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Laura Jane Shatto Arbegast
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Birth: Nov. 22, 1881
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 1960
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA

Daughter of Benjamin L. Shatto and Mary Ann Beecher

Married David Parker Arbegast 28 January 1904. Mifflin, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
Harry W. Shatto (adopted) - 24 November 1918

Laura was born into a farm family, with three full siblings and four half-siblings. She may have been born in Perry County where her family had a Carroll Township farm in 1880 and her mother died 1882 in Cumberland County. By 1900 the family was in Cumberland County where Laura was living with her aunt and uncle, David H. and Laura J. Miller, occupation servant.

Laura married a farmer. She and husband David first farmed in Cumberland County and by 1930 were in Latimore Township, Adams County, where they farmed outside East Berlin, and where Laura was living at the time of her death.
The Gettysburg Times, {Gettysburg, Pa.] Thursday, 1 December 1960, p. 2

Mrs. David Arbegast

Funeral services for Mrs. Laura J. Arbegast, 79, wife of David P. Arbegast, East Berlin R. 1 who died Tuesday night in the Carlisle Hospital, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Cochlin Funeral Home in Dillsburg.

The Rev. W.W. Costick, pastor of the Wellsville Evangelical United Brethren Church will officiate. Burial in Westminster Cemetery, Carlisle. Friends may call after 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

She was a member of the News Kingston EUB Church.

In addition to her husband, her survivors include her son, Harry W. Arbegast, Dillsburg R 1; a brother Harvey Shatto, Carlisle; two sisters, Mrs. Frank Gleim, Carlisle R. 2; and Mrs. Annie Worman, Kansas City, Mo.

[Provided by Barry Michie]
Family links: 
  Benjamin L. Shatto (1854 - 1923)
  Mary A Beecher Shatto (1851 - 1882)
  David Parker Arbegast (1878 - 1967)*
  Eleanor Catherine Shatto Herr (1876 - 1940)*
  Harvey Franklin Shatto (1877 - 1962)*
  Isaac Shatto (1878 - 1879)*
  Laura Jane Shatto Arbegast (1881 - 1960)
  Elmer James Shatto (1889 - 1958)**
  Reanie A Shatto Gleim (1892 - 1985)**
*Calculated relationship
Westminster Memorial Gardens
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section C, lot 45, space 3
Maintained by: Scott Shatto
Originally Created by: Family Tree Climber
Record added: Jun 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38023132
Laura Jane <i>Shatto</i> Arbegast
Added by: Barry Michie
Laura Jane <i>Shatto</i> Arbegast
Added by: Family Tree Climber
Laura Jane <i>Shatto</i> Arbegast
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- karen A. Double Hajek
 Added: Oct. 29, 2011

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