John Sebastian Grismer

Male1864–23 September 1936

Brief Life History of John Sebastian

When John Sebastian Grismer was born in 1864, in Ohio, United States, his father, Peter Grismer, was 38 and his mother, Anna Marie Jost, was 37. He married Evaline I Brown in 1888, in Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Sherman, Huron, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Norwalk, Norwalk, Huron, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. He died on 23 September 1936, in Norwalk, Huron, Ohio, United States, at the age of 72.

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John Sebastian Grismer
Evaline I Brown
Marriage: 1888
Clarence Leo Grismer
Alma Eleanor Grismer
Sylvia E Grismer

Sources (17)

  • John S. Grisemer in household of Peter Grisemer, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John Sebastian Grismar, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"
  • John Grismer in entry for Evelyn Grismer, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"

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  • Marriage
    1888Ohio, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    1865 · The Assassination of a President

    Age 1

    "While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."


    Age 22

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Griesmer or Griesemer .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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