Edna Shatto

Female10 January 1889–1985

Brief Life History of Edna

When Edna Shatto was born on 10 January 1889, in Jackson, West Virginia, United States, her father, Robert Riley Shatto, was 30 and her mother, Mary Jane Rhodes, was 21. She married Eustace Talmage Rawling on 20 March 1915, in Jackson, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia, United States in 1920 and Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. She died in 1985, in Fairplain, Jackson, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Fairplain Cemetery, Fairplain, Jackson, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eustace Talmage Rawling
1886–1976
Edna Shatto
1889–1985
Marriage: 20 March 1915
Kathaleen E Rawling
1916–1995
Carroll Eugene Rawling
1923–2012

Sources (18)

  • Edna Rawling, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Edna Shatto, "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930"
  • Edna Shatto, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 March 1915Jackson, West Virginia, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 1

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

    Age 5

    On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

    Age 27

    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of French Château ‘castle, fortified building’ (see Chateau ). Compare Shadow .

    History: It was Jean Nichol(as) Château from Champagne, France, whose surname was changed to Shatto and Shadow after he settled in PA in the middle of the 18th century. His name is listed in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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