George C. Dorland, Obituary/Death NoticePorter County obituaries and death notices . . . .
George C. Dorland
TALK OF THE TOWN
George C. Dorland, a prominent citizen of LaPorte was killed in a Lake Erie train wreck at Peru last week. He had gone to Indianapolis to attend a meeting of the Baptist church, and while there cancelled a $3,000 insurance policy on his life. The funeral was held Monday afternoon at LaPorte and was attended by large delegations from surrounding towns. Michigan City ran a special train over the Lake Erie to attend the funeral.
Newspaper: The Tribune
Date of Publication: January 27, 1893
Volume Number: 9
Issue Number: 42
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Obituary/death notice transcribed by Steven R. Shook