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Adam STRAUB / STROUP
Eve __?__
Husband:  Adam STRAUB / STROUP
Birth:  bef. 1765, probably Lynn Twp., Northampton [now Lehigh] Co., PA
Death:  1813/4, Ferguson Twp., Centre Co., PA
Military Service:  Revolutionary War 
Father:  (Johann) Pieter STRAUB II
Mother:  Catharina Elisabetha __?__
Marriage:
Wife:  Eva / Eve __?__
Birth:  1760-65
Death:  bet. Nov 1843 and Jun 1844, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., PA
Children:
said to be born in Penn Twp., Northumberland Co. [now Washington Twp., Snyder Co.], PA:
  1.  Barbara STROUP, b. 1780-84 or 1785 
  2.  (John) George STRAUB/STROUP, bap. 1783, Zion Lutheran Congregation, near Freeburg 
  3.  Elizabeth "Betsy" STROUP, b. ca. 1786 
  4.  (Son A) STROUP, b. 1774-90
  5.  Daniel STROUP, b. 5 Sep 1789 
  6.  (Daughter A) STROUP, b. bef. 1790
  7.  (Daughter B) STROUP, b. bef. 1790
  8.  (Daughter C) STROUP, b. bef. 1790

said to be born in Patton Twp., Mifflin [now Centre] Co., PA:
  9.  Peter STROUP, b. 5 Mar 1792 
10.  Susan STROUP, b. 6 Oct 1793 
11.  Sarah STROUP, b. 1796 
12.  Mary "Polly" STROUP, b. 1796-99 or 1800-1810
13.  John STROUP, b. 1790-1800 
14.  Andrew Adam / Adam Andrew STROUP, b. 1800 

said to be born in Ferguson Twp., Centre Co., PA
15.  Samuel STROUP, b. 1800-1810; d. ca. 1837, Rockland Twp., Venango Co., PA; never married 

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Timeline
Year Location Event
bef. 1765 PA: Northampton [now Lehigh] Co., Lynn Twp. birth of Adam STRAUB
bef. 1765   birth of Eva __?__
1776 Revolutionary War begins
1780 PA Adam STRAUB/STROUP enlists 2nd PA Battalion
bef. 1783   marriage of Adam STRAUB & Eva __?__
1783 Revolutionary War ends
1783 PA: Northumberland [now Snyder] Co. baptism of son, John George
1785   baptism of daughter, Barbara
c1786   birth of daugher, Elizabeth
1789   birth of son, Daniel
bef. 1790   births of daughters, A, B, and C
1790 Census PA: Northumberland [now Snyder] Co. Adam STROUP, head-of-household
c1792   birth of son, Peter
1793   birth of daughter, Susan
c1796   birth of daughter, Sarah
1796/7   birth of daughter, Mary
1790-1800   birth of son, John
1799/1800   birth of son, Andrew
1800 Census   can't find
1800-1810   birth of son, Samuel
1809   marriage of son, John George, to Elizabeth McKEE
1809 PA: Centre Co. marriage of son, Daniel, to Elizabeth ROSE
1810 Census PA: Centre Co.: Ferguson Twp. Adam STROUP, head-of-household
1813/4   death of Adam STROUP
1814 War of 1812 death of son, John George
1820 Census   not found
1830 Census PA: Venango Co.: Rockland Twp. Eva STROUP, living w/son, Samuel STROUP
c1837 PA: Venango Co.: Rockland Twp death of son, Samuel
1840 Census PA: Venango Co.: Rockland Twp. Eve STROUP, living w/grandson, Daniel STROUP
1843/4   death of Eve (__?__) STROUP

Sources:

1.  Marriage Record:

2a.  Charles A. Fisher.  1938.  Snyder County Pioneers.  Self-published, Selinsgrove, PA (republished 1991, Genealogical Publ. Co., Baltimore, MD).  On p. 90:
ADAM STRAUB (also Stroub, Stroup, Straup, Stroop, etc.) lived in Penn Twp in 1790 and his family consisted of one male over and three under 16 years and six females.

2b.  1790 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #42 of 51; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1790 PA Northumberland [now Snyder] Co. p. 83 Ln. 25 Adam Stroup 1-3-6-0-0
These data indicate:
Gender and Type Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 free white male 16 or over in or bef. 1774 = Adam (b. bef. 1765) 
3 free white males 15 or under 1774-1790 = John George (bap. 1783)
= Son A
= Daniel (b. 1789)
6 free white females all ages in or bef. 1790 = Eva (b. 1760-65)
= Barbara
= Elizabeth (b. ca. 1786)
= Daughter A
= Daughter B
= Daughter C
Three lines down from Adam's father, Peter STROUP

3a.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1800 (Broderbund CD-312):  not found.

3b.  1800 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  not found.

4.  1810 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #3 of 4; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1810 PA Centre Co. Ferguson Twp. p. 62/78/175 Ln. 20 Adam Stroup 20101-02001-00
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
2 males 9 or under 1800-1810 = Samuel
= Andrew? (b. 1799/1800)
1 male 16-25 1784-1794 = John?
1 male 45 or over in or bef. 1765 = Adam
2 females 10-15 1794-1800 = Mary (b. 1796/7)
= Sarah (b. ca. 1796)
1 female 45 or over in or bef. 1765 = Eve (b. 1760-65)
Living two doors down from John GEARHART.

5.  1820 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #4 of 4; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1820 PA Venango Co. Richland Twp. Roll M33_114 p. 14A Ln. 13 John Stroup 001210-00101-0-300
These data indicate:
No. & Sex  Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 16-18 1801-1804 = ?
2 males 19-25* 1794-1801 = ?
= ?
1 male 26-44 1775-1794 = John (b. 1780s)
1 female 16-25 1794-1804 = Nancy
1 female 45 or over in or bef. 1775 = Eva (b. 1760-65)
3 persons engaged in agriculture
*In the 1820 Census, the third column is age class 16-18 and the fourth column is age class 16-25; therefore, any individual in column three is duplicated in column four.  By subtracting the number in column three from the number in column four, you can create an age class "19-25."

6.  1830 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #9 of 10; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1830 PA Venango Co. Rockland Twp. p. 62 Ln. 8 Samuel Stroup 000 010 - 000 000 001
These data indicate:
No. & Sex  Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 20-29 1800-1810 = Samuel
1 female 60-69 1760-1770 = Eve (b. 1760-65)

7.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #7-18 of 14; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1840 PA Venango Co. Rockland Twp. pp. 110B-111A Ln. 11 Thomas Morrow 000 010 100 - 100 010 000 100 0001000 Eve STRAUB, æ 79, Rev. War pensioner
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 20-29 1810-1820 = ?
1 male 40-49 1790-1800 = Thomas MORROW
1 female 4 or under 1835-1840 = ?
1 female 20-29 1810-1820 = ?
1 female 70-79 1760-1770 = Eve STRAUB
1 person employed in manufactures and trades

8.  Anon.  1841.  A Census of Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Services... Washington, DC (republ. 1996 by Genealogical Publ. Co., Baltimore, MD; 1998, Broderbund CD-145).  On p. 123:
Names of pensioners for revolutionary or military services. Ages. Names of heads of families with whom pensioners resided June 1, 1840.
STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA
VENANGO COUNTY.
ROCKLAND.
Eve Stroup - - -
79 Daniel Stroup.

9.  Archives of the STRAUB-L and STROUP-L mailing lists (online at RootsWeb.com).

10.  Messages in the Stroup Family Genealogy Forum (online at GenForum.com).

11.  EWING/HAYS Family File at WorldConnect (online at RootWeb.com).  According to Kipp Melat, Adam and his brothers, Peter and John, enlisted as Privates in Captain Charles Myer's Company, the "Rangers on the Frontier."  Then in 1780, Adam enlisted in the 2nd Pennsylvania Battalion commanded by Col. Stewart.  [Adam and his brothers were very young to be in the war.]

12.  Email from Gwen Boyer Bjorkman, Garry Heagy, Jim Burnell, Doyle Stroup.

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

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