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George STRAUB
Leah STEFFEN
Husband:  George STRAUB
Birth:  2 Apr 1844, Washington Twp., Union [now Snyder] Co., PA
Death:  5 Sep 1909
Father:  Isaac STRAUB
Mother:  Sophia WOODLING
Marriage:
Wife:  Leah STEFFEN
Birth:  ca. 17 Jun 1845, PA
Death (æ 46y 9m 18d):  4 Apr 1892
Disposition:  buried Ebenezer Cemetery, Washington Twp., Snyder Co., PA
Father:  Jacob STEFFEN
Mother:  Maria/Mary "Polly" __?__
Children born in Washington Twp., Snyder Co., PA:
1.  Albert STRAUB, b. 1864/5
2.  Jacob STRAUB, b. 1865/6
3.  Rebecca STRAUB, b. 1867/8
4.  Mary "Polly" STRAUB, b. 1869/70
5.  Richard STRAUB, b. ca. 18 Feb 1872; d.s.p. 13 Jan 1892; bur. Ebenezer Cem.
6.  Sarah "Sallie" STRAUB, b. 1873/4
7.  Newton STRAUB, b. 1874/5
8.  Elias STRAUB, b. 1876/7
9.  Ellen C. STRAUB, b. 1880
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Sources:

1.  Marriage Record:

2.  1870 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #28-29 of 39):  Freeburg P.O., Washington Twp., Snyder Co., PA, pp. 181B-182A, PN 28-29, enumerated 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 16 17 19
203 220 Steffen Jacob 63 M W Laborer 100 Penna     /
       "    Polly 64 F W Keeping house   " / /  
       "    Polly 18 F W     " / /  
       "    Kate 72 F W Keeping house   "   /  
  221 Stroup George 26 M W Laborer 100 "     /
       "   Leah 25 F W Keeping house   "   /  
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    Stroup Albert  5 M W     Penna      
       "   Jacob  4 M W     "      
       "   Rebecca  2 F W     "      
Jacob & Polly are Leah's parents.

3.  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 88C
  Relation Sex Marr Race Age Birthplace Occupation Fa Mo
George STROUP Self M M W 35 PA - - -
Leah STROUP Wife F M W 33 PA - - -
Jacob STROUP Son M S W 14 PA - - -
Rebecca STROUP Dau F S W 12 PA - - -
Polly STROUP Dau F S W 10 PA - - -
Richard STROUP Son M S W  8 PA - - -
Sallie STROUP Dau F S W  6 PA - - -
Newton STROUP Son M S W  5 PA - - -
Elias STROUP Son M S W  3 PA - - -
Ellen C. STROUP Dau F S W 4M PA - - -
Albert's a little young to be farmed out; he may have died.

4.  George W. Wagenseller.  1904.  Tombstone Inscriptions of Snyder County, Penna.  Wagenseller Publ., Middleburgh, PA (facsimile hard copies available from HigginsonBooks.com; online at the Snyder County PAGenWeb site):
p. 274 WASHINGTON TWP., EBENEZER CEMETERY...
p. 275 Straub, Leah, w of George, d Apr. 4, 1892, a 46 y 9 m 18 d.
Straub, Richard, son of George and Leah, d Jan. 13, 1892, a 19 y 10 m 26 d.

5.  Birthdate calculated using Ben Buckner's JavaScript Birthday Calculator.
Entered Result
 4 Apr 1892 18d  9m 46y 17 Jun 1845
13 Jan 1892 26d 10m 19y 18 Feb 1872
(Calculated birthdates should always be prefaced with "ca." you can't be certain the person who calculated their age did it correctly.)

6.  Email from Sarah Walk (24 Aug 2002).

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