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George Anthony Fehr

George Anthony Fehr

Building and Grounds Maintenance at Lowpoint High School, Lowpoint, IL during the 1927-28 school year.

Mr. Fehr was born at Colman, Alabama on October 8, 1887. When he was one year old his parents moved to Madison, Indiana. The early part of Mr. Fehr's boyhood was spent in Indiana. At the age of 17 he decided to seek his fortune elsewhere and in 1904 came to Illinois where he as since lived. After coming to Illinois, Mr. Fehr took up farming and remained in this occupation until the year 1923. He decided however to seek his fortune in other lines of endeaver and took up work as a paper hanger and painter which he still follows as a profession. In 1926 Mr. Fehr was elected to be Janitor of Lowpoint Township High school which position he still holds. The coming year makes three years efficient service that Mr. Fehr has rendered to the school.

Photo and information from the Lowpoint High School, 1928 Quill yearbook.

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