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James Schanck, a colored man who had lived upwards of thirty-five years with John Dorn, of Keyport, died on Wednesday. Schanck was formerly a slave of Peter Schanck, of Pleasant Valley, and was between 80 and 90 years of age.
Source: Red Bank Register Wednesday, November 2, 1887
Death notice in same issue lists his first name as John and his age at "about 85 years."