Entry about the murder of David Kahn in the "Ortschronik der Landbürgermeisterei Kirn": "On May 16, the trader David Kahn von Hennweiler was on the way from Kirchberger Markt to his home by two residents of the Trier administrative district in the Schwerbach community forest The perpetrators were convicted of the crime and sentenced to death, but soon pardoned to life imprisonment. Kahn had only married a few months before his violent death. "David Kahn was born on May 21, 1844, the third of five children of the merchant Moses Kahn.
It is not known who had the "memorial stone" erected at the murder site.On the history of the Kahn family from Hennweiler:
July 25, 2021
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