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Samuel C. STROUP
Anna E. WOLL
Husband:  Samuel C. STROUP
Birth:  Dec 1889, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA
Death:  1933, PA
Disposition:  buried Simeon Cemetery, Gratz, Dauphin Co., PA
Occupation:  coal miner
Father:  Stephen Charles STROUP
Mother:  Anna L. CLARK
Marriage:  1915
Wife:  Anna "Annie" E. WOLL
Birth:  Dec 1886, Tower City, Dauphin Co., PA
Death:  1945, PA
Occupation:  homemaker
Partner:  Mr. ROSE
Other Child:  Kenneth ROSE, b. 1900/1, PA
Father:  John WOLL, b. Mar 1858, Germany; immigrated 1863
Mother:  Maria __?__, b. Aug 1866, PA
Children:
born in PA, either in Schuylkill Co., PA, or Dauphin Co., PA:
1.  Orpha STROUP, b. Jul 1916
2.  Ruth STROUP, b. Nov 1919

born in Gratz, Dauphin Co., PA:
3.  Mark STROUP, b. 1922/3; m. Alma BROSIUS (3 Jul 1924 - Dec 1971), d/o Jay BROSIUS & Lydia WILLIER

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Sources:

1.  Marriage Record:

2.  1900 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Samuel C. STROUP (æ 11, b. Dec 1889, PA) is living in Salem, Salem Co., NJ, with his parents (q.v.).  Annie E. WOLL (æ 13, b. Dec 1886, PA) living in Johnstown, Porter Twp., Schuylkill Co., PA (p. 69A), with her parents, John WOLL (æ 42, b. Mar 1858, Germany; immigrated 1863) and Maria (æ 33, b. Aug 1866, PA), plus four siblings.  There is no other Ann/Anna/Annie WOLL in PA who is the right age and birthplace, much less location, to be the one who became our subject's wife.

3a.  1910 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  can't find Samuel (he's not with his parents).  Annie WOLL (æ 23, b. PA; marital status "D") is living in Remerton, Porter Twp., Schuylkill Co., PA (p. 62B), as a servant with the KNOUFF family; she must have been pregnant at the time if Kenneth ROSE is her son.  Widow Maria WOLL (æ 43, b. PA) is living in Orwin, Porter Twp., Schuylkill Co., PA (p. 47B), with five children and a grandson.

3b.  Pennsylvania Miracode Index, 1910.  NARA, Washington, DC (online at Ancestry.com):  can't find Samuel; other than the Annie WOLL in Schuylkill Co., PA, there is no other Ann/Anna/Annie WOLL in PA who comes close to being the right age, much less in a reasonable location, to be our subject's wife.

4.  1920 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #7 of 13):  Main Street, Gratz Borough, Dauphin Co., PA, Roll T625_1557, p. 104A, SN 4A, SD 12, ED 54, enumerated 20 Jan 1920, official enumeration date 1 Jan 1920 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1920:  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 7 9 10 11 12 16 17 18 19 21 23 25 26 27 28
* X 79 98 Stroup Samuel Head R M W 28 M   Y Y PA PA PA Y Miner Coal Mine W
      ______ Anna Wife   F W 32 M   Y Y PA PA PA Y None    
      ______ Orpha Dau   F W 3 5/12 S Y     PA PA PA   None    
      ______ Ruth Dau   F W 1/12 S       PA PA PA   None    
      Rose Kenneth Step-Son   M W  9 S Y     PA PA PA   None    
*Main Street

5.  1930 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #5 of 13 indexed "Strong"):  Market Street, Gratz Borough, Dauphin Co., PA, Roll 2026, p. 3A, SN 3A, ED 22-9, SD 19, enumerated 9 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
* 52 65 Stroup Samuel C Head R 15 N M W 40 M 26 N Y PA PA PA Y Miner Coal Mine W Y N
    ______ Annie Wife       F W 43 M 29 N Y PA PA PA Y None        
    ______ Orpha Dau       F W 13 S   Y Y PA PA PA Y None        
    ______ Ruth Dau       F W 10 S   Y Y PA PA PA Y None        
    ______ Mark Son       M W  7 S   Y   PA PA PA   None        
*Market Street
Annie may have married Samuel at the age of 29, but that cannot have been her age at first marriage if Kenneth was her son.

6.  SSDI:  Social Security Death Index (online at RootsWeb.com):
Name Birth Death Last Residence/Last Benefit SSN Issued Post-em
Alma STROUP 03 Jul 1924 Dec 1971 (not specified) 201-18-2181 PA Yes

7.  WorldConnect / Ancestry World Trees (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).  A file there references, "A History of Gratz, Northern Dauphin County, Pennsylvania," specifically, gives maiden name of Anna as WOLL and her mother as Maria.

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