Noted events in his life were:
1. Obituary: Bristol Banner: Pioneer Farmer Dies on 26 Mar 1909 in Bristol, Elkhart, IN, United States. 6 Pioneer Farmer Dies
2. Obituary: Bristol Banner: obituary of John Diehl on 2 Apr 1909 in Bristol, Elkhart, IN, United States. 4 Father John Diehl was born in Schoolkell Co. [sic], Pa., Dec 13, 1824.
John married Mary Anna Eisenhart, daughter of Jonas Eisenhart and Anna Maria Geist, on 28 Jun 1853 in , Northumberland, PA.1 (Mary Anna Eisenhart was born on 16 May 1833 in Leck Kill, Northumberland, PA 1 7 8 9, christened on 23 Jun 1833 in Upper Mahanoy Twp.: Howerter's Church, Northumberland, PA,8 died on 27 Jul 1905 in Bristol, Elkhart, IN, United States 1 9 and was buried on 30 Jul 1905 in Bristol: Zion Cemetery, Elkhart, Indiana, United States 1 9.)
1 <i>Bristol Banner (Bristol, Indiana)</i>, 4 Aug 1905, page 5. Obituary of Mary Diehl.
2 Floyd, J.L, <i>Genealogical & Biographical Annals of Northumberland County</i> (1911 online at http://www.usgwarchives.net/pa/northumberp/floyd.html), Page 645.
3 <i>Find A Grave</i>, https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=102486847.
4 <i>Bristol Banner (Bristol, Indiana)</i>, 2 Apr 1909, page 5, obituary of John Diehl.
5 <i>1870 United States Census</i>, Pennsylvania, Lehigh County, Allentown, Ward 1.
6 <i>Bristol Banner (Bristol, Indiana)</i>, 26 Mar 1909, page 4. Obituary of John Diehl.
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9 <i>Find A Grave</i>, https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=102486703.