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Peter PETERSON
Dicey STROUP
Husband:  Peter PETERSON
Birth:  18 Jul 1799, NC
Death:  30 Oct 1859
Father:  Tobias PETERSON (1767-1838), of Sweden
Mother:  Margaret MASTERS, d/o Henry MASTERS, Sr.
Marriage:  12 Feb 1824, Burke Co., NC
Wife:  Dicy / Dicey STROUP
Birth:  7 Jul 1806, Lincoln Co., NC
Death:  20 Sep 1869
Father:  Phillip STROUP
Mother:  Maria Magdalena "Molly" EDELMANN
Children born in NC, possibly in Burke Co., NC, Wake Co., NC, or Yancey Co., NC:
  1.  Caroline PETERSON, b. 1824-26
  2.  Elizabeth PETERSON, b. 1827/8
  3.  Alney PETERSON, b. 11 Oct 1830
  4.  (Son A) PETERSON, b. 1835-40
  5.  Louvina PETERSON, b. 18 Sep 1831
  6.  Clarissa PETERSON, b. 26 Oct 1834
  7.  Mary E. PETERSON, b. 1835/6
  8.  Peter PETERSON, Jr., b. 1839/40
  9.  Dicey PETERSON, b. 1843
10.  Elhanan PETERSON, b. 14 Feb 1844
11.  Sarah Emeline PETERSON, b. 21 Mar 1846
12.  Cecelia M. PETERSON, b. 1 Sep 1849
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, North Carolina

Sources (n.b., Yancy Co. was formed in 1833 from Burke and Buncombe Cos.; Mitchell Co. was formed in 1861 from Yancy, Watauga, Caldwell, Burke, and McDowell Cos.):

1.  D.L. Murray & N.R. Murray.  1995.  Marriage Index:  MD, NC, VA, 1624-1915 (Broderbund CD-4):
Peterson, Peter Stroup, Dicy 12 Feb 1824 Burke, NC

2.  1830 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  can't find Peter.  His father, Tobias PETERSON, is in Burke Co., NC.

3.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #158-159 of 172; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1840 NC Wake Co. Roll 374 pp. 29AB/282AB Ln. 25 Peter Peterson 210 000 100 - 122 001 no slaves 0100000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
2 males 4 or under 1835-1840 = Peter (b. 1839/40)
= Son A
1 male 5-9 1830-1835 = Alney (b. 1830)
1 male 40-49 1790-1800 = Peter (b. 1799)
1 female 4 or under 1835-1840 = Mary (b. 1835/6)
2 females 5-9 1830-1835 = Clarissa (b. 1835)
= Louvina (b. 1831)
2 females 10-14 1825-1830 = Elizabeth (b. 1827/8)
= Caroline (b. 1824-26)
1 female 30-39 1800-1810 = Dicey (b. 1806) 
1 person employed in agriculture
If the children didn't match so well (and if our subjects were anyplace nearer Burke/Yancey Cos.), I'd doubt these were are subjects.  Then again, preachers do tend to move around a lot.

4.  1850 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #41-42 of 193):  Yancey Co., NC, Roll M432_649, pp. 403A-403B, 297/309, enumerated 15 Aug 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Peter Peterson 51 M W Dunker Clergyman 400 North Carolina
Alney      " 20 M " Laborer   "
Peter      " 10 M "     "
Elhanon    "  6 M "     "
Dicy       " 44 F "     "
Elizabeth  " 22 F "     "
Loveina    " 19 F "     "
Clarissa   " 16 F "     "
Mary E     " 14 F "     "
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Dicy Peterson  7 F W     North Carolina
Sarah E    "  4 F "     "
Cecelia M  "  1 F "     "

5.  1860 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #96-97 of 205):  Ramsey Town P.O., Yancey Co., NC, Roll M653_919, pp. 418-419/836-837, PN 100-101, 661/661, enumerated 16 Jul 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Dicey Peterson 53 F     800 810 North Carolina
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Elizabeth 32 F         North Carolina
Peter 20 M   Farmer     "
Dicey 16 F         "
Sarah B 14 F         "
Ehanan 15 M   Farmer     "
Cecilia M 11 F         "

6.  1860 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  not found, as expected.

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

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