John Bruss family was in Gratis twp. Preble county 1850 census indexers misread name as Bauss
John 34 Pa. Mary 25 Md. John H. 12 Oh. Susannah 10 Oh. Aseriah 7 Oh.
John died 10-26-1873 age 62-5-3 Mary died 9-15-1895 age 80-4-8 John H. died 11-20-1881 age 42-10-27 Mary M. dau of John H. and C. died 10-22-1861 Caroilne dau of John H. and C. died 4-18-1867 age 2-1-26 all buried Beech Grove cemetery Butler twp. Darke county
John H. apeared to join Ohio 5th Cavalrt company F for Civil War was listed as sadler