Sarah Josephine Wehrman

20 November 1861–21 January 1960 (Age 98)
Christian, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Josephine

When Sarah Josephine Wehrman was born on 20 November 1861, in Christian, Illinois, United States, her father, Henry Christian Wehrman, was 27 and her mother, Elizabeth McFeely, was 19. She married Philip Dodridge Littrell on 27 April 1878. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She immigrated to Nuckolls, Nebraska, United States in 1875 and lived in Milam Township, Macon, Illinois, United States in 1870 and Nelson Election Precinct, Nuckolls, Nebraska, United States in 1900. She died on 21 January 1960, in Nelson, Nuckolls, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 98, and was buried in Nelson Cemetery, Nelson, Nuckolls, Nebraska, United States.

Photos and Memories (1)

Do you know Sarah Josephine? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Philip Dodridge Littrell
Sarah Josephine Wehrman
Marriage: 27 April 1878
Edna Pearl Hortense Littrell
Jessie May Littrell
Irvin James Littrell
Paul Mcfeeley Littrell
Verna Grace Littrell

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 April 1878
  • Children


    Parents and Siblings



    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 12
    Historical Boundaries: 1873: Nuckolls, Nebraska, United States
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 29
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Wehrmann .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (8)

    • Josephene Wehrman in household of Henry Wehrman, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Sarah J Littrell in household of Philip D Littrell, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Wehrman in entry for Irvin James Littrell, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.