Bouse in La Paz County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
He was bitten on the lower leg by a rattle snake on July 12, 1929 and died 23 hours later in Parker. He was 75 years of age and is buried in Bouse Cemetery.
Katherine is thought to have died in Los Angeles and buried there. The cement tank in the right background served as a swimming pool for many years.
The house was razed in 1948.
Erected by La Paz County Historical Commission.
Location. 33° 55.89′ N, 114° 0.915′ W. Marker is in Bouse, Arizona, in La Paz County. Marker is on Bouse Avenue half a mile south of Arizona Route 72, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bouse AZ 85325, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A & C Mercantile Company (approx. 0.6 miles away); 740th Tank Battalion (approx. 0.6 miles 736th Tank Battalion (M) SP (approx. 0.6 miles away); Camp Bouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); George L. Wendt (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Camp Bouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); 748th Tank Battalion (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Camp Bouse (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bouse.
Regarding Bouse Homesite. Editors Note: "Mendecino" noted in marker text is a misspelling. It is actually spelled "Mendocino".
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 894 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 24, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.