This obituary gives a small glimpse into the life of Augustus. He was married three times and the father of eight children. He made and sold home made herbal medicines. He also worked as a carpenter.
Augustus Ceaser Gruissy
16 May 1840 OH - 8 Dec 1915 OH
Son of Christian Gruissy & Mary Grorisclauss
My 3x Great - Grandfather
Death of a Former Medinan
The body of Augustus C. Geuissey, [sp] who died in Beach City on Friday, December 10, was brought to Medina on Friday for burial in Spring Grove cemetery. A short service was held at the cemetery previous to burial. The deceased was 75 years, 7 months and 22 days of age and was the father of Mrs. A. F. Lutz, until recently of Medina, but now of St. Petersburg, Fla., and Mrs. Peter Moore of Chippewa Lake. Mr. Geuissey at one time was a resident of Medina for a couple of years, having left here about five years ago.
Source: Death of a Former Medinan. (Medina, OH: The Medina Sentinel, 17 Dec 1915) 1; digital image, Newspapers.com: accessed August 2022.