Dorothy J. Short1,2

b. between 1885 and 1886
  • Name-Married: Dorothy Auld1
  • Birth*: between 1885 and 1886; Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 20 May 1905; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Roy Walton Auld1
  • Residence*: 1910; Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 5 Aug 2017

Family: Roy Walton Auld b. 21 Jun 1884, d. 9 Feb 1953

Citations

  1. [S72] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Marriages: 1851-1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Roy Walton Auld.
  3. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.

Dorothy Lucille Short1

b. 15 October 1907, d. 16 October 1996
  • Name-Married: Lucille Willis2
  • Marriage*: Principal=Harold Willis2
  • Birth*: 15 October 1907; Illinois3,4
  • Residence*: 1910; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1920; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Death*: 16 October 1996; Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 28 Jan 2019

Family: Harold Willis b. 12 Sep 1908, d. Jun 1976

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 164.
  3. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  4. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  5. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Harold Willis - 29 December 2018.

Edna Pearl Short1

b. 2 January 1913, d. 20 June 1969
  • Name-Married: Pearl Rademaker3
  • Marriage*: Principal=Myrl Leslie Rademaker3
  • Birth*: 2 January 19134
  • Residence*: 1920; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1930; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Death*: 20 June 19694
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 25 Feb 2018

Family: Myrl Leslie Rademaker b. 11 Jan 1914, d. 12 Dec 1960

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 164.
  3. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 81.
  4. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 58.
  5. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

Eliza Elizabeth Short1

b. 1839
  • Birth*: 1839; Ohio1
  • Last Edited: 9 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 235.

Emma Short1

  • Last Edited: 10 Aug 2017

Citations

  1. [S114] Green Valley Centennial Association, Green Valley, Illinois: 1872-1972 (Green Valley, Illinois: Green Valley Centennial Association, 1972), p. 67.

Ethel I. Short1,2

b. 1 August 1903, d. 17 August 2003
  • Name-Married: Ethel Bennett1
  • Birth*: 1 August 1903; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1910; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1920; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 5 January 1922; Principal=Earl McClay Bennett3
  • Divorce*: 1929; Principal=Earl McClay Bennett3
  • Residence: 1930; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Occupation*: 1940; Retail Clerk7
  • Residence: 1940; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage: 8 April 1975; Principal=Earl McClay Bennett3
  • Migration*: 1975; To Wisconsin3
  • Migration: 1996; From Wisconsin to Illinois3
  • Residence*: 1996; Roberts, Wisconsin1
  • Religion*: Member of the Christian Church at Emden3
  • Death*: 17 August 2003; Atlanta, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Hopedale3
  • Obituary: 19 August 2003; Bloomington Pantagraph3
  • Burial*: 20 August 2003; Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 2 Feb 2020

Family: Earl McClay Bennett b. 1900, d. 1983

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Lawrence M. Short - 16 February 1996.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Ethel I. Short Bennett.
  3. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Ethel Bennett - 19 August 2003.
  4. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  5. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  7. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Flora Mae Short1,2

b. 4 May 1878, d. 12 January 1940
  • Name-Married: Flora Carnahan1
  • Marriage*: Principal=Doren Berton Carnahan1
  • Birth*: 4 May 1878; Tremont, Tazewell Co., Illinois3,2
  • Residence: 1880; Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: 12 January 1940; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Burial*: 14 January 1940; Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 5 Oct 2016

Family: Doren Berton Carnahan b. 13 Jul 1878, d. 28 Nov 1942

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 77.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Flora Mae Carnahan.
  3. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

Gemima Short1,2

b. 1844, d. 1854
  • Birth*: 1844; Ohio1,2
  • Residence*: 1850; Milford Twp., Knox Co., Ohio1
  • Death*: 18542
  • Last Edited: 29 Nov 2014

Citations

  1. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 235.

George Clifton Short1,2

b. 29 November 1910, d. June 1984
  • Birth*: 29 November 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1,3
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Occupation*: 1940; Farmer4
  • Residence*: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: June 1984; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 24 Nov 2013

Citations

  1. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  2. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  3. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  4. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

George Short Jr.1

b. 5 December 1841, d. 14 October 1916
  • Birth*: 5 December 1841; Licking Co., Ohio3,4,5,6
  • Residence: 1850; Milford Twp., Knox Co., Ohio7
  • Occupation*: 1860; Farmer2
  • Residence: 1860; Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Marriage*: 31 December 1868; near Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Ruth Angelina Mathews3
  • Migration*: March 1869; to Prairie Creek Twp.3
  • Occupation: between 1880 and 1900; Farmer8,5
  • Residence: 1880; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence*: 1900; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Migration: March 1907; To Emden3
  • Death*: 14 October 19166
  • Burial*: 17 October 1916; Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Last Edited: 16 Oct 2016

Family: Ruth Angelina Mathews b. 30 Sep 1850, d. 19 Jan 1941

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 236.
  2. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  3. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.
  4. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 235.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  6. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  7. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  8. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

George Short Sr.1,2

b. 1798, d. 13 November 1855
  • Birth*: 1798; Virginia1,3,2
  • Marriage*: 29 December 1828; Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Principal=Martha McBride1,2,4
  • Migration: 1834; From Romney, Hampshire Co., Virginia to Summit Station, Licking Co., Ohio2
  • Occupation*: 1850; Laborer3
  • Residence*: 1850; Milford Twp., Knox Co., Ohio3
  • Migration*: 1854; To near Circleville, Tazewell Co., Illinois; During the trip from Ohio to Illinois, the family traveling with the caravan stopped to waler the horses at a stream along the way. After they had driven on a ways, they remembered a bucket was left at the slop and sent one of the boys after it. He never returned. They waited and waited but never saw him again. He either lost his way or Indians could have abducted him.1
  • Death*: 13 November 1855; While cutting wood, a chip became lodged in his eye. He stumbled and hit his head on a stump receiving a concussion. He died within a few days.2
  • Last Edited: 18 Mar 2015

Family: Martha McBride b. 1811, d. 1897

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 236.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.
  3. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  4. [S47] "FamilySearch.org". Database. , "West Virginia, Marriages, 1853-1970," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FTQ7-BYS : accessed 1 July 2012), George Short, 1828.
  5. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 235.
  6. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Obituary of Thomas Short - Unidentified Newspaper - Unidentified Date.
  7. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.

Glen Elwood Short1,2,3

b. 8 September 1899, d. 18 September 1989
  • Birth*: 8 September 1899; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1900; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Migration*: To Saint Charles Twp., Saint Charles Co., Missouri2
  • Residence: 1910; Saint Charles Twp., Saint Charles Co., Missouri2
  • Death*: 18 September 1989; Belleville, Saint Clair Co., Illinois5
  • Burial*: Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, St. Clair Co., Illinois6
  • Last Edited: 27 Dec 2019

Citations

  1. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  2. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  3. [S17] United States Selective Service System. "World War I Draft Registration Cards: 1917-1918". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  4. [S149] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Applications & Claims ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015.
  5. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  6. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Glen E. Short.

Hubert Wayne Short1,2,3

b. 29 December 1912, d. 1 June 1989
  • Birth*: 29 December 1912; Missouri1,4,5
  • Death*: 1 June 1989; San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California5
  • Last Edited: 27 Dec 2019

Citations

  1. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  2. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  3. [S149] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Applications & Claims ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015.
  4. [S53] Ancestry.com. "U.S. Public Records Index, Vol. 2". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  5. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.

Ida A. Short1

b. December 1872
  • Name-Married: Ida Simpson2
  • Birth*: December 1872; Illinois3
  • Residence*: 1880; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1900; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: Hedrick, Iowa2
  • Last Edited: 18 Jul 2016

Citations

  1. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.

Ida Jane Short1,2,3

b. 1869, d. 26 February 1953
  • Name-Married: Ida J. Edes2
  • Birth*: 1869; Illinois1,3
  • Residence*: 1880; Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: 22 December 1892; Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Charles Daniel Edes2
  • Death*: 26 February 1953; Vancouver, Clark Co., Washington3
  • Burial*: Oak Grove Cemetery, Saint Charles, Saint Charles Co., Missouri3
  • Last Edited: 17 Feb 2015

Family: Charles Daniel Edes b. 28 May 1867, d. 2 Mar 1943

Citations

  1. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  2. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Ida Jane Short Edes.

Jacob Short1

  • Birth*: Virginia1
  • Last Edited: 9 Dec 2015

Family:

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 235.

James Edward Short1

b. 24 January 1879, d. 15 September 1970

  • Birth*: 24 January 1879; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3,1
  • Residence: 1880; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1900; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 3 November 1903; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Fanny Burnhardt Kendrick6,7
  • Occupation*: between 1910 and 1940; Farmer8,9,10,11
  • Residence*: 1910; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1917; Section 1, Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois12
  • Residence: 1920; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1930; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Residence: 1940; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois11
  • Religion*: Member of the Christian Church at Emden1
  • Death*: 15 September 1970; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Hopedale1
  • Obituary: 16 September 1970; Lincoln Courier1
  • Burial*: 17 September 1970; Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 3 Jun 2018

Family: Fanny Burnhardt Kendrick b. 23 Jun 1883, d. 8 Feb 1959

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of James Short - 16 September 1970.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.
  3. [S18] Ancestry.com. "World War II Draft Registration Cards: 1942". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  6. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 90.
  7. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Fannie Short - 9 February 1959.
  8. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  9. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  10. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  11. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  12. [S44] Prairie Farmer, Reliable Directory of Farmers and Breeders: Logan Co., Illinois (Chicago: Prairie Farmer, 1917), 9. 93.

James Henry Short1,2,3

b. 1834, d. 1 September 1912
  • Birth (alt): 6 March 1831; Virginia3
  • Birth*: 1834; Hampshire Co., Virginia2,4
  • Marriage*: 20 February 1859; Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Sarah Ann Shay5,6
  • Death*: 1 September 1912; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois2,3
  • Burial*: 3 September 1912; Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 8 Oct 2016

Family: Sarah Ann Shay b. 1840, d. 1911

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 236.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 235.
  3. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 182-183.
  4. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Mary Jane Gemberling.
  5. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Mary J. Short Gemberling.
  6. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.

James M. Short1

b. 1830, d. 1898
  • Birth*: 18301
  • Migration*: 1854; From Ohio to Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: 1855; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Nancy Jane Short1
  • Death*: 18981
  • Last Edited: 26 Nov 2013

Family: Nancy Jane Short b. 1833, d. 1916

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 235.

James Russell Short1,2,3

b. 15 March 1928, d. 8 January 2015
  • Birth*: 15 March 1928; near Atlanta, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1940; Atlanta Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Education*: 1942; Attended New Castle School, Atlanta Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 11 June 1946; Principal=Joyce Marie Johnson3
  • Occupation*: Farmer, East Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Religion*: Member of Holy Family Catholic Church at Lincoln4
  • Death*: 8 January 2015; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Obituary: 13 January 2015; Lincoln Courier4
  • Burial*: Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 2 Feb 2020

Family: Joyce Marie Johnson b. 4 Apr 1930, d. 22 Apr 2012

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Lawrence M. Short - 16 February 1996.
  2. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  3. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Joyce M. Short - 24 April 2012.
  4. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of James Short - 13 January 2015.
  5. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  6. [S85] Norma Adams Price and Paul A. Adams, More Momentous Happenings in Atlanta, Illinois :1876-2003 (Atlanta, Illinois: Beverly-Merriam, 2003), p. 82.

John David Short1,2,3

b. 10 July 1873, d. 22 September 1901
  • Birth*: 10 July 1873; Pettis Co., Missouri1,2,3
  • Residence*: 1880; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: 22 September 19013
  • Last Edited: 29 Nov 2014

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 236.
  2. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S47] "FamilySearch.org". Database. , "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.2.1/SYLC-8FW : accessed 27 June 2012), entry for Amanda Almeda /SNIDER/.

John Henry Short1

b. between 1869 and 1870
  • Marriage*: Principal=Nettie Shirley3
  • Birth*: between 1869 and 1870; Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1880; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 26 Jul 2016

Family: Nettie Shirley b. 7 Aug 1875, d. 12 Dec 1949

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 113.
  2. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.

John W. Short1,2

b. 1837, d. 20 January 1863
  • Birth*: 1837; Ohio3,4,2
  • Residence: 1850; Milford Twp., Knox Co., Ohio4
  • Occupation*: 1860; Farmer3
  • Residence*: 1860; Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Military Service*: between 1862 and 1863; Union Army Veteran of the Civil War (Co. A, 108th Illinois Volunteer Regiment1
  • Death*: 20 January 1863; Youngs Point, Louisiana; Died of Chronic Diarrhea aboard the Steamer "J.C. Swan".1,5
  • Last Edited: 23 Feb 2018

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 236.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 235.
  3. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  4. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  5. [S125] Unknown database creator. "Unknown title". Database. Unknown website owner, Registers of Deaths of Volunteers: 1861-1865.

Joseph Benton Short1,2,3,4

b. 23 September 1875, d. 30 November 1958
  • Birth*: 23 September 1875; Tazewell Co., Illinois4,5,6
  • Residence: 1880; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Occupation*: 1900; Farmhand7
  • Residence: 1900; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: 18 June 1907; Green Valley, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Lucy May McHenry8
  • Occupation: between 1910 and 1940; Farmer9,10,11,12
  • Residence: 1910; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois11
  • Residence*: 1917; Section 27, Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois13
  • Residence: 1920; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois10
  • Residence: 1927; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1930; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1940; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois12
  • Death*: 30 November 19584,5
  • Burial*: Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 15 Dec 2017

Family: Lucy May McHenry b. 9 Aug 1885, d. 27 Apr 1944

Citations

  1. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Obituary of Thomas Short - Unidentified Newspaper - Unidentified Date.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 236.
  3. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S47] "FamilySearch.org". Database. , "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.2.1/SYLC-8FW : accessed 27 June 2012), entry for Amanda Almeda /SNIDER/.
  5. [S40] William R. Detmers, Bethel Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2006), p. 36.
  6. [S17] United States Selective Service System. "World War I Draft Registration Cards: 1917-1918". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  8. [S72] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Marriages: 1851-1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  9. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  10. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  11. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  12. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  13. [S78] Prairie Farmer, Reliable Guide of Farmers and Breeders of Tazewell Co., Illinois (Chicago: Prairie Farmer, 1917), p. 83.

Joseph M. Short1,2

b. 1835
  • Birth*: 1835; Virginia1,2
  • Residence*: 1850; Milford Twp., Knox Co., Ohio1
  • Last Edited: 22 Nov 2013

Citations

  1. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 235.

Kitty Arminta Short1,2

b. 23 July 1877, d. 23 March 1880
  • Birth*: 23 July 18772
  • Death*: 23 March 18802
  • Last Edited: 29 Nov 2014

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 236.
  2. [S47] "FamilySearch.org". Database. , "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.2.1/SYLC-8FW : accessed 27 June 2012), entry for Amanda Almeda /SNIDER/.

Laura Short1

  • Last Edited: 23 Sep 2017

Citations

  1. [S114] Green Valley Centennial Association, Green Valley, Illinois: 1872-1972 (Green Valley, Illinois: Green Valley Centennial Association, 1972), p. 83.
  2. [S114] Green Valley Centennial Association, Green Valley, Illinois: 1872-1972 (Green Valley, Illinois: Green Valley Centennial Association, 1972), p. 85.

Lavella Lee Short1,2

b. 15 April 1908, d. 23 May 2007
  • Name-Married: Lavella Hamilton
  • Birth*: 15 April 1908; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1,2
  • Residence*: 1910; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1920; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Graduation*: 1926; Hopedale High School, Hopedale, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Graduation: Brown's Business College, Peoria, Illinois2
  • Occupation*: 1930; Stenographer5
  • Residence: 1930; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1940; McLean, McLean Co., Illinois6
  • Migration*: 1973; From McLean, Illinois to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania2
  • Migration: 2002; From Pittsburgh to Poland, Ohio2
  • Religion*: Member of the Brentwood Presbyterian Church at Pittsburgh2
  • Death*: 23 May 2007; Poland, Ohio1,2
  • Last Edited: 23 Nov 2013

Family:

Citations

  1. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  2. [S76] News Article, The Delavan Times, Delavan, Illinois, Obituary of Lavella Lee Hamilton - 30 May 2007.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  5. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  6. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Lawrence McKinley Short1,2,3

b. 10 June 1894, d. 14 February 1996
  • Birth*: 10 June 1894; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4,5,6,3
  • Residence*: 1900; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1910; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: between 1915 and 1916; Principal=Mary Elizabeth (Maria) Meyer1,8
  • Widowed*: 25 February 19179
  • Military Service*: U.S. Army Veteran of WW I, serving in France5
  • Occupation: 1920; Baker10
  • Residence: 1920; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Marriage*: 28 January 1922; Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois; Principal=Grayce M. Mammen11
  • Occupation: between 1930 and 1940; Farmer8,12
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1940; Atlanta Twp., Logan Co., Illinois12
  • Residence: 1942; Atlanta Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Migration*: 1943; Moved from the farm in Atlanta Twp. into Atlanta, Illinois13
  • Occupation*: between 1947 and 1968; Owned and Operated Short Nursing Homes ("The Maples") at Atlanta, Illinois5,13
  • Employer*: Caterpillar Tractor Co., East Peoria, Illinois5
  • Notes*: Member of the American Legion at Atlanta and the Atlanta Masonic Lodge5
  • Religion*: Member of the Eminence Christian Church, Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Death*: 14 February 1996; Atlanta, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Bartman Nursing Home, Eminence Twp., Logan Co.5,6
  • Obituary: 16 February 1996; Bloomington Pantagraph14
  • Burial*: 19 February 1996; Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5,15
  • Last Edited: 2 Feb 2020

Family 1: Mary Elizabeth (Maria) Meyer b. 2 Mar 1897, d. 25 Feb 1917

Family 2: Grayce M. Mammen b. 20 Sep 1900, d. 12 Dec 1971

Citations

  1. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 8.
  2. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  3. [S18] Ancestry.com. "World War II Draft Registration Cards: 1942". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Lawrence M. Short - 16 February 1996.
  6. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  7. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  8. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  9. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Marie Elizabeth Short.
  10. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  11. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Grayce Short - 13 December 1971.
  12. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  13. [S85] Norma Adams Price and Paul A. Adams, More Momentous Happenings in Atlanta, Illinois :1876-2003 (Atlanta, Illinois: Beverly-Merriam, 2003), p. 88.
  14. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Lawrence Short - 16 February 1996.
  15. [S40] William R. Detmers, Bethel Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2006), p. 36.

Lela L. Short1

b. 26 July 1897, d. 5 April 1987
  • Birth*: 26 July 1897; Illinois2,3
  • Residence*: 1900; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1910; Saint Charles Twp., Saint Charles Co., Missouri4
  • Residence: 1920; Saint Charles Twp., Saint Charles Co., Missouri5
  • Marriage*: Principal=Harry Armstrong Dotson6
  • Residence: 1940; Saint Charles Twp., Saint Charles Co., Missouri6
  • Death*: 5 April 1987; Saint Charles, Saint Charles Co., Missouri3,1,7
  • Burial*: 7 April 1987; Oak Grove Cemetery, Saint Charles, Saint Charles Co., Missouri1,7
  • Last Edited: 27 Dec 2019

Family: Harry Armstrong Dotson b. 7 Jan 1895, d. 23 Jun 1965

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Lela L. Dotson.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  3. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  4. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  5. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  7. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Death Notice - St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch - 6 April 1987.