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John F. FRIEND
Caroline E. STORY
Ida Mary STRAUB
Husband:  John F. FRIEND
Birth:  27 Feb 1841, Huntington Co., IN
Death:  26 May 1911, Angora, Morrill Co., NE
Disposition:  buried Grand Island City Cemetery, Hall Co., NE
Military Service:  Civil War:  Pvt., Co. F, 8th Rgmt., Iowa Volunteer Cavalry
Father:  Nicholas FRIEND
Mother:  Naomi Jane ERWIN
Marriage-1:  27 Oct 1867, Adair Co., MO
Wife-1:  Caroline E. STORY
Birth:  1849/50, NY
Marriage-2:  1 Aug 1880, Grand Island, Hall Co., NE
Wife-2:  Ida Mary STRAUB
Birth:  2 Jan 1864, PA
Death:  17 Jan 1931, Santa Ana, Orange Co., CA
Disposition:  buried Central Memorial Park, Midway City, Orange Co., CA
Father:  (John) George STRAUB, Jr.
Mother:  Anna BEIGHTOL
Children with Caroline STORY:
apparently none
Children with Ida STRAUB born in Hall Co., NE:
  1.  Laura E. FRIEND, b. Jun 1881
  2.  John Franklin "Frank" FRIEND, b. Dec 1882; d. Jan 1944
  3.  Hattie Maud FRIEND, b. Mar 1884; d. 1898
  4.  James Floyd FRIEND, b. Nov 1885; d. Mar 1966
  5.  Alcinons S. FRIEND, b. May 1887; d. Jan 1900
  6.  George H. FRIEND, b. Dec 1888
  7.  Joseph Allen FRIEND, b. Feb 1891; d. Dec 1946
  8.  Wilbur Levie FRIEND, b. Oct 1892; d. Oct 1949
  9.  Lawrence H. FRIEND, b. Dec 1893; d. Jan 1899
10.  Emma Belle FRIEND, b. Feb 1897; d. May 1974
11.  Mable May FRIEND, b. Nov 1898
12.  Wray FRIEND, b. Dec 1900; d. Dec 1900
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, California, Indiana, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Pennsylvania

Sources:

1a.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service:  IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
John FRIEND
Spouse: Caroline E. STORY
Marriage: 27 Oct 1867, Adair, Missouri
Source: Marriage Records, 1841-1943; Marriage Index, 1881-1918. Adair County (Missouri). Recorder of Deeds.

1b.  Marriage Record from John Friend's Civil War Pension File (as given by Matthew Friend in a file online at WorldConnect):
STATE OF NEBRASKA
Hall County } ss.

The people of the State of Nebraska:

To any person legally authorized to solemnize marriages, Greeting:

You are hereby authorized to join in the holy bonds of matrimony, and to celebrate within said County the rites and ceremonies of marriage between Mr. John Friend and Miss Ida Straub.

The father's name of said John Friend is N. Friend and the maiden name of his mother Naomi Erwin and the father's name of the said Ida Straub is George Straub and the maiden name of her mother A. Beightol.  The said J. Friend resides in the County of Hall and State of Nebraska is aged 35 years, was born in Indiana and is a white person.  The said Ida Straub resides in the County of Hall and State of Nebraska is aged 17 years, was born in Pennsylvania and is also a white person.

And these presents shall be your good and sufficient warrent, and you are required to return this license to me within three months from the celebration of such marriage, with a certificate of the same appended thereto, signed by you, under the penalty of five hundred dollars.

In testimony whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the seal of County Court of said County of Hall this 1st day of August A.D. 1880.

(SEAL) T.O.C. Harrison
County Judge
STATE OF NEBRASKA
Hall County } ss.

Be it remembered that at John Leckenby in said County of Hall on the First day of August, 1880, Mr. John Friend and Miss Ida Straub named in the foregoing license, were legally united in marriage by me in the presence of Mr. James West residing in the County of Hall and State of Nebraska and Etta West residing in the County of Hall and State of Nebraska.

Witness my hand this 1st day of August A. D. 1880

John Leckenby
J.P.

2.  1870 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #2 of 3):  Willmathsville P.O., Township 64, Range 13, Adair Co., MO, Roll 755, p. 80B, PN 2, 18/18, enumerated 14 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):--
Friend John 29 M W Farmer   300 Indiana
   "   Caroline 20 F W Keeping house     New York
Listed six households below John's mother, Widow Naomi FRIEND.

3a.  1880 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #8 of 37):  Grand Island Precinct, T11_.R9_, Hall Co., NE, p. 212D, PN 8, SD 2, ED 133, enumerated 19 Jun 1880 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):--
1880:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see
What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 2 3 4 5 6 8 9 10 13 24 25 26
30 30 Parks, Sidney W M 28     / Cattle-Dealer PA PA PA
    _____, Sarah W F 23 Wife   / keeping house ME ME ME
    Sparin, Albin W M 51 father in law   / at home ME ME ME
    ______, Harriet W F 41 mother in law   / at home ME ME ME
    Friend, John W M 34 Boarder /   Boarder IN IN IN

3b.  1880 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #21 of 35):  Fifth Street, Grand Island, [Washington Pct.,] Hall Co., NE, Roll T9_749, p. 201A, PN 21, SD 2, ED 132, enumerated 11 Jun 1880, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1880 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1880:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see
What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 13 21 24 25 26
* 149 161 West J A W M 25       / works on R R   MI MI MI
    ____ A E W F 19   Wife   / keeping house   PA PA PA
    ____ Viola W F  1   Dau /   at home   NE MI PA
    ____ Floyd W M 8/12 Sep Son /   at home   NE MI PA
    Straub Ida W F 16   sister in law /   at home / PA PA PA
*Fifth Street
A.E. is Ida's sister, Amelia Etta (STRAUB) WEST.

4.  Index/Extraction of the 1885 State Census of Nebraska (online at Ancestry.com):  Centre, Hall, Nebraska, E.D., 359, p. 4, enumerated 5 Jun 1885:
Name Race Age Birth Place
John Friend W 38 Indiana
Ida Friend W 21 Pennsylvania
Laura Friend W  4 Nebraska
John Friend W  2 Nebraska
Mand Friend W  1 Nebraska
Entries are name-by-name, so you don't really know where one household ends and the next begins.

4.  1890 Census:  the 1890 census was destroyed.

5.  1900 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #12 of 14):  Center Twp., Hall Co., NE, Roll T623_928 (Book 2), p. 163B, SN 6B, SD 5, ED 78, enumerated 12+13 Jun 1900 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1900:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 27 28
109 112 Friend John Head W M Feb 1846 54 M 19     IN IN IN Farmer 0   Y Y Y R F 107
    ______ Ida Wife W F Jan 1864 36 M 19 11 8 PA PA PA       Y Y Y      
    ______ Frank Son W M Dec 1882 17 S       NE IN PA Farmer 0   Y Y Y R F 108
    ______ Floyd Son W M Nov 1885 24 S       NE IN PA at school   6 Y Y Y      
    ______ George Son W M Dec 1888 11 S       NE IN PA at school   7 Y Y Y      
    ______ Joseph Son W M Feb 1891 9 S       NE IN PA at school   8 Y Y Y      
    ______ Wilbur Son W M Oct 1892 7 S       NE IN PA at school   8 Y Y Y      
    ______ Bell Dau W F Feb 1897 3 S       NE IN PA       N N Y      
    ______ May Dau W F Nov 1898 1 S       NE IN PA       N N N      

6.  1910

7.  1920

8.  1930

9.  Archives of the STRAUB-L mailing list (online at RootsWeb.com).

10.  Messages posted to the Straub Family Genealogy Forum (online at GenForum.com).

11.  Messages posted to the STRAUB Surname Board (online at Ancestry.com/RootsWeb.com).

12.  Emails from Matthew F. Friend.  Says John was born on 27 Feb 1841 and Ida on 2 Jan 1862.  These appear to be tombstone readings, which may explain the discrepancy with the census.

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