Parents Hans Claus Clausen 1817-1902 and Anna Christina (Pauls) Clausen 1833-1917
Spouse Laura A (Bell) Clausen 1871-1937
Marriage 14 Aug 1886
Children Edna May Clausen 1887-1964 Fannie Grace Clausen 1891-1955 Mable Evelyn Clausen 1892-1935 Maude Clausen 1896-1973 Marie Clausen 1901-1967 Ralph E Clausen 1903-1970 Laurence A Clausen 1909-1954 Lucile Clausen 1910-1966 Lorene W Clausen 1914-1973
Adolph was the son of Hans Clausen and his third wife Anna. He came to America with financial help from his step brother John Clausen who was already in America. He moved to Buena Vista Township, Jasper, Iowa where he would link up with the rest of his family when they arrived in 1881.