The Chariton Leader, Chariton, Iowa Saturday, April 7, l877
DIED. -- At his residence in this city, on Thursday, April 5, l877, MR. FRANCIS SAVACOOL, nearly 57 years old.
Another old citizen of Chariton gone.For the past few years, FRANK had been in poor health, suffering from severe rheumatism, but still, few were expecting to hear of his death.He was born May 8, l820, in Butler County, Pa., and moved from there to this city in April, l853, where he has ever since resided.MR. SAVACOOL many years ago was elected County Judge of this county, and we believe served in other honorable positions as a public official.He leaves a wife and child residing here, and four children married and situated in various parts of the west.
Deceased left many warm friends who will hear with sorrow of his death.His remains were buried in the Chariton Cemetery on Friday.