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John Henry Tatspaugh
Birth: Nov. 30, 1858
District Of Columbia, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1937
Laurel
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA

John Tatspaugh Dead at Laurel, Former Navy Yard and Bureau of Printing Employee was Prominent Mason.

Laurel, Md., Oct. 13, 1937. John Henry Tatspaugh,78, died yesterday at his home in Laurel. He was born November 30, 1858, in Washington where he was educated. Mr. Tatspaugh was employed in the Washington Navy Yard for 23 years, the last three as supervisor in the ordnance department. He resigned this position to accept a post in the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. He retired in 1923. He was a member of the Lebanon Lodge of Masons, was exalted in Eureka Chapter, Royal Arch Masons; was knighted in the Orient Commandery, Knights Templar; a member of the convention of Anointed High Priests and was at one time a member of Almas Temple Order of the Mystic Shrine. He was a member of the Eastern Star and had served as a patron. The family moved here from Washington 26 years ago. He belonged to the Laurel Baptist Church and was a regular attendant. Besides his widow, Mrs. Wilhelmina Tatspaugh, he leaves two sons and four daughters. Both sons, Albert and Walter, live in Washington. The daughters, Miss Frances Tatspaugh, Mrs. Helen Clum, Misses Bobbie and Anna Tatspaugh, live in Laurel. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Patrick Tatspaugh (1821 - 1898)
  Salome Lewis Smith Tatspaugh (1832 - 1911)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Ellen Corcoran Tatspaugh (1857 - 1893)*
  Wilhelmina Sophia LaHayne Tatspaugh (1877 - 1955)*
 
 Children:
  Albert Patrick Tatspaugh (1890 - 1952)*
  Salome Elizabeth Tatspaugh (1892 - 1893)*
  Frances Virginia Tatspaugh Sargent (1905 - 1976)*
  Walter Ludlow Tatspaugh (1908 - 1963)*
  Helen Salome Tatspaugh Olson (1909 - 1980)*
  Estelle Elizabeth Tatspaugh Mackey (1913 - 1977)*
  Anna Louise Tatspaugh Shins (1916 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Frances Eggleston Tatspaugh Murray (1855 - 1941)*
  John Henry Tatspaugh (1858 - 1937)
  George W. Tatspaugh (1861 - 1929)*
  Mary Catherine Tatspaugh Rawlings (1865 - 1917)*
  Samuel LeRoy Tatspaugh (1867 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maryland National Memorial Park
Laurel
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: Margaret
Record added: Jul 19, 2010
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John Henry Tatspaugh
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