|Monroe News Star - 3/16/1960|
Augustus "Gus" Samuel Krause was born in Sicily Island on August 10, 1883 to the marriage of Gotleib Krause and Caroline Rotham. He was a brother to Henry Markham, Albert Gotleib, Kate Louisa [Ellis], Oscar Otto, Caroline "Lina" [Bennett, Wilkinson], and Mary Gertrude [Boniel, Barbee].
Gus married Josie Wardie Reeves on March 6, 1910. Wardie was born in Tensas Parish on March 17, 1889 to the marriage of Leonard Vincent Reeves and Sarah Ellen Dias. She was a sister to Jane, Thomas, Katie Louise, Nancy and Sarah Ellen Reeves.
Gus and Wardie Krause's daughter, Augusta, married Walter Bullard "Bunk" Taliaferro. Bunk was the son of Henry Bullard Taliaferro, Jr. and Carrie Mae Dosher.