Searching for info on Amanda Krouse parents, I believe they were from MN or WI before going to IL. I am granddaughter thru Marie Louise. Thank you, MichelleAMANDA KROUSE was born 04 April 1851, and died 22 March 1921 in buried in Oak Hill Cemetery Taylorville, IL.She married FRANK J. TRAPP, SR..He was born 09 March 1853, and died 03 March 1919 in buried in Oak Hill Cemetery Taylorville, IL.
Children of AMANDA KROUSE and FRANK TRAPP are: i. FRANK J.2 TRAPP, JR., b. 25 December 1877; d. 21 December 1949, buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Taylorville, IL; m. HENRIETTA PETZEL; b. 04 September 1875, Treau Gros Graben (Germany); d. 29 January 1968, buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Taylorville, IL. ii. MARIE LOUISE TRAPP, b. 10 December 1889; d. 19 March 1925, Taylorville, IL (Christian county Illinois Death records show March 11, 1925, as death date Book G #26, page 545); m. HENRY LONGDEN; b. 11 January 1889, Jacksonville, IL; d. 21 April 1975, Moberly , Mo. at Community Memorial Hospital had been living in Paris, MO with daughter. iii. GUS TRAPP, b. 13 January 1892; d. May 1986; m. DOTT ETHEL WOODALL. iv. AMANDA TRAPP, b. 09 January 1882; d. 08 February 1931, buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Taylorville, IL; m. (1) HAUSER; m. (2) LOUIS R. BASTOB; b. 08 July 1878; d. 06 February 1916, buried in Oak Hill Cemetery Taylorville, IL.. v. JOHN TRAPP, b. Unknown.