HouseofNames.com

Continuing Research

Notables Added the last 12 months
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright 2000 - 2016


 More

The surname Stroup was first found in Belgium, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in East Flanders, a province in Belgium. Within this province the notable towns are Ghent, the capital city, St Nicolas, Alost, Termonde and Oudenarde. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into a most influential family.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Stroop, Stroup, Strope, Stroopere, Struppi and others.


 More

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Stroup research. Another 219 words (16 lines of text) covering the year 1779 is included under the topic Early Stroup History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

 More

More information is included under the topic Early Stroup Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

 More

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Stroup Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Adam Stroup, who came to Georgia sometime between 1733 and 1783
  • Charles Stroup, who arrived in North Carolina sometime between 1792 and 1862

Stroup Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Adolph Stroup, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1805
  • Adolph Stroup, aged 21, arrived in Pennsylvania in 1805
  • Dennis Stroup, aged 27, landed in Missouri in 1849
  • John Stroup, who arrived in Ohio in 1850
  • Alowis Stroup, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1854
  • ...
 More

  • Richard L. Stroup, American free market environmentalist adjunct professor
  • Stanley G. Stroup, American politician, former member of the Pennsylvania State Senate
  • John B. Stroup, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2008
  • Herbert H. Stroup, American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1952
  • F. J. Stroup, American politician, Member of South Dakota State House of Representatives 31st District, 1911-12
  • Daphne Ann Stroup, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2008
  • Arthur G. Stroup, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1924
  • Abel C. Stroup, American politician, Member of North Carolina State House of Representatives from Gaston County, 1911-12
  • Moses Stroup, American politician, Member of North Carolina State House of Representatives from Gaston County, 1891-92
  • Robert Stroup, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Senator from North Dakota, 1976
  • ...
 More

  • Stroope/Stroop Family History by Connie Stroope Brooks.
 More

Most Popular Family Crest Products
 
Stroup Armorial History With Coat of ArmsStroup Armorial History With Coat of Arms
Stroup Coat of Arms & Surname History PackageStroup Coat of Arms & Surname History Package
Stroup Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage SeriesStroup Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage Series
Stroup Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chainStroup Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chain
Stroup Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee MugStroup Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee Mug
Stroup Armorial History with FrameStroup Armorial History with Frame
Stroup Framed Surname History and Coat of ArmsStroup Framed Surname History and Coat of Arms

 More

 More

Citations



    Other References

    1. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    2. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
    3. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    4. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
    5. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    6. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    7. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    8. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    9. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    10. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    11. ...

    The Stroup Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Stroup Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 18 December 2015 at 14:25.

    Sign Up

      

    FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more