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Samuel Tilden STROUP
Edith Laura YOCUM
Husband:  Samuel Tilden STROUP
Birth:  5 Sep 1876, Mt. Pleasant Twp., Columbia Co., PA
Death:  Aug 1956, Mallard, Palo Alto Co., IA
Disposition:  buried Rush Lake Cemetery, near Mallard, Palo Alto Co., IA
Military Service:  World War I
Father:  Jacob STROUP
Mother:  Marjorie Ellen __?__
Migration:  1907, to Pocahontas, Pocahontas Co., IA
Migration:  1914, to Palo Alto Co., IA
Migration:  1917, to Webb, Clay Co., IA
Wife:  Edith Laura YOCUM
Birth:  22 Sep 1885, Lee Co., IL
Death:  2 Apr 1951, Mallard, Palo Alto Co., IA
Disposition:  buried Rush Lake Cemetery, IA
Father:  Manuel / Emmanuel / Emanuel Richard YOCUM, b. Mar 1859, PA
Mother:  Ada Burbinia HAYCOCK
  1.  Erma L. STROUP, b. 22 Jan 1902, IA; m. Harry LEVERNE, Sr.
  2.  Harry Richard STROUP, b. 6 Jul 1903, West Brooklyn, IL; d. 14 Dec 1954
  3.  Warren LeRoy STROUP, b. 26 Jul 1905, Compton, Lee Co., IL
  4.  Geneva Lillian STROUP, b. 10 Dec 1907, Pocahontas, IA; d. 4 Feb 1972, Webb, Clay Co., IA; m. 27 Nov 1934, Emmetsburg, IA, John Harm JULIFF
  5.  George Clayton STROUP, b. 9 Mar 1910, IA; d. 1958
  6.  Beulah M. STROUP, b. 18 Feb 1912, Pocahontas, IA; d. 21 Aug 1983, Storm Lake, IA; m. 27 Sep 1933, Ralph WALTERS
  7.  Katherine Harriet STROUP, b. 21 May 1914, IA; d. 14 May 1982; m. Claude WELLS
  8.  Mary Arminta Fern STROUP, b. 28 Sep 1916, Rush Lake Twp., Curlew Co., IA; d. 2 Jul 1983, Buena Bista Co., IA; m. 21 Nov 1945, Oliver ARONSON
  9.  Norman Dale STROUP, b. 23 Dec 1920, IA; d. 1967
10.  Robert Kenneth STROUP, b. 13 Sep 1922, IA; m. Delores BISENHOLTZ
11.  Ivan Dean STROUP, b. 7 Jan 1925, IA; d. Apr 1949; m. Darlene CLEVELAND
12.  June Ione STROUP, b. 1 Jun 1926, IA; d. Dec 1991; m. Milton HOUGH
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1.  Marriage Record:

2.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service:  IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
Edith Laura YOCUM
Birth: 25 Sep 1885, Lee, Illinois
Death: 1951
Father: Emmanuel R. YOCUM; Ada Burbinia HAYCOCK
Source: patron submission

3.  1900 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Can't find Samuel; he may be in transit.  (He's not the one in Northumberland Co., PA, who is son of Philip STROUP.)  Edith YOCUM (æ 14, b. Sep 1885, IL) is living in West Brooklyn, Brooklyn Twp., Lee Co., IL (p. 62B), with her father, Manuel YOCUM (æ 48, b. Mar 1859, PA) and step-mother, plus siblings.

4.  1910 Center twp pocahontas co IA

5.  1920 Booth Twp Palo Alto Co IA

6.  1930 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #3 of 12):  Herdland Twp., Clay Co., IA, Roll 648 (Book 2), p. 160A, SN 2A, ED 21-10, 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).
3 4 5 6 7 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 24 25 26 27 28 30 31 32
24 24 Stroup Sam T Head R Y M W 53 M 25 N Y PA Ger PA Y Farmer General Farm O Y Y WW 20
    ______ Edith L Wife     F W 45 M 16 N Y IL PA PA Y None            
    ______ George C Son     M W 20 S   Y Y IA PA IL Y None            
    ______ Beulah M Dau     F W 18 S   Y Y IA PA IL Y None            
    ______ Katherine H Dau     F W 16 S   Y Y IA PA IL Y None            
    ______ Mary F Dau     F W 13 S   Y Y IA PA IL Y None            
    ______ Dale N Son     M W  9 S   Y   IA PA IL   None            
    ______ Robert K Son     M W  7 S   Y   IA PA IL   None            
    ______ Evan D Son     M W  5 S   N   IA PA IL   None            
    ______ June I Dau     F W 3 10/12 S   N   IA PA IL   None            
Listed next to son, Warren L. STROUP.

World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.  Microfilm Series M1509 (4277 rolls), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC (card images and index online at Ancestry.com):
Roll | Serial No. | Order No: 1643218 | _ | A62?
Name: Samuel Tilden Stroup
Permanent Home Address: Mallard, Palo Alto, Iowa
Age in Years | Date of Birth: 42 | Sept. 5, 1876
Race: White
U.S. Citizen: Native Born
Present Occupation: Laborer
Employer's Name: J.C. Schluttenhoffe
Place of Employment: Mallard, Palo Alto, Iowa
Nearest Relative: Name: Mrs. Edith Stroup
Nearest Relative: Address: Mallard, Palo Alto, Iowa
Signature: Samuel Tilden Stroup
Height (tall, medium, short): Medium
Build (slender, medium, stout): Medium
Color of Eyes | Color of Hair: blue | gray
Physically Disabled: No
Date of Registration: Sept. 12, 1918
Draft Board: Emmetsburg, Palo Alto County, Iowa

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