Harry Jacob Gehr

M, (13 February 1895 - 21 June 1966)
     Harry Jacob Gehr was born on 13 February 1895 at Hepburn Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of Jacob Gehr and Catharina Regina Ludwig. Harry Jacob Gehr married, at age 23, Florence Ardella Ulmer, age 22, daughter of Thomas L. Ulmer and Ida Jane Waltz, on Thursday, 11 April 1918.1 Harry Jacob Gehr died on 21 June 1966 at Divine Providence Hospital, Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, at age 71 years, 4 months and 8 days.1,2 He was buried in the Stoltz Cemetery, located in Hepburn Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.3
     He was Lycoming Motor Works.

     The obituary for Allen Eugene Gehr on 16 December 2002 in the Williamsport Sun-Gazette, printed in Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, listed Harry Jacob Gehr as his deceased father.4

Children of Harry Jacob Gehr and Florence Ardella Ulmer

Last Edited=26 May 2004


  1. [S22] Thomas J. S. Heim, The Fourth Generation of the Frederick Shafer Family in America (West Chester, Pennsylvania: n.pub., unknown publish date), p. 67.
  2. [S151] Social Security Death Index, RootsWeb online, at http://ssdi.rootsweb.com (Baltimore, Maryland: U.S. Social Security Administration, January 2004 update). The SSDI component of RootsWeb online is drawn from the Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration. HARRY GEHR, birth listed as 13 Feb 1895, died listed as Jun 1966, issued in the State of Pennsylvania. Last residence Williamsport, Lycoming, PA, last benefit (none specified). Accessed 26 Apr 2004.
  3. [S24] Harold Eugene Jr. Bower, "Family Group Sheets (The Families of Blooming Grove)," supplied 24 November 1999 ([address for private use,] Valrico, Florida; USA).
  4. [S219] Allen E. Gehr obituary, Williamsport Sun-Gazette, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 16 December 2002. Original obituary from the Williamsport Sun-Gazette 30 day obituary archive found at: http://www.sungazette.com/obituary/obituaryArchive.asp. Kevin Leonard Sholder, Dayton, Ohio, USA.