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Abraham RHODES
Husband:  Abraham RHODES / RHOADES / RHOADS
Birth:  20 Mar 1810, Woodbury Twp., Bedford Co., PA
Death:  1896, Center Twp., Rush Co., IN
Disposition:  buried Reddick/Rhodes Cemetery (Center Christian Church), Rush Co., IN
Occupation:  farmer
Religion:  Presbyterian
Father:  Jacob RHOADES (1781-1853)
Mother:  Catharine SMITH (1783-1864)
Marriage:  12 Feb 1835, Montgomery Co., OH
Wife:  Mary "Polly" STROUP
Birth:  10 Nov 1810, Berks Co., PA
Death:  7 Feb 1884, Center Twp., Rush Co., IN
Disposition:  buried Reddick/Rhodes Cemetery (Center Christian Church), Rush Co., IN
Occupation:  homemaker
  1.  John RHODES, b. 18 May 1836
  2.  Catharine RHODES, b. 1836/7
  3.  Henry S. RHODES, b. 13 Dec 1837
  4.  Mary Anne RHODES, b. 5 Apr 1838/39/40
  5.  Eli RHODES, b. 1840/1
  6.  Lavina/Louvina RHODES, b. 1842
  7.  William F. RHODES, b. 13 Dec 1845
  8.  Eliza E. RHODES, b. aft. 1845; d.s.p. by 1850
  9.  Elizabeth M. RHODES, b. ca. 1846; d.s.p. by 1850
10.  Nancy J. RHODES, b. Jan/Feb 1850
11.  Sarah M. RHODES, b. 1850/1
12.  (Child) RHODES, b. 18__; d.s.p. 18__


1.  Anon.  1966.  Marriage Index:  Ohio, 1789-1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-400):
Rhodes, Abraham Stump, Mary 12 Feb 1835 Montgomery Co.

2.  1840 Census Index and Digital Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #9-10 of 14; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1840 IN Rush Co. Centre Twp. pp. 219B-220A/433-434 Abraham Rhodes 200 001 - 200 010 0200000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
2 males 4 or under 1835-1840 = Henry (b. 1837/8)
= John (b. 1835/6)
1 male 30-39 1800-1810 = Abraham (b. 1810) 
2 females 4 or under 1835-1840 = Mary (b. 1838/9)
= Catharine (b. 1836/7)
1 female 20-29 1810-1820 = Polly (b. 1810)
2 persons engaged in agriculture

3.  1850 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #15 of 32):  Center Twp., Rush Co., IN, p. 493A, 102/104, enumerated 13 Aug 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Abrahm Rhodes 40 M Far 4000 Penn
Polly     " 39 F     Penn
John      " 14 M     Ind
Catharine " 13 F     Ind
Henry     " 12 M     Ind
Mary      " 11 F     Ind
Eli       "  9 M     Ind
Lavina    "  8 F     Ind
William F "  6 M     Ind
Nancy J   " 6/12 F     Ind

4.  1860 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #407-408 of 418):  Knightstown P.O., Center Twp., Rush Co., IN, pp. 897-898, PN 155-156, 1106/1112, enumerated 1-2 Aug 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Abraham Rhodes 50 M   Farmer 17200 1500 Pa
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Mary Rhodes 49 F         "
Eli      " 19 M   Farmer     Ind
Louvina  " 17 F         "
Wm       " 14 M         "
Nancy J  " 10 F         "
Sarah M  "  9 F         "
There are six additional RHODES households plus two REEVES households on these same two census pages.

5.  1870 Census Index.

6.  1880 United States Census and National Index (LDS Family History Resource File: CD-ROM Library):
Census Place: Center, Rush, Indiana
Source: FHL Film 1254308; NARA Film T9-0308; Pg 28B
  Relation Sex Marr Race Age Birthplace Occupation Fa Mo
Abraham RHODES Self M M W 70 PA Farmer PA PA
Mary RHODES Wife F M W 69 PA Keeping House PA PA
Leland RHODES GSon M S W 20 IN Farmer IN IN
Edd F. REEVES GSon M S W 20 IN Farm Laborer IN IN

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