Ancestors of Poplin, Straw, Colby & Others



John Straw, a Revolutionary Patriot, was born August 22, 1756 in South Hampton, New Hampshire.  He married Mary Emerson August 17, 1780 in Concord, NH. Their marriage is documented in the pension record.  John had at least 9 children, Sergeant, Sarah, Polly, Hannah, Samuel, Eliza, Lucy Daniel and Moses. 

John Straw enlisted in March 1977 for three years under Caption D. Livermore, third New Hampshire Regiment and served 3 years until March 20, 1780 when, his time having expired, he was discharged.

All records associated with the line from John Straw to Linda Fagan are listed with a link under the Records tab.

John Straw (b. 1756)
Mary (Molly) Emerson Straw (b. ~1767)
Revolutionary War Patriot Record Volume 51 W22339   p2
John Straw DAR Partial Record Copy with Lineage Documentation

Samuel Straw (b. 1792)
Mary Griffin Straw (b. 1797)

Levi Burns (b. 1836)
Ambrosia Straw Burns (b. 1852)

Oscar Burns (b. 1874)
Ida Bohonnon (b. 1880)

Linda Ann Poplin
Daughters of the American Revolution National No. 849163