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Matthew Wallace STROUP
Elizabeth WILSON
Barbara BLACK
Husband:  Matthew Wallace STROUP
Birth:  5 Dec 1807, Hoyle's Creek, Lincoln Co., NC
Death:  1 Jul 1858, Gaston Co., NC
Disposition:  buried Mt. Zion Church Cemetery, Cherryville, Gaston Co., NC
Father:  Daniel STROUP
Mother:  Mary GOODSON
Marriage-1 (date is that of marriage bond):  21 Apr 1829, Lincoln Co., NC
Wife-1:  Elizabeth WILSON
Birth:  7 Dec 1809, Lincolnton, Lincoln Co., NC
Death:  18 Sep 1845, Gaston Co., NC
Disposition:  buried Mt. Zion Church Cemetery, Cherryville, Gaston Co., NC
Marriage-2:  21 Sep 1846, Lincoln Co., NC
Wife-2:  Barbara BLACK
Birth:  22 May 1822
Death:  20 Mar 1890
Disposition:  buried Mt. Zion Church Cemetery, Cherryville, Gaston Co., NC
Children with Elizabeth WILSON:
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Children with Barbara BLACK born in Gaston Co., NC:
1.  John Moses Calhoun STROUP, b. 1846/7
2.  Mary Elvirah STROUP, b. 1847/8
3.  Lyra STROUP, b. 1850/1
4.  Esther Rebecca STROUP, b. 1852/3
5.  Matthew Wallace STROUP, Jr., b. 1853/4 or May 1852
6.  Sarah STROUP, b. 1855/6
7.  Isabella Amanda STROUP, b. 1856/7
8.  Ephraim Daniel STROUP, b. 8 Nov 1857
Other Kin:
.  Mary E. STROUP, b. 1822/3, NC
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, North Carolina

Sources (n.b., Gaston Co. was formed from Lincoln Co. in 1846):

1.  Jordan R. Dodd, ed.  1993.  KY, NC, TN, VA, WV Marriages:  Early to 1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-229):
Stroup, Matthew Wilson, Elizabeth 21 Apr 1829 Lincoln Co.
Stroup, Matthew Black, Barbara 21 Sep 1846 Lincoln Co.

2.  1830 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #213 of 214; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1830 NC Lincoln [now Gaston] Co. Roll 122 p. 261 Ln. 2 Matthew Stroup 000 010 - 000 010
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 20-29 1800-1810 = Matthew (b. 1807)
1 female 20-29 1800-1810 = Elizabeth (b. 1809)

3.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #48-49 of 139 name pages follow the numerical pages; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1840 NC Lincoln [now Gaston] Co. Upper Regiment Militia Roll 364 pp. 52A-52B Ln. 11 Mathew Stroup 000 001 - 000 110 0100000 no slaves
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 30-39 1800-1810 = Matthew (b. 1807) 
1 female 15-19 1820-1825 = Mary STROUP (b. 1822/3)
1 female 20-29 1810-1820 = Elizabeth (b. 1809)
1 person employed in agriculture
Elizabeth is fibbing about her age.  The teenage girl is possibly the Mary STROUP who is with them in 1850. 

4.  1850 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #94 of 145):  Gaston Co., NC, Roll M432_630, p. 438A, 683/683, enumerated 28 Oct 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Mathew Stroup 42? M   Farmer 500  
Barbra 30? F        
Mary E 27 F        
John M  3 M        
Elvirah?  2 M        
John Stroup  1 M        
Noah Mauney? 83 M        
Who is Mary?  She's too old to be Matthew's daughter.  They had two sons named John?

5.  1860 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #14-15 of 182):  White Pine P.O., Gaston Co., NC, Roll M653_898, pp. 7B-8A, PN 14-15, 122/102, enumerated 15 Jun 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Barbra Stroup 37 F   Farmer 800 347 "
Mary      " 12 F         "
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John Stroup 11 M         "
Lyra     "  9 F         "
Esther   "  7 F         "
Mathew   "  6 M         "
Sarah    "  4 F         "
Isabella "  3 F         "
Ephraim  "  2 M         "

6.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #29 of 51):  Cherryville P.O., Cherryville Twp., Gaston Co., NC, Roll M593_1138, p. 669A, PN 29, 229/229, enumerated 16 Aug 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Stroup Barbara 45 F W Keeping house 800 600 NC
   "   Mary 23 F W Farmer     "
   "   John 22 M W Farmer     "
   "   Isabella 15 F W at Home     "
   "   Ephraim 13 F W Farmer     "
Can't find son, Matthew.

7.  1880 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #7 of 48 indexed "Shoup"):  Cherryville Twp., Gaston Co., NC, Roll T9_964, p. 4C, PN 7, SD 3, ED 85, enumerated 5 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 11 13 22 23 24 25 26
60 64 Stroup Barbara W F 58     / House keeper   / NC NC NC
    ______ Ephraim W M 22 Son /   Farmer   / NC NC NC
    ______ Jane W F 21 Dau-in-law /     / / NC NC NC

8.  1890 Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

9.  Stroup's of Cherryville, N.C.

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

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