Mary Jo..I talked to a Joe Roussa in Pasadena, Texas, several months ago.he was in his 70's he had a brother named John..and his mother was named Josephine and the father was Peter..he said the name was orginally Ragusa and was changed to Roussa. They were from New Orleans orginally. You might want to try to get in touch with him.. 403 Garner Road..Pasadena, Texas.. He was a little hard of hearing..but he was very friendly and didn't seem to mind talking about the family. Kathy...Let me know what you find out..