His obituary reads:
John Kirchner, son of George Kirchner, proprietor of the Eagle hotel, on
King street, died yesterday at Carlisle.
The body will be brought to this city on the 6 o’clock train this evening. The
funeral will take place to-morrow afternoon at 2 o’clock, from the residence of
the father of the deceased young man. The internment will be made at ’s cemetery. Deceased
was about 30 years of age. Zion
The Daily Intelligencer. (
), 15 October 1880. Chronicling Lancaster, PA :
Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress. America
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