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Elizabeth MAGEEAge: 50 years17971847

Name
Elizabeth MAGEE
Married name
Elizabeth SHORT
Birth about 1797 27 23
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth
after January 6, 1800 (Age 3 years)

Birth of a sisterRebecca MAGEE
1803 (Age 6 years)

Birth of a sisterRuth MAGEE
December 17, 1805 (Age 8 years)

Birth of a brotherJoseph MAGEE
about 1807 (Age 10 years)

Birth of a sisterJemina MAGEE
about 1813 (Age 16 years)
MarriageSimeon SHORTView this family
December 27, 1815 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Maria SHORT
1818 (Age 21 years)
Note: The connection of Maria Short of Rankin Co to Siemon Short is circumstantial. Her marriage took place in the same county where Simeon resided in 1838 , in 1840 she lived adjacent to Simeon and the families went to San Augustine Tx at the same time in 1841, along with Simeon's sons Elbern and Jonas Short.
Birth of a son
#2
Elbern SHORT
1820 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Jonas SHORT
1825 (Age 28 years)
Death of a brotherEvan J MAGEE
about 1836 (Age 39 years)
Note: Evans death was chronicled many years later in the Westville News Dated 27 October 1898, which desc…
Death of a brotherEvan J MAGEE
about 1836 (Age 39 years)
Note: Evan Magee was dead by 1837 since his widow's name appeared in the Mississippi census of 1837.
Marriage of a childCharles M IRBYMaria SHORTView this family
January 2, 1838 (Age 41 years)
Note: Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935 about Mariah Short
Death of a fatherJonathan MAGEE
October 1841 (Age 44 years)
Note: Estate Notice for Jonathan Magee, Jackson Mississippian, Oct 22, 1841: December 1841 term of the Probate Court, Simpson County MS. Thomas Hutson and William H Pervis, Adms.
Death of a husbandSimeon SHORT
about 1845 (Age 48 years)
Death of a motherRebecca JAMES
1845 (Age 48 years)

Death 1847 (Age 50 years)

Note: Elizabeth Short, deceased, is mentioned in her father Jonathan's probate in 1847.
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 19, 1793Richmond Co Ga
13 months
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
10 years
younger sister
-2 years
younger sister
-5 years
herself
11 years
younger brother
7 years
younger sister
Family with Simeon SHORT - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 27, 1815St. Tammany Parish LA
3 years
daughter
8 years
son
-4 years
son

Death

Elizabeth Short, deceased, is mentioned in her father Jonathan's probate in 1847.

Note

Unconfirmed reports from the Internet state that Simeon and Elizabeth Short were parents of Jonas Short, Elbern Short and Jackson Short of Jasper Co Tx. Simeon, Jonas and Elbern were all listed on the Conditional Certificates list in 1841 for Jasper Co, Republic of Texas.

MarriageMarriage Entry for Simeon Short and Elizabeth MageeMarriage Entry for Simeon Short and Elizabeth Magee
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Death1847 Jackson MS Newspaper Announcement of Jonathan Magee Probate1847 Jackson MS Newspaper Announcement of Jonathan Magee Probate
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NoteConditional Certificate Recipients in Jasper Co Tx, 1841
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Note: Charles Irby and his Short in-laws were in Jasper Co Tx obtaining land in 1841. Evidently they did not stay but returned to Rankin Co MS by 1850.