Newspaper article from Greenville Democrat 1895 Volume XIII
KERCHER, Nancy S., w/o Commissioner Al. KERCHER, born near Hollansburg, Darke Co. Ohio 10-27-1853, died at her home south of Hollansburg Aug. 27th, age 40yr, 10mo, Marries Al. 11-25-1876, 10 children were born to them, 2 children deceased, A member of the Christian Church since 1874, funeral at the M. E.Chruchin Bradford, Ohio Aug. 30th. (Note: this was in 1894) =============================================================== From the Greenville Democrat dated 1895 Volume XIII....Date of article Oct. 24, 1894... KERCHER,A.born in Germantown, Montgomery Co. Ohio. Died at his home at Gettysburg Oct. 11th.aged 40, 5 mos, 27 Days.Married Nancy BUCKINGTON 11-25-1876; 10 children were born, 2 children dec.wife also preceded him 6 weeks ago. Cause of death Brights Disease. He was serving his second term as Comissioner. He leaves an aged mother, 4 sons, 4 daughters, 3 sisters, 1 brother,and others. Funeral service and burial at Bradford, Ohio. ================================================================
I found a marriage for Nancy BUCKINGHAM to Albertus KIRCHER in the marriages book DCO date was 25 Nov. 1876.
Possible they were the parents of 3 KERCHER children who wound up in the County Home in the 1900 DCO Census....
The children in the County home were Grace b. 1884, Elie b. 1889, Thomas b. 1891.