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Henry STROOP, Sr.
Magdalene __?__
Husband:  Henry STROOPE / STROOP, Sr. 
Birth based on census:  1775/6, VA
Birth said to be:  1776
Death based on census:  1850-60
Death said to be:  19 Jul 1859, Highland Co., OH
Occupation:  farmer
Father:  William STROOP II
Mother:  Anna Maria HATZENBUHLER
Marriage:
Wife:  Magdalene __?__
Birth based on census:  1770-80
Birth said to be:  1771
Death based on census:  1840-50
Death said to be:  30 Oct 1846, Highland Co., OH
Occupation:  homemaker
Children born in VA, possibly in Shenandoah Co., VA:
.  (Son A) STROOP, b. 1804-1810
.  (Son B) STROOP, b. 1804-1810
.  (Son C) STROOP, b. 1810-20
.  Rebecca STROOP, b. ca. 1810
.  Elizabeth STROOP, b. ca. 1815
.  Henry STROOP, Jr., b. 1819/20
Grandchildren(?):
Morgan STROOP/STROUPE, b. 23 Apr 1833, Highland Co., OH 
.  Melissa STROOP, b. 1846-48, OH
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Ohio, Virginia

Sources:

1.  Marriage Record:

2.  1800 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  can't find, but the 1800 Virginia census was destroyed.

3.  1810 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  can't find, but my search was not exhaustive.

4.  1820 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #11 of 13; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1820 VA Shenandoah Co. Isabella Furnace* Roll M33/138 p. 28/163B Ln. 13 Henry Stroop 220010-20210-0-100 no slaves
These data indicate:
No. & Sex  Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
2 males 9 or under 1810-1820 = Henry Jr. (b. 1819/20)
= Son C
2 males 10-15 1804-1810 = Son B
= Son A
1 male 26-44 1775-1794 = Henry (b. 1775/6)
2 females 9 or under 1810-1820 = Elizabeth (b. ca. 1815)
= Rebecca (b. ca. 1810)
1 female 16-25 1794-1804 = Daughter A
1 female 26-44 1775-1794 = Magdalene (b. 1770s)
1 person engaged in agriculture
*I don't see anything on the census pages indicating the location beyond just Shenandoah County.
Listed one line below George STROOP (list is not alphabetical). 

5.  1830 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #101-102 of 126; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1830 VA Shenandoah Co. Western Dist. Roll M19_200 p. 143 Ln. 3 Stroup Henry 101 010 010 - 100 111 010 no slaves
These data indicate:
No. & Sex  Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 4 or under 1825-1830 = grandson?
1 male 10-14 1815-1820 = Henry Jr. (b. 1819/20)
1 male 20-29 1800-1810 = Son A or B
1 male 50-59 1770-1780 = Henry Sr. (b. 1775/6)
1 female 4 or under 1825-1830 = granddaughter?
1 female 15-19 1810-1815 = Elizabeth (b. ca. 1815)
1 female 20-29 1800-1810 = Rebecca (b. ca. 1810)
1 female 30-39 1790-1800 = Daughter A
1 female 50-59 1770-1780 = Magdalene (b. 1771) 

6.  1840 Census Index and Digital Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #9-10 of 14; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1840 OH Highland Co. Madison Twp. Roll 403 pp. 29B-30A Ln. 29 Henry Stroop Sr 000 010 001 - 000 020 001 0200000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 20-29 1810-1820 = Henry Jr. (b. 1819/20)
1 male 60-69 1770-1780 = Henry Sr. (b. 1775/6)
2 females 20-29 1810-1820 = Elizabeth (b. 1815/6)
= Rebecca (b. 1813/4)
1 female 60-69 1770-1780 = Wife
2 persons employed in agriculture

7.  1850 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #26 of 28 mis-indexed as being on p. 158):  Madison Twp., Highland Co., OH, Roll 694, p. 157B, 1590/1593, enumerated 5 Oct 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Henry Stoop 30 M   Farmer   Va
Rebecca   " 36 F       "
Elizabeth " 34 F       "
Henry     " 74 M   none   "
Morgan    " 17 M   Farmer   O
Melissa   "  3 F       "
Rebecca and Elizabeth appear to be lying about their ages.  Morgan and Melissa are probably grandchildren of the elder Henry.

8.  1860 Census Index/Images (online at Genealogy.com, Image #29 of 32):  Greenfield P.O., Madison Twp., Highland Co., OH, Roll 986 (Book 1), p. 110A, PN 220, 1622/1605, enumerated 30 Jun 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Henry Stroupe 40 M   farmer 2500 500 Va
Rebecca   " 42 F         "
Elizabeth " 41 F         "
Melissa   " 12 F         Ohio
Melissa is probably their niece.  Listed next to their probable nephew, Morgan STROUPE/STROOP

9.  1870 Census Index/Images (online at Genealogy.com, Image #36 of 84):  Greenfield P.O., Madison Twp., Highland Co., OH, Roll 1222 (Book 1), p. 216B, PN 36, 253/269, enumerated 30 Jul 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Stroops Henry 50 M W Farmer (disabled) 4200 1025 Virginia
_______ Betssy 52 F W Keeping house     Virginia
Listed next to their probable nephew, Morgan STROUPE/STROOP

10.  1880 Census (indexed at FamilySearch.org; page image online at Ancestry.com, Image #36 of 38):  Madison Twp., Highland Co., OH, Roll T9_1033 (Book 1), p. 437D, PN 36, SD 4, ED 48, enumerated 23 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 13 14 20 22 23 24 25 26
331 345 Stroup Henry W M 55   /   Rheumatism / / / VA VA VA
    ______ Elizabeth W F 57 Sister / Keeps House     / / VA VA VA
The tick in Column 9 indicates that Henry and Elizabeth are both "single," that is, that they are neither divorced nor widowed, so had never married.  Listed two lines from their apparent nephew, Morgan STROUP/STROOP

11.  1890 Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

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

13.  Rinda Lynn Ferguson.  Ancestors of Billy Gene FERGUSON.  FamilyTreeMaker.com User Pages.

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