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John Peter CUPP
Sarah B. WILHELM
Husband:  John Peter CUPP
Birth:  1784/5, Preston Co., VA [now WV]
Death said to be1853, Preston Co., VA [now WV] he is alive in the 1860 census
Occupation:  farmer
Father:  Peter Leonard CUPP, Sr.
Mother:  Susanna __?__
Marriage:
Wife:  Sarah B. WILHELM
Birth:  1783/4, MD or PA
Death:  in or aft. 1850
Occupation:  homemaker
Father:  Peter WILHELM, Sr.
Mother:  Eve Elizabeth __?__
Children born in Preston Co., VA [now WV]:
1.  Catharine "Kate" CUPP
2.  (Son A) CUPP, b. 1804-10
3.  Eva CUPP, b. 16 Dec 1809; d. 18 Oct 1888, Preston Co., WV; m. Peter MATHENY, s/o Nathan METHENY & Mary EVERLY
4.  Susanna "Susan" CUPP, b. 1811/2 
5.  Anna Christina CUPP, b. 1815/6 
6.  Peter CUPP, b. 1817/8
7.  William CUPP, b. 1819/20; m. Mary BURKE
8.  Lydia CUPP, b. 4 Feb 1822; m. by 1850, Stephen TITCHNELL
9.  Margaret CUPP, b. 1825/6 she is not the Margaret CUPP who married Leonard EVERLY
Other Kin (grandchildren?) born VA, presumably Preston Co., VA [now WV]:
.  Christina "Tene" CUPP, b. 1834/5
.  Caroline CUPP, b. 1845/6
.  Cyrene CUPP [female], b. 1848/9
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

Sources:

1.  Marriage Record:

2.  1820 Census Index and Digital Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #3 of 15; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1820 VA Preston Co. p. 230A Ln. 11 Cup John 210010-41110-0-300
These data indicate:
No. & Sex  Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
2 males 9 or under 1810-1820 = William (b. 1819/20)
= Peter (b. 1817/8)
1 male 10-15 1804-1810 = Son A
1 male 26-44 1775-1794 = John (b. 1784/5) 
4 female 9 or under 1810-1820 = Daughter C
= Daughter B
= Anna Christina (b. 1815/6)
= Susan (b. 1811/2)
1 female 10-15 1804-1810 = Eva (b. 1809)
1 female 16-25 1794-1804 = Daughter A
1 female 26-44 1775-1794 = Sarah (b. 1783/4)
3 persons engaged in agriculture

3.  1830 Census Index and Digital Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #7 of 66; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1830 VA Preston Co. p. 5 Ln. 22 Cupp John 012 000 100 - 210 210 100 no slaves
These data indicate:
No. & Sex  Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 5-9 1820-1825 = Son B
2 males 10-14 1815-1820 = William (b. 1819/20) 
= Peter (b. 1817/8)
1 male 40-49 1780-1790 = John (b. 1784/5) 
2 females 4 or under 1825-1830 =
= Margaret (b. 1825/6)
1 female 5-9 1820-1825 = Lydia (b. 1822) 
2 females 15-19 1810-1815 = Anna Christina (b. 1815/6)
= Susan (b. 1811/2)
1 female 20-29 1800-1810 = Eva (b. 1809)
1 female 40-49 1780-1790 = Sarah (b. 1783/4)

4.  1840 Census Index and Digital Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #17-18 of 69; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1840 VA Preston Co. pp. 215A-215B Ln. 25 Jno Cupp 000 020 010 - 102 021 010 0200000 no slaves
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
2 males 20-29 1810-1820 = William (b. 1819/20)
= Peter (b. 1817/8)
1 male 50-59 1780-1790 = John (b. 1784/5)
1 female 4 or under 1835-1840 = Tene (b. 1834/5)
2 females 10-14 1825-1830 = ?
= Margaret (b. 1825/6) 
2 females 20-29 1810-1820 = Anna Christina (b. 1815/6)
= Susan (b. 1811/2)
1 female 30-39 1800-1810 = Eva (b. 1809)
1 female 50-59 1780-1790 = Sarah (b. 1783/4) 
There are obviously people other than our subjects and their children in the household, so I cannot sort them out.

5.  1850 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #269-270 of 278:  45th District, Preston Co., VA [now WV], pp. 472A-472B, 1608/1608, enumerated 29 Nov 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
John Cupp 65 M Farmer 400 Va
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Sarah Cupp 64 F     Md
Susan    " 38 F     Va
Peter    " 32 M Laborer   "
William  " 30 M     "
Margaret " 24 F     "
Tene     " 15 F     "
John     " 10 M     "
Jefferson "  7 M     "
Caroline  "  4 F     "
Cyrene    "  1 F     "
The children from Tina on down are too young to be Sarah's children.  Listed two households from daughter and son-in-law, Joseph Peter EVERLY & Anna Christina CUPP

6.  1860 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #52 of 336):  Muddy Creek P.O., District No. 2, Preston Co., VA [now WV], p. 52, PN 52, 347/345, enumerated 25 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
John Cupp Sen 75 M   Farmer 500 347 Va
Sarah   " 72 F         Pa
Margaret " 34 F         Va
John     " 19 M         "
Margaret "  9 F         "
Susan Johnson 77 F   Seamstress     "
Listed two households from daughter and son-in-law, Joseph Peter EVERLY & Anna Christina CUPP

7.  H.S. Whetsell.  2 May 1908.  "Pioneers of Preston:  Histories of Pioneer Family Groups:  Series II:  CUPP."  The Prestontonian.  Kingwood, WV (article courtesy of Jeff DeVall; transcribed by DGM). 

8.  Messages in the Cupp Family Genealogy Forum (online at GenForum.com).

9.  Messages on the Kupp Surname Message Board (online at RootsWeb/Ancestry.com).

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