William James Gould (W.J. or Will Gould)
He worked for the Republican Party in Grundy County, was once a Justice of the Peace, and was even a census-taker (the 1900 Maine Township census has his name on it as the enumerator). Grandfather of Rodney Gould.
This picture was taken in Grundy County IL in 1944 or 1945. L-R Front Row: Inez (Gould) (Feltenz) McClyman, William James Gould, Mary Ann (Lowe) Gould, Robert James (Bob) Gould L-R Back Row: Raymond Gould, William (Billy) Gould, Helen (Gould) Kassner, Harold Gould Photo identification provided by Barbara Feltenz Ager [dau of Inez]. This picture was taken because Bob was drafted and they decided that they needed a family picture of some kind. Raymond, Robert, Helen and Harold all died within the last few years. The complete family is deceased at this time. If you have any questions, please contact Barbara.