Cyrus Fehr

1871–1954 (Age 83)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Cyrus

Cyrus Fehr was born in 1871, in Pennsylvania, United States. He had at least 2 daughters with Martha Anne "Annie" Marks. He lived in McKeesport, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States for about 30 years. He died in 1954, at the age of 83, and was buried in McKeesport, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Cyrus Fehr
Martha Anne "Annie" Marks
Helen Fehr
Marguerite A Fehr

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    Helen Fehr


    Marguerite A Fehr


World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 6

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: metonymic occupational name for a ferryman, from Middle High German ver(e). The name is common in Zurich, where, according to Bahlow, a journeyman of the boatmen's guild named Feer is recorded in 1468 .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Cyrus J Fehr, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Cyrus J Fehr, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cyrus Fehr, "United States Census, 1940"

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