1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-400):  not found.

1b.  Jordan R. Dodd, ed.  1998.  Marriage Index: Ohio, 1851-1900.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-236):  not found, but then, there are no Perry Co. records on this CD.

1c.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service:  IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
Spouse: Margaret E. HAYS
Marriage: 8 Jan 1863, Perry, Ohio
Source: Marriage Records, 1818-1952... Ohio Probate Court (Perry County)

2.  1830 Census Index and Digital Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #5 of 20; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1830 OH Perry Co. Thorn Twp. p. 418 Ln. 2 John Cupp 210 001 - 000 010
These data indicate:
No. & Sex  Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
2 males 4 or under 1825-1830 = Valentine (b. 1827/8)
= Son A
1 male 5-9 1820-1825 = Samuel (b. 1824/5)
1 male 30-39 1790-1800 = John (b. 1798)
1 female 20-29 1800-1810 = Elizabeth (b. 1801/2)
Listed three lines below John's brother, Daniel CUPP

3.  1840 Census Index and Digital Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #19-20 of 20; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1840 OH Perry Co. Thorn Twp. pp. 65B-66A Ln. 13 John Capp/Cupp 102 101 - 120 001 0200000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 4 or under 1835-1840 = William (b. 1833/4)
2 males 10-14 1825-1830 = Valentine (b. 1827/8)
= Son A
1 male 15-19 1820-1825 = Samuel (b. 1824/5)
1 male 30-39 1800-1810 = John (b. 1798) 
1 female 4 or under 1835-1840 = Sarah (b. 1838/9)
2 females 5-9 1830-1835 = Ann (b. 1832/3)
= Elizabeth (b. 1830/1)
1 female 30-39 1800-1810 = Elizabeth (b. 1801/2)
2 persons engaged in agriculture
The fit isn't as perfect as one would like, but there's little doubt these are our subjects.

4.  1850 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #18 of 44):  Thorn Twp., Division No. 119, Perry Co., OH, p. 405B, 1213/1213, enumerated 11 Oct 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
John Cupp 51 M Farmer 4000 Va
Elizabeth " 48 F     Pa
Samuel    " 25 M Farmer   Ohio
Volentine " 22 M do   do
Elizabeth " 19 F     do
Ann? ?    " 17 F     do
William   " 16 M     do
Sarah     " 11 F     do
Malissa   "  9 F     do

5.  1860 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #13 of 41):  Thornville P.O., Thorn Twp., Perry Co., OH, p. 384A, PN 108, 785/763, enumerated 14 Jul 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
John Cupp 60 M   Farmer 4200 500 Va
Valentine " 31 M   "     Ohio
Elizabeth " 30 f         Ohio
Sarah     " 20 f         "
Valentine's name was entered, then crossed out and entered as head-of-household two households below John, that is, John is living next door to his son, William, who is living next door to his son, Valentine.

6.  1870 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #30 of 42):  Huntington P.O., Rockcreek Twp., Huntington Co., IN, p. 185B, PN 30, 237/233, enumerated 16 Jul 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Cupp John 71 M W Farmer 9000 600 Virginia
____ Margaret 40 F W Keeping house     Ohio
____ Elizabeth 38 F W       Ohio
____ Mary  1 F W       Indiana
__Tigent? Cornelia 17 F W       Ohio
Hayes Catharine 27 F W       Ohio
John has remarried, to Margaret, and Mary is their daughter.  Elizabeth is John's daughter from his first marriage.  The other two are of uncertain relationship.

7.  1880 United States Census and National Index (LDS Family History Resource File: CD-ROM Library):¤
Census Place: Rock Creek, Huntington, Indiana
Source: FHL Film 1254285; NARA Film T9-0285; Pg 585C
  Relation Sex Marr Race Age Birthplace Occupation Fa Mo
John CUPP Self M M W 82 VA Farmer PA MD
Margaret CUPP Wife F M W 49 OH Keeping House MD MD
William CUPP Son M W W 45 OH Farm Laborer VA PA
Mary CUPP Dau F S W 11 IN   VA OH
Letha PATTERSON Niece F S W 18 OH At Home OH OH
Eurias CUPP Nephew M W W 33 OH Farm Laborer VA PA
Mary CUPP Niece F S W 7 IN   OH OH
Annie CUPP Niece F S W 5 IN   OH OH
Samuel RARICK SonL M M W 37 OH Farmer OH OH
Cornelia RARICK Dau F M W 27 KY Keeping House IRE OH
Cornelia has to be Margaret's daughter, not John's.

8.  Anon.  Friday, 9 Aug 1889.  "Obituary:  John Cupp."  The Warren News.  Warren, Huntington Co., IN.
John Cupp of Rock Creek twp., died last Friday in his 92nd year. He had been blind for 5 years. His remains were buried Sunday in the Sparks cemetery.

9.  WorldConnect / Ancestry World Trees (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).

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