Rev Lawrence Francis Schott

Rev Lawrence Francis Schott

Birth
Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 11 Mar 1963 (aged 55)
Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 10705645 · View Source
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Roman Catholic Bishop. He was the son of Thomas Schott and Emma Hofer. Following the death of his father, his mother married Adam Mayan of Danville. The family resided in Danville and belonged to the German parish of Saint Hubert's. Schott was educated at Saint Vincent Preparatory School, College and Seminary, Latrobe, PA. He was ordained to the priesthood in Harrisburg by Bishop McDevitt in 1935, and served as assistant at Holy Trinity, Columbia, and Saint Patrick, Carlisle. He was principal of Harrisburg Catholic High School and pastor of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Mount Carmel. Schott became a monsignor in 1952. He was consecrated as Auxiliary Bishop of Harrisburg by Bishop Leech at Saint Patrick Cathedral in 1956. Schott attended the first session of the Second Vatican Council.


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  • Created by: rjschatz
  • Added: 30 Mar 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10705645
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Lawrence Francis Schott (26 Jul 1907–11 Mar 1963), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10705645, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by rjschatz (contributor 46560566) .