Date of death: 19 May 1896
Subject: Herman H. Ahrens
Source: St. Joseph Herald, 20 May 1896, p. 3

Herman H. Ahrens died at his residence, No. 805 North Twenty-fourth street, yesterday afternoon at 4:30 o'clock, after an illness of two months, of dropsy. Deceased was born in Hanover, Bremen, Germany, July 27, 1818, came to American in 1839, and has resided in St. Joseph since 1860. Deceased was a member of Custer Post No. 7, G.A.R. Notice of funeral will be given later.