Rebecca Strauser

July 1866–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Strauser was born in July 1866, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Jacob Strauser, was 40 and her mother, Elizabeth Reed, was 18. She married Richard Perry on 3 March 1890, in Golden Township, Oceana, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Stewart Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States in 1870.

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Richard Perry
Rebecca Strauser
Marriage: 3 March 1890
Bertha E. Perry
Bessie Perry
Rap Perry
Westley Perry

Spouse and Children

3 March 1890
Golden Township, Oceana, Michigan, United States


    Bertha E. Perry


    Bessie Perry


    Rap Perry




    Westley Perry


Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Strauser


    Elizabeth Reed




    Ross Strauser



    Huldah J Strauser


World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 11

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 32

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Strasser .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rebecca Straucer in household of Jacob Straucer, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Rebecca Perry in household of Richard Perry, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Rebecca Stoesser in entry for Arthur C. Woodard and Bertha E. Perry, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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