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Lafayette STROPE
Lucy Ann BATES
Hester BROWN
Husband:  Lafayette STROPE
Birth:  17 Mar 1845, Marion Twp., Fayette Co., OH
Occupation:  farmer
Fraternal:  Masons, New Holland Lodge
Military:  Civil War:  Company K, 90th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Politics:  Republican
Office:  School Director
Father:  William STROPE
Mother:  Nancy BLUE
Marriage-1:  8 Aug 1863, Fayette Co., OH
Wife-1:  Lucy Ann BATES
Death:  Nov 1864
Father:  Richard BATES
Marriage-2:  5 Apr 1868, Fayette Co., OH
Wife-2:  Hester "Essa" BROWN
Birth:  1836/7, OH
Religion:  Christian Church
Father:  Hezekiah BROWN
Child with Lucy Ann BATES born in Marion Twp., Fayette Co., OH:
1.  Dora STROPE, b. 1864
Children with Hester BROWN born in Marion Twp., Fayette Co., OH:
2.  Charles STROPE, b. 1869
3.  Nancy STROPE, b. Feb 1870
4.  Clara "Clary" STROPE, b. 1871
5.  Mary E. STROPE, b. 1871
6.  William STROPE, b. 1873/4
7.  Inez STROPE, b. 1875/6
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Sources:

1.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service:  IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
Layfayette STROPE
Spouse: Lusian BATES
Marriage: 08 Aug 1863, Fayette, Ohio
Source: Marriage Records, 1810-1909. Ohio. Probate Court (Fayette County)
Lafayette STROPE
Spouse: Hester BROWN
Marriage: 05 Apr 1868, Fayette, Ohio
Source: Marriage Records, 1810-1909. Ohio. Probate Court (Fayette County)
Lafayette STROPES
Birth: 17 Mar 1845, New Holland, Fayette, Ohio
Death: 10 Jul 1934
Father: William STROPES; Mother: Nancy BLUE
Marriage: 05 Aug 1863, Of, New Holland, Fayette, Ohio
Source: patron submission

2a.  1870 Census Index/Images (online at Genealogy.com, Image #3 of 20):  Pancoastburg P.O., Marion Twp., Fayette Co., OH, Roll 1199 (Book 1), p. 501A, PN 3, 18/18, enumerated 13 Jun 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Strope Lafayette 20 M W Farmer   500 Ohio  
______ Hester 33 F W Keeping House     Ohio  
______ Charles  1 M W       Ohio  
______ Nancy 4/12 F W       Ohio Feb

2b.  1870 Census Index/Images (online at Genealogy.com, Image #9 of 20):  Pancoastburg P.O., Marion Twp., Fayette Co., OH, Roll 1199 (Book 1), p. 504A, PN 9, 65/66, enumerated 17 Jun 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Strope William 65 M W Farmer 4104 1015 Pennsylvania
______ Eliza 56 F W Keeping House     Ohio
______ Marion 23 M W Work on Farm     Ohio
______ Elener 17 F W Sewing for Family     Ohio
______ Dora  6 F W       Ohio
Lafayette's daughter, Dora, is living with her grandfather and step-grandmother.

3a.  1880 Census (indexed at FamilySearch.org; page image online at Ancestry.com, Image #11 of 20):  Marion Twp., Fayette Co., OH, Roll 1014, p. 552C, PN 11, SD 5, ED 55, enumerated 16 Jun 1880, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1880 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen).  This enumerator did not use dwelling and family numbers, so you just have to guess where one household ends and the next begins.¤
1880:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see
What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
3 4 5 6 8 9 10 13 21 23 24 25 26
Strope Lafayette W M 35 Husband   / Farmer     O Penn O
   "   Hester W F 45 Wife   / House Keeper     O Va O
   "   Charles W M 12 Son /     /   O " "
   "   Nancy W F 11 Dau /     / / O " "
   "   Clary W F  9 Dau /     /   O " "
   "   Mary W F  9 Dau /     /   O " "
   "   William W M  6 Dau /     /   O " "
   "   Inus W F  4 Dau /         O " "

3b.  1880 Census (indexed at FamilySearch.org; page image online at Ancestry.com, Image #10 of 20):  Marion Twp., Fayette Co., OH, Roll 1014, p. 551B, PN 10, SD 5, ED 55, enumerated 14 Jun 1880, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1880 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen).  This enumerator did not use dwelling and family numbers, so you just have to guess where one household ends and the next begins.¤
1880:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see
What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
3 4 5 6 8 9 13 21 24 25 26
Strope William W M 75 Husband   Farmer   Penn Penn Penn
   "   Eliza W F 59 Wife   House Keeper   O O O
   "   Dora W F 18 Dau / House Keeper / O    
Powell Geo W M 18 Servt / Farm Hand / O O O
Dora is William's granddaughter.  George POWELL also shows up as a farm hand in the household of William's son, Marion STROPE.

4.  1890 Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

5.  R.S. Dill.  1881.  History of Fayette County, together with Historic Notes on the Northwest, and the State of Ohio.  Odell & Mayer, Publ., Dayton, OH (online at Genealogy.com; Borderbund CD-450):
p. 911
MARION TOWNSHIP...

LAFAYETTE STROPE.

Lafayette Strope, farmer, is a son of William Strope, and was born in this township, March 17, 1845, where [he] has since lived.  He was married, August 5, 1863, to Ann, daughter of Richard Bates, who bore him one child, Dora, and died in November, 1864, a consistent member of the Christian Church.  In April, 1868, he married Essa, daughter of Hezekiah Brown.  This union resulted in six children: Charles, Nancy, Clara, Mary E., William, and Inez.  Mrs. Strope is a member of the New Holland Christian Church.

Mr. Strope is a member of New Holland Lodge, F. & A. M.  In August, 1862, he enlisted in Company K, 90th O.V.I., and was with the regiment until the battle of Murfreesboro, when he came home on a sick furlogh, remained about three weeks, then returned and served til March, 1863, when he received an honorable discharge.  He is a Republican and has served as school director of his district about ten years.

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