Thanks for responding to my message. I descend from William E. Claus’ uncle George Clouse. George’s brother William married Catherine Kocher. They had William E. I like to fill in ALL the branches!!
I would love to have dates and places for your branch of the Clouse/Claus family.
Thanks also for clearing up the Veronica/Hazel puzzle.
From William E. Claus’ obituary, he had several more children with Hazel. The census confirms this too.
BELLEVUE --William Claus, 93, Las Vegas, Nev., died Friday morning in a Las Vegas hospital after an illness of several months. He had been a boilermaker for American Shipbuilding, Toledo, and was a former resident of Bellevue. Surviving are two daughters, Pauline Richard, Las Vegas; and Isabelle Smith, Bellevue; six sons, Frank and Don, Las Vegas; Joe, Mount Arlington, N.J.; Ed, Oregon, Ohio; Tom, Northwood, Ohio; and William, Clyde; 21 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Helen Claus, Bellevue. Friends begun calling at the Foos and Son Funeral Home, 311 W. Main St., Bellevue, this afternoon and will continue to call from 7 to 9 tonight. The funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home with the Rev. Mike McLaughlin officiating. Burial will be in Bellevue Catholic Cemetery."
Do you know where if the Bellevue Catholic Cemetery has another name?
1930 Census: Ohio, Lucas Co., Toledo, Ward 18, Block 103
ED 250, April 11, Sheet 17A, Page 115, 1524 Carlyle St., 235/257
William E. Claus, head, rents $32/50/mo., has radio, m, w, 42, married, 1st marriage age 28, can read & write, OH, OH, OH, speaks English,repair man, railroad shop, W, not member US military
Hazel Claus, wife, f, w, 32, married, 1st marriage age 16, can read & write, OH, OH, OH, speaks English
Thomas Claus, son, m, w, 7, single, attended school, OH, OH, OH
Edward Claus, son, m, w, 6, single, OH, OH, OH
Robert Claus, son, m, w, 4, single, OH, OH, OH
Pauline Honsinger, step-daughter, f, w, 14, single, attended school, can read & write, OH, OH, OH, speaks English
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