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Charles ROUSH
Matilda STRAUB
Husband:  Charles ROUSH
Birth:  Jun 1822, Union [now Snyder] Co., PA
Death:  aft. the 1900 census
Father:  Simon ROUSH
Mother:  Lydia MOYER
Marriage:  29 Oct 1854, Snyder Co., PA
Wife:  Matilda STRAUB
Birth:  1 Apr 1831, Chapman Twp., Snyder Co., PA
Death:  21 Mar 1864, Snyder Co., PA
Father:  David STRAUB
Mother:  Anna Maria __?__
Children born in Snyder Co., PA:
1.  Agnes ROUSH, b. 1855/6 
2.  Simon ROUSH, b. 1858/9
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Sources:

1.  George W. Wagenseller.  1899.  Snyder County Marriages, 1835-1899.  Wagenseller Publ., Middleburgh, PA (available as facsimile reprint from HigginsonBooks.com):
p. 222 1854...
Oct. 29, Charles Roush of Freeburg to Matilda Straub of Chapman twp.

2.  1860 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #326 of 384):  Freeburg P.O., Washington Twp., Snyder Co., PA, p. 620, PN 144, 1027/1058, enumerated 6 Jul 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Charles Roush 30 M   Stone Mason   100 Pennsylvania
Matilda   " 28 F         "
Agnes     "  4 F         "
Simon     "  1 M         "
Maria Stroub 65 F         "
Henry   " 24 M   Day Laborer     "
Charles should be 38, not 30.  Maria is Matilda's mother; Henry is Matilda's brother.

3a.  1870 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #4-5 of 39):  Freeburg P.O., Washington Twp., Snyder Co., PA, pp. 169B-171A, PN 4-5, enumerated 15 Jul 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1870:  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 9 10 17 19
26 31 Roush Chas 45 M W Stone mason 200 Penna   /
    Stroup Mary 65 F W Keeping house   " /  
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    Martin Mary 29 F W House keeper   Penna    
Charles should be 48, not 45; and Mary STROUP should be 75, not 65.  Mary is Charles's widowed mother-in-law.

3b.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #14 of 39):  Freeburg P.O., Washington Twp., Snyder Co., PA, Roll M593_1451, p. 174B, PN 14, 102/110, enumerated 21 Jul 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Roush Simon 69 M W Farming 2000 300 Penna
  "   Lydia 65 F W Keeping house     "
  "   Agness 15 F W Domestic servt     "
Simon & Lydia are Agnes's paternal grandparents.  I didn't find Agness's brother, Simon, but my search was not exhaustive.

4.  1880 United States Census and National Index (LDS Family History Resource File: CD-ROM Library):¤
Census Place: Washington, Snyder, Pennsylvania
Source: FHL Film 1255194; NARA Film T9-1194; Pg 98B
  Relation Sex Marr Race Age Birthplace Occupation Fa Mo
Francis BOYER Self M M W 25 PA Laborer PA PA
Agnes BOYER Wife F M W 24 PA Keeping House PA PA
[Francis & Agnes's children]
Charles ROUSH FatherL M S W 60 PA Stone Mason PA PA
Charles should be 58, not 60.

5.  1890 Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

6.  1900 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #26 of 34):  Freeburg, Washington Twp., Snyder Co., PA, p. 261B, SN 13, SD 10, ED 183, enumerated 19 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 13 14 15 17 19 22 23 24 25 26 27
234 249 Roush Charles Head W M Jun 1822 78 Wd PA PA PA 78 Stone Mason N N Y O F H
    Dock Frank Boarder W M Jan 1827 73 Wd PA PA PA 73 Gentleman Y Y Y      
(This enumerator apparently misunderstood the use of column 17; it was only supposed to be used for aliens or naturalized citizens.)

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