Mary A. Strope

about 1798–about 1885 (Age 87)
Palatine, Montgomery, New York, United States

The Life of Mary A.

When Mary A. Strope was born about 1798, in Palatine, Montgomery, New York, United States, her father, Heinrich Strope, was 30 and her mother, Catherine Fox, was 34. She married William Hart about 1815, in Towanda, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died about 1885, at the age of 87, and was buried in Monroeton Cemetery, Monroeton, Monroe, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Hart
1793–
Mary A. Strope
1798–1885
Marriage: about 1815
Jared Hart
1822–1907

Spouse and Children

    William Hart

    Male1793–Male

    Female1798–1885Female

MARRIAGE
about 1815
Towanda, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Heinrich Strope

    Male1768–1850Male

    Female1764–1843Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1788–1881Female

    Betsey Strope

    Female1790–1814Female

    Jane Strope

    Female1792–1841Female

    Catherine Strope

    Female1794–1880Female

    Harry Strope

    Male1796–1871Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 2

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 14

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 23

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (1)

  • Mary A Strope Hart, "Find A Grave Index"

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