Peter Pickle, an old and esteemed resident of Cedarville died today after a long illness. He was a retired farmer. His wife (Martha) is reported to be dying also. Mr. Pickel was born in Union County, Penn. and came west and settled in Lancaster in 1849. He was married in 1855. He leaves no children.
Freeport Daily Bulletin Sept. 19, 1899 page 1. Submitted by: M. F. Pickell on 26 Jan 1999
On Tuesday of last week in Cedarville, Peter Pickle died. Born Union County, Penn. came in 1849 to Lancaster this county, wife and nephew M.D. Aikey survive.
Der Sonntags-Gast Sept. 23, 1899 page 8 and Freeport Daily Journal. Submitted by: M. F. Pickell on 26 Jan 1999