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Strange from VA to PA & MI

Strange from VA to PA & MI. Associated surnames: Curtis, Hilton, Turpin, Webb

Elizabeth/Mrs. E Strange (born circa 1805 in VA), could be Betsy Strange, wife of Reuben Strange of Winchester, VA. Elizabeth apparently is mother of Mary Frances, Rebecca, and possibly also Ann/Anne. Mary Frances Strange is wife of grocer William H. Hilton. Rebecca Strange apparently is wife of barber/storekeeper Harvey Webb. Ann/Ann Curtis lived with Elizabeth Strange in Pittsburgh in 1860 and with William H. and Mary Frances Hilton in Monongahela, PA in 1870.

1840 census: East Bethlehem, Washington, PA
HOH—HILTON, Jonathan
1 male 24-36
1 female 10-24
2 females under 10

1850 census: Pittsburgh, Allegheny, PA
HOH—HALL, Francis, 29, barber, b. DC
Wife—Jane, 28, b. VA
Son—Richard, 5, b. PA
Dau—Elizabeth, 3, b. PA
Dau—Jane, 1, b. PA
Other—STRANGE, Elizabeth, 50. b 1800 VA
Dau—Rebecca, 18
Dau—Frances, 17, b. 1833 VA (Mary Frances Strange married William H. Hilton on Aug. 23, 1860, Detroit, minister Rev. N. Turpin)
Other—JACKSON, Alfred, 20, barber?
0ther—JOHNSON, ? 17, barber?
Other—FREEMAN, Charles, 15

1850 census: Monongahela, Washington, PA
HOH—HILTON, Lemuel, 28, school teacher, b. VA
Wife—Anne M., 21, b. PA
Mark, 1, b. PA
William H., 20, farmer, b. VA
John, 18, laborer, b. OH
Rachel, 16, b. VA
Charles, 15, laborer, b. OH
Hiram, 7, b. PA

1860 census: Pittsburgh Ward 6, Allegheny, PA
Mrs. E. Strange, 55, washwoman, b. 1805 VA (Elizabeth?)
CURTIS, Anne, 28, washwoman, b. VA
WEBB, R., 24, (Rebecca Strange Webb?), b. 1836 VA
WEBB, H.B. 30, barber, b. PA
STRANGE, F., 22, teacher, b. VA (Mary Frances Strange)
(neighboring household)
TURPIN, N.H., 38, minister, b. MD
TURPIN, A., 23,
TURPIN, J., 20, b. PA
TURPIN, M.A., 16, b. PA
TURPIN, D., 14, b. PA
NELSON, W., 30, cook, b. VA

Pittsburgh Dispatch
Monday, August 27, 1860
MARRIED: On Thursday, August 23d, in Detroit, Michigan, by Rev. N. Turpin, Mr. W. H. Hilton to Miss Mary F. [Frances] Strange, all of this city. (Information posted by Douglas Jones in Ancestry forum.)

1860 census: Pittsburgh Ward 8, Allegheny, PA
HOH—HILTON, William H., 29, grocer, $3500 real estate, $1000 personal estate, b. 1831 OH
Brother—HILTON, John M., 28, grocer, b. 1832 OH

1870 census: Detroit Ward 7, Wayne, MI
HOH—WEBB, Harvey, 35, laborer, personal estate, $1000, b. 1835 PA
Wife—Rebecca, 33, keeping house, b. 1837 VA (daughter of Elizabeth Strange?)
Dau—Elisabeth, 14, at school, PA
Dau—Anna, 7, b. PA
Son—William, 5, b. PA
Son—Charles, 3, b. PA

1870 Mortality Index
Lemuel Hilton, 49, married, farm laborer, born VA; died July 1870 Carroll, Washington, PA; inflammatory rheumatism

1870 census: Monongahela, Washington, PA
HOH—HILTON, William H., 40, arab dealer/street vendor?, real estate $10,700, personal property $2000, b. W. VA
Wife—Mary, housekeeper, b. W. VA
Son—William, 8, b. PA
Dau—Ida, 6, b. PA
Son—Jerome, 4, b. PA
Other—CURTIS, Ann, 40, b. VA (in 1860 household of Elizabeth & Mary Frances Strange)

1880 census: Monongahela, Washington, PA
HOH—HILTON, William, 50, grocer, b. VA, parents b. DE
Wife—Mary (Mary Frances Strange), 44, keeping house, b. VA, parents b. VA
Son—William, 18
Dau—Ida, 16
Son—Jerome, 14
Son—Frank, 9
Dau—Annie, 7

1880 census: Detroit, Wayne, MI
HOH—WEBB, Harvey, 41, second hand store, b. PA, parents b. VA/PA
Wife—Rebecca, 39, keeping house, b. VA, parents b. VA (daughter of Elizabeth Strange?)
Dau—Elizabeth, 20
Dau—Annie, 17
Son—William, 14
Son—Charles, 12

1900 census: Carroll, Washington, PA
HOH—HILTON, William, 38, b. 1862 PA (son of William H. & Mary Frances Hilton)
Wife—Julia D., 37
Dau—Maud, 15
Dau—Eva S., 13
Dau—Grace, 11
Dau—Ethel, 9
Son—Harry, 7
Son—Theodore, 4
Dau—Marie, 1

18 Dec 2002 :: 14 Nov 2008
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