Ralph Eugene Lohri

1 August 1925–18 September 1995 (Age 70)
Butler Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States

The Life of Ralph Eugene

When Ralph Eugene Lohri was born on 1 August 1925, in Butler Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, his father, George William Lohri, was 48 and his mother, Lillian Florence King, was 43. He married Elva Jean Colvin on 4 November 1950, in Monroe, Ohio, United States. He lived in Perry Township, Monroe, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Ohio, United States in 1995. He died on 18 September 1995, in Summit, Ohio, United States, at the age of 70.

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Ralph Eugene Lohri
Elva Jean Colvin
Marriage: 4 November 1950

Spouse and Children


    Elva Jean Colvin


4 November 1950
Monroe, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Alice M Lohri


    Mildred Beatrice Lohri


    Evelyn Lohri


    Sara Kathryn Lohri



+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 4

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 19

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

German:1. from a short form of the personal name Lorenz . 2. (also Löhr ): see Loehr . 3. habitational name from any of several places called Lohr in Bavaria and the Rhineland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eugene Lohri in household of George Lohri, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Eugene Lohri in household of George Lohri, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ralph Eugene Lohri in entry for Jimmy Wayne Whitehead and Christine Lynn Lohri, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"

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