Looking for information on great-grandfather James H. CROUSE. Family history has it that James was married to Ella FERGUSON but I don't know birth, death or marriage dates for James or Ella. My grandfather, William Raymond CROUSE, was born in Greene County, IA on January 6, 1888 and married Gertrude Elmira COUGHENNOWER on October 27, 1910 in Paton, IA. William and Gertrude had two daughters, Dorothy Elaine CROUSE, b. October 11, 1921, d. November 1974, and Mildred Maude CROUSE, b. December 8, 1921, d. April 1996. William died April, 1966 in Ft. Dodge, IA and he was buried in Junction Township, Greene County. Gertrude died aroudn 1936 or 1937, place unknown. William had two sisters, Ida CROUSE, (b. January 11, 1885, d. February, 1984) and Maude CROUSE, (b. unknonw, d. unknown). Ida married Charles MERRIAM and had a daughter, Irene MERRIAM. any info about the CROUSE, MERRIAM, COUGHENNOWER or FERGUSON family would be appreciated.