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John Denton STRAUB
Elizabeth Ann WEIDENHAMMER
Husband:  John Denton STRAUB
Birth:  19 Mar 1835, PA
Death:  18 Dec 1904
Occupation:  dry goods merchant
Father:  John STRAUB
Mother:  Dorothea LINDENMOYER
Marriage:  5 Feb 1857, Adams Co., IL
Wife:  Elizabeth Ann "Lizzie" WEIDENHAMMER
Birth:  29 Jan 1838, IL
Death:  17 Dec 1898
Disposition:  buried Evergreen Cemetery, Fowler, Adams Co., IL
Father:  John Jacob WEIDENHAMMER (1808-1842)
Mother:  Elisabetha Margaretha LINDENMOYER (1811-1898), of Wuerttemberg, DEU
Children born in Adams Co., IL:
1.  Ellen STRAUB, b. 1856/7/8
2.  Cora STRAUB, b. 1858/9
3.  Henry / Harry STRAUB, b. 1861/2
4.  Florentine STRAUB, b. 1865/6
5.  John L. STRAUB, b. Mar 1871 
6.  William STRAUB, b. 1872/3
7.  Mary STRAUB, b. 1878/9
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; FRG, Germany, Deutschland, Württemberg; USA, US, United States, Illinois, Pennsylvania

Sources:

1.  Jordan R. Dodd, ed.  1998.  Marriage Index:  Illinois, 1851-1900.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-250):
Straub, John D. Wedehamer/Wedenhamer, Elizabeth Ann 5 Feb 1857 Adams Co.

2.  1860 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #27 of 37):  Quincy P.O., Ellington [Twp.], T1S.R8W, Adams Co., IL, p. 509, PN 509, 3739/3861, enumerated 12 Sep 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
John Stroub 25 M   Farm Laborer   600 Pa
Elizabeth " 21 F         Pa
Ellen     "  3 F         Do
Cora      "  1 F         Ills
William   " 35 M         Pa
Nancy     " 28 F         Do
Margaret  " 10 F         Ohio
John      "  7 M         Ills
Frank     "  3 M         Do
Joseph Vanever? 17 M         Do
William STROUB/STRAUB is John's brother. 

3.  1870 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #27 of 38) and (online at Genealogy.com; Image #26 of 37):  Fowler P.O., Gilmer Twp., Adams Co., IL, p. 168A, PN 25, 167/156, enumerated 2 Jul 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Straub John D 33 M W Dry Goods Merchant 5000 3000 Penn
       Elizabeth H 28 F W Keeping House     Illinois
       Ellen 12 F W At School     Illinois
       Cora 10 F W At School     Illinois
       Henry?  8 M W       Illinois
       Florentine  4 M W       Illinois
Weidenhamer Elizabeth 59 F W      600 Wuertemberg
Elizabeth WEIDENHAMMER is our subject's mother-in-law.

4.  1880 Census (indexed at FamilySearch.org; page image online at Ancestry.com, Image #25 of 28):  The Village of Fowler, [Gilmer Twp.,] Adams Co., IL, Roll 174, p. 142A, PN 25, SD 6, ED 9, enumerated 18 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 8 9 10 13 21 24 25 26
188 190 Straub John W M 45     / Store Keeper   PA PA Ger
    ______ E A W F 43 Wife   / Keeps House   IL PA Ger
    ______ Ellen W F 22 Dau /       IL PA IL
    ______ Harry W M 18 Son /   Telegraph op'ter   IL PA IL
    ______ Florentine W M 14 Son /     / IL PA IL
    ______ John W M  9 Son /     / IL PA IL
    ______ Wm W M  7 Son /     / IL PA IL
    ______ Mary W F  1 Dau /       IL PA IL
Living next to John's younger brother, Albert B. STRAUB, whose wife is Elizabeth's niece. 

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

6.  1900 Census Index/Images (online at Genealogy.com, Image #17 of 29):  Gilmer Twp., Adams Co., IL, Roll 235 (Book 1), p. 116B, SN 9, SD 9, ED 108, enumerated 9 Jun 1900, official enumeration date 1 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 19 20 22 23 24 25 26 27
115 115 Straub John D Head W M Mar 1835 65 Wd PA PA Ger Retired Merchant ? Y Y Y O M H
    Straub Marriel? A dugat (sic) W F Oct 1873 21 S IL PA IL     Y Y Y      

7.  Messages posted to the Straub Surname Board (online at Ancestry.com).

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

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