Samuel Stroyan was born 3-15-1829 in Penningham, Wigtown, Scotland, and died 7-4-1905 in Paw Paw, IL. He married Amelia Tobey 5-19-1866 in Earl, LaSalle Co., IL, daughter of Warren Tobey and Anna Hurd. She was born 10-8-1851 in Rochester, New York, and died 4-4-1906 in Paw Paw, IL.
Of their eight children Anges married Charles Buchanan.
Charles and Anges Buchanan's daughter Mabel Buchanan married George H. Holton, and their daughter Virginia Hazel Holton married Clarence Kruse, my grandfather.