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Notes for Stephen Monroe Northup:

The Family of Stephen Monroe Northup & Harriet Eliza Gilbert

Stephen M. Northup b. 1819 in Gallia Co., Ohio

1820 census Green Township, Gallia Co., OH, page 44
Hampton Northup 200102-10100-01
2 males over 45 (Hampton, age 38? and who?)
1 male 19-26 (??)
2 males under 10 (Joseph, age 6 & Stephen, age 1)
1 female 16-26 (Elizabeth, age 36?)
1 female under 10 (Jane, age 3)
1 person engaged in agriculture
Where are Polly, age 12 & Anna, age 11?

1826 - his father Hampton Northup died
December 22, 1829 - his mother Elizabeth was remarried to James McCall

1830

21 July 1831 P. 686 of Will books C & D: (from Joanne Galvin, Jokagal@aol.com)
Hampton Northup's Minors
Jane Northup age 15 next February and Joseph Northup age 17 last February chose James McCall guardian. McCall also appointed guardian to Stephen Northup born 25 Jan. 1819, Elenor Northup born 18 Feb. 1821, Sarah Northup born 4 March 1823 and Nancy Northup born May 1825.
Securities:
Samuel R. Holcomb and Giles Herrington

Apr. 12, 1836 Aldis Harrington vs. Stephen, Eleanor, Sarah and Nancy Northup (from Joanne Galvin, Jokagal@aol.com)
From "Abstracts of Gallia County Chancery Records, 1835-1852", page 3
Ch. 1, 39-42. . SEct. 13-5-15 which is Green Twp. Hampton E. Northup of Huntington died owning this land. Hampton had bought it from Daniel Northup Feb. 26, 1806. Elizabeth, widow of Hampton, remarried to James McCall. Heirs of Hampton, each entitled to one-eighth part were Polly, Anna who married Jesse Ingels, Joseph D., Jane, Stephen, Eleanor, Sarah, and Nancy Northup. Harrington of Huntington bought.

1840

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NORTHUP, STEPHEN
Spouse: GILBERT, HARRIET E. Marriage Date: 21 Dec 1843
County: Gallia State: OH

1850 census Harrison Twp., Gallia Co., OH page 99
#2656/2666
Stephen Northup, age 33, b. OH, farmer
Harriett, age 30, b. OH
Mary A., age 6, b. OH
Sarah, age 4, b. OH
Nancy, age 2, b. OH
Amanda, age 1, b. OH
Living one house away from Gilbert family (Harriett's parents & sister)

From manuscript sent from Marie Fox to Charles W. Northup (year? Latest date on descendant out line is 1942):
Stephen M. Northup moved to Iowa in the spring of 1853 and settled in Jefferson County near Abingdon. He also lived in Keokuk and Wapello Counties.

1856 state census Polk, Jefferson, Iowa
Stephen Northup, age 37, b. Ohio, Farmer
Harret Northup, age 36, b. Ohio
Mary A., age 11, b. Ohio
Elisabet E, age 10, b. Ohio
Missouri C., age 8, b. Ohio
Daniel T., age 7, b. Ohio
Abram G., age 5, b. Ohio
Syrus W., age 3, b. Ohio
Rachel N, age 1, b. Ohio

1860 census Lancaster Twp., Keokuk Co., IA July 31, 1860 page 1030
#2076/2081
S.M. Northup, age 40, b. OH, farmer, $800 real estate and $600 personal estate
Harriet E., age 41, b. OH
Mary A., age 15, b. OH
Elizabeth E., age 14, b. OH
Missouri, age 12, b. OH
Daniel F., age 11, b. OH
Abram G., age 9, b. OH
Cyrus W., age 8, b. OH
Matilda, age 7, b. IA
Charles, age 5, b. IA
Nancy, age 2, b. IA
V.W. Darling, age 22, male, occupation Miller, b. Vermont
Cyrus is not listed as blind although according to family papers he became blinded at age 8 or 9.

From manuscript sent from Marie Fox to Charles W. Northup:
He (Stephen M. Northup) enlisted for service in the Civil War in 1864 and served as Private in the 40th Iowa Volunteers Co. I until the close of the war. During his absence in service, the home was burned by Southern sympathizers. There were ten children, the youngest was about 3 at this time.

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Surname Given Name Middle Initial Company Unit Rank - Induction Rank - Discharge Notes Box # Extraction # Record #
Northrup Stephen M. I 40 Iowa Infantry. Private Private 000541 0020 00001029

1870 census Competine Twp, Wapello Co., IA page 104a
#87
Stephen N. Northup, age 51, farmer
Harriett, age 50, b. OH
Missouri, age 23, b. OH
Daniel, age 21, b. OH, Huckster
Abraham, age 19, b. OH, farm laborer
Cyrus, age 17, b. OH, blind
Matilda, age 15, b. IA
Charles, age 13, b. IA, farm laborer
Nancy, age 12, b. IA
Emma, age10, b. IA

From manuscript sent from Marie Fox to Charles W. Northup:
In 1874 he (Stephen M. Northup) moved with his family to Rooks Co., Kansas, where he homesteaded. There he resided until his death in 1903.

1880 United States Census Iowa, Rooks, Kansas Page Number 474A
Steven NORTHRUP Self M Male W 61 OH Farming VA MD
Harriet NORTHRUP Wife M Female W 60 OH House Keeping NY NY
Emma E. NORTHRUP Dau Female W 19 IA At Home OH OH
Nevada HORNISH Adopted Dau S Female W 12 IA At School OH OH
Cyrus NORTHRUP Self S Male W 27 OH Broom Making OH OH

1885 state census Lowell, Rooks Co., Kansas March 1, 1885
#66/75
S. M. Northup, age 66, b. Ohio, Farmer
Harriet Northup, age 65, b. Ohio
#67/76
John M. Hornish, age 44, b. Ohio , farmer
Mary Hornish, age 40, b. Ohio
Ira Hornish, age 19, b. Iowa
Harvey Hornish, age 11, b. Iowa
Harriet E. Hornish, age 8, b. Iowa
All above lived in Iowa before coming to Kansas

1895 state census Lowell, Rooks Co., Kansas March 1, 1895
S. M. Northup, age 76, b. Ohio, Farmer
Hariet E., age 75, b. Ohio
Both lived in Iowa before coming to Kansas

August 16, 1898 - Harriet Eliza Gilbert Northup died

1900 census Lowell Twp., Rooks Co., KS page 157A
#78/79
Mary A. Hornish, head, Oct 1854, age 55, head, widowed, 5 births, 3 surviving, OH/OH/OH
Elizabeth E. Hornish, sister, Jan 1846, age 54, widowed, 11 births, 9 surviving, OH/OH/OH
Roy Hornish, nephew, Oct 1879, age 20, day laborer, KS/OH/OH
Stephen M. Northup, father, Jan 1819, age 81, widowed, OH/PA/PA11 births with 9 living at time of census.

March 09, 1903 - Stephen Northup died

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Entries: 12320 Updated: Tue Aug 12 12:05:10 2003 Contact: Tamara
ID: I115
Name: Stephen Monroe NORTHUP
Sex: M
Birth: 25 JAN 1819 in Gallia Co. OH
Birth: 23 JAN 1819 in Gallia Co. OH
Death: 9 MAR 1903 in Woodston, Rooks co. Kansas
Note: Moved to Ottumwa, Keokus Co., Iowa before Civil War. Met Hornish family and 2 of his daughters married Hornish men.[Stephen Monroe Northup A15 1916.FTW] UNION IOWA VOLUNTEERS,40th Regiment, Iowa Infantry Organized at Iowa City andmustered in November 15, 1862. Moved to Columbus, Ky., December17. Attached to District of Columbus, Ky., 16th Army Corps,Dept. of Tennessee, to June, 1863. Kimball's ProvisionalDivision, 16th Army Corps, to July, 1863. Kimball's ProvisionalDivision, District of Eastern Arkansas, to August, 1863. 2ndBrigade, 2nd Division, Arkansas Expedition, to January, 1864.2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 7th Army Corps, Dept. of Arkansas, toMarch, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, 7th Army Corps, to May,1864. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 7th Army Corps, to February,1865. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 7th Army Corps, February, 1865.1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 7th Army Corps, to June, 1865.SERVICE.-Duty at Columbus, Ky., till March 3, 1863. Moved toPaducah, Ky., and duty there till May 31. Moved to Vicksburg,Miss., May 31-June 3. Siege of Vicksburg June 3-July 4. Movedto Helena, Ark., July 23. Steele's Expedition to Little RockAugust 1-5 op- tember 10. Bayou Fourche and capture of LittleRock September 10. Duty at Little Rock till March, 1864.Steele's Expedition to Camden March 23-May 3. Okalona April 2-3.Prairie D'Ane April 9-12. Camden April 16-18. Moro Bottom April25. Near Princeton April 28. Jenkins Ferry, Saline River, April30. Duty at Little Rock till August 24. At Brownsville StationAugust 24- September 4. At Little Rock till February, 1865.Expedition to Mt. Elba January 22-February 4. At Fort Smith andFort Gibson, Cherokee Nation, till June. Mustered out June 5,1865. Regiment lost during service 19 Enlisted men killed andmortally wounded and 2 Officers and 184 Enlisted men by disease.Total 205.
Change Date: 20 AUG 2001

Father: Hampton T. NORTHUP b: 10 MAR 1782 in North Kingston , Ri
Mother: Elizabeth Jane DEAN b: 28 MAR 1784 in Cumberland, Allegany, MD

Marriage 1 Harriet Eliza (Elise) GILBERT b: 8 DEC 1819 in Gallia Co. OH
Married: 2 DEC 1843 in Gallia Co. OH/ Chariton Co., Iowa
Note: dec 19
Children
Cyrus Winfield (Cy) NORTHUP b: 4 OCT 1852 in Gallia, OH
Mary Ann (Mollie) NORTHUP b: 26 OCT 1844 in Gallia Co. OH
Elizabeth Ellen (Lib) NORTHRUP b: 22 JAN 1846 in Gallia Co. OH
Missouri Charlotte (Sue) NORTHUP b: 14 AUG 1847 in Gallia Co. OH
Daniel Taylor NORTHUP b: 17 FEB 1849 in Gallia Co. OH
Abram Gilbert (Bert) or Gilbert Abraham NORTHUP b: 21 NOV 1850 in Gallia Co. OH/Chariton Co., Iowa
Matilda Rachel (Mattie) NORTHUP b: 9 OCT 1854 in Gallia Co. OH
Charles Monroe NORTHUP b: 16 AUG 1856 in Gallie Co.
Nancy Jane NORTHRUP b: 30 JUL 1858 in Rooks Co. Kansas
Emma Eliza NORTHUP b: 7 SEP 1860 in Iowa or Rooks, KS