Last night at 10 o'clock occurred the death of John Behrend, of town of Vinland, at age of 85 years. Cause was general debility. Decedent leaves several grown children. He was an early settler in Vinland and was well known throughout the county as a just and upright citizen. The funeral will be from the house tomorrow, May 9th, at 2pm, Rev. A. Froehlke.
Neenah Times - November 16, 1888
A man at first supposed to be John C. Behrend, of Vinland, was run down and killed at Asylum station yesterday afternoon by the C. & N.W. Train. Behrend was, however, found alive at his home, so the dead man's name is unknown