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Ludwig KUPP, Sr.
Elizabeth MORITZ
Husband:  Ludwig KUPP / KOPP / CUPP / CAP, Sr.
Birth:  12 Oct 1759, Northampton Co., PA
Death:  in or aft. 1833
Military Service:  Revolutionary War:  enlisted 1776, Pennsylvania Militia, Lehigh Co., PA
Event:  18 Nov 1833, Ludwic KOPP (age 74) appeared before the Court of Common Pleas, Allegheny Co., PA
Father:  died three months before Ludwig was born
Marriage:
Wife:  Elizabeth MORITZ
Birth:  1755-65
Children:
  1.  Ludwig KUPP, Jr., b. 1784 
  2.  (Son A) KUPP, b. 1784-1790
  3.  (Son B) KUPP, b. 1784-1790
  4.  (Daughter A) KUPP, b. 1784-1790
  5.  (Daughter B) KUPP, b. 1784-1790
  6.  (Daughter C) KUPP, b. 1790
  7.  (Daughter D) KUPP, b. 1790-1800
  8.  (Daugther E) KUPP, b. 1790-1800
  9.  (Daughter F) KUPP, b. 1790-1800
10.  (Daughter G) KUPP, b. 1790-1800
11.  David KUPP, bap. 14 Apr 1799, Stoyestown, Somerset Co., PA
12.  (Son C) KUPP, b. 1800-1810
13.  (Daughter H) KUPP, b. 1800-1810

One of the sons is:
Daniel KOPP


Sources (n.b., Somerset Co. was formed from Bedford Co. in 1795):

1.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service:  IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
David KUPP 
Christening: 14 Apr 1799, German Reformed Church, Stoyestown, Somerset, Pennsylvania
Father: Ludwig KUPP; Mother: Elizabeth
Source: Reformed and Lutheran Church Records of Somerset County, Pennsylvania. Fischer, Della Reagan

2.  1790 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #15 of 17; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1790 PA Bedford [now Somerset] Co. p. 29/257 Ln. 18 Ludiwick Cap 1-3-3-0-0
These data indicate:
Gender and Type Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 free white male 16 or over in or bef. 1774 = Ludwig (b. 1759)
3 free white males 15 or under 1774-1790 = Ludwig (b. 1784)
= Son A
= Son B
3 free white females all ages in or bef. 1790 = Elizabeth
= Daughter A
= Daughter B

3a.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1800 (Broderbund CD-312).  Please see my WARNING regarding use of this database (the numerical data have the genders switched). 
1800 Cupp, Ludwig 12010-4301000 PA Somerset Co. p. 561

3b.  1800 Census Index and Digital Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #3 of 3; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1800 PA Somerset Co. Stoneycreek Twp. p. 561 Cupp Ludwig 43010-12010-00
These data indicate:
No. & Sex  Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 9 or under 1790-1800 = David (b. 1799)
2 males 10-15 1784-1790 = Son A or B
= Ludwig (b. 1784)
1 male 26-44 1755-1774 = Ludwig (b. 1759)
4 females 9 or under 1790-1800 = Daughter G
= Daughter F
= Daughter E
= Daughter D
3 females 10-15 1784-1790 = Daughter C (b. 1790)
= Daughter B
= Daughter A
1 female 26-44 1755-1774 = Elizabeth

4.  1810 Census Index and Digital Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #2 of 4; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1810 PA Somerset Co. Stony Creek Twp. p. 430 Ln. 12 Kope Ludwick Ser 11101-11101-00
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 9 or under 1800-1810 = Son C 
1 male 10-15 1794-1800 = David (b. 1799)
1 male 16-25 1784-1794 = Son A or B
1 male 45 or over in or bef. 1765 = Ludwig (b. 1759)
1 female 9 or under 1800-1810 = Daughter H
1 female 10-15 1794-1800 = Daughter 
1 female 16-25 1784-1794 = Daughter
1 female 45 or over in or bef. 1765 = Elizabeth

5.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1820 (Broderbund CD-314):  not found.

6.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1830 (Broderbund CD-315):  not found.

7.  Anon.  1943-1960.  "Index of Revolutionary War Pension Applications."  National Genealogical Society Quarterly.  Supplement I, pp. 1-1284 (Broderbund CD-210):
p. 614 KOPP (or KUPP), Ludwig or Ludovic, Penn. Elizabeth, W2129
"W2129" is the file number; "W" stands for "widow."

8.  Messages in the Cupp Family Genealogy Forum (online at GenForum.com), one of which messages included a transcription of Ludwig's pension application:
...Ludwic Kopp who on the 18th Nov 1833 personally appeared before the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, State of Pennsylvania, aged 74 years who being first duly sworn according to law, doth on his oath make the following declaration in order to obtain the benefits of the provision made by the act of Congress passed June 7th 1832.  That he enlisted in the army of the US in the month of May in the year 1776, in Allentown, Lehigh Co PA. in Capt. Jacob Haugerbough's company of Riflemen, belonging to what was called the Flying Camp, in the Regiment of Peter Keichlein (or Keathline) and under Major ---bst, Lieutenant John Murray and Conrad Myers, and 1st and 2nd Sergeants John Turner & Abraham Bootzinger, that he entered as a volunteer for seven months, that he served seven months as a private, when he entered the service he lived in Allentown aforesaid .....Penna, he was in the battle of Long Island, and was afterwards taken prisoner at the surrender of Fort Washington, that during the time of his service he marched through the eastern part of Penn. and through New Jersey. He further declares, with reference to the question put to him according to the directions of the War department, that he was born in Northampton Co. PA on the 12 Oct. 1759.  He has a record of his age in an old German psalm book, written by his grandfather in German, his father being dead three months before the declarant was born, but that he has the same and has therefore procured a true copy of the same to be hereto annexed, certified under the oath of Rev'd Kammerer his clergyman, together with a translation thereof...

9.  Anon.  1968/92.  The Pension Roll of 1835: Vol. III, the Southern States.  Genealogical Publ. Co., Baltimore, MD (1998, Broderbund CD-156).  On p. 828:
Statement, &c. of Alleghany county, Pennsylvania.
NAME. Rank. Annual
allowance.
Sum
received.
Description
of service.
When placed on
the pension roll.
Commencement
of pension.
Age
Ludwick Kopp Private 23 33 69 99 Penn. militia Dec. 29, 1833 Mar. 4, 1831 75

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