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Bertha __?__
Husband:  Jonah "Jonie" STROUP
Birth:  25 Nov 1899, GA either in Bartow Co., GA, or Polk Co., GA
Death:  Feb 1965
Last Residence:  Cedartown, Polk Co., GA
Occupation:  farm laborer
Father:  Aaron STROUP
Mother:  Mary Elizabeth COLEMAN
Marriage:  ca. 1923
Wife:  Bertha __?__
Birth:  1905/6, GA
Occupation:  homemaker
Parents:  born in GA
Children born in Youngs Dist., Polk Co., GA:
1.  Katherine STROUP, b. 1923/4; m. Mr. BAILEY
2.  Luther B. STROUP, b. 12 Apr 1926; d. 2 Nov 1997; last residence Cedartown, Polk Co., GA
3.  Lillian STROUP, b. Oct 1928; m. Mr. ARING
4.  Jonah STROUP, Jr., b. aft. 1930 census
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1.  Marriage Record:

2.  1920 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  can't find.

3.  1930 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #5 of 20 indexed "Joseph Stroup"):  Ammores Spring Road, Youngs Dist., Polk Co., GA, Roll 381 (Book 1), p. 204A, SN 3A, Ed 117-15, SD 1, enumerated 7 Apr 1930, official enumeration date 1 Apr 1930 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1930:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 24 25 26 27 28 30
* 39 39 Stroup Jonah Head R $4 N M W 29 M 21 N Y GA GA GA Y Farm Laborer General Farm W Y N
    ______ Bertha Wife       F W 24 M 18 N Y GA GA GA Y None        
    ______ Katherine Dau       F W  6 S   N   GA GA GA   None        
    ______ Luther Son       M W 4 2/12 S   N   GA GA GA   None        
    ______ Lillean Dau       F W 1 5/12 S   N   GA GA GA   None        
*Ammores Spring Road
Listed between Jonah's brother, Russell B. STROUP, and his married sister, Laura (STROUP) TANNER.

4.  SSDI:  Social Security Death Index (online at RootsWeb.com):
Name Birth Death Last Residence SSN Issued Post-em
Jonie STROUP 25 Nov 1899 _ Feb 1965 30125 (Cedartown, Polk, GA) 252-18-8868 GA -
Luther STROUP 12 Apr 1926 2 Nov 1997 (V) 30125 (Cedartown, Polk, GA) 260-22-8636 GA Yes
(V) = (Verified) Report verified with a family member or someone acting on behalf of a family member.

5.  Polk County Georgia Obituaries 1997: from the Cedartown Standard (online at the Polk County GAGenWeb site; submitted by Wendell Stephens):
Luther B. Stroup, 71, passed away Sunday, Nov. 2, 1997 at his residence.  Mr. Stroup was born April 12, 1926 in Polk County.  He was a retired cab driver. Surviving are: three sons Dennis L. Stroup and Tommy Durden, both of Cedartown, and Franklin Langley of Rome; daughter, Beverly Parker of Rome; brother, Jonah Stroup, Jr., of Rome; two sisters, Katherine Bailey and Lillian Aring, both of Cedartown; seven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Graveside services were held Tuesday, Nov. 4, at 2 p.m., at the Northview Cemetery, with the Rev. Billy Thomas officiating.  The Gammage Funeral Home had charge of the arrangements.
Who was his wife?!  How can Luther STROUP have sons surnamed DURDEN and LANGLEY?  Were they adopted?

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