|Death: ||Aug. 9, 1879|
Jacob SHOUP emigrated from Wurttemberg, Germany, on the 4th day of July, 1834, to America. His family consisted of his wife and one son. No passenger lists are available prior to 1850 as they were lost during WWII per a German friend of Sherlocks Cousin.
1850 Census-Donegal, Butler, PA: Jacob was a farmer. Jacob 44 & Catherine 48. Catherine Myers 8 (don't know who this is), John Schoup 21, George Schoup 15, Catharine Schoup 10, Mary Schoup 7. Surname was a variation of today's Shoup.
Wife, Mary, died in 1858. Jacob remarries on 12 Nov 1860 in Butler County to Sabina Biederman.
1 Sep 1876 - Becomes a Naturalized Citizen of the US. Denounced the King of Wurttemburg. Last name was written as Shoop, but he didn't sign the document.
NOTE: Jan 2012, Newly released church records shows name was Jakob SCHAUPP.
Mary Catherine Guenther Shoup (1801 - 1858)*
Sabina Biederman Schaup (1809 - 1877)*
John Shoup (1829 - 1894)*
George Shoup (1835 - 1918)*
Catherine Shoup Oesterling (1839 - 1918)*
Anna Mary Shoup Smith (1842 - 1888)*
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Plot: St. Mark's - Section 2
Maintained by: Sherlocks Cousin
Originally Created by: Me
Record added: Apr 17, 2011
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