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Lafferty and Tobias Funeral Home (Altoona, Pa.)

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Lafferty-Tobias Funeral Home records ; Altoona, Blair County, Pennsylvania from actual records by Jim Snyder( Book )

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In 1884 J.P. Lafferty and E.B. Tipton opened a funeral home in Altoona. Tipton left in 1886. In 1894 a son, Charles B., joins the business and it becomes Lafferty & Son until 1907 when Wilford M. John becomes a partner and the firm is named Lafferty & John. In 1911 Wilford John leaves and J.P. Lafferty retires; Charles B. forms partnership with Homer F. Tobias and the business is called Lafferty and Tobias. In 1929 Charles B. Lafferty sells out to Tobias who forms a new partnership with J. Lester Laughlin. When Tobias dies in 1931, the firm is known as Laughlin
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