Second Generation

2. Martin2 Crouse (Henry1)(720) was born in Ashe Co, North Carolina 1797. Martin died April 13, 1883 in Jasper Co, Illinois, at 85 years of age. Burial at Devore Cemetery, Jasper Co, Illinois

He married Susannah Waggoner in Ashe Co, North Carolina, 1819.(721) Susannah was born in North Carolina 1797. (Additional notes for Susannah Waggoner(722)) Susannah died 1881 in Jasper Co, Illinois, at 84 years of age. Burial at Devore Cemetery, Jasper Co, Illinois They came to Indiana in 1834 settling on the Clay/Owen County line near Patricksburg, Indiana, where they raised a family of 15 children. In 1880 Martin and Susannah moved to Illinois where Susannah died in 1881 and Martin died in 1883. They are buried in the DeVore Cemetery in Jasper County, Illinois.

In the 1850 census Washington Twp, Clay Co, Indiana page 231, Martin (age 54), is recorded with Susanah (age 50), William (age 25), Calvin (age 20), Wady (age 18), Andrew (age 16), Stephen (age 14), Henry (age 12), Benjamin (age 9), Harrison (age 7), Fredric (age 5), and Susanah (age 3). Births are in Nort Carolina for Martin through Andrew and then Indiana fro Stephen through Susanah. Martin is noted as being a farmer. Also on the front of this page is Henry Crouse (age 34) and is most likely related in some way.

Martin Crouse and Susannah Waggoner had the following children:

child + 3 i. Winston3 Crouse was born February 8, 1820.

child 4 ii. Evyline Crouse(723) was born in Ashe Co, North Carolina September 26, 1822. Evyline died January 25, 1915 in Indiana, at 92 years of age.

child 5 iii. Frances Crouse(724) was born in Ashe Co, North Carolina July 22, 1823. Frances died 1896 in Clark Co, Illinois, at 72 years of age.

child 6 iv. William Crouse(725) was born in Ashe Co, North Carolina October 1, 1825. William died October 16, 1862 in Helena, Arkansas, at 37 years of age. died in the civil war prison at Helena, Arkansas

child 7 v. Eli Crouse(726) was born in Ashe Co, North Carolina May 19, 1827. Eli died after 1912 in Jasper Co, Illinois.

child 8 vi. Jacob Crouse(727) was born in Ashe Co, North Carolina 1828. Jacob died 1828 in Ashe Co, North Carolina, at less than one year of age.

child 9 vii. Calvin Crouse(728) was born in Ashe Co, North Carolina June 8, 1830. Calvin died August 8, 1909 in Harrison Co, Missouri, at 79 years of age. Burial at Oaklawn Cemetery, Mercer Co, Missouri He married twice.

He married Christena Greenwood in North Carolina, November 9, 1857. Christena was born in Indiana January 14, 1839. Christena died October 2, 1893 in Harrison Co, Missouri, at 54 years of age. Burial at Oaklawn Cemetery, Mercer Co, Missouri

He married Hannah Woodrief May 22, 1895. Hannah was born in North Carolina about 1834. Hannah died July 31, 1929 in Harrison Co, Missouri, at 95 years of age.

child 10 viii. Wady Crouse(729) was born in Ashe Co, North Carolina May 12, 1833. Wadie died January 16, 1894 in Leon, Iowa, at 60 years of age.

child 11 ix. Andrew Crouse(730) was born in Ashe Co, North Carolina April 27, 1834. Andrew died January 3, 1913 in Jasper Co, Illinois, at 78 years of age.

child 12 x. Stephen Crouse(731) was born in Owens Twp, Clay Co, IN September 27, 1836. Stephen died August 4, 1929 in Leon, Iowa, at 92 years of age.

child 13 xi. Henry Crouse(732) was born in Owens Twp, Clay Co, IN November 1, 1839. Henry died March 3, 1864 at 24 years of age. Died in Bell Island Prison as a Civil War Prisoner.

child 14 xii. Benjamin Crouse(733) was born in Owens Twp, Clay Co, IN January 31, 1841. Benjamin died January 10, 1929 in Ingraham, Clay Co, IL, at 87 years of age. He married Mary Catherine Cox November 27, 1866. Mary was born February 17, 1848. Mary died August 10, 1928 at 80 years of age.

child 15 xiii. Harrison Crouse(734) was born in Owens Twp, Clay Co, IN September 9, 1843. Harrison died April 12, 1932 in Jasper Co, Illinois, at 88 years of age.

child 16 xiv. Fredrick Crouse(735) was born in Owens Twp, Clay Co, IN October 11, 1845. Fredrick died April 18, 1917 in Jasper Co, Illinois, at 71 years of age. Burial at Devore Cemetery, Jasper Co, Illinois He married Samantha Jane Huber.

Samantha was born in Fayette Co, IN October 28, 1848. Samantha died January 13, 1929 in Jasper Co, Illinois, at 80 years of age. Burial at Devore Cemetery, Jasper Co, Illinois

child 17 xv. Susannah Crouse(736) was born in Owens Twp, Clay Co, IN October 8, 1848. Susannah died 1929 in Liberty, Vigo Co, Indiana, at 80 years of age.

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