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Phoebe BUNTS
Mary Elizabeth STRAYER
Husband:  Moses STROUP
Birth:  16 Sep 1820, Hemlock Twp., Columbia Co., PA
Occupation:  farmer
Death:  aft. 1880 census
Father:  (Johann) Andrew STROUP
Mother:  Susanna CARL
Marriage-1:  5 Feb 1841, Trumbull Co., OH
Wife:  Phoebe [I. or F. or Jane] BUNTS / BUNCE
Birth:  1823/4, Colchester, Delaware Co., NY
Death:  bef. Sep 1868, IL — presumably in Iroquois Co., IL
Occupation:  homemaker
Father:  Conrad BUNTS
Mother:  Elizabeth WILLIAMS
Marriage-2:  13 Sep 1868, La Salle Co., IL
Wife-2:  Mary Elizabeth STRAYER
Birth:  21 Apr 1822, Fairfield Co., OH
Death:  27 Dec 1906, Loda, Iroquois Co., IL
Occupation:  homemaker
Other Spouse:  m1. 17 Sep 1848, Fountain Co., IN, Thomas SPICEARD [SPICARD / SPICKARD] (1827-1855)
Other Children:  Napoleon B. SPICEARD (1849->1930); Mary E. SPICEARD (1852->1900)
Father:  Jacob STRAYER (1796-1869)
Mother:  Elizabeth HARMON (c1803-1883)
Children with Phoebe BUNTS:
— born in Jackson Twp., Trumbull [now Mahoning] Co., OH:
1.  Susanna / Susan Nancy STROUP, b. 1844/5

— born in Jackson Twp., Trumbull Co., OH:
2.  Amanda M. STROUP, b. Apr/May 1850
3.  Aaron Dudley STROUP, b. 1853 
4.  Ann STROUP, b. 1854/5
5.  Mary STROUP, b. 1856/7
6.  Lois STROUP, b. 1860

— born in La Salle Co., IL:
7.  Sarah J. STROUP, b. 1861/2
8.  John W. STROUP, b. 1865/6 

Children with Mary Elizabeth STRAYER:
[apprently none]
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Illinois, Indiana, New York, Ohio

Sources (n.b., Mahoning Co. was formed in 1846 from Columbiana and Trumbull Cos.; Pigeon Grove Twp., was formed from Loda Twp. in 1875):

1a.  Anon.  1966.  Marriage Index:  Ohio, 1789-1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-400):
Stroup, Moses Bunts, Phebe F. 5 Feb 1841 Trumbull Co.

1b.  Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763–1900:
STRANK, Moses SPICER, Mary (Mrs) 09/13/1868 v. 1, p. 11 Lic#257 La Salle Co.

2.  1850 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #18 of 27):  Jackson Twp., Sub Div 95, Mahoning Co., OH, p. 504A, 754/754, enumerated 28 Aug 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤•
Moses Stroup 29 M Farmer 1000 Pa
Pheby I  " 26 F     Del
Susan N  "  5 F     O
Amanda M " 3/12 F     "
Living next door to Moses's parents, Andrew & Susanna (CARL) STROUP

3.  1860 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #5 of 26 — indexed "Strauss," and rightly so):  Canfield P.O., Jackson Twp., Mahoning Co., OH, Roll 1005 (Book 1), p. 321B, PN 122, 903/939, enumerated 30 Jun 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤•
Moses Strauƒ 40 M   Farmer 1700 400 Pa
Phebe 38 F         Del
Nancy 15 F         O
Amanda 10 F         "
Dudley  7 M         "
Ann  5 F         "
Mary  3 F         "

4.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #35 of 49):  Oakalla P.O., Town of Loda, Loda Twp., Iroquois Co., IL, Roll M593_231, p. 355A, PN 35, 477/465, enumerated 20 Aug 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤•
Stroup Moses 50 M W Farmer 4000 150 Penn
______ Mary 44 F W Keeps house     Ohio
______ Aaron 16 M W works on farm     "
______ Ann 14 F W       "
______ Mary 12 F W       "
______ Lois 10 F W       "
______ Sarah  8 F W       Ill
______ John  4 M W       "

5.  1880 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #10 of 17):  Pigeon Grove Twp., Iroquois Co., IL, Roll T9_214, p. 335B, PN 10, SD 5, ED 140, enumerated 9 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
70 70 Stroup Moses W M 59     / Farmer   PA PA PA
    ______ Mary W F 57 Wife   / Keeping House   OH PA OH
    ______ Sarah J W F 18 Dau /       IL PA NY
    ______ John W W M 15 Son /     / IL PA NY
New York may be correct if Phoebe was born in Delaware Co., NY, not DE, as said by one secondary source.

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

7.  Messages posted to the Stroup Family Genealogy Forum (online at GenForum.com).  See especially a thread beginning with Message #802.  Posters state that the BUNTS family moved from NY to OH ca. 1820 and never lived in DE.

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

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