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Henry Hahn STRAUB
Elizabeth ADLUM
Husband:  Henry Hahn STRAUB / STROBB / STRAUP / STROUP
Birth:  11 Mar 1818, [West] Perry Twp., Union [now Snyder] Co., PA
Death:  20 Feb 1897, Shannon, Carroll Co., IL
Disposition:  buried 22 Feb 1897, Shelley's Cemetery, Shannon, Carroll Co., IL
Occupation:  blacksmith, farmer
Father:  Daniel S. STRAUB
Mother:  Elizabeth HAHN
Marriage:  4 Mar 1841, Muncy, Lycoming Co., PA
Migration:  ca. 1867, PA to IL
Wife:  Elizabeth ADLUM
Birth:  28 Jan 1814, Muncy, Lycoming Co., PA
Occupation:  homemaker
Father:  Edward ADLUM, of York Co., PA
Mother:  Rebecca __?__
Children born in Muncy Twp., Lycoming Co., PA:
1.  Peter Wilson STRAUB, b. 1842/3
2.  Charles Edward Adlum STRAUB, b. 14 Jul 1845
3.  Eleanor / Ellen A. STRAUB, b. 29 Oct 1847
4.  (Child) STRAUB; died in infancy
5.  (Child) STRAUB; died in infancy
6.  (Child) STRAUB; died in infancy
7.  John A. STRAUB, b. 12 Feb 1855; d. 24 Feb 1907, Spring Valley, Carroll Co., IL
8.  (Child) STRAUB; died in infancy
9.  (Child) STRAUB; died in infancy
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1.  Marriage Record:

2.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #9 of 10 indexed "Stroup"; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1840 PA Lycoming Co. Muncy [Twp.] p. 41B Ln. 16 Henry Straup 000 010 - 100 010 0100000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 20-29 1810-1820 = Henry (b. 1818)
1 female 4 or under 1835-1840 = Daughter A
1 female 20-29 1810-1820 = ?
1 person employed in agriculture
Henry must have had a prior wife.

2.  1850 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #2 of 25 indexed "Strabb"):  Muncy Twp., Lycoming Co., PA, p. 426, 753/764, enumerated 26 Aug 1850 (Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Henry Strobb 33 M   Blacksmith   Pa
Elizabeth " 36 F       Pa
Wilson    "  7 M       Pa
Edward    "  5 M       Pa
Ellen     "  3 F       Pa
Living five doors down from Edward WHITTACRE, with son, Alfred (age 10).

3.  1860 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #2-3 of 51 both Henry and Peter are indexed):  Hicksville P.O., Muncy Twp., Lycoming Co., PA, p. 514-515, PN 144-145, 1048/1037, enumerated 2 Aug 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Henry Straub 42 M   Blacksmith 2500 345 Pa
Elizabeth " 46 F         "
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Peter W.  " 17 M         Penna
Edward A  " 15 M         "
Eleanor   " 12 F         "
John      "  5 M         "

4.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #9 of 29):  Shannon P.O., Cherry Grove Twp., Carroll Co., IL, Roll M593_191, p. 91A, PN 9, 62/62, enumerated 24 Jun 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Straub Henry 52 M W Farmer 5680 500 Penn
______ Elizabeth 56 F W Keeping House     "
______ Wilson 26 M W Farm Laborer     "
______ Edward 24 M W "     "
______ Ellen 22 F W       "
______ John  1 M W       "

5.  1880 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Genealogy.com, Image #1 of 24; this image is missing at Ancestry.com):  Cherry Grove Twp., Carroll Co., IL, Roll T9_178, p. 461A, PN 1, SD 2, ED 11, enumerated 1 Jun 1880, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1880 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1880:  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 10 13 14 21 24 25 26
1 1 Straub Henry W M 62       / Farmer     PA PA PA
    ______ Peter W W M 37   Son /   Laborer 4   PA PA PA
    ______ Charles E A W M 34   Son /   Law Student   / PA PA PA
    ______ John A W M 25   Son /   Laborer 4   PA PA PA
    Whitacre Alfred W M 39   Son-in-law   / Farmer     PA PA PA
    ________ Ellen A W F 32   Wife   / Keeping house     PA PA PA
    ________ Henry A W M  2   Son /         IL PA PA
    ________ Sarah E W F 4/12 Jan Dau /         IL PA PA

6.  1890 Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

7.  "Carroll County Biographies:  Jacob Straub."  A Goodly Heritage.  Supplement #1, Spring 1975 (online at the Carroll County "Illinois Trails" web site):
Henry H. Straub (1818-1897) learned the trade of blacksmithing in Penn.  After the Civil War, he turned his attention to farming.  Coming to Illinois in the spring of 1867, he first settled in Ogle County.  In December of that year he moved to Cherry Grove Township.  His wife, Elizabeth (Adlum) Straub, bore him nine children, but only four of them survived infancy:  Peter Wilson; Edward Adlum; Ellen, wife of Alfred Whitacre; and John A

8.  Edward Adlum Straub.  1909.  Life and Civil War Services of Edward A. Straub Written by Himself.  Press of J.H. Yewdale & Sons, Milwaukee, WI (excerpts online at the Carroll County sections of the Illinois Trails web site [link died]).  Author is our subject's son.

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