|Birth: ||Nov. 25, 1878|
|Death: ||Jul., 1971|
Miss Catharine Strouse was a Music Professor in Lyon County, Kansas, for many years. She taught at the former Kansas State Teachers College, now Emporia State University from 1910 to 1946. For many years in Emporia, Miss Strouse and Ruth J. Lynn held a music concert at Emporia Auditorium every Spring where all the schools Ruth Lynn taught at put on a concert. The concert was under the direction of Miss Catharine E. Strouse. It was quite impressive. Further research is continuing on her professional biography.
KMEA · Presidents of KMEA
Catharine E. Strouse (Emporia 1978 Induction: KMEA Hall of Fame 8). President of KMEA from 1944-1945.
A special thanks to the Lyon County, Kansas, Historical Society for finding the burial location of Miss Catharine Strouse and her service at Kansas State Teachers College.
Teaching Associates at Emporia State University were:
Victor C. Hiett,
Richard F. Reicherter,
Robert Carl Tabor,
Raymond B. Russell,
Ralph LeRoy Daggett,
Orville Watson Mosher,
Rida F. Duckwall,
Rex Hall and
Dr. Herman Baehr.
Possible Ancestors of Catharine STROUSE
Great Grandfather/-John Philip STRAUSS
| Great Grandmother-Anna Margaret REIMER
/Father: -Ludwig STROUSE
| Grandmother-Elizabeth SCHRECK
-Mother: Christina BENTZ
S. S. Strouse (1852 - 1921)
Ella Strouse (1858 - 1948)
Created by: Mayflower Pilgrim 332
Record added: Jul 21, 2010
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