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Joshua STROUP
Maria ZENT
Elizabeth Ellen __?__
Husband:  Joshua STROOP / STROUP / STROOPE
Birth:  6 Mar 1813, VA [now WV]
Death:  9 Apr 1884, Benton Twp., Hocking Co., OH
Disposition:  buried Mt. Zion (St. John's) Cemetery, Hocking Co., OH
Occupation:  farmer
Father probablyHenry STROUP / STROOP
Mother probablyNancy __?__
Marriage-1:  20 Aug 1837, Marion Co., OH
Wife:  Maria / Mariah ZENT
Birth:  1816/7, OH
Occupation:  homemaker
Probable Brother:  George Dorsey ZENT (c1825-1850s)
Probable Father:  John ZENT (1791-1867)
Probable Mother:  Elizabeth DORSEY (1798-1877)
Marriage-2:
Wife:  Elizabeth Ellen __?__
Birth:  10 Feb 1832, OH
Death:  14 Apr 1899, Benton Twp., Hocking Co., OH
Disposition:  buried Mt. Zion (St. John's) Cemetery, Hocking Co., OH
Occupation:  homemaker
Child with Maria ZENT:
1.  Elizabeth "Lizzie" STROUP, b. 19 May 1838, Gilead Twp., Marion [now Morrow] Co., OH
Children with Elizabeth Ellen:
-
Other probable kin:
.  William VANATI / VANNATI / VANNATTA / VAN NATTA, b. 1831/2, OH
.  Allen TENT [ZENT?], b. 1841/2, OH
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Ohio, Virginia, West Virginia

Sources:

1a.  Marriage Record:.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service:  IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
Joshua STROUP
Spouse: Maria LENT
Marriage: 20 Aug 1837, Marion, Ohio
Source: Marriage Records, 1824-1964. Ohio. Probate Court (Marion County)

1b.  Allen L. Potts.  Marion County, Ohio, Probate Court Marriage Records, Vols. I-XII, 1824-1902 (online at Heritage Pursuit):
Stroup, Joshua Zent, Mariah 8/20/1837 JP Hugh McClua

2.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #9 of 14; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1840 OH Marion [now Morrow] Co. Gilead Twp. pp. 144B-145A Ln. 10 Stroup Joshua 000 010 - 100 010 0100000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 20-29 1810-1820 = Joshua (b. 1812/3)
1 female 4 or under 1835-1840 = Elizabeth (b. 1837)
1 female 20-29 1810-1820 = Maria (b. 1816/7)
1 person employed in agriculture
Listed next to John ZENT (æ 40-50), who is next to George ZENT (æ 20-30).

3.  1850 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #22-23 of 30):  Canaan Twp., Morrow Co., OH, Roll M432_716 (Book 1), pp. 373B-374B, 350/352, enumerated 27 Jul 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Joshua Stroop 37 M   Farmer   Va
Maria Stroop 33 F       O
Elizabeth Stroop 13 F       O
William Vanati 18 M       O
Allen Tent  6 M       O
Also in Morrow County:  Joshua's presumed father, Henry STRUPE / STROOP, who is listed three households from the John & Elizabeth (DORSEY) ZENT family, with whom three VANNATI children are living.

4.  1860 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #24-25 of 34):  South Bloomingville P.O., Benton Twp., Hocking Co., OH, Roll M653_988, pp. 58A-58B PN 115-116, 815/802, enumerated 13 Jul 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Joshua Stroope 50 M   com Laborer   150 Ohio
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Ellen      " 48 F         Ohio
Elizabeth  " 21 F         "

5.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #7 of 37):  Logan P.O., Benton Twp., Hocking Co., OH, Roll M593_1223, p. 379A, PN 7, 54/54, enumerated 30 Jun 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Stroop Joshua 57 M W Farmer 600 500 Virginia
______ Elizabeth 58 F W Keeping House     Ohio

6.  1880 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #26 of 33 indexed "John Stroop"):  Benton Twp., Hocking Co., OH, Roll T9_1033 (Book 2), p. 13B, PN 26, SD 4, ED 59, enumerated 22/23 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 10 13 22 23 24 25 26
240 258 Stroope Joshua W M 66   / Farmer / / OH OH OH
    _______ Ellen W F 44 Dau / keeping house     " " "
Someone has written over every entry on the page in a darker pen.  I could just make out that the enumerator had originally written "Stroope Joshua," then it was over-written with "Stroop John."  Joshua was born in VA, not OH.  Ellen is his wife, not his daughter, and she should be 68, not 44.

7.  1890 Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

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