Mathew Simpson Rouse

  • Name: Mathew Simpson Rouse
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  • Date of Birth: May 23, 1846
  • Date of Death: October 23, 1917 (71 years old)
  • Parents: Edith (Busey) Rouse
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    Mathew's wife was Matilda Ina (Will) Rouse. Their children were Carrie (Rouse) Plumer, Mattie Rouse, Emma Rouse, Minnie (Rouse) Phillips, and Cora (Rouse) Resch.

    He had one sister, Margaret (Rouse) Bush.

    Information found under "Bigfork Department" of the Herald Review, Grand Rapids, Minnesota, dated Wednesday, October 31, 1917 (page 4)
    "On Wednesday morning of last week occurred the death of J. Rous of James, near Marcell, Minn. Mr. Rous was 74 years old at the time of his death. The funeral was held Friday and he was buried near his home near Marcell."

    Buried in Stokes Township Cemetery at Marcell, Minnesota. (Block 16)
    There is an iron pipe fence around this grave.

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