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Rouse, Granville V.

Posted by ceddleman 
Rouse, Granville V.
February 27, 2007 05:21PM
Kentucky: A History of the State, Battle, Perrin, & Kniffin, 7th ed.,
Boone Co.

GRANVILLE V. ROUSE was born in Boone County, Ky., April 25, 1852. He
was the second of four children born to Granville V., Sr., and Emily
(McCatton) Rouse. Granville V., Sr., was born in Virginia, and came
to Kentucky when small. He was brought up on the farm, and received
a common-school education. He was a very popular man, both socially
and politically, and was a member of the Legislature in 1876 and 1877
from Boone County. He died June 14, 1885. His wife still survives
him. Our subject was also brought up on the farm, and received a
common-school education. He settled where he now resides about 1863.
December 12, 1878, he married Mary E. Head, a daughter of James and
Tabbaun (Rouse) Head, of Davis [sic] County, Ky. To this union have
been born five children, one daughter and four sons: Willie, Annie,
Douglas, Richard and Robert (twins). Politically Mr. Rouse is a Democrat.
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