Fehr, Owen W

Name: Fehr, Owen W
Burial Date: 1884, 05/16
Age at Death: 39
Plot Location: 102 K/L
Notes: husband of Mary Ann A (Godshalk)

Pvt, Co. H, 2d PA Cav.  War: Civil War

Obituary found in STERLING BULLETIN 5/19/1884

Mr. Fehr’s was killed by a lightening strike while on his way home with his wagon/team of horses.

Birth: unknown  Death: 1884
Age 39

Co. H, 2d PA Cav.
Veteran of: Civil War


When Owen W. Fehr was born on September 17, 1844, in Pennsylvania, his father, Charles, was 35 and his mother, Juliann, was 31. He married Mary Ann Godshalk in 1866 in Michigan. They had two children during their marriage. He died on June 1, 1884, in Kansas at the age of 39, and was buried in Sterling, Kansas.

Owen W Fehr

DEATH 1884

SterlingRice CountyKansasUSA Add to Map

PLOT 102 K/L

Mary Ann Godshalk Fehr


In 1910 Mary Ann had moved to California with her mother-in-law after Owen’s death.  She died in 1940 and was buried in Santa Ana, Orange County, California.

Sterling Cemetery
Rice County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 102 K/L
Created by: Lawcas
Record added: Mar 04, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106188112