The Arnold and Moberly Family Genealogy

William ShortAge: 61 years18471909

Name
William Short
Given names
William
Surname
Short
Birth March 1847
MarriageMahala AveryView this family
November 16, 1870 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Herman Avery Short
July 24, 1874 (Age 27 years)
Death of a sonHerman Avery Short
before December 1875 (Age 28 years)

Note: died young
CensusMahala AveryView this family
June 15, 1880 (Age 33 years)
Shared note: 1880 USA Federal Census Transcription - William Short - household

Citation: HF: 261/266, LN: 48/50, SD 5, ED 184, Page 28 Locality: Big Spring Twp, Shelby Co, IL by Philip E Chapman

NameRaceSexAgeMCRelationOccupationBPFBPMBP
William ShortWM33M(Head)FarmerINENGENG
Mahala A ShortWF31MWifeHeeps HouseINNYKY
Elizabeth AveryWF66WdM-in-Law(none)KYMDKY

Birth of a son
#2
Henry Clifford Short
April 1, 1885 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a son
#3
William Leon Short
September 21, 1888 (Age 41 years)
CensusMahala AveryView this family
June 11, 1900 (Age 53 years)
Shared note: 1900 USA Federal Census Transcription - William Short - household

Citation: HF: 211/214, LN: 76/80, SD 13, ED 54, Sheet 9B Locality: Neoga Village, Neoga Twp, Cumberland Co, IL by Wm H Hurbert

NameRelationRaceSexDOBAgeMCChilBPFBPMBPOccupation
William ShortHeadWMMAR 184753M-29INENGENGFarmer
Mahala A ShortWifeWFMAY 184951M-293/1?INNYKYnone
Henry C ShortSonWMSEP 188515SILININAt School
William L ShortSonWMSEP 188811SILININAt School
Elizabeth AveryM-in-LawWFMAR 181585WD5/1KYMDKY
Mahala A LindleyBoarderWFDEC 188514SIND TERININAt School

Death of a wifeMahala Avery
1908 (Age 60 years)

Burial of a wifeMahala Avery
1908 (Age 60 years)
Note: Inscription reads: 1849-1908
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Julia E Short
about August 1909 (Age 62 years)
Death 1909 (Age 61 years)

Burial 1909 (on the date of death)
Note: Inscription reads: 1847-1909
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
elder sister
6 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
4 years
himself
Family with Mahala Avery - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: November 16, 1870Shelby Co, Indiana, USA
4 years
son
Herman Avery Short
Birth: July 24, 1874Shelby Co, Illinois, USA
Death: before December 1875
11 years
son
4 years
son

Census1880 USA Federal Census Transcription - William Short - household

Citation: HF: 261/266, LN: 48/50, SD 5, ED 184, Page 28 Locality: Big Spring Twp, Shelby Co, IL by Philip E Chapman

NameRaceSexAgeMCRelationOccupationBPFBPMBP
William ShortWM33M(Head)FarmerINENGENG
Mahala A ShortWF31MWifeHeeps HouseINNYKY
Elizabeth AveryWF66WdM-in-Law(none)KYMDKY

Census1900 USA Federal Census Transcription - William Short - household

Citation: HF: 211/214, LN: 76/80, SD 13, ED 54, Sheet 9B Locality: Neoga Village, Neoga Twp, Cumberland Co, IL by Wm H Hurbert

NameRelationRaceSexDOBAgeMCChilBPFBPMBPOccupation
William ShortHeadWMMAR 184753M-29INENGENGFarmer
Mahala A ShortWifeWFMAY 184951M-293/1?INNYKYnone
Henry C ShortSonWMSEP 188515SILININAt School
William L ShortSonWMSEP 188811SILININAt School
Elizabeth AveryM-in-LawWFMAR 181585WD5/1KYMDKY
Mahala A LindleyBoarderWFDEC 188514SIND TERININAt School

Burial
Inscription reads: 1847-1909