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Rev Urban John Vehr
Birth: May 30, 1891
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 19, 1973
Denver
Denver County
Colorado, USA

Roman Catholic Bishop. He was Denver's first Catholic Archbishop. Upon his consecration as a Bishop on June 10, 1931, he was the youngest Bishop in the United States. He worked tirelessly to help the poor of Denver during the Great Depression. In 1941, the Vatican established the Archdiocese of Denver (as opposed to the Diocese of Denver) and installed Bishop Vehr as Denver's first Archbishop. (bio by: Salena Odom) 
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Wheat Ridge
Jefferson County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Inside Gallagher Memorial Chapel, Section 21, Block 7
 
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Originally Created by: Salena Odom
Record added: Jan 28, 2004
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