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Margaret PULSE
Husband:  James T. STROUP
Birth:  11 Aug 1827 or 11 Apr 1826, Highland Co., OH
Death:  1885, Rooks Co., KS
Occupation:  farmer
Military Service:  Civil War:  (26 Aug 1862 - 26 Jun 1863) Pvt., Co. A, 89th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Office:  1871 and 1872, Member, Board of Commissioners, Rooks Co., OH
Office:  1871 and 1872, Trustee, Farmington Twp., Rooks Co., OH
Office:  1872 thru 1882, Postmaster, Rockport, Rooks Co., KS
Father:  William W. STROUP
Mother:  Elizabeth THOMPSON
Marriage:  8 Nov 1849, Highland Co., OH
Migration:  1867, to Holt Co. MO; 1870/71, to Atchison Co., MO; May 1871, to Rooks Co., KS
Wife:  Margaret PULSE
Birth:  1832, Liberty Twp., Highland Co., OH
Death:  1885, Rooks Co., KS
Occupation:  homemaker
Father:  George W. PULSE
Mother:  Eliza BONWELL
born in Dodson Twp., Highland Co., OH:
1.  Amanda STROUP, b. 1851/2
2.  Charles STROUP, b. 1854/5
3.  Elmore / Elmer STROUP, b. 1857/8
4.  Franklin / Frank / Francis STROUP, b. 1858/9
5.  George W. STROUP, b. 1865/6

born in Farmington Twp., Rooks Co., KS:
6.  Oscar STROUP, b. 1873/4

These two died in infancy:
.  Lizzie STROUP
.  James R. STROUP

Adopted Child:
.  [Margaret] "Maggie" BATTALION

Said to have adopted her 15 Dec 1877, so where is she in the 1880 census?

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1.  Anon.  1966.  Marriage Index:  Ohio, 1789-1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-400):
Stroup, James Pulse, Margaret 8 Nov 1849 Highland Co.

2.  1850 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #11 of 31):  Dodson Twp., Dist. 14, Highland Co., OH, p. 270B/540, 850/850, enumerated 16 Aug 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
James Stroup 23 M   Farmer   O
Margaret " 17 F       "
Living next door to William STROUP.

3.  1860 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #17 of 38):  Dodsonville P.O., Dodson Twp., Highland Co., OH, p. 66A, PN 132, 951/931, enumerated 18 Jun 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
James Stroupe 29 M   Farmer 1200 400 Ohio
Margaret  " 27 F         "
Amanda    "  8 F         "
Charles   "  5 M         "
Elmore    "  2 M         "
Franklin  "  1 M         "
Listed next to Michael STROUP, who is next to Widow Ann STROUP, who is next to Simon STROUP, who is next to Harvey STROUP.

4.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #15 of 23):  North Point P.O., Clay Twp., Holt Co., MO, Roll M593_779, p. 121A, PN 15, 97/94, enumerated 18 Jul 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Stroup James T 42 M W Farmer 1800 1000 Ohio
______ Margaret 40 F W Keeping house     Ohio
______ Charles 16 M W       Ohio
______ Elmer 13 M W       Ohio
______ Frank 10 M W       Ohio
______ George  4 M W       Ohio

5.  1880 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #8 of 12):  Farmington [Twp.], Rooks Co., KS, Roll T9_395, p. 412C, PN 19, SD 3, ED 263, enumerated 17 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
217 231 Stroup James T W M 54     / Farming   OH PA KY
    ______ Margret W F 51 Wife   / Keeping house   OH VA KY
    ______ Francis W M 22 Son /   Clerk in Store   OH OH OH
    ______ George W W M 13 Son /   Works on farm / OH OH OH
    ______ Osker W M  6 Son /       KS OH OH

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

7.  1900 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  not found.

8.  William G. Cutler.  1883.  History of the State of Kansas.  A.T. Andreas, Chicago, IL (Online at www.kancoll.org/books; extracted by Janel Carrasco): 
Rooks County, Part 3...
Biographical Sketches...

JAMES T. STROUP, farmer, Farmington Township, was born in Highland County, Ohio, April 11, 1826, where he lived as a farmer until 1867, when he moved to Holt County, Mo., where he engaged as a farmer for two years.  Then in March, 1869, he moved to Atchison County, Mo., where he lived and farmed until May, 1871, when he came to Rooks County, Kan., and homesteaded his present farm, where he has since been engaged as a farmer, and buying, selling and raising stock; also for the past three years has carried in a small way at his home farm, a stock of general merchandise.  Was married to Miss Margaret Pulse, November 8, 1849.  They have six children living, Amanda, Charles, Elmer, Frank, George and Oscar; two children died in infancy, Lizzie and James R. December 15, 1877, adopted Maggie Battalion, whose father is in the insane Asylum.  Was a member of the Board of County Commissioners on its organization in 1871 and 1872.  Was Trustee of Farmington Township in 1871 and 1872. Enlisted in Co. A, Eighty-ninth Ohio Volunteer Infantry as a private, August 26, 1862; discharged June 26, 1863, as a private, special order of the War Department, on pension roll; cause, hernia.  Was postmaster at Rockport, Rooks County, Kan., from 1872, until April 1882.

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

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